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The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. We are a non-partisan organization open to everyone aged 16 or older, both women and men.

The League was founded in 1920 as the outgrowth of the 72-year long struggle to win voting rights for women in the United States.
 

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LWV of Estes Park

Thank you for visiting our website. If you have any comments, questions, or concerns about our website, please contact us at contactus@lwv-estespark.org


MEETING DATES:

The Estes Park League of Women Voters usually meets the fourth Wednesday of each month from 10:00 AM until noon, September through May. Specific meeting dates can be found in the most recent League Lines, found under the 'Documents' link in the menu to the right and are also published in the Estes Park Trail Gazette and Estes Park News.

If you have specific questions or require additional information about the meetings, email us at the email address above.

 

State-Wide kickoff events announced!

 

State-wide kickoff events are planned for the Vote YES! campaign for Amendments Y&Z. See our "News" page for more information about this campaign. Events are scheduled as follows. Attend and bring a friend!

 

When/Where

August 20th / Grand Junction
2:00 pm / Mesa County
Courthouse Steps
 
August 21st / Denver
(with special guest
Governor Hickenlooper)
9:00 am /
History Colorado Center
 
August 21st /
Colorado Springs
2:00 pm / Pioneer Museum
 
August 21st / Pueblo
5:00 pm /
Sangre de Cristo
Arts and Event Center
 
August 22nd / Fort Collins
10:30 am / Elizabeth Hotel
 
August 22nd / Durango
1:30 pm /
Durango Public Library

 

Celebrate Silence and Sounds in Rocky Mountain National Park


On July 18th, 2015 Rocky Mountain National Park and the League of Women Voters of Estes Park rededicated the passage of federal legislation that banned commercial sightseeing overflights of the Park. Watch this video to learn more about the ban and how our chapter championed this unprecedented protection of the natural ambiance of Rocky.

 

 

Did you know...

The League of Women Voters is a dynamic force for change in Estes Park? In Colorado? In the nation?

The LWV is a non-partisan political organization that influences public policy through education and advocacy?

The LWV neither supports nor opposes candidates or political parties. It does take action on selected governmental issues, but only after study and consensus by League members.

Action is implemented by informational publications and programs, position statements and lobbying.

LWV in Colorado works for you:

Natural Resources
Water and Air Quality
Recycling
Education
Health Care
Children and Family Issues
Campaign Finance
Election Reform
Criminal Justice
Voter Information

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 
Back-to-League Breakfast
 
September 26th, 8:30 - 11:00 am, Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies
 
Join us on Wednesday, September 26 for our annual Back to League Breakfast! Bring a breakfast dish to share, reconnect with fellow Leaguers, and get ready to kick off the year right! All members of the public are invited - if you want to learn more about the League of Women Voters of Estes Park, this is the place!
 
The program will be "Civil Discourse - Talking to People with Different Viewpoints". A timely topic on how we can start talking with one another, not at one another.
 
Voter Education events this Fall.  Please Join Us!
 

September 12 - Candi-dating Event (Meet and Greet Candidates) 6:30 PM at the Community Church of the Rockies

Conor Duffy- State House

Rob Woodward - State Senate

Angela Myers - County Clerk

Dan Sapienza - County Clerk

 

September 18 - Candi-dating Event (Meet and Greet Candidates) 6:30 PM at the Community Church of the Rockies 

Rebecca Cranston - State Senate

Perry Buck - State House

John Kefalas - County Commissioner

Sean Dougherty - County Commissioner 

 

September 25- National Voter Registration Day - 10:00 AM- 7:00 PM at Estes Valley Library

 

October 4 - Ballot Issues Presentation - 7:00 PM Estes Park Town Hall Board Meeting Room

Learn about the proposed amendments to the constitution and proposed propositions to change the state statutes that we will be voting on, both for Larimer County and State-wide.  

 

October 18: Voter Forum: US House of Representatives - 7:00 PM Town Hall Board Meeting Room

Peter Yu – Republican

Nick Thomas – Independent

Joe Neguse – Democrat

Roger Barris - Libertarian

 

 
Save the Date - Next Estes Recycles Day is on October 13!
 
Our next semi-annual Estes Recycles Day is scheduled for the morning of October 13. "Hard to recycle" items such as electronics, paint and shredding can be brought to the Presbyterian Community Church of the Rockies. Sorry, there will be no freecycle at the Fall event this year.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LWV - Estes Park Board Members:


President.............Liz Zornes
Vice-President......open
Secretary............Jackie Hertel
Treasurer.............Cherie Martin
Voter Services..... Jean McGuire
Membership.........Sue Magnuson
Program Chair......Colleen Ellingson
Legislative Chair...open
Communications...Bonnie Seals
Recycling.............Recycling Chair - non-Board and non-League member Howard Lauren, Board Liason - Joanie Crockett

Development........Joanie Crockett

At-Large...............Judi Smith

 

 

LWV - Contact Information:

League of Women Voters of Estes Park

P. O Box 564
Estes Park, CO 80517


Email: contactus@lwv-estespark.org

League of Women Voters of Colorado

1410 Grant Street, B-204
303-863-0437
FAX: 303-837-9917
Toll Free: 1-800-863-8683
Email: info@lwvcolorado.or

LWV of Estes Park - contactus@lwv-estespark.org

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P.O. Box 564

Estes Park, CO 80517

 

E-mail: contactus@lwv-estespark.org

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