SERVING PEOPLE OF CHAFFEE COUNTY, COLORADO

 Buena Vista, Granite, Monarch, Poncha Springs, and Salida

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization that

  • – Encourages informed and active participation in government,
  • – Works to increase understanding of major public policy issues,
  • – Influences public policy through education and advocacy, and
  • – Holds public meetings to present and discuss local issues.

With more than 95 years of experience and 850 local and state affiliates, the League is one of America’s most trusted community-based organizations.

Membership in the League is open to all men and women of voting age, members of all political parties and unaffiliated voters. The League does not support or oppose candidates or political parties.
Join us in making democracy work.

COMING EVENTS

  • April 27, 2017 4:30 pmGreat Decisions Discussions
  • May 3, 2017 1:00 pmGermanium Pick-up
  • May 11, 2017 4:30 pmGreat Decisions Discussions
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Voting Methods 101 by LWV Boulder County

LWVBoulder County Voting Methods Team RATIONALE Because plurality voting (the voting method most commonly used in elections across the USA) often produces results that do not accurately represent the voters' preferences, and Because the 2016 election has heightened interest in better voting methods locally, statewide and nationally in order to get results that more accurately represent the voters' preferences, and...

About Great Decisions

GREAT DECISIONS 2017 BV  SCHEDULE PREPARE TO DISCUSS THE WORLD Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs.  The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. How does the local League participate? Interested in world affairs but...

2017 Geraniums are Sold Out!

SORRY, WE'RE SOLD OUT! Pick-up your geraniums Wednesday, May 3, 2017  at the Buena Vista Library between 1:00 and 5:00 p.m. or in Salida at the United Methodist Church, 228 E. 4th Street, between 2:00 and 5:00 p.m. Just in time for Mothers Day! Checks should be made out to LWVCC and mailed to: Evelyn Baker P.O. Box 4504 Buena Vista, CO  81211.

Regular Meetings:

The league meets second Monday of each month toggling between BV & Salida.
Refer above for details and guest speakers for each meeting.
More about the League of Women Voters
Carpooling from BV is at the Family Dollar parking lot, leaving @ 10:45.

Your Chaffee County LWV is active in many ways … from Non-Partisan Forums to Informative Educational Opportunities.

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