Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

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Meetings are usually the second Tuesday of the month. Guests are welcome to attend. Some dates are tentative.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, November 11, 2019
Gonzaga University
Hemmingson Center Ballroom
502 E Boone Ave
Spokane, WA 99258
Suffrage Historian. The Centenntal Committee at Gonzaga University is sponsoring Dr. Sally Roesch-Wagner. The book she edited provides a history of the untold stories of the 19th century women's rights effort. The discussion and book signing event is free and open to the public. More information here.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
11:30am- 1:00pm
St. Andrew's Church
Social Hall
2404 N. Howard St
Spokane, WA 99205
Action Workshop Follow-up. At our regularly scheduled monthly meeting, we will be following up on the State Action Workshop from November 2. Those who attended will be asked to share what they learned. The Action Workshop focused on the census, redistricting, election security, and campaign financing. What will be next action steps all of us can take, based on this learning?

Action Workshop Agenda

Friday, November 15, 2019
Gonzaga University
Hemmingson Center
702 East Desmet Ave.
Spokane, WA 99258
Good-bye Lunch to Myanmar Fellows. Please join us for a 12:00-12:30 ceremony in the rotunda at the Hemmingson Center celebrating the International Day of Tolerance. A no-host lunch follows immediately in the Bulldog Club on Hemmingson Center's second floor. This is the Spokane League's good-bye to our two Myanmar Fellows. We will need to reserve a spot for the lunch, so please RSVP to Beth Pellicciotti at
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Moran Prarie County Library
6004 S. Regal Street
Spokane, WA 99203
People for Effective Government (PEG). Cindy Black is the featured speaker and leads the Fix Democracy Now nonprofit organization. She has been a valued partner with the League of Women Voters of Washington, working with our Issues Chairs on a number of democracy bills. More details here.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
11:15am - 1:00pm
St Andrew's Church
Social Hall
2404 N. Howard St.
Spokane, WA 99205
Homelessness and Affordable Housing. Two committees have worked on studying these issues since May. They will present their research with research people.