CrossCurrents is excited to announce an upcoming program on high-speed internet! Join the discussion of options available to Fort Collins and Loveland as our cities investigate high-speed internet possibilities. April 27 at 7 p.m. in the Fort Collins City Hall and broadcast on Fort Collins TV. Contact Merete Cunningham (email@example.com) with questions. You can view … More CrossCurrents Explores Broadband Options
We are THRILLED with the outpouring of enthusiasm we’re seeing in the last few months. The membership committee will be hosting a welcome and orientation for new (and prospective) members. Come learn about the League’s history, mission, program priorities and how to become involved. Thursday, April 27 4:00-6:00 PM The Clubhouse of the Hamlet 5151 … More New Member Orientation!
The Informed Citizen Book Club announces our May book choice of Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer. The publisher asks: Why is America living in an age of profound economic inequality? Why, despite the desperate need to address climate change, have even modest … More Book Club Reads Dark Matter in May
LWVUS Joins People’s Climate March on April 29 League of Women Voters of the United States voted to officially participate in the People’s Climate March in Washington DC on April 29. March organizers invite all Americans to come together to show the world and our political leaders our commitment to protecting our fellow global citizens … More Are Your Boots Made for Marching?
Join us on Monday, April 10, 7-9 p.m. at the Harmony Library (4616 S. Shields St., Fort Collins) for a panel discussion of this topic for a panel discussion. … More Panel Discussion: Youth- The Hidden Homeless
We have all seen films that entertain. Occasionally, we find a film that touches our hearts. Even more rarely, we see a film that calls us to action. These rare works bring stories into our lives in a way that transforms our understanding of the human experience and compels our involvement. It is just these … More When is a Film Festival MORE Than a Film Festival?
Although municipal elections like these don’t get broad media attention like those for state and federal office, local leaders make a tremendous difference on your everyday quality of life and the look and feel of your community. … More Navigate Choices in April’s Local Elections
The Affordable Housing Team will host a public meeting on Monday, April 10, 2017, at 7 p.m. at the Harmony Library to present the story of “Youth: The Hidden Homeless.” An outstanding panel of four experts who work with this population will describe the scene in Northern Colorado. Don’t miss out! Mark your calendar now. … More Save the Date: “The Hidden Homeless”
Would you like to gain first-hand knowledge of the legislative process and interact with leaders in DC? Who wouldn’t? Colorado’s Senators, Corey Gardner and Michael Bennet are working in partnership with two Colorado Universities to bring Colorado residents to Washington DC for just this type of experience at the 2017 Colorado Capital Conference in Washington, … More Gardner, Bennet Announce 2017 Colorado Capital Conference Application
Thanks to everyone who attended the March 8 Book Club– Mistakes Were Made (But not by Me) by Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson. Now we hope you’ll join us on April 12, 6:30-8:00 PM for a discussion of Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police by Radley Balko. Book club meets at … More Book Club Announces April and May Reads