Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, October 5, 2017
8:15 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Tsakopoulos Library Galleria
828 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
28th Annual Envisioning California Conference Crossroads: Homelessness in California. The 28th annual Envisioning California Conference and is free to attend. This year's Envisioning California conference is devoted to exploring policy crossroads on homelessness. We hope you will join in for in-depth discussions with policy experts, local and state officials, and advocates. Register online by September 25 at Featuring Lunch Keynote Speaker Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg!
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Sacramento Native American Health Center, Inc. + 2020 J Street, Sacramento, 95814 Join LWVSC in Take Back the Night. SACRAMENTO! Join us as we take to the streets at 8 p.m. for the 38th Annual Sacramento Take Back the Night!

The 2017 Rally and March will be an evening of remembrance, celebration, and action to stand against all forms of gender-based violence.

This volunteer-led not-for-profit event will kick-off with a Resource Fair to provide information about the crucial services offered in our community. The Rally will feature live music from local artists, speakers on gender-based violence, and a survivor speak out community art project.

Come out, bring your friends and family for an incredible night of activism, energy, and commitment to end all forms of gender-based violence and oppression!

For ways to get involved, please visit or email

Friday, October 27, 2017-Sunday, October 29, 2017
9:00 a.m. Friday- Sunday 5:00 p.m.
Cobo Center
Detroit, Michigan
Women's March - the sequel. In the spirit of the first Women's March -- a follow-up Inaugural Women's Convention is planned to be held in Detroit from October 27-29, 2017. This will be a weekend of workshops, strategy sessions, inspiring forums and intersectional movement-building to continue the preparation going into the 2018 midterm elections. The guiding principle is that tapping into the power of women in leadership will be the fundamental grassroots for change. For further information please visit