A Place for Everyone: A discussion of fair housing for all community members. Tuesday, November 19, 6:30-8:30 pm, Centennial United Methodist Church, 1524 County Road C2, Roseville. Speakers Minnesota Rep. Alice Hausman, Cathy ten Broeke, State Director of Prevent and End Homelessness, and Maria Wetherall, Exec. Director Ramsey County Veterans Services and Chair, Heading Home Ramsey.
The League of Women Voters of Roseville Area sponsored a Candidate forum on Monday, October 7, 2019, in which the candidates for mayor and City Council participated. To view the video of the forum, you can link to CTV North Suburbs.
We are working together to help women find their political voice. Join us on Thursday, October 3 7-8:30 pm at Roseville Library, 1280 Hamline Ave.N as local women from communities of color share their stories of campaigning, running, winning and losing. Hear more about what motivates their civic engagement and how you can engage in the political landscape of the future. This program is a partnership between Do Good Roseville and League of Women Voters Roseville Area. The event is free and open to the public.
On Tuesday, October 8, League of Women Voters Roseville Area is partnering with Roseville Area Advocates for Minnesota Health Plan to hear speaker Rose Roach, Executive Director of the Minnesota Nurses Association, discuss a potential single payer health care system in Minnesota.
Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Minnesota's ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Minnesota State Capitol & the Minnesota Woman Suffrage Memorial. Free and open to the public! Special programs, performances and activities for the whole family! For more information, go to: https://www.lwvmn.org/minnesota-womens-suffrage-day
Join fellow League members in learning the discipline of non-polarizing attitudes and words: Tuesday, September 17 @ Autumn Grove Park Bldg, 1395 Lydia Avenue W, Roseville, 6 – 9 p.m. LWV Roseville Area Workshop – .Attendance limited to League members.and requires preregistration.
The Equal Rights Amendment was first proposed in 1923 by suffragist Alice Paul and was finally approved by the House of Representatives in 1971 and the Senate the following year. It needed ratification by 38 state legislatures, but by the deadline in 1982 only 35 had. Since then two more states have ratified it. ERA Minnesota is part of a movement to extend the deadline and convince one more state to back the amendment.
The League of Women Voters Roseville Area is hosting their third annual Brews and Book Reviews event on Wednesday, July 24 at 7:00 p.m. at Bent Brewstillery, 1744 Terrace Drive, Roseville (between Lincoln Drive and Fairview Ave.)
Attendees are encouraged to bring a book to recommend to others for summer reading. Craft beers and non-alcoholic drinks are available for purchase.
The Council of Metropolitan Area Leagues of Women Voters (CMAL) invites you to the CMAL Annual Meeting on Saturday, June 1, in the Robert Rohlf Room of Ridgedale Library, 12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka