Making Democracy Work

Programs and Meetings

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
6:30 pm
Warminster Township Free Library
1076 Emma Lane
Warminster, Pa 18974
Preparing for the November 2018 Election. Join members of the League of Women Voters of Bucks County for a presentation by the League on Preparing for the November 2018 Election. The League members will explain what you need to know in order to be an informed, confident voter in November. The presentation will include an explanation of your voting rights and provide you with resources to help you learn about the candidates and issues. Participants will have the opportunity to register to vote, check their registration or apply for an absentee ballot if needed. A copy of the flyer can be viewed here
Saturday, September 29, 2018
1:00 pm
Free Library of New Hope & Solebury
93 W. Ferry Street
New Hope, Pa
Preparing for the November 2018 Election. Join members of the League of Women Voters of Bucks County for a presentation by the League on Preparing for the November 2018 Election. The League members will explain what you need to know in order to be an informed, confident voter in November. The presentation will include an explanation of your voting rights and provide you with resources to help you learn about the candidates and issues. Participants will have the opportunity to register to vote, check their registration or apply for an absentee ballot if needed. A copy of the flyer can be viewed here
Saturday, September 29, 2018
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Panera Bread
73 Old Dublin Pike
Doylestown, Pa
Panera Bread Fund Raiser. The Development Committee of the League of Women Voters of Bucks County has arranged for a fun and easy opportunity for members, friends, neighbors ... anyone... to raise money to offset the expenses of our chapter to do our work to serve the residents of Bucks County. On Saturday, September 29, anyone can simply show up at the Panera Bread at 73 Old Dublin Pike, Doylestown (no RSVP required) between 4:00 PM + 8:00 PM with the League fundraising flyer in hand or an electronic version and present to the cashier when you place an order. Ordering online for Rapid Pick-Up or Delivery? Just enter "PRFUND" as the promo code. If minimum sales of $100 is met, the League will realize 20% of the sales of the event! Please spread the word and consider printing flyers to give to friends in advance. Panera Bread will not accept flyers that are passed out AT the event + they want this done ahead of time. Download the flyer from the link below. Hope to see you on the 29th! A copy of the flyer can be viewed here
Thursday, October 18, 2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Bucks Club
2600 York Road
Jamison, Pa. 18929
8th Annual Women's Power Summit. Pennsylvania ranks 49th in the nation for female representation in government. Why is this the case and what can be done about it will be the focus of the 8th Annual Women's Power Summit on Thursday, October 18 in Jamison, PA. The Power Summit theme is Empowering Women Through Politics: How & Why? The summit is a cooperative effort between the Bucks County Bar Association Women Lawyers Division and the League of Women Voters of Bucks County. Beginning at 4 PM at the Bucks Club located at 2600 York Road in Jamison, guest panelists will participate in an interactive panel discussion and presentation looking at how this under-representation in Pennsylvania government affects us and our community and how people can get involved to make change. Panelists are Jennifer Herring, C.P.A. and Doylestown Township Supervisor; Kathy Beveridge, President of the Bucks County Women's Advocacy Coalition; and Kadida Kenner of Why Courts Matter - PA. The presentation will be moderated by Charissa J. Liller, Esq., Chair of the Women Lawyers Division of the Bucks County Bar Association. Lawyers in attendance will be able to earn 1.5 CLE credits. There will be a cocktail reception following the presentation, running until 7 PM. The cost for attendance for the presentation and cocktail reception is $35. Pre-registration is preferred. Contact Michelle Froelich of the Bucks County Bar Association to RSVP at michellef@bucksbar.org . Questions regarding the event can be directed to the Bar Association at (215) 348-9413.