Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, March 20, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Radnor Township Municipal Building
301 Iven Avenue, Wayne
Promoting Public Participation through Civil Discourse. Learn how you can get involved and make a difference in your community while promoting effective and efficient local government!

Featuring an Advocate along with Former Elected and Current Public Officials:

Kathy Fisher, Former School Board President Hank Mahoney, Former Commissioner President Dr. Anthony Costello, Former School Superintendent Jane Billings, Swarthmore Borough Manager Suzanne Almeida, Executive Director LWVPA

Friday, March 24, 2017
2:00-#:30 PM
Middletown Free Library
21 Pennel Road
Middletown, PA
Pipeline Safety Forum. Panel on Mariner II followed by Q and A (Cosponsored by the League of Women Voters (LWV) and and the Middletown Coalition for Community Safety (MCCS))
Thursday, April 6, 2017
7:00-9:00 PM
Swarthmore Borough Hall
121 Park Avenue, Swarthmore
FIXING PA'S REDISTRICTING PROCESS. A panel discussion featuring Pa Representative Leanne Brueger-Braneky of Swarthmore, Peter Mardinty of Fair Districts PA, and Ben Geffern of the Public Interest Law Center. The event is sponsored by the Swarthmore Public Library and Fair Districts Pa. Space is limited. The event is free. Register by phone: 610- 543-0436 or email
Friday, April 7, 2017
11:45 AM
Media Borough Hall's Community Room, 301 N. Jackson St., Media. "Blockbuster" Supreme Court Decisions. Our guest speaker is Carol Nackenoff, Ph.D., the Richter Professor of Political Science at Swarthmore College.

Prof. Nackenoff will discuss several "blockbuster" Supreme Court decisions that bear on access to the electoral process, including decisions of state voter ID laws and the Voting Rights Act.

Monday, April 24, 2017
7-8:30 pm
Penncrest High School
134 Barren Road, Media, Pa
WHY MAPS MATTER. Presenation with Carol Kunniholm