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Past Calendar Events

Past Calendar Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Claiborne & Churchill Winery
2649 Carpenter Canyon Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Member Event. Join us for a member event at Claiborne & Churchill Winery. Our new member orientation will be from 2:00 - 2:30 pm with our social following at 2:30 - 4:00 pm.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Various locations throughout the county Presidential General Election. Be sure to exercise your right to vote.
Friday, November 4, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Friday, October 21, 2016
2:00 - 4: 00 pm
Avila Beach Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Civil Discourse Task Force meeting. Join Sharon Kimball and Deb Humphreys to discuss the next steps for our Civil Discourse Task Force. This is a working lunch so bring your own or order from the venue.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
7:00 pm
South Bay Community Center
2180 Palisades Ave
Los Osos, CA 93402
Los Osos Community Service District Candidates Forum. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the Los Osos Community Service District members. The candidates include Steve Best, Vicki Milledge, Marshall Ochylski, Tim Staffers, and Julie Tacker.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
6:00 -8:00 pm
Alex & Faye Spanos Theatre
Cal Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
United States Representative 24th District Candidates Forum. The League will be helping with this candidates forum sponsored by Cal Poly and KSBY. Congressional District 24 candidates Justin Fareed and Salud Carbajal will be asked questions by KSBY Anchor Carina Corral. This event will be broadcast live on television and also live streaming on social media platforms.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
6:00 - 7:00 pm
Paso Library Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be giving a presentation on the Pros & Cons for the ballot measures to the Paso Robles Library Adult Services.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 pm
University of Nevada
Las Vegas, NV
Third Presidential Debate. The third Presidential Debate featuring candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will be moderated by Chris Wallace, Anchor FOX News Sunday. Please check your local television listings for live coverage.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
6:00 -8:00 pm
Coast Union School
Board Room
District Office
Cambria
Coast Union School Board Candidates Forum. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the Coast Unified School District Governing Board members. The candidates include Eric Endersby, Dennis Rightmer, Eileen Roach, Samuel Shalhoub, Tiffany Silva, Lee McFarland, and Elizabeth Weatherly.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
1:30-3:00 pm
Judson Terrace
3000 Augusta Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will present the Pros & Cons on the ballot measures to residents of Judson Terrace.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
San Luis Obispo Senior Center
1445 Santa Rosa Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be presenting the Pros & Cons of the ballot measures.
Monday, October 17, 2016
3:00 - 4:00 pm
The Villages
55 Broad Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be giving a presentation on the Pros & Cons for the ballot measures to the residents of The Villages.
Monday, October 17, 2016
12 noon - 2:30 pm
Elks Lodge
San Luis Obispo
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be giving a presentation on the Pros & Cons for the ballot measures to the SLO County Retirees Association.
Monday, October 17, 2016
12 noon - 2:00 pm
Nipomo Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will present the Pros & Cons on the ballot measures to the Nipomo Women's Club.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Cambria Vets Hall
1000 Main Street
Cambria, CA 93428
Candidates Forum- Cambria Community Service District. Join the League for a candidates forum for Cambria Community Service District. This forum is sponsored by the Cambria Chamber of Commerce. Candidates include Harry Farmer, R. Thomas Kirkey, Dewayne Lee, Amanda Rice, Gail Robinette, Greg Sanders, and Jeff Walters.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
5:30 - 8:00 pm
Cayucos Cayucos School Board Candidates Forum. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the Cayucos Elementary School District Governing Board Candidates. Candidates include Susan Brownell, Steve Geil, Sherry Sim, and Val Wright.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
12:30-2:00 pm
Estero Bay United Methodist Church
3000 Hemlock Ave
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will present Pros & Cons for the ballot measures.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
6:30-8:00 pm
Vineyard Elementary School
2121 Vineyard Drive
Templeton, CA 93465
Templeton Community Services District Candidates Forum. The League will moderate a forum for the Templeton Community Services District Candidates. Candidates include Navid Fardanesh, Pamela Jardini, Debra Logan, and Rob Rosales.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Avila Beach Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Civil Discourse Task Force meeting. Join Sharon Kimball and Deb Humphreys to discuss the next steps for our Civil Discourse Task Force. This is a working lunch so bring your own or order from the venue.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
10:15 am - 12 noon
  Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be presenting the Pros & Cons of the second half of the ballot measures to People First/ Pathpoint. This is a continuation of the presentation from Oct 4.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
7:15-9:00 am
IHOP
212 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will present the second half of the ballot measures to the Kiwanis meeting. This is part two for this event (part one took place on October 4).
Sunday, October 9, 2016
6:00 -7:30 pm
Washington University
St. Louis, MO
Second Presidential Debate. The second Presidential Debate featuring candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will be moderated by Martha Raddatz, Chief Global Affairs Correspondent and Co-Anchor of "This Week" ABC News and by Anderson Cooper, Anchor CNN. Please check your local television listings for live coverage.
Saturday, October 8, 2016
 
