LWVOR CONVENTION 2021

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“Reset, Reboot, Reconnect”

The 2021 State Convention was held Monday-Sunday, May 10-16, 2021, via Zoom. This year, as a virtual convention, events will be scheduled over the whole week, and with only 2-4 hours of events each day. The caucus and workshop schedule is listed below. 

Business Meeting minutes here.

Convention Information

Convention Schedule

All Meetings will be held in LWVOR's Virtual Meeting room unless otherwise noted. Meeting link below. Business Session invitations will be sent soon.

Monday, May 10

10:00 am - 11:00 am - Pre-Convention Training Workshop with Alice Bartelt

11:00 am - Healthcare - Caucus 

12:00 am - Forest - Caucus

Tuesday, May 11

10:00 am - 11:00 am - Childcare  - Caucus 

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Elections Methods - Caucus 

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - How to organize for an LWVUS National study/Resolution

 

Wednesday, May 12

(The budget meeting was canceled. Apologies for the inconvenience.)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - LWVOR Advocacy Workshop

 

Thursday, May 13

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Workshop - LWVOR administration help (Zoom, Web, etc) Send topics or questions in advance to lwvor@lwvor.org.

 

Friday, May 14

10:00 am - 11:00 am - Workshop - LWVUS Advocacy

11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Workshop - Volunteerism

12:00 pm - Panel: Forests, Fire, and Sustainability

Saturday, May 15

10:00 am - 2:00 pm Business Session 1 - Use the link in your invitation email to join - invitations will be sent soon.

2:00 pm Keynote Presentation - Kristen Eberhard

**NEW** 4:00 pm Climate Emergency Resolutions (LWVOR Virtual Meeting Room - link below)

Sunday, May 16

9:00 am - 12:30 pm Business Session 2 - Use the link in your invitation email to join - invitations will be sent soon.

Caucus Zoom Links and Resources

 

Healthcare Caucus (held in LWVOR Virtual Meeting room - link above)

Proposed Resolution (Word doc)

Forest Caucus (held in LWVOR Virtual Meeting room - link above)

Washington's Dynamic Forests, LWVWA 1998 Study: Part One, Part Two

LWVWA Position on Forests

LWVWA Adopted Forestry Policy Positions (page 31)

Proposed Forestry Concurrence

Forestry Caucus PowerPoint Presentation

Childcare Caucus

1988 Childcare Study

Caucus Handout

NEW - Childcare Update Proposal

Election Methods Caucus

Proposed Update

January 2020 Portland Meeting minutes

LWVOR Current Election Methods position

Election Methods Update 2016 Executive Summary

Election Method Comparison Table (PDF)

LWVUS Advocacy Presentation (PPT)

Convention Business Materials

Resolutions

Action Committee Resolution (submitted on behalf of LWVOR Action Committee)

Climate Emergency Resolutions (submitted by Claudia Keith, LWV of Corvallis)

DEI Resolution (submitted by Shirley Weathers, LWV of Rogue Valley)

Healthcare Resolution (submitted by Bill Walsh, LWV of Rogue Valley)

Submit motions using this form.

Virtual Backgrounds

Virtual Backgrounds (Purple Single Logo; Purple Multi-Logo; Standard Logo Step & Repeat)

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Connect via WhatsApp

Join LWVOR's Convention WhatsApp group! Ask questions or chat with other attendees. If you don't already have an account you will need to download the app to join (links to app stores below).

 

Click here for the group link: https://chat.whatsapp.com/BJALIiYjzvd0csZYPJoGdT

Download the app: 

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Join LWVOR's Convention WhatsApp group!

Ask questions or chat with other attendees!

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