Meetings and Events

Next Monthly Meeting

Date, Time, Location

 

Meetings are Virtual over Zoom until further notice

We meet on the second Thursday of the Month at 7:00 - 9:00

Members will receive a meeting invite.

Contact Us for an invitation. 

July Meeting Cancelled

Take a Summer Break

We'll be back with an in-person picnic in August to celebrate reopening and the start of another season of activism.

Upcoming Programs

July: We're taking a break.

August: Picnic in a park.

If you have a suggestion for a speaker or topic of discussion, contact Vicky.

2021 Huddle Meetings

 
June 10, 2021
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Barbara led a discussion of S-1, the For the People Act. Danny DeBare of Activate America discussed activism strategy for 2022 midterms.

Summary of S-1 Bill

Presentation Slides

May 20, 2021

Members reported on activism organizations they have worked with, that we might want to partner with in the upcoming election season.

Organization Summaries

Meeting Slides

April 8, 2021

We discussed:

  • Our accomplishments in 2020 election activism

  • Shared approach to meetings

  • Breakout session to identify ideas for 2021 focus

  • Top focus: Fight and counteract voter suppression 

February 11, 2021

Al Padro, member of the CV Municipal Advisory Council, presented an overview of the purpose and functioning of the MAC and a typical meeting.

Presentation summary

January 14, 2021

Susan explained why Trump is still a danger. Jane explained impeachment and 25th Amendment.

Meeting slides

Presentation slides

March 11, 2021

Sara Lamnin, member of the Alameda County Coalition for Fair Redistricting, discussed promoting a fair process for redrawing the five County Supervisor District boundaries.

Presentation slides

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Recent Special Events

 
Assembling Face Shields
January 18, 2021

In conjunction with the Biden-Harris inauguration and MLK Day of Service, Vicky organized a project to assemble 200 face shields for health care workers.

Casey and Phid joined the effort (each working from home). Vicky delivered the assembled shields to Alameda Health Systems.

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Annual Special Events

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Annual Special Events

(Covid permitting)

New Year Retreat:

Set goals for the year

Summer Picnic: 

Barbecue and play

Holiday Social:  

Sweet and savory treats

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We invite you to join us and make change a reality

Act as if what you do makes a difference.  IT DOES!  

William James