Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. Meetings and events held by other community organizations are included here if they meet our criteria for informing the public.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, September 9, 2019
6-7:30pm
Sue H. Baker Pavilion at Greenwich Point. In the event of rain, Innis Arden Cottage. "Town Hall" with Candidates for First Selectman. The Greenwich Point Conservancy is sponsoring a "Town Hall" with the candidates for First Selectman, Democrat Jill Oberlander and Republican Fred Camillo. The candidates will discuss the many miles of Greenwich waterfront and the commissions and agencies designated to manage and protect it. Q&A will follow. Open to the public and free.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
7:00-8:30pm
Greenwich Town Hall
Meeting Room
101 Field Point Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
Overcoming Cynicism and Getting Young People to Vote. Soul of a Citizen author, Paul Loeb has spent 35 years researching why some people choose lives of civic commitment while others abstain. Join us to hear how his Campus Election Engagement Project has successfully increased student voter turnout in local, state and federal elections and what they are planning for 2020.
Thursday, October 10, 2019
7-9pm
Greenwich High School
Performing Arts Center
10 Hillside Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
First Selectman and Selectman Debates. The LWVG will host two consecutive debates for candidates for First Selectman and Selectman. Scheduled to last 75 minutes, the first debate will feature candidates for First Selectman. The second debate for candidates for Selectman will last forty-five minutes.

Debates will use the Cumulative Time Format. The public will be invited to submit written questions to the Moderator, Kay Maxwell from Stamford. Bi-partisan Screening Committee of League members will screen the questions for relevance and duplication.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
7-8:30 pm
Town Hall Meeting Room
Greenwich Town Hall
101 Field Point Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
Tax Collector and Town Clerk Debates. The League will sponsor two consecutive debates for candidates for the Tax Collector and Town Clerk. Each debate will last forty-five minutes. The debate will use a Timed Response Format, with audience questions going directly to the Moderator. The Moderator is Marianne Pollak from Stamford.
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
6am-8pm
Town of Greenwich
12 District polling locations
Election Day. For more information on locating your polling location, click here.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
7:00-8:30pm
Greenwich High School
10 Hillside Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
Harvard Case Discussion: A Nation Divided. Save the Date to attend the third in the League's popular community discussion series. For more information about the Harvard Case Discussion series, click here.