1st Congressional District Progressive Conference

Event date 27 Jan '18 12:00 pm - 02:30 pm
Event location Mechanicsville Library • 7461 Sherwood Crossing Pl, Mechanicsville, 23111, VA, United States
0 comments
0 likes

We need to come together as 1 district to learn about our candidates & find unified solutions to 2018 election challenges. 

We request the attendance of progressive/liberal groups from all over VACD1. Leadership or representatives or anyone interested. Be prepared to participate. MUST RSVP TO ATTEND (select ‘going’).

> Sawyers, Santana, Hicks, Suddarth and Williams will be attending & are invited to workshop with us. 
> No fee for attendance but we are planning on lunch being available and are working on details (perhaps splitting the cost). 
> Format/Topics:
1) Introductions of groups & their current projects
2) Candidate introductions
3) Workshops covering topics such as (TBD):
- Growing progressive group size
- Improving participation
- Raising money
- Improving communication/collaboration.
- Improving voter turnout (specific to VACD1)
- Opportunities for marketing/advertising (crowdsourced ads?, etc).
4) Training:
- Advanced canvassing tips/strategies.
- Basics of MiniVan (bring your smartphone/tablet). WiFi available. 
** Any suggested topics (related to 2018 election)?
** Any experts on these (or related topics)?

https://www.facebook.com/events/1581863478538890/
—————-
>Location: Mechanicsville Library Conference Hall @ 7416 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111 (may change due to size of group). 
>MUST RSVP TO ATTEND (to ensure seating for all). 
> ** We are reserving the hall for about an hour before/after and there are breakout rooms available if groups wish to use for their group’s planned meeting or for teleconferencing. Although teleconferencing available for groups that cannot attend in person, I recommend leadership attend in person to improve face to face communication/collaboration 😀😀.

37.613744, -77.3442535

3 months agoAdd to Calender 2018-01-27 17:00:00 2018-01-27 17:00:00 1st Congressional District Progressive Conference We need to come together as 1 district to learn about our candidates & find unified solutions to 2018 election challenges.  We request the attendance of progressive/liberal groups from all over VACD1. Leadership or representatives or anyone interested. Be prepared to participate. MUST RSVP TO ATTEND (select ‘going’). > Sawyers, Santana, Hicks, Suddarth and Williams will be attending & are invited to workshop with us.  > No fee for attendance but we are planning on lunch being available and are working on details (perhaps splitting the cost).  > Format/Topics: 1) Introductions of groups & their current projects 2) Candidate introductions 3) Workshops covering topics such as (TBD): - Growing progressive group size - Improving participation - Raising money - Improving communication/collaboration. - Improving voter turnout (specific to VACD1) - Opportunities for marketing/advertising (crowdsourced ads?, etc). 4) Training: - Advanced canvassing tips/strategies. - Basics of MiniVan (bring your smartphone/tablet). WiFi available.  ** Any suggested topics (related to 2018 election)? ** Any experts on these (or related topics)? https://www.facebook.com/events/1581863478538890/ —————- >Location: Mechanicsville Library Conference Hall @ 7416 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, VA 23111 (may change due to size of group).  >MUST RSVP TO ATTEND (to ensure seating for all).  > ** We are reserving the hall for about an hour before/after and there are breakout rooms available if groups wish to use for their group’s planned meeting or for teleconferencing. Although teleconferencing available for groups that cannot attend in person, I recommend leadership attend in person to improve face to face communication/collaboration 😀😀. Mechanicsville Library America/New_York public Politics