Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Sat, Nov 8th: NOW-NYS Annual Convention



NATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR WOMEN-NYS
STATE ANNUAL CONVENTION
 2014
Equality, Power, Justice!
Location: Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street, 1st floor, Community Room, Brooklyn
 (Steps to Borough Hall station for #2, #3, #4, #5 trains; Jay Street station for A, C, F, N trains; and Court Street for R train)

Saturday, November 8, 2014

10am -12pm-1pm- 3pm

Registration and Credentialing
Note: Closed during luncheon

10 - 10:30am

Opening Plenary Session I
Call to Order
Adoption of the Agenda
Adoption of the Convention Rules
Adoption of the Election Rules
Welcome to Brooklyn

10:30am - Noon

Plenary II
Moderator Donya Nasser NOW-NYS Young Feminist Task Force

Non-Elected Women With Political Power

Brette L. McSweeney.Eleanor's Legacy Committee

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray invited Guest

Zephyr Teachout Law Professor/former NYS Gubernatorial Candidate

12:00 - 1:00pm

Lunch
President's Presentation

1:15 - 2:15pm

Plenary III
Moderator Rachelle Suisa President NOW-Bkln/Queens

Kelly Baden, Center for Reproductive Rights

Annie Tummino, National Women's Liberation Movement

Sunsara Taylor, Stop Patriarchy

2:30 - 3:00pm

Candidate Speeches

3:00 - 3:30pm

Voting
Closing Plenary
Election Results
Vote for 2015 Convention Location
Resolutions

4:00pm

Adjourn

4:05pm

Council meeting (this Council meeting is brief and held strictly to elect a new Chair of the NOW-NYS Council - see Bylaws) & to set council meetings for 2015


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