Upcoming dates and events

NOW: sign up for NC’s pro-choice signature ad by Jan 13 – nc-now-pro-choice-signature-ad-celebrates-roe-v-wade

1/5/15-1/9/15 – contact president at raleighnow.org if you can help with calls to get people onto signature ad.   These are friendly calls!

1/12/15 Mail in name and donation for pro-choice signature ad by this date.  If afterward, email president at raleighnow.org to see if we can still get your name in.   (Date later extended to 1/16/15)

1/19/15 – Walk with us at the annual Martin Luther King march in downtown Raleigh.  We meet on the Edenton side of the state Capitol at 10:40am – look for the NOW signs.  Step-off is at 11am.  Wear your purple NOW t-shirt or any NOW t-shirt if you have one (Forward NOW, Not Back!).

1/21/15 – get your own copy of the Indy Weekly and look for your name in NC NOW’s pro-choice signature ad!  Hint: check the centerfold!  You can read about another national organization going after abortion in NOW’s appeal letter at https://northcarolinanow.wordpress.com/2015/01/10/731/

1/22/15 – 42nd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the decision which gave women control over their own bodies!

2/3/15 – No Raleigh NOW meeting.  Go instead to the Panel Discussion at NCCU in Durham “The Economics of Education: What We Owe Our Children and Our Nation.” Free and open to the public.  Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham Counties and the NCCU School of Education.  See an event flyer at http://www.lwvodc.org/files/02-03-15_program_flyer.pdf

2/5/15  – Roe event on TRAP laws in Chapel Hill (note date change).  Learn about what they are and what they do!  Hosted by Durham and Chapel Hill NOW chapters.

2/14/15 – HK on J (Historic Thousands on Jones St) in Raleigh.  Look for NOW women and men in purple t-shirts with NOW and ERA signs!  You can still get your own deep purple t-shirt with Forward NOW, Not Back! through Raleigh NOW.  Contact president@raleighnow.org.

2/24/15 – Women’s Advocacy Day at the NCGA in Raleigh, 16 Jones St.   Organized by NCWU and member organizations like NC NOW.  Includes press conference and training on how to talk to your representatives at the NCGA.  Be sure to make an appointment in advance if you can.  Others can join you to talk to your representatives.

2/26/15- Annual Susan B. Anthony event in Fayetteville.  See 15th-annual-sba-event-fayetteville-now-22615/ for information and the flyer.

 

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