May 13: “Housing and the American Dream,” 6 p.m., Topeka/Shawnee County Public Library’s Marvin Auditorium 101C.
The event is free and open to the public and will examine Topeka and Shawnee County practices as well as compare statewide efforts and topics that include: How is our community doing in terms of safe, affordable, and adequate housing? How does housing relate to economic and other opportunity, health and wellness, quality of life? How can Shawnee County residents and elected officials impact the situation in positive ways? LWVTSC is one of the sponsors of this event.
Reminder: CHANGE OF LOCATION FOR LWVTSC SUMMER TUESDAY TOPICS, June, July and August Tuesday Topics will be held at Faith Lutheran Church, 1716 Gage Blvd., Topeka, KS. Optional lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m. ($10.00); same great speakers begin at noon.
The League of Women Voters will host a voter registration booth from 5 until 6:30 p.m., while the Kansas Museum of History is open for half price admission. The Museum Store is also open until 6:30 p.m.
The decision to become plaintiffs in a suit against the Kansas documentary proof of citizenship law, devised by the Kansas Secretary of State and passed by the Kansas Legislature in 2011, drew the League of Women Voters of Kansas (LWVK) into a historical fight for democracy.