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September Meeting - What Makes a Good Amendment?

When- September 24, 2015, 7:00 PM

Where - LaGrange Public Library

The LWVUS Constitutional Amendment Study - What Makes a Good Amendmen?

Please join us as four of your fellow Leaguers guide us through the thorny questions to be considered when assessing proposed amendments to the U.S. Constitution. The presentation will prepare you to discuss the consensus questions our League will tackle in November.

Don't know much about the League's consensus process? This is a great time to learn about the thoughtful procedure the League uses to decide which positions to support, a process that sets the League apart from many other organizations.

Annual Fall Luncheon - Person of Impact Award

When - Saturday, October 17, 11:30am - 1:30 pm

Where - Francesca Bellezza, 75 S. LaGrange Road, LaGrange

Keynote Speaker - State Senator Kimberly A. Lightford (D-Maywood)

2015 Person of Impact Award - Tina Rounds, BEDS Plus Executive Director

Each year the LWVLGA honors a local person who has had an impact on life in the Western Suburbs. This year, join State Senator Kimberley Lightford as we honor Tina Rounds, the Executive Director of BEDS Plus.

Tickets for the luncheon are $38 per person and include lunch and coffee, tea and soft drinks. To purchase tickets to the event, complete the registration form below and mail with check to LWVLGA, PO Box 542, LaGrange, IL 60525 no later than October 10. Checks should be made payable to the League of Women Voters of Illinois Education Fund (LWVIL Education Fund). For more information, contact the League at "". Download complete flyer here.

Our May Newsletter

You can access our May Newsletter here.