Calendar

September

Member Meeting: Strengthening the League of Women Voters as an Action Group
When: Wednesday, September 27, 5:30-7:30 PM
Where: Washington County Extension Service at 2536 N. McConnell Ave., Fayetteville
Learn about the proposed constitutional amendments and
initiated acts to appear on the November ballot in Arkansas.

October

Drinks & Dialogue
When: Wednesday, October 18, 5:30–6:30 PM
Where: Fresco Restaurant, 112 W. Center St. #100, Fayetteville
Learn about the advocacy positions of LWVWC.

Lifelong Housing: Learn from the Builders
When: Wednesday, October 25, 5:30-7:30 PM
Where: Washington Regional Pat Walker Senior Center auditorium located at 12 E. Appleby, Fayetteville
A panel of builders will discuss the issue of building housing to meet the needs of an aging population.

November

Stop Gun Violence, Help Save Lives
When: Nov. 9, 5:30-7:30 PM
Where: Fayetteville Public Library

Drinks & Dialogue
When:
Nov. 21, 5:30-6:30 PM
Where: Fresco Restaurant, 112 W. Center St. #100, Fayetteville

December

LWVWC Holiday Social with Citizens First Congress
When:  Wednesday, December 6, 6:00-8:00PM
Where:  Butterfield Trail Village Lodge
Bill Kopsky, executive director of Arkansas Public Policy Panel/Citizens First Congress, will speak at 6:30.

 

 

January

Drinks & Dialogue
When: January 17, 5:30-6:30PM
Where: Fresco Restaurant, 112 W. Center St. #100, Fayetteville

Plan Topics for 2018-1019
When: January 25, 5:30-7:30PM Moved to February 13!!
Where: Home of Joyce Hale, 285 W. Cleburn St., Fayetteville
Review positions of LWVWC, LWVAR, and LWV here.
Sharing some wine or cheese to go with a bowl of soup would be appreciated.

 

February

Plan Topics for 2018-1019
When: February 13, 5:30-8:00PM
Where: Home of Joyce Hale, 285 W. Cleburn St., Fayetteville
Review positions of LWVWC, LWVAR, and LWV here.
Sharing some wine or cheese to go with a bowl of soup would be appreciated.

Redistricting Commission Proposal
When: February 22, 6:00-8:00PM
Where: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Fayetteville, Parish Hall
Speaker: David Couch
Learn about a proposal for a redistricting commission for Arkansas.

March

Drinks & Dialogue
When: Thursday, March 1,  5:30-6:30PM
Where: Apple Blossom Brewing Company, 1550 Zion Road #1, Fayetteville
Join us for an informal conversation with Zessna Garcia for a better sense of what “DACAmented” youth are facing.

NWA’s Homeless Population: Understanding and Addressing Their Complicated Needs
When: Thursday, March 15, 5:00PM social time, 5:30-6:30PM program
Where: Genesis Church, 205 M.L.K. Jr Blvd, Fayetteville, AR 72701 ((479) 442-1827)
Panel with each participant explaining what each person (or their organization) is doing to address homelessness in NWA.

Women’s History Banquet
When: March 26, 2018, 5:30PM reception; 6:00PM dinner and program
Where: Mermaids Restaurant, 2217 N. College Avenue, Fayetteville
Tickets are $30.00 and may be obtained from Glenda Patterson, email: glpatterson01@gmail.com.

 

April

Equal Pay
When: Tuesday, April 10,  5:30-8:00PM
Where:
Ozark Literacy Council, 2596 N. Keystone Crossing, Fayetteville
Drinks & Dialogue
When: Thursday, April 19,  5:30-6:30PM
Where: Whole Hog Cafe, Fiesta Square, 3009 North College, Fayetteville
Topic: Student Loans and Debt Constraints

 

 

May

Annual Meeting and Potluck
When: Wednesday, May 17, 5:30-8:00PM
Where: Lodge at Butterfield Trail Village
Annual business meeting and potluck
Speaker is Lisa Corrigan.