LWVO 2017 State Convention
Join us for LWVO's 62nd State Convention! State Convention is a wonderful time to come together in League, participate in dynamic workshops, share ideas and successes, plan for our League's future, catch up with old friends and make new ones.
Click here to register today!
When: May 5-7, 2017
Where: Sheraton Suites Akron Cuyahoga Falls, 1989 Front St, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
- Whole Weekend - $150
- Saturday only - $100
- Sunday only - $50
- Friday Pre- Convention Meet and Greet - $35
- Saturday Keynote Luncheon - $30
- Saturday Keynote Dinner - $45
- Special! $10 off for all 3 - $100
Note: Registration closes on Friday, April 28.
Please click on links below for Convention information & materials:
Hotel Guest Room Reservation Information
For the Sheraton Suites Cuyahoga Falls, where we are holding convention, there are two types of rooms available - a traditional suite with 2 double beds or one king plus a living room area with a pullout sofa, or a king multi-level suite with a king upstairs and living area with pullout sofa downstairs. The rate for traditional suite is $139 single occupancy, $139 double, $154 triple, and $169 quad. For the king multilevel the rate is $309 single, $309 double, $324 triple, $339 quad.
Please note: The cut-off date for reserving rooms in our room block is Monday, April 17. After that date, it's subject to availability.
Convention attendees must make their own reservations at the hotel. Guests can make reservations by going online here or by calling central reservations at 1-800-325-3535 and asking for League of Women Voters Room Block.
Overview of Convention Schedule
Proposed changes to LWVO Bylaws
Proposed LWVO budget for Fiscal Years 2018 & 2019.
Please begin recruiting your delegates today!
Voting Delegates include:
• The President (or designated alternate) from each local League.
• In addition to the President, one delegate from each local League for each 50 voting members, or a fraction thereof, based on the membership your League reported to LWVUS on January 31, 2017.
• One delegate from each ILO or at-large unit.
• The members of the LWVO Board of Directors.
All other League members may attend the Convention as visitors.
Please note: a League's delegates may only participate as voting members of Convention if that League has met its Ohio PMP responsibilities through the quarter immediately preceding the State Convention.
The Tuesday, April 4 all-member call at 12 noon will provide an overview of state convention and answer member questions about what to expect.