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Past

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, August 22, 2013
10 am-3 pm
Lawton OK Women's Equality Day Event. Skit honoring Women's Equality Day. Also sharing the cards: 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ON ELECTION DAY, 3 WAYS TO MAKE VOTING A BREEZE.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
11:30 am - 1 pm
Freddie Paul's Restaurant
1707 E 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK 74074
Stillwater League Noon Meeting. Enjoy lunch and hear about this month's topic: The Payne County CLEAN Project; speaker will be County Commissioner Chris Reding
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
All day
USA Constitution Day.
Monday, September 23, 2013
7 - 9 pm
Norman Public Library
225 N Webster Ave
Norman, OK 73069
Norman League Community Meeting on Common Core Standards. The Norman League of Women Voters' general meeting will be open to the public. Speaker Brook Meiller is the director of literacy for the Norman Public Schools.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
All Day
USA National Voter Registration Day..
Saturday, September 28, 2013
10:00 am - 2:15 pm
Brookside Library Community Meeting Room
1207 E 45th Pl
Tulsa, OK 74105
LWVOK Board Meeting. Board will meet from 10:15 to 2:15. All League members are invited to attend lunch session from 12 noon to 12:45 pm, to hear speaker Rep. Jeannie McDaniel, HD 78, preview the upcoming 2014 legislative session and issues.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
7 - 8 pm
Stillwater Public Library
1107 S. Duck
Stillwater, OK 74074
Recycling Matters - Stillwater League of Women Voters Monthly Meeting. Lynn Malley, solid waste management extension educator will give an interactive presentation to encourage recycling and composting in schools, geared toward parents, teachers and PTA members as well the public.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
7:00 pm
All Souls Unitarian Church
Emerson Hall
2952 S. Peoria
Tulsa, OK 74114
Gun Violence in our Community, What can we live with. Speakers will include Dr. Robert Block, Past President American Academy of Pediatrics; Dr. Lori Whelan, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma; Ron Palmer, Chief of Police Tulsa Police Department (Retired); and Patti Ferguson Palmer, Vice President Tulsa Classroom Teachers Association. The public is invited to attend this free event.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
TBA
Tulsa Historical Society
2445 S Peoria Ave
Tulsa, OK 74114
Tulsa League Mayoral Candidates Forum. POSTPONED Mayor Dewey Bartlett's campaign informed the Tulsa LWV that he would be unable to participate on Oct. 17 as originally scheduled. The Tulsa League is working with Kathy Taylor's campaign office and Mayor Bartlett's campaign to select an alternate date.

Presented in partnership with the Tulsa Historical Society, Tulsa World, Coalition for the American Dream and Tulsa Jewish Federation.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
5:30 - 9 pm
Gilcrease Museum
1400 Gilcrease Museum Rd
Tulsa, OK 74127
Tulsa League Pathfinder Award Gala. Honoring Dr. Gerard Clancy, of the OU Tulsa School of Community Medicine. The League will honor Dr. Clancy's tireless work to provide medical services to underserved communities in northeastern Oklahoma.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
7 - 8 pm
Council Room, Stillwater City Hall
723 S Lewis St.
Stillwater, OK 74074
Stillwater League of Women Voters Forum on Nov. 12 Bond Propositions.
"Pro" presentation by a member of the City Council
"Con" presentation by a member of Common Sense, Hal Ellis

This event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
12 noon - 1 pm
Bartlesville Public Library, downstairs meetng room
600 South Johnstone Avenue
Bartlesville, OK 74003
Bartlesville League of Women Voters Forum on the Affordable Care Act. Lori Roll of Phoenix Insurance and Cheryl Bartholomew, a certified ACA specialist, will speak about the points of the Affordable Care Act that general consumers and business owners need to know. There will be an opportunity for a question and answer session after the talk.

The meeting is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
11:30 am - 1 pm
Interurban Restaurant
1150 Ed Noble Pkwy
Norman, OK 73072
Hot Topic Luncheon: Citizens United and Campaign Finance Reform. The LWV of Norman will feature Constitutional Law Professor Joe Thai speaking on campaign finance reform and the changes brought about by the Citizens United decision.

The event is free (lunch may be ordered) and the public is welcome to attend.

