Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6-8 pm
Condo Clubhouse (near pool)
845 Woodside Way
San Mateo, CA 94401
Program Planning Meeting and Holiday Potluck Dinner. Members are invited to join in a discussion of what we want to see on the League's agenda during the coming year. Bring a dish to share.
Sunday, November 19, 2017
2 pm
San Mateo Public Library
55 W 3rd Ave
San Mateo, CA 94402
San Mateo County Perspectives on Immigration. Co-sponsored by the LWV South San Mateo County, the LWV North and Central San Mateo County, and the San Mateo County Library. Presenting a panel of speakers representing different perspectives on immigration.
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
12 noon - 1 pm
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
Brown Bag Lunch with the League. Topic to be announced.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
7 am - 8 pm
See sample ballot Election Day. Municipal, School and Special District Elections in some San Mateo County jurisdictions.
Saturday, November 4, 2017
10:30 am - 12 noon
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
Voter's Choice Act Committee Meeting. Help develop an action plan to inform and educate the San Mateo County community. Sign up not necessary, but it helps to plan. To sign up.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
7 - 8:15 pm
Burlingame Intermediate School
1715 Queseda Way
Burlingame, CA 94010
Candidate Forum. Burlingame School District, Governing Board. Sponsored by the Burlingame Council Parent Teachers Association.The event will be live streamed at bit.ly/BSDForum
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 S. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
Bridging the Divide: Saving Democracy One Conversation at a Time. General Meeting. Workshop on Civil Discourse. How do we discuss issues in these contentious times? The meeting is open to the public. See the October Voter for more information.
Monday, October 23, 2017
7 pm
San Mateo-Foster City School Elementary School District Office
1170 Chess Drive
Foster City, CA 94404
Candidate Forum. San Mateo-Foster City School District Governing Board.
Monday, October 23, 2017
all day
  Deadline to register for the November 7, 2017 election. Voter registration forms are available in local post offices, libraries and other public buildings. Or register online. Voter registration forms postmarked on or before this date are acceptable.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7 pm
San Bruno Senior Center
1555 Crystal Springs Road
San Bruno, CA 94066
San Bruno City Council & Mayor Candidate Forums. There are separate forums for city council candidates and candidates for mayor.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
12 noon - 1 pm
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
Brown Bag Lunch with the League. Let's Talk! The topic this month is Free Speech. Join us for an informal discussion of what it means for us today. Bring a lunch. RSVP is not necessary but is helpful. Call the League office (650-342-5853) or email.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7 pm
San Carlos School District Board Room
1200 Industrial Road, Unit 9
San Carlos, CA 94070
San Carlos Elementary School District Candidate Forum.
Saturday, October 7, 2017
9 am - 12 noon
College of San Mateo
Farmer's Market
1700 W Hillsdale Blvd.
San Mateo, CA 94402
Register Voters at the CSM Farmer's Market. The League will have a booth once each month. Stop by to register or to find information about League events and activities.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
7 pm
Burlingame City Council Chambers
501 Primrose Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
Burlingame City Council Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
7 pm
San Mateo City Hall Council Chambers
330 West 20th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94403
San Mateo City Council Candidate Forum.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
7 pm
Brisbane City Hall Council Chambers
50 Park Place
Brisbane, CA 94005
Brisbane City Council Candidate Forum.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
12 noon - 7 pm
Hillsdale Shopping Center Mall
San Mateo, CA 94403
National Voter Registration Day. League members will register voters at the Hillsdale mall. Contact the League office to volunteer for one or more hours. email or leave a message on the League phone (650-342-5853).
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7 - 8:45 [,
San Mateo Senior Center
2645 Alameda de Las Pulgas
San Mateo, CA 94403
General Meeting: Voter's Choice Act. Elections in San Mateo County are changing for 2018 And you have a voice as to how it happens! This meeting is open to the public.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
12 noon - 1 pm
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94404
Brown Bag Lunch with the League. Let's Talk! A new series for those interested in discussing selected issues of the day. Bring a lunch. RSVP is not necessary but is helpful. Call the League office (650-342-5853) or email.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
9:00 am - 12 noon
College of San Mateo Board Room
3401 CSM Drive
San Mateo, CA 94402
Annual Meeting. Annual Meeting. Assembly Member Kevin Mullin will be the speaker. This is the only business meeting for members during the year. Guests are welcome although they may not vote. See the Annual Meeting page for information and to make a reservation.