Atascadero Speaker's Bureau Presentation. The League will be giving a presentation to the St. Williams Alter Society.
Friday, October 7, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
6:30- 8:00 pm
Vineyard Elementary School
2121 Vineyard Drive
Templeton, CA 93465
Templeton School Board Candidates Forum. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the Templeton Unified School District Governing Board Candidates. Candidates include Ted Dubost, Brenda Gray, Kevin Hamers, Jan Nimick, and Nelson Yamagata.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Paso Robles Paso Robles School Board Candidates Forum.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
5:30 - 7:00 pm
Cayucos Library Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be giving a presentation on the Pros & Cons for the ballot measures at the Cayucos Library.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
12 noon - 1:00 pm
  Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be giving a presentation on the Pros & Cons for the ballot measures to Promega.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6:00 -7:30 pm
Longwood University
Farmville, VA
Vice Presidential Debate. The Vice Presidential Debate featuring candidates Mike Pence and Tim Kaine will be moderated by Elaine Quijano, Anchor and Correspondent, CBSN and CBS News. Please check your local television listings for live coverage.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
10:15-11:15 am
  Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will be presenting the Pros & Cons of the first half of the ballot measures to People First/ Pathpoint. The second half of the presentation will be on October 11.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
7:15-9:00 am
IHOP
212 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Pros & Cons Presentation. The League will present to the Kiwanis Club the first half of ballot measures at this meeting. The second half is scheduled for October 11.
Monday, October 3, 2016
6:00 -8:00 pm
Morro Bay Community Center
1001 Kennedy Way
Morro Bay, CA 93442
City of Morro Bay Council & Mayoral Candidates Forum. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the City of Morro Bay Council and Mayoral candidates. Candidates for Mayor include Jamie Irons, Tina Metzger, and Betty Winholtz. Candidates for City Council include Laura Cogan, Robert "Red" Davis, Marlys McPherson, and Richard Sadowski.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Farmers Market
Downtown San Luis Obispo
Voter Registration. Join the League and Latino Outreach Council at downtown Farmer's Market to help register voters.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
6:00 pm
City Council Chambers
760 Mattie Road
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Candidates Forum- City of Pismo Beach Council and Mayoral Candidates. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the City of Pismo Beach Council and Mayoral candidates. Candidates include sandra Nielsen and Ed Waage for Mayor; and Tom Burgher II, Marcia Guthrie, Erik Howell, Brian "Craig" Kreowski, and Kate Shurson for City Council seats.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
1:05-2:45 pm
Atascadero High School Library
1 High School Hill Road
Atascadero, CA 93422
Voter Registration. Help participate in Voter Registration events in celebration of National Voter Registration Day. Our League will be registering students at various local high schools.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Council Chambers
City Hall
990 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Candidates Forum -San Luis Obispo City Council & Mayoral Candidates. The League will moderate a candidates forum for the City of San Luis Obispo Council and Mayoral candidates. Candidates for Mayor include Heidi Harmon and Jan Marx. Candidates for City Council include Mike Clark, Aaron Gomez, Christopher Lopez, Andrea "Andy" Pease, Brett Strickland, and Mila Vujovich-La Barre.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
12:45 - 1:35 pm
Mission Prep High School
682 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
12:20 -1:00 pm
Paso Robles High School
801 Niblick Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
12 noon - 1:30 pm
Nipomo High School &
Central Coast New Tech High School
525 N Thompson Ave
Nipomo, CA 93444
Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
11:15 am - 1:32 pm
Coast Union High School
2950 Santa Rosa Creek Road
Cambria, CA 93428
Voter Registation. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cuesta College
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
Voter Registration. Help register voters at Cuesta College- SLO campus. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
11:00 am-12:15 pm
Liberty High School
810 Niblick Road
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:30 am- 12:50 pm
San Luis Obispo High School
1499 San Luis Drive
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
9:00 - 11:30 am
Templeton High School
1200 S Main Street
Templeton, CA 93465
Presentation to Students & Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at local high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day. Julie Rodewald will be speaking to students and coordinating voter registration.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
 
