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Meetings & Events

Upcoming LWV Norman activities

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
11:30am-1:00pm
The Interurban Restaurant
1150 Ed Noble Pkwy
Norman, OK 73072
Hot Topic Lunch-Stormwater. Join us for lunch beginning at 11:30 and a presentation starting at noon, by Dr. Jason Vogel, Director of the Oklahoma Water Survey at the Univ of Oklahoma. His expertise is in stormwater and he is excited to talk to us about this topic with a special emphasis on Norman's stormwater problems. The public is welcome! See his bio
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
11:30am-1:00pm
Memorial Presbyterian Church
601 24th Ave SW, Norman, OK 73069
Steering Committee Meeting.
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
6-8PM
Norman Central Library, Room A
225 North Webster
Norman Oklahoma 73069
LWV Fall Meeting: Financing Norman's Schools, Brenda Burkett. September will be the kickoff of a series of education events hosted by the League of Women Voters of Norman. We are honored to have Brenda Burkett start our series. She is the Norman Public Schools' Chief Financial Officer. (See her bio). The Public is welcome. Please join us for an informative evening on school funding. Come with questions!
Monday, September 24, 2018
6-8PM
West Wind Unitarian Universalist Congregation
1309 West Boyd Street
Norman, OK, 73069
LWV Norman Oklahoma Education Study, part 1. All Members join us for the first of two parts of the Oklahoma League of Women Voters Education study. The last study was in 2005 and did not address issues that are of key interest currently. There is study material already prepared for us and questions are ready for us to address as our part of the consensus process. Refreshments provided.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
11:30-1:00pm
Memorial Presbyterian Church
601 24th Ave SW, Norman, OK 73069
Steering Committee Meeting.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
6pm
Norman Central Library, Room A
225 N Webster Ave, Norman, OK 73069
Reviewing OK School Reforms: Helpful, Harmful, and Needed. Dr. Shawn Hime, executive director, Oklahoma State School Boards Association will talk with us about current trends in education.
Monday, October 22, 2018
6pm
East Norman Library
Community Room
3051 Alameda Ave.
Norman, OK
Candidate Forum. Join us for a question and answer event hosted by the LWV Norman and the Norman Public Schools PTA Council. Candidates for state legislature positions representing Cleveland County will join us for the evening.
Monday, October 29, 2018
6pm
East Norman Library
Community Room
3051 Alameda Ave.
Norman, OK
Evolution of Charter Schools. As part of the LWV Education study we are hosting Dr. Lawrence Baines, Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies at The University of Oklahoma. His latest book includes an in-depth discussion of k-12 charter schools.

Join us for an informative presentation on this development in our education system.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
11:30am-1:00pm
Memorial Presbyterian Church
601 24th Ave SW, Norman, OK 73069
Steering Committee Meeting.
Monday, November 12, 2018
6-8PM
West Wind Unitarian Universalist Church 1309 W Boyd St. LWVOK Education Study, Part 2. We will join in a final discussion of consensus questions addressing finance and alternative schools.

Sandy Bahan, Discussion Leader, Judy Reynolds Education Study team.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
11:30am-1:00pm
Memorial Presbyterian Church
601 24th Ave SW, Norman, OK 73069
Steering Committee Meeting.