Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change
Jul
16
Book Discussion Group
3 p.m., Jones Library

Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks

Jul
18
Pre-Primary Candidate Forum for Hampshire 3rd District
6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Bangs Center, Large Activity Room

Candidates for the Democratic nomination are Mindy Dombs and Eric Nakajima.

Jul
27
LWVA Book Sale
9 to 7, Fort River School gym

Election Guides, Candidate Forums Planned for August

The League of Women Voters of Amherst will prepare election guides for Town Council candidates for both the primary and general elections, as well as sponsoring several candidate forums.

Posted: June 27, 2018

Watch the candidate forum on climate issues

Candidates for the Amherst area seat in the Massachusetts House of Representatives discuss their views on climate issues in a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and Climate Action Now on May 20. The candidates answered questions from a panel of three representing the Hampshire Gazette, the Amherst LWV, and Climate Action Now. Suzanne Patenaude served as moderator. Watch now!.

Posted: May 24, 2018

League Support for Spring Warrant Articles

The League of Women Voters of Amherst is supporting five articles on the Spring 2018 Town Meeting agenda.

Posted: May 9, 2018

Running for Town Council?

Nomination papers are available NOW from the Town Clerk. Completed forms must be filed by JUNE 29. See the Town web site for more information.

Posted: May 3, 2018

New League Local Government Group

The League of Women Voters will form a new group to study the new Charter form of government and to consider its role. Possible topics of study will include how the new government will work and how citizens can become involved. One outcome might be a revival of the LWVA observer corps.

Posted: April 11, 2018

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