Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We host meetings and events for the public and League members. Everyone is welcome!

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, July 18, 2019
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Prescott Centennial Center
Antelope Hills Golf Course
City Council Candidate Forum. The League of Women Voters of Central Yavapai County and the Good Governance Committee are hosting this event. The objective is to inform as many people as possible of the positions of each candidate. Those running are Cathey Rusing and incumbents Jim Lamerson, Billie Orr, and Steve Sischka.
Saturday, September 7, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Yavapai College
1100 E. Sheldon Street
Building 3, Room 119
Prescott
Single Payer Medical Insurance. One of the prime issues in the election of 2020 will be Medicare for All vs. the Affordable Care Act and/or Private health insurance. Join our experts to evaluate the options available to ensure adequate affordable healthcare for all.
Thursday, October 10, 2019
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Yavapai College
1100 E. Sheldon Street
Building 3, Room 119
Prescott
Mediation/Dealing with Conflict. Are we really listening or just talking at each other? How do we negotiate conflict and the polarization of viewpoints in our relationships and our political positions? Civil Discourse is more important than ever today in an increasingly complex society.
Saturday, November 9, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Yavapai College
1100 E. Sheldon Street
Building 3, Room 119
Food Insecurity, Food Banks, School Food Programs. Let's re-assess the pernicious problem of food insecurity in Central Yavapai County. Low income and unemployed families are experiencing difficulty in providing adequate and affordable nutritional food sources for their families. Non-profit, volunteer food shelves, food banks, and school food supplement programs are attempting to fill in the gap.
Thursday, January 16, 2020
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Yavapai College
1100 E. Sheldon Street
Building 3, Room 119
Prescott
Juvenile Justice and Re-Entry. Details to follow.