Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, January 18, 2018
7 p.m.
Manitowoc City Hall
900 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Feeding the Hungry in Manitowoc County. Panel discussion with five speakers

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Kim Loose: Nutrition Program Director for Meals on Wheels

Lori Garceau: Coordinator for FoodShare

Yvonne Sharlein: Director for the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)

Woody Schulander: Manager of Peter's Pantry

Amber Daugs: Director of Grow It Forward

Monday, January 22, 2018
6:00
First Presbyterian Church
Fellowship Hall
502 N 8th St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
WIRCO - The Anonymous People, documentary film viewing. Wisconsin Recovery Community Organization (WIRCO) presents THE ANONYMOUS PEOPLE, Recovery is Out - to change the addiction conversation from problems to solutions, a feature documentary film about the more than 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs.

Jan 22nd, 2018 Doors open 5:30 p.m. Showtime 6 p.m.

Event Moderator: Christima Rusch Grant Coordinator, WIRCO ED2Recovery Light snacks and refreshments will be served.

For questions call (920) 682-3737 Ask for Christina

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Thursday, February 1, 2018
7-9 pm
Manitowoc City Hall
900 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Candidate Forum. The LWV-Manitowoc County will hold a Candidate Forum on Thursday, February 1 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the Council Chambers of the Manitowoc City Hall at 900 Quay Street.

The following candidates for the Manitowoc County Circuit Court Judge Branch III position will participate: Ralph Sczygeiski, John Bilka, Eric Pangburn, Jerilyn Dietz, and Patricia Koppa. The primary election is scheduled for Tuesday, February 20th.

Light refreshments will be served.

Monday, February 5, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - The Waning of Pax Americana?. Presented by Alise Coen, PhD

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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, February 12, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - Russia's Foreign Policy. Presented by John Katzka, Retired Diplomat

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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, February 19, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - Turkey: A Partner in Crisis. Presented by Beth Dougherty, PhD

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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, February 20, 2018
7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Your Polling Place Spring Primary Election.
Monday, February 26, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - China and America: The New Geopolitical Equation. Presented by Martin Farrell, PhD, Ripon College, Retired

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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 5, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - Media and Foreign Policy. Presented by Elizabeth Wheat, PhD

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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 12, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - South Africa's Fragile Democracy. Presented by Heinz Klug, S.J.D.

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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 19, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - U.S. Global Engagement and the Military. Presented by Kevin Kelly, J.D.

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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 26, 2018
6 pm
Balkansky Community Room
Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
2018 Great Decisions - Global Health: Progress and Challenges. Presented by Anne Dressel, PhD

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

Great Decisions 2018 briefing books offer background information for the entire series. They are available at the Manitowoc Public Library Service Desk for $15. 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.

Thursday, April 26, 2018
7 p.m.
Manitowoc City Hall
900 Quay Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220
Education program. More information to follow

Thur, April 26, Manitowoc City Hall - Heather DuBois Bourenane - Executive Director, WPEN; Mark Holzman, MPSD; Lisa Quistorf, TRPS