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
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
11 am - 1 pm
Riverhead Free Library
330 Court St, Riverhead, NY 11901
Naturalization Training. Following the monthly LWVSC board meeting which will start at 9:30am that day. Join the board meeting if you're curious. It's been almost ten years since LWVSC has been conducting voter registration for newly naturalized citizens at the Federal Courthouse in Central Islip. Come to learn and review court/ceremony procedures, best practices, materials, etc. Free light lunch is included.

RSVPs required, no cost for attendees. Contact County League President Lisa Scott:

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
10 am to 4 pm
all over Hamptons and Shelter Island
Locations to follow
National Voter Registration Day. Observed by Leagues all over the U.S. Volunteer to join in to help voters register, obtain information on elections and change address (you must fill out new registration form to file a change of address). Contact Barbara McClancy to volunteer:
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
noon to 1:45 pm
Panera's in Bridgehampton Commons
Bridgehampton NY
Membership Committee meeting. Prior to monthly LWVH Board Meeting. All are welcome. Agenda: Ambassador Program; recruiting new members for this committee; mentoring program; get-together meeting/orientation for new members
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
2:30 - 4 pm
Senior Center
Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton NY
LWVH Board of Directors monthly meeting.. Agenda to follow. All members welcome to come and observe.
Monday, October 7, 2019
7 pm
Hampton Bays Senior Center
Ponquogue Ave
Hampton Bays NY
Debate for Suffolk County Legislator. Challenger Linda Kabot (R) vs. incumbent Bridget Fleming (D). Co-sponsored by Hampton Bays Civic Association.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
7 pm
East Hampton Library
Baldwin Family Room (lower level)
Main St.
East Hampton NY 11937
Debate among Candidates for office in East Hampton. Debating: Peter Van Scoyoc (D,WF) vs. David Gruber (I) for Supervisor. David Lys (D, WF), Sylvia Overby (D, WF), Elizabeth Bambrick (C, I) and Bonnie Brady (C, I) for councilman ( 2 out of 4).
Thursday, November 14, 2019
9 am (Tentative)
Watermill Community House
743 Montauk Hwy, Water Mill, NY 11976
Running & Winning. Program teaching young women (high school juniors/seniors) how to prepare a political campaign. Many women elected officials to participate.

100 Years and more relevant than ever


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