We will meet in the Legislative Office Building in Albany (room number to be announced). The room opens at 9:30 a.m. The program begins at 10:00 a.m. When you arrive, you will receive a packet of materials, team assignments and a schedule of appointments. The program lasts about an hour and a half and includes an introduction to advocacy, an introduction to the issues by issue experts, and other speakers.
We will publish and email you a list of issues, links to position papers, and other materials as the day draws closer.
Our room will be your home base for the day. We will provide rolls, coffee and juice in the morning. Lunch is up to you. There is a Dunkin Donuts in the Capitol Building. In the Concourse, you can find an good cafeteria and a variety of other options, including fool from the local Food Co-Op.
This is a great, once-a-year opportunity to make your values count at the tables of power and network with like-minded activists from across the state.