Ypsilanti

Queers Without Fears

Date: 
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

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Eastern Michigan University's Queer and Trans People of Color Collective (QTPOCC) presents Queers Without Fears: A Conversation on Abusive Relationships in Queer and Trans Communities. An incredible panel has been put together featuring 5 inspirational queer and trans activists of color from around Metro Detroit. All of these lovely panelists will be speaking about their own experiences dealing with forms of abuse in intimate relationships within the LGBTQ+ community.

This is also LBC Credit approved!

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Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Location: 
Eastern Michigan University
Address: 
The Intersection, Student Center (900 Oakwood St, Eastern Michigan University)

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Save Medicaid in Michigan! With Debbie Dingell

Date: 
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

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Come join a panel discussion and press conference with Rep. Debbie Dingell, State. Rep. Ronnie Peterson, and Councilman Peter Murdock on the potentially devastating cuts coming from Trump's proposed budget.

The proposed federal budget seeks to cut $700 billion from Medicaid. This will devastate seniors, disabled adults, children, and low income workers who depend on Medicaid.

64% of seniors in nursing homes rely on Medicaid

50% of all births in the US covered by Medicaid.

Location: 
Community Alliance
Address: 
301 W Michigan Ave, Ste 102, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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City Council Town Hall

Date: 
Sun, Oct 8, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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*This is an update to the Town Hall. Dan Vogt has had a death in his immediate family. He is not going to be at the Town Hall tomorrow, sadly. The event is still going to take place, no worries. Thank you for your understanding of his absense. City Manager McClary will be there and able to help answer some questions as well. I look forward to seeing you at this event.*

Location: 
Ypsilanti Senior & Community Center
Address: 
1015 N Congress St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

Ypsi City Council Meeting

Date: 
Tue, Oct 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

City:

Join DAY and other community members at City Council to speak out on International Village, the China trip, Community Benefits, and other pressing concerns.

There are multiple opportunities for public comment, including during opening Audience Participation at the beginning of the meeting.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1460166044019637/

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City of Ypsilanti, MI

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Monthly Postcard Writing Party

Date: 
Wed, Sep 27, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

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Come use your voice to address local and national leaders on topics that matter.

This is a monthly event & all supplies are provided.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1057841891017719/

Location: 
Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse
Address: 
307 N River St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48198

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Rock the Vote at Red Rock

Date: 
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

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Enjoy dinner, drinks and live entertainment while helping to end marijuana prohibition in Michigan and supporting the Coalition to Regulate Marijuana like Alcohol. Tickets are $150 per person and sponsorships are available at levels of $1000, $500 and $250.

RSVP to robin@regulatemi.org or 517-974-2265.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1659658934045412/

Location: 
Red Rock Downtown BBQ
Address: 
207 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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October Membership Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Oct 2, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

Join us at our Oct. 2 meeting for members and nonmembers!
➡️Featured Speaker: Jocelyn Benson
▪️ Dean of Wayne State University Law School, 2012-2016
▪️ Member of the Board of Directors of the Southern Poverty Law Center
▪️ CEO of the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE)

Specializing in Election Law and Law Education, Professor Benson is a frequent commentator on voting rights and election law, and has advocated for fairness, transparency, and accountability in our political process throughout her career.

Location: 
EMU Student Center Ballroom B
Address: 
900 Oakwood St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Bystander Intervention Training - Ypsilanti

Date: 
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

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As we see an increase in hate crimes and attacks against immigrants, Muslims, and other vulnerable populations in our communities, many of us have asked ourselves, “What would or what could I do if I were there?” The good news is that there are skills and techniques that you can learn and practice to keep others safe. You don’t have to be passive. Our 4 hour Basic Bystander Training will show you how to respond.

Location: 
Ypsilanti District Library
Address: 
5577 Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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WCDP Office Open House

Date: 
Sun, Oct 1, 2017 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

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Location: 
418 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA

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WICIR hosts the Coalition of Immokalee Workers

Date: 
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Join WICIR, Washtenaw Solidarity with Farmworkers, and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) for an evening centered around learning about farmworker labor issues.

Location: 
218 N Adams St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-2507, United States

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