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Calendar of Events

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Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
7:00pm
Lecture Center Room 100
SUNY New Paltz
A forum on sustainability. with Congressional candidates Chris Gibson (R, incumbent) and Sean Eldridge (D). Sponsored by the Center for Research, Regional Education and Outreach (CRREO), in collaboration with the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (NYLCVEF)
Monday, October 6, 2014
7:00pm
Miller School
65 Fording Place Rd
Lake Katrine, NY 12475
Congressional Candidate Debate. between Sean Eldridge (D) and Chris Gibson (R ). Sponsored by the Ulster County Chamber of Commerce with the LWV serving as timekeeper.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
7:15pm
Shirley Kobran
53 Schuler Lane
Lake Katrine NY 12449
Board Meeting.
Time, date and location tentative; please confirm at 340-2003
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
12:30pm
Home of Margaret Sellers
80 Ringtop Road
Kingston, NY 12401
Resource Development Committee Meeting.
Contact Margaret at 845-339-3180, mcsellers@aol.com New participants welcome!
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
12:30pm
Home of Margaret Sellers
80 Ringtop Road
Kingston, NY 12401
Meeting on the LWVNYS study on Ballot Access. Contact Margaret 845-339-3180, mcsellers@aol.com for more information. New participants welcome!
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
2:30pm
Kingston Public Library
55 Franklin Street
Kingston, NY 12401
Book Discussion on Marcia Coyle's THE ROBERTS COURT:The Struggle for the Constitution.
All welcome, whether you've read the book or not.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
5:30pm
Gateway Diner
379 U.S. 9W
Highland, NY 12528


Just north of the Mid-Hudson Bridge in Highland
LWV Materials Management (Solid Waste) Study Committee.. For more info and to confirm, contact Cindy Lanzetta, 845-236-7288, packback56@yahoo.com
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
7:00pm
Deyo Hall
Historic Huguenot St
New Paltz, NY 12561
Debate on the state ballot amendment on REDISTRICTING.
Learn why it's got the good government experts arguing among themselves, including our debaters Dr. Gerald Benjamin of SUNY New Paltz's CRREO (who's against it) and Dick Dadey of Citizens Union (for it).
Friday, October 31, 2014
10:00am
Home of Ellie Charwat
7 Creek Bend Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Dutchess County Shared Services Study Committee.. To confirm please contact Ellie: 845-462-7061, echarwat@yahoo.com

Costumes optional!

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
7:15pm
Shirley Kobran
53 Schuler Lane
Lake Katrine, NY 12449
Board Meeting.
Time, date and location tentative; please confirm at 340-2003
Thursday, November 13, 2014
All Day
United Nations
760 United Nations Plaza
New York, New York 10017
LWV Day at the UN. , featuring a tour, lunch in the Delegates Dining Room, and briefings by UN experts, all for discounted price of $110 for our members. This year's topic: "Water for Life" the UN International Decade for Action, 2005-15. For $45 round-trip, join the LWVNYS bus at the New Paltz Thruway exit. Register and get other details at http://www.lwvny.org or call 845-340-2003.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
10:00am
Gateway Diner
379 U.S. 9W
Highland, NY 12528


Just north of the Mid-Hudson Bridge in Highland
UN Day Discussion.
Dare & Jolanda report back

For more info and to confirm, contact Dare Thompson, 845-236-3074, darethompson@gmail.com

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
5:30pm
Gateway Diner
379 U.S. 9W
Highland, NY 12528


Just north of the Mid-Hudson Bridge in Highland
LWV Materials Management (Solid Waste) Study Committee.. For more info and to confirm, contact Cindy Lanzetta, 845-236-7288, packback56@yahoo.com