Community Calendar Event

Lobbying and Advocacy: A Primer for New Hampshire Non-Profit Advocates

Presented by: NH Public Health Association

What can you do as a non-profit or public health official? What are the legal sources of lobbying restrictions? What is the difference between advocacy, direct lobbying, and grassroots lobbying?

Come join your colleagues and learn the answers to these and other sometimes confusing questions.

Presenters

  • Kate Frey is President of Advocacy at New Futures. Kate has more than 25 years of experience working on legislative initiatives in NH. In her role at New Futures, she manages their alcohol and other drug policy initiatives and serves as the primary policy analyst for the state budget process.
  • Kerri McGowan Lowrey, JD, MPH, is Deputy Director and Director for Grants & Research for the Network for Public Health Law’s Eastern Region at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law. Kerri has more than 15 years of experience in public health law and policy.
  • Jess Wojenski is a Community Engagement Coordinator and Training Manager at New Futures. Jess is responsible for recruiting, training, and mobilizing advocates to participate in the legislative process. She also manages New Futures training program, including development, implementation, and consulting with community organizations to deliver customized trainings.

This event is being hosted by the New Hampshire Public Health Association, New Futures, and the UNH Institute for Health Policy and Practice.

Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:15pm
Location: University of New Hampshire School of Law

3 Part Training Webinar Series for QuickBooks Desktop

Presented by: QuickBooks® Made Easy

NH Center for Nonprofits members recevie a discounted price of $179 for the 3-day training by using the coupon code NH70.

Day 1: Tuesday, November 12th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PST)

Day 2: Wednesday, November 13th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PST)

Day 3: Thursday, November 14th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PST)

Register for one day or all 3. Earn 6.0 hours of CPE credit! (2.0 each day)

Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 2:00pm to Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
Location:

3 Part Training Webinar Series for QuickBooks Online

Presented by: QuickBooks® Made Easy

NH Center for Nonprofits members recevie a discounted price of $179 for the 3-day training by using the coupon code NH70.

Day 1: Tuesday, November 19th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PST)

Day 2: Wednesday, November 20th, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PST)

Day 3: Thursday, November 21st, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST (11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PST)

Register for one day or all 3. Earn 6.0 hours of CPE credit! (2.0 each day)

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 2:00pm to Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
Location:

Girls on the Run New Hampshire Fall 2019 5K Celebration

Volunteers and runners are encouraged!

Presented by: Girls on the Run New Hampshire

Our 5K Celebration is a fun-filled, joyful event with no timing clock where the girls choose their "Happy Pace!" At the end of each season, the program girls and their volunteer coaches participate in a non-competitive 5K run/walk, a celebratory "race" that underscores the confidence, competence, connection, character and caring they've been developing during the ten week/20 lesson season. Crossing the finish-line is a defining moment when the program girls and all community runners realize that even the seemingly impossible IS possible! Questions may be directed to the Executive Director, Jen Hubbell: jen.hubbell@girlsontherun.org 

Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Memorial Field, South Fruit Street, Concord, NH

Friends of Lafayette House 2019 Autumn Friendsgiving Event

Presented by: Friends of Lafayette House

The Lafayette House is home to 12 thriving adults with developmental disabilities.  All friends - old and new - are invited to visit at our 2019 Autumn Friendsgiving Event.  Mingle, enjoy refreshments, even participate in a Pie Throwing contest!

Free and open to the Public.

Sunday, November 17  1-4 PM        413 Lafayette, Portsmouth, NH

To RSVP visit:          https://www.friendsoflafayettehouse.org/events      

 

Date: Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 413 Lafayette Road

The Language of Poetry

Presented by: NH Writers Project

The NH Writers' Project is focusing on the art of poetry in a two-session workshop series, “The Language of Poetry.” Award-winning poet Deborah Brown will be presenting. This series is focused on image, metaphor and simile. Participants will review examples of contemporary poetry and will critique their own work in session two.

Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: The Ford House/SNHU Campus

Scrivener Workshop (Webinar)

Presented by: NH Writers Project

Scrivener is a writing software that can help you organize your thoughts, improve your writing process, and finish your manuscript. In this webinar you will learn the basics of Scrivener: the binder, and how to organize your scenes and chapters, research, and other necessities, as well as an introduction to the editor and some of the tools that will help you keep track of your writing. You will leave the class with a better understanding of how to use Scrivener for your particular project, and the tools to get started.

Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: The Ford House/SNHU Campus

Writing the Monologue: Approaches to Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Presented by: NH Writers Project

A writer’s approach to crafting a monologue can make or break the content within it. In this seminar, students will learn varied ways to tap into the critical psyche of their characters and through these processes, deepen the overall meaning of their work.

The instructor, Robbi D'Allesandro, is an acclaimed playwright whose work has been featured on stage, cinema and television.

Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: The Ford House/SNHU Campus

NH Writers' Project Annual Holiday Open House

Presented by: NH Writers Project

Come celebrate the holidays with members, Trustees, sponsors and special guests. We will be serving up yummy holiday treats, trimming the tree and revealing who will be the Keynote Speaker for the 2020 603 Writers' Conference. All are welcome. Come check it out.

Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: The Ford House/SNHU Campus

Community Call: Internet Society Sale of Public Interest Registry / .ORG

Presented by: NTEN

On November 13, Internet Society announced the plan to sell Public Interest Registry / .ORG to private equity firm Ethos Capital. NTEN launched SaveDotOrg.org in response. NTEN will be joined by Electronic Frontier Foundation, The National Council of Nonprofits, and Internet Society chapter leaders, as well as Jon Nevett from Public Interest Registry, and Erik Brooks and Nora Abusitta from Ethos Capital, on Dec 5 at 12pm (Pacific). Andrew Sullivan from Internet Society has been invited but has not confirmed participation.

You do not need to register with NTEN to participate. We will post access details by 12/4/19 on the event listing. To submit questions in advance, please email savedotorg@nten.org. We cannot promise every question will be answered but will do our best to collect them and surface them on the call. The call will be recorded.

Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Conference Call

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