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- December 30, 2016 at 8:45 pm
Molly Woehrlin, a long-time member and friend of the Northfield League of Women Voters, and a remarkable member of our community, died December 23. Here is a link to her obituary.
- April 18, 2016 at 11:56 am
The League of Women Voters of Northfield and Cannon Falls invites the public to attend its Annual Meeting on Saturday, April 23rd at the Friends’ Meeting House at 512 Washington Street in Northfield. All are welcome to come for the entire morning.
There will be coffee and social time at 9 am, followed by a brief business meeting at 9:30 am. The program begins at 10:00 am.
Deb Fitzpatrick, Program Director of the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Policy’s Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy, will speak on “The Battle for Equal Pay: Men on Paternity Leave, Women in Hard Hats, and Other Fronts in the Fight.” There will be time for Q & A following Ms. Fitzpatrick’s presentation.
- November 25, 2015 at 8:00 pm
The Membership Committee of the Board of Directors is hosting a "Meet and Greet" on Wednesday, December 9th from 5-7 pm in the Tavern Lounge at the Archer House.
All members are invited to attend this informal gathering and you are asked to contact Membership Chair Bonnie Jean Flom with names of prospective members (email@example.com). An email invitation from our president, Mary Hahn, will be sent to them.
Thank you for taking the time to share the names of friends and neighbors who value our work and could help us move it forward. Our state League is promoting membership and leadership development across Minnesota. Current members are the key to extending invitations to newcomers. We hope to see you on December 9th!
- November 13, 2013 at 9:44 pm
In the last eCatalyst, members were invited to attend a LWVMN Southeast Regional Fall Seminar at Northfield’s Senior Center on Saturday, November 16th. We have been notified by the State League of the cancellation of the Northfield event.
We have been invited to the Seminar being held on Saturday, November 23rd from 9-11:30 am in St. Paul in the Minnesota Women’s Building (where State League Offices are located) at 550 Rice Street. Registration to attend in person is $10, with on-line registration $5. If you have questions about registration, you are asked to contact Anika Walz at the State Office (651-224-5445; firstname.lastname@example.org).
The topic of the Fall Seminars: Learn how to make your local league sustainable and successful. There will also be a focus on how to restructure your local league to a 501(c)3, LLC and how to engage in the capital campaign.
- November 13, 2013 at 9:43 pm
As a follow-up to our Forum on the ABC’s of the Affordable Care Act, we are addressing the topic of the current status of MNSure at our next “What’s Up?” gathering. The event will take place on Monday, November 25th at 7 pm at The Hideaway in downtown Northfield.
We are pleased to announce that Jacob Grippen, MNSure Community Outreach Liaison, will be joining us, along with Jim Blaha, Executive Director of Northfield’s Community Action Center, and local insurance agent, Dale Ness.
We hope you’ll be able to join us for this informal presentation and discussion. Invite friends and neighbors to become informed about this important topic! We hope you’ve marked your calendars for these upcoming “What’s Up?” Monday events, as well: January 27th, February 24th, and March 24th.
- September 14, 2011 at 2:01 pm
The League of Women Voters (LWV) of Northfield & Cannon Falls invites the community to hear Sherri Knuth, Public Policy Coordinator and chief lobbyist for the League of Women Voters MN, explain the League’s opposition to this pending constitutional amendment.
- November 14, 2010 at 12:44 pm
Monday, November 15th 7:00-9:00
The Hideaway Coffeehouse & Winebar, 421 Division St.
Guest: Mark Henke, President & CEO of the Northfield Hospital
Please come to the Hideaway to meet and talk with Mark Henke, President & CEO of the Northfield Hospital. Mark will share his vision and plans for the Northfield Hospital…
- September 9, 2010 at 10:40 pm
Dear League Members,
Thank you to so many of you who turned out for the 90th Anniversary celebration on Bridge Square. The turnout was amazing! We were quite proud of the program AND it was quite fun! Thank you to all of you for your part in making it a…
- August 19, 2010 at 3:24 pm
by Jane McWilliams
A special council meeting has been scheduled for Monday, August 23 at 7:00 p.m. to solicit public comments on the City’s 2011 budget. This is in advance of the City Council establishing the City’s preliminary 2011 property tax levy and well in advance of the formal public…
- June 9, 2010 at 2:26 pm
Dear League Members,
The newly elected 2010-2011 local Board held a retreat on Saturday, June 5th. It was a great opportunity to get to know each other better (minus a couple of board members who were unable to attend) and to do some planning for the year. The agenda included…
- January 31, 2010 at 3:31 pm
Brief notes from the January 4th Board meeting, taken from unapproved minutes, submitted by Secretary Corinne Smith:
It was confirmed that the new schedule for Board meetings will be on the first Monday of the month at 6:45. (Next Board meeting tomorrow night, Feb. 1st, at The Hideaway on…
- January 23, 2010 at 10:54 pm
Here's a link to the show last night (Friday, January 22, 2010) where Keesha Gaskins with the League of Women Voters Minnesota squared off against noted conservative David Strom: http://www.tpt.org/almanac/
Click on segment "Supreme Court Weighs In on Campaign…