Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Sunday, August 26, 2018
noon - 6pm
Hanna Park
One Kennedy Plaza
Utica, NY 13502
13th Annual Latino American Festival. The Mohawk Valley Latino Association, Inc. will hold its 13th Annual Latino American Festival to showcase Hispanic Culture, ethnic foods, music and dancing.

This free admission event will feature Latino America live entertainment lineup will include, Alex Torres & Orchestra, from Amsterdam, NY; Latino local talent showcase performances and cultural dances by Ritmo Caribeņo dancers; Conga playing by Alba Martinez, and music by DEEJAY_Richy. Other activities include a Dominoes Tournament, children activities: relay racing, double-dutch, water balloon fight, face painting, and a Classic Car show, Food and merchandise vendors will also be available, as well as non-profit and healthcare agencies.

For more information, visit our new website at, http://www.mvlautica.org or email us at mvla@mvlautica.org, calls can be made to our office at 315-864-8419.

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Noon to 9pm
  STATE AND LOCAL PRIMARY DAY ELECTION.
Saturday, September 15, 2018
9:30am sign in; 10:15am panel discussion
Utica Public Library
2nd Floor, Gallery Room
303 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13501
General Meeting - The Refugee and Immigrant Experience in the Mohawk Valley.
Friday, September 21, 2018
10:30am
Oneida County Office Bldg.,
800 Park Ave.
Utica, NY 13501
Naturalization Ceremony. Welcome new citizens and distribute Voter Registration Forms.

LWV Members interested in volunteering should contact VoterServices@lwvuticarome.org

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
 
  NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY.
Thursday, September 27, 2018
11 a.m.
Fort Stanwix
112 East Park St
Rome, NY 13440
Naturalization Ceremony. Welcome new citizens and distribute Voter Registration Forms.

LWV Members interested in volunteering should contact VoterServices@lwvuticarome.org

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
10am
MVCC
Alumni College Center Snack Bar
1101 Sherman Dr
Utica, NY 13501
VOTE SMART National Tour - Facts Matter When Voting. Richard Kimball, president of Vote Smart, will be coming to MVCC to give a 50 minute multi-media presentation on why facts matter. This presentation is being co-hosted by the League of Women Voters Utica/Rome Metro Area.

Vote Smart is a nonpartisan nonprofit that that provides free access to info on over 40,000 candidates and elected officials. This information includes voting records, position statements, and interest group ratings, among other areas.

To learn more about Vote Smart and to begin getting the facts on candidates and elected officials, visit http://www.votesmart.org.

Friday, November 2, 2018
10:30am
MVCC
Info Technoloty Bldg.
1101 Sherman Dr
Utica, NY 13501
Naturalization Ceremony. Welcome new citizens and distribute Voter Registration Forms.

LWV Members interested in volunteering should contact VoterServices@lwvuticarome.org

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
6am - 9pm
  GENERAL ELECTION DAY.
Saturday, November 17, 2018
 
TBA General Meeting.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
11 a.m.
U.S. Federal Building
10 Broad Street
Utica, NY 13501
Naturalization Ceremony. Welcome new citizens and distribute Voter Registration Forms.

LWV Members interested in volunteering should contact VoterServices@lwvuticarome.org

Saturday, January 19, 2019
 
TBA General Meeting.
Saturday, March 23, 2019
 
TBA General Meeting.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
 
TBA Annual Meeting & Election of Officers.