Aug
24
5:00 pm17:00

2017 Women's Equality Day Celebration

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall

Join us for a reception celebrating the passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote and honoring women who hold elected office at the federal, state, and local government.

Sep
28
7:00 pm19:00

Raleigh Candidate Forum

  • Avent Ferry United Methodist Church

This candidate forum is an opportunity for voters to listen to and ask questions of candidates running in Raleigh municipal elections.

Dec
10
2:30 pm14:30

Annual Holiday Party

Mark your calendar for this fun social event! All LWV-Wake members are invited and are welcome to bring a guest.

May
22
6:00 pm18:00

LWV-Wake Annual Meeting

  • NC University Club

Annual Meeting to elect new leadership, adopt an annual budget, and celebrate the year's successes---All LWV-Wake members are encouraged to attend!


Jul
20
3:00 pm15:00

Book Club - "Factory Man"

  • 501 East Whitaker Mill Road Raleigh, NC, 27608 United States

Book: Factory Man:  How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local and Helped Save an American Town

Author: Beth Macy

Jun
8
6:30 pm18:30

LWV-Wake Summer Social

LWV-Wake's Summer Social is a fun opportunity to get to know new members and reconnect with long-time Leaguers. Members are welcome to bring a guest. (Members were emailed an invitation.)

May
19
12:00 pm12:00

LWV-Wake Annual Meeting

  • NCSU University Club

LWV-Wake's Annual Meeting for members is an opportunity to learn about our strategic plan, pass an annual budget, and elect a leadership team.

May
5
May 6

LWV-NC State Convention

SAVE THE DATE for LWV-NC Convention, with exciting plans underway, to be announced soon.

May
4
3:00 pm15:00

LWV Book Club

  • 501 East Whitaker Mill Road Raleigh, NC, 27608 United States

Book: One Glorious Ambition: The Compassionate Crusade of Dorothea Dix, a Novel
Author: Jane Kirkpatrick

Apr
28
12:00 pm12:00

Timely Topics

  • Fellowship Hall, Ridge Road Babtist Church,

Topic:  "Greenhouse gases (GHGs), recent GHG emissions reports completed by the City, and actions that individuals can take to reduce their emissions footprint"

Presenters: Cindy Holmes, Assistant Sustainability Manager, City of Raleigh.   Assisted by: Grace Levin is serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA member.

Apr
17
10:00 am10:00

OAKWOOD CEMETERY TOUR

There’s a lot of divisiveness today, in politics, isn’t there?  But here at Oakwood Cemetery political opponents rest near each other in a peaceful setting.  Oakwood Cemetery tells the story of our community,

Mar
28
6:00 pm18:00

Advocacy 101: The Basics

  • NC Association of Educators

Do you want to be more politically active but are unsure of what to do? Are you engaged in advocacy but want to learn more? This session is designed for you!

Mar
18
9:00 am09:00

Redistricting Committee

  • Cary, NC USA

A committee on redistricting reform is a new initiative by LWV-Wake. We formed it in response to the results of the November election and the need to explore what we can do about political gridlock and lack of representation in our government.

Feb
24
12:00 pm12:00

Timely Topics

  • Ridge Road Baptist Church

Speaker: Manzoor Cheema,
Human Rights Activist
See BIO

Topic: “Challenging Racism and Islamophobia”