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about the League of Women Voters of the Greater Red Bank Area (LWV-GRBA) and what we are doing!
Summary of the 2011-2012 Activities
September - Voter Registration at Tinton Falls Community Day at the Monmouth Mall;
lunch meeting with viewing and discussion of "Sisters of the Planet;
meeting with Western Monmouth LWV - Joint Education Study, Part 1;
attended LWVNJ Fall Workshops
October - voter information/registration at Brookdale Community College;
open board meeting with discussion on Ballot Question;
ILO Monmouth County Freeholders & Surrogate Candidate Forum;
moderated at candidates' forums
November - LWVUS Education Study 2011-2012, Part 2 and Consensus
December - holiday social potluck party
January - meeting on Program Planning for LWVUS 2012 - 2014
February - new member tea
March - lunch board meeting at restaurant; ILO dinner/theatre
April - meeting: "New Restrictive Voting Laws";
ILO field trip at Sandy Hook;
public screening of "Gasland";
Running and Winning workshop;
LWVNJ Spring Forum
May - LWV-GRBA annual meeting brunch with Rosemary Peters, Monmouth County Surrogate as guest speaker
June - ILO annual meeting
Throughout the year we also continued our Internship for Democracy program at Middletown High School North;
provided moderators at various candidates meetings, continued to distribute The Spotlight
by email instead of direct mail, and updated this website frequently.
LWV-GRBA membership is open to men and women of voting age.
Through membership you will receive information and opportunities to:
- share your opinions and make your voice heard as an advocate
for change and community problem solving
- get more involved and stay informed about issues and government,
and about decisions that directly affect you and your community
- sharpen your skills in leadership, communications, lobbying,
networking, public speaking and more
- receive The Spotlight, (our local newsletter), The National
Voter and the NJ VOTER to keep you up-to-date on the issues and
activities in which the League is involved at all levels
- inspire others to actively participate in the democratic process
- become as active as you can/wish. Complete our Member Survey
(click on MEMBERSHIP for more information)
The League of women Voters of the Greater Red Bank Area does not endorse the contents of
any websites to which it links; such Internet addresses contain information not posted by the League
and are included to provide convenient access to additional information. The League does not endorse
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Acknowledgment: The Greater Red Bank Area League of Women Voters would like to express its sincere appreciation to
David Ayllon for his help in originally setting up this website.
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