Making Democracy Work

Past Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, May 20, 2017
11:00 a.m.
Spring Creek BBQ
3623 Preston Road
Frisco, TX 75034
LWV-CC Annual Membership Meeting. LWV-CC members will elect officers, approve a budget and adopt program studies or action plans for 2017-2018. Save this date now; details will be provided at least 30 days before meeting.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Program Room
2501 Coit 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.)
Saturday, April 8, 2017
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Haggard Library Program Room
2501 Coit Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
LWV-CC Candidate Forum: Plano. Candidates in contested races for Plano Mayor/City Council, Plano ISD, and Collin College. Click HERE for more information.(This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Saturday, April 1, 2017
9:30 am - noon
McKinney Senior Recreation Center
1400 S. College St., McKinney, TX 75069
LWV-CC Candidate Forum: McKinney. Candidates in contested races for McKinney Mayor/City Council and McKinney ISD. Click HERE for more information.
Saturday, March 18, 2017
11:00 a.m.
Gleneagles Country Club
5401 W. Park Blvd.
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Celebration of Women Luncheon. Six "Women Leaders in Emergency Response" honorees from the cities of Allen, Frisco, McKinney, Plano, Prosper and Wylie will share their stories. Click HERE for more information.
Wednesday, March 15, 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.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Schimelpfenig Library Program Room
5024 Custer Rd.
Plano, TX 75023
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, March 8, 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, March 1, 2017-Friday, March 31, 2017
 
Roy and Helen Hall Library
101 E. Hunt St.
McKinney, TX 75069
History of the League of Women Voters. An exhibit depicting the founding of the League of Women Voters as part of the women's suffrage movement and the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution will be on display during March, Women's History Month. Current activities of the LWV of Collin County will also be highlighted.
Wednesday, February 15, 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.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
6:00-8:30 p.m.
Schimelpfenig Library Program Room
5024 Custer Rd.
Plano, TX 75023
LWV-CC Local Program Planning & Board Meeting. LWV-CC members will recommend new studies or action plans and/or review of existing positions for 2017-2018. Local program planning will be immediately followed by board meeting. All members are welcome. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Wednesday, February 8, 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.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
6:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Program Room
2501 Coit Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
LWV-CC Forum: Quality of Water in Collin County. Public forum on water quality with panelists from the North Texas Municipal Water District and the cities of Plano and McKinney. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Monday, January 30, 2017-Tuesday, January 31, 2017
 
Austin LWV Texas Lobby Days. LWV members from around the state meet in Austin to attend workshops about LWV legislative priorities and to meet with their own legislators.
Wednesday, January 18, 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.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Parr Library Conference Room
6200 Windhaven Pkwy.
Plano, TX 75093
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, January 11, 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, December 14, 2016
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.
Sunday, December 11, 2016
4:00 p.m.
Member's home LWV-CC Holiday Party. Join League members and friends to socialize and raise money for LWV-CC through auction. Contact president@lwvcollin.org for location and other information.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Davis Library Conference Room
7501-B Independence Pkwy.
Plano, TX 75025
Security of Voting in Collin County Study Committee. LWV-CC committee members will study the issues and prepare a report and consensus questions. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
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.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Genealogy Room
2501 Coit 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, November 9, 2016
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, October 19, 2016
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.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Genealogy Room
2501 Coit 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, October 12, 2016
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.
Monday, October 10, 2016
12:30 a.m.
First Watch Restaurant
3131 Custer Rd. #170
Plano, TX 75075
Security of Voting in Collin County Study Committee. Help study the issues and prepare a report and consensus questions.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
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.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Genealogy Room
2501 Coit 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 14, 2016
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.
Saturday, September 10, 2016
10:00 a.m.
Ismaili Jamatkhana
6704 Alma Dr.
Plano, TX 75023
LWV-CC Fall Membership Meeting. Collin County Elections Administrator Bruce Sherbet will talk about "Security of Voting in Collin County." You'll also find out what's coming up for LWV-CC in the fall. Light refreshments served at 10:00 a.m., meeting starts at 10:30. Everyone is welcome!
Friday, August 26, 2016
 
