Organizing Meeting

Indivisible Planning - Ann Arbor & Washtenaw County

Date: 
Fri, Jan 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Stall the Trump agenda! Stiffen Democrats' spines! Demand our members of Congress represent us! Take back the House & Senate in 2018! We're using the Indivisible Guide, and this is just our 2nd meeting--come join us! READ ON FOR DETAILS:

PARK: On Little Lake Drive Please, not in Sunward's parking lot

ARRIVE: EARLY. If we get more than 90 people or so we'll have to turn you away (don't worry, we'll hold another meeting)

Location: 
Sunward Cohousing

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Organizing Circle: Abolition and Prisoner Solidarity

Date: 
Tue, Jan 17, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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An alliance of individuals, groups, organizing efforts, political projects, and campaigns engaged in amping up prisoner support and anti-prison/anti-police work in Michigan. All are welcome (except cops and other enforcers of the incarceral state), children included, with a special encouragement to those formerly imprisoned and people who have loved ones behind bars.

Location: 
St. Peter's Episcopal Church Detroit, 1950 Trumbull St, Detroit, Michigan 48216

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LWV-AA: New Member Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Feb 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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New Member Meeting. Find out about the League of Women Voters - who we are, what we do and why we do it and how you can defend democracy.

Location: 
Hathaway's Hideaway, 310 S Ashley St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA

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LWV-AA Redistricting Meeting-Member meeting

Date: 
Mon, Feb 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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REDISTRICTING MEETING. What is Happening in Michigan? Right now the political party in power draws the district boundaries and both parties play this game. Our job is to take this control away from the legislature and place it in the hands of a citizens' commission. Come find out what is happeniing.
Members only, but you can join at the meeting.

Location: 
Hathaway's Hideaway, 310 S Ashley St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA

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HOW TO RESIST TRUMP (It may not be as hard as you think!)

Date: 
Wed, Jan 18, 2017 - 6:45pm to 9:00pm

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HOW TO RESIST TRUMP?
It may not be as hard as you think!

The Huntington Woods Peace, Citizenship & Education Project
presents a review and discussion of the recent article that has gone viral on the Internet:

Indivisible: A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda
compiled by former congressional staffers.

Location: 
Huntington Woods Library: 26415 Scotia Rd., Huntington Woods MI 48070 US

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Citizens' Cimate Lobby

Date: 
Sat, Jan 14, 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:45pm

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Worried about climate change? Wondering how you can make a real difference?
Come to the monthly meeting of the Ann Arbor chapter of Citizens' Climate
Lobby (CCL). CCL is a national, grassroots organization working to enact
federal legislation to put a price on CO2.

Location: 
AADL Downtown 3rd-floor freespace [1], [1] http://wcbn.org/content/aadl-downtown-3rd-floor-freespace

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Feminist Happy Hour & Sign Making with Washtenaw NOW

Date: 
Thu, Jan 12, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Mark your calendars for our next Feminist Happy Hour on Thursday, January 12th at Bona Sera, 200 W. Michigan Avenue, Ypsilanti, from 6-8 p.m. Among other topics, we plan to discuss the upcoming marches resisting rolling back the rights of women, minorities, religious groups and immigrants. In addition to the Women's March in Washington, D.C., on the 21st, there will be a march in Lansing and events right here in Ypsilanti. We will brainstorm ideas at the Happy Hour and supplies will be available for creating protest signs for whichever march we are planning to join.

Location: 
Bona Sera Restaurant

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FAM (formerly Pantsuit Nation) Weekly meeting

Date: 
Wed, Jan 11, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Agenda:
Arrival: 6:45-7:05
Introductions: 7:05-7:15
Updates: 7:15-7:30
About us feedback: 7:30-8:00
We will have to approve a version of the document after incorporating feedback. It can be changed after Feb 11
Phone banking: 8:00-8:15
Convention attendance logistics: 8:15-8:30
Tentatively, what we will do at the convention: 8:30-8:50
Next meeting 8:50-8:55

Location: 
913 Fairway Park Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48103

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Sharing Space after the Trump Inauguration

Date: 
Fri, Jan 20, 2017 - 7:00pm to 11:59pm

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Come to Bona Sera's downstairs for a coffee-house vibe to share feelings, build community with your neighbors, and express yourself in a shared moment of grief and solidarity. Open Mic for music and expression. Materials on hand to make signs and banners for Saturday's March -- or bring your own. Family friendly environment, disability-accessible. An ASL-interpreter will be present. This event is FREE no purchases necessary.

https://www.facebook.com/events/693694437459537/

Location: 
Bona Sera Restaurant

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People's Potluck January

Date: 
Mon, Jan 23, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

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The People's Potluck has been holding monthly meetings since 2012. WE have had many extraordinary conversations with hundreds of diverse people. WE have gotten to share space with some of the greatest thinkers of our time. Like Darryl Mitchell and General Baker. NOW MORE THAN EVER WE NEED TO GATHER IN THESE SPACES AND LEARN FROM EACH OTHER.

Location: 
Ford Memorial United Methodist Church: 16400 W Warren Ave, Detroit MI 48228 US

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