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Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, March 28, 2015
2-4pm
Alameda Free Library
Family Study Room
1550 Oak Street
Alameda, CA 94501
MARCH 'HOT TOPIC' - California Ballot Propositions: What's Coming?. CALIFORNIA'S BALLOT PROPOSITIONS: WHAT'S COMING? is the topic for our next "Hot Topics" Discussion March 28.

How many propositions are in line for the next elections? How do voters' initiatives get on the ballot? Who sponsors them, and what role does money play? What do you think about the initiative process?

WHEN: Saturday, March 28, 2:00-4:00 PM

WHERE: Family Study Room, Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak Street @ Lincoln Avenue

FACILITATOR: Dorothy Fullerton. Pre-registration required (limit: 12 persons). Contact LWVA Membership Chair Ruth Dixon-Mueller for more info and to pre-register.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
9:30-2:30pm
Elks Lodge
2255 Santa Clara Ave
Alameda, CA 94501-4416
WORKSHOP: "What Developments Are Coming to Alameda?" (Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask). Thursday, April 16, 2015 at the Alameda Elks Lodge 9:30 am -1:00 pm (optional bus tour 1:00 - 2:30 pm) "What Developments Are Coming to Alameda?" (Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask)

City Planner Andrew Thomas and representatives from developers will present the latest information about upcoming housing developments at the Elks Lodge Rathskeller. An optional bus tour (1:00 - 2:30 pm) will visit planned housing development sites in Alameda.

This event is in partnership with Alameda Home Team and Alameda Association of Realtors (More information to come).

Flyer

Thursday, April 16, 2015
7-9pm
Alameda Hospital
Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, Ca 94501
LWVA Board Meeting. All member are welcome to the League of Women Voters Board Meeting
Saturday, April 25, 2015
2-4pm
Alameda Free Library
Family Study Room
1550 Oak Street
Alameda, CA 94501
April 'Hot Topic' - DO SEXIST MEDIA PORTRAYALS KEEP WOMEN OUT OF LEADERSHIP ROLES AND POLITICS?. DO SEXIST MEDIA PORTRAYALS KEEP WOMEN OUT OF LEADERSHIP ROLES AND POLITICS? is the topic for our next "Hot Topics" Discussion April 25.

The documentary film 'Miss Representation' shows that stereotyped or disparaging portrayals of women and girls in the mainstream media contribute to women's under-representation in positions of influence starting as early as their teen years. Why is this? How much have things changed? What action can we take?

WHEN: Saturday, April 25, 2:00-4:00 PM

WHERE: Family Study Room, Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak Street @ Lincoln Avenue

FACILITATOR: Dorie Guess Behrstock. Pre-registration required (limit: 12 persons).

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Contact LWVA Membership Chair Ruth Dixon-Mueller for more info and to pre-register.

Thursday, April 30, 2015
5;30-7;30pm
Community Center of Harbor Bay
3195 Mecartney Road
Alameda, CA 94501
Meet Your Public Officials 2015. MEET YOUR PUBLIC OFFICIALS 2015 is coming on Thursday, April 30, 2015, from 5:30 - 7:30 PM.

For 2015, MYPO returns to the Community Center of Harbor Bay Isle at 3195 Mecartney Road on Bay Farm Island.

To help with donations for the raffle or silent auction, please contact Doris Gee.

To volunteer for other tasks, contact MYPO Chair Deborah Wright.

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Purchase tickets at the door for $10.00 each or buy them through Brown Paper Tickets. (NOTE: a service charge of $1.34 is added to each $10.00 ticket purchased through Brown Paper Tickets).

Thursday, May 28, 2015
7-9pm
Encinal High School
210 Central Avenue
Room 605
Alameda, CA 94501
State of the Alameda Unified School District.
Saturday, June 13, 2015
11:30-2:30pm
TBD LWVA Annual Meeting and Luncheon. LWVA members welcomed
Thursday, June 18, 2015
7-9pm
Alameda Hospital
Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, Ca 94501
LWVA Board Meeting. All member are welcome to the League of Women Voters Board Meeting
Saturday, August 1, 2015
9-3pm
TBD LWVA Board Retreat. LWVA members welcomed
Thursday, September 17, 2015
7-9pm
Alameda Hospital
Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, Ca 94501
LWVA Board Meeting. All member are welcome to the League of Women Voters Board Meeting
Thursday, October 15, 2015
7-9pm
Alameda Hospital
Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, Ca 94501
LWVA Board Meeting. All member are welcome to the League of Women Voters Board Meeting
Thursday, November 19, 2015
7-9pm
Alameda Hospital
Conference Room C
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, Ca 94501
LWVA Board Meeting. All member are welcome to the League of Women Voters Board Meeting