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2017 Speakers Bureau

Need a speaker for your next meeting, workshop or event? The League of Women Voters of Johnson County (LWV JoCo) offers interesting and nonpartisan presentations to community groups and gatherings on a wide range of timely topics. The League serves as a preeminent resource for community residents to become informed and engaged in government and community issues.

We can adapt our presentations to meet your group’s needs, from a short 20-minute overview to a longer presentation and discussion. No fees are required for our knowledgeable volunteer speakers.

We offer the following presentations:

Making democracy work
Citizen’s rights & responsibilities

  • Be an informed voter
  • Who gets to vote: Preserving voting rights in Kansas
  • Make your voice heard: 5 ways to advocate for an issue

Taking a closer look at today’s hot topics
Local policy issues

  • 2017 elections: What will be on your next ballot?
  • LWV JoCo: What we stand for and issues we champion
  • The ABCs of protecting education

Keeping Johnson County healthy
Environmental issues

  • Stormwater management: How you can reduce flooding
  • Is fracking a risk to Johnson County?

To learn more about these presentations and to schedule one for your organization, please contact Marcia Manter, chair, LWVJoCo Speakers Bureau: contactus@lwvjoco.org