Civic Engagement Day with Vote Run Lead, 100 Rural Women, and Revive Virginia

Are you interested in improving your community?

Already working hard on the neighborhood watch or volunteering at school or church, but not sure how to take the next step?

Join local leaders to learn how to become more civically involved through boards, commissions, and even running for local office. This half-day gathering will help community members understand the pathway to join local boards and commissions and the first steps to building your momentum for running for office. Attendees will also hear directly from those serving in these roles.

1:00 – 1:45 PM       Panel discussion with local members of boards and commissions    

1:45 – 2:15 PM        A Roadmap to Joining Boards and Commissions

2:15 - 3:00 PM         Panel Discussion with local elected officials

3:00 – 3:45 PM        90 Days of Action – Steps to Grow Your Political Network and Know-how

3:45 - 4:00 PM         Action Step Planning

Private networking happy hour to follow at the Lyric Center for the Arts, Downtown Virginia

This event is intended for community members from Northern Minnesota and is at no cost to attendees. Registration is requested by May 12, 2023, with the first 50 registrants receiving a swag bag of goodies from local businesses. Light fare served throughout the event.


916 6TH St S
Virginia, MN 55792
United States
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