Workshop fee of $25 includes morning coffee/breakfast breads, lunch, materials
10:00 Welcome and Announcements
10:15 Workshops:These workshops will take place concurrently.- Briefing on Development Rights and Responsibilities StudyClick on these links for the Fact Sheet and Resource Guide:Margaret Hindman and study team (Consensus due April 21, 2017)
- Ask the Webmaster: How do I .....? (Bring your computer.)
Richard Willson, LWVMD Webmaster
11:30 Lunch and Discussion of the issues facing an aging Maryland population - Speaker: Rona E. Kramer, Maryland Secretary of Aging1:30 Adjournment
LWVUS Board Reception
League of Women Voters of the National Capital Area
Friday, February 10, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
The Beacon Bar and Grill, Washington DC
With all the changes going on in government and within the League this reception is a wonderful opportunity to meet and chat with LWV President Chris Carson, the LWV Board of Directors and Trustees and Dr. Wylecia Wiggs Harris, Chief Executive Officer and LWV staff.
The Beacon Bar and Grill located at 1615 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036 (2 blocks North of LWVUS Offices). It is within walking distance from the Metro at DuPont Circle. Parking lots are available at Colonial Parking on Rhode Island at 17th and Connecticut Ave. or PMI at 1730 M Street Northwest, Carpooling is encouraged.
RSVP: Deadline: February 3, 2017, Reception Cost: $40.
Click here to download and print a registration form that you can send in with your check. This is an NCA event, LWVMD doesn't have the capacity to accept RSVPs or on-line payment for this event.
Schedule of Events
8:30am Registration, Coffee, and Breakfast Foods
8:30 -10am Visits to Legislators arranged by Local Leagues
Local Leagues are responsible for making those appointments in advance.
8:40 -10am Optional tour of Legislative complex
10:00am Report on legislative visits
10:15am Discussion of proposed legislation impacting the League’s legislative priorities
11am State budget presentation by Warren Deschenaux, Executive Director, Department of Legislative Services
11:45am Discussion of impact of budget on our legislative priorities
Noon Lunch - Speaker: Toni Holness, public policy director, ACLU, will speak on corrections and sentencing reforms
1pm Optional visits to committee hearings
Register online - or download the flier by clicking here and mail in your registration.