ACLU-WV Lobby Day 2024

February 29, 2024 (All day)

From abortion rights to affirming health care for trans youth, to freedom of speech and the defense of our democracy itself, our civil liberties will be under assault like never before in this session. 

Join ACLU-WV for our 2024 Lobby Day and learn how you can make a difference. Hear from civil rights experts, learn more about citizen lobbying, meet with your elected officials and listen to a floor session with us. 

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Lobby Day Schedule:
8:30 am-10:00 am - Tabling & Action Steps
Visit our tables and learn about the latest updates this Legislative Session

10:00-11:00 am - Banned Book Reading 
Join us for a good old-fashioned reading circle and read aloud of books the legislature has discussed banning and other frequently contested books. Bonus points if you bring your favorite cozy reading blanket

11:00- ? - Floor Sessions
Watch the House and Senate floor sessions from the gallery 

12:00-12:30 pm - Lunch (optional)
Not sure where the cafeteria is located? We’ll help you find it if you’d like to purchase a snack! 

12:30 pm-1:30 pm - Tabling & Legislative Meeting or Action Steps
Visit our tables, take action on important bills, or visit your representatives’ offices to share your thoughts on any bills that matter to you

4:30-5:30 pm - Office Social Hour
Join us at our office and check out the ACLU-WV’s new home (606 Virginia St.)

5:30-7:30 - Lobby Day After Party
Join us at Short Story to socialize and debrief the day