UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN REGENTS CANDIDATE FORUM: Friday, October 24, 2014 beginning at 4:00 at the Joan and Sanford Weill Hall, 735 S. State St., Ann Arbor. The public is invited to attend this forum co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Michigan, the League of Women Voters of Ann Arbor Area and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
MICHIGAN WOMEN'S HALL OF FAME AWARDS DINNER AND INDUCTION CEREMONY: Thursday, October 30, 2014, Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, East Lansing. One of the honorees is Elizabeth Lehman Belen, one of the founders of the League of Women Voters of Michigan. An early model for women in politics, Elizabeth Belen was the second woman elected to the Michigan House of Representatives and the first woman and Democrat elected from Lansing. She successfully sponsored significant legislation for improved occupational health and public safety. To make a reservation for the event, click here.