Elections - Past Forums

Date & Time

Place

Description

Monday, April 25, 2011
7 pm

Onalaska Public Library

94th Assembly Forum. 2 candidates for the open 94th Assembly seat will debate. Sponsored and presented by League of Women Voters of La Crosse Area.

Holmen School Board.

School Board Meeting Room
1019 McHugh Road
Holmen, WI

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
7 pm

Thursday, March 15, 2012
7 pm

Onalaska Public Library

Onalaska Mayoral Candidates.

Saturday, March 31, 2012
9:00

Day's Inn,
101 Sky Harbour Drive

Annual LWV Legislative Breakfast.  The La Crosse area legislators at the state and national level are invited to attend the La Crosse Area Legislative Breakfast. The legislators are invited to speak of issues and events in the last legislative session and issues that remain to be resolved.

Please make reservations by contacting Jane Klekamp at jgklekamp@centurytel.net or 608-785-2211.

Wisconsin Women: Celebrating Their Contributions.  Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson and Justice Ann Walsh Bradley will present information on Wisconsin women who have been important to the history of Wisconsin. It will be followed by a question and answer period.

The program is sponsored by the La Crosse Tribune, LWV-La Crosse Area, AAUW La Crosse Branch, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and the La Crosse County Bar Association.

UW-L Centennial Hall, Room 1309

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
7:00 pm

Thursday, April 12, 2012
12:30-2:00

Radisson Hotel

Death Panels, Government Takeover of Healthcare and Grannies Pushed Over Cliffs: How the 'Talking Point' is Harming Political Discourse.  Bill Adair will speak to LWV and AAUW members at a 12:30 buffet lunch and program. Mr. Adair is Washington D.C. Bureau Chief of the Tampa Bay Times and the Editor of PolitiFact which won a Pulitizer Prize in 2009. The national fact check of the Tampa Bay Times can be found at http://www.politifact.com. The Wisconsin PolitiFact Check of the Milwaukee Journal is an affiliate of the national PolitiFact. It can be found at http://www.politifact.com/wisconsin. Reservations are necessary to attend the event. Contact Carolyn Mahlum-Jenkins at cgjenks@earthlink.net or 608-782-5727 for reservations.

Thursday, April 12, 2012
7:00 pm

UW-L Centennial Hall, Hall of Nations

The Truth-O-Meter, Half Truths & Pants on Fire: Hyperbole and Facts in American Pllitics.  Bill Adair will speak at an evening program held at UW-L. Mr. Adair is the Editor of PolitiFact and he is the Washington Bureau Chief for the Tampa Bay Times. He has worked in Washington since 1997 and has covered Congress, the White House, the Supreme Court, national politics and aviation safety. PolitiFact won a Pulitizer Prize in 2009.

The program is free and open to the public.

Who Owns the Water?  Mark Schultz will speak to the topic of "Who Owns the Water?" Mark was chosen as the Tribune Person of the Year for his involvement with the Mississippi River and many other environmental issues relating to water and land use. He was a Community Development Agent for the UW Extension Service for 22 years. He has a unique confluence of knowledge of both the natural world and the political process. He currently is a Supervisor on the Onalaska Town Board.

Radisson Hotel

Tuesday, May 8, 2012
11:30

Holmen School Board Candidate Forum.  Public will have opportunity to question school board candidates on their views.

Holmen School District
Board Room
McHugh Road
Holmen, WI 54636

Monday, February 1, 2016
7:00 pm

UWL Voter Registration.  

UW-La Crosse
Cartwright Center
La Crosse, WI 54601

Monday, February 29, 2016-Thursday, March 3, 2016
11am-1pm

Public Voter Registration.  People registering need to bring a current proof of residency.

La Crosse Public Library
500 Main Street
La Crosse, WI 54601

Saturday, March 5, 2016
2-3:30pm

West Salem School Board Candidate Forum.  Get to know and ask questions of candidates for running for 3 seats on the school board during this forum lead by LWV. Candidates invited are: Scott Scafe, Fred Perri, Tom Grosskopf, Thomas Helgeson, Melinda Kopnisky-Bloom, and Gregory Brickl.

District Office
Heider Center Meeting Room
405 E Hamlin
West Salem, WI

Monday, March 21, 2016
7-8:30pm

Onalaska School Board Candidate Forum.  

