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Upcoming meetings, forums and election information for the Preliminary Election for Town Council (September 4, 2018).

Upcoming forums for the Franklin-Hampshire-Worcester Senate seat and Hampshire District House seats, plus on-line election information.

The August 29 forum for candidates for the at-large seats on the new Amherst Town Council has been moved to the ARMS auditorium. New on-line LWV Massachusetts election guide goes live on August 1.

The League of Women Voters of Amherst will prepare election guides for Town Council candidates for both the primary and general elections, as well as sponsoring several candidate forums.

As published by the Hampshire Gazette on March 22, 2018.

The League of Women Voters of Amherst will hold a local March For Our Lives on Saturday, March 24. We will gather at Kendrick Park on East Pleasant Street at 10 a.m. and march to the Town Common, where there will be voter registration, singing and speeches.

The League of Women Voters of Amherst celebrated the national organization's 99th birthday with a luncheon on Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Ginger Garden Restaurant. The luncheon was attended by 60 people, and State Rep. Mindy Domb, D-Amherst, was the keynote speaker.

The League of Women Voters of Amherst will sponsor a forum on the proposed Amherst Town Charter on Thursday, March 1, at 7 p.m. in the Amherst Regional Middle School auditorium.

Food! Music! Theater! Competition!! A celebration of Government and Politics.

After reviewing the history of its positions, members decided that the best course of action would be to present the concepts, principles and practices that the League believes make for effective local government, and to use these principles to compare the charter proposal with the existing structure defined by the 2001 Amherst Town Government Act.

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