Saturday, November 18, 8:30am-4pm, Boat House at Confluence Park, 679 W. Spring St.

Join Ohio NOW for our annual conference at The Boat House, 679 W. Spring St.). We will have excellent speakers; lunch will be provided. We hope to hear you raise your voice with us.


8:30am: Registration

9am: Breakfast

9:10am: President’s Address, Notes from National: Carolyn Casper, President, Ohio Chapter of the National Organization for Women

9:30am: Feminism and Politics in the Americas: Katherine Marino, Professor, Gender and Sexuality Studies, The Ohio State University

10:45am: Panel 1: Women in Politics: Simone Crawley, Executive Director, Multiethnic Advocates for Cultural Competence; Laurel A. Beatty, Judge, Franklin County Court of Common Pleas

12:30pm: Lunch

12:45pm: Presentation of Awards: Carolyn Casper, President, Ohio Chapter of the National Organization for Women

1pm: Equal Rights Amendment: Tammy Simkins, ERA Action

2pm: Training: Recognizing and Debunking Fake News: Susan Yutzey, Past President, Ohio Educational Library Media Association; Laura Piazza, OELMA

2:30pm: Panel 2: Justice and Activism: Choice: Alana Belle, Community Organizer, New Voices for Reproductive Justice; Sandy Theis, Progress Ohio; Vashitta Johnson, Field and Political Director, NARAL Ohio; Anne Ruege, Development Manager, ACLU Ohio

3:45pm: Closing

4pm: Networking Time


Members: $40.00

Non-members: $50.00 (includes annual membership)

Seniors/Students: $20.00

If you would like to make an additional donation to help NOW with the annual goals, you may do so by adding the amount to your conference payment.

Hosted by Ohio National Organization for Women.


Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 8:30am

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