Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, March 6, 2017
6-8 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Conflict in the South China Sea. With Professor Dimitri Lazo of Alverno College

http://www.manitowoclibrary.org/great-decisions/

The Great Decisions Series is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Great Decisions 2016 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $10. A portion of the book is paid for courtesy of the Manitowoc Public Library Foundation. You need not purchase the briefing book to participate in the series.

Individuals requesting accommodations for disabilities should contact the Library's ADA Manager at 920-686-3008. Reasonable accommodations will be made as quickly as possible, often within a week.

Monday, March 13, 2017
6-8 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
US Foreign Policy and Petroleum. With Wendy Scattergood, PhD, of St. Norbert College

http://www.manitowoclibrary.org/great-decisions/

The Great Decisions Series is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Great Decisions 2016 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $10. A portion of the book is paid for courtesy of the Manitowoc Public Library Foundation. You need not purchase the briefing book to participate in the series.

Individuals requesting accommodations for disabilities should contact the Library's ADA Manager at 920-686-3008. Reasonable accommodations will be made as quickly as possible, often within a week.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
7 p.m.
Council Chambers Manitowoc City Hall
900 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Manitowoc Candidate Forum. On Wednesday, March 15th, a candidates' forum on the Mayoral election will be held at the Manitowoc City Hall, 7:00 pm. Justin Nickels and Barry Nelson will be featured along with candidates for aldermen in the various Manitowoc districts.

The audience will be able to ask questions to the candidates. Comcast will be there.

Light refreshments will be served.

Monday, March 20, 2017
6-8 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Nuclear Security. with Arthur Cyr, PhD, Carthage College

http://www.manitowoclibrary.org/great-decisions/

The Great Decisions Series is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Great Decisions 2016 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $10. A portion of the book is paid for courtesy of the Manitowoc Public Library Foundation. You need not purchase the briefing book to participate in the series.

Individuals requesting accommodations for disabilities should contact the Library's ADA Manager at 920-686-3008. Reasonable accommodations will be made as quickly as possible, often within a week.

Monday, March 27, 2017
6-8 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Prospects for Afghanistan and Pakistan. with Peter Kranstover, Retired Diplomat. Scroll down for Mr. Krastover's bio.

http://www.manitowoclibrary.org/great-decisions/

The Great Decisions Series is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Great Decisions 2016 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $10. A portion of the book is paid for courtesy of the Manitowoc Public Library Foundation. You need not purchase the briefing book to participate in the series.

Individuals requesting accommodations for disabilities should contact the Library's ADA Manager at 920-686-3008. Reasonable accommodations will be made as quickly as possible, often within a week.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
7 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Find your polling place Spring Election. Wisconsin Election Information
Thursday, April 27, 2017
7 p.m.
Manitowoc City Hall
900 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Managing poverty in our schools: Manitowoc and Two Rivers Public School Districts at work. Join us at Manitowoc City Hall on April 27 at 7 pm as Lisa Quistorf, Superintendent of TR Schools, and Mark Holzman, Superintendent of MPSD discuss how the school districts are meeting the needs of Manitowoc and Two Rivers children who are living at and just above the poverty line.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
 
Manitowoc Two Rivers YMCA
205 Maritime Dr.
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Earth Day Celebration. More information to come...