Kick off the New Year with a Minnesota Legislative Update from House Representative Jerry Hertaus. What issues are on the slate? Join us early for snacks and friendly conversation and stay for the presentation at 7:00pm. Plymouth Library (6-9pm).
What’s the Difference between Dems and Republicans? Enjoy this witty and dynamic presentation by RNC Committee Chairwoman Janet Beihoffer. Join us early for snacks and friendly conversation and stay for the presentation at 7:00pm. Plymouth Library (6-9pm).
A Day at the Capitol. Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the renovated state capital building, watch a legislative session in process, and partake in an exclusive meeting with Republican state lawmakers. RSVPs are required to email@example.com. Cost for MNFRW nonmembers: $10.Minnesota State Capitol, (9:15am – 1:00pm)
Pharmaceutical Companies: Friends or Foes? Hear first-hand from a company executive about the industry, public opinion, and government regulation. Learn how a drug comes to market and why drugs cost so much. Join us early for appetizers and friendly conversation on favorite hot topics (6:00-7:00) and stay for the presentation and get your questions answered. Location TBD
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Hear a presentation from NAMI about how and why mental illness and depression must be recognized and treated, especially in today's society. Join us early for snacks and conversation and stay for the presentation at 7:00. Location TBD.
GreenStep Cities Program: Learn about MN’s Green Step Program overtaking cities and implementing restrictive energy, water, and residential property initiatives in an effort to make our lives more “green” and “sustainable.” The City of Plymouth is considering jumping on the bandwagon. Hear reasons why we should be concerned. Join us for conversation at 6:00 and hear the presentation at 7:00.
(Location: Minnetonka Community Center)
Support our team or walk for NAMI, the National Alliance of Mental Illness, at 1:00pm at Minnehaha Park. This is the nation's largest grassroots organization helping those mentally ill. Let's help stop gun violence by treating the mental disorder that is the common element in all school and workplace shootings. Financially support our team at http://tinyurl.com/y9mztl53.