Making Democracy Work

Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
5:30 PM
League Office
434 7th Street, Eureka
Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly meeting to discuss various business items
Thursday, March 16, 2017
5:30-7 PM
Arcata Community Center
321 Martin Luther Parkway, Arcata
Community Participation Fair. All community members are invited to meet representatives from Humboldt County boards and commissions, Eureka and Arcata city councils, educational institutions and civic organizations to learn about issues affecting Humboldt County and opportunities to volunteer. Live music will provided by Laura Hennings and refreshments will be served. The event is free of charge and registration is not required.
Sunday, March 19, 2017
2-4 PM
Wharfinger Building
1 Marina Way, Eureka
Membership Meeting. Humboldt County General Plan Update

The League of Women Voters of Humboldt County will present two panels to review the Humboldt County General Plan update process. The public is invited to attend.

The first panel will focus on the efforts by the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors to pass a general plan update. The history and goals of a General Plan, as well as how the process bogged down in Humboldt for over 15 years, will be discussed by Tina Christensen, Jill Duffy, Mary Gearheart, Jennifer Kalt, Mel Krebs, Mark Lovelace, and Dennis Mayo. At the end of their discussion, questions will be accepted from the audience.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
5:30 PM
League Office
434 7th Street, Eureka
Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly meeting to discuss various business items
Friday, April 7, 2017
12-1:30 PM
Adorni Center
1011 Waterfront Drive, Eureka
26th Annual State of the Community Luncheon. The State of the Community Luncheon is the League's primary fundraiser and a time of inspiration as we honor award recipients for their community contributions and hear from the Board of Supervisors. Doors open at 11:30. SOLD OUT.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
7 PM
Sequoia Conference Center
901 Myrtle Ave, Eureka
Membership Meeting. Humboldt County General Plan Update - Part 2. This panel will address the future and how the update process can be improved. Panelists are John Woolley (former county supervisor), Martha Spencer and Tom Hoffweber (both formerly of the County Planning Department), John LaBoyteaux (farmer and community activist), Craig Compton (Green Diamond Director of Land Management) and Larry Glass (former Eureka City Councilperson and community activist).
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
5:30-7PM
League Office
434 7th Street, Eureka
Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly meeting to discuss various business items
Sunday, May 7, 2017
8:30AM
On the Avenue Avenue of the Giants Marathon. Join other League Members in providing aid to Marathon runners!
Thursday, May 18, 2017
6PM
Humboldt Area Foundation Annual Meeting. To purchase tickets, visit our Events page here
Saturday, August 12, 2017
10AM - Noon
A1AA
434 7th Street, Eureka
New Member Orientation. Learn more about the League, our history and how League members can get involved.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
5:30 PM
Sequoia Conference Center Facts Matter. Joint community education event with AAUW.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
5:30 - 7 PM
A1AA
434 7th Street, Eureka
New Member Orientation. Learn more about the League, our history and how League members can get involved.
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
5:30 PM
A1AA
434 7th Street, Eureka
Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly meeting to discuss various business items
Saturday, September 16, 2017-Sunday, September 17, 2017
TBD
Arcata Plaza North Country Fair. Voter Registration event. Volunteers are needed for this event. Please contact Carol Masterson to volunteer at 768-3118 or email to buffy7@suddenlink.net.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9-4 PM
Area 1 Agency on Aging
434 7th Street, Eureka
National Voter's Registration Day. Register to vote at the Area 1 Agency. For more information, contact Maren Rose, Planner, at (707) 442-3763, ext. 208 or by email at mrose@a1aa.org.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
10 AM-1 PM
College of the Redwoods - Eureka National Voter's Registration Day. Voter registration event offered by League of Women Voters volunteers at the CR campus.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
11 AM-2 PM
Humboldt State University National Voter's Registration Day. The League of Women Voters of Humboldt County will be on the quad on Tuesday, September 26 (National Voter Registration Day) from 11AM until 2PM to register voters.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
2-4 PM
College of the Redwoods - Del Norte National Voter's Registration Day. The League of Women Voters of Humboldt County will be on the quad on Tuesday, September 26 (National Voter Registration Day) to register voters.
Saturday, September 30, 2017
10 AM
Kate Buchanan Room, Humboldt State University Membership Brunch. Speakers, Chris Hartley, Superintendent of Humboldt County Office of Education and Erick Eschker, Professor of Economics, Humboldt State University will present on education and finance. Event cost is $5/member. First guest is free and additional guests are $5. Please RSVP by September 23rd to: Becky Simpson (SIMPSONL@SUDDENLINK.NET)
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
5:30 PM
A1AA
434 7th Street, Eureka
Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly meeting to discuss various business items