Making Democracy Work

Calendar of League Events Throughout Rhode Island

The LWVRI and our local Leagues sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members. Please join us.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, February 21, 2018-Monday, April 30, 2018
LWVRI Website Applications Available for Susan B. Wilson Civic Education Merit Awards.
Monday, April 16, 2018
6 - 7 PM
Community College of RI (CCRI) Newport Campus, One John H. Chafee Blvd., Newport Defining our Community: A Forum on Immigration and The US Census. Sanctuary cities, DACA, the Driver's License regulations - All relate to the Census, which in turn determines the distribution of federal assistance funds.

Panelists: John Marion, Executive Director, Common Cause RI; Steven Brown, Executive Director, American Civil Liberties Union of RI; and Susan Taylor, Immigration Lawyer

Monday, April 30, 2018
LWVRI Website Last Day to Apply for Susan B. Wilson Civic Education Merit Awards.
Thursday, June 7, 2018
4:30 PM
Governor's Reception Room, RI State House, Smith Street, Providence Susan B. Wilson Civic Education Merit Awards Presentation. Presentation of awards to the winners of the Susan B. Wilson Civic Education Merit Awards.
Thursday, June 28, 2018-Sunday, July 1, 2018
All Day
Chicago Hilton, Chicago, Illinois LWV Convention 2018. The LWVUS bi-annual convention. More information available at the LWVUS website.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
  2018 Primary Deadline to Register. Last day to register to vote for the 2018 Primary Election. In Rhode Island, you can register online.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
  Mail-in Ballot Deadline. Last day to apply for a Mail-in ballot for the Priary election.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
  Primary Election Day. For primary election many polling places are different than those for general election. Check the Secretary of State's website for your polling place.
Sunday, October 7, 2018
  Election 2018 Registration Deadline. To vote in the General Election on November 6, 2018, you must be registered to vote. You can register online, but you must register before October 7.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
  Mail-in Ballot Application Deadline. October 16 is the last day to register for a mail-in ballot.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
  2018 ELECTION DAY. Visit the Secretary of State's website for all the information you need to find your polling place.