Attendees at the topic meeting on Wednesday October 8 were full of questions for Pallavi Mande of the Charles River Watershed Association (CWRA), who made a very informative presentation (pdf, 6MB) about their Blue Cities initiative [Read more...]
Did you know that there are four ballot questions this year? Hear all about the pros and cons of each with LWVN members on:
Wednesday, September 10
11:30 am – 1:00 p.m.
NewTV conference room
What are we voting for this year? Who is running? What are the ballot questions about, anyway? These are all good questions to ask yourself as we head into the last few months of the 2014 election season. The League of Women Voters of Newton (LWVN) can answer them all and wants to be sure you are an informed and educated voter! Join us as we head into the last two months of the election season as we host candidate debates, a topic meeting about the ballot questions, and more as we move later into the fall.
Join the League for a lively and informative presentation and discussion about money and politics.
Date: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Where: NewTV Conference Room, 23 Needham Street, Newton Highlands
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013
Location: NewTV Conference Room, 23 Needham Street, Newton Highlands
Join us to discuss our program proposals for next year. We will talk about the local Education Consensus Study, committee reports and proposals, and action priorities for next year. This is your chance to have input into what the League will be doing next year.
If you would like more information, please visit our League Program Planning page.
A new LWV Newton Education Committee has been established. The first task was to review previously developed local education positions. For the topic meeting we will be reviewing our recommendations that include re-studying some positions and changing wording for others. Come and be a part of this important effort to update LWVN education positions.
When: Wednesday, February 13, 2013; 7:30-9:00pm
Where: NewTV Conference room, 23 Needham Street, Newton Highlands
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Join the League this Thursday, November 15, as we discuss the Mayor’s override proposal. Please bring your questions, concerns, and opinions. We will have information and handouts for you to bring home.
We will be holding two meetings on Thursday, at two different times and locations:
· Thursday, November 15, 11:30am-1:00pm, NewTV Conference Room, 23 Needham Street, Newton Highlands
· Thursday, November 15, 7:30-9:00pm, Waban Library, 1608 Beacon Street, Waban
Please note that each meeting will cover the same information; you are welcome to attend either or both meetings.
For more information, please email Sue and Anne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the League this Thursday, October 15, as we discuss this year’s ballot questions. The League does not have positions on the ballot questions, but, in order to help clarify the issues for voters, League members will present the arguments both for and against the questions. Handouts will be available for you to bring home.
We will be discussing the following questions:
Question 1 (law proposed by initiative petition): Availability of Motor Vehicle Repair Information
Question 2 (law proposed by initiative petition): Prescribing Medication to End Life
Question 3 (law proposed by initiative petition): Medical Use of Marijuana
Question 4 (nonbinding question): “Budget for All” Referendum
Question 5 (nonbinding question): Call for Constitutional Amendment about constitutional rights of corporations and money in politics
The LWVUS 50th National Convention was very exciting and productive!
Come join LWV Newton’s delegates to hear about the interesting speakers, the approved program for 2012-2014, and everything else that was accomplished!
Thursday, September 20, 2012, 11:30am – 1:00pm. NewTV Conference Room, 23 Needham Street, Newton Highlands.
Please feel free to bring a brown bag lunch; light refreshments served.