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Candidate Forums

Saturday, March 14,
9:15 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
Glen Ellyn Civic Center

Betty Clayton Room
535 Duane St.
Glen Ellyn, IL

The League of Women Voters of Glen Ellyn will be hosting four candidate forums in March. Your help volunteering as timers, greeters, question sorters, etc., would be greatly appreciated. Please contact Michelle Peterson if you can help.

School District 41 Board Candidate Forum
• 9:15-9:30 AM Reception
• 9:40-10:00 AM Introductions and Opening
• 10:00-11:15 AM Questions from audience
• 11:15-11:30 AM Closing statements

School District 87 Board Candidate Forum
• 12:15-12:30 Reception
• 12:30-12:45 Opening Statements
• 12:45-1:30 Questions
• 1:30-1:45 Closing Statements

Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Trustees Candidate Forum
• 2:00-2:15 Reception
• 2:20-2:30 Opening Statements
• 2:30-3:05 Questions
• 3:05-3:15 Closing Statements


Tuesday, March 24, 2015
College of DuPage Board of Trustees Candidates

Glenbard South High School Auditorium
23W200 Butterfield Rd.
Glen Ellyn
• 7:30 pm

Thursday, March 19, 2015 
Unit Meeting: Food Safety
7:30 p.m.

Glen Ellyn Civice Center
535 Duane St.

 

Housing in Glen Ellyn

The League of Women Voters of Glen Ellyn is concerned about housing issues in Glen Ellyn. Based on our longtime studies and positions, the League has sent letters to our local elected officials and local newspapers to raise awareness of our concerns. Read the letters here.

Winter 205 Voter is out - Download

Fact for Voters Available Now

Facts for Voters is a free publication produced and distributed by the League of Women Voters of Glen Ellyn volunteers (Thank you to the volunteers who put this helpful pamphlet together!). In it you will find information about local elected officials and boards.

Download Facts 4 Voters

March 2015

Lots Happening at League in March

Candidate Forums
Saturday, March 14, 9:15 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Glen Ellyn Civic Center

Glen Ellyn Civic Center
Betty Clayton Room
535 Duane St.
Glen Ellyn, IL

School District 41 Board Candidate Forum
• 9:15-9:30 AM Reception
• 9:40-10:00 AM Introductions and Opening
• 10:00-11:15 AM Questions from audience
• 11:15-11:30 AM Closing statements

School District 87 Board Candidate Forum
• 12:15-12:30 Reception
• 12:30-12:45 Opening Statements
• 12:45-1:30 Questions
• 1:30-1:45 Closing Statements

Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Trustees Candidate Forum
• 2:00-2:15 Reception
• 2:20-2:30 Opening Statements
• 2:30-3:05 Questions
• 3:05-3:15 Closing Statements


College of DuPage Board of Trustees Candidates
Tuesday, March 19, 2015 
7:30 p.m.

Glenbard South High School Auditorium
23W200 Butterfield Rd.
Glen Ellyn

March Unit Meeting - Food Safety
Thursday, March 19, 7:30 p.m.
Glen Ellyn Civic Center
Betty Clayton Room
535 Duane St.
Glen Ellyn, IL

 

The LWVGE Raises Awareness About Housing Issues in Glen Ellyn

Read our Letters to local elected officials and local newspaper editors about our concerns.

Get the Winter 2015 Voter
Download the LWVGE's quarterly newsletter

 

September and October 2014 Observer Corps Reports Posted

New observer reports for the September and October meetings of the College of DuPage board have been posted by the LWVGE Observer Corps which has been following the C.O.D. board of directors for over five years. See the reports here.

There is no shortage of things to do, ways to learn, and opportunities to make a difference. Help us by becoming a member.

League Groups

There are many groups within League that do special things. These include our

LWVGE Book Club

Great Decisions and

the LWVGE Mental Health Study Group

each group is doing great work. Follow by clicking on that specific group's page within the "Groups Within League" page.

LWV Agricultural Consensus Meeting

 

Agricultural Consensus Meeting Draws Crowd, Meaningful Discussion

League members gathered on April 12th, 2014, to practice what it does best: learning,discussing, coming to consensus and providing guidance to LWVUS so that we, from the grassroots to the LWVUS lobbyist, can take action on a topic of vital importance. Click here to read the backgrounders.

 

Read more: LWV Agricultural Consensus Meeting

Article Archives Index

Mental Health First Aid - all about the class LWVGE sponsored and featured to help dispel the stigma of mental illness and train community members how to recognize symptons and help people who might be suffering.

Pension Study - notes, files, and records from the League's 2012 pension study.

DuPage is Changing - report from October 2013 unit meeting - Stunning Facts Wow Audience.

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