The Wisconsin Green Party will hold our 2014 Fall membership meeting on Saturday, November 8th in Milwaukee. At the gathering, we'll vote on new party officers, hear reports on our 2014 campaigns and activities, discuss plans for growing the party, and hold a forum on legalizing marijuana and ending prohibition in Wisconsin.
The Fall gathering is open to all members of the Wisconsin Green Party, as well as anyone who is interested in learning more about the WIGP.
There will also be a meeting of the Coordinating Council on Sunday, November 9th for strategic planning.
Saturday's agenda will be divided into two parts:
10am - 1pm: Meeting to work on state party business (recommended for all Greens who are interested in discussing and voting on state party business)
2pm - 5pm: Marijuana legalization forum and discussion (recommended for everyone interested in learning more about the Wisconsin Green Party)
10:00-10:15 - Welcome and introductions
10:15-11:00 - Officer elections
11:00-11:30 - Campaign debrief
11:30-12:00 - Membership and finances
12:00-12:30 - Building local Green Party chapters
12:30-1:00 - Spring 2015 local elections and next steps
1:00-2:00 - Lunch break
2:00-3:30 - Green Party Forum on Legalization of Marijuana in Wisconsin: Political and Legal Strategies
Speakers: Molly Collins, American Civil Liberties Union; George Martin, Greater Milwaukee Green Party
3:30-5:00 - Facilitated discussion: Effective local organizing for sustainable progress
Update: Saturday's meeting and forum will be held at UW-Milwaukee, Union 181.
Sunday, November 9th
10am-3pm: Coordinating Council strategic planning meeting
Location of Sunday CC meeting: Peace Action Center, 1001 E Keefe Ave., Milwaukee