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Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, June 3, 2017-Monday, August 14, 2017
 
  Greater Tucson Office Summer Hours. Our office will not be staffed during the summer. Voice messages and emails will be picked up. The facilities are available to members for meetings, etc. Contact Us if you need office access.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
 
  VOTE!. City of Tucson Primary Election.

Offices and issues on the ballot: Tucson City Council Members for Wards 3, 5, and 6

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
 
9:30 am Eastside Unit Meeting. Ward 2 Office 7575 E. Speedway Social time 9:30 a.m. Program 10:00 a.m. Topic: 8 Ways to Fix Our Politics.

Questions: Phylis Carnahan email: prcarnahan at gmail dot com

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. Golder Ranch Fire Station, 1175 W. Magee - Nuclear Energy White Paper, Winifred Williams
Saturday, September 16, 2017
 
  Voter Education Program. Our first Voter Education Program of the 2017-18 program year. Details to be provided in late summer.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: Ethics and Freedom of the Press. Speaker: Susan Knight, Assoc. Professor, Uof A School of Journalism. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Monday, September 25, 2017
 
5:30-7pm Midtown Evening Unit. Meet at 3202 E. 1st St. Ward 6 Conference Room. Contact is Ronnie Mullins

This Unit will be using What You Should Know About Politics...But Don't: by Jessamyn Conrad to guide unit discussion in 2017.

Information on this new Evening Unit (info)

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
 
9:30am Eastside Unit Meeting. Ward 2 Office 7575 E. Speedway Guest speakers: Maryanne Beerling from Compass Affordable Housing and Jean Fennegan director of Sister Jose Women's Center.
Questions: Phylis Carnahan email: prcarnahan at gmail dot com
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. Golder Ranch Fire Station, 1175 W. Magee - Education Finance: School Vouchers, Jen Darlend
Thursday, October 19, 2017
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: Gun Control and the Laws of the State of Arizona. Speaker: Sheriff Mark Napier. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Monday, October 23, 2017
 
5:30-7pm Midtown Evening Unit. Meet at 3202 E. 1st St. Ward 6 Conference Room. Contact is Ronnie Mullins

This Unit will be using What You Should Know About Politics...But Don't: by Jessamyn Conrad to guide unit discussion in 2017.

Information on this new Evening Unit (info)

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
 
  VOTE!. General Election Day ● Offices and issues on the ballot: ○ Tucson City Council Members for Wards 3, 5, and 6
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. Golder Ranch Fire Station, 1175 W. Magee - Private Prisons: American Friends Service
Thursday, November 16, 2017
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: Climate Change Seen Through Tree Rings. Speaker: Dr. Katie Hirschboeck. Tree Ring Laboratory Tour, 2 -3 p.m. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Monday, November 27, 2017
 
5:30-7pm Midtown Evening Unit. Meet at 3202 E. 1st St. Ward 6 Conference Room. Contact is Ronnie Mullins

This Unit will be using What You Should Know About Politics...But Don't: by Jessamyn Conrad to guide unit discussion in 2017.

Information on this new Evening Unit (info)

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. Golder Ranch Fire Station, 1175 W. Magee - Senator Steve Farley
Thursday, December 21, 2017
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: 2018/2019 LWV and LWVAZ Position Discussions/Decisions. Speakers: Sue DeArmond and Freda Johnson. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. Golder Ranch Fire Station, 1175 W. Magee - Florence Project: Legal Processes Facing Immigrants in Arizona
Thursday, January 18, 2018
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: 2018/2019 LWVAZ and LWVGT Position Discussions/Decisions. Speakers: Sue DeArmond and Freda Johnson. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. Golder Ranch Fire Station, 1175 W. Magee - Pima County Justice Coordinating Council (MacArthur Foundation grant)
Thursday, February 15, 2018
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: Programs of the YWCA. Speaker: John-Peter Wilhite, YWCA Southern Arizona. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. to be announced
Thursday, March 15, 2018
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: The Line Becomes a River, Border Patrol Memoir. Speaker: Author, Francisco Cantu. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
 
2:00 pm Northwest Unit Meeting. to be announced
Thursday, April 19, 2018
 
11:30-1:00pm Midtown Unit Meeting. Topic: Productive Conversations Between People who Disagree. Speaker, Catherine Tornbom, Center for Community Dialogue. Meet at the Ward III Office, 1510 E. Grant Road.