2016 Action Workshops

Get Ready for Action!

This year the League of Women Voters of Washington is pleased to present four Action Workshops around the state,

making it easier for you to attend and get in on the action. These workshops cover LWVWA advocacy priorities for

the upcoming legislative session and will give you an opportunity to: Help us flex our political muscle in Olympia, Get the inside scoop on what to expect for the upcoming legislative session, Learn about critical issues facing our state, such as climate change, the challenge of raising revenue, education, and campaign finance, Discuss the issues of greatest interest to you with legislators and our lobby team, Gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence to be a more effective, powerful advocate for the issues you care about, Network with other advocates involved in the League, Meet LWVWA’s dynamic lobbyist team: Nancy Sapiro and Pam Crone. 



Saturday, November 19

9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

First Methodist Church

621 Tacoma Ave South

Tacoma, WA 98402

Keynote Speaker:  Carla Reyes, Assistant Secretary, Washington State Behavioral Health Administration

Relationship Between Mental and Behavioral Health and Homelessness

Guest Legislator: Sen. Jeannie Darnielle



Saturday, December 10

9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Horizon House

900 University Street

Seattle, WA 98101

Keynote Speaker: Sen. Christine Rolfes

Funding Our Paramount Duty

Guest Legislator: Rep. Gael Tarleton



Saturday, January 7

9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Saint Andrew's Church

2404 N. Howard St

Spokane, WA 99205 

Keynote Speaker: TBD

Supporting Forest Fire Preparation and Prevention


All workshops are 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Registration fee of $25 includes lunch, coffee and all workshop materials. 


If you have any questions contact Kathy Sakahara, ksakahara@lwvwa.org, 206-261- 7797.  Register now!

November 19, 2016 at 12pm - 3pm
Kathy Sakahara · 206-261- 7797

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