Special Events

All events/meetings  take place at 4 West 43rd Street unless otherwise noted.

 

WOMEN Art Show

art show

A special art exhibition and fundraiser to close the yearlong celebration of the 95th Anniversary of the League of Women Voters of the City of New York. Featuring new works of art by 37 of the most recognized and celebrated female artists representing street, contemporary, fine, and graffiti art. This event will honor the strides women have made to overcome inequality throughout the last 100 years, by shining a light on the passing of the 19th Amendment giving WOMEN the right to vote and the continued struggle for equality in every forum.

10% of art sales and 100% of final silent auction bids benefit LWVNYC


June 12th

opening reception 6-7p
silent auction 7-9p
meet the artists
refreshments will be served

 

June 13th

exhibition open from 6-10p
silent auction 7-9p
LIVE painting by artists in the show sponsored by

art battle

 

Location:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street, Ballroom on 1st Fl.
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

RSVP required:

email office@lwvnyc.org 
or call (212) 725-3541

June 13th @ 9:30am - 2:30pm - Annual Members Meeting

jo anneGuest Speaker: Honorable Jo Anne Simon

Jo Anne Simon is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly representing District 52. She was first elected to the chamber in 2014. In 2004, she was elected female District Leader and State Committeewoman for the 52nd Assembly District where she has put principle over politics. She was in the forefront of movement to bring new leadership to the party. Her hard work helped lead the way to long-overdue reforms. After stints as a judicial law secretary and teaching in Hofstra University School of Law's clinical program, she established a disability civil rights law firm in Downtown Brooklyn. Jo Anne is a nationally recognized expert in her field and her work was recently featured in the New York and National Law Journals. Jo Anne is also an adjunct Assistant Professor of Law at Fordham.

click here for agenda & proxy

Location:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

Admission:

$30 Members (in advance)

$35 Non-Members or at the door


RSVP required:

email office@lwvnyc.org 
or call (212) 725-3541

June 27th @ 11am - 1pm - Voter Registration Training

Voter Services Co-Chairs, Fannie Conner & Barbara Barr, will lead a workshop on planning your own voter registration drive. Training will also be offered to those interested in registering voters alongside the League. Light refreshments will be served at 10:30am. Space is limited so please RSVP on or before June 22, 2015.

Location:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street, Suite 615
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

Admission:

Free

RSVP required:

email office@lwvnyc.org 
or call (212) 725-3541

October 7th - 8th - Seneca Falls

hotelSave the date

Travel to the birth place of women's rights. Join League members to Seneca Falls. We will visit the Women’s Rights National Historical Park which tells the story of the first Women’s Rights Convention held on July 19-20,1848.  It is a story of struggles for civil rights, human rights, and equality, global struggles that continue today. Meet us at the League office. Reservations will be made at The Gould Hotel http://www.thegouldhotel.com/. Stay tuned for more details.

Meeting Place @ 10am:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street, Suite 615
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

Admission:

Starting at $169

RSVP required:

Call Cathy (718) 857-7893

 

 

fbPhotos from past events

Calendar of Committee Meetings:

All events/meetings take place at 4 West 43rd Street unless otherwise noted.

 

Tuesday, June 2nd, 12:00 PM - Environmental Action Committee

Tuesday, June 9th, 2:00 PM - Membership Committee

Wednesday, June 10th, 2:00 PM - Education Committee

Thursday, June 11th, 10:00 AM - Campaign Finance Reform Committee

Tuesday, June 16th, 12:00 PM - Environmental Action Committee

Thursday, June 18th, 10:30 AM - Affordable Housing Committee

Wednesday, July 8th, 2:00 PM - Education Committee

Saturday, July 11th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Tuesday, July 14th, 1:00 PM - Membership Committee

Tuesday, August 11th, 1:00 PM - Membership Committee

Wednesday, August 12th, 2:00 PM - Education Committee

Tuesday, August 18th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, September 12th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, October 10th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, November 14th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, December 12th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

 

*Board Meetings - LWVNYC members invited to observe. Due to space limitations RSVP is required and limited to 10 members.  Please contact our office to RSVP or for more information.

