Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
South Elgin High School Federal Education Study: Common Core Standards Forum.

Common Core Standards Forum with Dr. Cynthia Campbell of NIU
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Tyler Towers Clubhouse
1450 Plymouth Ln,
Elgin, IL 60123
Board Meeting.

Attend this action-oriented meeting to bring our local programs alive. Key community issues are always discussed in a non-partisan manner.
Saturday, October 1, 2011-Saturday, November 5, 2011
Elgin YWCA
220 East Chicago Street
Elgin, IL 60120
How to Run for Public Office: A Woman's Focus.

Are you interested in becoming a civic leader? Let us help you!

The YWCA Elgin and the LWVEA are offering a workshop that will help participants understand the process of becoming a civic leader and how to achieve this goal.

- October 1: Orientation and the Nuts & Bolts Running for Political Office
- October 15: Building Your Leadership Team,
Define Your Message & Public Speaking
- October 29: Fundraising Activities
- November 5: Mobilize to Win Election Day

For more information, or to register, visit or call the YWCA Elgin at 847.742.7930
Thursday, October 13, 2011
DePaul University
Naperville Campus
Voices for Illinois Children: Kids Count Symposium.

Voices for Illinois Children: Kids Count Symposium
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Batavia Library Federal Education Study: Funding.

Forum with Ralph Martire of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
The Anvil Club
309 Meier Ave
East Dundee, IL 60118
LWV Annual Holiday Dinner.

Join us for the League's annual holiday dinner on Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 at the Anvil Club.

Additional details to be provided.