Feb
1
Sat
Legislative Wake-Up @ ISU Memorial Union, room 3512
Feb 1 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Meet and hear from your local legislators and take the opportunity to ask questions and give them feedback on issues that concern you. Invited legislators: Senators Jerry Behn, Annette Sweeny and Herman Quirmbach, and Representatives Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, Ross Wilburn and Dave Deyoe. This event is co-sponsored by the Civic Engagement Committee of the ISU Student Government.

Feb
14
Fri
19th Amendment Centennial Commemoration Statewide Kickoff @ Memorial Union, Iowa State University
Feb 14 @ 11:30 am – 6:30 pm

For an agenda of the afternoon's events, visit https://19th-amendment-centennial.org/19th-amendment-centen….

The LWV of Ames & Story County is a co-sponsor of this event.
Feb
20
Thu
Learn with the League: The Importance of the Census @ Northminster Presbyterian Church
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

City of Ames Information Officer Susan Gwiasda will present information on the importance of the 2020 Census, specifically how these results help determine many programs in our communities.

Feb
26
Wed
LWV Book Club
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Storm Lake: A Chronicle of Change, Resilience, and Hope from a Heartland Newspaper,  By Art Cullen (2018)
Mar
7
Sat
Legislative Wake-Up @ Ames City Council Chambers
Mar 7 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Meet and hear from your local legislators and take the opportunity to ask questions and give them feedback on issues that concern you. Invited legislators: Senators Jerry Behn, Annette Sweeny and Herman Quirmbach, and Representatives Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, Ross Wilburn and Dave Deyoe.

Mar
19
Thu
Learn with the League: The Electoral College @ Northminster Presbyterian Church
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Tamera Prenosil of Dubuque LWV has spent much time and study along with other citizen groups outside of Iowa on how the Electoral College is no longer the appropriate or most fair way of electing the U.S. president, as opposed to the popular vote.

Apr
4
Sat
Legislative Wake-Up @ Ames City Council Chambers
Apr 4 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Meet and hear from your local legislators and take the opportunity to ask questions and give them feedback on issues that concern you. Invited legislators: Senators Jerry Behn, Annette Sweeny and Herman Quirmbach, and Representatives Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, Ross Wilburn and Dave Deyoe.

Apr
11
Sat
Annual Meeting & Lunch @ Gateway Hotel
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The annual meeting of the LWV of Ames & Story County is open to the public. Tickets are required for members and the public, and can be purchased from league treasurer Carolyn Klaus.

May
21
Thu
Legislative Review with Amy Campbell, LWV Lobbyist @ Northminster Presbyterian Church
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm