Making Democracy Work

Unit Meetings

Our Units are a wonderful place to become better informed about topics of interest to the citizens of Tarrant County and to know those League members in your area of the County. Your presence will make a difference and your voice counts.

Mark your calendar for the 3rd week of each month and make plans to attend a Unit meeting:

NOTE: October's Unit meetings begin Monday, October 21st.

3rd Monday ~ Arlington Area Unit; 7 PM, Fielder Museum, 1616 W Abram, Arlington.

3rd Tuesday ~ NE/Mid-Cities Unit Meeting; 7 PM, Barnes & Noble in the Shops at NE Mall; Melbourne Rd. next to Best Buy. This month's meeting will be October 22nd.

3rd Thursday ~ Fort Worth Downtown Lunch Unit; NOON, Trinity Terrace, Blue Spire West in building 3, 1600 Texas Street; Reservations suggested but not required. Lunch is optional, cost is $16. This month's meeting will be October 24th.

3rd Thursday ~ South/Southwest Dinner Unit; 6 PM, la Madeleine French Bakery & Café at Hulen just north of I-20 in the shopping center. This month's meeting will be October 24th.

4th Monday ~ Monday Matinee; 11AM, Arlington Unitarian Universalist Church, 2001 California Lane, Arlington 76013. Bring a sack lunch and a friend.

Contact units@lwvtarrantcounty.org for more information.

Resources

This month's discussion topic are the Texas Constitutional Amendments plus a short review of voting centers and other changes to voting in Texas. Please review the resources prepared regarding this topic before the Unit Meeting. See the state website or the Constitutional Amendments Voter Guide

Unit Topics for 2019 - 2020

Unit Topics for this year will be:

September 2019 - Open Government

October 2019 - Texas Constitutional Amendments plus a short review of voting centers and other changes to voting in Texas

November 2019 - Preparing for the 2020 Census

December 2019- No Unit meetings ~ enjoy the holidays

January 2020 - Review and possible revision of our local Program

February 2020 - State Legislation vs. Local Control

March 2020 - BYOI (Bring Your Own Issue) for State Convention

April 2020 - State Convention Download

May 2020 - Units meet at own discretion. Plan to attend the Annual Meeting.