Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. The calendar listings include events for LWV Orange Coast and LWV Capo.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Monday, June 5, 2017
24452 Ladera Drive
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
LWV Orange Coast Monthly Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of LWV Orange Coast Board of Directors

All members and guests are welcome at this meeting.

For information: 208-284-9167 or

Friday, June 9, 2017
10:00 - 12:00
Orange County Water District
18700 Ward Street
Fountain Valley
Tour of Orange County Water District Ground Water Replenishment System.. All League members and friends are invited. The tour is free, but reservation is required by June 1 to Sue Guilford at or 714-858-0984. A maximum of 39 visitors can be accommodated.

Please note: Everyone must wear closed-toe shoes and guests will be required to wear hard hats and safety vests during the tour. Visitors must be high school age or older. The tour lasts 2 hours and includes an orientation. The last 45 minutes will be tour of the plant. Anyone who might have difficulty walking must inform us at the time of reservation so provisions can be made for a cart to assist them.

Friday, June 16, 2017
Claim Jumper Restaurant
18050 Brookhurst Street
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Lunch with League presented by the LWV of Orange Coast. Topic: "Politics and the Role of Religious Liberty".

Speaker: Stephanie Campbell, President, OC Americans for Separation of Church and State

Cost: $20 for lunch and speaker, $5 for speaker only.

RSVP: 208-284-9167 or

All members and guests are welcome!

Thursday, June 22, 2017
212 Virginia Place
Costa Mesa, 92627
Book Club North Unit. Book: "Remarkable Creatures" by Tracy Chevalier

Join the group for an interesting discussion!

For information: 714-846-4003 or

Friday, July 21, 2017
Marie Callender's
31791 Del Obispo Street
San Juan Capistrano, 92675
Lunch with League presented by the LWV of Orange Coast. Topic: "Status of Gun Violence Reduction Legislation at the State and National Levels"

Speakers: Mary Leigh, Board Member and Charlie Blek, President of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence


Menu: Choose from:
1. Quiche & Salad Combo: baked spinach quiche with melted Cheddar & Jack cheeses, topped with Applewood smoked bacon and a tomato slice, served with a field greens salad with Balsamic vinegar dressing;
2. Fettuccine Alfredo & Caesar Salad: a portion of Fettuccine Alfredo, served with a Caesar salad (no meat);
3. Meatball Sliders: Two sliders with home-style meatloaf, caramelized onions, and melted Cheddar cheese on mini-buns, served with almond coleslaw; and
4. Gourmet Grilled Cheese and Bacon Sandwich: Grilled parmesan sourdough, Cheddar & Swiss cheeses, and Applewood smoked bacon sandwich, served with almond coleslaw. All entrees are served with beverages and cornbread.

Cost: $15 for lunch and speaker, $5 speaker only.

RSVP: By July 18th, 208-284-9167 or

Thursday, July 27, 2017
TBA Book Club North Unit. Book: "A Man Called Ove" By Fredrik Backman

Join the group for an interesting discussion.

For information: 714-846-4003 or