Oct
18
Thu
Information about the Ames Solar Project @ Northminster Presbyterian Church
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Steve A, Wilson, Energy Service Coordinator for City of Ames will provide information and discuss the Ames community solar project.

(There may be an additional speaker, but this is not confirmed.)

Oct
24
Wed
LWV Book Club
Oct 24 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Dear Madam President, An Open Letter to the Women who Will Run the Word by Jennifer Palmieri (2018)

and The Solitude of Self, Thinking About Elizabeth Cady Stanton,  Vivian Gornick  (2005)

Oct
25
Thu
LWV Candidate Forum: Iowa House District 49 @ Story County Extension
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Candidates: Dave Deyoe, Brenda Brink, John Evans

House District 49: Includes Nevada, Story City, Roland, Colo, Zearing, McCallsburg, Collins, Maxwell, Cambridge, Huxley;
Collins, Howard, Indian Creek, Lincoln, Nevada, New Albany, Palestine, Richland, Sherman, Union, Warren Townships

Oct
29
Mon
LWV Candidate Forum: Story County Treasurer, Recorder, Attorney @ Ames Public Library, PEO Room
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

SC Treasurer Candidates: Renee Twedt & Ted Rassmusson
SC Recorder Candidate: Stacie Herridge
SC Attorney Candidate: Jessica Reynolds

Nov
15
Thu
Learning with the League: Rental Cap Concentration Ordinance @ Northminster Presbyterian Church
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Sara Van Meeteren - City Building Official, Inspection Division will speak about Ames' ordinance limiting concentration of rental housing.

There may be a second speaker.

Nov
21
Wed
LWV Book Club
Nov 21 @ 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Our towns: a 100,000 mile journey into the heart of America by James and Deborah Fallows.  (2018)

Jan
23
Wed
LWV Book Club
Jan 23 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Ramp Hallow:  The Ordeal of Appalachia by Steven Stoll. (2017)

Feb
27
Wed
LWV Book Club
Feb 27 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Fascism: A Warning  by Madeline Albright (2018)

Mar
27
Wed
LWV Book Club
Mar 27 @ 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm

The Butterfly Mosque: A young woman’s journey to Love and Islam, by G. Willow Wilson  (2010)

Apr
24
Wed
LWV Book Club
Apr 24 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Barracoon: the story of the last “black cargo, written by Zora Neal Hurston Intro by Alice Walker

May
22
Wed
LWV Book Club
May 22 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah  (2016)