  Women's Equality Day. The 96th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution by which women gained the right to vote.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
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 96th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution by which women gained the right to vote. Contact membership@lwvcollin.org if you would like to attend as part of the LWV-CC delegation. Wear white in honor of the suffragists!
Monday, August 15, 2016
1:00 p.m.
Collin College Central Park
Library Conference Room
2200 W. University Dr.
McKinney, TX 75071
Safety of Water in Collin County Forum Committee. Help plan topics for a public forum and arrange panelists and meeting place.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
11:30 a.m.
The Egg & I Restaurant
3131 Custer Rd. #170
Plano, TX 75075
Security of Voting in Collin County Study Committee. Help study the issues and prepare a report and consensus questions.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Genealogy Room
2501 Coit 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, July 13, 2016
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.
Thursday, June 16, 2016-Saturday, June 18, 2016
 
Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
Washington, DC
LWVUS Convention.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Haggard Library Genealogy Room
2501 Coit Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
League Basics Workshop and LWV-CC Board Meeting. If you've just joined LWV-CC or its board, or just want more information about what the League is all about, plan to come to this half-hour League Basics Workshop at the June board meeting. We will discuss and share ideas on what a League needs to do to be successful: board responsibility, membership growth and retention, program/advocacy/voters service, communications and visibility, types of meetings, nonpartisanship issues.

All LWV-CC members and guests are invited to the workshop. You can either leave after the workshop, or stay for the board meeting.(This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
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.
Saturday, May 21, 2016
11:30 a.m.
Seasons 52, Sonoma Room
The Shops at Legacy
7300 Lone Star Dr.,
Plano, TX 75024
LWV-CC Annual Meeting. Annual meeting to elect officers and adopt program and budget for 2016-2017. RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
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.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
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, April 20, 2016
11:30 a.m.
Hugs Cafe
224 E. Virginia 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.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Parr Library Conference Room
6200 Windhaven Pkwy.
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Board Meeting. All LWV-CC members are invited. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
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.
Saturday, March 19, 2016
11:00 a.m.
Gleneagles Country Club
5401 W. Park Blvd.
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Women's History Month Luncheon. "Collin County Women in Politics" will be honored. Hear the stories of Collin County women who have run for office at state and local levels.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
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.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Parr Library
6200 Windhaven Pkwy
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Local Program Planning & Board Meeting. All LWV-CC members are invited to make recommendations for new studies, action programs, reviews, amendments and concurrences for the 2016-2017 local program. The program planning meeting will be followed immediately by a Board Meeting. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Friday, March 11, 2016-Sunday, March 13, 2016
 
