LWV MN: How we Know the Elections were Fair and Accurate

Join us for this special hour with Secretary of State Steve Simon and county election officials from metro and greater Minnesota as they answer the common questions we continue to hear about the election. Learn about the many checks and balances that are in place to ensure election safety and integrity, and how our local…

Ward 3 Candidate Forum: Eastside Neighborhoods

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Please join us for a Ward 3 City Council Candidate Forum on Monday, May 10 from 7 - 8:30 PM! Ward 3 residents will have the opportunity to listen to candidates via livestream from the League of Women Voters Minneapolis Facebook page at www.facebook.com/lwvmpls You do not have to have a facebook account to watch…

Civic Buzz: Minnesota End-of-Life Options Act — An Update

Save the date TOPIC: Minnesota End-of-Life Options Act - An Update PRESENTER: Rebecca Thoman DATE: Tuesday, January 4, 2022 TIME: 7:00 PM LOCATION: via Zoom (link TBD) LWVMpls Board member Rebecca Thoman will be updating us on issue of Death with Dignity (on which LWVMpls has a position) and LWVMpls' efforts to have the LWVMN…

Civic Buzz: Our broken healthcare payment system

PRESENTER: Anne Jones DATE: Tuesday, March 1, 2022 TIME: 7:00 PM LOCATION: via Zoom - link TBD Anne C. Jones, Vice Chair, Health Care for All Minnesota, has a long-standing interest in health policy and the financing of health care in the United States. She has a B.S. in nursing from the University of Minnesota…

Perspectives: Creating a Safe and Just Community Together

Event: Perspectives: Creating a Safe and Just Community Together Presented by: The Rotary Clubs of St. Paul Sunrise, Minneapolis City of Lakes, and Roseville Date: Thursday, April 28, 2022 Time: 7:15 - 9:15 AM Location: The Woman's Club of Minneapolis or via Zoom   You're invited to hear Jane Lansing, LWVMpls Reimagining Public Safety Committee Co-chair, speak about…

May Civic Buzz: Minneapolis Public Schools- An Update from the School Board

DATE:  Tuesday, May 3 TIME: 7:00 p.m. Zoom link:  https://lwvmn-org.zoom.us/j/86800494758 Join us to hear a panel of current Minneapolis Public Schools Board of Education Members discuss the challenges facing the district today and the work to close the achievement gap and ensure that all students receive a quality education. The panel will include the Chair Kim…