What We Do

General

  • Voter Service Including
  • Voter registration drives, Candidate debates and forums for local, state, & national elections—Selectmen, local boards, State Reps, Governor, and Congress, Publications “Town Government at a Glance”

  • Public School Civics Activities Including
  • a Mock Election, Candidate Debates & Forums at RHS, social media engagement concerning voting and distribution of educational material concerning electoral process, voter registration

  • Community Forums/Informational Meetings Including
  • Gun Rights/Control, Affordable Housing, Town Charter Revisions, Land Use, Storm Preparation, Financial Regulations

  • Studies and reports on Local, State, and National Issues including
  • Immigration, School Start Times, Privatization of Government Services

Events

  • Special Speakers – UCONN President Herbst
  • Rude Democracy; Secretary of State Denise Merrill

  • Luncheon with Congressman Jim Himes
  • Screening of “Iron Jawed Angels”
  • Membership Receptions and Coffees
  • Publications “Town Government at a Glance”
  • Joint Programs
  • Co-sponsor programs with Ridgefield Library, Keeler Tavern and other local Leagues