Westin Houston, Memorial City
945 Gessner Rd.
Houston, TX 77024
LWV-Texas Convention. Biennial convention to elect officers, change bylaws, and adopt program and budget for 2016-2018. Also come for informational workshops and speakers and to network with other LWV members across the state. Registration information available at http://www.lwvtexas.org.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
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, February 17, 2016
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Member's home LWV-CC National Program Planning & Board Meeting. All LWV-CC members are invited to make recommendations for new studies, reviews, amendments and concurrences for the 2016-2018 national program. The program planning meeting will be followed immediately by a Board Meeting.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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.
Saturday, February 6, 2016
10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Parr Library
6200 Windhaven Pkwy
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Candidates Forum. Meet candidates for US Representative Districts 3 and 4, Texas Representative Districts 33, 66, 67 and 70, and all contested races in Collin County. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
6:00-7:15 p.m.
Smith Public Library
300 Country Club Rd, Bldg 300
Wylie, TX 75098
LWV-CC Candidates Forum. Meet candidates for US Representative District 32 and Texas Representative District 89.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
6:00-8:30 p.m.
Parr Library
6200 Windhaven Pkwy
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Consensus Meeting & Board Meeting. A consensus meeting for the LWVUS Money in Politics review and update will be followed immediately by a Board Meeting. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
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.
Sunday, December 13, 2015
4:00 p.m.
  LWV-CC Holiday Party & Auction. Bring a wrapped gift with a hint to its contents and a starting bid for the auction. Contact president@lwvcollin.org for information about location at a member's home in McKinney.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
11:00 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
State Program Planning & Lunch with LWV-CC. LWV-CC members will discuss ideas for state studies at 11:00. Then join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Friday, December 4, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Collin College Central Park Campus
Conference Center
2200 W. University Dr.,
McKinney, TX 75071
Shackles in Texas: Modern Day Slavery. The Phi Theta Kappa honor society at Collin College invites the community to attend its symposium to learn about the realities and dangers of human trafficking in Collin County, Texas, and the United States in general. LWV-CC will provide literature in support of the LWV-TX study and position on human trafficking. For more information, contact Dr. H. Jessica Hargis, hhargis@collin.edu.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Center for Community Cooperation
2900 Live Oak St.
Dallas, TX 75204
Forum on LWVUS Study: Money in Politics. Sponsored by LWV Dallas. Contact president@lwvcollin.org for information about a carpool from Plano.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
6:00-8:30 p.m.
Schimelpfenig Library
5024 Custer Rd.
Plano, TX 75023
LWV-CC Consensus Meeting & Board Meeting. A consensus meeting for the LWV-TX Payday & Auto Title Loans in Texas Study will be followed immediately by a Board Meeting. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Thursday, November 12, 2015
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Davis Library
7501-B Independence Pkwy.
Plano, TX 75025
Forum on Payday & Auto Title Loans in Texas. Panelists at the forum will discuss state laws about such loans, why people need them, how the loans work, and actions that cities can take. Study materials from the League of Women Voters of Texas study on the topic will be available. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
6:00-8:30 p.m.
Schimelpfenig Library
5024 Custer Rd.
Plano, TX 75023
LWV-CC Consensus Meeting & Board Meeting. A consensus meeting for the LWVUS Constitutional Amendment Study will be followed immediately by a Board Meeting. (This event is not sponsored by the Plano Public Library System or the City of Plano.)
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
McKinney City Hall Council Chambers
222 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
LWV-CC Election Forum. Presentations on City of McKinney Bond Propositions and proposed Texas Constitutional Amendments on November 3 ballot.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Collin College Courtyard Center
4800 Preston Park
Plano, TX 75093
SAIL Class, "Making Democracy Work". LWV-CC will present a class focusing on the importance of being a voter, the Texas election cycle, and what's on the ballot in the November 2015 Texas Constitutional Amendment Election, and in the 2016 primary and general elections. Visit http://www.collin.edu/sail for information about registering for the Seniors Active in Learning (SAIL) classes.
Saturday, September 19, 2015
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Allen Public Library
Civic Auditorium
300 N. Allen Dr.
Allen, TX 75013
"We Hold These Truths". LWV-CC's Fall Kickoff Meeting will showcase our readers theatre production, "We Hold These Truths." Plan to join us to see how prominent women leaders worked from 1848 to 1920 to gain the right to vote for women! The public is welcome at this event! No fee or reservation required.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Member's home Learn About League (LAL). Meet and socialize with new and experienced LWV-CC members, and sign up for volunteer opportunities in the coming year. Wine, cheese and other refreshments will be provided. All members and guests are welcome! RSVP to program@lwvcollin.org for location and other information.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Dallas City Hall
Flag Room, Sixth Floor
1500 Marilla St.
Dallas, TX 75201
Women's Equality Day. LWV-CC members will be part of the Women's Issues Network (WIN) program to celebrate the 95th 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!
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
12:30 p.m.
Las Colinas Association
3838 Teleport Road
Irving, TX 75039
LWV-TX Regional Training in Irving. Join other LWV-CC members to learn about LWV principles and practices. Members will carpool from Plano. All members are welcome. Contact Janice Schieffer, president@lwvcollin.org, if you would like to attend.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Medical Center of Plano Auditorium
4001 W. 15th St., Ste. #315
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Annual Meeting. Brunch at 10:30, meeting at 11:00. Guest speaker is Mayor Harry LaRosiliere.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Friday, April 24, 2015
7:00 p.m.
Edith O'Donnell Arts & Technology Lecture Hall, UTD
800 W. Campbell Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080
Global Gendercide and Women's Empowerment for Sustainable Growth. Lecture by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen. Sponsored by Gendercide Awareness Project; UTD Asia Center; UTD School of Economic Political and Policy Sciences; South Asia Democracy Watch. Tickets and information at http://www.utdallas.edu/asiacenter/jaya/
Thursday, April 16, 2015
 
