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Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
10 am - 12 noon
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
New Member Welcome/Orientation Meeting. New members are invited to attend this session to learn more about the work of the League and opportunities to be involved. All members are welcome. This is a repeat for those who cannot attend on July 14.
Friday, July 14, 2017
6-8 pm
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
New Member Welcome/Orientation Meeting. New members are invited to attend this session to learn more about the work of the League and opportunities to be involved. All members are welcome.
Monday, July 10, 2017
7-9 pm
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
Program Planning Meeting. Members are invited to help plan possible programs for the 2017-2018 year. Contact program@lwvncsmc.org for more information.
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.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 South El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
General Meeting: Right Type, Right Place. Colleen Kredell, Director of Research, Next 10, will discuss the new report, "Right Type, Right Place - Assessing the Environmental and Economic Impacts of Infill Residential Development through 2030."
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
6-9 pm
Qube Bar & Restaurant
4000 El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
Peninsula Clean Energy Update (PCE). Speaker: Jan Pepper, CEO of Peninsula Clean Energy

6 - 7 pm No Host Social Gathering; 7 - 8:30 pm Meeting

The public is always welcome to attend League meetings.

See the April Voter for more information.

Friday, April 7, 2017
11:30 am - 2 pm
Poplar Golf Course Banquet Room
1700 Coyote Point Drive
San Mateo, CA 94401
Lunch with the League. Featured speaker Congresswoman Jackie Speier discussing 2017 Legislative priorities and how more women can be encouraged to seek elected office.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 South El Camino
San Mateo, CA 94402
General Meeting: Senate Joint Resolution - Three Presidential Elections: Electoral College. The meeting is open to the public.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
9:30 am to 12 noon
College of San Mateo Board Room
3401 CSM Drive
San Mateo, CA 94402
County League Day. Speaker, Caitlin Paul, Bay Area Program Manager, Generation Citizen. The annual business meeting of the two Leagues in San Mateo County follows.
Saturday, January 28, 2017
9 am - 3 pm
Camden Community Center
3369 Union Avenue
San Jose, CA 95124
Bay Area League Day 2017: Bay Area Housing Crisis. Four panels explored various aspects of the affordability issue in the Bay Area with a keynote address by Tony Thurmond, Assemblymember, District 15.
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:30 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 S El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
Program Planning Meeting. Join us for a Brown Bag Lunch and Discussion! Non-members are always welcome although they cannot vote.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 S El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
Impact of Sea Level Rise in San Mateo County. Speaker, Hilary Papendick, Climate Resiliency Specialist, San Mateo County Office of Sustainability. The meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
7 am - 8 pm
  Election Day. See your sample ballot for polling place or be sure that your vote-by-mail ballot is postmarked by midnight. It must be received by the elections department by November 14.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
6:30 pm
Daly City Council Chambers
333 90th St.
Daly City, CA 94015
Daly City City Council Candidate Forum. The meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
6:30 pm
Colma Community Center
1520 Hillside Blvd.
Colma, CA 94014
Colma City Council Candidate Forum. The meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
7 pm
Granada Community Services District
Community Room, 3rd floor
504 Avenue Alhambra
El Granada, CA 94018
Cabrillo Unified School Districe Candidate Forum. The meeting is open to the public.
Saturday, October 15, 2016
10 am - 12 noon
Community Learning Center
520 Tamarack Lane
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Pros and Cons of the November Ballot Measures. Learn about the November 8 ballot measures. What are the arguments of the proponents and opponents? Find out at this voter service event. The meeting is open to the public.

