Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.
This calendar also reflects information about other events that are of interest to the public.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, April 28, 2016
7-8:30pm
Needham Community Council
570 Hillside Avenue
Needham
Be Smart Gun Safety Presentation. Space is limited. No fee, but ticket reservations required. Click here to reserve tickets online.

Click here to visit the Be Smart for Kids website.

Co-sponsored by the Needham Community Council and the League of Women Voters of Needham.

Contact Karen Walker (at our Contact Page) for more information and/or any questions.

Saturday, April 30, 2016
10am-4pm
Clark University
Worcester
LWVMA Council. Join the Movement: Move 2016

Visit LWVMA website for more information.

Saturday, April 30, 2016
10am
Rosemary Pool
178 Rosemary Street
Needham
Tour of the Rosemary Property. Join Park and Recreation on a tour of the Rosemary property. At 10 a.m., there will be a walk on the Rosemary trails, starting form the pool parking lot.

At 11 a.m., information about the design concept for the new Rosemary Recreation Complex will be shared.

See the flyer for more information.

Monday, May 2, 2016
7:30pm
James Hugh Powers Hall, Needham Town Hall Annual Town Meeting Begins. Helpful documents for Town Meeting can be found at the Town's website.

Additional information about Town Meeting:

The Needham Town Meeting Handbook

Town Meeting Member Listing

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
7:30pm
Westwood Public Library
660 High Street
Westwood
Taking Action Against Climate Change: A Carbon Fee for Massachusetts. Speakers:
Marc Breslow, Acting Director of Climate Xchange
Cathy Buckley, Chair of Massachusetts Sierra Club

Massachusetts, already a national leader in energy efficiency, is poised to take a big step in accelerating the transition to clean energy as proposed legislation for carbon pricing gains support.

Click here for more details.

Co-sponsored by the The League of Women Voters of Westwood-Walpole-Dedham, Needham, Brookline, Hingham, Newton, Norwood, Sharon-Stoughton, and Winchester.

Thursday, May 5, 2016
7:15pm
  Board Meeting. Members welcome!
Contact us for details.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
7:30pm
Powers Hall
Needham Town Hall
Community Forum on a Diversified Energy Portfolio. State Representative Denise Garlick hosts Chairman Frank Smizik, House Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change, for a community forum on a diversified energy portfolio in the Commonwealth.

See the flyer.

Monday, May 23, 2016
6:00pm
  Annual Meeting. For LWV-Needham members only.
Thursday, June 16, 2016-Sunday, June 19, 2016
 
Washington, D.C. LWVUS Convention. Visit LWVUS website for more information.
Friday, August 19, 2016
 
  Voter Registration Deadline. The last day to register to vote and to change party enrollment for the September 20 Massachusetts State Primary. The Town Clerk's office is open extended hours today. More information can be found at the Needham Town Clerk's website.

You can now register to vote at the Massachusetts Secretary of State's website:

Register to Vote

Thursday, September 8, 2016
 
  State Primary Election. For more information about the polling locations, click here.

Please be aware that the Town of Needham is divided into two State Senate Districts as follows:

Precincts A, B, C, I, and J = Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex District.

Precincts D, E, F, G, and H = Norfolk & Suffolk District.

Note that other than the State Senate Districts, all other legislative districts include all of the town of Needham.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
9:00am-8:00pm
Town Clerk's Office
Needham Town Hall
Voter Registration Deadline. The last day to register to vote and to change party enrollment for the November 8 State Election and Presidential Election. The Town Clerk's office is open extended hours today. More information can be found at the Needham Town Clerk's website.

You can now register to vote at the Massachusetts Secretary of State's website:

Register to Vote

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
 
  2016 State and Presidential Election. For more information about the polling locations, click here.

Early Voting is available from Monday, October 21, through Friday, November 4.