Longtime League member Ann Berry passed away on Monday, October 17. Several years ago, Ann wrote about her League experiences for our Memoir Project. You can read what she wrote by clicking on this link. To read more about the Memoir Project, go to the "About Us" tab on the web page.
LWV members Sherry Hood, Judy Stuthman and Martha O'Toole were presenters to Roseville Area High School's American Studies classes on the history of Voting Rights and New Citizenship process in the U.S. All RAHS seniors take this eleven-week American Studies class.
“A three-year, 54,000-mile journey reveals surprising sources of strength.” By James Fallows
Save the date…..and join in some thought provoking conversation!
- Wednesday, November 16 @ 1:00 – 2:30
- Home of Carolyn Cushing
- Magazine title: Can America Put Itself Back Together” by James Fallows, Atlantic Monthly, March 2016
- link http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/03/how-america-is-putting-itself-back-together/426882/
- pdf version will be sent out via email to League members
Ramsey County elections manager Joe Mansky spoke at the September 6 meeting of the League of Women Voters Roseville Area. The meeting was co-sponsored by the Ramsey County Library. Mansky's talk was titled "All You Ever Wanted to Know About Ramsey County Elections."
To see a vimeo of the presentation created by CTV North Suburbs, click here.
LWV Roseville Area is conducting candidate forums in local races.
To view the CTV video of the Little Canada Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the Lauderdale Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the Roseville Candidate forum, click here.
To view the GTN16 video of the ISD 622 Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the District 66 Candidate forum, click here
“Two hundred years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole.”
Save the date…..and join in for lots of thought provoking conversation!
Wednesday, September 21 @ 10:00 – 11:30