various schools in SLO County National Voter Registration Day. Join League members and help register voters at various schools in our county. Contact Voter Service- Julie Rodewald for more information
Monday, September 26, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
Presidential Debate. The first Presidential Debate featuring candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will be moderated by Lester Holt, Anchor of NBC Nightly News. Please check your local television listings for live coverage.
Monday, September 26, 2016
9:30 - 11:45 am
Morro Bay High School
235 Atascadero Road
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Voter Registration. Join League members and help register voters at high schools in our county. This event is part of the voter registration events to help celebrate National Voter Registration Day.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
9:00 am
Board of Supervisors Chambers
County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
County Planning Commission Hearing. Continuation of public hearing on the Phillips 66 Proposed Rail Spur
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
6:30 pm
Centennial Park
600 Nickerson Drive
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Pros & Cons for Paso Robles Democratic Club. League will present a Pros & Cons forum for the Paso Robles Democratic Club.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
6:30 pm
Centennial Park
600 Nickerson Drive
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Pros & Cons for Paso Robles Democratic Club. League will present a Pros & Cons forum for the Paso Robles Democratic Club.
Saturday, September 17, 2016
10:30 am- 1:30 pm
Upper Crust Trattoria
11560 Los Osos Valley Rd
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Opening Meeting & Luncheon. Our first member meeting of the year will feature SLO County Clerk-Recorder Tommy Gong.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
5:00 -9:00 pm
Mission Plaza
Downtown San Luis Obispo
Fiesta Patrias. Voter Registration Booth at the Fiesta! Join us in helping the Latino Outreach Council celebrate .
Friday, September 2, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Through 06/19/16
Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, D.C.
LWVUS National Convention. League of Women Voters of the United States 52nd National Convention in Washington, D.C. Join the League for legislative briefing, travel to Capitol Hill, meetings with Legislators, Program session, networking with other League members, Wares market, and banquet.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
TBD
Various locations throughout San Luis Obispo County California Presidential Primary Election. Use Voter's Edge California to get your entire ballot and polling place before you vote.

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Saturday, June 4, 2016
10:00 am- 1:30 pm
Café Roma
1020 Railroad Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Annual Meeting & Luncheon. Annual meeting and luncheon for the League. Our keynote speaker is Congresswoman Lois Capps. Please bring with you your Annual Meeting Kit that was mailed out.
Friday, June 3, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Monday, May 23, 2016
 
  Deadline to Register to Vote. Voters registering between May 10 and May 23 will receive notification of their polling place but will not receive any other voter information (May 9 is last day to register to vote to receive State Voter Information Guide)
Saturday, May 21, 2016
12 noon
The Libertine Pub
801 Embarcadero
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Meet Your Mayor Jamie Irons. Join Jamie Irons, Morro Bay Mayor and the League for a no host lunch and find out about the Embarcadero and other plans for Morro Bay. This is the League's third Meet Your Mayor event with previous meetings with mayors from Atascadero and Pismo Beach.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 pm
County Government Center
Board of Supervisors Chambers
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Candidates Forum- District 3 SLO County Supervisor. Join us for a candidates forum for San Luis Obispo County Supervisor District 3 sponsored by the Latino Outreach Countil. Candidates include Dan Carpenter, Adam Hill, and Debbie Peterson. Doors open at 5:00.
Friday, May 6, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Monday, April 25, 2016
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Lillian Larson School Gymnasium
1601 L Street
San Miguel, CA 93451
Candidates Forum- District 1 SLO County Supervisor. Please join us for a candidates forum for San Luis Obispo County Supervisor District 1 sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce. Candidates include Dale Gustin, John Hamon, Steve Martin, and John Peschong.
Thursday, April 21, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Candidates Forum- District 3 SLO County Supervisor. Please join us for the candidates forum for San Luis Obispo County Supervisor District 3. The candidates include Dan Carpenter, Adam Hill, and Debbie Peterson.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
6:30-9:00 pm
Board of Supervisors Chambers
County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Safe in SLO: Strategies for a Changing World Forum. Forum featuring Sheriff Ian Parkinson, SLO PD Chief Deanna Cantrell, Supt. of Schools James Brescia and other panelists with presentation and questions taken from audience
Thursday, April 7, 2016
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Higher Education Study monthly meeting. This month's meeting will be discussion on opportunities/barriers to success
Friday, April 1, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
9:00 am
SLO County Board of Supervisors Chambers
1055 Monterey Street, Room D-170
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
SLO County Board of Supervisors Meeting. Please join us in support for the proposed Templeton Behavioral Health Hospital
Saturday, March 12, 2016
11:00 am
Morro Bay Library
625 Harbor Street
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Tour to Tijuana: The Immigration Dilemma. Join League President Marguerite Bader and Cuesta College 2016 Book of the Year Events with a discussion on the Immigration and Deportation Dilemma
Friday, March 11, 2016
9:00 am
Board of Supervisors Chambers
County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
County Planning Commission Hearing. Continuation of public hearing on the Phillips 66 Proposed Rail Spur
Friday, March 11, 2016
9:00am
Board of Supervisors Chambers
County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
County Planning Commission Hearing. Continuation of public hearing on the Phillips 66 Proposed Rail Spur
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
 
