Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
10 am - 12 pm
UT Resource Center, Main Conference Room
1201 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
LWVOR Board Meeting.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Dr. Pat Freeland, Professor and Associate Head, Dept of Political Science, UT.
Topic: "Women and Politics."

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.
Press Release

Monday, January 28, 2019
7:30 - 8:30 am
Oak Ridge Civic Center (Social Room)
1401 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Breakfast with the Legislators.
Area State Legislators bring us up-to-date on what's happening in the Tennessee Legislature. Members of the audience can ask questions and give opinions. A light continental breakfast is provided at no charge. The public is encouraged to attend.
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Sarah Graham McGee, Coordinator for TN Alliance for the Severe Mental Illness Exclusion (TASMIE).
Topic: "Severe Mental Illness and Capital Punishment."

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
10 am - 12 pm
UT Resource Center, Main Conference Room
1201 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
LWVOR Board Meeting.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Robin Smith, Chief of Oak Ridge Police.
Topic: "Police Matters."

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Mark Watson, Oak Ridge City Manager.
Topic: "State of the City of Oak Ridge."

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Dr. Lynn Sacco, Associate Professor, Dept of History; Women's Studies.
Topic: TBD.

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Dr. Benita Albert, Retired ORHS AP and Math Teacher.
Topic: "Challenges in Public Education: Present and Future."

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Bruce Borchers, Superintendent of Oak Ridge Schools.
Topic: "State of Oak Ridge Schools."

The public is invited, and no reservations are necessary. Lunches are provided on a first-come basis for $8 or you may bring your own. Coffee and tea are provided.