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STATE CONVENTION!!!! June 7-12, 2021 Virtual

It’s not too late to register delegates or register as a visitor! Register online at: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/sZpfeEihvqiA-AOCUoRKMQ
You can see the full Registration Kit here:
The Pre Convention Kit is also now available. View and download it by clicking here: Pre Convention Kit. In the Kit is all the information that will be voted on during the plenary sessions at Convention: Nominating Committee Report of 2021-2023 Board, Proposed 2021-2022 LWVNYS Budget, Proposed 2021-2023 Program, and Proposed Bylaw Amendments.
The Agenda for Convention is as follows:
Monday, June 7
5:30-7:30 pm     DEI training: Shay Stewart-Bouley
   Beginning Our Journey Toward a More Equitable and Inclusive Organization
Tuesday, June 8-Thursday, June 10
5:30-9:00 pm     Workshops and Caucuses
Friday, June 11
5:30 pm          Opening Plenary Session
6:00 pm          Speaker: Dr. Deborah Turner, LWVUS President
6:30-9:00 pm  Plenary Session (continues)
Saturday, June 12
9:30 – 10:30    Workshops and Caucuses
10:45 -11:45     Workshops and Caucuses
1:00 – 5:00        Plenary Session
The list of workshops and speakers are also in the Pre Convention Kit. After your register, you will be emailed a chart of all the workshops with links to register for the specific ones you choose. But, read about all the great workshops planned:
Monday, June 7, 5:30-7:30 pm
  • DEI Speaker: Ms. Shay Stewart-Bouley
Beginning Our Journey Toward a More Equitable and Inclusive Organization
Tuesday, June 8, 5:30-7:00 pm
Tuesday, June 8, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
  • Concurrence with LWV of California’s Position on Criminal Justice
  • Nonpartisanship: How to Lift Up Our Voices in Hyper-partisan Times
Wednesday, June 9, 5:30 – 7:00 pm
  • 2020 Elections: Lessons Learned and Moving Forward
  • Social Media and Websites for Local Leagues
Wednesday, June 9, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
  • Healthcare Through a DEI Lens
  • Ranked Choice Voting
  • Virtual and Hybrid Candidate Events
Thursday, June 10, 5:30 – 7:00 pm
  • Rural Places Matter: the LWV and the Other New York
  • Modernization of Election Systems
Thursday, June 10, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
  • Carbon’s Big Foot and You
  • NYYCI: Engaging Youth in Our Communities
  • Stand Up, Speak Out: The Personal Politics of Women’s Rights
Saturday, June 12, 9:30 – 10:30 am
  • LWVNYS Proposed 2021-2022 Budget
  • Meet the Nominated Slate of Officers and Board Members
Saturday, June 12, 10:45 – 11:45 am
  • Program Planning
  • LWVNYS Proposed Bylaw Amendments
  • Proposed Climate Change Resolution
REGISTER NOW SO YOU DON’T MISS OUT! Click on the link: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/sZpfeEihvqiA-AOCUoRKMQ
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