Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, January 31, 2019-Thursday, April 18, 2019
 
Coos Bay Information on The Jordan Cove Project. Information presented last January & April concerning the Jordan Cove Energy Project entitled "Coos Bay Environment, & Our Community" and "Safety & Economic Considerations" are still available on our Current Projects page. These informational forum presentations tell the story of how this project will impact our community and state. Links to a Video of each of the presentations made by the public access channel as well as all materials presented can be viewed by going to the Current Project tab to the left.
Thursday, July 4, 2019-Saturday, August 31, 2019
 
Current Projects section 4 League Public Comments to FERC, DSL, & USACE. 4 League Public Comments submitted to Federal & State agencies can now be viewed by clicking on the "Current Projects" link to the left.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019-Monday, August 26, 2019
 
Current Projects section League Comment to Local Government Agencies. Public Comments submitted to the North Bend Planning Commission & the Coos Bay City Council can now be viewed by clicking the "Current Projects" link to the left. Listed under Comments at the top of the page.
Saturday, September 21, 2019
 
Current Projects section 4 League Public Oregon Coastal Management Program Comment. - submitted by the joint 4 LWV leagues to the Department of Land Conservation & Development (OCMP-DLCD) concerning the Jordan Cove Energy Project's coastal consistency determination with the Oregon Coastal Management Program under Section 307(c) of the Coastal Zone Management Act can now be viewed by clicking the "Current Projects" link to the left. Listed under Comments at the top of the page.
Monday, March 2, 2020
6 pm
Southwestern Oregon Community College
Eden Hall
Coos Bay
Edge of Tomorrow. Dr. Sylvia Whitlock, the first female to serve as the President of a Rotary club, will be in town to host this presentation.
Saturday, March 7, 2020
10 am - 2 pm
Salem Convention Center
Salem, Oregon
Century Celebration. LWVOR is hosting this celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment & founding of the League of Women Voters. The event's celebration will focus on Women in Leadership with a panel discussion by all of our statewide elected women leaders moderated by former Governor Barbara Roberts. The Carrie Chapman Catt and Distinguished Service Awards will also be presented.
Thursday, March 19, 2020
TBA
Coos History Museum
Coos Bay
Women's History Program. Lunch and a performance of songs related to suffrage, interspersed with local historical information about the League of Women Voters. This event will be co-sponsored by our League and the Coos History Museum. Ticket information will be coming soon.
Friday, April 3, 2020
7 pm
Marshfield High School Auditorium
Coos Bay
District 4 Candidate Forum. The date has been set, mark your calendars. More info coming soon.
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Every Year
Nationwide Women's Equality Day. The National Women's History Alliance celebrates the 99th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote. Led by Rep. Bella Abzug (D-NY), Congress passed the National Women's Equality Day in 1973 - August 26 was selected to commemorate the passage of the 19th Amendment on August 26, 1920. To find out more, visit - https://nationalwomenshistoryalliance.org/resources/commemorations/womens-equality-day/

Visionary Women - Champions of Peace and Non Violence - http://www.nwhanews.org to find more topics on Women's history.