An event organized by Falcon Heights residents, for residents of Falcon Heights and neighboring communities. Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Falcon Heights Church, United Church of Christ, 1795 Holton.
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State Senator John Marty will speak at the Oct. 18 meeting of the League of Women Voter of Roseville Area. His talk is titled “It's called an Election, not an Auction... yet it feels like we are selling our democracy to the high bidders.” Sen. Marty is the chair of the Senate Environment and Energy Committee and the co-chair of the Legislative Energy Commission. He has been a leading advocate for clean elections and fair campaign funding throughout his career.
The meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Autumn Grove Roseville Park building, 1365 Lydia Ave. W. The event is free and open to the public. There will also be a recorded viewing of the program the next day at Resurrection Lutheran, 910 County Road D, Roseville
Are you interested in registering voters but are unsure of the rules? Judy Stuthman will run a short "How to Register Voters" session after the September 6, 2016 meeting at the Roseville library. Gather at a table in the back of the room at 8:30 and listen to her wisdom.
“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
The Primary Election will take place on August 9, 2016.
To see information about your polling place and examine a sample ballot, click here.
To see information on absentee voting before August 9, click here.
Ramsey County has implemented a new voting system effective for the primary election on August 8. Click here to view a short video demonstrating the new system.
Ramsey County elections manager Joe Mansky will speak at the September 6 meeting of the League of Women Voters Roseville Area. The meeting is co-sponsored by the Ramsey County Library. Mansky's talk is titled "All You Ever Wanted to Know About Ramsey County Elections."
Prior to his work with Ramsey County, Mansky was manager of Governor Jesse Ventura's redistricting commission and served as state election director in the Minnesota secretary of state's office for many years.
The meeting will be at 7:00 p.m. at the Roseville Library, 2180 Hamline Ave. N. The event is free and open to the public.
See a replay of this presentation on You Tube here.
Thursday, August 18, 7:00–8:30pm.
Ramsey County Library - Roseville
Ninety-six years ago the 19th Amendment was ratified, giving American women the right to vote. Join us as we celebrate that historic occasion with films about the struggle for votes and about Inez Milholland, one of the most colorful of the early campaigners for women's suffrage. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters - Roseville Area; the Human Rights Commissions of Roseville and Shoreview; and the Harriet G. Walker Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Free Entry - Registration requested: https://votesforwomen.eventbrite.com
Click here to read a Time Magazine article about Inez Milholland.
LWV – Roseville Area Booking Together
Wednesday, July 13, 10:00 – 11:30, at the home of Carolyn Cushing.
Please join us with a book or two that you might recommend to fellow Leaguers. This is a relaxing way for newer and veteran members to discuss fiction and nonfiction leaving with thought-provoking reading lists!
LWV Roseville Area chapter elected new officers for the 2016-2017 year. Other action items included adoption of new positions following a year-long study of local area police services, adoption of new study on affordable housing.