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Mon, Jan 28, 2013
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Conservation Lobby Day

Presented by Virginia Conservation Network
and the Garden Club of Virginia

When: January 28, 2013 (8:30 am - 2:00 pm)
Where:
Richmond Center Stage - Rhythm Hall Gallery (600 E. Grace St., Richmond VA 23219)
Ad
mission: $25.00 (Includes pastries and coffee, lunch and materials)

Online registration has closed.  Onsite registration will cost $30.00 and be available starting Mon. Jan. 28th at 8:30 a.m.  

Tell your legislators what you expect from them this General Assembly session. Join Virginia Conservation Network, the Garden Club of Virginia, and countless volunteers as we take our conservation priorities to the Capitol.  Every year, General Assembly members learn important information from citizens like you.  Your visit to the capitol can inspire your lawmakers to do the right thing for the environment. We hope you'll join us for this vital day of action.

Agenda

  • 8:30 a.m. Coffee & Registration
  • 9:00 a.m. Morning Briefing:  Healthy Rivers
    (Specifically the importance of keeping the ban on uranium mining to protect our drinking water.)
  • 10:00 - 12:00 Lobbying
  • 10:00 Garden Club Members Meeting (Gottwald Playhouse)
  • 12:00 Lunch
  • 1:00-2:00 Afternoon Briefing:   Energy and Transportation 

We'll be sure to share talking points and positions on specific legislation.  Take advantage of VCN's Conservation Briefing Book to learn background information.

Online registration has closed.  Onsite registration will cost $30.00 and be available starting Mon. Jan. 28th at 8:30 a.m.