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ACLU-NC Conference & Lobby Day March 6-8

Date:
Saturday, March 06, 2010
Time:
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Event Type:
Conference
Organizer/Author:
Location Details:
Holiday Inn Sacramento Capitol Plaza
300 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95814

Join the ACLU of Northern California for our 2010 Conference and Lobby Day, March 6-8 in downtown Sacramento!

Participants will mingle with ACLU staff and meet fellow social justice and civil liberties enthusiasts. All who are interested in becoming active participants in the struggle for freedom and justice are welcome to attend. The Conference and Lobby Day are free of charge, but space is limited. Register today at http://www.aclunc.org/conference !

Register for all three days, or only those you can attend.

Saturday, March 6 – 10:30 am to 7:30 pm
Featuring a lunchtime plenary on national security and workshops on new media, voting rights, technology and civil liberties, immigration reform, and more. Lunch and dinner will be provided. An ACLU signature just.social mixer will follow at a nearby bar.

Sunday, March 7 – noon to 7:30 pm
Featuring a lunchtime plenary on the state of the California budget, suggestions for how to fix some of the problems, and a discussion of the impacts budget cuts have on communities. There will also be breakout sessions to learn about the bills we will be lobbying on and a lobby training, so you will be fully prepared for Monday. Lunch and dinner will be provided.

Monday, March 8 – 8 am to 4 pm
Lobby visits with legislators’ offices at the capitol. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Please wear business or business casual attire.

Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 12, 2010
A special room rate of $84/night (plus taxes and fees) is available at the Holiday Inn Sacramento Capitol Plaza until February 12, 2010. Call (916) 446-0100 or go to http://www.sacramentohi.com/reservations.aspx and provide group booking code ALR to receive the discounted rate.

Registration Deadline: February 28, 2010
Added to the calendar on Wed, Feb 3, 2010 1:57PM
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