Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

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

Date & Time        Place        Description
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.
Note that the Primary is being held earlier than usual. This is the day after Labor Day.
Thursday, September 20, 2018
7 - 9 pm
Chenery Middle School, Community Room (near the parking lot entrance) Marijuana Info Session.
Learn about the Special Election ballot questions on the number of marijuana establishments to be permitted in Belmont
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
7 am - 8 pm
See Town Clerk website for locations of polling places. https://www.belmont-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/election-local-election-marijuana Marijuana Special Election.
Vote whether or not to limit the number of marijuana establishments in Belmont. For more info, see the Town Clerk webpage on the Special Election
or our page: Marijuana
Monday, October 1, 2018-Monday, November 5, 2018
8 am - 7 pm
Belmont Town Hall
455 Concord Avenue
Ground Floor
Belmont, MA 02478
In-Office Absentee Voting.
In-office Absentee Voting has started in Belmont! If you have a reason to vote absentee, you can vote NOW! Hours vary:
Mon. - 8am to 7pm
Tues. to Thurs. - 8am to 4pm
Fri. - 8am to Noon
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
6:30 pm
Wakelin Room, Wellesley Free Library
520 Washington Street
Wellesley Massachusetts 02482
Election Security: Threats and Solutions.
LWV of Wellesley Presents Election Security: Threats and Solutions

Speaker:  Barbara Simons, Cyber Security Expert and member of the LWV of San Francisco, CA

6:30 p.m. Refreshments, 7:00 p.m. Talk

https://my.lwv.org/massachusetts/wellesley/event/lwv-wellesley-opening-meeting-0

Monday, October 22, 2018-Friday, November 2, 2018
8 am - 8 pm
Belmont Town Hall
455 Concord Avenue
Ground Floor
Belmont, MA 02478
Early Voting.
Early Voting in Belmont! Every town has its own hours. If you want to vote early, you can vote NOW! Hours vary:

https://www.belmont-ma.gov/town-clerk/pages/early-voting-dates-and-times

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 Election.
Sample Ballot: https://www.belmont-ma.gov/sites/belmontma/files/uploads/2018-11-06_state_general.pdf

LWV MA Voters Guide: https://InformedVoterMA.org. (will be available 10/10/18)

LWV MA position on Ballot Questions: https://lwvma.org/lwvma-stands-on-ballot-questions/

Local Ballot Question: https://www.belmont-ma.gov/sites/belmontma/files/uploads/2018-11-06_state_election_question_4_local_ballot_question_language.pdf