Education

Ann Arbor Meeting & Campaigning 101

Date: 
Tue, Aug 15, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

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Join us in Ann Arbor for an organizing meeting & discussion focused on progressive politics.
AND *** Campaigning 101 *** featuring:
---Alex Yerkey (Manager/Co-Manager of several campaigns at local and state levels),
---Neil Oza (Campaign Organizer, several campaigns)
---Michelle Deatrick (County Commissioner, beat a 3-term Republican incumbent)
---Alexander Deatrick (field organizer, Bernie 2016)

6:30-7:00: Organizing Meeting
7:00-7:15: Pizza, Connecting
7:15-8:30: Campaigning 101 Presentation

Location: 
Ann Arbor Senior Center
Address: 
1320 Baldwin Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

Nonviolent Direct Action Training

Date: 
Wed, Aug 9, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Please RSVP whether you can make it or not--I am hoping to order pizza so people can snack during the event!

Dinah Dewald, dinah.dewald@gmail.com

Location: 
1461 Old Mill Road, East Lansing

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Movement Politics Training In Jackson!

Date: 
Sun, Aug 20, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Join us for a training on movement politics - transforming our political system by building political power to act on our social justice values. This training is designed to train people who are running for office, running campaigns, or getting involved in campaigns. This training will be located at the Jackson Pride Community Center - 801 S. Mechanic St. in Jackson, MI. It will NOT be in Detroit!

https://www.facebook.com/events/341429099603621/

Location: 
Michigan People's Campaign
Address: 
4405 Wesson, Detroit, Michigan 48210

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Phone Bank Training with Michigan Resistance

Date: 
Wed, Jul 12, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Participate in a specifc phone banking process that is fun and gets results! Since the State Legislature is in recess this week, we will be making calls regarding the national health care bill. We will be meeting at a private residence in East Lansing. Please email me to confirm your interest and obtain the address at: egmeyers3@gmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/events/146247402595657/

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private residence.email me for address egmeyers3@gmail.com

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5th Anniversary of the Rojava Revolution: Ann Arbor Celebration

Date: 
Wed, Jul 19, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:30pm

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July 19, 2017 marks the fifth anniversary of the "formal" beginning of the Rojava Revolution. Join us for a solidarity demonstration, sharing of literature, a film screening, and discussion! Learn about this feminist, ecological, directly democratic experiment in a confederated autonomous region of three million people, also fighting ISIS and Assad, and celebrate five years of revolution.

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Location: 
Ann Arbor District Library
Address: 
343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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New Election Equipment Meet & Greet

Date: 
Tue, Jul 11, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope will host several Meet & Greet events the week of July 10, where the public is welcome to come out and try the new election equipment.

Attendees will be able to try out the new voting equipment, register to vote for the General Election in November, complete absentee voter applications and have all their election questions answered.

Location: 
South Washington Complex
Address: 
2500 S Washington Ave, Lansing, Michigan

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Phone Activism for Introverts!

Date: 
Wed, Jul 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Would you rather clean your bathroom than make a call to your elected official? Here's the chance to get some real tools and tips for getting active and actually making those dreaded but VERY effective calls to your reps. Bring your laptop, phone and a sense of humor. You'll feel better. And there will be chocolate.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1016376985132438/

Location: 
YES - Ypsi Experimental Space
Address: 
8 N Washington St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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New Election Equipment Meet & Greet

Date: 
Wed, Jul 12, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:00am

City:

Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope will host several Meet & Greet events the week of July 10, where the public is welcome to come out and try the new election equipment.

Attendees will be able to try out the new voting equipment, register to vote for the General Election in November, complete absentee voter applications and have all their election questions answered.

Location: 
Letts Community Center
Address: 
1220 W Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan 48915

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ROAR! Training (Detroit, MI)

Date: 
Sun, Jun 25, 2017 - 9:30am to 5:30pm

Struggling to respond to the new political reality, and trying to figure out what to do?

JOIN for Justice, along with our partner with NCJW is offering a new training "ROAR!" focusing on how we can best use our power to strategically have an impact in these times, whether in blocking increasing inequality or offering an alternative vision for the country.

Thanks to our awesome trainers, Chris Messinger and Elizabeth Aeschlimann. Read their full bios here: http://www.joinforjustice.org/roar-trainers/

Location: 
The Corners
Address: 
2075 Walnut Lake Rd, West Bloomfield Township, Michigan 48323

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Social Media Workshop for Peacemakers

Date: 
Sat, Aug 19, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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Sam Inglot, Deputy Communications Director of Progress Michigan will cover the basics and best practices of social media in this workshop for peacemakers. He will answer questions regarding the use of social media to reach our audiences and to push for change. The training also covers how to use Facebook ads and promotion to boost our presence online. Beginners and experienced social media users will find the training valuable to learn something new, brush up on skills, and ask questions. He will present a conceptual overview of how to get the most out of our networks.

Location: 
Livonia Civic Center Library: 32777 Five Mile Road, Livonia MI 48154 US

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