Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Centennial Library
Greeley CO
LWV Annual Meeting. Lunch - BBQ or Salad - $12 donation

RSVP by Thursday, April 21, 2016- Barbara Whinery 970-353-6731

Agenda 10:15 Call to Order& Introduction Janine Reid & Barb Whinery
Annual Minutes 2015* Kathleen Milligan
Appoint 2015 Annual Minutes Committee
Treasurer's Report & Finance Drive*Barb Whinery
10:45 Program for the Meeting: Action Plan for 2016-2017 Leadership Team & Janine Reid A. Introduction and Overview Groups
1. Voter Service
Ballot Issue #69: Colorado Care
Proposed Coffee with the Candidates
Local Candidates Forum
Ballot Issues
Voter Registration

2. ***Communications Internal: Email Communications, Bulletins External: Website, Facebook, Newpaper/radio, Printed Material
3. ***LWV Operations Leadership Structure (Planning and Coordination) Finances (Quickbooks, Record Keeping, Reporting, and Fundraising) Finance Drive
4. ***Membership Recruitment & Development

5. League Activities Observer Corps Social (Picnic, Holiday Party) Engagement (State Conf/Council, Nat'l, Trainings)
6. Educational Programs 11:15 B. Teamwork and Lunch 12:15 C. Teams Report Out 12:45 D. Discussion of Budget for 2016-2017 E. Leadership Structure for 2016-2017 Nominations from the floor

Appointment of Nominating Committee 2016
1:00 F. Other Business Delegates to State Council, Montrose, May 21-22 2016
Leadership Retreat, July 29-30, Dillon
1:15 Closing Remarks: Next Steps
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Centennial Library LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF GREELEY/WELD COUNTY ANNUAL MEETING + Part II. Call the Meeting to Order Barb Whinery


Overview of Strategic Planning Process

March Meeting: LWV Greeley/Weld Purpose & Mission - Hazel Gibson
Annual Meeting: Action Planning Process Summary + Kathleen Milligan
Annual Meeting- Part II- Next Steps Summary + Barb Whinery
Leadership Structure 2016-17 +Approval
Steering Council Members:
Coordinator/Facilitator, spokesperson + Barb Whinery
Treasurer +Bonnie Funk
Secretary -
Finance Drive + Jean Hoffman
Membership + Hazel Gibson
Voter + Kathleen Milligan
Website + Jean Daviet
Facebook + Jeanne Lippman
League Activities Coordinator Overall or Individually for each activity
Voter Service (Voter Registration, Ballot Issues, Candidates Forum
Proposed Budget 2016-17 Discussion & Approval Appointment of Nominating Committee 2016-17 (???) Report from LWVCO Council + May 21-22 - Jean Hoffman Calendaring/Action Planning 2016-17
Divide into Teams- Areas of Interest
  • Membership
  • Voter Service: Voter registration, Candidates Forum, Ballot Issues
  • Finance Drive
  • Publicity/Communications
  • League Activities: 1. Observer Corps, 2. parade, 3. Summer picnic and /or holiday party)
Finalize Calendar (Meetings, Days & Times, Program)
  • September (League Day)
  • October
  • November
  • January (Legislative Day)
  • March
  • April (Annual Meeting) Leadership Retreat, July 29-30, Dillon- Attendees Closing Remarks Adjourn
Thursday, June 16, 2016-Sunday, June 19, 2016
Washington D.C. LWVUS National Convention,.
Friday, June 24, 2016-Saturday, June 25, 2016
Frisco CO Colorado Leadership Recharge.