News

League is part of "250 years of Democracy in Amherst"

League members Nancy Eddy and Ellen Story spoke at "250 years of Democracy in Amherst" program, part of the Civics and Democracy series sponsored by the Jones Library.

Posted: December 21, 2019

How to Talk So Your Legislators Will Listen

Nancy Brumback, chair of the Massachusetts League Legislative Action Committee, discusses how to lobby your legislative representatives.

Posted: November 22, 2019

Climate Action Goals for Amherst

LWVA supports Amherst's climate action goals.

Posted: November 22, 2019

2019 LWVA Opening Meeting

Opening meeting featured a presentation on voting rights and voter suppression by Stuart Naifeh, a voting rights lawyer with Demos.

Posted: November 10, 2019

Byline: The Second Season

The Amherst League of Women Voters, Amherst Media and former Massachusetts State Senate President Stan Rosenberg team up for Byline with Stan Rosenberg, an issue-oriented local government news program.

Posted: November 10, 2019

November 5 Election Guide available

Candidates for School Committee, Library Trustee, Housing Authority and Oliver Smith Will Elector.

 

Posted: October 25, 2019

2020 Census Planning in Amherst

A meeting on the 2020 Census was held at Town Hall on October 10. Speakers included Mindy Domb, Rep. Paul Mark (House Committee on Redistricting), and Georgia Lowe (US Census Bureau).

Posted: October 19, 2019

Source to Sea Cleanup

On a beautiful autumn Saturday morning, 100-150 volunteers converged on Groff Park in Amherst for the Fort River Watershed's section of the Connecticut River Conservancy's Source to Sea Cleanup, armed with large plastic bags.

Posted: October 17, 2019

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