Wednesday, November 1, 7:30 p.m.
Township of Washington candidates forum for Mayor and Council
Campbell Auditorium in Westwood Regional High School, 701 Ridgewood Road, Twp. of Washington

The League of Women Voters will moderate a forum for 2 seats on the Council and for Mayor. The candidates are:for Mayor: Robert Bruno (I) and Peter Calamari (R); for Council: Arthur Cumming (R), Michael DeSena (I), incumbent Thomas Sears (R) and Michael Werfel (I). The public is invited to attend and submit written questions for the candidates to answer. WCTV recorded the forum and it will be broadcast on Cablevision 77; Verizon FIOS 24; and can be found on YouTube HERE

Thursday, November 2, 7:30 p.m.
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Dickinson Hall, Wilson Auditorium, 140 University Plaza Drive, Hackensack
LWV of Northern Valley and the LWV Fair Lawn
 are co-sponsors with NFRPP of the program “Money in Politics: Free Speech or Corrupting?” Suggested donation is $10. Pre-register at

Monday, November 6, 3 p.m., deadline for applying for a vote by mail ballot in person at the County Clerk’s office

Tuesday, November 7, ELECTION DAY: Polls open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Sunday, December 3, 11:30 a.m.
Glen Rock Inn, Rock Road, Glen Rock
LWV of Glen Rock
will hold its holiday luncheon.

Tuesday, December 5, 11:30 a.m.
Home of Shirley Shapiro
LWV of Northern Valley
will hold its Annual Holiday Pot Luck Luncheon. Speaker will be Lisa Hetfield, Interim Director of Rutgers’ Institute for Women’s Leadership. She will speak about the Institute’s mission advancing women’s leadership and its new Gloria Steinem Endowed Chair in Media, Culture, and Feminist Studies. Plan to attend and email Shirley,, to let her know what food you will bring. Guests welcome.

Wednesday, December 6, 7:30 p.m.
Glen Rock Borough Hall, 1 Harding Plaza, Glen Rock
LWV of Glen Rock
is hosting a Public Meeting on the OPIOID EPIDEMIC. Speakers will include Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal and Chief Dean Ackermann of the Glen Rock Police Department. A short film will be presented, and there will be a question and answer period as well. All are invited.

Thursday, December 7, 7:30 p.m.
Home of Ilen Kahn
LWV of Fair Lawn
will hold its annual holiday gathering and 80th Anniversary Celebration. Guest speaker will be Interim Schools Superintendent Dr. Ernest Palestis, who will talk about the upcoming school referendum.

Monday, December 11
Pearl Restaurant, S. Broad Street, Ridgewood
LWV of Ridgewood
will hold its holiday luncheon.