Voting Rights Townhall Oct 23

Voting Rights Town Hall

Panelists: ACLU, ACCESS,

MI Civil Rights Commission, Michigan Voice

Your rights  ●  Nonpartisan information  ●  Voter suppression

with State Legislators

Senator Morris Hood ● Senator David Knezek

Representative Abdullah Hammoud ● Representative Sylvia Santana

Monday, October 23, 6 pm

Henry Ford College Forfa Auditorium

A project of the League of Women Voters – U.S.   Public Advocacy for Voter Protection (PAVP)

LWVDDH Book Group: Nov 14th Meet-up

LWVDDH Book Group!!

Members of the LWVDDH (and friends) will be meeting on: 

Thursday, November 14th from 3-5 pm 

In the Lounge of Christ Episcopal Church

120 N. Military, Dearborn, MI 48124. 

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Peggy Kearney at: peggy.kearney@yahoo.com/248-882-1254 (cell)

This time we will be discussing Hillary and Chelsea Clinton’s book:

The Book of Gutsy Women: 

Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience

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Hope to see you there!! 

Great Waters, Great Economy LWVDDH October 2019 Meeting

lwvddh-october-2019-meeting-flyerEmpowering Voters, Defending Democracy

Center for Michigan Community Conversation

Great Waters, Great Economy

    Saturday October 19, 2019   

10:00 – 11:00  a.m.

Christ Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall

120 N. Military Ave. (at Cherry Hill)

Please join your neighbors for a guided town hall conversation about Michigan’s waters and the economic activity they make possible.  During this meeting, you will be able to share what your priorities are, and how Michigan should approach growing our economy while caring for our water.

This event is in partnership with the nonprofit, nonpartisan Center for Michigan (www.BridgeMI.com/YourWater) as part of its statewide Your Water, Your Voice campaign which aims to gather resident input for its Citizen’s Water Agenda. This report will be delivered to every elected state leader.                       

Please join us and have YOUR voice be heard.

All are welcome.  Continental breakfast will be available.

Church is accessible with wheelchair ramp and elevator available.

Sponsored by:  League of Women Voters Dearborn/Dearborn Heights

www.lwvddh.org    https://www.facebook.com/lwvddh.org

www.Vote411.org     313-278-6476     info@lwvddh.org

and

AAUW Dearborn (MI) branch     www.dearborn-mi.aauw.net

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September 2019 Membership Meeting!

Empowering Voters, Defending Democracy

Member “Kickoff” Meeting

Thursday, September 19

7:00 pm

Christ Episcopal Church

120 N. Military Ave. (at Cherry Hill)

If you are a long time member or a fairly new member, please join other members to catch up on ongoing League activities and what we hope to be doing over the next year.  Hopefully, something will pique your interest.  

We will enjoy dessert and coffee while we talk League “business”

and help to share ideas for League activities.  If you know someone who is interested in the LWV, please invite them.  They are warmly welcome.

Hope you can make it.

League of Women Voters Dearborn/Dearborn Heights

www.lwvddh.org    https://www.facebook.com/lwvddh.org

www.Vote411.org     313-278-6476     info@lwvddh.org

LWVDDH Book Group: September 2019 Meeting

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LWVDDH Book Group!!

Members of the LWVDDH (and friends) will be meeting on: 

Wednesday, September 25th at 5 pm 

In the Lounge of Christ Episcopal Church

120 N. Military, Dearborn, MI 48124. 

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Peggy Kearney at: peggy.kearney@yahoo.com/248-882-1254 (cell)

This time we will be discussing Jess Hill’s book:

See What You Made Me Do: 

Power, Control and Domestic Abuse

Hope to see you there!! 

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WATCH | Dearborn Heights City Council Forum July 2019

The League of Women Voters held a Candidate Forum for the City Council Council of the City of Dearborn Heights.

Click here to visit the League’s Voter Guide for this upcoming primary.

LWVDDH Book Club August 2019 Meet-up

LWVDDH Book Group!!

Members of the LWVDDH (and friends) will be meeting on: 

Thursday, August 8th at 1 pm 

In the Lounge of Christ Episcopal Church

120 N. Military, Dearborn, MI 48124. 

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Peggy Kearney at: peggy.kearney@yahoo.com/248-882-1254 (cell)

This time we will be discussing Nicholas D. Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn’s book:

Half the Sky: 

Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

Hope to see you there!! 

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Candidates Forum – Dearborn Heights City Council Primary Election (2019)

Candidates Forum Dearborn Heights City Council Primary Election

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Caroline Kennedy Public Library

24590 George

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

All candidates running for three open seats on the Dearborn Heights City Council have been invited to participate in this live forum.  A primary election on August 6 will determine which candidates will be listed on the November ballot.  

The forum will be taped for future viewing on the League of Women Voters Dearborn-Dearborn Heights website.

All are welcome.  Please join us!!

League of Women Voters Dearborn/Dearborn Heights

www.Vote411.org     313-278-6476     info@lwvddh.org

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Book Discussion: The Moment of Lift June 27th

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Our first book discussion was so much fun—we are going to meet again!

Members of the LWVDDH (and friends) will be meeting on:

Thursday, June 27th at 1 pm in the Lounge of Christ Episcopal Church

120 N. Military, Dearborn, MI 48124

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Peggy Kearney at: peggy.kearney@yahoo.com/248-882-1254 (cell)

This time we will be discussing Melinda Gates’ book:

The Moment of Lift: How Impowering Women Changes the World

“In her book, Melinda tells the stories of the inspiring people she’s met through her work all over the world, digs into the data, and powerfully illustrates issues that need our attention―from child marriage to gender inequity in the workplace.”

― President Barack Obama