Saturday, December 14, 2013
10 a.m.
Stillwater, OK LWVOK Board of Directors Meeting.
Thursday, January 9, 2014
 
  Carrie Chapman Catt Birthday.
Saturday, January 25, 2014
10 a.m.
Natural Grocers
1918 W Main St.
Norman, OK 73069.
LWVOK Board of Directors Meeting.
Friday, April 4, 2014
 
  Deadline for Call to 2014 LWVOK Council.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014-Friday, April 11, 2014
 
  Statewide Filing for Office.
Friday, May 16, 2014
7:45 pm
115 Frank Phillips Ave.
Bartlesville, OK 74003

(site of 2014 LWVOK Council)
LWVOK Board of Directors Meeting.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
9:30 am to 3:30 pm
115 Frank Phillips Ave.
Bartlesville, OK 74003
2014 LWVOK Council.
Friday, June 6, 2014-Tuesday, June 10, 2014
 
Dallas TX LWVUS Convention.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
 
OK Statewide Primary Elections.
Saturday, July 12, 2014
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. A
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK Open House & Board of Directors Meeting. Open House from 11 to noon, in the new office space in the Chesapeake Nonprofit Plaza. Board meeting from 12 noon to 1 pm. LWVOK Program training and meeting, 1 pm to 3 pm.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
10 am - 12 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. A
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Questions Forum. A panel of experts will discuss the State Questions that will be on the November general election ballot. All members of local Leagues in Oklahoma are invited.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
12 pm - 2 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. A
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Board Meeting. August board meeting
Saturday, August 23, 2014
1 pm - 2 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. B
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK Membership and Leadership Meet-Up. Oklahoma membership and leadership coaches meet to plan year ahead.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
 
OK State Run-off Elections.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
All day
USA National Voter Registration Day.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
7 - 8 pm
OETA Oklahoma Educational Television Authority, OETA will air the debate live across the state and stream online at www.oeta.tv, with viewers encouraged to join the conversation on their social media platforms by using the hashtag ‪#‎okvotes14‬. OETA Televised Governor's Debate. Oklahoma State University, in partnership with OETA and the Oklahoma League of Women Voters, will be the host site for a state gubernatorial debate between Republican incumbent Mary Fallin and Democratic challenger Joe Dorman on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m., as part of the OSU Debate Series: Decision 2014 and OETA's Oklahoma Votes 2014 statewide election coverage.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
7 - 8 pm
OSU Stillwater, Student Union Auditorium
South Hester St.
Stillwater, OK 74078
Senate Candidates' Debate at OSU Stillwater. Candidates Connie Johnson and James Lankford will be on the November 4 general election ballot to fill the two-year unexpired term of Sen. Tom Coburn, who is resigning. Seating is limited for this debate and it will not be televised. For more information please e-mail league@lwvok.org.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
7 - 8 pm
Tulsa Historical Society
2445 South Peoria
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74114
District 14 Judicial Forum. The Tulsa League of Women voters will partner with the Oklahoma Bar Association, Tulsa County Bar Association and the Tulsa Historical Society to present a Judicial Candidate Forum for District 14 candidates for district judge.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Centenary United Methodist Church
631 North Denver Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74106
Excellence in Justice Judicial Forum with all District 14 Judicial Candidates. This forum will be moderated by the League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa. All candidates for District Judge in Oklahoma District 14 (Tulsa and Pawnee Counties) have been invited to this forum.
Monday, October 27, 2014
7 - 8 p.m.
Hardesty Regional Library
Pecan Room
8316 E 93rd Street
Tulsa, OK 74133
Tulsa City Council District 7 Candidates Forum. NOTE THE CHANGE FROM MAPLE ROOM TO PECAN ROOM! The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa will sponsor a forum for candidates Anna America and Arianna Moore who are running in the non-partisan election for city councilor representing Tulsa's District 7. The public is invited to meet the candidates and bring their questions to this forum.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
7 - 8 pm
OETA, Oklahoma Educational Television Authority, will air the debate live across the state and stream online at www.oeta.tv, with viewers encouraged to join the conversation on their social media platforms by using the hashtag ‪#‎okvotes14‬. OETA Televised Oklahoma Superintendent of Public Instruction Debate. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma will partner with OETA and Oklahoma State University to broadcast a debate between Joy Hofmeister and John Cox, candidates for Oklahoma Superintendent of Public Instruction from the campus of OSU Tulsa. Seating is available for a live audience in the auditorium at OSU Tulsa.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
5:30 pm
Lawton City Hall Auditorium
212 SW 9th Street
Lawton, OK 73501
Lawton League of Women Voters Candidates' Forum. The League of Women Voters of Lawton is sponsoring a Candidates Forum for City Council candidates and all Judges who will be on the November 4 general election ballot. The forum will be open to the public.
Saturday, November 1, 2014
12 pm - 2 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. A
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Board Meeting. November board meeting
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
 
  General Election.
Saturday, January 10, 2015
12 pm - 2 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. A
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Board Meeting. LWVOK January board meeting
Saturday, March 14, 2015
12 pm - 2 pm
720 W. Wilshire Blvd, Conference Rm. A
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Board Meeting. LWVOK March board meeting
Friday, June 5, 2015
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Wyndham Garden Oklahoma City North
6200 N Robinson Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Dinner with the League. Join Linda Wassenich,director serving on the board of the League of Women Voters of the United States, board members of the League of Women Voters of Oklahoma and other Leaguers from around the state for dinner on the evening before the 2015 LWVOK Convention.

