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Tuesday Topics

June 7 | Noon | Zoom

Community Connections Librarian Lissa Staley, Topeka and Shawnee County Public library, will share insights and experiences with the “Reframing Topeka” project, a local issue guide created with the Topeka and Shawnee County community to encourage and support deliberative conversations on the question of “How We Should Improve Topeka.” You can download the issue guide and find related events including upcoming community deliberations and notes from previous events. Zoom Link & Instructions June 2022

The May Tuesday Topics “The Truth About Critical Race Theory” presented by Washburn University professors Dr. Tom Prasch, Chair, History/Geography & Dr. Sara Kendall-Morwick, Assistant Professor of English. Read the full summary of Tuesday Topics May 3, 2022.

Other Important Upcoming Events

 

May – June: Kansas Coalition for Constitutional Freedom will be educating voters. Saturday, May 21 Day of Actionsign up to volunteer.

June – August: Kansas Coalition for Constitutional Freedom will be calling and going door-to-door to education voters on the proposed Constitutional Amendment.

June 18: Poor People’s March on Washington Poor People’s Campaign – A National Call for Moral Revival

June 21: LWVTSC Membership Social Outdoor Event

June 23-26: League of Women Voters National Convention Denver, Colorado or Virtual

Tuesday, August 2: Kansas primary election and the vote on the constitutional  amendment abridging reproductive freedom. Read fact sheet.


Carole Jordan, President

June 2022

The President’s Perspective

Carole Jordan, Chapter President

Opening additional locations for pre-election voting, getting out into the community, and working with the Kansans for Constitutional Freedom non-partisan coalition have been the focus this month.

 

Read the full message from our President


 

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  • Voters Services/Citizen Education: We present unbiased nonpartisan information about elections, the voting process and issues.

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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We do not support nor oppose any political party or candidate.