Making Democracy Work

2006-2007

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, March 29, 2007
7:30-9:30pm
Broadmeadow Performance Center Follow the Money - How Needham Budgets and Spends. This one-evening workshop is an interactive program developed by the Needham League of Women Voters for residents to better understand their local government. This dynamic evening features an informal presentation by a panel of town officials, including Needham Town Manager Kate Fitzpatrick, along with members of the School Committee, Board of Selectmen, and Finance Committee. For more details and registration information, click here.
Saturday, March 24, 2007
 
Cambridge to Boston Walk to Help the Earth. Do you have time to help put global warming on our state's political agenda? Participants in the Interfaith Walk for Climate Rescue will be taking dramatic action - - walking across Massachusetts to focus attention on the need for political solutions to global climate change.
Friday, March 23, 2007
 
Newton to Cambridge Walk to Help the Earth. Do you have time to help put global warming on our state's political agenda? Participants in the Interfaith Walk for Climate Rescue will be taking dramatic action - - walking across Massachusetts to focus attention on the need for political solutions to global climate change.
Monday, March 19, 2007
 
  Book Discussion (The American Revelation).
Sunday, January 28, 2007
1:30-3:30pm
  Needham League Social Event. Tim McCleary from Needham Interfaith Habitat for Humanity will update us on plans for the Habitat house in Needham.
Thursday, November 2, 2006
7:30pm
Norwood Memorial Town Hall Candidates Forum. District 9 Congressional candidates Congressman Stephen F. Lynch and Jack E. Robinson III will attend. All County candidates in the upcoming election have also been invited to attend.
Thursday, October 26, 2006
7:30pm
Broadmeadow School Follow the Money -- How Needham Budgets and Spends. This dynamic evening will feature an informal presentation from a panel of town officials covering: the sources of town revenues, property tax assessments, an explanation of Proposition 2 1/2, the structure of town government and the budget process. Check out the flyer for more details.