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The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

LWV-Needham Celebrates 75 Years!

The League of Women Voters of Needham celebrated its 75th Anniversary with a High Tea on November 1, 2015. See the Needham Times article about the event, which can be read online at the Wicked Local website. There are several photographs of the event located here.

Read Needham Through the Decades compiled for this event by Claire Fusaro and Karen Price.

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LWV-Needham Timeline

A 12.5 foot wide timeline was created for the 75th Anniversary High Tea. Click on the image below to view a PDF of the timeline. Please note that it is a large file and may take some time to view.

Once you download it, you can zoom in to view the details.

LWV-Needham 75 years timeline

Nomination Papers for Town-wide Offices and Town Meeting Members

Nomination Papers for Town-wide Offices and Town Meeting Members will be available in the Town Clerk's Office beginning January 4, 2016 for the Annual Town Election to be held on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Candidates for Town-wide Offices must obtain at least 50 valid signatures of registered voters town wide and new Town Meeting Member candidates must obtain at least 10 valid signatures of registered voters in their precinct.

Visit the Town Clerk's website or call 781-455-7500 for more information or with any questions.