Lunch & Learn: Voter Fraud vs. Low Voter Turnout

Voter Fraud vs. Low Voter Participation
Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
12:00 noon
Columbia Public Library

Guest speaker:

Dr. Terry Smith
Political Science Professor, Columbia College
Former Dean, Columbia College

Dr. Smith will speak about voter fraud vs. low voter registration and participation.

This event is free and open to the public.
Although no lunch is provided, attendees are welcome to bring their own. Coffee and other drinks and pastries are available at the library kiosk in the lobby.



CAT TV – Columbia Business Loop Plan

The Business Loop Corridor Plan
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
7:00 p.m.

James Roark-Gruender and Lili Vianello,
Board members, Business Loop Community Improvement District

Scott Swafford
Associate Professor, Missouri School of Journalism
Senior City Editor, Columbia Missourian

The Business Loop is a street which serves as the entrance to Columbia yet has been neglected for decades. After a year of public surveys, town halls, and lots of brainstorming, the board approved a 10-year vision to create a welcoming, attractive, and economically vital street. Members of the board of the Business Loop Community Improvement District will provide information about the new plan.

The show airs live at 7:00 p.m. on September 12. 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.

“Big Money Agenda”

“Big Money Agenda: Democracy on the Brink”
Film and discussion
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
7:00 p.m. (6:30 refreshments)
Columbia Public Library, Friends Room


This fascinating new documentary film explores why Americans are sicker than they should be, poorer than they ought to be, and less safe than they deserve to be.
It details the effects of money in politics; dark money; the revolving door; and common sense solutions to get our democracy back on track.

This program is sponsored by the LWV and the Physicians for a National Health Program (MO).

A second showing will be held on Wednesday, October 17 at 10:30 a.m. at the Columbia Public Library.

Celebrate Women’s Vote

Celebrate Women’s Vote!
98th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment!

League of Women Voters Welcome Event

Sunday, August 26, 2018
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Columbia Public Library – Friends Room

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with your fellow members of the League of Women Voters!
There will be a new member orientation.
Learn about the many LWV committees and activities, and sign up for opportunities for action!

Snacks and drinks provided. There will be door prizes!