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Calendar of LWVLA Events

Master Calendar of LWVLA Events and Activities

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, February 16, 2015
 
LEAGUE OFFICE CLOSED TODAY Happy President's Day.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
6:00-7:15 p.m.
Canoga Park Elks Lodge
20925 Osborne St.
Canoga Park, CA 91304
LAUSD District 3 Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
7:30-8:30 p.m.
Canoga Park Elks Lodge
20925 Osborne St.
Canoga Park, CA 91304
LACC Board of Trustees Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Culver City Senior Center
Crafts Room
4095 Overland Avenue
Culver City, CA 90232
Culver City Unit Meeting. February Local Unit Meeting Topic: The Proposed League Consolidation
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Cal State Los Angeles Student Union Theatre

5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032
2015 Los Angeles City Council District 14 Candidate Forum. Please join the Pat Brown Institute at Cal State LA, LWV Los Angeles, and KABC Channel 7 for a candidate debate in one of the city's most closely watched primary races: for the seat on the 2015 Los Angeles City Council's District 14. Council district 14 includes the communities of Boyle Heights, Downtown Los Angeles, El Sereno and Northeast Los Angeles. The event will be live streamed on abc7.com.

Confirmed candidates: Mario Chavez, Nadine Diaz, Jose Huizar, Gloria Molina. All Los Angeles City Clerk certified candidates invited.

Moderator: Marc Brown, KABC co-anchor Register Now: http://tinyurl.com/LACityCD14Debate

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
12:00-1:00 p.m.
UTLA Building
LWV Los Angeles Office
3303 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 310
Los Angeles, CA 90010-1700
Parole, Snitch, or Die: Understanding Supermax Incarceration in California and the Nation. Keramet Reiter, UC Irvine, will provide an overview of the use and impact of long-term solitary confinement in state prisons.

Brown bag lunch event: You're encouraged to bring your own lunch.

RSVP to bblunch@lwvlosangeles.org.

Thursday, February 19, 2015
9:30 a.m. Coffee & 10:00 a.m. Meeting
Palms Rancho Public Library
2920 Overland Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90064
University/Westside Unit Meeting. February Local Unit Meeting Topic: The Proposed League Consolidation
Thursday, February 19, 2015
12:30 p.m.
Canoga Park Library
20939 Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA 91303
Valley and Las Virgenes Unit Meeting. February Local Unit Meeting Topic: Pros & Cons of the March 3, 2015 Ballot Measures Charter Amendments 1 & 2 and The Proposed League Consolidation
Saturday, February 21, 2015
10:00 a.m.
UTLA Building/League Office
3303 Wilshire Blvd. #310
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Los Feliz/Silver Lake Unit Meeting. February Local Unit Meeting Topic: The Proposed League Consolidation
Monday, February 23, 2015
7:45 p.m.
Private Home Westside Evening Unit Meeting. February Local Unit Meeting Topic: The Proposed League Consolidation

For more information, please call (213) 368-1616.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Ivanhoe Elementary School
2828 Herkimer Street
Silver Lake, CA 90039
L.A. City Council District 4 Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
3:30-6:00 p.m.
Orange Grove Bistro
Northridge Room

18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330
Human Trafficking Community Forum. Human trafficking has become one of the fastest growing criminal enterprises in the country and the Los Angeles area is one of the top areas of this scourge. Becoming part of the expanding community investigating how the exploitation of children and adults is affecting our area, there will be a public forum presented by the League of Women Voters of Los Angeles and the California State University of Northridge.

The public is invited to attend to hear from survivors, local officials and agencies working to save those being trafficked.

Please RSVP by February 20- Sandra Trutt, s.trutt@verizon.net

Free parking available in front of the Bistro Lot G1 (entrance on Zelzah Avenue)

Forum Flyer

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
TBA
Plummer Park
7377 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
West Hollywood City Council Candidate Forum.
Monday, March 23, 2015
6:00-8:30 p.m.
Katy Geissert Torrance Memorial Library
3301 Torrance Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90503
LWV Beach Cities Tri-League Lasagna Supper.
MONEY IN POLITICS - CITIZENS UNITED - VOTING RIGHTS Guest Speaker
Hinnaneh Qazi, Common Cause Operations Director
Cost $20

Send your reservations to:
League of Women Voters Beach Cities
629 19th Street
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Reservations are due by March 14, 2015

RSVP FORM

Saturday, March 28, 2015
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Carson Center
801 E. Carson St., Room 107
Carson, CA 90745
LWV LA County Convention. The Los Angeles County League is hosting their 53rd Annual Convention on Saturday, March 28, 2015. The Keynote speaker will be Hilda Solis. She will talk about a New Supervisor's Perspective of LA County. $20 includes breakfast buffet. Free parking available. Please RSVP to Sandra Trutt, s.trutt@verizon.net or call (213) 368-1616.

Event Flyer

Saturday, June 27, 2015
TBA
TBA 2015 Annual Meeting. The meeting is planned for Saturday, June 27. Location and additional details will be announced at a later time.

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