August Nevada NOW Meeting
Aug
18
2:30 PM14:30

August Nevada NOW Meeting

Please join us for our August meeting! August 18th 2:30-4pm, Sahara West Library, Glass Room.
Our speakers will include Prof. Michael Kagan, Director of the UNLV Immigration Clinic, and Bliss Requa-Trautz, Director of Arriba Las Vegas Worker Center. Prof. Kagan will speak about the tension between immigration law and civil rights. And we will hear about the work Bliss and Arriba are doing to empower immigrant workers & defend labor rights. For more information and to RSVP please go here.

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Lights for Liberty
Jul
12
7:00 PM19:00

Lights for Liberty

  • Lloyd D. George United States Courthouse (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please join us on Friday July 12th, 2019, at the Lloyd D. George Courthouse, at 333 S. Las Vegas Blvd from 7-9pm for Lights for Liberty: A Candlelight Vigil to End Human Detention Camps that will bring thousands of people to locations worldwide as well as to detention camps across country, into the streets and into their own front yards, to protest the inhumane conditions faced by refugees.

Co-Sponsors - Make the Road Nevada, Mi Familia Vota, ACLU of Nevada, Nevada NOW, PLAN, Lawyer Moms of America, Paradise Las Vegas Indivisible, Coalition To Close The Concentration Camps, Clark County Left Caucus, Jewish Voice for Peace, LV Democratic Socialists of America, Battle Born Progress and NARAL Pro-Choice Nevada will have speakers and more to be announced. With a special performance by our co-sponsor The Indivisible Owls. Bring signs, candles, flashlights, (or use your cell phone) and at 9pm join us for a candlelight vigil to share a moment of silence. Together we will light up the world (and social media) to demand an end to human detention camps.

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June Nevada NOW Meeting
Jun
9
2:30 PM14:30

June Nevada NOW Meeting

Please join us for our June meeting! This month we’ll cover voting rights and current Nevadan voting bills. Our speakers will include Linda Berg, NOW’s political director, who will explain setting up Nevada NOW’s PAC. We will also have Will Pregman, communications director with Battle Born Progress, and Emily Zamora, executive director of Silver State Voices, who will both cover voting rights in Nevada. For more information and to RSVP please go here.

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Unraveling Identity
May
24
to Jul 20

Unraveling Identity

Unraveling Identity by Denise R. Duarte is a multidisciplinary, socially-engaged exhibit reframing the dialogue regarding human sexuality and gender identity using the botanical world as a metaphor.

May 24 - July 20, 2019
The Studio @ Sahara West Library
9600 W. Sahara Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89117
Monday - Thursday | 10:00 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Friday - Sunday | 10:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Artist Walk and Talk Events:
Plan on attending one of the following Artist Walk and Talks with the artist. Pick the date and time that works best for your schedule!

Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

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May Nevada NOW Meeting
May
19
11:00 AM11:00

May Nevada NOW Meeting

Please join us for our May chapter meeting. We say we are an intersectional feminist group, but what does that mean? We have 2 speakers: Sybrina Bernabei, Gender Justice Nevada and Ranita Ray, Assisant Professor of Sociology, UNLV, who will lead this discussion. For more information and to show you are attending please go here.

May 19th 11:00am, Sahara West Library, Board Room

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April Nevada NOW Meeting - Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Apr
14
2:30 PM14:30

April Nevada NOW Meeting - Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We will have speakers at our next Chapter meeting from our community fighting everyday to help eliminate violence against women.
Daniele Dreitzer, Executive Director of The Rape Crisis Center
Jonnette Paddy, Miss Native UNLV who represents the Native American Student Association, will be speaking on missing and murdered indigenous women
Juliette Ozols, Be A Shero Foundation


April 14, 2019 - 2:30-4pm - Sahara West Library, 9600 W Sahara, Las Vegas, NV 89117

For more information and to RSVP go to our facebook event

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MARCH TO THE POLLS!
Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

MARCH TO THE POLLS!

JOIN NEVADA NOW & WOMEN’S MARCH NEVADA TO MARCH TO THE POLLS!

