Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Stockade Inn
1 N. Church St.
Schenectady, NY 12305
LEAGUE KICKOFF LUNCHEON. Schenectady County Executive Kathy Rooney will be speaking about changes now and in the future in Schenectady County and the perspective of a woman professional.

Luncheon will include buffet with salads, sandwiches, desserts, and beverage. Cost is $28.

Please contact Joan Elliott by SEPTEMBER 4th to make your reservation. You can download the reservation form here

Thursday, September 18, 2014
1436 Lowell Road
Schenectady, NY 12308
Ballot Access Study. First meeting of the Ballot Access Study group, contact person is Helga Schroeter. More information here
Sunday, September 21, 2014
New York City Climate March. A bus will be leaving from Union College (as well as several sites in Albany). The contact for the Union bus is Maya Whalen -Kipp 347-635-0544, e-mail: More information here
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Schenectady Central Library
99 Clinton St.
Schenectady, McChesney Room
Redistricting Reform Constitutional Amendment Forum. The contact person is Ruth Bonn
Thursday, October 2, 2014
2171 Foxhill Dr.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Term Limit Study Committee. Contact: Maxine Borom 370-2662
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Schenectady High School Black Box Theatre
1445 The Plaza,
Schenectady, NY 12308
State and Local Candidates Forum. Contact Dianne Hartigan Alois, 370-2191. More info here.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
miSci Museum
15 Nott Terrace Hts,
Schenectady, NY 12308
Small Bites for BIG Changes. [sponsored by The Center for Community Justice] Tickets are $35.00. To purchase call 346-1281 x31 or email:
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
McChesney Room
Schenectady County Public Library
99 Clinton St.
Schenectady, NY 12305
John Borst will speak on Cyber Security: Threats, NYS Resources and what we can do to protect ourselves. [sponsored by AAUW]
Friday, October 17, 2014
Proctors Arcade Café
432 State St.
Schenectady, NY 12305
Health Committee Meeting. Contact Carol Furman. More info
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
475 Moe Rd.
Clifton Park, NY 12065
20th Congressional District Candidate Forum. Contact: Pat MacKinnon. More info.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
6am - 9pm
  Election Day!!!.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
1060 Parkwood Blvd.
Schenectady, NY 12308
Education Committee Meeting. Contact: Cheryl Nechamen
Thursday, November 13, 2014
  League Day at the United Nations. More info.
Monday, November 17, 2014
McChesney Room
Schenectady County Public Library
99 Clinton St.
Schenectady, NY 12305
Professor Harriet Davis-Kram of Queens College will speak on Dying For Beauty. [sponsored by AAUW]