Calendar of Events

  • Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 09:30 AM · $25.00 USD · 24 rsvps

    LWVMD Winter Workshop 2017

    Workshop fee of $25 includes morning coffee/breakfast breads, lunch, materials

    9:30 Registration

    10:00 Welcome and Announcements

    10:15 Workshops:
    These workshops will take place concurrently.
    - Briefing on Development Rights and Responsibilities Study
    Click 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 Aging
    1:30 Adjournment
  • Friday, February 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    The Beacon Bar and Grill

    LWVUS Board Reception


    LWVUS Board Reception

    Hosted by

    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. 


  • Wednesday, March 01, 2017 at 08:30 AM · $35.00 USD · 1 rsvp

    Legislative Day 2017

    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.