Making Democracy Work

Upcoming Events

This is a compilation of sponsor meetings and events for the public and League membersCalendar graphic. For details about any given event, please contact the event sponsor. All spaces are wheelchair accessible; please notify the sponsor of other disability and hearing accommodations needed. See our Calendar for a complete list of all Leauge Committee meetings and events. Click here for more 2017 election forums and debates information.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, August 3, 2017
10:00am
Rumpke Recycling Facility
5535 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45217 (St. Bernard)
Tour the Rumpke Recycling Facility. What to Expect: Rumpke's Cincinnati Material Recovery Facility is the largest residential recycling plant in North America, serving 4.5 million people with the capacity of processing at least 55 tons of recycling per hour. The tour includes a short video, a review of recyclable items, and a walking tour of the plant to show how the recyclable materials are sorted. Dress Code: Guests are required to wear sturdy hard soled closed toe shoes with backs (no sandals or heels). Long pants and long sleeves are recommended. Safety Gear: Guests wear a vest, safety glasses and a hard hat. One-way audio headphones and small radios are used to communicate during the tour. R.S.V.P. by Monday, July 24 to LWVCA Office Manager Lisa Williams Nelson by calling the LWVCA office (513-281-8683) or emailing info@lwvca.org. Only 4 spots remaining!
Saturday, August 5, 2017
10-12pm
Community Action Agency
1740 Langdon Farm Rd., Cincinnati
Fair Districts Training.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
TBA
Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency. Bond Hill
1821 Langdon Farm Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Board of Education, Cincinnati Public Schools. Format: A panel discussion with CPS BOE candidates. Sponsor: NAACP
Thursday, September 14, 2017
6-8:30pm (Doors open at 5)
Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency. Bond Hill
1821 Langdon Farm Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Conversations with Candidates (Cinti City Council) Part 1 - Forum. Format: Rounds of informal and candid conversations with City Council candidates and your neighbors. Topics: Session 1A: Good Government- transparency, civility and engagement. Session 1B: Neighborhoods and Housing. Sponsors: Rookwood Civic Collaboration, CCA Community Action Agency. rookwoodcivic@gmail.com
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
TBA
Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency. Bond Hill
1821 Langdon Farm Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Cincinnati City Council Part 1. Format: Panel. Sponsors: NAACP
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
6-7:30pm (Doors open at 5:30)
Mt. Auburn Presbyterian Church
103 William Howard Taft Rd.
Cincinnati, OH 45219

(Enter by parking lot door)
Ballot Issues Briefing - Forum. What are the state and Hamilton County issues on the 2017 ballot? Explanation of purpose of each issue; then opportunity for a pro and a con speaker to present their reasoning - with audience questions. Sponsor: League of Women Voters of the Cincinnati Area. info@lwvcincinnati.org
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
TBA
Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency. Bond Hill
1821 Langdon Farm Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Cincinnati City Council Part 2. Format: Panel. Sponsors: NAACP
Saturday, October 7, 2017
9-11:30am (Doors open at 8)
American Red Cross, Cincinnati Area Chapter. Evanston
2111 Dana Ave,
Cincinnati, OH 45212
Conversations with Candidates (Cinti City Council) Part 2 - Forum. Format: Rounds of informal and candid conversations with City Council candidates and your neighbors on important issues. Topics: Session 2A: Race, Inclusion, Equity. Session 2B: Economic Development, Jobs, Transportation. Sponsors: Rookwood Civic Collaboration, CCA Community Action Agency rookwoodcivic@gmail.com
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
TBA
Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency. Bond Hill
1821 Langdon Farm Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45237
Cincinnati Mayor. Format: Debate. Sponsors: NAACP
Thursday, October 12, 2017
5:30-8:30pm (Doors open at 4:30)
Niehoff Urban Design Studio Clifton Heights
2728 Vine St
Cincinnati, OH 45219
Policy Learning with Candidates (Cinti City Council) - Forum. Format: Interactive discussions with candidates, topic experts and citizens of specific policy questions. Topics: Race, Equity, Inclusion; Environment, Sustainability; Housing, Economic Development. Sponsor: Greater Cincinnati Regional Food Policy Council, michaela@greenumbrella.org or 513-541-1538.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
TBA
TBD Board of Education, Cincinnati Public Schools. Date not yet finalized. 10/17, 18, 19 to be determined.

Format: Panel and interaction with candidates of CPS Board of Education. Sponsor: LWVCA, WCC. info@lwvcincinnati.org.

Saturday, February 10, 2018
TBD
TBD SAVE THE DATE: Making Democracy Work Celebration Event.