upcoming events

  • Advanced Legislative Advocacy



    Please mark your calendars for August 31 from noon until 2:00 for an Advanced Legislative Advocacy training luncheon!


    Please note the NEW location of this event:


    Enoch Pratt Free Library
    Light Street Branch
    1251 Light Street
    Baltimore, MD 21230

    Please go to the basement meeting room.


    The event, hosted by OSI Baltimore and in partnership with the ACLU of Maryland and Common Cause Maryland will focus on legislative advocacy. Whether you are just getting started or an experienced advocate looking to brush up on the basics, we hope you'll find the training helpful. Jennifer Bevan-Dangel, creator of the webinar "Lobby Like a Pro" and executive director of Common Cause Maryland will be leading the training.


    Among other topics, Ms. Bevan-Dangel will discuss the legislative process, bill tracking, and best practices for effective advocacy. This is a great opportunity for everyone regardless of your level of experience. 


    Lunch will be provided and space is limited so please RSVP to Keith Wallington at KWallington@justicepolicy.org.  


    Date(s):August 31, 2016
    Time(s):12 - 2 p.m.
    Location:Enoch Pratt Free Library - Light Street Branch
    1251 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21230
  • Meeting of the Montgomery County Chapter of ACLU-MD

    The Chapter meets regularly on the 4th Wednesday of the month in the Silver Spring Library.  The meetings are open, and all are welcome to participate.  The Chapter focus on civil liberties issues on a local scale, including


    • Nondiscriminatory policing
    • Racial justice
    • Freedom of speech and expression
    • Religious liberty
    • Educational opportunity and equality
    • Proposed curfews
    • Equal access to public facilities
    Date(s):September 28, 2016
    Time(s):Not Available
    Location:900 Wayne Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20910