League of Women Voters of Adams County, Colorado is a unique national network--nonpartisan, grassroots, multi-issue---that is a recognized force in the shaping of public policy. The League promotes political responsibility through informed and active participation of citizens in local, state and national government.
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May 13th @ 6:30 pm This meeting will feature Kristen Harness, C.E.O. from Extended Hands of Hope, a group which is battling the human trafficing scene, based in Broomfield. She will have a PowerPoint presentation and will entertain discussion.
TUESDAY, May 28th @ 6:30 pm Shannon Bird, our member and the State Representative from District 35 in Adams County, will lead the meeting with several other State Legislators from Adams County. It has been a jam-packed legislative session. These legislators will summarize what happened under the golden dome since January and then take questions from the audience. It should be a very interesting meeting!
ANNUAL WINE TASTING/BUFFET FUND RAISER SATURDAY, June 15, 2019, 6:30 p.m. AT SPERO WINERY 3316 W. 64th Ave, Denver Located 3 blocks west of Federal Blvd. on 64th Ave. Join us to sample muscat, chardonnay, zinfandel, merlots, cabernet sauvignons, cabernet franc, and syrah wines made at this local winery by vintner Clyde Spero from grapes grown in the only urban vineyard in Colorado.
To accompany the wine, June Spero will prepare a fabulous buffet with multiple antipastos including roasted peppers, stuffed mushrooms, Kalamata olive tapenade, pimento olive/ripe olive tapenade, tomato oregano salad with garlic crostini, celery salad, marinated artichoke hearts, copanata (eggplant), and marinated fresh mozzarella. The main course includes a tray of various salamis and cheese, meatballs and sauce and sausages with peppers and onions.
A cheese table with various Italian cheeses, soft cheeses with wine jelly and grapes and a dessert table with homemade Italian cookies and fresh strawberries with chocolate and ambrosia dips will further entice you.
Contact Shirley Mrochek, Treasurer, League of Women Voters of Adams County or email at email@example.com (by June 8th) for reservations. Cost is $40.00 ($10.00 goes for local educational activities of the league in Adams County). Space is limited. If you are unable to attend and wish to make a donation, please contact Shirley.
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The League of Women Voters was founded in 1920 to promote political responsibility through informed and active citizen participation in government. The League of Women Voters does not support nor oppose political parties or candidates.
Marge Innes – 1st Vice President Acting Secretary/Voter Service Telephone Contact 303-427-3235 firstname.lastname@example.org
Pat Lewis – 2nd Vice President Membership 303-452-3030 email@example.com
Shirley Mrochek – Treasurer 303-452-0598 firstname.lastname@example.org
Cathy O’Grady-Melvin Public Relations and Health Care Issues 303-451-0375 email@example.com
Lisa Forbes Director at Large and Voter Editor