Women and Men

Making Democracy Work!

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

LWV: Where hands-on work to safeguard democracy leads to civic improvement. Find out more about the informative activities planned by this organization dedicated to involving citizens in government.


What's Coming Next?

Also see Calendar 2014-2015 and Upcoming Events page for more details.

State of Kids in Texas

Kids Count: The State of Kids in Texas

Monday, March 23, 7 pm, Tyler Public Library

When Texas children are safe, healthy, and educated, Texas thrives.

Ensuring that kids do well today  ensures that we all do well tomorrow. From 2000 to 2010, Texas accounted for half of the U.S. child population growth, which means when Texas kids do better, the U.S. does better. Find out how Texas can reach the goal of being the best!

Come hear the latest figures on Texas children in this riveting report on our future citizens. Well-documented and enlightening, it will open your eyes to some of the state’s most appalling statistics.


Readership Survey

Please help us to better communicate with members and the public by taking this Readership Survey regarding the League of Women Voters' newsletter, the Tyler/Smith County VOTER.

Thank you for your input. 


U.S. Naturalization Ceremony

Wednesday, January 21 - 10 a.m. - Federal Courthouse

The first U.S. Naturalization  ceremony of 2015 will be held Wednesday, January 21 at 10 a.m. in the Federal Building, Magistrate Hon. K. Nicole Mitchell presiding. If you are able to volunteer to register new citizens as voters that day, please contact Toni Ferrell. You will be glad that you did.

Please notify Toni Ferrell if you can participate in this voter registration event.  Call 903-525-9975  or email to tonie4@gmail.com


Great Decisions 2015

Wednesdays, 12 noon  January 14 - March 4          Tyler Public Library Auditorium

 The 2015 Great Decisions foreign policy series kicks off  January 14 with a discussion of  Russia and the Near Abroad, led by UT Tyler Professor Marcus Stadelmann. Briefing books are available for $22 at the Tyler library check-out desk NOW!  Check out the DVD of the FPA’s discussions by national experts in the library’s A-V department, 3rd floor. 

See Dates and Topics Here.

The Great Decisions series, a project of the Foreign Policy Association, is sponsored locally by the League of Women Voters, AAUW Tyler, and Tyler Public Library.


What's Coming Next? See also Upcoming Events and the 2014-15 Calendar 


Contact Us

 Email: info@lwvtyler.org

By Phone: 903-597-9111

By Mail: LWV-Tyler/Smith County  PO Box 6271,Tyler Texas 75711

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