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.

Mar
25
Wed
LWV Book Club
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap, by Mehra Baradaran (2017)

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.

Apr
22
Wed
LWV Book Cllub
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

On Fire: the (burning) case for a green new deal by  Naomi Klein

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