Democracy Is Not A Spectator Sport
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization
encouraging informed and active participation in government.
It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Please come to the Women's History Month & International Women's Day Luncheon and Celebration on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11:30am at the Wilmette Golf Club.
This year's topic is Voting Rights Today: What Has Changed and Why We Should Care.
Click here to see the flyer for complete information and RSVP form. Guests are welcome and encouraged!
League of Women Voters - US Statement on Voter Fraud Learn More
- League of Women Voters - US Statement on Voter Fraud
Calendar of Events Learn More
- Important Upcoming Events:
LWV-IL Issues Briefing:Making Democracy Work for Justice. Saturday, March 4, 2017, All Day in downtown Chicago
Candidate Forums for Local Elections Saturday, March 18th, 9:00am-2:00pm at the Wilmette Village Hall
Know Our Constitution:Executive Branch Powers and Constitutional Limits Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 7:00-8:30pm at Wilmette Community Recreation Center
Coal Tar Pavement Sealant Advocacy Learn More
- The League of Women Voters of Wilmette has been conducting an advocacy project to ask the Village of Wilmette to ban the use of coal tar based pavement sealers.
LWV Position on the Popular Vote for President Learn More
- The League supports the direct election of the President of the United States by popular vote. Read here about the National Popular Vote Compact.
Wilmette Capital Improvement Planning Learn More
- Update on $77 Million Stormwater Project
Planned Unit Development in the Village of Wilmette Learn More
- Developer HODC met with the community on Sept. 7, 2016. Click here to read an article from the Wilmette Life about it.
Getting and Staying on the Ballot Presentation Learn More
- Did you miss the "Getting and Staying on the Ballot presentation? Click here to see the slides from the presentation and the complete manual for prospective candidates.
"THE VOTER" Learn More
- Click here for January, 2017 newsletter
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About the League Learn More
- As a nonpartisan political organization, we encourage individuals to
play an informed and active role in government. Working at local, state,
and national levels, we welcome men and women to join us as we work
together to influence public policy through education and advocacy.
Join the League Learn More
- Join the League or Renew Your Membership!
LWV Wilmette Member Book Learn More
- POLICIES, POSITIONS AND PROCEDURES 2016-2017
Updated November, 2016
Wilmette Village Meetings on Video Learn More
- Now including videos of our 2016 League of Student and Governments Leaders mock board meetings.