Vote by Mail Special Election- Paso Robles Groundwater Basin.
Friday, March 4, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, March 3, 2016
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Higher Education Study monthly meeting. This months meeting will be a discussion on preparedness for higher education.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
6:00-8:00 pm
Templeton Performing Arts Center
1200 South Main Street
Templeton, CA 93465
Forum for Paso Roles Groundwater Basin. California Women in Agriculture San Luis Obispo County is sponsoring a forum for the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin. The League will be moderating. Seating is limited. RSVP: Brown Paper Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2487326
Friday, February 5, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Higher Education Study monthly meeting. This months meeting will be a continuation of the discussion on the funding and accessibility of higher education.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
9:00 am
Board of Supervisors Chambers
County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
County Planning Commission Hearing. Public Hearing on Phillips 66 Proposed Rail Spur.

Sign up tables for public speaking start at 8 am.

Saturday, January 23, 2016
TBD
Whole Foods Market
Community Room
1531 Froom Ranch Way
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Program Planning Meeting. Annual meeting to set the program for the upcoming year
Thursday, January 14, 2016
TBD
SLO County Board of Supervisors Chambers
1055 Monterey Street, Room D-170
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
SLO County Planning Commission Meeting. Please join us in support for the proposed Templeton Behavioral Health Hospital
Friday, January 8, 2016
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Higher Education Study monthly meeting. This months meeting will focus on the accessibility of higher education.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
Higher Education Study monthly meeting. This months meeting will focus on the accessibility of higher education.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
6:00-9:00pm
Veteran's Memorial Hall
209 Surf Street
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Public Information Session- National Marine Sanctuaries. Information session only- not a public hearing to hear testimony or take action Topics presented include national marine sanctuaries in general, and where the proposed Chumash Heritage National Marine Sanctuary is in the nomination process
Friday, January 1, 2016
 
  New Year's Day.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
 
  Thanksgiving Holiday.
Sunday, November 15, 2015
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Downtown Center Cinemas
888 Marsh Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Suffragette Fundraiser. Come see a special screening of the movie Suffragette. Tickets are $20 for this matinee.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
TBD
County Government Center
Board of Supervisors Chambers
1055 Monterey Street, Room D170
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Planning Commission Hearing. San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission hearing with agenda item on Templeton Behavioral Health Hospital
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
 
  Veteran's Day Holiday.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
6:00 pm
City Council Chambers
Veteran's Memorial Building
209 Surf Street
Morro Bay, CA 93422
Civility & Civil Discourse Resolution. City Council of Morro Bay
Friday, November 6, 2015
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
7:00 pm
Los Osos Community Services District
Sea Pines Golf Course
1945 Solano Street
Los Osos, CA 93402
Civility & Civil Discourse Resolution. Los Osos Community Services District
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
6:00 pm
City Hall
Council Chambers, Fourth Floor
6500 Palma Ave
Atascadero, CA 93422


(Enter on Lewis Ave.)
Civility & Civil Discourse Resolution. City Council of Atascadero
Friday, October 2, 2015
2:30 -5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Board is open to members.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
4:00 - 5:30 pm
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Conference Room
6699 Bay Laurel Place
Avila Beach, CA 93424
LWVSLO Higher Education Study Committee Meeting. Monthly meeting of the Higher Education Study Committee
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
 
  National Voter Registration Day.
Monday, September 21, 2015
6:30 pm
City Hall Council Chambers
154 S Eight Street
Grover Beach, CA 93433
Civility and Civil Discourse Resolution. City Council of Grover Beach
Saturday, September 19, 2015
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Café Roma
1020 Railroad Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Opening Meeting & Luncheon. Our first member meeting of the year will feature Dr. Penny Borenstein, Health Officer/Public Health Administrator for the County of San Luis Obispo. Dr. Borenstein will make a presentation on "The Affordable Care Act in San Luis Obispo County."

Join us for luncheon after our keynote speaker.

