Amherst League of Women Voters

A Voice for Citizens, a Force for Change
Human Rights Day
1:30-4 p.m., Woodbury Room, Jones Library

Commemorating the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Book Discussion Group
2:30 p.m.,

The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kaddish

Book Discussion Group
2:30 p.m.,

The Virtues of Aging by Jimmy Carter

Democracy in the Balance: Money, Speech and Power

There is much we do not understand. Educating our membership (including ourselves), and spreading the word to the grassroots are necessary first steps to whatever direction our advocacy efforts will take. The MA Leagues of Concord/Carlisle and Sudbury recently developed an educational presentation and suggested that we preview it in Amherst.

In October 2012, the LWVA’s Follow the Money (FT$) Interest Group, presented its version of the program, ‘Democracy in the Balance: Money, Speech and Power’ to the Amherst League.

Posted: December 10, 2012

Energy Reports

2012 Energy Reports are out. Download the full reports in the Issues section.

Posted: December 3, 2012

New Site

We are please to announce our new website. It has some new features like an interactive precinct map that is pulled from the Town Clerk's website. Stay tuned as we make additions and get ready for the 2013 town meetings.

Posted: November 6, 2012