The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Honorees at the March 18 luncheon, shown left to right, are: Christa Weisinger, Allen Police and Student Resource Officer; Ursula Watson, McKinney Detective; Susan Carr, Plano Director of Public Safety Communications; Marty Nevil, Prosper Firefighter Medic; Leslie Girdner, Frisco Community Education Coordinator, and Katy Willoughby, Wylie Fire Department Captain.
Session 1 - 9:30-10:20 - Mayor and City Council At Large
Session 2 - 10:30-11:20 - City Council Districts 1 and 3
Session 3 - 11:30-12:00 - ISD Trustees
Click HERE for more information about the McKinney forum, including a list of candidates.
Session 1 - 10:30-11:45 - Plano Mayor and City Council
Session 2 - 12:00-1:00 - Plano ISD Trustees
Session 3 - 1:10-1:40 - Collin College Trustees
Click HERE for more information about the Plano forum, including a list of candidates.
Plan to visit the Roy and Helen Hall Library in March to see an exhibit prepared by LWV-CC for Women's History Month. The theme of the exhibit is "Happy Birthday League of Women Voters, 97 Years Young."
You are invited to have lunch with the League of Women Voters of Collin County on the 2nd and 3rd Wednesdays of each month. Enjoy lively conversation and delicious food (buy-your-own). Please contact email@example.com to let us know if you plan to attend. We look forward to meeting you!
The LWV-CC hosted a well-attended forum on February 2 about the quality of water in Collin County. The panelists and moderator gave informative presentations, followed by a spirited Q&A. Here are the presenters, as shown in the photo from left to right: David Brown, Director of Public Works, City of McKinney; Billy George, Assistant Deputy Director-Water, North Texas Municipal Water District; Gerald Cosgrove, Director of Public Works, City of Plano; and Katie McCain, Director of Business Development for Wachs Water Services.
At the LWV Texas Convention on March 11 in Houston, LWV-CC members portrayed prominent women leaders of the fight to gain the right to vote for women.
In the photo above, the cast members, from left to right, are: Patty Jantho, Shirley Wilson-Sigler, Margaret Bogle, Janelle Freeman, Holly Nichols, Penny Phillips, and Janet Imhoff.
This readers theater production is also available as part of the LWV-CC Speakers Bureau. Click HERE for more information.