Category Archives: Announcements

Jackson County Oregon Vote by Mail

On September 17 2020 the LWV Rogue Valley sponsored a Zoom call with the Jackson County Oregon County Clerk, Chris Walker, click here for the video in charge of elections.  She answered question and explained details of the Vote-by Mail … Continue reading

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Consensus – for Cybersecurity & Privacy Today- Study LWVOR

August 12 2020  Cybersecurity Study Consensus Meetings using zoom August 17 Monday at 4pm August 18 Tuesday at 10am All LWVRV members will be invited via Zoom to share in these consensus meetings. Thanks to Sheila McGinnis and Mary Sinclair … Continue reading

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Extension of Petion Gathering for IP 57!

Read an Update on this project at the Washington Post. Supreme Court put a hold on a  judge’s order that relaxed election procedures because of the coronavirus pandemic. The result will keep a referendum on partisan gerrymandering off the November … Continue reading

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LWVOR Statement on Portland Protests

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         7/27/2020 CONTACT Rebecca Gladstone, President                                                         503.581.5722 www.lwvor.org                                                     lwvor@lwvor.org [Salem, Oregon] – The League of Women Voters of Oregon (LWVOR) calls for civil discourse amid Portland’s ongoing protests. We reaffirm Americans’ First Amendment right to peaceful protest. Our 100 year-old League … Continue reading

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LWVRV Speaks Out Against Racism

Rogue Valley League of Women Voters Speaks Out Against Racism “The League of Women Voters grieves the murders of George Floyd and the countless other Black lives that have been tragically taken at the hands of rogue law enforcement officers … Continue reading

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Census 2020

Do your part and be sure to fill out the census either on line and/or help someone to make sure they have turned it in The LWV Oregon is taking on Redistricting this year, and for starters we need a … Continue reading

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Centennial Luncheon Postponed; March 20 cancelled

Hi Folks, The members of the LWVRV Board met today to discuss the ongoing concern facing us all, the coronavirus Over the past couple of weeks, we have been seeking guidance from different Oregon disease control centers and reviewing the … Continue reading

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4th Annual Women’s March

October 2020 Women’s March of Southern Oregon will be held this year in October. To get specific information facebook/WomensMarchSouthernOregon.

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LWV Rogue Valley 2020 CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION – postponed

This Event Is Postponed Event will be rescheduled for the Fall of 2020.

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2020 Proclamation by Jackson County

League of Women Voters of the Rogue Valley Day. February 14, 2020 That the League of Women Voters, on its 100th Anniversary, should be commended for its significant contributions to empowering voters and making democracy work. Remember that contributions to … Continue reading

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Saturday February 15, 2020 Immigration Presentation Medford Branch Jackson County Library

Panelist will discuss Immigration at 2pm. The panel will explore issues facing our immigrant community and consist of representatives from Unite Oregon, Unete: Center for Farm Worker Advocacy, the Center for Non-Profit Legal Aid Services, and the Southern Oregon Education … Continue reading

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General Meeting: Harvard Study Method, Nov. 9, 2019 Sat

175 Agness Avenue 10:30 am, Elmer’s Restaurant Grants Pass Our November general meeting should be a unique experience for our membership  —  we have the opportunity to hear from one of Oregon’s Harvard Study Method teachers. This past August, 13 … Continue reading

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General Meeting – Oct 10 2019 Judge Lorenzo Mejia

The League of Women Voters of Rogue Valley (LWVRV) will host Circuit Court Judge Lorenzo Mejia at their October 10 2019 meeting and invites the public to attend. LWVRV is a local, non-profit, non-partisan organization that engages, among other activities, … Continue reading

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Campaign Finance Reform Roadshow:

Our first stop on our campaign finance reform roadshow: We’ll be joined by election policy experts who will kick-off the forum with a 20-minute presentation on the history and political dynamics of campaign finance reform in Oregon. The presentation will … Continue reading

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Save The Date

March 7 2020 Salem Convention Center, 10 Am to 2pm

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Ranked Choice Voting

Saturday June 29, 2019 at the Ashland Library Gresham Room noon to 1:30 pm. https://actionnetwork.org/events/lwv-rogue-valley-celebrates-national-week-of-action-for-ranked-choice-votingPlease use the above link to find information about the event.

