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LWV of Detroit Calendar

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
McShane's Irish Pub
1460 Michigan Ave
Detroit, MI 48216
State of the City Watch Party. Join LWV of Detroit and CitizenDetroit for a State of the City Watch Party. Come for a great discussion. Win a CitizenDetroit T-shirt during the Detroit/Mayor Trivia which starts at 5:30 p.m. when sliders, wings and more will be served. The State of the City Address begins at 7pm.

Admission is free, but reservations are required. Register online at

Free parking is available in McShane's parking lot (located on the southwest corner of Trumbull and Michigan Ave).

FMI: email or Call CitizenDetroit at (313) 334-3131.

Sunday, March 10, 2019
Detroit Repertory Theater
13103 Woodrow Wilson St
Detroit, MI 48238
LWV of Detroit Spring Fundraiser. Join LWV of Detroit for their spring fundraiser: a Sunday matinee showing of the play The House on Poe Street. See flyer for play information as well as special ticket sales.

Spring Fundraiser Flyer

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Hamtramck Senior Plaza
2620 Holbrook Avenue
Hamtramck, MI 48212
LWV of Detroit Membership Meeting. Join us for our March general membership meeting. Please note the new location.
Thursday, April 4, 2019
TBD Membership Meeting CANCELLED. We have cancelled the April Membership Meeting due to the Easter weekend.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Cobo Center
1 Washington Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226
ACLU 100 Years. The LWV of Detroit will participate in the ACLU 100 Years Tour: A Multi-City Exhibition on Your Rights and Freedoms.

Walk through groundbreaking interactive exhibits. Meet leading activists in civil rights. Amplify your voice and connect with others who share a desire to create a more just society. This is a FREE and family-friendly event for people of all ages.

Register to receive programming, speaker, and activity highlights:

Saturday, May 4, 2019
TBD Membership Meeting. Please take note of our early May membership meeting due to the LWVMI Convention (May 17-19).

Join us for our monthly general membership meeting. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Friday, May 17, 2019-Sunday, May 19, 2019
Embassy Suites Hotel
19525 Victor Parkway
Livonia, MI 48152
2019 LWVMI State Centennial Convention. Plan to Join Us for a Great Convention and to Celebrate LWVMI's 100th Year! A detailed schedule of events, a registration packet and other Convention documents will be sent to all Leagues via future e-mailings. In the meantime, attached is the First Call to Convention and note: REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Convention Logo

To access the Convention Registration Form, click here.

Register before April 27, 2019 to avoid late fees! To make an online hotel reservation with Embassy Suites by Hilton (Livonia), click here to access the League's site for the group rate. If you'd like to make a reservation by phone, call Embassy Suites at (734) 462-6000 and give them this code: LMI.

All suites have a bedroom with one or two beds, plus a sitting room with a pull-out queen-sized bed. Each suite has a refrigerator, a microwave, and free wi-fi. The room cost per night is $129 + 6% sales tax + 8% occupancy tax.


Friday, May 21, 2021-Sunday, May 23, 2021
Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
Michigan State University
219 South Harrison Road
East Lansing, MI 48824
2021 LWVMI Convention. Save the date. More info to follow in the coming months.