Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
Chicago LWV National Convention. Read about it here
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Country Club of Detroit
220 Country Club Dr
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Annual Springtime Breakfast & Meeting.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
5:30-8:00 pm
Tompkins Community Center
Windmill Pointe Park
14920 Windmill Pointe Dr
Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230
Coney Caper Fundraiser. Come and support the League so it can continue its important mission of educating and engaging our voting public. It'll be a fun-filled evening of food and camaraderie. Evening will include all the Coneys you can eat, plus salad, chips, cookies, beer, wine, and soft drinks.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
12:00 noon
Messner Field
176 McKinley Ave
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
MARCH FOR OUR LIVES. A march of students, individuals, and families to demand that their lives and safety become a priority, and that we end gun violence in our schools and communities.
Saturday, April 14, 2018
1:00 pm
Robert A. Verkuilen Building, Entrance E
21885 Dunham Road
Clinton Twp, MI 48036
LWV MACOMB COUNTY TEA FUNDRAISER. Guest Speaker: Elizabeth A Homer.
For $12 tickets, contact or call 810 892 3875
Check out the flyer here
Monday, March 19, 2018
7:00 pm
Grosse Pointe Memorial Church
16 Lake Shore Dr
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Speaker: Rev. Faith Fowler, Executive Director of Cass Community Social Services. Print out the promotional flyer here
Monday, February 19, 2018
7:00 pm
Central Library's program room
10 Kercheval Ave
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Speaker: Vicki Thompson-Sandy, President of Samaritas. Discussion of Immigration & Changes to DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)
Thursday, January 18, 2018
6:30 pm - dinner & around 7:30 - meeting
Home of Ann Nicholson. Please refer to the directory or contact Ann at for the address Program Planning/Chinese Dinner Meeting. Click here to print out the reservation form
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
6:00 pm
The home of Deb Sloss. Please refer to your directory for the address or contact Deb at Holiday Party. The cost of $30.00 per person includes appetizers, desserts, and drinks Print out your RSVP form here and mail it back.
Sunday, November 19, 2017
1:00 pm
Anton Frankel Center
20 S. Main
Mt Clemens, MI 48043
Presentation re Vote Smart. Richard Kimball of Vote Smart will discuss Vote Smart's website, This interactive website helps visitors research candidates by compiling non-partisan data on their biographies, votes, positions, and funding. Cosponsored along with LWV Oakland Area and the Baldwin Public Library
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7:00 pm
Grosse Pointe Unitarian Church
17150 Maumee Ave
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
Panel: Community Action for an America Free from Gun Violence. The evening will include a panel discussion with Q&A to discuss how our community can prevent future acts of gun violence. Featuring representatives from the office of Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence and Moms Demand Action