May 2017 LWV Ohio Conventi on
LWV Ohio is thrilled to announce that our keynote lunch speaker for Saturday, May 6 is LWVUS President Chris Carson!
Her talk will discuss the importance of nonpartisan advocacy and engagement in this political climate and her vision for the future of the League. Members and guests are welcome, so bring a friend! 
When: May 5-7, 2017 
Where: Sheraton Suites Akron Cuyahoga Falls
 1989 Front St, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
Please note: Registration closes on Friday, April 28 at 5pm. 
We are pleased to announce a few of the exciting workshops that will be offered at Convention:

Where have all the voters gone? -  Learn about the National Issues Forum discussion guide examining low voter participation, and prepare to lead conversations on this issue as Ohio begins the process of selecting a new Secretary of State next year.

How to write a diversity plan - This hands-on planning workshop will help your League learn how to create and implement your very own diversity plan in order to increase  engagement of diverse populations in our work to strengthen democracy.

Fair Districts for Congress Too Training - Find out the latest on the congressional redistricting reform effort, including trainings on how you can get involved. We also anticipate having a petition distribution center, so you can pick up petitions to take home and receive instructions on the rules for signature collection. 
Please watch your email for additional announcements about workshops and speakers. 
Click here to register for the convention today!

Yours In League,

Alison Ricker              
LWV Ohio Co-President 
Mary Kirtz Van Nortwick
LWV Ohio Co-President
Carrie Davis
Executive Director 
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