Grand Rapids

Equality for All - Solidarity March

Date: 
Sun, Jun 11, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a march in solidarity for Equality! There will be a National March on June 11, in Lansing, Detroit, DC, and many other places around the US, so join us in solidarity for those all over the world who deserve equality. Equality is a human right, not a privilege!!

There will be a variety of engaging speakers, followed by a march around our very own, Grand Rapids!

Invite your friends, family, and anyone else who would love to come to this event! Stay tuned for more information regarding, speakers, the route, and the final location!

Location: 
Ah-Nab-Awen-Park
Address: 
299 Pearl St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504

Event Type:

Tags:

Intersectionality:

Monthly Meeting: Western Michigan Local Unit

Date: 
Thu, May 18, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

The Wealthy Theatre Annex
1110 Wealthy Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Join the ACLU of Michigan's Western Michigan Local Unit for our monthly meeting to meet, discuss, and fight for justice together.

Location: 
Wealthy Street Theater Annex
Address: 
1110 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506

Event Type:

Grand Rapids Activist Night

Date: 
Wed, May 24, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Are you ready to stand with Planned Parenthood in the community!? Join us as we prepare for Prides and other summer outreach at our monthly activist night in Grand Rapids! We’ll do a tabling and messaging training, as well as have shift sign ups for GR Pride.

Refreshments will be provided. Reach out to Christina.Soliz@ppmi.org for more information.

https://www.facebook.com/events/431155320587117/

Location: 
ArtPrize
Address: 
41 Sheldon Blvd SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Event Type:

Progressive Regional Caucus: Grand Rapids

Date: 
Mon, May 8, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The goal of this meeting and others like it around the state is to bring together likeminded activists and organizations to work together in order to advance progressive causes in our communities and the entire state. We want to know what actions you're taking locally, what issues you care about, and how we can help each other in those efforts. We want this to be a collaborative effort that allows us to take action in our neighborhoods and unify the progressive community in Michigan.

Location: 
1110 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1543, United States

Event Type:

Tags:

People's Climate March - Grand Rapids, MI

Date: 
Sat, Apr 29, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

[THIS IS AN OFFICIAL SISTER MARCH. VISIT https://actionnetwork.org/events/peoples-climate-march-grand-rapids-mi]

NOTE: This march was previously cancelled. According to the Michigan Climate Action Network, it's still cancelled. This is not the case, I promise. I have reached out to MICAN to clear up this confusion.

-----------------------------

Donald Trump is a threat to the future of our planet, the safety of our communities, and the health of our families.

Location: 
Rosa Parks Circle
Address: 
Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Event Type:

Intersectionality:

GR Tenant Union Town Hall Meeting

Date: 
Thu, Apr 27, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Join us for a town hall meeting for the Grand Rapids Tenant Union. This is an opportunity for people to get infornation on renters rights and why a tenant union can help tenants fight for housing e will talk about the rising costs of rent, rent control and how a tenant union can fight gentrification.

The town hall meeting is free, open only to Tenants and allies. No landlords allowed. We will have food and drink.

Location: 
Garfield Park Community Gym
Address: 
2111 Madison Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507

Event Type:

Grand Rapids Activist Night

Date: 
Wed, Apr 19, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join fellow reproductive justice warriors for PPAM's April Activist Night! We'll do an in depth legislative update, talk about the sub-committees we formed last month, and label condoms to help us get ready for the condom crawl on April 22nd!

Everyone is welcome to join us! Just give Christina.Soliz@ppmi.org or say you're "going" on this event so we know how much food to get!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1877375009168688/

Location: 
The Hub - ArtPrize

Event Type:

War Doesn't Make Peace - Anti-Bombing March

Date: 
Sat, Apr 8, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

American imperialism costs real human lives! No more war for profit! No more senseless violence against innocents! No more acts of war without congressional approval! No more devastation of countries to secure their resources for American Big Business! This will not stand!

Location: 
Rosa Parks Circle
Address: 
Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Event Type:

Intersectionality:

Meet Dr. Abdul El-sayed, a candidate for Governor of Mich.

Date: 
Fri, Apr 21, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Enjoy a beer and meet one of our candidates for governor of Michigan! Abdul is doctor from Detroit with Bernie's values. Mark Sellers, the owner of Grand Rapids Brewing Company, has offered this venue to us - thank you, Mark! Please tip your waiters and waitresses generously! Here's a great intro video: https://www.facebook.com/AbdulforMichigan/

https://www.facebook.com/events/1002479086554874/

Location: 
Grand Rapids Brewing Company
Address: 
1 Ionia Ave SW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Tags:

Intersectionality:

Canvassing for the Grand Rapids Tenant Union

Date: 
Thu, Apr 13, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us to help distribute flyers inviting people to be part of the Grand Rapids Tenant Union. We have mapped out all of the renters in t Garfield Park area, so we will only be dropping flyers off at those houses. Tenants and Allies are welcome to canvass with us. We will be meeting at the Garfield Park Neighborhood Association Lodge and going door to door from there. The flyer will be inviting people to a community meeting on April 27 to join the Grand Rapids Tenant Union.

Location: 
Garfield Park Neighborhoods Association
Address: 
334 Burton St SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507

Event Type:

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Grand Rapids