FEBRUARY: Upcoming Events & Opportunities for Civic Engagement

State of the YOUnion Teen Action Party - 2/7, 5-7pm @SonySquareNYC

Join us and our Lobby Day co-host YVote for the awesome State of the YOUnion Teen Action Party this Wednesday, February 7th from 5-7PM at Sony Square NYC (25 Madison Ave, New York, NY 11010). Participants will have the opportunity to “remix” the president’s State of the Union address using The LAMP's MediaBreaker tool, create gifs and memes about their aspirations for the country, and interact with testimonials from youth around the country. You can RSVP here: https://stateoftheyounion.splashthat.com/.

D15 Diversity Plan: Public Workshop #1  - 2/13, 6:30-8:30pm @SunsetParkHighSchool

Join us and IntegrateNYC4me members for the 1st Public Workshop of the D15 Diversity Plan - a DOE-led community planning process, as part of the Equity and Excellence for All Initiative, aimed at increasing diversity in District 15's middle schools. It will take place on Tuesday, February 13th from 6:30-8:30pm at Sunset Park High School (153 35th Street, Brooklyn, New York 11232). Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/d15-diversity-plan-public-work…

PB Youth Committee Meeting - 2/14, 5:30-7:30pm @ParkSlopeLibrary

Are you passionate about local democracy, voter inclusivity, and youth civic engagement? Then join the Participatory Budgeting (PB) Youth Committee for its next meeting on Wednesday, February 14th from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Park Slope Library (431 6th Avenue between 8th & 9th Streets, Brooklyn, NY 11215). All are welcome to attend. Please RSVP here: https://goo.gl/forms/9YtDEnon84QoLOhm1 (you can email pbyouthcommittee@gmail.com for more info)

Young Voter Act Letter-Writing Party - 2/18, 2-4pm @Chris'sHouse

Tell your representatives about your support for the Young Voter Act by joining our collective letter-writing efforts on Sunday, February 18th from 2-4pm at our YPPG Leadership member Chris's house (118 Berkeley Place, Brooklyn NY 11217).  

"Students Take Albany 2018" Lobby Day

Remember to sign up to join us on April 24th from 10am-1pm or our "Students take Albany 2018" Lobby Day to support the Young Voter Act. Invite your friends, share the event info with school clubs/organizations, and spread the word via social media! You can register to join us for Lobby Day here: https://goo.gl/forms/JjhYsGv9CncvFc0k1.