Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change
  • LWV-Hosted Meeting at Survival Center
  • Civics Fest 2017
  • Candidate Forum 2017
  • More Book Sale in Gym
Oct
24
LWVMA Day on the Hill
9:30 to noon, State House, Great Hall

The League's annual lobby day at the State House.

Oct
25
Forum on Housing in Amherst
7-9 p.m., UUSA Social Hall, 121 N. Pleasant St.

Public forum cosponsored by the League and the Amherst Affordable Housing Trust.

Nov
14
National Security Secrecy
7-8:30 p.m., TBA

LWVA member Sudha Setty will introduce her new book.

League Testifies on Single Payer Bills

The League of Women Voters supports single payer bills in hearings by the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing.

Posted: June 23, 2017

LWVMA Student Video Contest Winners

This year's topic was “Making Democracy Work in My Community”.

Posted: June 14, 2017

Civics Education in Our Schools

The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts is weighing in on bills dealing with civics education before the current session of the Massachusetts General Court.

Posted: June 13, 2017

They Represent You 2017 Edition

The 2017 edition of They Represent You, updated to reflect the results of the March, 2017 elections, in now available as a PDF file. Contact information for all Town of Amherst elected officials in included, as well as state and federal officials.

Posted: May 15, 2017

League starts planning for charter review

At a member meeting on May 9, the League of Women Voters began to plan for how it might assist Amherst voters in deciding whether or not to adopt the charter to be proposed by the current Amherst Charter Commission.

Posted: May 10, 2017

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