Thursday
Feb262015

California State Convention Registration Now Open

All League members are welcome to attend the state convention, this year being held in San Diego, Friday May 15 - Sunday May 17th. Visit the State page for details of workshops, special guests and other events.

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Sunday
Feb222015

Action Meeting - March 2 - NEW TIME: 12pm-1:30pm - Guest Speaker

11:30-noon coffee, conversation and bring a bag lunch if you like. The full meeting is 12-1:30 PM.
Special presentation on local control funding by Terena Mares, Assistant Superintendent of Business Services
Marin County Office of Education.  In the conference Room F 138, 4340 Redwood Hwy, San Rafael, 94903

Thursday
Feb192015

Be a More Active Part of the League - Multiple Positions Open!

The Nominating Committee is developing a slate of nominees for The Marin LWV Board of Directors 2015-2017. This is your opportunity to assist in choosing leaders for the League board. At least one board position is open as well as potentially the two officer positions of Treasurer and Secretary.

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Saturday
Feb142015

Education Committee Meeting - February 19th

The Committee will meet at 9:30am in the League offices and will discuss: 1.the status of Strong Start; 2.  reforming of transfers from community colleges to CSUs; 3. state funding of California universities and colleges.

Friday
Feb132015

International Relations speaker for February 23

Our speaker is Christine Lemonda, Deputy Director for the International Refugee Committee in northern California.  Ms. Lemonda will give an overview of the IRC,  its scope and work.  Ms. Lemonda has worked in refugee resettlements in Nepal and in New York.  She has a Masters degree in Social Work from the University of Buffalo and is an Associate in Social Work in California. See further information on the International Relations webpage.