HUMANITIES ADVOCACY DAY - WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2019 (REGISTER BELOW)

Join us at the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City to advocate for the Missouri Humanities on March 13, 2019.  Lunch will be provided.

DATE: March 13, 2019  |  TIME: 9:30am – 3:30pm  |  BRIEFING LOCATION: Harry S. Truman Building – Rm 494, 301 W. High St, Jefferson City, MO 65101 (Checkin-in 9:30 – 10:00am, briefing 10:00am – 10:30am)  |  ADVOCACY LOCATION: Missouri State Capitol Building, 201 W. Capitol Ave, Jefferson City, MO 65101 (Meetings with legislators from 11:00am – 3:30pm, lunch will be served at noon)

Each year, Missouri Humanities advocates for state funding by connecting humanities supporters with state elected officials.

What does Humanities Advocacy Day look like?

  • You will travel to Jefferson City – Harry S. Truman Building – Rm 494, 301 W. High St, Jefferson City, MO.
  • You will check-in from 9:30am – 10:00am in room 494 (on the fourth floor of the Harry S. Truman Building diagonal to the capitol building). You will receive your nametag and packets.
  • You will then participate in a briefing from 10:00am – 10:30am to review/discuss talking points, so you are prepared for your legislative meetings. There will be Q&A at the end of the meeting.
  • You will meet with your respective state legislators to discuss why the Humanities are important to the state of Missouri from 11:00am – 12:00pm.
    • All attendees will be assigned to a group with an accompanying staff member for leadership.
  • You will attend a FREE luncheon provided in the 3rd floor rotunda alcove from 12:00pm – 1:00pm.
  • You will then finish meeting with your respective legislators from 1:00pm – 3:30pm.
  • At 3:30pm everyone will meet in the 3rd floor rotunda at the Missouri Humanities booth to receive their final survey and “thank you” gift.
    • If your group finishes prior to the 3:30pm time, feel free to swing by the Missouri Humanities booth to grab your items early.

You can schedule your own meeting time with your state representative and state senator!  THIS IS OPTIONAL. Your legislators’ information can be found here (click on the links below):

MISSOURI STATE REPRESENTATIVES

MISSOURI STATE SENATORS

How do I attend?

Simply fill out and submit the registration form below.

QUESTIONS? Email maura@mohumanities.org.

Need to look up who represents you?

View the legislative handout for Humanities Advocacy Day –>

HUMANITIES ADVOCACY DAY REGISTRATION


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