We'll have an area set aside in the Wyndham Garden Restaurant for League members.

Saturday, June 6, 2015
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wyndham Gardent Oklahoma City North
6200 N Robinson Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
LWVOK 2015 Convention. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma 2015 Convention is open to all members
Saturday, July 18, 2015
1 pm - 5 pm
Schusterman-Benson Library
3333 E 32nd Pl.
Tulsa, OK 74135
LWVOK State Board Meeting. The first board meeting of the incoming 2015 - 17 Board of Directors.
Saturday, September 26, 2015
1 pm - 4 pm
*NEW LOCATION*
Oklahoma City Library - Downtown Branch
Classroom G (Prairie Twister) (4127)
300 Park Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
LWVOK State Board Meeting. Continuing board orientation and strategic planning for the year. All members of the League are welcome to attend.
Saturday, November 14, 2015
10 am - 12 pm
NEW LOCATION
Memorial Presbyterian Church
Fellowship Hall
601 24th Ave SW
Norman, OK 73069
LWVOK State Board Meeting.
10 am to 12 noon Board meeting
1 to 3 pm, State Meeting -- 2016 Advocacy Agenda
Saturday, November 14, 2015
1 pm - 3 pm
NEW EVENT, NEW LOCATION
Memorial Presbyterian Church
Fellowship Hall
601 24th Ave SW
Norman, OK 73069
LWVOK Statewide Members Meeting.
All members are invited to attend this meeting
Join the LWVOK Board of Directors in setting the 2016 Advocacy Agenda for the upcoming legislative session
Saturday, January 16, 2016
1 pm - 4 pm
Chesapeake Community Center, Conference Room A
720 W. Wilshire Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Board Meeting.
All members are welcome to attend state board meetings.
Saturday, March 12, 2016
1 pm - 4 pm
Chesapeake Community Center, Conference Room A
720 W. Wilshire Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
LWVOK State Board Meeting.
Planning and action meeting. All League members are welcome to attend.
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Oklahoma State Election Board
2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Room B6
State Capitol Building
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Oklahoma Candidate Filing 2016. Filing for State, Federal and County offices on the 2016 ballot will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 13-15, 2016. Those filing for state and federal offices will do so with the Oklahoma State Election Board at the State Capitol, 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd. Filing for County offices will be at the appropriate County Election Board.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
8 am - 5 pm
Oklahoma State Election Board
2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Room B6
State Capitol Building
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Oklahoma Candidate Filing 2016. Oklahoma Candidate Filing 2016. Filing for State, Federal and County offices on the 2016 ballot will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 13-15, 2016. Those filing for state and federal offices will do so with the Oklahoma State Election Board at the State Capitol, 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd. Filing for County offices will be at the appropriate County Election Board.
Friday, April 15, 2016
8 am - 5 pm
Oklahoma State Election Board
2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Room B6
State Capitol Building
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Oklahoma Candidate Filing 2016. Oklahoma Candidate Filing 2016. Filing for State, Federal and County offices on the 2016 ballot will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 13-15, 2016. Those filing for state and federal offices will do so with the Oklahoma State Election Board at the State Capitol, 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd. Filing for County offices will be at the appropriate County Election Board.
Friday, May 20, 2016
7 - 8 pm
Fairfield Inn & Suites
201 SE 7th St.
Lawton, OK 73501
LWVOK State Board Meeting. Members are welcome to attend; time of meeting may change closer to date of the event
Saturday, May 21, 2016
9 am - 4 pm
Fairfield Inn & Suites
201 SE 7th St.
Lawton, OK 73501
LWVOK 2016 Council.
All League members are welcome to attend.
Saturday, June 18, 2016
10 am - 2 pm
Cattle Country Lodge (Formerly the Best Western)
1200 North Eighth Avenue
Stroud, OK 74079
League of Women Voters of Oklahoma 2016 State Questions Summit. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma invites you to a free conference on the 2016 Oklahoma State Questions.

