Monthly Archives: April 2016

LWVCBC Annual Meeting

LWV-CBC Annual Meeting & Dinner
Monday, April 25, 2016
               5:30 p.m. (social time), 6:00 p.m. (Dinner and program)
Jack’s Gourmet Restaurant
Business Loop East
Guest speaker: Barbra Horrell
                 Eleanor Goodge Award Recipient: Win Colwill

Annual Meeting – April 25, 2016

Annual Meeting - April 25, 2016

Annual Meeting – April 25, 2016

Youth Empowerment Zone

“Youth Empowerment Zone”
Lunch & Learn program
Tuesday, April 19 at 12:00 p.m.
HyVee Store on Grindstone

Guest Speaker:
The Rev. Lorenzo Lawson 

The topic of the program is  the Youth Empowerment Zone (YEZ). YEZ serves at-risk youth in Boone County, those who face environmental, social and family conditions that hinder their personal development and successful integration into society as productive citizens. Rev. Lawson was one of the founding leaders in 2004 and has been working with youth in Columbia ever since.

The public is invited to attend.  Lunch is not provided by the League however you can bring your own or purchase it in the store.


CAT TV – Drug Epidemics

Heroin, Meth and Prescription Drugs Epidemics

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
7:00 p.m.


Dr. Luke Buffaloe
MU Health

Lt. Jason Jones
Columbia Police Dept. Special Investigations Division

Jared Torbet
Licensed Counselor, Phoenix Health

Leigh Spence
Director of Counseling, Battle High School

Jim Robertson, Managing Editor of the Columbia Daily Tribune, will moderate the discussion.


The program will be replayed on CAT TV (Mediacom Channel 85; Charter Communications Channel 983; and CenturyTel Prism Channel 98). Replay times on CAT TV are at 7 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.) The program will be available on the League website ( a few days after the show or at