Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, May 16, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Yavapai College, Verde Valley Campus
601 Black Hills Drive
Clarkdale, AZ
LWVAZ Convention 2015. A day and half of workshops and networking with League members from around the state! Registration opening soon with more information.
Saturday, May 2, 2015
9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Prescott Centennial Center
1989 Clubhouse Drive
Prescott, AZ
LWVCYC Annual Meeting. This is our Annual Business Meeting where we discuss the proposed studies/program, budget and the slate of officers for the 2015-2016 board. It will be a breakfast meeting at a cost of $15 per member. You may pay at the door or beforehand by sending your check to PO Box 11538, Prescott, 86304.

We need a quorum of members, so please mark your calendars for this meeting, and do RSVP!

Saturday, April 11, 2015
9:00-11:30 am
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive, Prescott, AZ
Mid-Session Legislative Update. Our Legislators, Karen Fann, Noel Campbell and Steve Pierce will provide an update to members and guests about this year's legislative session.
Saturday, April 4, 2015
9:00-11:30 am
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive, Prescott, AZ
Mid-Session Legislative Update. Our Legislators, Karen Fann, Noel Campbell and Steve Pierce will provide members and guests about this new and exciting legislative session.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
9:00-11:30 am
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive, Prescott, AZ
Yavapai County's Mental Health Court System. Judge Cele Hancock and Chief Probation Officer John Morris will present on Yavapai County's new Mental Health Court. Members and guests are welcome to attend.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
9:00-11:30 am
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive, Prescott, AZ
Membership Meeting - Program Planning for State and Local. League members meet to discuss the priorities for the '15-'16 general meetings and activities. We review our positions to determine updates, revisions or re-study to further our stance and take action. This is an important meeting for members to have input into the effectiveness of our League. Any updates to positions will be voted upon at our Annual Meeting, May 2.

We will also review the State positions since our convention is this May, where any changes or updates would be voted upon.

Guests are welcome, if they are interested in joining the League.

Saturday, January 3, 2015
9:00-11:30 am
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive, Prescott, AZ
Common Core Standards - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. We have an excellent panel to discuss the Common Core State Standards and present their views. Donna Davis with Expect More Arizona; Tim Carter, Yavapai County Superintendent of Schools; Billie Orr, Past Deputy to the AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction; and Maureen Erickson, Governing Board Member Prescott Unified School District. As always, the public is welcome.
Saturday, December 6, 2014
12:00 Noon -
Prescott Crush Wine Cafe
Frontier Village in Prescott
Holiday Social. Members and Friends Save the date!
Saturday, November 1, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive
Prescott, AZ
The Impact of the Affordable Care Act. The ACA just finished it's first year and we'd like to know the impact this law has had for our hospitals, health department, mental health parity with primary care and local business. We have invited an excellent panel of speakers to inform us:

Brian Hoefle, Chief Financial Officer of YRMC

Richard Dehnert, Community Relations Manager for Spectrum Healthcare & Member of the Yavapai County Board of Health

Marnie Uhl, Executive Director, Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce

David McAtee, Community Relations Specialist with Yavapai County Community Health Services & Manager of the Outreach and Enrollment program for YCCHS

The public is welcome to join us!

Saturday, October 4, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive
Prescott, AZ 86301
Voter Rights and Referendums. We have an information-packed meeting for October! Sheriff Scott Mascher and County Administrator Phil Bourdon will give a brief presentation on the Jail Tax which will be on the November ballot. League members will present on the pros & cons of the three ballot initiatives, Jonathan Alanis with Arizona Advocacy Network will speak about Voting Rights, and Shayna Stevens, President of the Arizona Student Association will speak about with the ASA is doing on campuses to help promote the youth vote.
Saturday, September 6, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Las Fuentes Resort Village
1035 Scott Drive
Prescott
Money in Politics: Freedom of Speech vs. Buying Influence. We have a great program planned for our kick-off to the year of programs for '14-'15. Ellie Laumark has lined up 3 speakers: Tom Collins, from the AZ Clean Elections Commission, Loring Cannon, with Move to Amend, and David Stringer with the Local Citizens United. We hope to see all of our members, their guests and the public there on September 6!
Saturday, August 16, 2014
12:00 Noon -
Casa Bonita
1317 E Gurley St.
Prescott, AZ 86301

(near the Best Western on the way out of town)
Summer Social. A "welcome back" to members after our summer "break". Hear about what the board has planned for the year and visit with members and friends. Invite a friend who would like to hear more about the league and possibly join!

We'll announce the winner of our Early Bird raffle... If you haven't paid your dues, you can bring a check and pay them there.

Look for the Voter to see more details.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Cherry Creek Ranch Event Center
Hwy. 169 and Foothill Dr.
Dewey-Humboldt
Dewey-Humboldt Mayoral and Town Council Candidate Forum. The League presents a candidate forum for the citizens of Dewey-Humboldt to meet the candidates running for their Mayor and Town Council.

Sponsored by: Highway 69 Chamber of Commerce District #2 County Supervisor Tom Thurman