League of Women Voters Edina Candidate Forums

The League of Women Voters Edina will be facilitating candidate forums for three local general election races. Due to COVID-19 safety concerns, there will be no live audience for the forums but all will be available for viewing here after the dates listed below. Members of the community, including students, are encouraged to submit questions.

Know Your Why with Dr. Stacie Stanley Evening Event

Dr. Stacie L. Stanley began her tenure as Superintendent of Edina Public Schools on July 1, 2021. Dr. Stanley is the co-author of Leading While Female: A Culturally Proficient Response for Gender Equity. She is a fierce advocate for ensuring that women — including those from marginalized communities — are positioned to move into executive…

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Educating Voters and Leaders of Tomorrow Morning Meeting

Details to come as event date nears. Notes: Social time begins at 9:45 AM, presentations begin at 10:00 AM. This event is free and open to the public This meeting will be via Zoom. If you are a member you will receive the link on the day before. If you are not a member, please…

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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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General Election

The general election is Tuesday, November 3. Due to COVID-19, the League of Women Voters is encouraging everyone to vote from home – it is easy, safe, and secure. The state of Minnesota suggests requesting your ballot by Friday, October 2 in order to receive it, complete it, and return it by November 3. You can request your mail in ballot at mnvotes.org.

Recent Events

Candidate Forum: Hennepin County Commissioner District 6

The League of Women Voters of Edina, Minnetonka-Eden Prairie-Hopkins, South Tonka and Wayzata-Plymouth Area hosted a Hennepin County Commissioner District 6 Candidate Forum (via Zoom) on June 18th, 2020. There will be a primary August 11 and the two candidates who receive the most votes will move on to the General Election November 3.

U.S. Census Information Presentation

U.S. Census Information Presentation produced by the League of Women Voters Edina, as a live-streamed event on March 19 on the city of Edina website, the city of Edina facebook page, and Edina TV. The speaker: Paul Huffman, LWVMN Census and Redistricting Coordinator. Co-sponsor: Edina Complete Count Committee.