Kalamazoo

Medicare for All Canvassing Downtown Kalamazoo

Date: 
Sat, Dec 7, 2019 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm

City:

Our Medicare for All working group is holding its next canvassing event in downtown Kalamazoo on Saturday, Dec. 7. We will be meeting at 12:30 p.m. at Something's Brewing to go over materials before setting out to canvass at 1 p.m. If you've never canvassed before, or are nervous about canvassing, this event will be the perfect opportunity to learn and get comfortable! No one will be asked to go out alone unless you are 100% comfortable. Come help us spread the word about the need for a single-payer healthcare system!

Location: 
Something's Brewing
Address: 
120 W South St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

Event Type:

Intersectionality:

SWMI DSA November General Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Nov 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

PLEASE NOTE: This meeting has been postponed from Nov. 11 to Nov. 18 due to weather! Stay safe and we'll see you Nov. 18!

The next general meeting of the Southwest Michigan chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America will be held Monday, Nov. 18, at the Vine Neighborhood Association (located next to Bagel Beanery, in the same parking lot with Fourth Coast/Crow's Nest). We will hear updates from our working groups and discuss upcoming actions. This meeting is open to the public, curious non-members are encouraged to attend and see what the organization is about!

Location: 
Vine Neighborhood Association
Address: 
814 S Westnedge, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008

Event Type:

Hydrogen-Powered Railway Vehicles

Date: 
Sat, Nov 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

City:

This will be an interesting and enlightening meeting. You will hear how technology is beginning to change railroad operations around the world as the industry seeks to address the challenges of environmental sustainability. An “Overview of Hydrogen-Powered Railway Vehicles” will be presented by Andreas Hoffrichter who is the Burkhardt Professor in Railway Management and the Executive Director of the Center for Railway Research and Education in the Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.

Location: 
212 S Park St W, Kalamazoo MI 49007

Event Type:

Kalamazoo Climate Strike

Date: 
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

City:

Kalamazoo is participating in the Global Climate Strike! Around the world, people will walk out of their schools, workplaces, and homes to demand transformative action in response to the global climate crisis. Join us! #StrikeWiithUs #ClimateStrike

https://www.facebook.com/events/469151490331766/

Location: 
Arcadia Creek Festival Site
Address: 
Kalamazoo

Event Type:

Intersectionality:

Lights for Liberty Kalamazoo

Date: 
Fri, Jul 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

Please join us as we raise our voices and our hearts in unison to demand an end to human detention camps.

www.lightsforliberty.org

Location: 
Bronson Park
Address: 
200 S Rose St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

Event Type:

Intersectionality:

SWMI DSA July General Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Jul 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

EDIT: This meeting has been pushed back to Monday, July 8, so as not to overlap with a Kalamazoo City Commission meeting July 1.

The Southwest Michigan chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America are holding our next general meeting July 8 at the Vine Neighborhood Association (located next to Bagel Beanery, in the same parking lot as Fourth Coast/Crow's Nest). This meeting is open to the public, so if you've been curious about joining DSA, this is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the organization!

Location: 
Vine Neighborhood Association
Address: 
814 S Westnedge, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008

Event Type:

Kalamazoo Listening Session Training

Date: 
Wed, Jun 12, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

Training on how to organize listening sessions .

We had a great Capitol Day, lets keep moving our issues forward!Join us for a evening of training to learn to how organize a listening session that would be beneficial to the community. Training will cover how to engage the community to attend and how to hold the listening session.

https://www.facebook.com/events/463925414360905/

Location: 
Michigan United
Address: 
1009 E Stockbridge Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001

Event Type:

MI PPC Truth And Poverty Tour Kalamazoo

Date: 
Sat, Apr 27, 2019 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

City:

The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is showing the real national emergency through state-led, nationally-coordinated Truth and Poverty Tours now being conducted in more than 30 states, including Michigan. These Tours, we are shining a light on the deep suffering caused by systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, and ecological devastation, which is being felt all over the country, challenging the immoral narrative that blames the poor for poverty and ignores the great abundance in our nation.

Location: 
Kalamazoo First Congregational UCC
Address: 
345 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Event Type:

Tags:

Intersectionality:

May 6 General Meeting - SWMI DSA

Date: 
Mon, May 6, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

The Southwest Michigan Democratic Socialists of America are holding our next general meeting on Monday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at the Vine Neighborhood association! All DSA members, prospective members and curious comrades are encouraged to attend!
Feel free to send us a Facebook message if you have any questions. See you there!

https://www.facebook.com/events/648655605607552/

Location: 
Vine Neighborhood Association
Address: 
814 S Westnedge, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008

Event Type:

Free screening of "Fix It:" why we need Medicare for All!

Date: 
Thu, May 2, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

City:

Come to this free screening of "Fix it: healthcare at the tipping point:" this excellent 50 minute documentary breaks down why our healthcare system is so expensive and unfair, and why Medicare for All is the solution! Q&A discussion to follow. Come to the Van Deusen room on the 3rd floor of the library. This event is FREE and an EXCELLENT opportunity to learn more about Medicare for All.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2327960707528722/

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

Event Type:

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Kalamazoo