Here are some upcoming events in May and June 2020, and some past events that you can watch online. Chapel Hill NOW is sponsoring the Breaking the Silence event on May 16. Look for a press release. Charlotte NOW is cosponsoring a women’s roundtable event in Charlotte on Jun 2. With so many events online, you can watch them at your convenience!
Many events were cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, including NOW’s national conference in June.
- May 14 – 12pm-1pm, Crucial Conversations with Professor Gene Nichol on his new book, Indecent Assembly (and our indecent General Assembly) with NC Policy Watch
- May 16 – 2pm-3:30pm, Chapel Hill NOW has planned an event on domestic violence (DV) – Breaking the Silence, a conversation about DV. The Compass Center is cosponsoring and presenting. https://www.facebook.com/events/2623306887991239/
- Jun 2 – 6pm-8pm, Women’s Roundtable | We are at the Table, at Charlotte Museum of History. Cosponsored by NOW Charlotte. https://www.facebook.com/events/653835745383292/
- Jun 20 – 10am-3pm, She Changed the World – 19th Amendment Traveling Exhibit at Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum State Historic Site in Gibsonville. https://www.facebook.com/events/771420470038779/
What past events can you watch that NOW chapters had posted and/or were involved with?
- Online #MMIWG Rally from 4/25/20, see agenda and facebook live version of event at https://wp.me/p22b2e-2BZ
- Charlotte NOW 5/6/20 event on status of reproductive rights and abortion clinics with Brooke Adams via Facebook Live.
- WomenNC did a 75 minute presentation showcasing research their current crop of female student scholars have done in NC. You can watch them present their research projects on zoom here. One of my favorites is the research on fair and not sexist dress codes at schools.
- Also other state chapters have been producing events online in which we can take part. Watch the NC NOW facebook page for those. https://www.facebook.com/pg/ncnownationalorgforwomen/
- Virtual Campus ERA Day National Event, students could take part, we could watch live and afterward – https://wp.me/p22b2e-2Bi