The PROGRESSTIVAL planning committee has set a date, time, and place, so please mark your calendars (and don't you DARE cross schedule your event!) for
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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2018 FROM 2 TO 5 P.M.
AT THE CONCORDIA BALLROOM
More details will be coming later in November. In the meantime, if your group would like to table at this event, please email couleeprogressive at hotmail. And, if you'd like to see what happened at last year's event, please check the event page!
Here are a few new events happening soon that we just learned about:
Saturday, November 4: Help out AAMAN (African American Mutual Assistance Network)'s Clara Fields School by shopping at Barnes and Noble between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. (or you can shop online between Nov. 4 and 8 and use their code - 12263018 - at checkout).
UPDATE! DATE CHANGED to Sunday, December 3: For our Future Wisconsin is presenting a three hour workshop (1 to 4 p.m.) on LEVERAGING LOCAL MEDIA for your local grassroots organization. Join For Wisconsin's Future's Communications Director, Joe Zepecki, for a special and free 3 hour training focused on improving your or your local grassroots organizations ability to get your messages and events more effectively covered by local media. Joe Zepecki has over a decade of experience in senior political communication here in Wisconsin. They need at least 15 people to run the event which will be held at 2020 Caroline Street (French Island). RSVP by emailing Christian Foust.
Next week, Thursday, November 9 there will be training on Fundamentals for Decentralized Organizing from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Landmark Center in Viroqua. See link for details.