February - June 2018


Program and Event Reminders!


Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – Criminal Justice

Homewood Library


Sunday, February 25, 2018, 1:30 - 3:00 pm at St. Paul Community Church, 18200  Dixie Highway in Homewood.  LWVHF-Area will be hosting an informational meeting about Home Rule.  The Village of Homewood is proposing that Homewood become a "Home Rule" community and it will be on the March 20 ballot.  There have been several public meetings on this topic, and our League wants to give the residents of Homewood another opportunity to learn about the pros and cons of Home Rule. 

Our guest speaker will be Dr. Michael T. Peddle, Associate Professor of Public Administration in the School of Public and Global Affairs at Northern Illinois Unviersity.

All residents of Homewood are invited to attend this meeting.


Monday, March 5, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – H-F Area Board Meeting

Home of Mary Emily Grant


Saturday, March 10, 2018, 10:30-2:30pm--Park Forest Library

A forum for the Cook County Commissioner candidates in the 5th and 6th districts, co-sponsored by the Leagues of Women Voters of Park Forest Area and Homewood-Flossmoor, will be held at the Park Forest Public Library on Saturday, March 10.   The 6th district candidates will speak and answer questions from 10:30-12:30 and the 5th district candidates will appear from 12:30-2:30. The forum follows the League’s rules and guidelines. This forum was rescheduled from February due to inclement weather. The public is invited and encouraged to attend.


Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – Women Employed

Homewood Library


Monday, April 2, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – H-F Area Board Meeting

Home of Glenda Townsend


Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 7:00 p.m. – TBA

Homewood Library


Saturday, May 19, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to noon – Annual Meeting

Calumet Country Club, Homewood


Thursday, June 28 – Sunday, July 1, 2018 – LWVUS 2018 Convention

Hilton Chicago - 720 S. Michigan Ave.