Organizing Meeting

Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Garden City

Date: 
Thu, Aug 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Join us at a Town Hall in Garden City to learn more about partisan gerrymandering and how you can get involved to help amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps! We'll be in the Maple Room.

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Location: 
Maplewood Community Center 31735 Maplewood St, Garden City: 31735 Maplewood St, Garden City MI 48135 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Dexter

Date: 
Sat, Aug 4, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

City:

Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Join us at a Town Hall in Dexter to learn more about partisan gerrymandering and how you can get involved to help amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps!

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Dexter Library: 3255 Alpine Street, Dexter MI 48130 US

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Water And Land For People Not For Profit!

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

City:

Moratorium Now!, People’s Water Board, and the Coalition to Oppose the Expansion of US Ecology are gathering this coming Wednesday, July 18th at 4pm in front of Cobo, where the Letter Carriers Convention will be taking place. This national convention is a perfect platform for local coalitions and others to come together and gain national exposure to some of the most pressing issues plaguing our city.

Location: 
Cobo Center

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A Very Gerry Birthday Bash - Warren

Date: 
Sat, Jul 21, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

City:

Join Voters Not Politicians as we mark the end of gerrymandering by celebrating the birthday of the man who gave his name to the practice - Elbridge Gerry.

Come out to Kuhnhenn Brewing Co. in Warren for this volunteer meet up! We’ll raise a glass for a farewell toast to the Father of Gerrymandering before we end the unfair process for good this Election Day.

Whether you were part of our historic signature collection effort last fall, or you’ve just learned about Voters Not Politicians, now is the time to join with thousands of volunteers from every corner of the state.

Location: 
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company: 5919 Chicago Road, Warren MI 48092 US

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Ward 3/4 Issues & Action: The Library Lot & Fermi 2

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

We will meet in the back room to make it easier to hear. We will have a PA with microphone courtesy of our neighbor Oz’s Music.

Presenters:

A representative of CRAFT (Citizen’s Resistance at Fermi Two) will give us an update on DTE’s Fermi nuke discharges into Lake Erie

Neighbor and attorney Eric Lipson will present on the Library Lot citizen initiated ballot initiative

There is rumor of birthday cake

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Location: 
Morgan and York Fine Wines and Specialty Foods
Address: 
1928 Packard St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Canton

Date: 
Thu, Aug 2, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Join us at a Town Hall in Canton to learn more about partisan gerrymandering and how you can get involved to help amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps!

Location: 
Canton Public Library: 1200 S Canton Center Rd, Canton Michigan 48188 US

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The People's Hearing on Cars and Climate

Date: 
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

RSVP here: https://act.sierraclub.org/events/details?formcampaignid=7010Z000002AyKfQAK#

Transportation is the largest and fastest growing source of carbon pollution in the United States. Our cars and pickup trucks account for 47 percent of oil used in the United States and nearly one third of our greenhouse gas emissions.

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons: 4605 Cass Avenue, Detroit MI 48201 US

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Disability Advocates ADA Celebration

Date: 
Mon, Jul 23, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

City:

The ADA Celebration is a community event to celebrate the 28th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). There will be entertainment, food, a visual art activity led by Artists Creating Together (ACT) as well as community partners offering information about services that are available and could benefit individuals with disabilities.

******Arrive and check-in (at gate) between 5:00 - 5:40 to get a door prize ticket for your chance to win an awesome prize from one of our community partners!******

Location: 
Kent District Library - Kentwood Branch

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Westside Cancer Crisis Discussion

Date: 
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

There will be 2 meetings held on the same day pertaining to the Cancer Crisis on the Westside. Our 1st Ward City Commissioners have set this up and we will be joined by a variety of representatives from our City. At these meetings we will be sharing information and collecting health information from residents from the Indiana/Butterworth area. Please help spread the word! thank you.

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Location: 
Servant's Community Church
Address: 
53 Deloney Ave SW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504

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GR Rapid Response to ICE July Training

Date: 
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have increased their activities and are arresting and detaining people in West Michigan every week. We invite you to be part of a campaign to stand in solidarity with immigrants and to stop state violence.

Location: 
Trinity United Methodist Church of Grand Rapids, MI
Address: 
1100 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506

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