Monthly Archives: May 2018

Bye Bye Birdie

Bye Bye Birdie

Presented by
Columbia Entertainment Company
1800 Nelwood Drive

Our Annual Fundraiser
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
6:30 p.m. (social time), 7:30 p.m. (curtain)
Social Time will feature appetizers from local restaurants and LWV members
and wine and other beverages at 6:30

Tickets: $25 each; or 5 for $100
To reserve tickets, send your check to: LWV-CBC, PO Box 239, Columbia 65203


Mental Health Forum

Mental Health Forum
“Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders”

Thursday, May 17, 2018
7:00 p.m. (refreshments, 6:30 p.m.)

Columbia Public Library – Friends Room

A panel of experts from the MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders will update us on progress in research, treatment, and education programs.
The speakers will include Dr. Stephen Kanne, Ph.D., facilitator; Alicia Curran, parent of a child with autism, project coordinator; Dr. Jenna Randolph, Ph.D., director of training and education; Dr. Connie Brooks, Ph.D., director of health professions division; and Nicole Takahashi, MS, research core administrator.

This event is cosponsored by the LWV, the Children’s Grove, and the Columbia Public Library. This event is free and open to the public.


Legalizing Marijuana: Medical and Other Developments

“Legalizing Marijuana: Medical and Other Developments”
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
7:00 p.m.
Guest Speakers:
Dan Viets, Attorney, Missouri state coordinator for NORML
Mike Trapp, Columbia City Councilman

Randy Picht, Executive Director, Reynolds Journalism Institute, moderator

A discussion of the impact of legalization of marijuana in other states and current developments in Missouri.

The show airs live at 7:00 p.m. on May 9. The program will be available a few days later on our website or at
The show replays on CAT TV at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
CAT TV can be found on Mediacom 85, Charter Communications 983, and CenturyTel Prism 98.