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A Really Great Read! The Presidents Club The Jeffco LWV non-fiction book club invites you and your friends to an interesting and lively discussion!

In November we will be reading The Presidents Club by Michael Duffy and Nancy Gibbs. Here's a quote: "Presidents typically land in office thinking they know better than their predecessors....But then something like a chain reaction occurs: they win the office, then the office strikes back, challenging a president, chastening him, confronting him with all he doesn't know."

The book looks at presidents from Hoover through Obama and gives us surprising and delectable details about their behind-the-scenes interactions with their predecessors and those who came after them. Don't miss this one! Choose the date and time listed below that is most convenient for you.

See you then!

Wednesday, November 18th at 1pm to 3pm

Call for location: Lynne at 303-985-5128 / Carol at 303-237-7812


Saturday, November 21st at 9:30am to 11:30pm

Westland Meridian, 10695 W. 17th Avenue, Lakewood 80215

Energy Policy Update in December

Can we achieve a more sustainable energy future? Are we making progress toward a more sustainable energy future?

A sense of urgency grows almost daily as business leaders and politicos worldwide meet and discuss energy policies and climate change. Pope Francis's encyclical brought worldwide attention to the issues. An Energy Policy Follow-Up prepared by The Jefferson County League of Women Voters addresses several evolving signs of hope which will be examined at the League's six unit meetings Dec. 8-10.

Technological innovations -- such as using carbon dioxide to create energy in geothermal plants -- are picking up steam. New batteries for storing and transmitting energy are breezing along. And that's just the beginning.

(The Briefing for Discussion Leaders / Unit Chairs will be held on Tuesday, December 1st at 1pm in the League Office, 1425 Brentwood Ste 7, Lakewood, CO)

December 9th, Wednesday at 9:15 a.m.
Contact: Sandy 303-915-5847
Westland Meridian 10695 W. 17th Ave, Lakewood CO

December 8th, Tuesday at 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Lila, 303-949-4083
Arvada Elks Lodge 5700 Yukon St, Arvada CO
Park in south lot and use south entrance.

CHATFIELD: (Potluck Holiday Celebration after meeting)
December 8th, Tuesday at 9:15 a.m.
Contact: Betsy, 303-979-0906
Call for Location

JEFFCO PM: (Brown Bag Dinner)
December 9th, Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
Contact: Gwen, 303-903-4286
LWV Office 1425 Brentwood, Suite 7, Lakewood, CO
Special Holiday Celebration for Jeffco PM Unit members will be held on December 5th, Saturday at 10am, Mimi's Restaurant, Denver West Contact: Gwen, 303-903-4286 or email

December 10th, Thursday at 9:15 a.m.
Contact: Cynthia,303-237-5990
Cason Howell House 1575 Kipling, Lakewood, CO

December 8th, Tuesday at 9:15 a.m.
Contact: Sylvia, 303-674-1715
Highland Rescue Team Ambulance Service 317 S. Lookout Mtn, Golden, CO

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