Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
7pm
Winnetka Public Library, Community Room Politics and the Media. Speaker: Peter Slevin, former staff reporter of the Washington Post who covered the presidency of George W. Bush and Barack Obama's political campaigns, and currently at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Author of Michelle Obama, A Life.
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
TBA
TBA TIF Funds. More to come.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7pm
Winnetka Public Library, Community Room Voting Rights and the Constitution. Speaker: Richard Sobel, Mr.Sobel is a frequent lecturer on human rights at Harvard, Princeton and Northwestern University. Cambridge University Press has recently published his book, Citizenship as a Foundation of Rights.
Thursday, December 7, 2017
2:30-5pm
Kenilworth Union Church, 211 Kenilworth Avenue, Kenilworth State of the Villages Holiday Tea. Featuring talks by the three Village Presidents and Village Managers on the current problems and accomplishments of their Villages.
Monday, January 29, 2018
 
Winnetka Public Library will be closed for February, so meetings will be at the Northfield library. Great Decisions. Monday, January 29 through March 21, "Great Decisions", eight weeks of discussions on eight important contemporary international topics selected by the Foreign Policy Association of New York, with videos and an article on each topic as basis for discussion. Participants may attend Monday sessions from 12:30 to 2:30 pm, or Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8:45 pm at the Winnetka Public Library/Northfield .
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
11:45am
Happ-Inn Northfield Conversations luncheon and speaker. $25.00 Reservations - Diane Onixt, manuelo42@aol.com.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
11:45am
Happ-Inn Northfield Conversations luncheon and speaker. $25.00 Reservations - Diane Onixt, manuelo42@aol.com.