Below are some that are coming up!

The League of Women Voters (nonpartisan, not-for-profit) is hosting SIX Candidate Forums and co-hosting a 7th this Spring. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to learn about and to participate in the political process.

Students can help in all areas and can be mentored by a League member. Students DO NOT need to be 18 to participate.

February 23: Mt. Prospect - 4 races - Park Board 9a-9:50a; D 26 10a-10:50a; D57 11a-11:50a; Village Board 12p-12:50p at the Mt. Prospect Village Hall, 50 S. Emerson St.
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February 24: Rolling Meadows (hosted by LWV Palatine) - 2 races - Mayor 1:30p-2:30p; Alderman 2:40p-3:40p at the Rolling Meadows Library, 3110 Martin Ln.
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March 5: Buffalo Grove (hosted by Journal & Topics) -2 races - Trustee 7p-7:50p; President 8p-8:50p at the Buffalo Grove Arts Center, 225 McHenry Rd.
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March 9: Elk Grove Village - 2 races - D59 10a-10:50a; Village Board 11a-11:50a at the Elk Grove Village Hall, 901 Wellington Ave.
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March 10: Prospect Heights - 2 races - Ward 3 2p-2:50p; Mayor 3p-3:50p at the Prospect Heights Public Library, 12 North Elm St.
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March 16: Arlington Heights - 2 races - Village Board 9:30a-10:20a; Park Board 10:30a-11:20a at the Arlington Heights Village Hall, 33 S. Arlington Heights Rd.
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March 17: Wheeling -2 races - Park Board 1p-1:50p; Village Board 2p-2:50p at Indian Trails Public Library, 355 Schoenbeck Rd., Wheeling, IL 60090
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