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Upcoming Events

October 2, 2014

Voices of Experience* » Springfield

Ohioans to Stop Executions and local concerned organizations invite the public to a Town Hall Forum to share their experiences, questions, and concerns about the fairness and accuracy of the death penalty in Ohio.

Speakers include:

  • Joe D’Ambrosio, who is Ohio’s sixth death row exoneree.
Start: October 2, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Father Collins Hall at Saint Teresa Catholic Church
Address:
1827 N. Limestone, Springfield, OH, 45503
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October 7, 2014

A Woman in the White House… Are we there yet?* » Columbus

ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women is hosting their annual public policy luncheon about the path to a female president.

Professor Joan McLean of Ohio Wesleyan University shares her insights on what it will take for a woman to win a major party’s presidential nomination and ultimately the 2016 General Election.

Start: October 7, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 7, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: The Fawcett Center
Address:
2400 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH, 43210
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Van Wert County Democratic Party Fall Banquet* » Van Wert

ACLU of Ohio Senior Policy Director Mike Brickner will speak at the Van Wert County Democratic Party Fall Banquet. Mr. Brickner will discuss work by the ACLU in the courts and local communities to protect and expand access to voting. Through outreach to people with criminal convictions, people with disabilities, and students, the ACLU of Ohio continues to stand up for people’s rights to participate in their government.

Start: October 7, 2014 6:15 pm
End: October 7, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Van Wert VFW Hall
Address:
111 N Shannon Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891
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Van Wert County Democratic Party Fall Banquet* » Van Wert

ACLU of Ohio Senior Policy Director Mike Brickner will speak at the Van Wert County Democratic Party Fall Banquet. Mr. Brickner will discuss work by the ACLU in the courts and local communities to protect and expand access to voting. Through outreach to people with criminal convictions, people with disabilities, and students, the ACLU of Ohio continues to stand up for people’s rights to participate in their government.

Start: October 7, 2014 6:15 pm
End: October 7, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Van Wert VFW Hall
Address:
111 N Shannon Street, Van Wert, OH, 45891
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October 8, 2014

Ohio Library Council 2014 Convention and Expo* » Columbus

Visit the region’s largest marketplace of services and products for libraries! The OLC Expo Committee has planned a robust day, which includes a variety of vendors and workshops. Return to your library with new ideas, updated resources, and a fresh perspective.

Start: October 8, 2014 12:00 am
End: October 10, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Greater Columbus Convention Center (Hall C and downtown Hilton)
Address:
401 North High Street, Columbus, OH, 43215
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October 11, 2014

Building Relationships, Restoration, Recovery, Re-Entry Conference* » Trotwood

The Building Relationships Restoration, Recovery, Re-Entry Conference brings together law enforcement, faith groups, and non-profit organizations to connect people with criminal convictions to resources in the community. Workshops will explore topics such as mass incarceration, rights of formerly incarcerated people, and personal empowerment.

Start: October 11, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: United Theological Seminary
Address:
4501 Denlinger Rd., Trotwood, OH, 45426
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October 12, 2014

Sixth Annual Open the Door to Equality Rally * » Wooster

Join activists for the 6th annual Open the Door to Equality Rally and hear heartfelt stories from individuals calling for equal rights in the LGBT community.

The rally’s theme is “There’s a Change a-Coming!” Featured speakers will include:

  • Michael Premo, campaign manager, Why Marriage Matters Ohio
  • The Rev.
Start: October 12, 2014 3:45 am
End:
Venue: Gazebo on the Square
Address:
Intersection of Liberty and Market Streets, Wooster, OH, 44691
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The 2014 Ed Likover Memorial Lecture » Cleveland

Not a Prayer? Religious Liberty After Greece v. Galloway
A conversation with Susan Galloway, plaintiff in Greece v. Galloway

Religious Liberty

Can a town board meeting open with an official sectarian prayer? The United States Supreme Court recently answered yes in Greece v.

Start: October 12, 2014 2:00 pm
End:
Venue: Cleveland State University
Address:
Student Center Ballroom 2121 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH, 44115
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November 20, 2014

2014 NASW Ohio Chapter Annual Conference* » Columbus

The 2014 Annual Conference, Identity, Belonging, Collaborating: Social Work’s Role in an Increasingly Diverse World, will provide social workers with the tools to strengthen their skills in communicating and working effectively with clients, colleagues, policymakers, and communities whose make-ups are continually changing.

Start: November 20, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 21, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Quest Conference Center
Address:
8405 Pulsar Place, Columbus, OH, 43240
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