Women

Sign making party! Marquette County

Date: 
Tue, Jan 16, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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Bring sign-making supplies and a few friends to The Delft (upstairs)! Get inspired for the first anniversary of the Women's March.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1983466911895447/

Location: 
139 W Washington St, Marquette, MI 49855-4319, United States

Create the Grand Rapids Unit's 2018 Calendar of Activities

Date: 
Sun, Jan 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Grab a dish to pass and join our leadership team at Mary Blauw's Eastown neighborhood home (message us for the address when you RSVP) for a potluck and to make concrete plans for what nonpartisan activities to engage in and when during 2018. Some of the options include marching in the Hollyhock Lane Parade on the 4th of July, conducting voter registration, participating in Get Out the Vote efforts, and poll watching. If you can't make it, drop us a note and make sure we know what your specific interests are!

Location: 
Grand Rapids, MI

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Women of 2018 - A Panel Discussion

Date: 
Thu, Feb 1, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Meet a panel of women running for office in 2018, find out why they are running and what they hope to accomplish. Panelists include current State Representative Christine Greig; current 14th District Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence; Jennifer Kurland, candidate for Governor; Gretchen Whitmer, candidate for Governor. Our moderator will be State Representative Jeremy Moss. Dana Nessel, candidate for Michigan Attorney General, has withdrawn due to a scheduling conflict; we hope Ms. Nessel will join one of our future panels later this year.

Location: 
Farmington Community Library - Main Branch: 32737 Twelve Mile Rd, Farmington Hills MI 48334 US

Women's March Michigan 2018: Power to the Polls!

Date: 
Sun, Jan 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

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Michiganders will unite one year later at the steps of the state Capitol on January 21, 2018 at 2pm, to celebrate the strides we've made so far and to make plans to build our future. This event is free and open to the public!

Please donate to make this event happen: https://www.youcaring.com/womensmarchmichigan-1025897

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol

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VOTE for Women!

Date: 
Sat, Feb 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

February 24, 2018 from 10:00-4:00
Birmingham Unitarian Church

Doors Open at 9:30
Lunch will be served from 11:30-2:00 in the Social Hall

Candidates Campaign Tables will be available from 10:00-4:00 in the Social Hall

10:00 - Opening Words-

MC-Democratic Floor Leader Rep. Christine Greig

US Congresswoman Debbie Dingell

Statewide Candidates 10:30-11:30

10:30 Gretchen Whitmer, Democratic Candidate for Governor

10:45 Jennifer Kurland, Green Party Candidate for Governor

Location: 
Birmingham Unitarian Church
Address: 
38651 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304

One Year Later, Hear Us Roar

Date: 
Thu, Nov 16, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

One Year Later, Hear Us Roar

Join Hosts Eunice Ring, Karen Weiss, Jenny Byer, Renee Chelian,
Maureen Clinesmith, Lori Goldman, Deborah Gordon, Lisa Lis, Fran Parsons, Linda Solomon, Kristen Sucher, Gia Todd, and Deb Wood
and
Democratic Floor Leader Rep. Christine Greig & her colleagues:
Rep. Winnie Brinks, Rep. Stephanie Chang, Rep. Pam Faris,
Rep. Erika Geiss, Rep. Donna Lasinski, Rep. Leslie Love,
Rep. Kristy Pagan, and Rep Bettie Cook Scott

November 16th
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Location: 
5050 W Maple Rd, West Bloomfield, MI 48322-2534, United States

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NOW Washtenaw chapter November meet up

Date: 
Thu, Nov 9, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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The Washtenaw chapter of NOW will be discussing Alice Walker's The Color Purple at their November meet up. Ypsilanti District Library-Whittaker at 5577 Whittaker Road in Ypsilanti from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Even if you don't have time to finish or even start the book, you are welcome to join them.

Location: 
Ypsilanti District Library, 5577 Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA

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The Women's Convention

Date: 
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 - 12:00am to Mon, Oct 30, 2017 - 12:00am

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This event runs from Friday, October 27, 2017 at 9am through Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 8pm.

Description:
The rise of the woman IS the rise of the nation.

Location: 
Cobo Center
Address: 
Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226, USA

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October 2nd meeting.

Date: 
Mon, Oct 2, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

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We are excited to be getting together again! Please bring a friend to this social planning meeting. Voter registration at the Gerald R Ford Museum is going great! If you are looking for other ways to get involved we have a lot of fun projects in the works!

https://www.facebook.com/events/519125745099921/

Location: 
Grand Traverse Pie Company
Address: 
3224 28th St SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49512

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October Membership Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Oct 2, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Join us at our Oct. 2 meeting for members and nonmembers!
➡️Featured Speaker: Jocelyn Benson
▪️ Dean of Wayne State University Law School, 2012-2016
▪️ Member of the Board of Directors of the Southern Poverty Law Center
▪️ CEO of the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE)

Specializing in Election Law and Law Education, Professor Benson is a frequent commentator on voting rights and election law, and has advocated for fairness, transparency, and accountability in our political process throughout her career.

Location: 
EMU Student Center Ballroom B
Address: 
900 Oakwood St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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