Events

Upcoming Events

Edina School Board Candidate Forum

LWV Edina will host a candidate forum for the upcoming School Board Election on Nov. 2, 2021 at Edina City Hall. You can attend in person, view the live stream, or view the recording after it’s uploaded (link will be posted here). Notes: Masks are required for all in-person attendees You may send questions beforehand…

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Voting Rights and Indigenous Peoples Morning Meeting

Indigenous Voting Rights At Risk Today  Black people in the US finally won citizenship in 1868 with the 14th Amendment.  However, that law was interpreted to deny citizenship to Native people. Native Americans weren’t considered American citizens until half a century later, in 1924, with the passage of the Indian Citizenship Act.   The right to…

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Voting Rights and Felon Disenfranchisement Evening Event

Felons Can’t Vote: The Jim Crow Legacy Today The United States is the only democracy in the world in which most convicted offenders who have served their prison sentences are denied the right to vote for many years, and in some cases, for the rest of their lives.  The numbers are shocking:   a record…

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What Does League Have to Say About Firearms? Morning Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Minnesota (LWVMN) and LWVUS both have positions on firearms (see pp. 36-37 of the LWV Minnesota’s Program for Action 201-2021). LWV Edina welcomes all to learn more about the positions and a proposed update. At the end of the meeting, LWVE members only may vote on update recommendations. As…

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What Does League Have to Say About Firearms? Evening Event

The League of Women Voters of Minnesota (LWVMN) and LWVUS both have positions on firearms [read LWV MINNESOTA’S PROGRAM FOR ACTION (2019-2021) pp. 36-37]. LWV Edina welcomes all to learn more about the positions and a proposed update. At the end of the meeting, LWVE members only may vote on update recommendations. As a political…

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Past Events

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