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Get Ready, Get Set, Take Action! Public Welcome!
9:30 - 11:00 AM, Saturday, April 13, 2019
Shady Oak Room, Minnetonka Community Center
14600 Minnetonka Blvd, Minnetonka, MN 55345
Due to weather and time conflicts during this busy legislative session, the planned outside speakers will not be able to join us. LWV MEPH's Action Team led by Ellen Silva will speak to several issues and provide the information needed for you to participate in Saturday's Action Event.
Last December you told us about some of the issues near and dear to your
hearts, issues like gun safety, protecting our democracy, and women’s and
children’s rights. Now we’d like you to share your thoughts with your
We will have speakers give mini-briefings on what is happening at the capital
around these issues, then we’ll have a joint post card writing session so you
can share what you think with your representatives. We will welcome ERA
Minnesota to talk about how we can help make gender equality a
constitutional right and Common Cause to share their thoughts on
redistricting reform. Then we’ll provide the postcards and postage, and you'll
provide the personal touch of a handwritten note.
As a bonus, we’ll be providing training on how to advocate effectively either
by phone or in writing, including an update on the action alert process for
This presentation is led by the LWV Minnetonka, Eden Prairie, Hopkins Action
Free and open to the public. Hosted by LWV Minnetonka, Eden Prairie, Hopkins.
Effects of the Citizenship Question on the 2020 Census
Please join League of Women Voters St. Louis Park and the St. Louis Park Human
Rights Commission on Thursday, April 18, 7:00 p.m. for a presentation and discussion of the possible effects of the citizenship question. The results of the U.S. Census could impact the future of Minnesota and our local communities. The meeting will be held in the Large Community Room of the St. Louis Park City Hall, 5005 Minnetonka Boulevard. For more information, see the flyer.
News Coverage of our February Program, Sustainability in our Cities
We received wonderful news coverage of our February Program from Eden Prairie News. For more information, read their article.
Citizenship Ceremony Voter Registration Drives
Volunteers from the League of Women Voters can be a welcoming presence at Naturalization Ceremonies as we register new citizens to vote. For the past 20 years, our volunteers (many of whom are new members!) have:
Ceremony Calendar If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Judy Stuthman at email@example.com.
Citizen's Directory for Elected Officials
The 2018 update of Citizen's Directory for Elected Officials (2018_citizen_directory.pdf) is now available. This handy tri-fold brochure provides contacts for our local, state and federal public servants. Let your voice be heard! There is also information on voting.
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