Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change
Holiday Party!
2-4 p.m., 197 Pondview Drive

Good eats, good company. Please come!

Brown Bag Lunch
noon, Bangs Center, lower level Meeting Room

Julie Federman, Health Director, Amherst Health Department

Book Discussion Group
3 p.m., 23 Greenleaves Community Room

Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood.

LWVA Receives Community Service Award

The League of Women Voters of Amherst was presented with the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce’s Community Service Award at the Chamber’s annual dinner on October 1.

Why us? Why now?

Posted: October 6, 2015

DA David Sullivan Speaks at LWVA Opening Meeting

Northwestern District Attorney David E. Sullivan addressed the League of Women Voters Opening Meeting on September 30 at the Amherst Woman’s Club. He reviewed the many initiatives of his office since he assumed his elected position in January 2011.

Posted: October 6, 2015

Is your health insurance working for you?

On Wednesday, October 28, 2015, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Cape Cod Lounge of the UMass Student Union, the League of Women Voters of Amherst will host a program entitled Speak Out for Health Care Justice: Is Health Care in Massachusetts Working for You?

Posted: September 21, 2015

LWVUS Study on Amending the U.S. Constitution

Information and consensus meetings for this national LWV study are planned for November 10 and November 18, respectively. The public is welcome as participants on November 10, and as observers on November 18.

Posted: September 14, 2015

Resources for LWUS Study on Amending the Constitution

One part of the three-part study on “Key Structures of Democracy” adopted by LWVUS in 2014 is designed to provide the League with principles on which to base a decision to approve or oppose amending the Constitution. Materials for this component are now available and LWVA is forming a study committee.

Posted: August 17, 2015