Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Meetings and Events of Interest to the League and the Public

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
MCTV Studio
Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
Ward 4 City Council Candidate Forum. The candidates are incumbent Diane Brown Wilhelm and challenger Eugene Moore. The forum will be conducted Wednesday, September 30, 6:30 p.m. in the MCTV Studio at the Grace A. Dow Memorial library and will be broadcast live on Charter 191/ATT 99. MCTV will repeat the program until the election; for broadcast times, check the schedule in the Sunday Midland Daily News or at The event will not accommodate a live audience due to space limitations. Cosponsored by the LWV of the Midland /Area and MCTV.

City Council seats are nonpartisan. All five Ward positions are up for election in November but none of the other seats are contested.

Time to Vote November 3rd!

Thursday, October 1, 2015
9:30 a.m
Grace A. Dow Library, Conference Room A Regular Board Meeting. All members are encouraged to attend.
Friday, October 2, 2015
Senior Services
4700 Dublin Ave.
Midland, MI 48642

(corner of N. Saginaw and Dublin)
Redistricting in Michigan. A discussion of how district lines are drawn in Michigan, the impact of our current practice ("gerrymandering") and possible reforms.

Please register (633-3700) by 9 a.m. on September 30 if you plan to attend. Lunch will be served at 11:30. ($5 for those under 60; donation for those over 60.)

This is an educational forum with a range of views presented. LWVMI has a position on redistricting which may be viewed here.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
10 a.m.
Midland Mall Senior Expo. Check out our booth for up-to-date Voter Information.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
7 p.m.
Grace A. Dow Library
Community Room
Amending the Constitution. Dr. Robert Lane, Political Science Professor at Saginaw Valley State University will give a brief talk and then answer questions on amending the U.S. Constitution.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
polls open 7 a.m. to 8 pm.
city-wide; your polling place City Council Elections. Time to Vote
Thursday, November 5, 2015
9:30 a.m.
Grace A. Dow Library, Conference Room A Regular Board Meeting. All members are encouraged to attend.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
4 p.m.
Rosemary Wilson's home
4113 Cruz Dr.
Midland, MI 48642
Board of Directors Meeting. All members are encouraged to attend before the party. See below.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Rosemary Wilson's home
4113 Cruz Dr.
Midland, Mi 48642
Annual LWV Holiday Party. All members are invited
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
6 p.m.
to be determined LWV Annual Meeting. County Clerk Ann Manary will be our featured speaker.