How do you want to make your voice heard in Olympia in the 2020 legislative session?
Action Workshop in Olympia is shifting its focus to help you do that!
Featured speaker will be Senator Jeannie Darneille, 27th Legislative District, speaking on "The Nuts and Bolts of Achieving Action through Legislation."
Former Senator Karen Fraser will follow with a discussion on the "Importance of Understanding Your Power for Action."
Other speakers will provide hands-on training for using websites to effective advocacy.
LWVWA Issue Chair presentations will include Democracy - Elections and Census/Redistricting, Climate Change/Water; Healthcare, Education Social Justice, Housing/Homelessness and Transportation. There will also be sessions on incorporating Diversity, Equity and Inclusion into advocacy work. Lunch and all materials are included in the registration fee. On-site/day-of registration fee will increase to $40.
South Puget Sound Community College—Lacey Campus
4220 6th Avenue SE
Olympia, WA 98503
Registration and networking begin at 9 a.m.
Event begins at 9:30 a.m.
A limited number of scholarships are available if the registration fee would be a barrier to your participation. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov 5th. Apply here.
In addition to the actual workshop, each League is offering the opportunity for Friday night homestays with local League members for those who might like to come in the night before. Send email request to firstname.lastname@example.org.