Annual Meeting was well attended and the Betty Hill FORUM was, too! Great day for LWV!
As the minutes will show, Annual Meeting confirmed the recommendation from Program Planning for a Study of the Town of Weston Charter, and named seven (7) members willing to do research on the study.
voted to raise the LWV of Weston dues NEXT year
(for the 2012-13
period) to $50 individual, $75 family.
happenings: It was noted that the
Steering Committee formula continues to work for
the Weston LWV;
discussion of the roles needed to be played to
make success at the four
(4) vital public meetings and
ideas for other months' possible programs took
place,; it was decided
to reinstitute a
"Legislative Wrap Up."
there was lunch and a spectacular presentation on
"Food, Peace and
Sustainability" by Dr. Gita Rajan of Fairfield
After the Annual Meeting, members and friends gathered for the 12th Annual Betty Hill FORUM on International Affairs.
Professor Rajan, in rapt discussion, sat with State LWV
during lunch - (see below, in center, at photo on
received, by an impressive audience - so many questions and
Selectperson (above, left), very interested, sat with
the individual spearheading looking into creating a farm at
another individual who was critical to getting Weston school
to serve healthier choices listened carefully from across the
speaker; former long-time
First Selectman attended, too (center photo, second from the
left)! And so we
on another year of League activitity, renewed and refreshed!!!
You are cordially invited to The League of Women Voters of Weston...
Annual Luncheon & Betty Hill Forum on International Affairs Friday, May 6, 2011 at The Red Barn
10:00 LWV of Weston Annual Meeting
12:00 – 2:00 Luncheon/Program
Fairfield University Professor/CT Council, Vital Voices Global Partnership
The Role of Women in Global Change: Food, Peace, and Sustainability
The luncheon and program are open to the public
Cost is $35 per person/Cash Bar
Choice of: Top Sirloin Steak, Chicken Francaise, Shrimp Scampi, or Penne Pasta Primavera
Dessert and Coffee or Tea
Please send your check (payable to “LWV of Weston”) and your entrée choice(s) to:
LWV of Weston, c/o Terry Hulley, 29 Timber Mill Lane, Weston, CT 06883 by April 29th.
number of people attending ______
Luncheon menu choices: _____Beef _____ Chicken _____ Shrimp _____ Pasta
Total $ enclosed (@ $35 per person) ____________.
call: Terry Hulley, 203-222-9404 or Helen de Keijzer,