We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members
|Date & Time||Place||Description|
|Thursday, May 3, 2018
11:30 am. - 1:00 pm
|The Elks Lodge
934 Lewis Ave, Billings, MT 59101
|Billings LWV Monthly Program. Presentation by Jennie Hansen, the new warden at the Montana Women's Prison. Salad bar lunch is available at 11:30am for $10; reservations are not necessary. Public is invited to attend. Program begins at noon.|
|Thursday, May 24, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 pm; light refreshments will start at 6:30
|Billings Public Library, Community Room||Public Talk: Montana Climate Assessment Report.
Dr. Cathy Whitlock, MSU Professor in the Department of Earth Sciences, will present on the Montana Climate Assessment Report.
The Montana Climate Assessment is the first in a series of assessments that focus on climate trends and their consequences for three of Montana's vital sectors: water, forests, agriculture.
Dr. Whitlock is the first scientist from a Montana institution to be elected to the National Academy of Sciences. She was the founding director of Montana University System's Institute on Ecosystems from 2011 to 2017, and the lead author on the Montana Climate Assessment Report.