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Legislature: Triumphs Looking for Help
Stop Passing the Buck (or lack there of) for Human Services
Mahalo
Juvenile Justice Update
Peter's Principles (Peter Herman)
Convention '85 Elections: Not Such a Trivial Pursuit
Program: New Election Laws Study Proposed
Anorexic Budget Shows Need for Future Calories
Proposed Slate of Officers/Directors 1985-87

Convention '85 Elections: Not Such a Trivial Pursuit

The League of Women Voters of Hawaii's Convention '85, themed "Elections: Not Such A Trivial Pursuit", will be held on Sturday, May 18 at the Sheraton Waikiki.

The convention, an opportunity for League delegates and other members to participate in the grassroots functions of the LWV, will include a workshop on fundraising, and former Lieutenant Governor Tom Gill will deliver the luncheon speech on "Hawaii's Election Laws". Exciting business sessions will deal with the LWVH budget, proposed programs for 1985-87, and election of officers.

The fundraising workshop will be conducted by Thom Reece, President of Pacific Marketing Group, who is currently writing a book, "Fundraising By Mail" to be published in early 1986.

A before-the-convention "potluck dinner" will also be held on Friday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m. at Caroline Ingersoll's home, 944 Waiholo St.. Those attending the potluck dinner will have a chance to see how much they really know about Hawaii's election laws during the LWVH's version of Trivial Pursuit. Winners will receive prizes.

All League members are urged to come and participate in Convention '85. It is an exciting time to see old friends, make new ones, share information and take part in training. Registration cost is $25, which includes the luncheon and workbook. Validated parking is $1.50 for the entire day. Fill out the registration form provided below and come be a part of Convention '85:

CONVENTION SCHEDULE

8:30 -9:00 Registration

9:00-10:15 Business meeting

10:15-10:30 Break

10:30-12:00 Fundraising Workshop (Thom Reece)

12:00-12:15 Break

12:15- 1:30 Lunch (Former Lieutenant Governor Tom Gill, Speaker)

1:30- 1:45 Break

1:45- 4:00 Business meeting


ELECTIONS: NOT SUCH A TRIVIAL PURSUITCONVENTION REGISTRATION FORM

Name: No. in Party

Amount enclosed ($25 per person) (Includes lunch and workbook.
Make check payable to League of Women Voters/Hawaii)

I am a delegate I am not a delegate
I will will not attend the Potluck Friday night.
I will bring to the Potluck.

Send this form to: Anne Lee, Convention Chair
League of Women Voters/Hawaii
49 S. Hotel St. Room 314
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MAY 1, 1985

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