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

LWVA Opening Meeting Jump Starts LWV Charter School Study

William Diehl, the Executive Director of the Collaborative for Educational Service, presented a talk on "The Disproportionate Impact of Charter Schools on Rural and Small Districts" at the LWVA Opening Meeting on September 14.

Posted: September 21, 2016

Charter Commission Public Meetings Scheduled

The Amherst Charter Commission will hold a number of listening sessions this fall and beyond. They want to hear from all residents of Amherst about how to make local government work for them. For times and places, see the attached flyer.

Posted: September 12, 2016

Candidates Speak Out on Issues Followed By LWV

Candidates for the Third Hampshire District Representative have participated in a number live forums this summer and have also responded in writing to questions dealing with issues of interest to the League of Women Voters.

Posted: August 23, 2016

Learn About Candidates for Upcoming Elections

The state primary election will be held THURSDAY, September 8. The League of Women Voters of Amherst will hold a candidates forum for positions for which there is more than one candidate on Thursday, August 25, at the Town Hall from 7 to 9 p.m.

Posted: June 18, 2016

Winners of "YOUth Should Vote" Student Video Contest Announced

An award ceremony to honor the winners of the third LWVMA Student Video Contest will be held at the Massachusetts State House in Boston at 11 a.m. on June 6, 2016. View the winning entries.

Posted: May 28, 2016

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