  Annual Meeting Reports. Following reports will be distributed to members: Nominating Committee, Budget Committee, Local Program Planning, Bylaws
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.
Parr Library
6200 Windhaven Pkwy.
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC candidate forum. Candidates for Plano city council, Plano ISD and Collin College in May 9, 2015 election.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
12:00 p.m.
The Egg & I
3131 Custer Road #170
Plano, TX 75075
LWV-CC Get Out the Vote. Presentation to members of Altrusa International of Collin County
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting. Following reports are due: Nominating Committee, Budget Committee, Local Program Planning, Bylaws
Saturday, March 14, 2015
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Gleneagles Country Club
5401 W. Park Blvd.
Plano, TX 75093
Celebration of Collin County Women in Public Administration. Annual luncheon to celebrate women in Collin County during National Women's History Month. This year honorees from Collin County and municipal governments in Allen, Frisco, McKinney, Murphy, Plano, Prosper and Wylie will share their stories about why they were motivated to seek public service and how their leadership has benefited their communities. See here for details.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Monday, February 23, 2015-Tuesday, February 24, 2015
 
  LWV-Texas Lobby Days. Local Leagues from around the state go to Austin to learn about LWV's priority issues for the legislative session and to meet with their legislators.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting. Local program planning meeting at 6:30, followed by board meeting at 7:00.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
 
  95th Anniversary of the founding of the LWV.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Collin College Frisco Campus
Building J, Room J105
9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035
"We Hold These Truths". LWV-CC readers theater production about the history of the suffrage movement 1848-1920, written by Patty Jantho. Presented to the Daughters of the American Revolution, Preston Ridge Chapter in Frisco.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Haggard Library
2501 Coit Road
Plano, TX 75075
Homelessness Forum and Consensus Meeting. Public forum with presentation about "The Changing Face of Homelessness in Collin County," prepared by the Collin County Homeless Coalition in partnership with Collin College. Following the presentation, LWV-CC members will review the issues and come to consensus with respect to a position on homelessness in the county.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
11:30 a.m.
Eddy's Restaurant
2108 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Lunch with LWV-CC. Join other League members and friends for an informal lunch, accompanied by a singing group that includes a member's spouse! RSVP to president@lwvcollin.org so we know how big a table to get.
Saturday, December 20, 2014
2:00-6:00 p.m.
Barnes & Nobles Creekwalk
801 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Gift Wrap Fundraiser. Talk to shoppers about LWV and wrap gifts for free, with tips contributed to LWV-CC.
Sunday, December 14, 2014
4:00 p.m.
  LWV-CC Holiday Party and Auction. Bring a wrapped gift for the auction to raise funds for LWV-CC and LWV-TEF.
Sunday, November 30, 2014
2:00-5:00 p.m.
Barnes & Nobles Creekwalk
801 W. 15th St.
Plano, TX 75075
Gift Wrap Fundraiser. Talk to shoppers about LWV and wrap gifts for free, with tips contributed to LWV-CC.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
12:00 p.m.
Custer Road United Methodist Church
6601 Custer Rd
Plano, TX 75023
Homeless Awareness Week. Special program from the Collin County Homeless Coalition, Interfaith Connection. Larry James (wrote book The Wealth of the Poor; Ex Director of City Square in Dallas) will give a current perspective of working with homeless and preventing homelessness.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
11:00-11:45 a.m.
Collin College Preston Ridge Campus
Conference Center
9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035
Delta Sigma Theta Teen Summit. LWV-CC will present workshop on Voting Rights Act and the importance of voting.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
2:00 pm
  Membership/Leadership Development conference call.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Schimelpfenig Library Conference Room
5024 Custer Road
Plano, TX 75023
Homelessness Study Committee Meeting. Review PowerPoint presentation and set agenda and date for a public informational meeting in January.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Sockwell Center
6301 Chapel Hill Blvd
Plano, TX 75093
MCOR program, "Elections Matter!". Multi-Cultural Outreach Roundtable meeting, co-sponsored by LWV-CC. Students will organize a public event about the responsibilities of elected officials. See here for more information
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
7:00 p.m.
JLCC Office
5805 Coit Rd.
Plano, TX 75093
GOTV Training with Junior League of Collin County. LWV-CC to train Junior League members in Get Out The Vote program for November election.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
4:00
Tuscany Villas at Chase Oaks Clubroom
7112 Chase Oaks
Plano, TX 75025
Making Democracy Work. LWV-CC will speak about the importance of voting and the issues in the coming election to Tuscany Villas senior community.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
2:00 pm
  Membership/Leadership Development conference call.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
4:00 p.m.
Tom Muehlenbeck Center
5801 W. Parker Rd.
Plano, TX 75093
Elections Matter. LWV-CC will organize an interactive mock election with mothers and children of North Suburban Dallas Chapter of Jack & Jill of America.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Fun Asia Theater
1210 E. Beltline Rd.
Richardson, TX 75081
The Day My God Died, a documentary - CANCELED. Screening of a documentary about international sex trafficking. Sponsored by The Gendercide Awareness Project, LWV-CC and others. More information at http://www.gendap.org
Thursday, September 25, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Angelika Film Center & Café
5321 E. Mockingbird Ln #230
Dallas, TX 75206
The Day My God Died, a documentary. Screening of a documentary about international sex trafficking. Sponsored by The Gendercide Awareness Project, LWV-CC and others. More information at http://www.gendap.org
Friday, September 19, 2014
1:00 p.m
Collin College
Courtyard Center
4800 Preston Park
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC class for Seniors Active in Learning (SAIL). Presentation about "Making Democracy Work" through League of Women Voters of Collin County as part of SAIL's Visiting Lecture Series. More information about the classes at http://www.collin.edu/sail.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
2:00 pm
  Membership/Leadership Development conference call.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
10:30 a.m.
Plano Medical Center Auditorium
4001 W 15th St., Ste #315
Plano, TX 75093
LWV-CC Fall Kickoff Meeting. Get Out The Vote kickoff, presentation by Sharon Rowe, Collin County Elections Administrator
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Richardson Civic Center, Parks Room
411 W. Arapaho Road
Richardson, TX 75080
"Are YOU water wise?". Panel discussion about water issues in North Texas sponsored by LWV Richardson and Richardson Environmental Action League. More information at http://www.lwvrichardson.org
Friday, September 5, 2014-Sunday, September 7, 2014
 