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Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting will be held at the OEA Building this year rather than at a local restaurant, which has been our tradition. This is in order to simplify our activities in preparation for the State Convention to be held … Continue reading

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General Meeting-Field Trip Tiny Houses

We will investigate another aspect of Housing Issues: the concept, philosophy and concrete issues of Tiny Houses and their role as we strive for sustainability and reduced homelessness. Time: We hope the time will be the same – 11:30, but … Continue reading

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General Meeting-Hard Rock Mining in Oregon

Members should have received their state study report on hard rock mining by now. Our general meeting will give a brief introduction to the subject and executive summary, then address the five con- sensus questions. Read the study and discover … Continue reading

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April 12, 2018 Candidate Forum for District 6 House of Representatives Oregon

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Oregon State Rep. District 6 Candidate Forum April 12, 2018 Medford City Hall

Former Representative Sal Esquival has retired, and District 6 has three candidates filing for this Oregon State House of Representatives representing Medford in the primary May 15, 2018.  The League is hosting a candidate forum April 12 in the Medford … Continue reading

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2018 March 8, Climate and Pipeline – General Meeting

Thursday, March 8, 2017 The Pacific Connector Pipeline Round 3 and Other Causes for Climate Change Action 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. OEA Building 2495 S Pacific Hwy In order to cover everything and give time for Q and A, … Continue reading

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Public Trust Doctrine, Our Children’s Trust: 2017 04 13 General

Nature’s Trust, Our Children’s Trust: A Climate Forum on Litigation to Save the Future Thursday, April 13, 2017, 6-8 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. Thank you Sponsors, Thank You Rogue River Room in Stevenson Union,  SOU ECOS (The Ecology … Continue reading

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Nov 10 2016 – Election Methods

November General Meeting Thursday November 10, 11:30am OEA Bldg.,  2495 S. Pacific Hwy Dr. Barbara Klein presenting “Election Methods Study” paged click here

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Apr 14 2016 – Candidate Forum

JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONER CANDIDATES FORUM was on APRIL  14, 2016    Noon Medford  City Hall,   411 W.  8th  St.  Medford 3rd Floor,    The Medford City Council  Chambers Click here for the video of the full one hour Candidate Forum … Continue reading

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Fund Raising Bulbs Spring 2016

Have you eaten too much over the holidays??. Perhaps too much chocolate?? Never fear the Rogue Valley League of Women Voters has a solution!! What is best for burning Calories!  Working in a garden of course! Enter     www.flowerpowerfundraising.com  … Continue reading

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Feb 11 2016- Josephine and Jackson Sheriffs – General Meeting

Josephine and Jackson County Sheriffs, Dave Daniel, and Corey Falls will be our guest speakers for the February 11, 2015 General Meeting of the League of Women Voters of Rogue Valley. The League of Women Voters has a mission of educating … Continue reading

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May 12 2016 – Annual Meeting

Make your reservation now! 1-541-981-4554 (Joan Rogers ) LWVRV-Rogue Disposal-Speakers May 2016 ′‘Recycling-Roots to Reality: Where recycling headed in the Rogue Valley’’ Speakers Denise Barnes and Laura Leebrick The Annual meeting packets have been mailed, please check your packet for … Continue reading

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Mar 10 2016 – Climate Change

Hannah Sohl, Director of Rogue Climate Ms. Sohl will discuss working with specific communities, businesses, and public agencies to transition to other clean energy efficiency;  and the campaign to stop the LNG export terminal and pipeline. Hannah will share the … Continue reading

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Jan 14 2016 – General Meeting – Program Planning

League Of Women Voters of the Rogue Valley (LWVRV) program planning meeting will begin at noon on January 14, 2016. Brown Bag lunch at 11:30 The purpose of this exercise is to set our education and advocacy priorities for the  year … Continue reading

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