Speakers will be Gary Allison, University of Tulsa School of Law; Rep. Jeannie McDaniel, House District 78 (term-limited in 2016); Wayne Greene, Editor, Tulsa World; Dr. Bob Darcy, Professor of Political Science, Oklahoma State University (Retired); and Professor Patrick Meirick, Director, Political Communication Center, University of Oklahoma.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
9 am - 12 pm
Spirit Bank Community Room
1800 S Baltimore Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74119
LWVOK Voter Registrar Training for OSASA. This "Train the Trainer" session will prepare lead staff of member organizations of the Oklahoma Substance Abuse Services Alliance (OSASA), to register voters and to train others in their organization to do voter registration with clients. League members are welcome to attend.
Saturday, July 16, 2016
1 pm - 3 pm
Stillwater Public Library
1107 S Duck St,
Stillwater, OK 74074
LWVOK State Board Meeting. Bi-monthly state board meeting. Members are welcome to attend.
Friday, August 19, 2016
9 am - 12 pm
Community Room
Spirit Bank
1800 South Baltimore Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74119-5216
LWVOK Voter Registrar Training for OSASA and Voting is Power. Trainers from the League of Women Voters will present a training class for voter registrars and to help train voter registrar trainers. The workshop will include information on current voter registration in Oklahoma, voter turnout in Oklahoma, and provide up-to-date information on all aspects of voter registration events.

Presented for OSASA (Oklahoma Substance Abuse Service Alliance), Voting is Power volunteers, and League of Women Voters volunteers.

Saturday, September 24, 2016
1 pm - 4 pm
All Souls Unitarian Church
Presidents' Room
2952 S. Peoria
Tulsa, OK 74114
LWVOK State Board Meeting. All members are welcome to attend the bi-monthly meetings of the League of Women Voters of Oklahoma.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
6 pm - 8 pm
Girl Scouts - Western Oklahoma
6100 N Robinson Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
LWVOK presentation at the Women Lead Network State Question Discussion. Forum on State Questions 777, 779 and 790. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma will address the language of the questions, their impact, and the arguments for and against. Advocates from each side of the issues have been invited to answer questions.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6 pm - 8 pm
Norman Library, Central
225 North Webster
Norman, OK 73069
LWVOK presentation at the Women Lead Network State Question Discussion. Forum on State Questions 776, 780, 781 and 792. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma will address the language of the questions, their impact, and the arguments for and against. Advocates from each side of the issues have been invited to answer questions.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
10 am - 11 am
Epworth Villa
14901 North Pennsylvania Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73134
League of Women Voters of Oklahoma 2016 State Questions Presentation. A brief presentation of each of the seven state questions to be on the November 8 general election ballot, along with an overview of candidates on the ballot.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
6 pm - 8 pm
Sun Building
907 S. Detroit Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74120
LWVOK presentation at the Women Lead Network State Question Discussion. Forum on State Questions 776, 780, 781 and 792. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma will address the language of the questions, their impact, and the arguments for and against. Advocates from each side of the issues have been invited to answer questions.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
6 pm - 8 pm
Girl Scouts - Western Oklahoma
6100 N Robinson Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
LWVOK presentation at the Women Lead Network State Question Discussion. Forum on State Questions 776, 780, 781 and 792. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma will address the language of the questions, their impact, and the arguments for and against. Advocates from each side of the issues have been invited to answer questions.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
6 pm - 8 pm
Stillwater Public Library
1107 S Duck St
Stillwater, OK 74074
LWVOK presentation at the Women Lead Network State Question Discussion. Forum on all State Questions on the November 8 ballot. The League of Women Voters of Oklahoma will address the language of the questions, their impact, and the arguments for and against. Advocates from each side of the issues have been invited to answer questions.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
2 pm - 3 pm
Village On the Park
1515 Kingsridge Dr,
Oklahoma City, OK 73170
League of Women Voters of Oklahoma 2016 State Questions Presentation. A brief presentation of each of the seven state questions to be on the November 8 general election ballot, along with an overview of candidates on the ballot.
Friday, October 28, 2016
11:30 am - 1 pm
Room 200, Building A,
Moore Norman Technology Center
4701 12th Ave NW
Norman, OK 73069
The Cleveland - McClain County Retired Educators Association Presentation on State Questions. The League of Women Voters will provide an overview of the seven state questions on the general election ballot.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
10 am - 12 pm
Norman Central Library
225 N Webster Ave,
Norman, OK 73069
LWVOK State Board Meeting. November LWVOK Board meeting. All League members are welcome to attend.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
1 pm - 3 pm
Norman Central Library
225 N Webster Ave,
Norman, OK 73069
LWVOK 2017 Advocacy Agenda and Advocacy Training. All League members from around the state are invited to help build an advocacy agenda for the 2017 Oklahoma legislative session. There will also be a short session on effective advocacy.
Saturday, December 10, 2016
1 pm - 3 pm
First Unitarian Church
600 NW 13th St,
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Joining, Planning, Strategy Session for Oklahoma City League of Women Voters. Organizational/planning/strategy meeting. Members of the League of Women Voters as well as non-members in the Greater Oklahoma City area who are interested are all welcome to participate.