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"This opportunity was brought to you courtesy of feminism." -- Marie C. Wilson, President and Founder, The White House Project

Nov. 10
5:30 pm

Hobby Lobby: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
A timely and informative panel discussion about the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision presented by the Monroe County Bar Association, Genesee Valley Chapter of the NYCLU, and the Rochester Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society. Rubin Center for Education, One W. Main St., 5th floor. Free. Open to the public.

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Nov. 14
7:30 am -
2:00 pm

Clothesline Project
Fairport High School students will decorate and display t-shirts on a clothesline to bring awareness of domestic violence. Fairport High School, 1 Dave Paddock Way, Fairport.

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Nov. 17
7:00 pm

Rochester NOW Meeting
First Unitarian Church, 220 S. Winton Rd., Open to the public.

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Nov. 19
7:00 pm

Stories of Survival and Resistance: Connecting the struggles and building a movement
A talk by Cheri Honkala, National Organizer of the Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign. A panel of local experts and activists will discuss what is needed to ensure housing as a human right for everyone in our community. Organized by The Rochester Chapter of the Social Welfare Action Alliance. Redeeming Word Christian Center, 60 Woodward St. Email swaa@swaarochester.org for more information.

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Dec. 2
7:30 pm

The Truth about the Women's Equality Act
Speaker: Tracey Brooks, President and CEO of Family Planning Advocates of NYS. Sponsored by Planned Parenthood of Central & Western NY, National Council of Jewish Women, Women of Reform Judaism/TBK Sisterhood, Genesee Valley Chapter of the NYCLU, Rochester Chapter of Hadassah, Interfaith Impact of New York, YWCA of Rochester & Monroe County, AAUW - Greater Rochester Area Branch. Free. Temple B'rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Ave.

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Dec. 5
5 - 9 pm
Dec. 6
10 am -
2 pm

Metro Justice Alternative Fair
Fair trade and hand crafted gifts by local artists at all price points for the whole family. Items for sale include pottery, textiles, jewelry, fine arts, toys & games, ornaments and much more. Suggested donation of $3. Free child care. First Unitarian Church, 220 S. Winton Rd.

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Dec. 8
Noon
or 2:00 pm

Susan B. Anthony House Monday Lecture Series
Dr. Jennifer Lloyd, Assoc. Prof. Emerita, The College at Brockport, will speak on "Fannie Barrier Williams: Brockport Native, Clubwoman, Activist." Lunch at noon ($25) or Tea at 2 pm ($15). Susan B. Anthony House, 17 Madison St. Register at website.

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Dec. 15
6:00 pm

Rochester NOW Potluck Dinner
All are welcome. Bring a dish to pass. Paper goods and beverages supplied. First Unitarian Church, 220 S. Winton Rd.

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