  LWV-TX Board of Directors meeting.
Friday, August 29, 2014
2:00 pm
  Membership/Leadership Development conference call.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
10:00 a.m.
Heard-Craig Hall (lower level)
306 N. Hunt St.
McKinney, TX 75069
LWV-CC presentation at Voyagers Social Club of McKinney.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
 
  Women's Equality Day.
Monday, August 25, 2014
7:00 p.m.
McKinney Performing Arts Center
111 N Tennessee St
McKinney, TX 75069
Junior League of Collin County General Meeting. LWV-CC presentation about elections and Get Out The Vote
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
 
Member's home Learn About League (LAL). Event for new and experienced members. Contact Patty Jantho for information.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Haggard Library
2501 Coit Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
Homelessness Committee meeting. Contact Mary Alice Garza for information. Guest speaker Rev. Janet Collinsworth has recently opened a 501©3 organization "Agape Resource Center" for women and children. She will give us a first hand view of the current situation related to homelessness and housing.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
6:30 p.m
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Room
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
2:00 p.m
  Membership/Leadership Development conference call.
Monday, July 7, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Highland Springs
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Member Engagement Committee meeting. Contact Patty Jantho for information.
Monday, June 30, 2014
11:00 a.m.
Highland Springs
8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Member Engagement Committee meeting. Contact Patty Jantho for information.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
6:30
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Rm.

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Friday, June 6, 2014-Tuesday, June 10, 2014
 
  LWVUS National Convention·. Friday, June 6: Registration, Workshops, and Caucuses, Welcoming Reception

Saturday, June 7: Registration, Opening Plenary, and Evening Fundraiser

Sunday, June 8: Plenary, Dine Around, followed by Caucuses

Monday, June 9: Caucuses, Plenary, Luncheon, Workshops, Banquet

Tuesday, June 10: Plenary; convention ends at noon

Saturday, May 31, 2014
12:30 - 3:00 pm
Tino's Too
2205 K Ave
Plano, TX 75074
Annual Meeting·.
Friday, April 25, 2014-Sunday, April 27, 2014
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Austin

6505 IH-35 North
Austin, TX 78752
LWV-TX State Convention.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
6:30
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Rm.