Thursday, September 17, 2015
5-9 pm
Mission Plaza
Downtown San Luis Obispo
Fiesta!. LWVSLO Booth at the Fiesta! Join us in helping the Latino Outreach Council celebrate.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
5:30 pm
City Council Chambers
760 Mattie Road
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Civility and Civil Discourse Resolution. City Council of Pismo Beach
Monday, September 14, 2015
5:00 pm
League of Women Voters
of San Luis Obispo County
PO Box 4210
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
RSVP due for Opening Meeting.
Friday, September 4, 2015
2:30 - 4:30 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board Meeting. September meeting of the Board is open to members.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
5:00 pm
San Luis Obispo City Council Chambers
990 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Civility and Civil Discourse Resolution. San Luis Obispo City Council
Thursday, August 27, 2015
7:30-9:00 am
Grace Church
1350 Osos Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Good Morning SLO- Chamber breakfast. Civil Discourse presentation to the SLO Chamber with Civil Discourse Task Force Director Sharon Kimball and LWVSLO President Marguerite Bader
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
6:30 pm
Oceano Community Service District
1655 Front Street
Oceano, CA 93475
Civility and Civil Discourse Resolution. Ocean Community Service District Meeting
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
6:00 -10:00 pm
City Council Chambers
215 E. Branch Street
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Civility and Civil Discourse Resolution. Arroyo Grande City Council
Friday, August 21, 2015
1:00 -2:00 pm
KCBX Public Radio FM 90, San Luis Obispo Tune in to Issues & Ideas broadcast. Neil Havlik will be featured talking about the League's recent Letter to the Editor regarding the Phillips 66 Santa Maria Refinery proposal
Thursday, August 20, 2015
5:30-10:30 pm
Paso Event Center
2198 Riverside Ave
Paso Robles, CA 93446
Civil Discourse Presentation. LAFCO Hearing
Thursday, August 20, 2015
2:00- 4:00 pm
Templeton Community Center
420 Crocker Street
Templeton, CA 93465
Civil Discourse Presentatation. Paso Basin Advisory Committee
Thursday, August 20, 2015
8:30 am
County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Latino Outreach Council. League President Marguerite Bader will be giving a presentation to the Latino Outreach Council about the League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County
Friday, July 24, 2015
 
TBA New Board Retreat. The LWVSLO Board of Directors will begin the work of planning the program and activities for the 2015-16 League year. Watch this calendar for meeting details.
Friday, July 10, 2015
 
Grover Beach City Council
154 S 8th St.
Grover Beach, CA 93433
Civil Discourse Presentation. The League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County will present the principles and practices of Civil Discourse to a gathering of San Luis Obispo County city mayors.
Saturday, June 6, 2015
10:30-2:30 pm
Upper Crust Trattoria
11560 Los Osos Valley Rd At Laguna Village Center
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401.
LWVSLO Annual Meeting. Patti Dale, Chair of the Annual Meeting Committee, is pleased to announce that Sam Blakeslee, the founding Director of the Institute for Advanced Technology and Public Policy at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo will be the guest speaker. Surprise feature: Come greet and honor the members who are celebrating 50+ years of League service! Remember: the annual membership fee due.
Friday, May 15, 2015
 
Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
910 Broadway Circle
San Diego, CA 92101
LWVC 2015 Convention. Friday, May 15 through Sunday, May 17. In recognition of the work of our Civil Discourse team, Sharon Kimball, Emily Penfield, and Marilee Hyman will be presenting our Civil Discourse Project at the workshop: Democracy in Dialogue: Leading Our Communities Through Civil Civic Engagement.
Saturday, March 28, 2015
11:00 am
City Hall
City of Pismo Beach
760 Mattie Road
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
MEET YOUR MAYOR. In the second of the LWVSLO Meet Your Mayor presentations, Mayor Shelly Higginbotham cordially invites you to the city of Pismo Beach on Saturday March 28, 2015 @ 11:00am. RSVP to: (805) 782-4040.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Union Bank Conference Room
995 Higuera St. (Use rear entrance off Osos)
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Special Districts in San Luis Obispo County. Discussion topics will be on SLO County special districts; what are they; how many are there in SLO county; what do they do; how are they funded and answering audience questions
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
9:30 - 11:00 am
Call: 544-1215 for directions. LWVSLO Book Club. For the Feb.18 meeting, the book will be "Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown. Kirkus Reviews describes this story as "the long, passionate journey of the University of Washington rowing team to the 1936 Berlin Olympics." Please join us!
Friday, February 6, 2015
2:30-5:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 9340
LWVSLO Board Meeting.
Monday, October 13, 2014
12:00 noon
SLO Elks' Lodge
222 Elks Lane
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Ballot Measures Review. Retirees Association examine the ballot measures. Voter Service Committee members will present.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 PM
Holiday Inn Express Event Center
2455 Riverside Avenue
Paso Robles
Paso Robles City Council Candidates Forum.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
7:00- 9:00 PM
School Board Room
800 Niblick Road
Paso Robles
Paso Robles School Board Candidates Forum.
Sunday, October 5, 2014
7:00 pm
Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Sunday Soiree: "You Count + End Moneypolitic$". Bill Ostrander, President of Citizen's Congress 2014 will be the featured speaker. Wine and cheese from 7:00 to 7:45 PM will be followed by the discussion. Local community leader, David W. Hafemeister, has developed a series of Sunday Soirees on topics of interest to the League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County. A League hot topic!
Friday, October 3, 2014
2:30 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWVSLO Board of Directors Meeting. Members are always welcome to attend. Go to "Member Information" on this website; then choose "Board of Directors" to see the Agenda for each meeting. Minutes also are posted on this site after meetings.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Templeton Community Service District
420 Crocker St.
Templeton, CA 93465
Templeton CSD Candidates' Forum.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Noon
Promega Biosciences

