Greetings!

It's been a quiet couple months, but the League's been busy planning for the fall. Greenfield's elections are coming up—the primary is weeks away on September 10—and there are other important dates as well to mark on your calendars. Please see below for just a few of them, stay tuned for more, and let us know how you can help!

Monday, August 26, 6:30pm
Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center
289 Main St, Greenfield

Meet the candidates for School Committee, City Council, and Mayor! All candidates have been invited to participate. Each candidate will introduced, followed by informal tabling and conversation. Join us next Monday, and learn more from the candidates seeking your vote!


LWVFC Service Day: CT River Source to Sea Cleanup

Saturday, Sept. 28, 9:00am

The Source to Sea Cleanup is an annual trash cleanup of the Connecticut River system—rivers, streams, parks, boat launches, trails and more. Each fall, thousands of volunteers of all ages and abilities head out to places of their choice all along the four-state watershed (NH, VT, MA, CT) to clean the Connecticut River and its tributaries on foot or by boat. Join the LWVFC's group herewe'll be meeting at the Great Falls Discovery Center.

Many hands make light work— please join us if you can. Folks can RSVP in the fashion easiest for them, or just show up. For the full run-down, please check out our Facebook event:



 SAVE THE DATES:

Civics Trivia Night
&
Hope & Olive's Free Soup & Games Night!
Civics Trivia Night:
Friday, Oct. 4, 7:30pm
Greenfield Elks Lodge

Hope & Olive Free Soup & Games Night:
Monday, Oct. 7, 5:00-7:30pm
Hope & Olive, 44 Hope St, Greenfield

It's the LWVFC's third annual Civics Trivia Night, our biggest fundraiser of the year! New quizmasters, fun new questions, categories, and challenges, same rousing good time! Offerings include cash prizes, complimentary snacks, and a gift basket raffle.

What's more, this year we've been granted the amazing opportunity to participate in Hope & Olive's Free Soup & Games Night fundraisers! Your donations of baked goods to sell, and gift baskets to raffle for this night as well would be deeply appreciated, plus we'll need your help spreading the word for both events! 

Please contact Marge if you can donate a gift basket for a raffle.

Also needed are volunteers to assist at the events as well. We can't run a well-organized night without you. Let us know you'll be there and ready to help!
In League,

Marie Gauthier, President
Nicole Moore, Vice President
Marge Michalski, Treasurer
Laura Luker, Secretary
Christine Turner, Director