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.

Civics Fest March 24

Music! Food! Debate! Trivia! 7-8:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24, at ARMS (refreshments at 6:30 and 8:30.)

Posted: February 3, 2017

Women Marching Saturday, January 21

Local League members plan to attend the Women's March in Washington and several "sister" marches in Massachusetts.

Posted: January 19, 2017

LWVMA Seeking New Position on Charter Schools

LWVA has completed its two consensus meetings for the LWVMA charter school study. Results at

Posted: December 4, 2016

Two Public Lectures on Our Energy Future

The League of Women Voters of Amherst sponsored two public lectures on the future of energy production and distribution in Massachusetts in November and December. Anne George of ISO New England spoke on November 29, and Professor James Manwell of the UMass Wind Energy Center on December 6. They have provided their slides.

Posted: October 31, 2016