January League Activities – Get Involved!

Shailaja Marion Announcement

For the month of January, the LWVMT has the following dates of note on the calendar: Monday, January 6, 20205:30pm – Program Committee Meeting (RSVP) Wednesday, January 8, 202011:00am – Naturalization Ceremony at Page Belcher Federal Courthouse (Volunteer)  Thursday, January 9, 202011:00am – Naturalization Ceremony at City Hall (Volunteer) Saturday, January 11, 20208:30am – Voter Services Committee Meeting (RSVP) Tuesday, …

Launch into the New Year

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The LWVMT welcomes guest speaker Chip Paul, Founder/Co-Founder of Oklahomans for Health, the organization that sponsored State Question 788 which legalized medicinal cannabis in the state of Oklahoma. Welcome to 2020 as the LWVMT Program Committee continues its goal of bringing relevant and engaging discussion on issues that effect our city. Be sure to check out this month’s lunch meet-up …

Open Discussion & Further Actions

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The LWVMT welcomes you to our December lunch Meet-up for an open discussion to review information we have gathered over the last several months regarding racially biased policing. The goal of our discussion will be to determine if membership wishes the LWVMT to take any position or recommend any action.  This will be our final meeting to discuss this body …

December League Activities – Get Involved!

Shailaja Marion Announcement

For the month of December, the LWVMT has the following dates of note on the calendar: Monday, December 2, 20195:30pm – Program Committee Meeting (RSVP) Thursday, December 12, 201911:00am – Naturalization Ceremony at City Hall  Friday, December 13, 20199:00am – Membership Committee Meeting (INFO) Saturday, December 14, 20198:30am – Voter Services Committee Meeting (INFO) Monday, December 16, 20195:30pm – Board of …

The State of Civics Education in Oklahoma

Shailaja Marion Announcement

Oklahoma no longer requires Civics be taught in public schools. Which, in today’s political climate, might be doing a disservice to our students. The November 26th Breakfast Meet-up will be focused on a discussion of Civics Education and what can be done to re-institute the requirement of teaching Civics in Oklahoma public schools. Recommended Reading: What Does Civics Education Look …