February-June 2019


Program and Event Reminders! 


Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Guest Speaker - Ami Gandhi, a member of Pritzker’s transition team,

Minority Voting Rights--Homewood Library


Saturday, March 2 2019, 9:30am – 4:00pm. - 

LWVIL Issues Briefing 2019:

Creating Quality of Life for ALL in Illinois 

Join fellow Leaguers from around the state for our annual LWVIL Issues Briefing 2019: Creating Quality of Life for ALL in Illinois, on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 9:30 am - 4 pm at the University Center. 

At this year's Issues Briefing, you will learn from issue experts, legislators and activists from throughout our state.  You'll connect with bright, informed, assertive advocates for change from highly respected organizations and your neighbor Leagues.

Click here to register before the Early Bird deadline on February 15 and save!  To mail in your registration, click here for the form.


Monday, March 4, 2019, 6:30 p.m. – H-F Area Board Meeting

Home of Joan Strohm


Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – Women Employed

Grande Prairie Library, Hazel Crest, IL


Save the date for Equal Pay Day Chicago on Thursday, March 28, 2019 during lunchtime rally at Daley Plaza Chicago. 

Each year Equal Pay Day is recognized world wide to focus on racial and gender pay disparities.  In the United States, the April date symbolically marks how far into a new year the average woman must work to earn as much as the average white man did the previous year.  This year, Equal Pay Day 2019, April 2nd, is also Consolidated General Election Day in Illinois.

Stay tuned for details ...


Monday, April 1, 2019, 6:30 p.m. – H-F Area Board Meeting

Home of Glenda Townsend


Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – Climate Change

Grande Prairie Library, Hazel Crest


Thursday, May 9, 2019, 6:00 p.m. – Annual Meeting

Idlewild Country Club, Flossmoor


Monday, May 13, 2019, 9:30 a.m. - LWVCC 2019 Annual Meeting

Business segment begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by the guest speaker and a lunch

University Center, 525 S. State St., Chicago.


Friday-Sunday, June 7-9, 2019 -LWVIL Convention

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Champaign

101 Trade Center Dr, Champaign