Past Meetup

Secular Day at the Capitol 2019 with Secular Coalition for AZ

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Arizona State Capitol

1700 W. Washington St · Phoenix, AZ

How to find us

Meet at the Rose Garden on the north side of the historic Capitol building (with the copper roof).

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Details

Join hundreds of Arizonans who support secular public policy at the Capitol for tours, guest speakers, meetings with your legislators, a rally for secular government and more!

FFRF-VS will have a table there!

REGISTER for your free ticket - or choose to be a sponsor for this event! GO HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/secular-day-at-the-capitol-2019-tickets-53272653942?aff=ebdsorderfblightbox&fbclid=IwAR3Dba5vHVg3D1eIpcXFJlN2kdAek_YokEjPTbvFCsen0gJxviCyTmglxFk

Event schedule:

8:00am - check-in, coffee, snacks, partner booths, and social activities begin

8:30am - early bird Capitol Tour with Rep. Athena Salman (max. 25)

9:00am - 9:30am - press conference and reveal about new issue campaign;

9:30am - 11:30am - one-on-one lobby coaching and assignment; meetings with lawmakers; post-meeting debriefings; guest lectures and presentations

9:45am - Senate Tour with Senator Juan Mendez

11:30pm - lunch with invited lawmakers (provided with registration); social activities continue

12:40pm - group picture and rally for secularism

1:15 - 2:00pm - introductions from House and Senate floors

2:00pm - Civic Engagement Beyond Voting - how to use Request to Speak (RTS) system; possible hearing observation

2:45pm - Presentation by American Atheists

Happy Hour: We'll follow up this day of advocacy and education with a members-only happy hour from 4-6pm. at the Vig Fillmore.

Not a member yet? Become a member today at https://secularaz.org/

Parking Map: http://azleg.gov/alispdfs/council/CapitolMallParkingMap.pdf

Bus/Carpooling Info: Details are still being worked out regarding a bus or carpool from Tucson to Phoenix. Inquiries may be sent to Kay Lehman by email at [masked].