Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the general public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
10:15 am - Noon
KDH Town Hall Meeting Room Monthly Board of Directors Meeting. Members are welcome!
Thursday, March 30, 2017
7 PM
Nags Head Elementary School The State of North Carolina Public Education. Our Education Director has planned a panel discussion event including representatives from the N.C. Justice Center, N.C. Association of Educators, the John Locke Foundation, & the Public School Forum. This program will delve into educational status and initiatives coming from the General Assembly. Q & A will follow the presentations. Open to the General Public
Friday, April 7, 2017
Noon
Roosters Southern Kitchen, KDH First Friday Hot Topic Luncheon. Our guest speaker will be Jessica Loose, Co-Executive Director of Mano al Hermano. The title of her presentation is "Myths and Truths Regarding Immigration."
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
10:15 am - Noon
KDH Library Meeting Room Monthly Board of Directors Meeting. Members are welcome!
Thursday, April 20, 2017
9:30 - 2:30
Baum Center, KDH Coastal Gardening Festival. The League will be at the Festival providing information to festival-goers on LWV, voting rights, etc.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
10:30 - noon
NC Coastal Federation office at 637 Harbor Road in Wanchese. Go See Tour & Luncheon: NC Coastal Federation. We will be learning about what this non-profit does to protect and restore the NC coast, the oyster reef project, and other shoreline protection alternatives to ensure clean estuarine waters. Some attendees may be able to take a boat ride to view the oyster reef. Lunch will follow at a local restaurant.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
7pm
KDH Meeting Room Immigration Facts and Fallacy (working title). There is a lot of discussion and misinformation regarding Immigration and Immigration Law. This program will seek to separate fact from fiction shedding light on this important and relevant topic.
Friday, May 5, 2017-Sunday, May 7, 2017
 
Downtown Marriott in Greensboro, NC LWVNC Convention May 5-7, 2017. Statewide gathering and educational opportunity for local Leagues throughout North Carolina. From Friday through Sunday presentations, workshops, and networking will keep participants engaged! Details available at http://www.lwvnc.org/Convention.html
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
10:15 am - Noon
KDH Library Meeting Room Board of Directors Monthly Meeting. Members are welcome!
Thursday, May 18, 2017
12 noon - 1:30pm
Baum Center, KDH Being Your Own Healthcare Advocate. This educational event for the general public will provide an opportunity to hear from local physicians about how to best advocate for yourself (or a loved one) while experiencing a medical challenge. Panelists include Dr Christina Bowen, Dr Christina Petzing, Dr Chris Mann, Marcia Bryant, and Sheila Davies.
Friday, June 2, 2017
11:30 - 2pm
Kelly's Restaurant LWV Annual Meeting. This annual luncheon concludes our year and provides an opportunity to review programs, activities and events from the 2016-17 season. The election of new Board members is also conducted. Additional details TBD
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
10 am - 4 pm
Dare County Visitors Center, Manteo LWV Annual Board Planning Retreat. This day long workshop is designed to review the past year and establish goals and initiatives for the coming year. Open to membership.