LWV OPRF May 20 Week in Preview

Annual Meeting-  Tuesday, May 28 - Oak Park Township Senior Room -Business Meeting 5:30-6:30 pm. Light supper 6:30-7:00pm followed by our featured speaker, LWVIL President Bonnie Cox. RSVP your attendance here.  Please review the Annual Meeting packet of information and Bylaws . See you there!

Fix the FOID Lobby Day - Wednesday, May 22 - Springfield - Advocate with legislators from 9:00-11:00am followed by a rally from 11:00-11:45am by the Lincoln Statue. Contact Madison Howard if you will be attending.

Memorial  - Bobbie Raymond, a 50 year member, passed away on May 7. Bobbie was one of Oak Parks early proponents of racially integrated housing, lobbied the Trustees to pass the first Fair Housing Ordinance, and started the Oak Park Housing Center. She was born and raised in Oak Park and will be missed for her wit, wisdom, and fierce loyalty to Oak Park.  You can read her New York Times obituary  here and also a Wednesday Journal article  here.  Bobbie's memorial service will be held at 10:00am on Wednesday, June 12, at the Oak Park Arts Center, 200 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park.