The League Marched in the Fourth of July Parade in Edmonds!
League Birthday Luncheon, February, 2017
Guest performer Debbie Dimitre presented the life of Nellie Bly. Barbara Tolbert, mayor of Arlington, received the 2017 Democracy in Action Award from LWVSC president Joan Smith.
Lobby Day, March, 2017
Organized by Kate Lunceford with support from LWVWA Vice-President Kathy Sakahara, 14 LWVSC members attended Lobby Day in Olympia. Kathy distributed packets of LWVWA positions for bills within the day’s committee meetings. Several members met individually with their District legislators.
Socializing, voting, welcoming new League leadership, and recognizing the member contributions of the past year.
Outgoing president Joan Smith handed the gavel to Pat Fogarty Cramer and honored "Legends of the League" Janet Chalupnik and Barbara Bush. Attorney Vicki Norris explained sexual harassment issues and responses.
Civil Discourse for Civic Engagement, October 2017
Panel discussion presented by the League in partnership with Edmonds Community College, Sno-Isle Libraries, AAUW, and NAACP. It was facilitated by Bob Drewel, former Snohomish County Executive. Our panelists were outstanding local leaders from a variety of public arenas: education, the media, political positions, and the community.
Summer field trip, League members got a tour of the Picnic Point Wastewater Treatment Plant.
League annual planning retreat, August, 2017.