San Luis Obispo, CA
Local Initiatives Review. Employees of Promega learn about the local initiatives in the cities and county.
Friday, September 26, 2014
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Chico's
1080 Court
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
League of Women Voters' "Buy In" Event. Declare Your Support for the League of Women Voters' when you shop at CHICO'S. On this day ONLY, Chico's will donate 10% of sales to the League of Women Voters in SLO. Can you say "I support the League of Women Voters?"
Thursday, September 25, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 pm
City Council Chambers
990 Palm Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Candidates' Forum. League of Women Voters will moderate a forum of candidates for San Luis Obispo City Council.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
ALL DAY!
Wherever you are! National Voter Registration Day. Today is the day to call new neighbors or friends who have moved recently to San Luis Obispo County to register to vote! You can register to vote in 9 languages. Tell everyone how easy it is to vote in California! Just click: http://registertovote.ca.gov/
Sunday, September 21, 2014
7:00 pm
Steynberg Gallery
1531 Monterey St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Sunday Soiree: "SLO Clean Energy Initiative"". Eric Veium and Mladen Bandov will be the featured speakers. Wine and cheese from 7:00 to 7:45 PM will be followed by the discussion. Local community leader, David W. Hafemeister, has developed a series of Sunday Soirees on topics of interest to the League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County. Join the community conversation.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
2:00 pm
Mitchell Park
1445 Santa Rosa St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
People's Climate Change March. The People's Climate March is a major mobilization in New York City this September 21 to demand bold, political action to address the climate crisis. It is going to be the largest climate march in history!

The League of Women Voters will be participating in the New York event and is calling on members to participate. A local march will start on September 21 at 2:00 at Mitchell Park and head through town to end up at Bliss Café.

Saturday, September 13, 2014
11:00 am
Cuesta College Auditorium
Highway 1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
Opening Meeting. Panel discussion: "Can My Kids Afford College? Accessibility and Affordability of Higher Education" featuring Cuesta College President, Dr. Gil Storke, and Cal Poly President, Dr. Jeff Armstrong. In addition Cuesta student representation, Scott Chedester, and Cal Poly student association representative, Joi Sullivan will give the student perspective. You can't miss this one!
Thursday, September 11, 2014
5;30-7:30 pm
Veteran's Hall
680 Bello Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Pismo Beach City Council Candidates' Forum. The City of Pismo Beach & The Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce Will host "Ask the Candidates. " Moderated by the Women's League of Voters Forum and Q&A for the Mayoral and City Council Candidates. The Forum will be televised by KCBX TV. Look for the forum on the YouTube link on this website.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
6-8 pm
WOLFF VINEYARDS
6238 Orcutt Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Wine Tasting Welcome for New Members. Join us as we raise a glass to welcome our new members and renew old friendships.

RSVP: Ann Havlik 805 781-9624

Wine provided by Wolff Vineyards Cheese, crackers and non-alcoholic drink option provided by the League.

Saturday, June 14, 2014
11:15 am - 2:00 pm
Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Annual Meeting. The League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County will hold its 2014 Annual Meeting on Saturday, June 14, at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo. The keynote speaker, Helen Hutchison, is currently Vice President for Advocacy & Program for the League of Women Voters of California. She was appointed President of the LWVC by the Board of Directors on May 18 and will assume the presidency effective June 30, 2014.

