The purpose of the LWVK Convention is to inspire and empower Kansans to increase their active and informed participation in civic life.

 

Convention 2019: April 27, 2019
Bluemont Hotel in Manhattan, Kansas

This year marks the 99th birthday of the League of Women Voters! What better way to celebrate than learning about all the great things going on in our state right now? We’ve come a long way!

Early-bird registration is $60.00 before April 20. Registration is $65.00 after that date.

Register for Convention 2019 today!
Please register online even if you plan to send payment by mail.

Lodging

Rooms must be reserved by March 26, 2019.

Reserve your room(s):

  • By phone at 785-473-7091
    Let them know you’d like to make a reservation in the group “LWVK0419.”
  • Online at www.bluemonthotel.com
    Select “Book Now” and “Click here for group reservations” in the upper right corner.
    Enter the Group ID: LWVK0419 with password “spring.”

NOTE: If the guest is coming or going before or after the contracted dates, they will not be able to reserve online. Only the contracted dates are allowable online.


Agenda (subject to change)
(Speaker details will be announced in the near future.)

8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 a.m. Opening, Welcome, Introductions
Business Session
Speaker
12 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. Speaker
Business Session
Centennial Committee Update
Presidents’ Reports
4:40 p.m. Adjournment

 

 


Business of Convention
LWVK bylaws Article VII defines the composition and business of the convention. Our bylaws direct us to conduct the following:

  • Elect state LWV officers, directors, and three members of the nominating committee for the 2019-2021 biennium
  • Adopt a state LWV budget for the 2019-2020 fiscal year
  • Adopt program for 2019-2021
  • Adopt amendments to the bylaws as needed
Group photo from event