Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Tex Pasley, Robert F. Kennedy Fellow at No Exceptions Prison Collective in Knoxville.
Topic: "Regional Problems Leading to Incarceration".

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 10, 2018
10 am - 12 pm
UT Resource Center, Main Conference Room
1201 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
LWVOR Board Meeting.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
 
  Early Voting Begins.
Early voting for Anderson County primaries will be April 11 to April 26. Regular voting will be May 1. See Anderson County Election Commission's web site for more information. Note that Roane County does not hold county primary elections.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Dan Robbins, Chair of Greenways Oak Ridge.
Topic: "Greenways in Oak Ridge and their 25 Year Progress".

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, April 23, 2018
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. Note that Breakfast with the Legislators is cancelled if the legislature is no longer in session.
Press Release
Thursday, April 26, 2018
 
  Early Voting Ends.
This is the last day for early voting for Anderson County primaries. Regular voting will be May 1. See Anderson County Election Commission's web site for more information. Note that Roane County does not hold county primary elections.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
10:30am
Big South Fork National Recreation Area Naturalization Ceremony and Voter Registration.
LWV Oak Ridge and the U.S. District Court of Eastern Tennessee will work together to celebrate the swearing in of our immigrant residents who have chosen to call America their new home. LWV Oak Ridge will provide voter registration at these ceremonies.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
 
  Primary Election Day.
Regular voting for primaries for Anderson County offices. See Anderson County Election Commission's web site for more information. Note that Roane County does not hold primaries for county offices.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
10:30 am and 1:30 pm
900 Georgia Ave.
Chattanooga, TN
Naturalization Ceremony and Voter Registration.
LWV Oak Ridge and the U.S. District Court of Eastern Tennessee will work together to celebrate the swearing in of our immigrant residents who have chosen to call America their new home. LWV Oak Ridge will provide voter registration at these ceremonies.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
11:45 am - 1 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church (Social Hall)
809 O.R. Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Lunch with the League.
Speaker: Dr. Erin Darby, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, University of Tennessee.
Topic: "Mideast History, Issues and Concerns Over Moving Israel's Capital from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem."

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 22, 2018
 
  LWV Oak Ridge Annual Meeting.
Save the date! More details later.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
11 am and 1 pm
800 Market St.
Knoxville, TN
Naturalization Ceremony and Voter Registration.
LWV Oak Ridge and the U.S. District Court of Eastern Tennessee will work together to celebrate the swearing in of our immigrant residents who have chosen to call America their new home. LWV Oak Ridge will provide voter registration at these ceremonies.
Friday, October 19, 2018
11 am and 1 pm
800 Market St.
Knoxville, TN
Naturalization Ceremony and Voter Registration.
LWV Oak Ridge and the U.S. District Court of Eastern Tennessee will work together to celebrate the swearing in of our immigrant residents who have chosen to call America their new home. LWV Oak Ridge will provide voter registration at these ceremonies.