The membership business meeting begins at 11:15 AM. Members will adopt a budget and program for 2014 + 2015 and elect Officers and Directors for the program year that begins on July 1. The business meeting will be followed by lunch at 1:00 PM. . Ms. Hutchison will discuss important statewide issues and the California League's advocacy efforts in Sacramento.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
LWVSLO Adopt-A-Poll
First Presbyterian Church
1830 Farroll Road
Grover Beach, CA 93433
League's Adopt-A-Poll. Teams of League members will be staffing the Adopt-A-Poll. Check with your team leader for assignments.
Monday, May 12, 2014
6 - 8:00 pm
Cambria Connection
870 Main Street
Cambria, CA 93428
District 2 Supervisor Candidates' Forum. Listen to the candidates for the Second District Supervisor for the County of San Luis Obispo speak on issues. Moderated by the League of Women Voters of San Luis Obispo County.
Friday, May 9, 2014
9:30-11:00 am
Community Room
San Luis Obispo County Library
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Homeless Issue in SLO County. Come hear key community leaders speak about the issues. Find out who the panel members are here.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
6 - 8:00 pm
Board Meeting Room
Oceano Central Services District
1656 Front St.
Oceano, CA 93475
District 4 County Supervisor Candidates' Forum. Meet the candidates vying for the District 4 seat on the Board of Supervisors. Find out why 'This race was never supposed to happen.'
Saturday, April 5, 2014
10 - 12:00 noon
Union Bank, Conference Room (entry is at the rear of the building off Osos St)
995 Higuera St ˇ
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Salon Series #2: Meet the Candidates Forum Training. Take this opportunity to broaden your personal skills while serving the voters of San Luis Obispo County. Contact Ann Havlik, (805) 781-9624. Check the highlights.
Friday, April 4, 2014
TBA
  Five Cities Fire Authority Fee increase ballot.. Counting election ballots starting April 4, continuing through April 18, and reporting results. If you would like to help with election activities, call our Voter Service Chair, Vera Wallen at (805) 995-3334 or email jvwallen@charter.net.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
10-12:00 noon
Union Bank Conference Room
1144 Morro Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Social Media: What is it and how to use it!. Whitney Diaz of Verdin Marketing will help you harness the power of social media for yourself, your family, your favorite organization, or your business. To RSVP: (805) 781-9624 or email: annhavlik@aol.com Click on address to obtain mapquest directions.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
9:00 - 11:00 am
Sunrise Terrace Mobile Home Park Counting Ballots. If you would like to help with election activities, call our Voter Service Chair, Vera Wallen at (805) 995-3334 or email jvwallen@charter.net.
Monday, January 6, 2014
7:00 pm
Sunrise Terrace Mobile Home Park
345 Sunrise Terrace
Arroyo Grande, CA 93421
Candidates' Forum. Sunrise Terrace Mobile Home Owners' Association is sponsoring a forum for the candidates wishing to be elected to the Board of Directors. Moderator is Emily Penfield and League members assisting Emily must be at the association by 6:30 p.m. Approximately 75-100 members will be attending. If you would like to help with these and other election activities, call our Voter Service Chair, Vera Wallen at (805) 995-3334 or email jvwallen@charter.net.
Friday, January 3, 2014
2:30
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWV of SLO County Board of Directors Meeting.
Friday, November 22, 2013
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Community Foundation
550 Dana Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
First Five Presentation. Susan Hughes, Executive Director for First Five in SLO County, will give a presentation; First 5 of San Luis Obispo (SLO) County offers services and resources to help children and their parents in the first 5 years of life.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Call: 544-1215 LWV of SLO County Book Club.. November's Book Club selection is "Paris: A Love Story" by Mati Marton. A fascinating story by the woman married to two famous men. Kathy Henderson will lead the discussion. Join us!
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Women's Club Community Center
211 Vernon Street
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Candidate Forum. Come listen and judge for yourself the qualifications of candidates nominated to the vacated City Council position held by Councilmember Caren Ray until her appointment by Governor Brown to the Board of Supervisors of San Luis Obispo County.
Monday, October 28, 2013
2:00 - 4:00 pmM
Atascadero City Hall
6907 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA 93422
Meet Your Mayor. The Honorable Tom O'Malley, Mayor of the City of Atascadero, invites League members who are residents of Atascadero, to the first Meet Your Mayor event of the program year sponsored by the League of Women Voters' of San Luis Obispo County. RSVP by phoning (805) 543-8182 or emailing sharon@sharonwhitney.com no later than Wednesday, October 23.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
9:30 - 11:00 am
1034 Yarrow Court
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
LWV of SLO County Book Club. September's Book Club selection is "Wolf Hall" by Hilary Mantel. Mantel presents the events of 1520 featuring Henry VIII and Thomas Cromwell. Marguerite Bader will lead the discussion. Join us!
Saturday, September 14, 2013
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Garden Room
Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
LWV of SLO County Opening Meeting. Featuring Chris Hoene, Executive Director, California Budget Project as keynote speaker.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Call 805-544-1215 Book Club Discussion. August's Book Club selection is: "After the Prophet: The Epic Story of the Shia-Sunni Split," by Lesley Hazleton. The discussion leader will be Kathy Henderson.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
9:30 a.m.
1034 Yarrow Ct.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Book Club. The LWV of SLO County Book Club is reading Lynne Olson's CITIZENS OF LONDON for the month of June. The discussion will be led by Ms. Vallerie Steenson.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
 
