Making Democracy Work

LWV of Brookhaven

Upcoming Events

A REVIEW OF THE NOVEMBER ELECTION

by Rick Brand, political journalist for Newsday
on Monday, December 10, 1:30
at Sachem Library, 150 Holbrook Road, Holbrook

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PAST EVENTS:

The facts about ocean-drilling and a film "Shore Stories"

Presented by Brian Langloss, from Oceana At Longwood Library, 800 Middle Country Road at corner of Yaphank-Middle Island Road

Monday, November 12, 1:30 to 3 pm

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LWV of Brookhaven 1st CD Candidates Forum

Tuesday, October 30, 7:00 pm
Sachem Library

Candidates forum with Perry Gershon and Congressman Lee Zeldin, running for U.S. Congressional seat.

fSeating is first come first served, and saving blocks of seats is not permitted.

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Discussion of Town referendum on term limits and length of terms

Wednesday, October 24, 7:30 pm
Patchogue Medford LIbrary

Discussion about the referendum to change town officials' terms to four years and establish a limit of three four-year terms.

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LWV BROOKHAVEN VOTER PUBLICATION

The most recent issue of LWV Brookhaven's Voter publication is now available online.

More about LWV Brookhaven

Who We Are
The League of Women Voters of Brookhaven covers the various communities in the town of Brookhaven. Our meetings are held usually the third Monday of the month at various sites in the town, in the evening or afternoon (depending on the weather).

Special Events
United Nations dinner in October
Annual Luncheon in April

How To Join
To find out more about membership, contact our Membership Chairperson,Jean Baker - jfbhi@optonline.net - 631 751-6563..

Voter Service Program
We have an active committee for Voter Services, and provide voter education and registration at various sites around the town, including libraries, colleges, local events, and the Naturalization Ceremonies at the Central Islip Courthouse.
For more information, contact Chairperson Judi Bird, 631 286-3810.

Plans For 2016-2017
During the year we will consider current local issues - water and environmental quality, affordable housing - and county and national issues on the League agenda - agriculture, campaign finance and Citizens United decision, voting rights, education, and access to health services
We can provide a trained facilitator for candidates meetings sponsored by local organizations (contact Nancy Marr, 631 730-6556).

For more information about the League or our program, contact Nancy Marr, co-President, at NMBrookhaven@lwv-suffolkcounty.org or call 631 730-6556