Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL), founded on November 26, 1920, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Membership in the League is open to women and men of all ages. For more information, email us at lwvlouisville@gmail.com or phone us at 502-895-5218.
When you join LWVL, you also become a member of national, state and local leagues -- three levels of government and legislative activity.

ELECTION DATES

  • Primary Election: May 21, 2019
  • General Election: November 5, 2019

REGISTRATION DEADLINES

  • Primary Election: April 22, 2019
  • General Election: October 7, 2019
  • Change political party affiliation for primary election: December 31, 2018
  • Where do I vote
  • Absentee Voting
  • Early Voting: Not Allowed in KY

MAY 20 2019 -- MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

SPECIAL MEETING OF ALL LEAGUE MEMBERS -- PLEASE ATTEND -- IMPORTANT LEAGUE BUSINESS. TIME: 5:30 TO 7:30. LOCATION: LANG HOUSE. (Letter sent to you, a member, with details in April).

Annual Meeting Plans

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the LWVL will take place on Tuesday, June 11th at the Olmsted at Masonic Homes located at 3701 Frankfort Avenue.
The meeting is at 5:00 p.m., followed by dinner and program at 6:00. We are delighted that this year's guest speaker is Renee Shaw, KET Public Affairs Managing Producer & Host.
The cost is $50, payable in advance to the League of Women Voters of Louisville by mail (115 South Ewing Avenue, 40206) or go to the LWVL website, http://www.lwvlouisville.org, and hit the yellow Donate button at the bottom of the left side bar. There, you may choose to use PayPal, debit, or credit card. Enter the amount and under special instructions, indicate "Annual Meeting Dinner." We hope you will join us and bring friends!

BROWN BAG BOOK DISCUSSION

Book: Never Caught by Erica Armstrong Dunbar .
May 15, Wednesday, at 1:00 p.m. at Lang House. Discussion Leader: Sallie Rhyne.
Is there a book you've read and want to discuss? Send us an email at LWVLouisville@gmail.com with your suggestion. Must be non-fiction.
We meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month. You do not have to be a member -- just an inquiring mind! When you send your suggestion, let us know if you want to be the discussion leader.

League of Women Voters of Louisville Positions

League's position on Education, Local Housing and more: League Positions

Election Information You Need!

Build your ballot with our online voters' guide! Type in your address to see the races on your ballot. Candidates' positions can be compared side-by-side, and you may print out a "ballot" indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day. Check out our resources for military and overseas voters!

Go to Vote411.org for details.