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September 2021

Organizing Base-ics: Base Building Training

September 1, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DC
Baltimore
Montgomery County
Maryland State
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Join JUFJ virtually for Organizing Base-ics today and on September 13 to learn the basics of how to help grow people power in an organization, using your networks and organizer secrets for how to engage people more effectively! While we'd love to see you for both, feel free to choose and attend one training session.

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Montgomery County Community Building & Education Team Meeting

September 9, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Community-Building and Education Team meeting to brainstorm new ways to get the Montgomery County community involved in JUFJ. Everyone is welcome!

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Organizing Base-ics: One-to-One Training

September 13, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Join JUFJ virtually for Organizing Base-ics to learn the basics of how to help grow people power in an organization using your networks and organizer secrets for how to engage people more effectively! This training will focus on one-to-ones, a critical organizing tool.

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Baltimore Civic Kibitz 4: Our Homes, Our Developments, Our City

September 23, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Baltimore

Join JUFJ in part 4 of our Civics Kibitz Series, on the Baltimore City housing system. Councilmember Odette Ramos will be joining us!

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October 2021

Baltimore Action Team Fall Kickoff

October 4, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Baltimore
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Interested in getting involved in economic and racial justice issues in Baltimore? Want to work with others to affect change in Baltimore City politics? Join JUFJ for our Baltimore Action Team kickoff event!

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Montgomery County Community Building & Education Team Meeting

October 14, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Community-Building and Education Team meeting to brainstorm new ways to get the Montgomery County community involved in JUFJ. Everyone is welcome!

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DC Politics Crash Course

October 18, 2021 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
DC

Join us for a fast and furious session all about politics in DC - from who our DC councilmembers are to how a bill becomes a law and how the DC budget works.

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Baltimore Civics Kibitz 5: Clerks, Judges, & Courts

October 26, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Baltimore
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Ever wonder why we elect judges? Or what the state's attorney's relationship to the police is? Baltimore City's court system is one of the most opaque mysteries of our political landscape. Come join us for "Civics Kibitz 5: Courts, Clerks, and Judges" to dig into how our City's justice system works (or doesn't).

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November 2021

Montgomery County Community Building & Education Team Meeting

November 11, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Community-Building and Education Team meeting to brainstorm new ways to get the Montgomery County community involved in JUFJ. Everyone is welcome!

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December 2021

MD Statewide Community Meeting

December 1, 2021 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Maryland State
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Join us for our first Maryland statewide meeting of the 2022 legislative session!

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JUFJ Chanukah Party

December 5, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
DC
Baltimore
Montgomery County
Maryland State
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Join the JUFJ community from across DC and Maryland for a virtual Chanukah party!

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Montgomery County Community Building & Education Team Meeting

December 9, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Community-Building and Education Team meeting to brainstorm new ways to get the Montgomery County community involved in JUFJ. Everyone is welcome!

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January 2022

DC Politics Crash Course 101: DC Government

January 6 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
DC

Join us for a fast and furious session on the basics of politics in DC, from who our DC councilmembers are to how a bill becomes a law and how the DC budget works.

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MD Statewide Community Meeting

January 12 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Maryland State
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Join us for our second Maryland statewide meeting of the 2022 legislative session!

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Montgomery County Community Building & Education Team Meeting

January 13 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Montgomery County
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Join us for our next Community-Building and Education Team meeting to brainstorm new ways to get the Montgomery County community involved in JUFJ. Everyone is welcome!

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DC Politics Crash Course 201: DC Budget

January 13 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
DC

A budget is a moral document that reveals what our government really values. As budget season approaches, join us for a deeper dive into the budget process in DC and how JUFJ advocates for our values and priorities to be represented the District's spending.

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Honoring Dr. King: The Enduring Relevance of “Letter from a Birmingham Jail”

January 16 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Baltimore
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Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday at a dynamic, interactive exploration of the “Letter from a Birmingham Jail.”

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Annapolis Academy Rewind: General Assembly 101

January 23 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Maryland State
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If you were not able to attend Sunday's live event, come watch the recording of our educational event about our work with the Maryland General Assembly and our goals for the next session.

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Annapolis Academy Rewind: Testimony 101

January 23 | 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Maryland State
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If you were not able to attend Sunday's live event, come watch the recording of our educational event about how to provide powerful testimony.

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March 2022

Purim 2022: from Annapolis to Zoom

March 15 | 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Maryland State
JUFJers in Annapolis with Purim decorations

Purim is a joyful Jewish holiday that commemorates the story of Queen Esther, who used her power to help her community during challenging times. Every year on (or near) Purim, JUFJ activists deliver mishloach manot, sweet gifts to our Maryland state legislators, along with a reminder of what our legislative priorities are for this year's General Assembly session. But we can't make this sweet delivery without your help.

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