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Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, January 15, 2015
10:30am
Rosewood Community Room, 1515 East Gaylord, Mt. Pleasant LWVMI Program Planning for May 2015 Convention. Every two years local leagues review the LWVMI program and decide to update, restudy or suggest a new study.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
7p.m.
Commission on Aging, 2020 S. Lincoln Road, Mt. Pleasant Money and Politics. A video on this topic was produced by the LWV Massachusetts. The history of campaign finance is reviewed and the possible solutions are presented.
Monday, April 6, 2015
 
  Last Day to Register for May 5 State Ballot Election.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
7pm
Rosewood Community Room City of Mt. Pleasant Report. Speaker: Nancy Ridley, Mt. Pleasant City Manager
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Polls Open 7am to 8pm
Isabella County Precincts Election: State of Michigan Ballot Question.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
6 pm
Rosewood Community Room Annual Meeting and Dinner. Speaker: Peggy Case, President of Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation. Case will speak about "Fracking and Clean Water"
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
7 p.m.
Rosewood Community Room
1515 East Gaylord, Mt. Pleasant
Amending the U.S. Constitution. A LWVUS study of the process of amending the constitution. Consensus will be taken.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
7 p.m.
Rosewood Community Room
1515 East Gaylord, Mt. Pleasant
Amending the U.S. Constitution. A LWVUS study of the process of amending the constitution. Consensus will be taken.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
7 p.m.
City Hall, 320 West Broadway, Mt. Pleasant Candidates' Forum. 7 individuals are running for 3 seats on the Mt. Pleasant City Commission
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
7 p.m.
Veterans Memorial Library Annex, 301 S. University, Mt. Pleasant Town Hall, Redistricting the Michigan Legislature.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
7 p.m.
Rosewood Community Room
1515 East Gaylord, Mt. Pleasant
Money in Politics and Holiday Party.
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
6:00pm
Beaverton, MI Redistricting in Michigan, Town Hall Meeting. Discussion of the redistricting process in Michigan.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
7:00pm
Lara Raisanen's Home
507 S Univeristy
Mount Pleasant MI 48858
LWVMPA Book Group.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
7:00pm
Lara Raisanen's Home
507 S Univeristy
Mount Pleasant MI 48858
LWVMPA Book Club. The LWVMPA Book Club will be studying selected books over the course of the year. Contact Lara for additional information.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
7 p.m.
Rosewood Community Room
1515 East Gaylord, Mt. Pleasant
Money in Politics Consensus.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
10:30 - noon
Home of Theresa Turner LWV Mt. Pleasant Area Board Meeting.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
7 p.m.
Rosewood Community Room
1515 East Gaylord, Mt. Pleasant
LWVUS Program Planning. Planning in preparation for the June 2016 convention.
Monday, February 29, 2016
7-9:00pm
Park Library Auditorium at Central Michigan University Speak Up, Speak Out. This edition of the Speak Up, Speak Out series is entitled "Picking Your Candidates: Political Primaries 2016"
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
7:00am-8:00pm
Precincts in Isabella County. Presidential Primary Election.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
10:30 - 12:00pm
Home of Lara Raisanen LWVMPA Board Meeting.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
7:00pm
Rosewood Community Room
1515 E. Gaylord
Mount Pleasant MI 48858
Redistricting in Michigan: Should Politicians Choose Their Voters. Updated on the redistricting issue lead by Kathy Ling.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
7:00pm
Lara Raisanen's Home
507 S Univeristy
Mount Pleasant MI 48858
LWVMPA Book Club.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
7:00pm
Rosewood Community Room
1515 E Gaylord
Mount Pleasant MI 48858
Evening with Jacob Kain, Mt. Pleasant City Planner.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
6:00pm
Presbyterian Church
Watson Rd.
Mount Pleasant MI 48858
Annual Meeting. The annual meeting of the LWV of the Mt. Pleasant Area plus a presentation by Mike Dunham of the Neighborhood Resource Unit.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
9:30am
MPHS Registering Voters. The LWVMPA will be registering voters.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
7:00pm
Meetings are held at book group member's homes. LWVMPA Book Group. The group is currently reading "The Oath." The next book will be "Give Us the Ballot" by Ari Berman. Contact Lara Raisanen for more information.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
 
Washington DC LWVUS Convention. Annual convention of the League of Women Voters of the United States.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
 
Register online or in person Last day to register to vote in August primary. Register online at Secretary of State or Vote411, or at any Secretary of State office, or voter registration drive, or at your city, county or township clerk's office.
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
 
Precincts in Isabella County. Election Day for August Primary Election.