Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis November Board Meeting.
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis Coffee: LWVUS Study on Money in Politics.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis December Board Meeting.
Saturday, December 5, 2015
9:30AM - 12:00PM
Riverway Lobster House, Route 28, South Yarmouth December Social and Program (Speaker).
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis January Board Meeting.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
10:00AM
Panera Bread, Hyannis Third Week Coffee.
Saturday, January 23, 2016
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Cape Cod Community Media Center, 17 Shad Hole Road, Dennisport Don't Just Stand There, Run!.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis February Board Meeting.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
10:00AM
Hot Chocolate Sparrow, Orleans Third Week Coffee.
Friday, February 26, 2016
8:30am
Cape Cod Community College - Lorusso Solarium Legislative Breakfast.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis March Board Meeting.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
10:00AM
  Third Week Coffee.
Saturday, March 19, 2016
10:00AM - 12:00PM
  Health Committee Forum.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis April Board Meeting.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis May Board Meeting.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
5:00PM - 7:00PM
  Annual Meeting.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
9:30AM
Cape Cod Five Bank, Main St., South Dennis June Board Meeting.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
9:30 am
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
5:00PM - 7:30PM
Cape Cod Community College - Lorusso Building Open Membership Meeting with Dan Wolf.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
3:00PM
Cape Cod Community College - Tilden Arts Center Jimmy Tingle Fundraiser. Please click here for more information:

http://lwvcapecod.org/FundRaiserforSchoolsTingle.html

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
9:30 am
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Saturday, October 15, 2016
9:00AM - 11:30
Cape Cod Community College, Tilden Arts Center Candidates Forum.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
TBD
TBD Third Week Coffee.
Saturday, October 22, 2016
10 AM - 2 PM
  Charter School Study/Consensus.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
 
  Election Day. Time To VOTE!
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
10AM
Amy Harris
4 Chapel Hill Lane
South Harwich
Third Week Coffee.
Saturday, December 3, 2016
9:30 AM
RIVERWAY LOBSTER HOUSE
1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth
Holiday Brunch. SPEAKER : Andi Genser, Executive Director, WE CAN BRUNCH BUFFET Fresh Fruit Pastries (mini muffins, mini Danish, scones) Vegetable Quiche Bacon and Sausage French Toast Coffee, Tea and Juice
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
9:30 - 1:30
Harwich Community Center, Oak Street, Harwich Charter School Study. Welcome with coffee and pastries at 9:00 Please bring a brown bag lunch.
Sunday, January 1, 2017
TBD
TBD Program Planning per LWVMA. To take place in January/February. Details to follow.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Thursday, January 19, 2017
10AM
Panera Bread
Hyannis

In K-Mart Plaza on Rte 132, across from Cape Cod Mall
Third Week Coffee.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
TBD
TBD Legislative Breakfast. This is to take place in the February/March time frame. Details to follow.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
10AM
Buckies

554 Main St/Route 28
Dennisport
Third Week Coffee.
Saturday, March 4, 2017
10AM
Harwich Community Center 100 Oak Street Harwich MA 02645 Getting Big Money Out of Politics. Speaker Jeff Clemens of American Promise will speak on getting big money out of the American political process.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Monday, March 20, 2017
10AM
Rendezvous Cafe, Hyannis
394 Main Street - attached to Puritan
Third Week Coffee.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
5:00PM - 7:00PM
The Dolphin Restaurant
Main Street
Barnstable Village
LWV CCA Cocktails and Conversation.
LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS

-Environment -Voting -Money in Politics -Women Representation-19th Amendment -Democracy -Civic Education -Water Resources-Presidency -Public Policy -Legislation -Health Care -International Relations -Congress -OPPORTUNITY-Human Trafficking -Action -United Nations Advocacy-Elections Conventions -HOUSING -Immigration
-Land Use -Social Policy -EQUAL RIGHTS -Gun Control
-Impact on Issues Freedom Positions

YOU ARE INVITED

We welcome you to the League of Women Voters of Cape Cod Area and please join us for cocktails and conversation.

$7 per member, no charge for member's guest

RSVP: Scotti Finnegan, scottifinnegan@gmail.com

Invitation

Saturday, April 1, 2017
TBD
TBD State of the County.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
10AM
TBD Third Week Coffee.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
5:00PM
Sea View, Dennisport Annual Meeting.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
9:30 AM
Cape Cod Five, Dennis Board Meeting.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
TBD
TBD Third Week Coffee.
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
9:30-12 noon
Cape Cod Five, Dennis LWVCC Board Meeting.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
10-4pm
Cape Cod Mall
Hyannis, MA
National Voter Registration Day!. LWVCCA Voter Registration Drive
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
9:30 am
Cape Cod Five
Rt. 134
South Dennis, MA
LWVCCA Board Meeting. (all members welcome)
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
 
State House
Boston, MA
Day On the Hill.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
 
100 Oak St
Harwich, MA
First Amendment Forum @ Harwich Community Center. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Peter Ubertaccio.

