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Fall Update

The board met in early September to make plans for the Fall. We will have a Forum on the Ballot Questions on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 7:00 pm at the Shrewsbury Public Library. We will have Speakers for and against

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June Update

Annual meeting for our new combined league of Grafton and Shrewsbury went very well. We had a good mix of Grafton and Shrewsbury members. We decided to follow the lead of LWVUS and LWVMA and not charge dues to Student

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May Update

Town elections take place next week, Tuesday, May 15.  If you need more information about the Candidates, please visit the website http://www.graftontv.org.  Use their On Demand feature to watch the LWV Candidates’ Night held on April 29, 2018. We are

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April Update

We will be holding a Candidates’ Night in Grafton on Sunday, April 29 at 7:00 pm at the Grafton Municipal Center. We have two contested races: Board of Selectmen and Planning Board. Lee Bona, from Worcester will be our Moderator.

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March 2018

Our Annual March pot-luck is coming up on March 11 at 6 pm, with Martha Gach, Conservation Coordinator, Massachusetts Audubon, Broad Meadow Brook., as our guest speaker. Her topic will be Climate Change and actions we can take.   Our location

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January 2018

A workshop on Running for Office will be held on February 8 at the Grafton Municipal Center. Anyone interested in learning more about the requirements for becoming a candidate for a local office is welcome. We will have information regarding

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Fall 2017 – Upcoming Events

The board met in September to begin the process of merging with the LWV of Shrewsbury and to plan two events for the fall. The first event will take place on Friday, October 20 at the Broken Creek Winery in

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Summer Update

Annual Meeting was well attended in June. During the first six months of 2017 we gained five new members and two members who re-joined. Members discussed several issues the Grafton league could work on during 2017-18. One of the issues

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April Update

Our League members have been busy the past several months working on a Warrant Article to Ban Single-use Plastic Bags. We were invited to discuss the article with the Board of Selectmen in March and had good feedback from them.

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Update February 2017

Our Annual March Pot-luck will be held on Sunday, March 12. Our speaker will be Carol Strauss Sotiropoulos. Carol has been working with the local group that has been taking action to keep us all informed about the proposed gas

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Gazebo on Grafton Common
Upcoming Events

Oct. 15, 2018,  7:00 pm, Grafton Town Meeting, Grafton High School

Oct. 17, 2018, 7:00 pm, Forum Ballot Questions, Shrewsbury Public Library

Oct. 17, 2018, Last day to Register to Vote for November election

Oct. 22, 2018, Shrewsbury Town Meeting

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