Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Click HERE for scheduled Candidate and Ballot Measure Forums in the Voter Services Section.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, November 1, 2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Black Bear Diner
1465 NE 3rd St.
Bend, OR 97703
First Thursday Luncheon.
Affordable Housing - It's on the Ballot!

Speaker will be Amy Warren, Executive Director, Kôr Community Land Trust.

See First Thursdays for more information

Thursday, November 8, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Deschutes County Services
1300 NW Wall St
Bend, OR 97703
Board Meeting.

Board members meet every month on the second Thursday to discuss League business. Members are welcome and encouraged to attend!

The meeting is held in the Lyon Room on the first floor of the Deschutes County Services building.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6-7:30 pm
Deschutes Public Library (Co-Hosting)
Brooks Room
601 N.W. Wall Street
Bend, OR 97703
LWVOR Redistricting Education Forum.
The League of Women Voters tackle a big issue, gerrymandering.

Voters can learn about what the current problems are in our redistricting process and what the League proposes as a reform.

Speakers will be Candalynn Johnson, Campaign Coordinator, and Norman Turrill, President, League of Women Voters of Oregon.
Thursday, November 15, 2018
7-9:00 pm
Rooker residence Freedom Readers Book Club.
We meet once a month on the 3rd Thursday to discuss selected books relating to Making Democracy Work!

November's book is Red Notice by Bill Browder.

This book club is open to non-members. Contact the League for more information: lwvdeschutes@gmail.com
Thursday, December 6, 2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Black Bear Diner
1465 NE 3rd St.
Bend, OR 97703
First Thursday Luncheon.
Homeless in Central Oregon

Speaking will be Gwen Wysling of Bethlehem Inn


See First Thursdays for more information