League of Women Voters Celebrates 100th Anniversary: Celebrating the Past; Looking to the Future
In 2020, the League of Women Voters (LWV) will celebrate its 100th anniversary and the League of Women Voters of Oregon (LWVOR) joins more than 700 other local and state chapters to celebrate this historic milestone. On March 7, 2020, the LWVOR will be hosting an exciting event at the Salem Convention Center in Salem, OR. Focusing on “Women in Leadership,” the event will feature: a panel discussion by statewide elected women leaders (Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Labor Commissioner Val Hoyle and Supreme Court Chief Justice Martha Walters) and former Governor Barbara Roberts as moderator; a synopsis of our past and future: empowering voters and defending democracy; and presentf our Carrie Chapman Catt and Distinguished Service Awards. The League of Women Voters of Lincoln County has reserved a table for 10 at this event. If you want to reserve a place with us at this event, please contact Georgia Roelof. Reservations cost $50 per person and include a plated lunch. You’ll need to make your entrée choice when you make your reservation. Lunches come with a house salad, a dessert (one gluten-free and vegan option), coffee, hot herbal tea & iced tea, and artisan bread with butter. Please choose from the following lunch choices: 1) Wild Salmon--Sun-Dried Tomato Marinated Wild Salmon, castelvetrano olive & caper relish with farrow pilaf and roasted asparagus; 2) Sesame Chicken (Gluten-free)--marinated in lemongrass and ginger, served with sticky rice and seasonal vegetables; or 3) Moroccan Tagine (Gluten-free & Vegan)--olives, garbanzo beans, preserved lemon and eggplant, served over saffron basmati rice. Register soon – space is limited. The last day to pre-register is February 28. Registration at the door is $10 and does not include lunch. Doors open at 9:00 AM.