Solo Arts Heal Climate

Posted on March 7, 2021 in League News | comments

Monday, march 8th, 2021, at a virtual meeting, Gail Schickele and the MarshStream will present SOLO ARTS HEAL CLIMATE, exploring trends at the intersection of Climate Change and Performing Arts. SIGN UP HERE WITH EVENTBR...

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A Profile of Sherry Smith

Posted on March 4, 2021 in League News | comments

Growing up, Sherry Smith, current President of the League of Women Voters Bay Area (LWVBA), listened in on the local League unit meetings her mother held in the living room. Always updated on local politics from a young ...

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California Water Policy – A Report

Posted on March 2, 2021 in League News | comments

Professor Richard Frank joined the Environmental Concerns Speaker Series of the LWVBAE on February 8th to discuss an extremely relevant environmental concern: water in California. To present a thorough overview, he drew ...

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Policing Task Force & recognizing the Ohlone

Posted on February 23, 2021 in League News | comments

The Albany Social and Economic Justice Commission held a virtual meeting on February 2, 2021 to discuss the composition and goals of a planned Community Task Force on Policing, as well as whether the city of Albany shoul...

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The nominating committee LWVBAE

Posted on February 22, 2021 in League News | comments

The nominating committee is beginning their work to nominate a slate of candidates for the League of Women Voters Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville Board of Directors. These candidates will be elected to office by the League ...

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Albany Climate Action Committee New Year Updates

Posted on February 22, 2021 in League News | comments

The Albany Climate Action Committee had their first meeting of the new year late last month in which attendees received updates on current projects and members were voted into new positions.  Within the updates port...

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Racism: A Public Health Crisis

Posted on February 15, 2021 in League News | comments

On February 18th, The League of Women Voters Diablo Valley is hosting a panel discussion focused on Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors’ recently approved resolution declaring “Racism as a Public Health Crisis...

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Program Planning Report

Posted on February 15, 2021 in League News | comments

LWVBAE’s annual Program Planning meeting took on a new format this year, in which over 25 Zoom attendees presented and voted on what issues should be prioritized at the local and state level Leagues. Issues such as...

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Kiss the Ground

Posted on February 9, 2021 in League News | comments

The Climate Team urges you to watch Kiss the Ground, an inspiring Netflix documentary discussing regenerative agriculture practices and necessary action to save one of our planet’s most precious resources, soil. ...

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Homeland Security in a Post-Trump Era Discussion

Posted on February 8, 2021 in League News | comments

Having recently entered the White House, the Biden-Harris administration faces a potent mix of threats to national security. On February 4, 2020 the UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy held a virtual conversation...

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