Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, September 19, 2019
7:00 pm
GPW Cook Schoolhouse
20025 Mack Ave
GP Woods, MI 48236
Kickoff Meeting: Promote the Vote Update. Our annual Kickoff Meeting will include a "Promote the Vote" update with Sharon Dolente, Voting Strategist, ACLU. Sharon coordinated Promote the Vote efforts, and spoke at the May 2019 LWVMI convention. She will be updating us on the implementation of the Promote the Vote, successfully passed by voters in November 2018.
Monday, September 23, 2019
7-8:30pm
WCCCD, Mary Ellen Stempfle University Center
19305 Vernier Rd., Harper Woods, MI 48225
Harper Woods Candidate Forum. Three council candidates to be elected to a four-year city council term. Candidates are David M. Calus, Cheryl Constantino, Tom Jenny, Ernestine R. Lyons, Veronica Paiz, and Regina L. Williams.
Monday, October 7, 2019
7-8:30pm
The War Memorial
32 Lake Shore Rd., GP Farms 48236
Grosse Pointe Shores Candidate Forum. Three candidates to be elected to a four-year city council term. Candidates are Ryan P. Case, Danielle Gehlert, Douglas Kucyk, and John T. Seago.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
7-8:30pm
GP Park Courtroom
GP Park City Hall
15115 E. Jefferson Ave., GP Park 48230
Grosse Pointe Park Candidate Forum. Three candidates to be elected to a four-year city council term. Candidates are John E. Chouinard, Daniel E. Clark, Aimee Rogers Fluitt, and Vikas Relan.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
7-8:30pm
Brownell Middle School Auditorium
260 Chalfonte, GP Farms, MI 48236
Grosse Pointe Farms Candidate Forum. Three to be elected to a four-year city council term. Candidates are Sierra Leone Donaven, Joe Ricci, Neil Sroka, and Lev Wood.

One to be elected to a two-year city council term. Candidates are Anthony Chalut, Andrew Dervan, Jamie Dingeman, Beth Konrad-Wilberding, Catherine F. Saurbier, and John W. Steininger.

Thursday, October 17, 2019
7-8:30pm
GP Woods Courtroom
GP Woods City Hall
20025 Mack Avenue, GP Woods, MI 48236
Grosse Pointe Woods Candidate Forum. Three to be elected to a four-year city council term. Candidates are Arthur Bryant, Kenneth Gafa, Michael Koester, Richard Shetler Jr., and Seth A. Winterholler.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
7-8:30pm
Grosse Pointe Unitarian Church
17150 Maumee Ave., Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
Grosse Pointe Candidate Forum. Mayor candidates, one to be elected to a four-year term. Candidates are Christopher Boettcher and Sheila Tomkowiak. Council candidates, three to be elected to a four-year term. Candidates are Matthew Boddy, David T. Fries, Donald J. Parthum Jr., John Stempfle, and Terence A. Thomas.
Thursday, November 21, 2019
7 p.m.
Wayne County Community College, Harper Woods facility Gerrymandering, Redistricting, and the Census.