Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change
Amherst March for Our Lives
10 a.m., Kendrick Park

from Kendrick Park to Amherst Town Common. Speakers, singing, voter registration.

Civics Fest
7 p.m., ARMS auditorium

More information here

Training for LWV moderators
2-4 p.m., Smith Vocational HS, 80 Locust St, Northampton

Training for moderators, who play a critical role in candidate and issue forums and debates.

League Supports 2018 Ballot Initiatives

Nine of the citizen petition articles headed for the November 2018 state ballot are supported by League positions. Active signature gathering for two of them is taking place in our area now.

Posted: October 23, 2017

National Security, Presidential Power and Holding Government Accountable

Professor Sudha Setty of the Western New England University School of Law will speak at 7 p.m. on November 14 in the Large Activity Room of the Bangs Center.

Posted: October 22, 2017

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