The League of Women Voters Roseville Area will host a Brews and Book Reviews event on Tuesday, July 25 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bent Brewstillery, 1744 Terrace Drive, Roseville.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a recommended book for summer reading to share with others in attendance. Craft beers and non-alcoholic drinks are available. The event is open to the public. Join us for a relaxing evening sharing your favorite summer read and a beverage.
13th is a documentary by director Ava DuVernay. Nominated for a 2017 Academy Award for a feature documentary, 13thexplores race in the United States criminal justice system. Titled after the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which outlawed slavery, the firm director argues that slavery is being effectively perpetuated in the U.S. through mass incarceration. Join us fora viewing and discussion of this critically acclaimed film.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 6:00 - 8:45 p.m. Roseville Library Community Room, 2180 Hamline Ave N. at County Road B.
Free and open to the public.
Co-sponsored by LWV Roseville Area, Roseville Library and Do Good Roseville.
A program commemorating long-time League of Women Voters member Ann Berry will be held Sunday June 18, 3 p.m., at the arboretum in Roseville Central Park. A newly-installed walkway brick will be dedicated in her honor. Speakers will be: Ramsey County Commissioner Mary Jo McGuire, League president Rita Mills and Georgeann Hall.
Three graduate students used data collected from the cities of Falcon Heights, Lauderdale, Little Canada, Maplewood and Roseville to produce recommendations to increase available affordable housing in each community.
At their April 24, 2017 meeting, the Roseville City Council considered consolidating the Human Rights Commission with the short-lived Community Engagement Commission and eliminating all but one mention of human rights, including from the title. The League, which has long-held, strong positions in support of human rights, opposed this change.