LWV OPRF May 10 Week in Preview
Second Tuesday
Last Call ~ Second Tuesday forum will meet for the last time this spring on May 11, tomorrow! Let's touch base and close up for the summer - What would you like to talk about next year? - Do you have suggestions for speakers? - Should we stay virtual? So many questions! sign up here for our Second Tuesday Program Year Wrap-UpMay 11, 9:30-11am. We hope to see you!
Book Club
Mark your calendars now for a June 24 virtual book club discussion on the book "So you want to talk about race." Sponsored by the virtual book club group WITS Study Hall, anyone can join in this book discussion by author Ijeoma Oluo. WITS Study Hall discusses one book every two months and is open to all readers. You can sign up for the June 24 event here. You can also get supplemental materials to start your own book club group for this book.
Motherhood and Reproductive Justice
The Feminists Four monthly newsletter from LWV Berkeley Heights, New Providence, and Summit, once agains highlights four areas that women have advanced the fight for equality. This month spotlights History, Music, Medicine, and Education. When you click on the photos in the newsletter, you will learn more about the described topics.
Always a Leaguer
LWV Downers Grove wrote an article about our former President and Hazel Hanson winner, Mary Ellen Mathies, for their own newsletter. This obituary highlights Mary Ellen's work in our League and what followed when she and her husband moved to Downers Grove. You can read about her continued good work here.
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