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LWVHA Forum Moderator/Worker Training

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Tue, May 29, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Training for LWVHA members to moderate, serve as timekeeper or work at a candidate forum. To reserve a seat, contact lwvholland@gmail.com. Join this important work!

https://www.facebook.com/events/170658843595959/

Location: 
Herrick District Library
Address: 
300 S River Ave, Holland, Michigan 49423

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Freedom of Information Act Training

Date: 
Thu, May 24, 2018 - 6:30pm

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On May 24th, 6:30-8:30pm, our friend & comrade Oday Salim from Great Lakes Environmental Law Center will lead us in a training on how to file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. We will be using this skill to get government data that will help us in our lobbying efforts for bills in the state legislature relate to water shut-offs. The main audience of this training is People's Water Board organizations and their members but open to all -- learning to FOIA is a helpful skill to have in your organizing toolbox for whatever work you're engaged in.

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Breakers Covenant Church International at 8801 Woodward Ave in Detroit

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HVDSA electoral committee meeting

Date: 
Sun, May 27, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

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Ann Arbor District Library Lamplighter Room: Downtown Library, 343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA

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Summer Strategy Session! Michigan Student Power

Date: 
Sat, May 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Please RSVP! https://goo.gl/forms/TqOrSz0eQ1dTl5Ah1

New and current MSPN members are invited to join us for a Summer Strategy Session! We'll discuss ways to keep up momentum over the break, and continue to build our campaign to Reclaim Higher Education. The fight for affordable and accessible education doesn't end after finals!

Meet student organizers from across the state, share about work happening in your area, and find ways to connect with the network.

Location: 
Wells Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, United States

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Meet the Candidates of Michigan's 10th District

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Wed, May 23, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

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MI10 area-North Half-Meet the Candidates

Co-Sponsored by Indivisible in the Thumb and The Lapeer Indivisible Team

May 23, 2018 7:00 PM (6:30 informal mingle)

Eddie G’s 6484 Marlette St., Marlette, Michigan 48453

8th District State Senator
Raymond Filipek, confirmed attendance
Paul R. Francis, contacted, no response.

25th State Senator
Deborah Bourgois, confirmed attendance

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Eddie g's
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6484 Marlette St, Marlette, Michigan 48453

May General Meeting - Dark Money in Michigan Politics

Date: 
Wed, May 16, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Craig Mauger who is the Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network will share what goes on behind the scenes with money in politics and answer your questions. http://www.mcfn.org

https://www.facebook.com/events/1549739981747468/

Location: 
Howell Carnegie Library
Address: 
314 W Grand River Ave, Howell, Michigan 48843

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Annual Meeting

Date: 
Sat, May 19, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Join us for lunch, the election of new board members and learn more about gerrymandering. We are ordering off the menu and all are welcome to attend.

https://www.facebook.com/events/434554136993891/

Location: 
Olga's Kitchen
Address: 
43201 Garfield Road, Clinton Township, Michigan 48038

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6th Congressional District Candidate Forum

Date: 
Tue, May 29, 2018 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm

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4:30PM - 5:30PM: Pre- forum networking with candidates. Guests can visit with the candidates and pick up lit from tables.
5:30PM: Forum begins
7:00PM: Forum ends
7:00PM - 7:30PM: Post-forum networking with candidates

More details to come

https://www.facebook.com/events/437220973395594/

Location: 
Kalamazoo Public Library
Address: 
315 S Rose St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

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Ain’t No Party like a Phone Calling Party!

Date: 
Wed, May 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

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Hosted by Michigan Resistance in partnership with the Michigan Democratic Party.

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Connie Lipperts House, 702 E Huron, Milford, Michigan

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Millennial Conversation : Midterm Elections & Political Enga.

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Thu, May 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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The Millennial Conversations series seeks to address social issues within Detroit from the perspective of a millennial through raw dialogue and solution seeking strategies. After the conversation, participants can enjoy a networking mixer, while finding out more information on how to vote in the midterm elections. This particular conversation will specifically discuss the midterm elections and address the lack of political engagement from millennials in Detroit.

Location: 
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Address: 
315 E Warren Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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