Making Democracy Work

Past Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, March 23, 2017
7 pm
Ocean House
2107 Ocean Avenue
Santa Monica 90405
Women Who Shape Santa Monica. An annual celebration honoring women who make significant contributions to the Santa Monica community. This year's honorees are Abby Arnold, Keryl Cartee-McNeely, Anita Kemp, and Linda Greenberg.

Tickets are $40 in advance, $50 at the door


We apologize for the inconvenience, but this event is at capacity. We will not have any additional tickets available at the door but if you would like to send a message to an honoree, please send us a note at and we will make sure your message is delivered at the event.

Saturday, March 25, 2017
9:30 am
Pickwick Recreation Center, Burbank LA County Inter League Organization Annual Meeting. Keynote speaker is LA County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, 5th district
Monday, March 27, 2017
6:30 pm
Call for address location, 310-692-1494 LWVSM Board meeting. Monthly business meeting. All members are welcome to attend.
Monday, April 24, 2017
6:30 pm
Call for address location, 310-692-1494 League Board meeting. Monthly business meeting. All members are welcome to attend.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
10 - 2 pm
Virginia Avenue Park Campus
2201 Pico Blvd., SM
Art + Literacy Festival. A spring celebration filled with reading, making art, cooking demonstrations and more.

Saturday, June 17, 2017
10:30-1:30 pm
Fairview Branch Library
2101 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica 90405
LWVSM Annual Meeting. All members are encouraged to attend the League's annual business and planning event, with special guest speaker Dr. Ben Drati, the new superintendent of Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. Visitors are welcome to come meet and hear Dr. Drati also. Please RSVP to by 6/15/17.

A catered lunch by Z-Garden is available for $20; reserve your lunch by 6/15/17

Saturday, July 15, 2017
10 - 2 pm
Email for more information:
League Retreat. The annual planning and information sharing meeting of the new League board.
Saturday, July 29, 2017
9:30-2 pm
Women's City Club, Pasadena Popovers in Pasadena. The LWV of Los Angeles County hosts this annual gathering featuring a noted speaker and workshops to attend, as well as a delicious lunch. Information and reservations: Popovers in Pasadena