Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. Check here for registration and election dates.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, January 1, 2018-Monday, December 31, 2018
 
Your polling place for Primary and General Elections.

To find your polling place, go to <http://www.votespa.com> or call Montgomery County Voters Services at 610-278-3000.
2018 is a general election year. In 2018 we will elect one U. S. Senator, one U. S. Representative, Governor of PA, Lt. Governor of PA, and four state representatives.

Note: Government issued photo identification is required when voting for the first time at a new polling place.

CHANGE IN US CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT. For voters in Montgomery County our U. S. Congressional District Two changed for this one election year to Districts 4 and 5. If you don't know which one you are in, call the Montgomery County Voter Services at 610-278-3000. Close to the election you can find out from <http://www.voter411.org.>

Monday, September 17, 2018
 
  First day to apply for civilian absentee ballot for the November 6 General Election.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
 
Everywhere National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
6 - 9 PM
Lower Merion Township Building, 2nd Floor Board Room
75 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore
Sustainable Energy Workshop. The Lower Merion Township Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) invites all residents of Lower Merion Township to a Sustainable Energy Workshop to learn more about climate change, its practical implications for our Township and potential steps towards a sustainable future.

Join members of the EAC for:
Panel discussions with experts from acadamia, industry and government

Q&A session with elected Commissioners, panelists and EAC members

Light refreshments will be served.

Thursday, September 27, 2018
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Bryn Mawr College
Goodheart
Main Theater
A Seat at the Table? Pennsylvania Women Congressional Candidates Forum. Pennsylvania has no women in its Congressional delegation. Join us for a non-partisan discussion of gender and politics with six women Congressional candidates running in this fall's election.

The moderator will be Kelly Dittmar, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Political Science, Rutgers-Camden; Scholar, Center for American Women and Politics, Rutgers-New Brunswick.

Congressional Candidates:
Bibiana Boerio (D), running for PA's new 14th Congressional District
Pearl Kim '01 (R), running for PA's new 5th Congressional District
Susan Boser (D), running for PA's new 15th Congressional District
Chrissy Houlahan (D), running for PA's new 6th Congressional District
Madeleine Dean (D), running for PA's new 4th Congressional District
Mary Gay Scanlon (D), running for PA's new 5th Congressional District

TO REGISTER:
<https://www.brynmawr.edu/events/at-the-table>

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
 
Registration forms are available from the County Board of Elections, from PennDot, at libraries, when obtaining or renewing a driver's license, or register online at <http://www.register.votespa.com.> Last day to register before the General Election November 6.
Saturday, October 13, 2018
9 AM - 12:30 PM
The Performing Arts Complex of Delaware County at Stage One,
101 Plush Mill Rd., Wallingford, PA 19086
Civics Education Seminar: Making Democracy Work. Half-day conference with expert-led presentations and discussion groups on topics including voting as the basis of our democracy; how the PA legislature works; reapportionment and redistricting; and our PA judicial system.

Keynote speaker is Judge Dominic F. Pileggi, Delaware County Court of Common Pleas.

Cost is $10, and pre-registration is required. Mail your check to LWV-CDC, P.O. Box 131, Wallingford, PA 19086.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
 
  Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot for the November 6 General Election.
Friday, November 2, 2018
12 PM
Media Borough Hall Community Room
301 N. Jackson St., Media, PA 19063
Hot Topic Luncheon: Midterm Elections - What the Polling Tells Us. The Speaker is Dr. G. Terry Madonna. At Franklin & Marshall College, Dr. Madonna is Director of the Center for Politics and Public Affairs, Professor of Public Affairs and Director of the Franklin & Marshall College Poll.

Cost is $18. Call 610-566-5474 to make a reservation. Mail your check to LWV-CDC, P.O. Box 131, Wallingford, PA 19086, or you can pay at the door.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
7 AM - 8 PM
Your polling place General Election.