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, April 3, 2017
9:45am-noon
St. Mark Presbyterian Church
Bonhhoeffer Room
2200 San Jouquin Hills Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660
LWV Orange Coast Monthly Board Meeting. LWV Orange Coast monthly meeting of the Board of Directors

Call: 208-284-9167 or barbj@gmail.com, for information.

ALL MEMBERS AND GUESTS WELCOME!

Thursday, April 6, 2017
3-5pm
  CAPO Unit Clip & Come. Bring your articles for discussion!

Call: 949-496-1858 or mjob35@gmail.com for location and information.

Thursday, April 20, 2017
3-5pm
  CAPO Unit: Book Club. Book: "Small Great Things" by Jodi Picoult

Call: 949-496-1858 or mjob35@gmail.com for location and information.

Friday, April 21, 2017
Noon-2:30pm
Casta Del Sol Golf Course
27601 Casta Del Sol
Mission Viejo, CA 92692


Directions: Take I-5 to La Paz Road in Mission Viejo. Turn east onto La Paz to Marguerite Parkway. Drive north on Marguerite for about 2 miles. Turn right at Casta Del Sol Road. Turn before arriving at the guard gates. Parking lot is on the left. Recommend following these directions vs GPS as GPS may direct you to use the northerly entrance which has no public access
Lunch with League presented by the LWV of Orange Coast. Topic: "From the White House to Main Street: Realities of Immigration Enforcement in the Current Era"

Speakers: Shakeel Syad of Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Government and Jennifer Lee Koh, Professor of Law and Director of Immigration Clinic, Western State University College of Law

Where: Casta Del Sol Golf Course, 27601 Casta Del Sol, Mission Viejo, 92692

Menu: Choose from:
1. Grilled Chicken Salad w/Mixed lettuce, carrot, cucumber, red cabbage and feta cheese, served with your choice of dressing:
2. Homemade Meatloaf served with mashed potatoes, gravy and fresh seasonal vegetables;
3. Grilled Veggie Sandwich on French roll, grilled red and green peppers, onions, zucchini, Swiss cheese and chipotle Mayo.
4. Albacore Tuna Salad Sandwich, served with lettuce and tomato on whole wheat bread. Dinner rolls will be served with 1 and 2, sides for 3 and 4 are fries, sweet potato fries, fruit, cottage cheese and coleslaw.

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

RSVP: Required by April 17, 2017. Barb Wood, call 208-264-9167 or email barbjsocal@gmail.com.

ALL MEMBERS AND GUESTS WELCOME!

Thursday, April 27, 2017
12:30-2:30pm
  Book Club North. Book: "Small Great Things" by Jodi Picoult

Call: 714-505-1998 or sstemc6@gmail.com, for location and information.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
3-5pm
  CAPO Unit Clip & Come. Bring your articles to discuss!

Call: 949-496-1858 or mjob35@gmail.com, for location and information.

Saturday, May 6, 2017
10:am-2:00pm
Brandman Universtiy
16355 Laguna Canyon Road, Room 111
Irvine, CA 92616


Directions: Take I-405 S to Sand Canyon Avenue in Irvine. Take exit 3 from I-405. Follow Sand Canyon Ave and Alton Pkwy to Laguna Canyon Road. Use any lane to turn left onto Sand Canyon Avenue. Turn right onto Alton Pkwy. Turn right onto Laguna Canyon Road. Destination is on the right.
LWV Orange Coast Annual Meeting. CALL TO CONVENTION! Annual Meeting!

Schedule:

Business Meeting 10:00
Lunch and Speaker 12:00

Speaker: Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean of the Law School, UCI Topic: "Closing the Court House Door: How Your Constitutional Rights Became Unenforceable"

Cost: $20

Menu: CORNER BAKERY BOX LUNCH CHOICES:

1. SALADS Each salad is accompanied by freshly baked Focaccia Roll and a cookie

a. Spinach Sweet Crisp Salad : Baby spinach tossed with freshly sliced strawberries, oranges, grapes, cranberries, green onions and creamy goat cheese with raisin pecan sweet crisps and strawberry vinaigrette, or

b. Harvest Salad with Chicken: All-natural chicken, green apples, toasted walnuts, bleu cheese, cranberries, raisin pecan sweet crisps and balsamic vinaigrette with mixed greens.

2. SANDWICHES Each Lunch Box comes filled with a specialty sandwich, Bakery Chips, fresh seasonal fruit and a freshly baked cookie.

a. Tuna on whole grain harvest bread with lettuce and tomato, or

b. Smoked turkey, hickory smoked bacon, sliced tomato, lettuce and tomato.

RSVP: required with menu choices by Wednesday, May 2, 2017.

Contact Barb Wood, 208-264-9167 or email barbjsocal@gmail.com.

NOTICE: Annual Meeting Kit for members will be available via MailChimp or on this website.

Friday, May 12, 2017
10:30am-2:00pm
Avila's Ranchito
182 Orange Street
Orange, CA
LWV of Orange County Annual Meeting. CALL TO CONVENTION! Annual Meeting of LWV of Orange County

Topic: Homeless Services in Orange County

Speaker: Susan Price, Orange County Director of Care Coordination

Cost: $30.00.

RSVP: required by May 3rd, call 714-235-8977 or judystanderford@gmail.com.

Annual Meeting kits available to members.

ALL MEMBERS WELCOME!

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
7:00-9:00pm
University Park Community Building

1 Beech Tree Lane
Multipurpose Room 2,
Irvine, CA 92612.
"Climate Change! Global Warming! Carbon Footprint! Sea Level Rise! What We Each Can Do to Mitigate Negative Effects in the Current Political Climate?". Panel of climate scientists will discuss how to respond to global warming.

Dessert and beverages will be available before the panel discussion.

RSVP: required, call 208-284-9167 or barbjsocal@gmail.com

Thursday, May 18, 2017
3-5pm
  CAPO Unit: Book Club. Book: "A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea", by Melissa Fleming.

Call: 949-370-8772 or petti.vanrekom@petti.com.

Thursday, May 25, 2017
12:30-2:30pm
  Book Club North. Book: "A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea", by Melissa Fleming.

Call: 714-505-1998 or sstemc6@gmail.com