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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)
February 12, 2019  Membership Meeting-Setting Legislative Priorities 7:00 pm Kendal Conference Room A. Please participate in setting Legislative Priorities for the coming year.

February 25, 2019 Our Lakes and Streams: Their Health and Care 7:00 pm  Borg Warner Room of the Tompkins County Public Library. Presenters are Hilary Lambert, Steward of the Cayuga Lake Watershed Network, and Andrew Zepp, Executive Director of the Finger Lakes Land Trust. Hilary will talk about environmental problems confronting Cayuga Lake and the many tributaries that feed it. Andy will talk about projects the Land Trust is working on that will help to protect the lake and rivers from runoff, sometimes by means of improving critical wetlands. Cosponsors: Campaign for Renewable Energy, Fossil Free Tompkins, Sustainable Tompkins, and the Tompkins County Environmental Managment Council.

Program Poster

March 23, 2019 Annual Soup & Bread Luncheon Program: Achieving Beulah Land — A History of Suffrage Activities in Tompkins County Borg Warner Room in the Tompkins County Public Library Presented by Elaine Engst, Cornell Library Archivist Emerita, and Carol Kammen, Tompkins County Historian.

April 29, 2019 Legalization of Marijuana — Pros and Cons 7:00 pm Borg Warner Room at Tompkins County Public Library

May 6, 2019 Annual Meeting Dinner and program for all members 5:30 pm

Recordings of LWV-TC Events
We have added an archive page of program recordings available here.

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