Dine & Discuss

Dine & Discuss

Books After Dark:  FeaturingBraiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, ScientificKnowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer Tuesday, October 4th at 6:30 PM Beginning in October, Books After Dark will be partnering again with the LWVNE DEI Committee to present a 3 month series of discussions on Native and Indigenous Peoples experience and community. Please join us on for […]

LWVGO Annual Meeting

LWVGO annual mtg

Annual Meeting Recap The FUN: Breakfast Refreshments Reconnect with Members Meet the 22-23 Board of Directors Douglas County Voters Guide Presentation (by Jeanne Miller) Learn about volunteering opportunities Discover what LWVGO has planned for next year SWAG giveaways!   Thank you so much to every member that attended this year’s annual meeting! We truly valued our time […]

Books After Dark

Books After Dark:  FeaturingBraiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer Tuesday, October 4th at 6:30 PM Beginning in October, Books After Dark will be partnering again with the LWVNE DEI Committee to present a 3 month series of discussions on Native and Indigenous Peoples experience and community. Please join us on […]

Dine & Discuss

Heartland Pride and UNO Libraries Queer Archives

 Monday, June 27, 2022  6:00PM Join us for a Pride Month Panel! Join us to learn more about Heartland Pride’s celebrations here in town and of the history within the UNO Libraries Queer Archives! To Join in on the Heartland Pride Celebrations please click here! To learn more about the archives please click here! REGISTER FOR ZOOM

Books After Dark

May Books After Dark

Books After Dark: Featuring Mental Health Stigma  Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 @ 6:30 pmPOSTPONED FROM MAY Join us for a discussion in leading the fight against Mental Health Stigma as we celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month. We’ll be looking at 2 books so feel free to read one, both, or neither of them and join us […]

Books After Dark

Covid-19 by Debora MacKenzie

Books After Dark: COVID-19 by Debora MacKenzieTuesday, April 5, 2022  6:30PM   Debora MacKenzie’s urgent telling is required reading for these times and beyond. It is too early to say where the COVID-19 pandemic will go, but it is past time to talk about what went wrong and how we can do better.     […]

Dine & Discuss

Spark logo

 Monday, March 28, 2022  6:00PM This month we will be joined by Spark representative Clarice Dombeck, who will teach us about the organization.  “At Spark we believe in the power of community. We listen to and value the people who live, work, and believe in their neighborhoods. We work in partnership to engage stakeholders, listening to their […]

Books After Dark

You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey

You’ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories about Racism by Amber Ruffin and Lacey Lamar Tuesday, February 1st, 2022 @ 6:30 pm The League of Women Voters of Nebraska DEI Committee is proud to partner with LWVGO Books After Dark for a special reading and discussion of “You’ll Never Believe What Happened to […]

Dine & Discuss

Schools 101

LWVNE Education Policy Action Team Joins  Dine & DiscussMonday, January 24th, 2022 @ 6:00 pm  During this Dine & Discuss we will be joined by the LWVNE Ed Policy ActionTeam who will be presenting on “Schools 101” which covers how schoolsfunction as far as enrollment, funding, curriculum, etc. REGISTER via Zoom: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYqdemgqjkqGtwLlznUsmwT3ALGs31sDu6q Have a speaker suggestion? Email it to Office@lwvgo.org

Great Decisions Book Club

Great Decisions

Great Decisions is a discussion group based on nine readings from the non-partisan Foreign Policy Association. Its strengths lie in tying together many individual news items into a cohesive whole, raising in-depth questions, then encouraging each person to decide the best policy. Beginning with a short video on the week’s reading, this year’s group will […]