Office of the City Clerk
990 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
San Luis Obispo City Council Election. All Mail Ballots to fill the San Luis Obispo City Council vacancy are due by 5:00 p.m.

The Office of the City Clerk at City Hall will be open between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 18, 2013. In addition, a drive up Drop-Off ballot box will be located in the City Hall Parking lot on Election Day.

Saturday, June 8, 2013
11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
et Viola Restaurant
12304 Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Annual Meeting. The LWV of SLO County Annual Meeting was held on Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. After a short business meeting that included the adoption of a quorum change, the membership heard Barry VanderKelen as guest speaker discussing the impact of the Citizens United Court Decision.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
San Luis Obispo City Chambers
990 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
City Council Candidates Forum. Come hear the candidates discuss their positions on important SLO City issues IN THEIR OWN WORDS.
Friday, May 17, 2013
 
Hayes Mansion
200 Edenvale Ave
San Jose, CA 95136
LWVC Convention.
Monday, May 6, 2013
6:30 - 8:30 pm
995 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
"Fracking:" The Basics. Pat Abel, District Deputy with the Department of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR),Grant Himebaugh, geologist with the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board, David Chipping, retired professor of geology from Cal Poly AND Timothy (Tim) R. Kustic State Oil and Gas Supervisor, California Department of Conservation to present a balanced review of fracking in California. Neil Havlik, will be the moderator.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Round Room at the Madonna Inn
100 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Collaboration Workshop and Luncheon. Co-Create Collaborative Solutions

Go Beyond Divisiveness: learn the authors' RECIPE, tools & techniques, to improve collaboration & advocacy at home, work, school, and more

Saturday, March 2, 2013
2-5:-- pm
2201 Lawton Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Consensus Questions: Initiative and Referendum.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
9 - 12:00
New Frontiers Community Room
Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo, CA
Program Planning Meeting.
Saturday, December 8, 2012
1-4:00 pm
Jan Potter's Home
4844 Caballeros Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA
Holiday Party.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
 
San Luis Obispo Chumash Village Homeowner's Association ballot count/certification.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
 
  Adopt-A-Poll.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
10:15 am
  People First Clients Pro/Con State Propositions.
Saturday, October 20, 2012
10:00 am
Los Osos Los Osos Sea Pines Pro/Con State Propositions.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
10:15 am
  People First Clients Pro/Con State Propositions.
Monday, October 15, 2012
7:15 pm
Arroyo Grande American Association of University Women Pro/Con on State Propositions.
Monday, October 15, 2012
12:30 pm
Nipomo Nipomo Women's Club Pro/Con State Propositions.
Saturday, October 13, 2012
 
  Chumas Village Homeowners Association Election ballots mailed.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
1:00 pm
  St. Timothy Womens' Guild Pro/Con State Propositions.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
 
  Vote-By-Mail ballots mailed by County.
Monday, October 8, 2012
7:00 pm
San Luis Obispo American Association of University Women Pro/Con on State Propositions.
Sunday, October 7, 2012
1:30 pm
  Estero Bay Methodist Church Pro/Con State Propositions.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
9:30 am
San Luis Obispo Laguna Lake Mobile Homes Pro/Con on State Propositions.
Thursday, October 4, 2012
6:00 pm
San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo City Council & Mayor Candidates' Forum.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
7:00 pm
Grover Beach Grover Beach City Council Candidates' Forum.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
7:00 pm
Paso Robles Paso Robles School Board Candidates' Forum.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
7:00 pm
Oceano CSD Candidates' Forum.
Friday, September 28, 2012
7:30 pm
San Luis Obispo Tribune Forum: Capps & Maldonado Debate.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
 
Pismo Beach City of Pismo Beach City Candidates' Forum.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
 
San Luis Obispo County Election Information mailed by County Clerk to Registered Voters.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
 
  Farmers' Market Association ballot count/report.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
 
  National Voter Registration Day.