Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Doors open at 6:30 pm; Vigil is from 7-8 pm
Grosse Pointe War Memorial
32 Lake Shore Drive
Grosse Pointe Farms
Michigan 48236
GROSSE POINTE-CHARLOTTESVILLE SOLIDARITY VIGIL. LWVGP has been invited to co-sponsor the Grosse Pointe-Charlottesville Solidarity Vigil on Thursday, August 17, at the War Memorial. This is a peaceful, non-partisan, and non-denominational gathering of our community to show support for the City of Charlottesville and the victims of hate.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
  Election Day.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Detroit Main Library,
Friends Auditorium
5201 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48202
LWV-D: Council-at-Large & City Clerk Candidate Forum. Print out the flyer here
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
5:30 pm-7:30pm
Detroit Main Library,
Friends Auditorium
5201 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48202
LWV-D: Detroit Mayoral Candidate Forum. Print out the flyer here
Monday, July 10, 2017
7:00 pm
Wayne County Community College
Stempfle University Center
19305 Vernier
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Candidate Forum - The House of Representatives - District 1. The candidate list can be found at the Secretary of State website

In the Pointes, State House District 1 covers GP Shores, GP Woods, Harper Woods as well as an eastern section of Detroit.


Sunday, June 11, 2017
10-11 am (begin congregating at 9:30)
Grosse Pointe South High School
11 Grosse Pointe Blvd
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236

Meet at the parking lot along Fisher Rd (J-Lot)
Grosse Pointe's 1st Annual Pride March. LWVGP will be joining the first annual GP Pride March. It will take place along Kercheval, from South to Maire. Sponsored by We GP
Friday, May 19, 2017-Sunday, May 21, 2017
East Lansing, Michigan LWV State Convention.
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Country Club of Detroit
220 Country Club Drive
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Annual Spring Breakfast Meeting. A beautiful buffet breakfast will be served at 9:00, followed by our speaker, Judy Karandjeff, President of the League of Women Voters of Michigan. Her topic, "Protecting Our Democracy", will include an update on current proposed legislation of interest to the League.
Print out the RSVP form here
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
7:00 pm
222 Cloverly
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Current Challenges to the Great Lakes. Speaker Krista Grimm discusses the on-going challenges facing our Great Lakes.
Please RSVP to this meeting so we can anticipate the number of attendees. Email or call313 8844637