Making Democracy Work


We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. Celebrating 100 years of votes for women

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, August 24, 2017
2 - 4 pm
Suffrage marker at
117 Main St.
East Hampton NY 11937
Recreation of 1913 Rally & March for women's suffrage. Participate in a lively, interesting recreation of the rally in support of women's suffrage held on that date in 1917. Speakers include NYS Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, Chair, NYS Women's Suffrage 100th Anniversary Commemoration Commission, Coline Jenkins, descendant of 1913 rally speaker Harriet Stanton Blatch, EH Mayor Paul Rickenbach, Jr. and Town Historian Hugh King.Dress in white and wear your "Votes for Women" sash.
Monday, August 28, 2017
7 pm
East Hampton location: East Hampton Library (co-sponsors as well)
Main St.
East Hampton 11937
Primary Debate for East Hampton Candidates. Democratic Party Candidates for Town Board and Supervisor. Primary is September 12
Sunday, September 10, 2017
9 am
Long Wharf in Sag Harbor off Bay St.
Sag Harbor
Harbor Fest Sag Harbor. LWVH will have a booth stocked with registration forms, information and membership brochures about our League.
Monday, September 18, 2017
7 pm
Hampton Library
Main St., Bridgehampton

(could be subject change)
Presentation on Constitutional Convention. Pros and cons of proposition on November 7 ballot as to whether state of NY should have a constitutional convention in 2018.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
varies by location
sites throughout the Hamptons National Voter Registration Day. Your chance to register to vote, change party registration.
Friday, October 13, 2017
  Deadline for registration for Nov 7 General Election. Deadline applies to both mail-in and in-person registration ALSO LAST DAY TO CHANGE PARTY ENROLLMENT FOR 2018
Monday, October 16, 2017
7 pm
East Hampton Emergency Services Bldg.
Cedar St.
East Hampton 11937

Parking lot is on N. Main St. behind building
Debate among East Hampton candidates for Supervisor & Council. Two Council seats open
Thursday, October 26, 2017
7 pm
Rogers Memorial Library
Cooper Farm Rd.
Southampton NY 11968
Southampton Supervisor & Town Council Debates. All four seats are open.

100 Years and more relevant than ever


November 6, 2017...Anniversary of Women's Suffrage in NYS

November 19, 2019...Anniversary of LWV of NY State

February 14, 2020... Anniversary of National LWV

August 26, 2020...Anniversary of official certification of ratification of the 19th Amendment by US Secretary of State

Scenes from LWVH activities

l to r: J. Samuelson, C. Peacock, A. Sandford, C. Mellor, E. Gellman
Panel from Government Committee present information about Constitutional Convention

Government committee presents results of their study of Money in Politics. Consensus meeting will follow January 22 2016

Rain couldn't dampen enjoyment of Sag Harbor Tour
May 22 tour of Sag Harbor

A debate for East Hampton Council candidates

The Southampton Council candidates debate

Past Years LWVH Calendars