Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

LWV Placer County sponsored events...

Lynne Roberts, Diana Madoshi, Kelly Reynolds, Sheila Reynolds, Pat Burke at Prop 218 presentation.



To see summaries of our previous meetings, visit our Local Policy Editorials page.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, January 5, 2017
11:30 - 1pm
Round Table Pizza
6111 Horseshoe Bar Rd
Loomis, CA 95650
Homeless Shelter Speaker. Jason Smith from Right Hand Auburn will explain his homeless shelter and the challenges of running that shelter in this county. For more information, email Beth Gonzales at bethpact@gmail.com. This event is open to members of the public free of charge.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
11:30am - 1pm
Round Table Pizza
6111 Horseshoe Bar Rd
Loomis, Ca 95650
Placer Land Trust. An expert from Placer Land Trust will speak about their organization. You can get more details from Norma Sexton at normas8794@aol.com.
Thursday, February 16, 2017
11:30am - 1pm
Round Table Pizza
2319 Sunset Blvd
Rocklin, Ca 95765
Program Planning. Angela Torrens will lead members in a brainstorm of ideas for next year's speakers. She will also gather feedback for LWV-California that will be used as the state program is developed at the convention in Sacramento in June.
Thursday, March 2, 2017
11:30am - 1pm
Round Table Pizza
6111 Horseshoe Bar Rd
Loomis, CA 95650
Prescription Drug Addiction. An expert will speak to heroin and prescription drug addiction in Placer County. For more information, email Bonnie London at bonbonlon@hotmail.com. This event is open to members of the public free of charge.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
11:30am - 1pm
Round Table Pizza
6111 Horseshoe Bar Rd
Loomis, Ca 95650
Risks of Arrest for Black Citizens. Roseville Police Chief Hann will speak regarding racial inequality including racial issues he's seen in county, where biggest issues are, how a person should react when they're stopped by law enforcement to ensure they comply with the law. For more information, email Sheila Reynolds at ksreynolds9@att.net.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
11:30am - 1pm
Round Table Pizza
6111 Horseshoe Bar Rd
Loomis, Ca 95650
Placer County Conservation Plan. Loren Clark will provide an update on the Placer County Conservation Plan. More details TBD.
Thursday, June 1, 2017-Sunday, June 4, 2017
 
Sheraton Grand
1230 J Street
Sacramento, Ca 95814
LWV California Convention. LWVPC assists LWV Sacramento in hosting the state convention.
Interested in hearing about a public policy topic? Know a speaker that the voting public would benefit from hearing? Let us know; email president@lwvplacercounty.org or call 530-888-7161.

Speakers

Ron Stork, Friends of River at Water Forum
Dr. Solis, UC Davis at Water Forum
Paul Hellicker, Dept of Water Resources, Andy Fecko, PCWA at Water Forum.
Kris Berry, Placer County LAFCO Exec Officer
Mental Health Panel Maureen Bauman, PC HHS; Amy Daniels, National Alliance on Mentally Ill; Katrina Copple, Family and Friends Coordinator; Linda Franklin, Licensed Clinical Social Worker