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Old News 2016


The League of Women Voters
of the Red River Valley
PO Box 295
Fargo, ND 58107

Informing the voters of
West Fargo, Fargo, Moorhead, & Dilworth


December 2, 2016
First Friday- Bridging Policy & Community to Create a More Sustainable Food System

Date: December 2, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: Local Sustainable Food Systems

Greetings, Members and Friends, join us as we:
join the CassClay Food Commission & Ugly Food of the North to discuss Bridging Policy & Community to Create a More Sustainable Food System with Megan Myrdal.

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public. We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


November 4, 2016
First Friday- Marsy's Law

Date: November 4, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: Marsy's Law

Greetings, Members and Friends, join us as we discuss:
Marsy's Law, ND ballot measure 3.

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public. We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


October 20, 2016
Fargo Candidate Forums

Date: October 20, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Fargo City Commission Chamber
Topic: ND District 46 and ND District 16 Candidates Forums

Candidates for ND District 46 and ND District 16 have been invited to participate in a voter forum that is free and open to the public. District 46 candidates will start at 6 PM, followed by the District 16 candidates at 7:15 PM.

These forums provide the community an opportunity to hear first hand from the candidates. All of the questions come directly from the audience.
These forums will also be broadcast on Fargo Public Access. Not sure what district you live in? Check out this map.


October 18, 2016
Cass County Commission and ND District 44 Candidate Forums

Date: October 18, 2016
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Fargo City Commission Chamber
Topic: Fargo Candidate Forums

Candidates for the Cass County Commission and ND District 44 have been invited to participate in a voter forum that is free and open to the public.The County Commission will start at 7 PM, followed by the District 44 candidates at 8:15.

These forums provide the community an opportunity to hear first hand from the candidates. All of the questions come directly from the audience.
These forums will also be broadcast on Fargo Public Access. Not sure what district you live in? Check out this map.


October 13, 2016
Moorhead City Council Forum

Date: October 13, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Moorhead Public Library
Topic: Moorhead City Council Candidates Forums

Candidates for Moorhead City Council have been invited to participate in a voter forum that is free and open to the public.

These forums provide the community an opportunity to hear first hand from the candidates. All of the questions come directly from the audience.
This forums will also be broadcast on our facebook page, along with forums from the Moorhead School District and MN District 4 candidates.


October 7, 2016
First Friday- How to Vote in ND

Date: October 7, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: Voter Identification in ND

Greetings, Members and Friends, join us as we discuss:
How to Vote in North Dakota: The Current State of Voter Identification with Cass County Auditor Michael Montplaisir and Elections Coordinator DeAnn Buckhouse.

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public. We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


May 6, 2016
First Friday

Date: May 6, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: Campaign Finance in ND and MN

Greetings, Members and Friends, join us as we..

Discussion campaign finance laws in ND and MN with guest speakers ND State Rep. Ben Hanson and Moorhead, MN Mayor Del Rae Williams.

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public. We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


April 27, 2016
Fargo Candidate Forums

Date: April 27, 2016
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Fargo City Commission Chamber
Topic: Fargo Candidate Forums

Candidates for the Fargo City Commission, Fargo Park Board and Fargo School Board respond to questions from the audience. Free and open to the public. Recorded for rebroadcast on local cable access channel

The event will be broadcast on Fargo's public access channel.


April 1, 2016
First Friday

Date: April 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: Fargo's Drought Management Plan

Greetings, Members and Friends!

Please join us this Friday to welcome Troy Hall, City of Fargo Water Utility Director, will discuss the City of Fargo's Drought Management Plan

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public. We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


March 19, 2016
Annual Membership Brunch Meeting

Date: Saturday, March 19, 2016
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Rourke Gallery, Moorhead MN
Topic: Annual Membership Brunch Meeting

Plan to renew your membership in the LWVRRV at our Annual Membership Brunch Meeting, March 19, 2016, 9:30 a.m.at the Rourke Gallery in Moorhead.

You can also join/renew online at http://www.lwvnd.org/rrv.html

More information about the annual meeting and upcoming programs will be available soon on this website and on Facebook.


March 4, 2016
First Friday

Date: March 4, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: 2016 Election Issues in North Dakota

Greetings, Members and Friends!

Please join us this Friday to welcome ND Secretary of State, Al Jaeger, as the featured speaker at First Friday.
He will discuss 2016 election issues in North Dakota.
March 4th at 12:00 noon 1:00 p.m.
at the Sons of Norway Lodge, 722 2nd Ave. N, Fargo.

More information can be found at the office of the Secretary of State's: Voting in North Dakota.

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public. We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


February 5, 2016
First Friday

Date: February 5, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo ND
Topic: Fargo Liquor Licensing Issues

Greetings, Members and Friends!

Please join us this Friday, Feb. 5, 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
at the Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Ave N, Fargo
for a panel discussion of 'Fargo Liquor Licensing Issues'.
The panel will include Fargo Liquor Control Task Force members city commissioners Dave Piepkorn and Tony Gehrig, and Fargo businessman Joe Burgum. (Piepkorn and Gehrig are also on the Fargo Liquor Control Board)

2016 Fargo Liquor Liscense Code Issues, press advisory about this event. (pdf)

This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley and it is free and open to the public.
We begin gathering at 11:30 for food and conversation with the program beginning at noon.

For more information, call Mary C. Tintes at (701) 238-0714.


 

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