 

Please RSVP to our meetings by calling or emailing our office: 212-725-3541 or office@lwvnyc.org

 

 

 

June 12th

art exhibition
opening reception 6-10p
silent auction
meet the artists
refreshments will be served

June 13th

exhibtion open from 6-11p
silent auction winners announced at 9p
LIVE painting by artists in the show sponsored by

art battle

 

Location:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street, Ballroom on 1st Fl.
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

RSVP required:

email office@lwvnyc.org 
or call (212) 725-3541

June 13th @ 9:30am - 2:30pm - Annual Members Meeting

Guest Speaker: Honorable Jo Anne Simon

Jo Anne Simon is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly representing District 52. She was first elected to the chamber in 2014. In 2004, she was elected female District Leader and State Committeewoman for the 52nd Assembly District where she has put principle over politics. She was in the forefront of movement to bring new leadership to the party. Her hard work helped lead the way to long-overdue reforms. After stints as a judicial law secretary and teaching in Hofstra University School of Law's clinical program, she established a disability civil rights law firm in Downtown Brooklyn. Jo Anne is a nationally recognized expert in her field and her work was recently featured in the New York and National Law Journals. Jo Anne is also an adjunct Assistant Professor of Law at Fordham.

click here for agenda & proxy

Location:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

Admission:

$30 Members (in advance)


$35 Non-Members or at the door


RSVP required:

email office@lwvnyc.org 
or call (212) 725-3541

June 27th @ 11am - 1pm - Voter Registration Training

Voter Services Co-Chairs, Fannie Conner & Barbara Barr, will lead a workshop on planning your own voter registration drive. Training will also be offered to those interested in registering voters alongside the League. Light refreshments will be served at 10:30am. Space is limited so please RSVP on or before June 22, 2015.

Location:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street, Suite 615
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

Admission:

Free

RSVP required:

email office@lwvnyc.org 
or call (212) 725-3541

October 7th - 8th - Seneca Falls

Save the date

Travel to the birth place of women's rights. Join League members to Seneca Falls. We will visit the Women’s Rights National Historical Park which tells the story of the first Women’s Rights Convention held on July 19-20,1848.  It is a story of struggles for civil rights, human rights, and equality, global struggles that continue today. Meet us at the League office. Reservations will be made at The Gould Hotel http://www.thegouldhotel.com/. Stay tuned for more details.

Meeting Place @ 10am:Google_Maps

4 West 43rd Street, Suite 615
New York, NY 10036
(bet. 5th & 6th aves)

Admission:

Starting at $169

RSVP required:

Call Cathy (718) 857-7893

 

 

Photos from past events

Calendar of Committee Meetings:

All events/meetings take place at 4 West 43rd Street unless otherwise noted.

 

Thursday, May 21st, 10:30 AM - Affordable Housing Committee

Tuesday, June 2nd, 12:00 PM - Environmental Action Committee

Tuesday, June 9th, 2:00 PM - Membership Committee

Wednesday, June 10th, 2:00 PM - Education Committee

Tuesday, June 16th, 12:00 PM - Environmental Action Committee

Thursday, June 18th, 10:30 AM - Affordable Housing Committee

Wednesday, July 8th, 2:00 PM - Education Committee

Saturday, July 11th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Tuesday, July 14th, 1:00 PM - Membership Committee

Tuesday, August 11th, 1:00 PM - Membership Committee

Wednesday, August 12th, 2:00 PM - Education Committee

Tuesday, August 18th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, September 12th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, October 10th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, November 14th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

Saturday, December 12th, 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Board Meeting*

 

*Board Meetings - LWVNYC members invited to observe. Due to space limitations RSVP is required and limited to 10 members.  Please contact our office to RSVP or for more information.

 

Please RSVP to our meetings by calling or emailing our office: 212-725-3541 or office@lwvnyc.org