Exciting events coming up in 2019 – with excellent speakers coming and plenty of marches and rallies.
2019 Women’s March plans around NC. 4 marches and a bus! Dates vary but all are in January. Allows you opportunities to attend one or more of the women’s marches.
Again in 2018, citizens have the opportunity to publicly show their respect for and appreciation of Science in the face of the Trump administration’s demonstrated disdain for Science. Some cities are hosting Marches for Science this year – Raleigh and Greensboro NC on April 14, 2018 for sure. Western NC has an option in SC on April 21, 2018. Female and male scientists are featured. The Raleigh March For Science includes special activities for children.
Join NC NOW and other partners at the HKonJ (Historic Thousands on Jones St) march and rally. The theme is “Taking Resistance to the Ballot Box.” Meet in front of Raleigh Memorial Auditorium by the ‘water feature’ (see picture). We march together to another spot for a rally. We’ll have an NC NOW banner, NOW rounds and some signs. Feel free to bring your own and make your own statements! Meet at 9am. Details here.
NINE Women’s March anniversary events are being planned in NC so far. These are for January 20th, 2018. Triad – Women’s March On The Polls, 12-3pm, Corpening Plaza, 231 W First St, Winston-Salem facebook.com/triadwomensmarch Raleigh – Women’s Rally On Raleigh, 9-1, Raleigh NC. Theme is “Women Leading The Resistance!” https://www.facebook.com/events/1611316172263531/ Charlotte – Charlotte’s Women’s March, 10am-2pm,Continue reading “And then there were nine (Women’s March Anniversary Events in NC)”
Plan to join us at our anniversary women’s march event in 2018. We are planning a women’s rally on Raleigh, with the theme of “Women Leading The Resistance!” on January 20, 2018. Early information here.
Read about our second Women’s Equality Day March and Rally in Durham. The theme was Women Rise Up, and our speakers gave voice to problems women face and actions people can take. The event was on a beautiful day and in a beautiful place – the American Tobacco Campus in Durham, NC.
Join us for the Women’s Equality Day March and Rally on Saturday, August 26, 2017, from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm! We will celebrate the victories for equality that women have won and rededicate ourselves to eliminating all discrimination against women. This year’s theme is “Women Rise Up Now!” Hashtag #womenriseupnc #womensequalityday
Charlotte NOW participated in the Charlotte March for Education held at Marshall Park in uptown Charlotte on Saturday, Jul 22. Similar marches were held in Washington DC and around the country. There was a very enthusiastic group of supporters on a very hot summer day. Melba Evans spoke on behalf of the Charlotte NOW chapter.
Second presentation of “Advocacy 101:The Basics” training. Learn or review some basic information, tips and skills for the Citizen Advocate with us on Tuesday, March 28, in Raleigh. Find out why you may be a wonderful citizen advocate!