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We are the League of Women Voters of Johnson County, Kansas (located in the Greater Kansas City metro area).  Monthly meetings are held on most first Saturdays at 9 a.m.  at Atonement Lutheran Church (lower level Charter Hall), 9948 Metcalf, Overland Park, KS.  Social time begins at 8:30 a.m. The public is welcome.

Sunshine Week March 15-21 

Open Government   

“Sunshine Week, March 15–21, marks an annual nationwide discussion about access to government information and the important role that the public has in keeping communities healthy, vibrant and strong,” said Dolores Furtado, president of League of Women Voters Kansas.

 

Visit a local government or school board meeting this month.

Candidate forum JCCC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School Funding Facts of Life         

Moderator: Cindy Neighbor

Panelists:

  • Marlin Berry, Olathe School Superintendent
  • Jim Hinson, Shawnee Mission School Superintendent
  • Melissa Rooker, Kansas state Rep.

 

 

JoCo in the Know Forum            March 18 at 7 p.m.

“The Status of Mental Health Services in Johnson County”   

View on YouTube:   https://youtu.be/jcwu5pGb2cE

Moderator: Jill Quigley, League member and former KS state representative

  • Tim DeWeese, Executive Director, Johnson County Health Department
  • Kyle Kessler, Executive Director, Association of Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas
  • Jason Hess, Executive Director, Heartland Regional Alcohol & Drug Assessment Center (RADAC)
  • Sharon Manson, Member of The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Johnson County

At Asbury United Methodist Church, 5400 W. 75th street, Prairie Village

 

We look forward to seeing you!

 

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ContactUs@LWVJoCo.org 

 

What does the League do?

  •    We educate citizens about issues, legislation and candidates.
  •    We encourage individual participation in the political process.
  •    We inform through in-depth, objective study.
  •    We monitor local, state and national government bodies and activities.
  •    We register voters.
  •    We sponsor candidate debates and public issue forums.

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