Books After Dark

May Books After Dark

Books After Dark  POSTPONED TO JULY July’s Book:  How Population Change Will Transform Our World By Sarah Harper   Tuesday, July 5th, 2022 @ 6:30 pm! Predicting the shape of our future populations is vital for installing the infrastructure, welfare, and provisions necessary for society to survive. There are many opportunities and challenges that will come with […]

Books After Dark

May Books After Dark

Books After Dark: Featuring Mental Health Stigma POSTPONED TO JUNE Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 @ 6:30 pm Come 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 […]

Join us for a Community Conversation on Voter ID

Courageous Conversation on Voter ID ad

Monday, February 21, 2022 @ 7:00 p.m.Taking place in person at the UNO Weitz CEC and also on Zoom The process of coming together to share facts and positive actions is the bedrock of a healthy community. We can listen, learn, and have a voice in the future.  An interfaith, multicultural committee has formed to educate and enlist action […]

Dine & Discuss

Dine & Discuss Feb 28 Ad

Monday, February 28, our guest speaker Shari Albaugh-Tamba will be discussing their research done in regards to the erasure of Sheelytown and then connect it to past and current issues with urban development/planning. There will be examples given as to how neighborhoods get “erased” and why, as well as a possible discussion with everyone as to […]

Books After Dark

Books After Dark Unwell Women Ad

March is National Women’s History Month as well celebrating International Women’s Week (Week of March 8), National Physicians Week (March 25-31), and Endometriosis Awareness Week (First full week of March) so as a way to honor these observances, LWVGO’s Books After Dark will be reading “Unwell Women: Misdiagnosis and Myth in a Man-Made World” by […]

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