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Social and Political Activism - Week of April 15, 2019

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April 2019
 7:30 pm  Free! 

"Brews & Views: Criminal Justice Reform in Michigan": League of Women Voters of the Ann Arbor Area.

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Tara McManus from Michigan Council on Crime and Delinquency (MCCD) will present on the organization's efforts to pass criminal justice reform in Michigan. MCCD will report on the progress of its package of bills on juvenile justice called Raise the Age.
This event is open to the public, but must be over 21 to buy/drink alcohol.
Pointless Brewery, 3014 Packard St. Free. 989-455-4484. pointlessbrew,com [map]



April 2019
 10 a.m.  Free! 

"Washtenaw County Water Security Consensus Conference": ESPA at the University of Michigan.

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In the past few years there have been repeated challenges in providing safe water to all current and future Michigan residents. These challenges have drawn the attention of policy makers and experts, but a critical component of the discussion on improving water security must be the values and perspectives of impacted community members. The consensus conference provides an opportunity for Washtenaw County residents to come together to learn about water security issues and provide their perspectives to policy makers. To better understand how to ensure water security for our county and state, we must look to those who will be most impacted-the community members themselves. We need your voice and perspective! If you live in Washtenaw County and are interested in contributing to the discussion around water security, please consider applying to be a community representative! Representatives will receive meals, transportation costs and a $15/hour stipend for their time.
Ann Arbor District Library: Pittsfield Branch, 2359 Oak Valley Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48103. Free. [map]

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