Making Democracy Work

Upcoming Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Dallas City Hall
Flag Room, Sixth Floor
1500 Marilla St.
Dallas, TX 75201
Women's Equality Day Celebration. LWV-CC members will be part of the Women's Issues Network (WIN) program to celebrate the 97th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution by which women gained the right to vote. Contact president@lwvcollin.org if you would like to attend as part of the LWV-CC delegation. Wear white in honor of the suffragists! Click HERE for a flyer with details.
Saturday, September 9, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ismaili Jamatkhana
6704 Alma Dr., Plano, TX 75023
Meet the New Sheriff in Collin County. Members and the public are invited to hear Collin County Sheriff Jim Skinner present an overview of the Sheriff's Office and discuss how issues of mental health and substance abuse are handled at the detention center. You'll also find out what LWV-CC has planned for 2017-2018. Light refreshments will be served at 10 a.m.; meeting starts at 10:30. Click HERE for a flyer with details.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC, Plano. Join other League members and friends for lively conversation, delicious food (buy-your-own), and the entertainment of a wonderful a capella vocal group. RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Schimelpfenig Library Program Room
5024 Custer Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
LWV-CC Board Meeting. All members and guests are welcome at board meetings. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
11:30 a.m.
Snug on the Square
109 N Kentucky St.
McKinney, TX 75069
Lunch with LWV-CC, McKinney. Join other League members and friends for lively conversation and delicious food (buy-your-own). RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Total Wine at Preston Village
8700 Preston Rd. #113
Plano, TX 75024
LWV-CC Learn About League. LWV-CC members and guests are invited to socialize and learn about upcoming activities and volunteer opportunities. Total Wine will provide a complimentary "Salute to Italia" wine-tasting. Attendees must be 21 or older.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Collin College Preston Ridge Campus
9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035
Rock the Vote!. LWV Collin County Volunteer Deputy Registrars will help register students to vote.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Collin College Spring Creek Campus
2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy.
Plano, TX 75074
Rock the Vote!. LWV Collin County Volunteer Deputy Registrars will help register students to vote.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Collin College Central Park Campus
2200 W. University Dr.
McKinney, TX 75071
Rock the Vote!. LWV Collin County Volunteer Deputy Registrars will help register students to vote.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Davis Library
7501 Independence Pkwy
Plano, TX 75025
Party Politics in Collin County. The public is invited to hear leaders from the Democratic, Green, Libertarian, and Republican parties describe their parties, including platforms and structure and how to get involved, followed by an audience Q&A.