Making Democracy Work

LWV of Brookhaven

Upcoming Events

Primaries, Delegates, and Conventions - The Electoral Process
A program to explain the details of how the presidential candidates are selected and what role the primaries, delegates and conventions play in the election.

Monday, October 17, 6 pm at Middle Country Public Library, Eastwood Blvd, Centereach (585-9393). ________________________________________________

United Nations Dinner
October 27, 6 pm, at Mt. Sinai Heritage Diner
To reserve your place, call Pauline Pierce, 631 751-5063.

Voting in 2016

Debates between the candidates for U.S. Congressperson are scheduled as follows:

October 13, at Westhampton Beach High School (Lilac Rd), 7 pm, sponsored by LWV of the Hamptons

October 17, at Medford, Oregon Avenue Fire House, 7:30 pm, sponsored by ABCO

October 21, at Brush Barn, Smithtown, 7 pm, co-sponsored by LWV of Brookhaven and LWV of Smithtown

October 25, at Hagerman Fire Department, 7 pm, sponsored by Miramar Beach Estate

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, Marilyn Beard, 631 803-0223.

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