Latest Past Events

Voter Registration

Tompkins County Public Library

On Thursday July 28, from 9 am to 6:00 pm, the League of Women Voters of Tompkins County (LWVTC,) and the Tompkins County Library (TCPL) will be Registering Voters outside the Library. This is your opportunity to Register to Vote, change your address, apply for an absentee ballot, and learn more about the Elections taking place. On August 23 there...

Tackling New York’s Climate Emergency

via Zoom

New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act of 2019 commits to 100% zero-emission electricity by 2040, and a reduction of at least 85% below 1990-level GHG emissions by 2050. Join experts from Environmental Advocates of New York as they discuss the roadmap for accomplishing this ambitious goal. Q and A to follow. Scoping and Planning: Peter Iwanowicz, Executive Director...

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain: The Promise and the Peril

An online presentation by Irene Weiser, Coordinator of Fossil Free Tompkins, sponsored by LWV of Tompkins County and LWV of Cortland County January 13, 2022, at 7 pm A technology exploding across NYS is celebrated for its transformative potential while criticized for its environmental impacts. To better understand this important issue, the League of Women Voters through its local chapters in Cortland and...