Sunday, June 25 - PEG Speaker Series.
Washtenaw County Sheriff Clayton will speak on "Immigration-related Enforcement Issues in Washtenaw County." Sheriff Clayton is nationally recognized for contributions in this area and has done briefings in Washington D.C. Morris Hall in the Pittsfield Township Administrative Building, 6201 West Michigan Ave., Ann Arbor, 3 pm.
Read full text of Washtenaw County's new immigration policies here.
Saturdays, June 17 and July 1. Get ‘One Human Family’ yard signs at the Ann Arbor Farmers' Market. Volunteer sign up is full but you could offer to be an alternate, or just come visit! Sign up online for shifts from 9 am–1 pm. Sign up here. Questions, call (734) 663-1870 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, June 9 through Saturday, June 10, The Arena Summit.
“Think of the Arena Summit as equal parts spring training, group therapy, summer camp and speed dating for progressives…The goal: to train a field team of inexperienced candidates, face hard truths about the past, forge lasting bonds between local communities and help disparate organizations find their perfect match.” – WIRED Magazine
Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, 48226. Friday, June 9, 3:30 pm to 7 pm. Saturday, June 10, 9 am to 7 pm. 8 pm after-party both evenings. https://thearena.run/detroit
Sunday, June 11th. Learn about this new interfaith coalition of congregations, and unaffiliated individuals, who have joined together throughout the county, to support immigrants and their families. The program will take place at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 20500 W Old US Highway 12, Chelsea, from 2:30 - 4:00 pm. For more information, check the WCS facebook page.
Mon. June 12: 6 p.m. Constituent hour with State Rep. Yousef Rabhi (District 53). Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tearoom, 114 S. Main, Ann Arbor
Tuesday, June 13 - Second Community Listening Session, sponsored by the Ann Arbor Police Department . The session will focus on the Human Rights Commission’s recommendation to give transparency to the Police Department and voice to the community. Bryant Community Center, 3 West Eden Court, 6-8:30 pm.
Tuesdays June 13, June 27, July 11, July 25, August 8, August 22. Planned Parenthood Events Ann Arbor Activist Nights. Meetings will consist of event planning, occasional training, and some administrative tasks as necessary. Please check Facebook page here for updates. Changes or cancellations will be posted by 3 pm. on Tuesdays. Ann Arbor Main Health Center, 3100 Professional Drive from 6-7:15 pm. Location subject to change due to local events and actions.
Sunday, June 25 - The Gender Equity and Health/Planned Parenthood PEG Action Circle invites everyone to join their efforts.
Carol Dickerman and Vicki Patraka are the group's facilitators and Barbara Hooberman is liaison to Planned Parenthood. At the May 21 PEG meeting, the group worked on ways to broaden its theme and appeal without losing its initial focus.
The Action Circle went on to create two goals for future work:
Anyone interested in joining the Action Circle is invited to email the facilitators about their interest in advance of the June 25 meeting. Vicki Patraka, email@example.com and Carol Dickerman firstname.lastname@example.org