Making Democracy Work


We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. Celebrating 100 years of votes for women

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, October 20, 2018
10 am to 5 pm
Herrick Park in East Hampton East Hampton Fall Festival. LWVH will have a booth at this event offering requests for absentee ballots, voter information and information about joining us.
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Hampton Bays Senior Center
25 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 11946
Debate for NY State Senate & Assembly. NYS Senate seat: Ken LaValle (R) debates Greg Fischer (D)

NYS Assembly seat:Fred Thiele (I) debates Patrick O'Connor (R)

Monday, October 29, 2018
7 pm
Hampton Bays High School
88 Argonne Rd E, Hampton Bays, NY 11946
Debate for seat in U.S. House of Representatives. Incumbent Lee Zeldin (R) debates challenger Perry Gerson (D)

This is the only debate on the South Fork for this important position. Sponsored by Hampton Bays Civic Association, The Press Group and LWVH.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
12 am to 11:59 pm
In New York State (NYS) Deadlines. Last day to postmark application for absentee ballot
Monday, November 5, 2018
12 am to 11:59 pm
Throughout NYS Deadlines.
  • Nov 5 last day to apply in person for absentee ballot

  • Nov. 5 last day to postmark ballot for general election
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
12 am to 11:59 pm
Suffolk County Board of Elections
P.O. Box 700, Yaphank Avenue, Yaphank, NY 11980 (631) 852-4500
Deadline. Last day to deliver absentee ballot in person to BOE

100 Years and more relevant than ever


November 6, 2017...Anniversary of Women's Suffrage in NYS

November 19, 2019...Anniversary of LWV of NY State

February 14, 2020... Anniversary of National LWV

August 26, 2020...Anniversary of official certification of ratification of the 19th Amendment by US Secretary of State

Scenes from LWVH activities

l to r: J. Samuelson, C. Peacock, A. Sandford, C. Mellor, E. Gellman
Panel from Government Committee present information about Constitutional Convention

Government committee presents results of their study of Money in Politics. Consensus meeting will follow January 22 2016

Rain couldn't dampen enjoyment of Sag Harbor Tour
May 22 tour of Sag Harbor

A debate for East Hampton Council candidates

The Southampton Council candidates debate

Past Years LWVH Calendars