Making Democracy Work

Because democracy is not a spectator sport

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.

Forum: Preserving Needham's Natural Treasures

Sunday, April 2
2:00 p.m.
Community Room, Needham Public Library

Presentations and Speakers

  • Responding to the Loss of Trees from Disease and Development Eddie Olsen, Superintendent of Parks and Forestry
  • Understanding the Role of Bees Eddie Olsen with 6th grade students from High Rock School
  • Protecting Wetlands and Open Space Matt Varrell, Director of Conservation
  • Conserving Water Chris Seariac, Superintendent of Water and Sewer Division

See the flyer.

Candidates Night

Monday, April 3
7:00 p.m.
Broadmeadow School, 120 Broadmeadow Road

7:00-7:30 p.m. - Meet the Candidates for Town-wide Committees and Town Meeting
7:30 p.m. - Contested Candidates' Forum. In addition to League-generated questions, the audience will be invited to submit questions for the candidates.

See the flyer.

Needham Town Election Day is Tuesday, April 11.

The LWV-Needham Voters' Guide for the April 11 Town election can be found at April 11 Town Election.

The Town Meeting Member Voters' Guide can be viewed by clicking on your precinct for details at Town Meeting Members.

General Election information can be viewed at General Information.

Look for the LWVN Voters Guide in the April 6 Needham Times with candidate information and a list of those running for Town Meeting in your precinct.