State League Convention May 31 – June 2 2019
Posted on February 22, 2019 in League News | comments
SAVE THE DATE The League of Women Voters 2019 State Convention will take place May 31 through June 2 with add-on events on Thursday, May 30. It will take place at the Westin Pasadena Hotel, 191 North Los Robles, Pasadena...
Program Meeting Feb. 25
Posted on February 20, 2019 in League News | comments
DECIDE OUR PRIORITIES FOR 2019-2020! Monday February 25th, 6:30 to 8:00 pm at the League’s Office, 2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. We need to set our strategic priorities for the upcoming year. Join your fellow Leagu...
Intersection of Climate Change & Economic Justice
Posted on February 12, 2019 in League News | comments
The Environmental Concerns Speaker Series Monday March 11, 2019, 7:30-9:00pm Climate change and income inequality are the biggest challenges of our time. Betony Jones talk will focus on the intersection of these two chal...
Environmental Concerns Speaker Series Monday, Feb. 11
Posted on February 7, 2019 in League News | comments
First person account of the 24th United Nations Convention on Climate Change in Katowice, Poland, in December, 2018. When the United States walked away from the Paris agreement on climate change in 2017, it left China as...
The League is Recruiting for Challenging Jobs; Bring Your Skills or Gain Skills
Posted on January 30, 2019 in League News | comments
During this election season, our League President Adena Ishii and our Board and active members have all been working several jobs. We have many willing hands–but not enough to accomplish our goals of becoming a mor...
Bay Area League Day Feb. 9
Posted on January 29, 2019 in League News | comments
One of the most important meetings of the year! Virginnia Kase, CEO of the national League of Women Voters gave the Key Address. The subject of the event was Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI). It took place Saturday ...
Martin Luther King Jr Community Breakfast
Posted on January 22, 2019 in League News | comments
Leaders at Martin Luther King Community Breakfast Appeal for Courageous Action Berkeley – Over 350 community members gathered bright and early Monday morning for rousing speeches that urged bold ...
The Oakland Women’s March 2019
Posted on January 16, 2019 in League News | comments
“Fight Truth Decay!” on one sign was the overall message in many forms at the 3rd Oakland Women’s March Saturday, Jan. 19, beginning at Lake Merritt and ending at Ogawa Plaza. Though not close to the 60 to 70,000 w...
East Bay Electrification Expo 2019
Posted on January 6, 2019 in League News | comments
The clearest way to mitigate global warming is to stop burning fossil fuels. California’s increasingly clean electrical grid puts us in a unique position to reduce the use of gas in transportation and buildings throu...
So you think the election is over?
Posted on December 8, 2018 in League News | comments
Not Yet! If you have read your Election booklet carefully you will have seen this: “Beginning on November 8 through December 6, 2018, the Election results website https://vote.sos.ca.gov/ will update every day by 5...