Events

PoliticaNC Sisterhood

Please join us, other Politicas, and guests for our upcoming events. We strive to provide a breadth of opportunities for our members to become engaged civic activists for North Carolina.

 


September

Judicial Indepence for Judges

Join our distinguished guests, NC Supreme Court Justice Robin Hudson and civics expert Annette Pitts as they explain the concepts of an independent judicial branch – how does it promote the balance of powers in our government and why it is so important to maintaining our democracy.

This event is free and open to the public. Please register today and invite your friends and associates to join you!

Date: Sunday, September 19th
Time: 2:30PM – 4:00PM
Location: Zoom
Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/judicial-indepence-tickets-168466781679

 


October

Census Policy Slam

Census data is used to apportion seats in the House of Representatives as well as decide how billions of dollars in funding is distributed across the country. Experts will explain the results of the 2020 Census and how it impacts North Carolina..

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD in person

 


November

Braver Angels Workshop / Family & Politics

If you want to preserve important family bonds while still being true to your values and political beliefs, this workshop is for you! Although the focus is on family relationships, you can use strategies in this workshop with any loved one. You’ll laugh and have some fun in this workshop—it won’t be all serious. After all, we all come from quirky families.

Date: 11/7
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

 


December

Member Celebration

Our annual party is a celebration for all those Politicas who supported the organization by making financial contributions towards our operating costs. – as well as those who contributed time and talents to keep PoliticaNC a high-achieving organization.

Date: December 2nd
Time: 6PM – 9PM
Location: TBD

 


Prior Events

Outdoor In Person Social!

Purely social time to spend with like-minded progressive women.  Open to Politicas and their guests.  Drop in whenever convenient. No structured agenda.

Date: Wednesday, June 15th
Time: 5:30PM – 7:00PM
Location:
Lynwood Brewing Concern
1053 E Whitaker Mill Road Raleigh

 

Racial Equity: A Cohort Learning Series

This 3 session series is presented by The Equity Paradigm.

Session 1: Foundations in racial equity
Session 2: Foundations in internalized racism
Session 3: Decentering white supremacy culture

Dates: 7/9, 7/16, and 7/23
Time: 11AM – 1PM
Location: Zoom

 

Social – Zoom Lunch

A purely social event with no structured agenda. Spend time with like-minded progressive women networking and learning from each other.  Open to Politicas and their guests. Drop in as you can.

Date: Tuesday, March 16th
Time: 12:00PM – 1:00 pm
Location: Zoom

 

Using Design Apps for Effective Social Media Messaging

Join us and explore how you can increase your impact through imagery in social media.

Expert Vicky DeGroote will help you learn the basics of free apps that you can use to increase the impact of your posts with better graphics and images. This will be hands-on training on how to create great images for you social media and event messaging.

This event is free and open to the public. Register now to reserve your spot. More details will be shared nearer to the event date.

Date: Tuesday, March 9th
Time: 7:00PM – 8:00PM
Location: Zoom

 

NC Political Roadmap with Dr. David McLennan and Gary Pearce

Gary Pearce, an expert analyst of North Carolina politics, and Dr. David McLennan, Professor of Political Science and Director of Meredith Poll at Meredith College, will discuss what political twists and turns 2021 holds for our state.

This event is free and open to the public. Please register today and invite your friends and associates to join you!

Date: Saturday, February 27th
Time: 10:00AM – 11:15AM
Location: Zoom

 

Tools of Engagement: Social Media / Advocacy Training

Jeanne Munoz, digital marketing expert and owner of Jeanne Munoz Consulting, will lead us through a training packed full of tips to help you create more impactful posts on your preferred social media.

If you use social media to connect with your friends but are ready to up your game, this is for you. Many non-profits and issue-based organizations rely on social media to reach potential supporters and advocates. You can help your cause by taking this training.

We explain how to create a powerful post, using credible sources and much more.

Date:  Sunday, February 7th
Time:  2:00PM – 4:00PM
Location:  Zoom