Lansing

6th Annual Mamas' March

Date: 
Thu, May 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

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>>> Hope and Action Today Shapes Our Path for Tomorrow >>>

WHO? Mothers from across Michigan coming together in hope and action today to shape our path for tomorrow.

WHAT? A day of action at the Capitol to celebrate activist mamas and make legislative visits about the Mamas' Agenda and other issues that matter to mothers in Michigan.

WHY? 1) Moms should be sharing their stories on issues like access to paid sick days, affordable childcare, infant and maternal mortality, access to water and healthy food. We all have powerful stories to share.

Location: 
Lansing Central United Methodist Church
Address: 
215 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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The People's Lobby Day

Date: 
Tue, May 22, 2018 - 9:30am to 3:30pm

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TO REGISTER CLICK>>> http://bit.ly/peopleslobby

Michigan United is headed to the Capitol to lobby the state government regarding the people's issues! We are engaging with elected officials around immigrant rights, criminal justice reform, universal family care and clean water. Join us for this monumental show of strength and solidarity in Lansing!

You must fill out this form to register:
http://bit.ly/peopleslobby

Location: 
Lansing, Michigan

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Survivor & Ally Empowerment Day

Date: 
Thu, Apr 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm

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In recognition of National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, join Sen. Curtis Hertel, Jr. and Sen. Tonya Schuitmaker for Survivor and Ally Empowerment Day, a day of advocacy and empowerment for survivors of sexual assault. We encourage survivors to embrace their voice and recognize their power. Together, survivors and allies have the power to effect change through legislative action like Yes Means Yes (SB 620), an affirmative consent bill introduced by Sen. Hertel and co-sponsored by Sen. Schuitmaker.

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol
Address: 
110 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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Care for Michigan: Winning a Study Bill on Long-Term Care

Date: 
Thu, Apr 19, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am

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Long-Term Care Study Bill Lobby Day
Thursday, April 19, 9:30-11am
13th Floor Conference Room
Anderson House Office Building
124 N. Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI 48933

Friends -

Nationwide, 10,000 people each day turn 65 years old. By 2025, Michigan’s 65+ population will reach 18 percent of the total population of Michigan. About 70% of us will need some form of long-term care - from help getting dressed or eating meals to more acute medical care - as we age.

Location: 
Lansing Capital Building

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Picket Meet the Cougars Event

Date: 
Wed, Apr 18, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

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Protest Meet the Cougars Event for Incoming Freshman and their Families
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Protesters gather at 5:30 p.m. and picket until 7:30 p.m.
Event begins at 6 p.m. and ends at 7:15 p.m.
https://www.lansingcatholic.org/admissions/admissions-events

Location: 
Lansing Catholic High School
Address: 
501 Marshall St, Lansing, Michigan 48912

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Picket Incoming Freshman Family Ice Cream Social

Date: 
Wed, Jun 6, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

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Protesters gather at 6:30 p.m. and picket until the event has ended.
Event begins at 7 p.m. Ending time unknown.
https://www.lansingcatholic.org/admissions/admissions-events

Location: 
Lansing Catholic High School
Address: 
501 Marshall St, Lansing, Michigan 48912

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Canvasser Training - Lansing

Date: 
Sat, May 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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Today, politicians are meeting behind closed doors to manipulate our voting districts to benefit themselves, not the interests of the citizens or communities of Michigan. We have the power to end this manipulation, but it will take all of us!

So, what can you do to make sure we successfully reform Michigan’s broken redistricting process?

Location: 
Capital Area District Libraries

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Single Payer Canvassing Training

Date: 
Sat, Apr 28, 2018 - 10:30am to 2:30pm

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Do you believe the time is right for Single Payer universal healthcare in this country and in this state?! A new poll shows that 60% of Americans want Medicare for All (https://www.kff.org/health-costs/poll-finding/kaiser-health-tracking-poll-march-2018-prescription-drug-pricing-medicare-for-all-proposals/) . Yet politicians won't move on the issue because of all the money they get from health insurance companies.

Location: 
Capital Area District Libraries

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Kalamazoo April Activist Night

Date: 
Wed, Apr 18, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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Activist nights take place in Kalamazoo every third Wednesday of the month. Monthly meetings will include legislative updates, direct action activities, volunteer tasks and strategic planning. Themes and topics for Activist Nights may be subject change resulting in a change of event description.

Activist nights are open to all, no RSVP required.

Snacks and beverages are provided.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1979139342346985/

Location: 
Planned Parenthood: Kalamazoo Health Center
Address: 
115 W Allegan St, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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Arbor Day: Meet Abdul El-Sayed

Date: 
Fri, Apr 27, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

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Join us for a fun event celebrating Abdul El-Sayed’s candidacy for Governor. We endorsed Abdul in late 2017 & we are ready to make sure we win! We can only do this together. Come meet Abdul, hang out with like minded friends, and see what other exciting endorsements are to come.

https://www.facebook.com/events/586529918371770/

Location: 
The Avenue Cafe
Address: 
2021 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48912

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