Making Democracy Work

First Fridays

2017-2018

A monthly forum usually held on the first Friday of every month. Speakers present on topics of importance to Lexington residents.

To see previous First Friday Forums on Lexmedia go to http://www.lexmedia.org/ondemand.html click on the 'Categories' tab, then select "League of Women Voters"

Date & Time        Place        Description
Friday, October 6, 2017
9:30am
Large Meeting Room
Cary Memorial Library
1874 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA
Capital Expenditures in Lexington. How are decisions about capital expenditures made in Lexington?

For the October First Friday the League of Women Voters of Lexington will host representatives from the Capital Expenditures Committee. Jill Hai, chair of the Capital Expenditures Committee, and Charles Lamb, vice-chair, will speak about the capital planning process, projects currently under consideration and in process, and ways we finance capital improvements in our town.

What exactly does "Capital Expenditures" mean?

Does this have anything to do with taxes? Come and find out!

This is the first in the series of 2017-2018 First Friday Forums hosted by the League of Women Voters of Lexington to promote awareness and understanding of public policy issues.

Coffee will be available and the presentation will begin at 9:30. All League forums are free and open to the public. For more information, contact the League at lwvlexington@gmail.com.

The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan organization dedicated to the principles of self-government established in the Constitution of the United States. The League works to promote political responsibility through informed and active participation of citizens in government.

Friday, November 3, 2017
9:30am
Large Meeting Room
Cary Memorial Library
1874 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA
Town Survey Results Presented by the 20/20 Visio Committee. The League will host Marian A.O. Cohen, PhD, of the 20/20 Vision Committee, who will talk about the results of the town wide survey conducted this past spring to assess residents' attitudes and values concerning our town. Are people satisfied with living in Lexington? What do you value most about this town?

This is the second in the series of 2017-2018 First Friday Forums hosted by the League of Women Voters of Lexington to promote awareness and understanding of public policy issues. Coffee will be available and the presentation will begin at 9:30. All League forums are free and open to the public.

For more information, contact the League at lwvlexington@gmail.com.