Oct. 24: “Voters Can Set Things Right with Amendment 1” presentation by Sen. Rob Schaaf (SD34). YMCA/Community Center, 8875 Clark Ave., Parkville, 6 pm.
Oct. 27: Issues Forum, Student Center, St. Louis Community College – Florissant Valley, 3400 Pershall Rd, 1-3 pm.
Oct. 30: Informational Presentation on Amendment 1 to clean up Missouri politics by UMKC Political Science Professor Greg Vonnahme, The Ambassador Room, 500 NW Murray Rd. at John Knox Village, Lee’s Summit, 6:30 pm. Fee parking at Ambassador Room.
Nov. 6: General Election
Nov. 9-10: Fall Workshop, Sedalia. Click here for the registration form.
January 11: LWVMO Board Meeting – Columbia*
March 15: LWVMO Board Meeting – Springfield*
March 24: Centennial of Carrie Chapman Catt speech at Jubilee Convention where she said, “Let us then raise up a league of women voters.”
March 29: Centennial of Missouri law on women’s suffrage
May 4-5: Board Meeting* and LWVMO State Convention, St. Louis
June 5: Centennial of Congress passing the 19th Amendment
July 3: Centennial of Missouri ratification of the 19th Amendment
Oct. 16-18: Centennial of Missouri League of Women Voters
Nov. 13: Centennial of St. Louis League
Feb. 14: The national League of Women Voters was formally organized in Chicago on Feb. 14, 1920. Carrie Chapman Catt described the purpose of the new organization: “The League of Women Voters is not to dissolve any present organization but to unite all existing organizations of women who believe in its principles.”
Aug. 18: Centennial of women’s suffrage victory. Tennessee was 36th state to ratify the 19th Amendment.
* Most board meetings begin in the morning around 9:30 am and end the middle of the afternoon around 3 pm. Those covering two days generally begin around 2 pm on the first date and end the next afternoon around 2 or 3 pm.