See the flyer.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
6:30 pm
Lipman Middle School
1 Solano St.
Brisbane, CA 94005
Brisbane School District Candidate Forum. The meeting is open to the public.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
7 pm
Emergency Operation Center
537 Kelly Ave.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Half Moon Bay City Council Candidate Forum. The meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
7:30 pm
Seton Medical Center Coastside
600 Marine Blvd.
Moss Beach, CA 94038
Candidate Forum. Candidates for the Midcoast Community Council and the Montara Water and Sewer District. The meeting is open to the public.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
7 pm
Granada Community Services District
Community Room, 3rd Floor
504 Avenue Alhambra
El Granada, CA 94018
San Mateo County Harbor District Candidate Forum. The meeting is open to the public.
Friday, September 23, 2016
10 am - 5 pm
San Carlos Library
600 Elm Street
San Carlos, CA 94070
Voter Registration Day. An opportunity to register to vote for the November 8 election
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 S. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
November Ballot Measures. The LWV California has evaluated the measures on the November 8 ballot and has announced its positions. LWVC President, Helen Hutchison, is the speaker. Come and learn more. The meeting is open to the public.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
7 am - 8 pm
  Statewide Primary Election. Don't forget to vote. For information, see Voter's Edge California Voter's Edge California
Saturday, June 4, 2016
9 am - noon
Peninsula Regent
1 Baldwin Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401
LWV Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting Kit was mailed.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
12:30 - 2:30 pm
League Office
444 Peninsula Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401
Potluck Lunch and Discussion. Join us for a potluck lunch and discussion on Measure AA, the Bay Area Regional Parcel Tax, California Proposition 50, and a refresher on the Top Two Primary. Members will have a preview of the recommended changes to bylaws that will be presented at the annual meeting in June.
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
7 - 8:30 pm
Daly City Hall, Council Chambers
333 90th St.
Daly City, CA 94015
Candidate Forum: Fifth District Board of Supervisors. Sponsored by the Daly City-Colma Chamber of Commerce and moderated by the League of Women Voters. Open to the public. Bring your questions for the candidates.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
7-9 pm
League office
444 Peninsula Ave, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
Higher Education Consensus Meeting - Part 2. A repeat for those who cannot attend the afternoon meeting.

Continuing the consensus on the LWVC Higher Education Study. League meetings are always open to the public although nonmembers may not vote on the consensus questions. Bring the printed copy of the March Voter with the consensus questions.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 S. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
Higher Education Consensus Meeting - Part 2. Consensus on the LWVC Higher Education Study continues. League meetings are always open to the public although nonmembers may not vote on the consensus questions. Bring the printed copy of the March Voter with the consensus questions.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
7 pm
Facebook
1 Hacker Way, Building 10
Menlo Park, CA 94025
The Intersection of Land Use & Sea Level Rise. The third community forum on SAFER Bay.

Sponsored by the Leagues of Women Voters of South San Mteo County, North & Central San Mateo County and Palo Alto

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
7-9 pm
League office
444 Peninsula Ave, Suite 1
San Mateo, CA 94401
Higher Education Consensus Meeting - Part 1. A repeat for those who cannot attend the afternoon meeting.

Introduction to the LWVC Higher Education Study Consensus. League meetings are always open to the public although nonmembers may not vote on the consensus questions. Bring the printed copy of the March Voter with the consensus questions.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 S. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
Higher Education Consensus Meeting - Part 1. Introduction to the LWVC Higher Education Study Consensus. League meetings are always open to the public although nonmembers may not vote on the consensus questions. Bring the printed copy of the March Voter with the consensus questions.
Saturday, March 12, 2016
9:15 am - 12 noon
Independence Hall
2955 Woodside Rd
Woodside, CA 94062
Issues in Higher Education. Panel Discussion sponsored by the LWVV South San Mateo County. Three speakers will provide perspectives: Karen Schwarz, President of the Board, San Mateo County Community College District; Jon Kitamura, Associate Professor of English and Coordinator of the Puente Program (CSM); and Brooke Marquart, Concurrent Student at San Mateo High School and CSM (Middle College).

The meeting is open to the public.

Saturday, February 20, 2016
9:30 am - 12 noon
Independence Hall
Woodside, CA
County League Day. Speaker, Alicia Aguirre. Watch for details of this yearly meeting of the two Leagues in San Mateo County.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
1-3 pm
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 So. El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94402
General Meeting: Introduction to the LWVC Higher Education Study. Three speakers will discuss various aspects of the study. The public is invited.