Newsletters and News Releases

Welcome to the new Arlington League of Woman Voters newsletter, The Arlington League in Action, archived here and filled with information on events and volunteer needs and news alerts! It will be another place to go to find out how you can become involved, meet and mingle with fellow League members, or find an educational event.

Inaugural Edition

18 July Edition: includes a report on the July National Convention in Chicago.

1 Aug 2018 Edition: includes opportunities for various volunteer positions and RSVPs for coming LWV-Arl events.

15 August Edition: introduces the newly forming ERA Committee, future League Events, and links to useful websites.

5 September Edition: reminders of the ERA Committee Meeting 12 September, the Chapter Social 6 October, call for volunteers, a report on the National Capital Area League Summer Workshop, and, the 29 September Alexandria School Board Debates.

18 Sept Edition: calls for volunteers to register high school seniors for the November 6th 2018 Election, reminds members to lobby the County Board on the ERA Sept 22nd, and lists the coming membership social and the Sips and Civility meeting on Restoration of voting Rights in Virginia.

17 October Edition: reminds us to attend candidate forums for state and county elections and reminds us that absentee voting is open here in Arlington.

7 November Edition: includes a message from the president reporting that we registered nearly 500 new voters, sent 1500 GetOutTheVote postacards to loow turnout areas of VA, and provided absentee voting information to countless mid-term voters.

21 November Edition: contains a Holiday Greeting from our chapter president, chapter news and meetings, deadline for registering for the Pre-General Legislation Session 5 December in Richmond, and a panel discussion on Women’s Equality at National Archives on 7 December.