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.

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

LWVMA Adopts New Position on Charter Schools

The League of Women Voters of Massachusetts has published its new position on Charter Schools.

Posted: May 10, 2017

LWVA weighs in on several spring warrant articles

Before every Town Meeting, the League reviews the articles in the Warrant and determines which it can support based. This year's articles include several in areas with which the League has been concerned at all levels as well as others related to our local positions.

Posted: April 23, 2017

Planning for 2017 LWVA Book Sale Begins

The 2017 LWVA Book Sale will be held this coming summer at the Fort River School on South East Street.

Posted: March 20, 2017