Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

The League of Women Voters encourages civic education, discussion and debate, and from time to time sponsors or co-sponsors programs that help voters learn about important issues. Co-sponsorship does not imply endorsement of any of the speakers, groups, or the points of view expressed.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, March 1, 2018
7 9pm
Wesley Manor
1655 S Winchester Blvd
Campbell, CA 95008
Great Decisions. Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting in a discussion group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. February 1 is the first of eight meetings in the series.

Feb. 1 The Waning of Pax Americana?

Feb. 15 Russia's Foreign Policy

Mar. 1 China and America: The New Geopolitical Equation

Mar. 15 Media and Foreign Policy

Apr. 5 Turkey: A Partner in Crisis

Apr. 19 U.S. Global Engagement and The Military

May 3 South Africa's Fragile Democracy

May 17 Global Health: Progress and Challenges

Call 408-354-2287 for information.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Saratoga Fire Station
14380 Saratoga Avenue
Saratoga, CA 95070
Board Meeting. All members and the public are welcome to attend.
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Home of Pat White Clip 'n Come. Bring salad/food & clipping to share.

Please RSVP with Nathera Mawla,, to let her know if you will be coming and what dish you will be bringing.

Saturday, March 10, 2018
3 - 430pm
Saratoga Public Library
13650 Saratoga Ave,
Saratoga, CA 95070
Spotting Fake News. Former journalist and academic, John H. McManus, will present information on how to vet the news for reliability. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Southwest Santa Clara Valley in conjunction with the Saratoga Library, the program will educate the attendee on simple ways for identifying the authenticity of a news story, as well as cover the latest Web technologies which help distinguish fact from fiction. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Monday, March 19, 2018
Wesley Manor - Library Room
1655 S. Winchester Blvd
Campbell, CA 95008
Political Book Club. Discussion of "On Tyranny" by Timothy Snyder. Non-LWV members are welcome to attend.