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One important way every citizen can become involved with democracy is to join LWVTSC at our local events. You’ll learn about current issues affecting our community and have the chance to meet new people, including your elected representatives at select events.

This picture shows Dene Mosier speaking at the August 2017 Tuesday Topics forum.


Tuesday Topics

Our Tuesday Topics events are held the first Tuesday of every month at the Topeka-Shawnee County Public Library unless otherwise indicated. These engaging discussions feature an invited speaker discussing topics relevant to our work today. No registration is required and both members and the general public are invited to join us.at these free events.

Location: Topeka-Shawnee County Public Library, room JCM 101B (across from the Millennium Cafe). See this map for directions.

LWVTSC can provide free rides for members to attend our events. Please contact us if you’re looking for transportation.

Tuesday Topics Line-up of Speakers for 2019

January 1, 2019 NO MEETING
February 5, 2019 Bill Riphahn. County Commissioner, “History of Parks in Topeka”
March 5, 2019 Kerry Wynn, Washburn University, “Women in Politics in Kansas Politics and Society in the 1970’s and 80’s”
April 2, 2019 ANNUAL MEETING – No Speaker
May 7, 2019 Jim McCollough, Center for Peace and Justice, “Restorative Justice”
June 4, 2019 Paul Post, Sierra Club, “Climate Change”
July 2, 2019 Ron Keefover, Sunshine Coalition, “Let the Sunshine In”
August 6, 2019 April Holman, Alliance for a Healthy Kansas, Title TBA
September 3, 2019 Brian Cole, Shawnee County Dept. of Corrections, Title TBA
October 1, 2019 Davis Hammet, LoudLight, Title TBA
November 5, 2019 Superintendents Forum
December 3, 2019 Legislative Forum