Onalaska School District Board Room
Onalaska, WI 54650

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
7:oo pm

Juneteenth Citywide Celebration.  La Crosse African American Mutual Assistance is holding a "Juneteenth Citywide Celebration." This is a day "heralded by Americans as the nation's second Independence Day where freed slaves acknowledged their freedom". The LWV La Crosse will be registering voters and providing information on Voter ID laws and elections. To volunteer contact Mary Nelson at marymen1000@gmail.com

South Side Neighborhood Center
1300 6th St S
La Crosse, WI 54601

Sunday, June 19, 2016
10am-2pm

Statewide Early Registration Day.  Municipal clerks across Wisconsin are organizing this early voter registration day. Registration will be held at the three libraries. North and South Libraries will be registering noon to 3. Main will have extended hours. To volunteer, contact Mary Nelson at marymen1000@gmail.com

Main Library
800 Main St
La Crosse, WI 54601

South Community Library
1307 16th St. S
La Crosse, WI 54601

North Community Library
1552 Kane St.
La Crosse, WI 54601

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
10 pm-7pm

Voter Registration Drive at UW-L.  Move-in week for UW-L students. Teri Lerke, City Clerk is looking for SRDs to help with voter registration.

UWL
Cartwright Port-O-Call
LaCrosse, Wi 54601

Friday, September 2, 2016-Monday, September 5, 2016
11-3 Fri/Sat 11:30-1:30 Sun/Mon

Thursday, September 15, 2016
10-2pm

Vernon County Fair
Senior Citizen's Building
Viroqua, WI

Gear up to Vote Van at Vernon County Fair.  Gear up to vote teams with the Vernon County Unit on Aging for the Super Senior Day. There will be voter registration and ID information and some freebies.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
6-6:45pm

Poge/Hamilton neighborhood Center
La Crosse, WI 54601

Voter Registration.  Ice Cream Social for neighborhood and seniors.

How To Vote.  Silana Richardson's Politics and Policy Class

Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI 54601

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:00am

Monday, September 26, 2016
6-10pm

Reinhart Center
Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI 54601

Viterbo Student Voter Registration.  

Thursday, September 29, 2016
5-7pm

Reinhart Center
Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI 54601

Viterbo Student Voter Registration.  

Gear up to Vote Van at UW-L.  Register to vote, get information on elections and voter ID, plus get some freebies!

UW-L
La Crosse, WI 54601

Monday, October 3, 2016
10-2pm

WTC Voter Registration.  Voter Information and Registration. SRDs needed.

Western Technical College
Lunda Center
7th St.
La Crosse, WI 55601

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
12:40-3:30pm

WTC Voter Registration.  Voter Information and Registration. SRDs needed.

Western Technical College
Lunda Center
7th St.
La Crosse, WI 55601

Thursday, October 6, 2016
10:00-1:00pm

WTC Wellness Fair.  Voter Information and Registration. SRDs needed.

Western Technical College
Lunda Center
7th St.
La Crosse, WI 55601

Monday, October 10, 2016
8:30-11:30am

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
11:05-1:10pm

Logan High School
La Crosse, WI 54601

Student Voter Registration.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
12:40-3:30pm

Western Technical College
Lunda Center
7th St.
La Crosse, WI 55601

WTC Voter Registration.  Voter Information and Registration. SRDs needed.

WTC Voter Registration.  Voter Information and Registration. SRDs needed.

Western Technical College
Lunda Center
7th St.
La Crosse, WI 55601

Thursday, October 13, 2016
10-1pm

Thursday, October 13, 2016
5-7

Reinhart Center
Viterbo University
La Crosse, WI 54601

Viterbo Student Voter Registration. 

Monday, October 17, 2016
1-3pm

Western Technical College
Lunda Center
7th St.
La Crosse, WI 55601

WTC Voter Registration.  Voter Information and Registration. SRDs needed.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
7-9pm

UWL
Cartwrite Student Center
La Crosse, WI 54601

State 94 and 96 Assembly Election Forum.  Moderated byJoe Heim, Professor at UWL. UWL and the League are hosting an election forum between Steven Dole (D), Julian Bradley (R), Alicia Leirberger (D), and Lee Nerison (R).

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
7-8pm

UWL
Cartwrite Student Center
La Crosse, WI 54601

State Senate Election Forum.  Joe Heim, Professor at UWL, UWL and the League are hosting an election forum between Jennifer Shilling (D), Dan Kapanke (R), and Chip DeNure (I).

League of Women Voters 

of the La Crosse Area

Address:
P.O. Box 363

La Crosse, WI

54602-0363

Email:

lwvlawi@gmail.com

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