In preparation for the Women’s March in Washington on January 21 and inaugural protests in New York City and Trenton, there will be a pre-march meeting at The Woodland (the former Maplewood Woman’s Club), 60 Woodland Avenue, Maplewood, NJ from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.
Members of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) will present “Know Your Rights as a Protester.” Local activist groups will also speak about their work and opportunities to get involved. Information tables with volunteer sign-up sheets will be available.
No reservations necessary. Small donations of $2 -5 will be accepted at the door to cover costs of the venue and security.
The list of participating groups include:
ACLU – American Civil Liberties Union
SURJ – Standing Up For Racial Justice
South Orange-Maplewood Community Coalition on Race
Local Democratic Party leaders
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense
Garden State Equality
League of Women Voters
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS
January 11, 2017, 7 pm – 9 pm
60 Woodland Avenue