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Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Tompkins County
Ithaca, New York | e-mail: lwvtompkins@gmail.com

Upcoming Events(see Calendar for details)
January 22, 2018 Death with Dignity: Physician-Assisted Death – Pro and Con  7:00-8:30 pm Borg-Warner Room, Tompkins County Public Library (corner of Cayuga and Green Street) PUBLIC INVITED
  Daryl Bem, Ph.D, Retired Cornell Professor, Family Member
  Edie Reagan, M.Div., LMSW, Coordinator of Spiritual Care, Hospicare & Palliative Care Services
  Corinne Carey, Esq., NY Campaign Coordinator, Compassion and Choices
  John O’Brien, M.D., Board Certified Family Physician
February 26, 2018 Housing Needed: Affordable for People -- Friendly for the Environment. It can be done! 7:00 pm Borg-Warner Room, Tompkins County Public Library. Speakers: Megan McDonald, Associate Planner, Tompkins County Planning and Sustainability; John Bowes, Director or Real Estate Development, Ithaca Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.
March 24, 2018 Soup and Bread Luncheon "Clothing from the Suffragette Era" Denise Greene, Curator, Cornell Costume Collection. Location to be determined.
May 7, 2018 League Annual Meeting with dinner Details to be announced

Recordings of LWV-TC Events
We have added an archive page of program recordings available here
Click image below for slide show of LWV, Tompkins County at the 2017 Ithaca Festival Parade.

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What Members Can Do As Individuals to Advocate
"Action is agitating, organizing, educating, pleading, and persuading." -- Carrie Chapman Catt
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Additional Information
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