He is the Stonehill College professor on the American Presidency, Constitutional Law, and Governance in the Modern Era.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
9:30 am
Cape Cod Five
Rt. 134
South Dennis, MA
LWVCCA Board Meeting. (all members welcome)
Saturday, December 2, 2017
 
1338 Route 28
South Yarmouth
Holiday Brunch @ Riverway Lobsterhouse. THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF THE CAPE COD AREA

INVITE YOU TO A HOLIDAY BRUNCH

"The League - Visible, Viable and Relevant"

Kris Eastman and Judy Zaunbrecher, LWVMA Voter Service

Lee Bono, LWVMA Vice-President

Saturday, December 2, 2017

9:30 + 11:30 a.m.

Riverway Lobster House

1338 MA 28, South Yarmouth

$16 per person, bring a friend!

RSVP by 11/30/17 Amy Harris

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
9:30am
Cape Cod Five
Rt. 134,
South Dennis, MA
LWVCCA Board Meeting. (all members welcome)
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
10:30am
142 Main St, Sandwich, MA 02563 Mass Action + Your Voice in Legislation. Nancy Brumback is our speaker on the 16th of this month at the Sandwich Library.

As chair of the LWVMA Legislative Action Committee, Nancy will speak about how bills make their way through the Legislature's two-year session, each followed by a designated League legislative specialist who researches the bill, recommends League action and writes testimony on the League's position to submit to the relevant committee of the Legislature. She will also share with us how we, as individual members, can support/advocate for those bills.

The meeting will be held in the basement of the library (coffee will be available).

The Library is located in the middle of Sandwich Village, across from Dan'l Webster Inn, where Main Street and Route 130 converge.

All LWV members and guests welcome. RSVP to Amy Harris.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
9:30am
Cape Cod 5 Boardroom
Dennis, MA
LWVCCA Board Meeting. All members are invited to attend.
Saturday, February 10, 2018
5:30-8:00pm
Cape Media Center, Shad Hole Road, Dennisport MEDIA LITERACY AND FAKE NEWS: Decoding Media in 2018. This panel discussion will feature distinguished veterans of the Cape press corps discussing topics of journalistic bias and voter confidence in the news. Moderator for the evening will be Matt Pitta, veteran Cape Cod broadcaster, professor of journalism at Emerson College and Suffolk University and currently News Director of Cape Cod Broadcasting Media. Panel Paul Provonost, Publisher, Cape Cod Times Bill Hough, Publisher, Falmouth Enterprise Craig Salters, Editor, Barnstable Patriot Marianne Stanton Editor & Publisher, Nantucket Inquirer Tim Wood, Editor, Cape Cod Chronicle Mindy Todd, Managing Director, Editorial, WCAI/NPR
Thursday, March 1, 2018
 
  Future events. March TBD @Cape Cod Community College Breakfast with Massachusetts State Legislators
Saturday, March 31, 2018
 
http://review.wizehive.com/contests/get-in-the-game-and-vote Deadline: STUDENT VIDEO CONTEST. Calling all Massachusetts High School Students!

In Fall 2018, we will be electing one U.S. senator, nine U.S. representatives, our governor and other state constitutional officers, all state legislators in both houses, and other positions.

WE NEED YOU to create a 30-second video to remind people to GET IN THE GAME...AND VOTE! Democracy is not a spectator sport and no one should sit on the sidelines.

We will publicize the videos throughout the state, and you could win up to $500 for your entry.

Help us motivate the vote by entering your video between February 1 and March 31, 2018.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
9:30am
Cape Cod Five, Rt. 134, South Dennis Board Meeting. All members welcome.
Thursday, April 12, 2018
6:30 pm
Cape Cinema, Dennis "MAKING A KILLING: Guns, Greed and the NRA". Thursday April 12, 6:30 pm, Cape Cinema, Dennis - This documentary tells the stories of how guns, and the billions of dollars made off from them, affect the lives of everyday Americans. It features personal stories from people across the country who have been affected by gun violence, including survivors and victims' families and exposes how the powerful gun companies and the NRA are resisting responsible legislation for the sake of profit -- and thereby putting people in danger. (103 min.) LWVCCA is co-sponsoring this film. Proceeds will benefit student #NeverAgain organizations.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
9:30 a.m.
Cape Cod Five, Rt. 134, South Dennis Board Meeting. May 1st - All members welcome.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
5-8pm
Seaview Restaurant
76 Chase Avenue, Dennis Port
Annual Meeting of Membership. Join fellow League members and guests for our annual gathering to vote on new officers and directors and discuss plans for the coming year. Enjoy a sunset view, a short Annual Business Meeting, a delicious buffet and meet our guest speaker

ALISA GALAZZI, new CEO of Housing Assistance Corporation (HAC) Cost $32 - Reservations by Tuesday, May 8

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
9:30am
Cape Cod Five, Rt. 134, South Dennis Board Meeting. All members welcome.
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
 
  Primary Voting Registration Deadline. Register at http://www.Vote411.org
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
 
  Massachusetts Primary Voting. See your voting info and ballot here: http://www.Sec.State.MA.US
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
 
  General Voting Registration Deadline. Go to http://www.Sec.State.MA.US to update your registration address or status.
Friday, November 2, 2018
 
  Early Voting Ends / Absentee Voting Starts.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
  Massachusetts General Election Voting.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
9:30 am
Cap Cod Five
Route 134, Dennis, MA
Board Meeting.
Saturday, December 1, 2018
9:30am
Riverway Lobster House Holiday Brunch.