Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Local and regional meetings and events for the public and League members.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, March 8, 2018
7 pm
Patou
69 Leonard St.
Belmont
TODrinks Belmont. Meet and network with neighbors who want to make Belmont even more walkable, affordable and vibrant. RSVP at www.facebook/masmartgrowth.
Friday, March 9, 2018
12:30 - 2 pm
Belmont Public Library Brown Bag Lunch -- Marijuana in Belmont. David Alper, member of the Board of Health, and a member of the Planning Board will discuss the potential recreational marijuana health and zoning regulations. Bring your lunch, beverages and dessert will be provided. There will be time for Q&A. Sponsored by the Belmont League of Women Voters.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
 
Belmont Town Clerk's Office Last Day to Register to Vote in Town Election. In addition to going into the Town Clerk's office to register to vote, you can register online at: https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
 
VoterGuide@BelmontLWV.org Voter Guide Questionnaire Responses Due. Questionnaires were sent to all candidates (town-wide and Town Meeting) in late February. Please email your response to VoterGuide@BelmontLWV.org no later than March 14, 2018. If you are a candidate and did not receive a questionnaire, please let us know at VoterGuide@BelmontLWV.org and we will email one to you.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
7 pm
Beth El Center
2 Concord Ave., Belmont
Marijuana: The Unbiased Truth. Lecture by Dr. Kevin Hill, Director of Addiction Psychiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, on the risks and benefits of marijuana. Sponsored by the Belmont Board of Health and Belmont Health Department.
Thursday, March 15, 2018
7-9 pm
Chenery Middle School Candidates Night. Meet the candidates who are running for Town Meeting and for town-wide offices.
7:00 PM to 7:30 PM -- candidates for Town Meeting Member will meet informally with voters.
7:30 PM -- Town Meeting Member candidates will be introduced in the auditorium for the benefit of those attending and the cable audience.
7:45 PM -- Candidates for town-wide offices will speak and answer questions
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
7 am -- 8 pm
See Town Clerk's website for location of polling places. http://www.belmont-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/election-local-election-offices-candidates. Belmont Town Elections. Election of Town-wide Officials and Town Meeting Members. See the Town Clerk's website for list of candidates. http://www.belmont-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/election-local-election-offices-candidates.
Monday, April 23, 2018
7:30 pm
Beech Street Center Warrant Briefing #1. Discuss the non-financial articles on the Annual Town Meeting warrant. Elected officials and heads of town departments will be present to answer your questions. Jointly sponsored by the Belmont Warrant Committee and the Belmont League of Women Voters Education Fund.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
7 pm
Belmont High School Auditorium Belmont Town Meeting. First night of Belmont's multi-night Annual Town eeting.
Monday, May 21, 2018
7:30 pm
Beech Street Center Warrant Briefing #2. Discuss the financial articles on the Annual Town Meeting warrant. Members of the Warrant Committee, elected officials and heads of town departments will be present to answer your questions. Jointly sponsored by the Belmont Warrant Committee and the Belmont League of Women Voters Education Fund.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
7 am -- 8 pm
See Town Clerk's website for location of polling places: http://www.belmont-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/election-local-election-offices-candidates. State Primary Election. This date is subject to change.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
7 am -- 8 pm
See Town Clerk's website for location of polling places: http://www.belmont-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/election-local-election-offices-candidates. State Elections.