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
11:00am
Gleneagles Country Club
5401 W Park Blvd
Plano, TX 75083
Celebration of 40th Anniversary of the founding of LWV-CC. And a celebration of Collin County Women Community Leaders
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
6:30
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Rm.

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
 
  Deadline for Volunteering to help at LWVUS National Convention.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
 
  Consensus Meeting: Agriculture Update - CANCELLED.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
6:30pm
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Rm.

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252,
Board of Directors meeting.
Friday, February 14, 2014
 
  84th Anniversary of the founding of the LWV.
Saturday, February 1, 2014
10:30 - 2:30
Christopher A. Parr Library

6200 Windhaven Parkway
Plano, TX 75093
Candidate Forum. Candidate Forum for Collin County Primary Elections.
More Information
Thursday, January 23, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Walnut Hill United Methodist Church

(on Marsh Lane just north of Walnut Hill)

10066 Marsh Lane
Dallas, TX 75229
Current Issues in Agriculture: Technology and Finance. Plan to attend this public meeting sponsored by LWV-Dallas.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
7:00pm
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Rm.

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
Board of Directors meeting.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
6:00pm
Highland Springs
2nd Fl. Private Dining Rm.

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
State Program Planning Meeting.
Sunday, January 5, 2014
4:00pm
  League Holiday Party. For details, contact the League President
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
6:00 p.m.
Highland Springs, Private Dining Room, 2nd Floor

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
LWV CC Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, November 16, 2013-Sunday, November 24, 2013
 
  National Hunger/Homeless Awareness Week. Details available here.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
7:00pm
Plano Medical Center

4001 W. 15th St, Suite 315
Plano, TX 75093
Human Trafficking in Texas Program. Impact on Victims, Immigration Relief, and Prevention - Joseph H. Otrhalek, U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
6:00 p.m.
Highland Springs, Private Dining Room, 2nd Floor

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
LWV CC Board of Directors Meeting.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
7:00pm
Parr Library

6200 Windhaven Pkwy
Plano, TX 75093
Human Trafficking Consensus Meeting. Human Trafficking in Texas
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
 
  National Voter Registration Day. www.nationalvoterregistrationday.org
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
6:00 p.m.
Highland Springs, Private Dining Room, 2nd Floor

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
LWV CC Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, September 14, 2013
10:30am
Schimelpfenig Library

5024 Custer Road
Plano, TX 75023


Ph:(972)769-4200
Fall Kickoff Brunch. Learn about "The Impact of 2013 Legislative Actions on Collin County," from Cheryl Williams, Collin County Commissioner. Hear about our activities planned for 2013-14. Bring a friend! More Information
Monday, August 26, 2013
9:00 AM
The Egg & I Restaurant

3131 Custer Rd., Suite 170
Plano, TX 75075
Facebook Training. Facebook training session. To be followed by a meeting of the Web Site Advisory Committee.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
6:00 p.m.
Highland Springs, Private Dining Room, 2nd Floor

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
LWV CC Board of Directors Meeting. The two summer board meetings, July 17 and August 21, will begin at 6:00 p.m. The two summer meetings are devoted to policy review and goal setting (July) and program/calendar planning (July & August).
Thursday, July 18, 2013
12:30pm
Carpool from Christ United Methodist Church, South Parking Lot (near intersection of Coit & Parker )

3101 Coit Road
Plano, TX 75075
Visit TWU Library Archives. Carpool to TWU in Denton. Deliver new archive material to archives.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
6:00 p.m.
Highland Springs, Private Dining Room, 2nd Floor

8020 Frankford Rd.
Plano, TX 75252
LWV CC Board of Directors Meeting. The two summer meetings are devoted to policy review and goal setting (July) and program/calendar planning (July & August).
Thursday, June 27, 2013
2:00 PM
Las Colinas Citizenship & Naturalization Center Voter Registration at Naturalization Ceremonies. Need volunteer registrars to assist.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
6:30pm - 8:30pm
First United Methodist Church
3160 E. Spring Creek Pkwy
Plano, TX 75074
Poverty & Homelessness Forum.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
11:30am - 2:00pm
The Egg & I Restaurant
3131 Custer Rd
Plano, TX 75075
New Member Welcome & Board Orientation.