On Financial Support of the League

Lynn Staggs Blog Post

I recently watched “Iron Jawed Angels”, a historical film released in 2004, which served as a strong reminder to me that women literally risked their lives to earn the right to vote.  Iron Jawed Angels was the nickname the press at that time gave women activists working to get the right to vote. Next year marks 100 years of women …

December League Activities – Get Involved!

Shailaja Marion News

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 …

Program Committee Meeting

Shailaja Marion Announcement, News

LWVMT Members are welcome to join the LWVMT Program Committee for their monthly meeting on Monday, December 2 at 5:30pm. The December meeting of the Program Committee will include updates on moving forward with several topics previously discussed, as well as a review/discussion on the current format of the program committee properties (e.g. meet-ups, luncheons, etc). When: Monday, December 2ndWhere: …

Volunteer Opportunities

Shailaja Marion News

The League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Tulsa has several events coming up and is looking for volunteers! Voter Registration Naturalization Ceremony – City Hall When: Thursday, December 12 (11am-12pm) Where: 175 E 2nd St Volunteers: 2-3 Interested volunteers can sign up HERE. Naturalization Ceremony (recurring) When: 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 11am Where: Varies Volunteers: 3 2020 sign …

Join or Renew Your Membership for 2019-2020!

Shailaja Marion News

New or renewal memberships are good through June 30, 2020. Our members make a visible difference by serving as community leaders using their experience to create positive, lasting change in our communities. Become a member. Serve as a leader in your community. Work to shape the important issues that keep our communities strong. Membership is open to men and women …

The State of Civics Education in Oklahoma

Shailaja Marion Announcement, News

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 …

Advocacy After Work

Shailaja Marion Announcement

The LWVMT Program Committee would like you to join us for our happy hour meet-up, Cocktails & Council at 5:30 p.m. on November 21, 2019, at Hotel Indigo in downtown Tulsa! In attendance we will have City Councilor Vanessa Hall-Harper of District 1. It’s an opportunity to sit back, relax, and discuss current issues in an informal environment. We encourage …