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Poet Laureate of Aurora

Poet Laureate of Aurora.

League members celebrate with LWVAA own Karen Fullett-Christensen at her Installation Ceremony as she is named the first Poet Laureate of Aurora, IL.  

Poet Laureate of Aurora

Poet Laureate of Aurora.

Congratulations to LWVAA’s own Karen Fullett-Christiansen.  Karen was named the first Poet Laureate of Aurora, IL.  

Voter Registration WAHS

Voter Registration

Registering new student voters.

Aurora Area

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. Our area in Illinois includes Aurora, Montgomery, North Aurora, Oswego, Sugar Grove, and surrounding communities. 

Candidate Forums are planned for the March primary elections. Get informed by attending these events sponsored by the LWV Aurora Area and other Leagues.

Event Date: 
Jan 22 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Oswego Fire Prevention District Station 1

Kendall County candidate forums for Board District 2 at 6:30. Immediately following, the Candidate Forum for circuit clerk will begin at 8:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Jan 22 2020 - 8:00pm
Event location: 

Oswego Fire Prevention District Station 1

Candidate Forum for the candidates for Kendall County Circuit Clerk. At 6:30 p.m., the Candidate Forum for Kendall County District 2 will be held in the same location. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters Aurora Area.

Event Date: 
Jan 30 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Batavia City Hall

Candidates for US Congressional District IL-14 will speak and take questions at the Batavia City Hall. This LWV Central Kane County event is co-sponsored by the Batavia Chamber of Commerce, and local Leagues of Women Voters: LWV Aurora Area and LW

Event Date: 
Feb 3 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

North Aurora Village Hall

The Village of North Aurora will recognize the League of Woman Voters for their 100th anniversary. 

Event Date: 
Feb 4 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Sugar Grove Village Hall

The Village of Sugar Grove will recognize the League of Woman Voters for their 100th anniversary
Event Date: 
Feb 4 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Oswego Village Hall

The Village of Oswego will present a Proclamation to the League to proclaim February 14, 2020 as a date to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of League of Women Voters and its vision of a democracy where every person has the desire, the right, the kn

Event Date: 
Feb 6 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Batavia City Hall

Candidates for Kane County Board Districts 10 and 14, Kane County Board Chairs, and State's Attorney will speak and answer questions at Batavia City Hall. The forums will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Feb 8 2020 - 11:00am
Event location: 

Aurora Public Library - Santori Library

11:00 a.m. Program presented in English   1:00 p.m. Program presented in Spanish

Event Date: 
Feb 10 2020 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Montgomery Village Hall

The village of Montgomery will recognize the League of Woman Voters for their 100th anniversary

Event Date: 
Feb 11 2020 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Aurora City Hall

The city of Aurora will recognize the League of Woman Voters for their 100th anniversary. 

Event Date: 
Feb 12 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Aurora Police Department

Candidates for State House 83 will speak and answer questions at the Aurora Police Department.

Event Date: 
Feb 17 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Naperville City Hall

Democratic candidates for US Congressional District IL-11 will speak and take questions at the Naperville City Hall. The Candidate Forum for the IL-11Republican candidates will be held immediately following at 8:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Feb 17 2020 - 8:00pm
Event location: 

Naperville City Hall

Republican candidates for US Congressional District IL-11 will speak and take questions at Naperville City Hall. The Candidate Forum for the IL-11Democratic candidates will be held immediately before at 6:30 p.m.

Event Date: 
Feb 24 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Aurora Police Department

Candidates for Kane County Districts 2, 4, and 6 will speak and take questions at the Aurora Police Department.  

Event Date: 
Feb 25 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Santori Library

Our new book The Woman’s Hour - The Great Fight To Win The Vote by Elaine Weiss promises to be a good read. The discussion takes place on Tuesday, February 25th at the Santori Library in Aurora.  All are welcome to join.

Event Date: 
Mar 1 2020 (All day)
Event location: 

Santori Library

"The Right to Vote: Rightfully Hers" sponsored by LWVAA will be featured during the month of March in the Santori Library lobby.  This interactive display celebrates the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment and the League of Women Voters.

Event Date: 
Jun 25 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Gallery 1904 (Old Aurora Public Library)

"The Unnamed Heroes of Women's Rights: Celebrating the Struggle"
Speaker: Dr. Joan M Johnson, Northwestern University