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LWV Calendar of Events

Note: if Columbia Public Schools are closed due to winter weather, then LWV events are also cancelled.

 

March 2021

Columbia’s Police Department
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch & Learn

Columbia Police Chief Geoff Jones will give an update on policing in Columbia and the department’s goals for the future. Co-sponsored by the  Columbia Public Library. 

Please register to receive a Zoom link for this online event. The event will be recorded for later viewing.

Register

Candidate Forum: Columbia City Council
Tuesday, March 16 › 7-8:30 p.m.
On Zoom

Hear from the candidates running for Columbia’s City Council on the April 6 ballot at this virtual forum co-sponsored by the Columbia Public Library.  Register to get a Zoom link. The event will also be recorded for later viewing.

Register

 

Candidate Forum: Columbia School Board and Missouri’s 45th House District

Tuesday, March 23 › 7-8:30 p.m.
On Zoom
 
Learn firsthand about the candidates running for Columbia school board and Missouri’s 45th House District seat in the April 6 election. Co-sponsored by the Columbia Public Library. Register to get a Zoom link. The forum will be recorded for later viewing.

Register

 

 

February 2021

For details on any of these events, send an email to: lwvcbc@gmail.com.

Minority Youth, Inequities in Justice

Part I

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
7-8:30 p.m.

Live event via Zoom

This two-part virtual forum will provide background information about the disparities in how minority youth are disciplined in the school and juvenile justice systems. Get current information on the issue from relevant partners and, in Part II, discover how community members can get involved and take action.

Co-sponsored with the Columbia Public Library; Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Chi Omega Chapter; Boone County Children’s Services Board; Mid-Missouri Civil Liberties Association; Minority Men’s Network; and the NAACP of Columbia, MO. Part of Boone County’s Journey Toward Inclusive Excellence.

 Please register to receive a Zoom link for this live event. The forum will also be recorded for later viewing on our YouTube channel.

Minority Youth, Inequities in Justice

Part II

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
7-8:30 p.m.

Live event via Zoom

This two-part virtual forum will provide background information about the disparities in how minority youth are disciplined in the school and juvenile justice systems. Get current information on the issue from relevant partners and in Part II discover how community members can get involved and take action.

Co-sponsored with the Columbia Public Library; Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Chi Omega Chapter; Boone County Children’s Services Board; Mid-Missouri Civil Liberties Association; Minority Men’s Network; and the NAACP of Columbia, MO. Part of Boone County’s Journey Toward Inclusive Excellence.

The first part of this forum will take place Wednesday, February 3 at 7 p.m.

 Please register to receive a Zoom link for this live event. The forum will also be recorded for later viewing on our YouTube channel.

 

New Member Welcome
Saturday, February 6, 2021
10:00 a.m.
Via Zoom

Please join us when the New Member Welcome offered via Zoom February 6, 2021 at 10 a.m. for new members and others who want to learn more about how the LWV operates. Watch for the zoom invitation in member email.

 

Lunch & Learn – United Way Equity Challenge

Tuesday, February 9, 2021
 Noon-1 p.m.
 
The Equity Challenge presented by Heart of Missouri United Way, helps participants gain awareness and understanding of racism and learn how to build a community in which people’s outcomes in life are not determined by their skin color. Co-sponsored by the  Columbia Public Library.
 
Please register to receive a Zoom link for this online event.

Register

 
 

 

  1. Is there a Lunch and Learn this month on the 18th and if so, is it at Hyvee on Conley Rd.? I didn’t see it on your April calendar. Thanks. Pam

    • Dear Pam,

      There won’t be a Lunch & Learn in April. We will have our next L&L on May 16.

      Thanks for your interest!

      –League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County

  2. Is there a Lunch and Learn this month, today? Please let me know asap. Thanks, Pam pam111@centurytel.net or 573-474-3228

  3. Elaine Blodgett

    Lunch and Learn for January 2018 will be held at HyVee South at noon. Jay Hasheider has agreed to do a presentation on the City’s Climate Action Planning progress.

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