LWV to host state convention at Wabash College May 20-23
May 17, 2005
Get directions to Wabash College Detchon Center
Montgomery County League of Women Voters will host the 2005 Indiana
League of Women Voters Convention on the Wabash college campus Friday
The convention will bring together League leaders from throughout
Indiana to consider and adopt programs for study and action for 2005-07,
adopt a budget, elect officers, and discuss issues of concern to the
Plenary meetings will be conducted in International Hall of the Detchon
Center on the Wabash campus. Mayor John Zumer will welcome delegates
Friday evening and Montgomery County Commissioner Ed Stephens will
welcome the assembly Saturday.
The international theme will be addressed by guest speakers: Peter
Mikek, assistant professor of economics at Wabash, and Melissa Butler,
professor of political science at Wabash. Linda McDaniel LWVUS liaison
to the Indiana Leagues, will present a report from the national League
and also lead a workshop on international issues addressed by the LWVUS.
Additional League roundtable discussions will provide helpful ideas on
membershp, finance, Web sites, observer corps, and more.
Special visits to the Lane Place, Lew Wallace Study, and Old Jail Museum
have been planned for the delegates. Richard and Gail Merriman will
enterain delegates at the Saturday banquet. Evening receptions for
delegates will be conducted in the homes of Emmy and Hall Peebles and
Edith and Richard Dalllinger.
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