Organizing Meeting

Pax Christi Michigan's 37th Annual State Conference

Date: 
Sat, Apr 14, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

City:

PEOPLE, POVERTY, PLANET:
Focusing on Human Dignity and
Environmental Justice

Fr. Tom Lumpkin and Maureen Taylor are keynote speakers.

$50 registration fee includes conference, continental breakfast and lunch.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/178906

Location: 
Sts. Simon and Jude Church in Westland: 32500 Palmer Rd., Westland MI 48186 US

Event Type:

Tags:

Intersectionality:

MARP goes to Detroit

Date: 
Sat, Apr 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

City:

The Michigan Association of Railroad Passengers (MARP) will be hosting its April business meeting at the Detroit MSU Center. Speakers will include Megan Owens who will update us on the 'new' Regional Transit Authority (RTA) plan.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/178807

Location: 
Michigan State University, Detroit Center: 3408 Woodward Ave, Detroit MI 48201 US

Event Type:

Promote the Vote Meet Up

Date: 
Thu, Apr 12, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm

What: Meet up to brainstorm ways we can reach “Promote the Vote” ballot initiative signature collecting goals to qualify for the November 2018 ballot.

Location: 
Creston Brewery 1504 Plainfield Ave NE Grand Rapids, MI 49505

Event Type:

Intersectionality:

People's Potluck April

Date: 
Mon, Apr 23, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

The People's Potluck is mobilizing for May Day!
Please invite your family and community to help organize.

WE will be singing together!
Rebecca and Tobin will be teaching us the Poor People's Campaign movement songs! We are getting ready for the 40 days of civil disobedience.

Location: 
Central Methodist Church Detroit
Address: 
23 East Adams Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48226

Event Type:

Tags:

May Day & the State of the Labor Movement: A Discussion

Date: 
Sun, Apr 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Join Socialist Alternative Grand Rapids in a conversation about the history of labor struggles in the US, the present state of the labor movement, and a vision of what to do going forward.

Find out how to get involved this May Day in Grand Rapids! Strikes are planned for April 30th and May 1st.

"Stand against Trump's deportation machine and ICE agent raids and stand with immigrants by protesting or striking on May 1. Let's hit Trump and his billionaire backers where it hurts, by shutting down their profits!" - Kshama Sawant

Location: 
Kent-Ionia Labor Council
Address: 
918 Benjamin Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

Event Type:

Tags:

Detroit Peace in the Streets 2018

Date: 
Fri, Apr 20, 2018 - 8:00am to Sat, Apr 21, 2018 - 4:00pm

City:

Welcome to Detroit Peace in the Streets!

"Detroit Peace in the Streets," a Peace Building Conference, being held at Wayne State, April 20-21st.

This event is held by the Detroit & Ann Arbor Rotary, in collaboration with the Wayne State University Center for Peace & Conflict Studies department.

The event will feature dialogues from local survivors, victims, peace-makers, experts, and community leaders to talk about how we can attain peace on three levels in Detroit. Peace in the Schools, Peace in the Homes, and Peace in the Hood.

Location: 
Wayne State University Law School
Address: 
471 W. Palmer Street, Detroit, Michigan 48202

Event Type:

Woman 2 Woman

Date: 
Fri, Apr 20, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. This moth we will bring awareness to sexual assault and offer support and resources. Great information will be shared. See you there!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1749493341781171/

Location: 
LGBT Detroit
Address: 
20025 Greenfield Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48235

Event Type:

Tags:

All Progressive Mixer - We can do this together!

Date: 
Thu, Apr 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Come join progressives who care about our politics and environment and making the world a better and safer place. Meet our progressive candidates who are running for office and join a movement for a brighter tomorrow. Come share some great food, drinks and conversation!! "If we stand together, there's nothing we can't accomplish." Bernie Sanders.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1810129502623935/

Location: 
Peppino's South Kentwood
Address: 
1515 Eastport Dr SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508

Event Type:

Tags:

Intersectionality:

Civil Rights Town Hall

Date: 
Wed, Apr 18, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

In acknowledgement of the 50th anniversary of passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, Linc Up is proposing a stronger Civil Rights Ordinance for the City of Grand Rapids.

Join the discussion and let’s seek to:
-Expanded protected classes
-Mandate investigations of complaints by a trained discrimination investigators
-Issue real fines and penalties to those that violate the law
-Expand protections for persons with disabilities…...and more!

Location: 
Linc Up
Address: 
1167 Madison Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507

Event Type:

AA Leadership Council

Date: 
Tue, Apr 17, 2018 - 6:15pm to 7:45pm

City:

Come join us for our bi-weekly leadership council! We will plan new ways to educate the community, push for better legislation, and help our own group learn from the community around us. Snacks will be provided, and new members are welcome!

https://www.facebook.com/events/177974812850548/

Location: 
3100 Professional Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-5131, United States

Event Type:

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Organizing Meeting