Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Summer Book Club Aug. 21.

How to Run for Public Office Workshop November 17.

Fall Lunch Forums- dates and topics.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
10:30AM
Public Library for Union County
225 Reitz Blvd.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Summer Book Club. Join Us! Members and non-members welcome!

The book- Republican Like Me: How I Left the Liberal Bubble and Learned to Love the Right by Ken Stern.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
11:30am- 1:00 pm
La Primavera
2593 Old Turnpike Rd.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Lunch Forum. Dr. Elizabeth Durden, Asst. Professor of Sociology at Bucknell University, will provide a primer of US immigration law and policy to provide context for understanding current US Immigration policies and actions.
Monday, September 24, 2018
5:00-7:00 pm
  Membership Social. This social is for members and prospective members. Nancy Neuman will be the featured speaker. For additional information about this event please call 570-524-4439.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
11:30 am- 1:00 pm
La Primavera
2593 Old Turnpike Rd.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Lunch Forum. Brenda Benner, SEDA-COG President and Chair of the Perry County Board of Commissioners, will discuss the unique public leadership opportunities inherent in being a local elected official.
Saturday, November 17, 2018
 
Union County Government Center
155 N. 15th Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837
How to Run for Public Office Workshop.

A daylong event that will include a session about making a decision to run for public office: Why me? Why This? Why now? Speakers will present information on legal procedures, preliminary steps, best practices, and coalition building to run a campaign. Additional details to follow soon.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018
11:30am- 1:00 pm
La Primavera
2593 Old Turnpike Rd.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Lunch Forum. Dr. Chris Magee, Asst. Professor of Economics at Bucknell University, will describe economic implications of current US international trade policies relative to historic trade policy intent and out comes.