Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL) encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Membership in the League is open to women and men of all ages. For more information, email us at or phone us at 502-895-5218.



May 25, Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Lang House, 115 South Ewing Avenue, 40206. BOOK: Pig Tales by Barry Estrabrook. Discussion Leader: Ron Schneider. ~ Public Invited ~ Is there a book you've read and want to discuss? Send us an email at with your suggestion. Must be non-fiction. Come join us!


Monday, June 6, at the Regional Council of Carpenters #75 located at 1245 Durrett Lane / Louisville, KY 40213.

Guest Speaker:
Dr. Karen Cotton McDaniel, co-author of Kentucky African American Encyclopedia
(Thomas D. Clark Medallion Book) July 20, 2015.

Business Meeting @5:15 p.m. Dinner @6:30 p.m. with Program @7:00 p.m. (Author available for book signing after the meeting.) Dinner $45. RSVP required no later than May 20.
Email us at with your RSVP to reserve a seat. Invite a friend! Please send check to LWV Louisville, 115 South Ewing Avenue. 40206. You may also call us at 502-895-5218.

ANNOUNCING: The LWV Citizen Award

Going to SUZANNE (SUZY) POST at out Annual Meeting on June 6, 2016. Suzy has been a passionate fighter for civil rights since the '50s. She has been active through the Kentucky Civil Liberties Union, the American Civil Liberties Union, and the Metropolitan Housing Coalition. She has been a member of LWV for at least 40 years and served on the board of Louisville Central Community Centers over the last 30 years. Learn more about Suzy on June 6.

PLEASE GET YOUR RESERVATIONS IN NOW! Put together a table including old, new, and prospective members!

League of Women Voters of Louisville Positions

League's position on Education, Local Housing and more: League Positions

Election Information You Need!

Build your ballot with our online voters' guide! Type in your address to see the races on your ballot. Candidates' positions can be compared side-by-side, and you may print out a "ballot" indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day. Check out our resources for military and overseas voters!

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