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Update November 2016

This Election year was quite an amazing one that I think we will remember for quite awhile. For the LWV it has been a good year to show our strengths and leadership. In the next few months we will be

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Update Fall 2016: Ballot Questions and Early Voting

Residents of Massachusetts should receive a mailing from the Secretary of State’s Office with information about the Ballot Questions – The Red Book.  However, in the past every resident does not seem to receive it.  Below is information from the

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Summer Update 2016

Annual Meeting was a success with a good turnout of members and old friends. Rachel Blum, a Registered Dietician, was our speaker and we all learned more about the new guidelines for Food Labeling and foods that make a healthy

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Annual Meeting June 15, 2016

The LWV of Grafton will hold its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the home of Shirley and Peter Williams. Please come early to view the gardens. After the meeting we will have dinner catered

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Candidates’ Night – April 24, 2016

The League of Women Voters of Grafton is hosting a Candidates’ Night on Sunday, April 24 at 7:00 p.m. at the Grafton Municipal Center, Conference Room F, 2nd floor. All the candidates have been invited and the candidates for Board

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Update Spring 2016

Our March Pot-luck program on Water in Grafton will have two speakers: Donna Williams, LWV member and Audubon member, will do a presentation on “Protecting Grafton’s Waterways by Reducing Stormwater Impacts,” and Ken Grew, Commissioner Grafton Water Department, will talk

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Update February and March 2016

The next few months will be busy ones for the league with several elections taking place as well as two Town Meetings. Registering citizens to vote has been one of the league’s main purposes and Marsha Platt organized Voter registration

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Money in Politics: National League Study

The LWV of Grafton will participate in LWVUS study about Campaign Finance Reform.  Since the decision of the Supreme Court allowing corporations to be allowed the same rights as persons under the constitution’s First Amendment, we have seen the amount

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Update August 2015

Our Annual Meeting in June was a productive meeting with the adoption of budget, adoption of local programs and election of officers. After dinner, we enjoyed a presentation on Climate Change by Cathy Buckley from the Massachusetts Sierra Club. She

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Annual Meeting, LWV of Grafton, June 10, 2015

Our Annual Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 10 at 6:30 pm.  We will meeting at the home of Shirley and Peter Williams. A buffet dinner follows the meeting and our Guest Speaker is Cathy Buckley from the Sierra Club

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Upcoming Events

Oct. 22 – Nov. 2, Early Voting available at Grafton Municipal Center  and Shrewsbury Municipal Center

Nov. 6, 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Election Day

 

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