1st day of Early Voting! 
Clark County Gov. Center, Commission Chambers. 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 


Come kick off early voting with a bang! Join Women's March Nevada and Nevada NOW on the first day of early voting. Come cast your ballot and get all the information needed to help others know when and where they can go vote. Then stay to listen to speakers Clark County Commissioner Chris G., State Senator Pat Spearman and others to be announced. Bring your friends!

Meet up in the Clark County Commission Chambers. Hear some great speakers. Grab some info for your friends and family. Go Vote! Enjoy the rest of your day. You can be in and out quickly or you can stay for the whole event.

RSVP & more info on our facebook page @NevadaNO

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Oct
10
6:30 PM18:30

Nevada NOW & Moms Demand Action-Domestic Violence Forum

In support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, please join Nevada NOW and Moms Demand Action for a forum on adult and teen domestic violence. This forum with include speakers from Safe Nest, Nevada’s largest and most comprehensive charity dedicated solely to domestic violence issues, and the Nevada Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence. Donations of diapers, feminine hygiene products and pajamas for children, teens and adult women will be gratefully accepted at this meeting on behalf of Safe Nest.

This will serve as Nevada NOW’s October chapter meeting.

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Sep
30
2:00 PM14:00

September Chapter Meeting

Join us Sept. 30th, 2-3:30 pm at the Sahara West Library Glass Room for our monthly meeting.  We are happy to have NOW/PAC endorsed candidate for Congress CD3, Susie Lee and National NOW's Political Director, Linda Berg as our guest speakers.  Linda will talk about the importance of NOW chapters and activists being involved in campaigns and activities to GOT


Candidates are always welcome to come and introduce themselves.

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July Chapter Meeting
Jul
1
1:00 PM13:00

July Chapter Meeting

Join us July 22, 2018, 2-3:30 pm at the Sahara West Library for our monthly meeting. Nevada NOW members are attending the National NOW Conference in San Jose, July 6-8, and we will come back inspired and ready to share what we learned. 

We will also be talking about the Primary Election results and the process we have to endorse candidates for the General election in November. And plan what we want Nevada NOW to be working on going forward. Please bring ideas and questions to contribute.

Our speaker will be Lindsey Harmon, Executive Director, Nevada Advocates for Planned Parenthood. She will introduce her organization and talk about how they work with 501C3's. She will have information for us about their priorities this election season and the upcoming legislative session.

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June Chapter Meeting - Nevada NOW's Wine, Chocolate & Vote!!
Jun
5
5:00 PM17:00

June Chapter Meeting - Nevada NOW's Wine, Chocolate & Vote!!

Join Nevada NOW for Early Voting and an After Party. 1st we will meet to VOTE, 5-6 pm at Albertsons on Cheyenne & Durango, then join Assembly Candidate Dist 4 Connie Munk & Richard Munk for a Wine & Chocolate tasting at their home. Come & celebrate the hard work everyone has been doing to get great candidates elected & get out the vote in Nevada. Pat Spearman, running for Congress CD4, Shea Backus, Assembly Dist 37, Kathy Lauckner, Assembly Dist 42, David Orentlicher, Assembly Dist 2, Craig Jordahl, State Senate Dist 12 & Tick Segerbloom, Clark County Comm. Dist E will be joining us & other candidates to be announced.  For more information check into our Facebook event here.

RSVP to jeri@nevadanow.org for party address & more info. This will serve as our June Nevada NOW meeting.  

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May Chapter Meeting
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

May Chapter Meeting

Please join us on May 16th, 6pm at the Sahara West Library for our May Chapter Meeting. NOW President, Toni Van Pelt and NOW PAC endorsed Sen. Pat Spearman will join us. 

Toni was elected President of NOW in 2017 and we can’t wait to get to know her and hear about her plan to energize feminists to get out to vote and elect great candidates. 

Sen. Pat Spearman is a candidate for Congress CD 4. She will be speaking about the next steps for the ERA, after being instrumental in ratifying it in Nevada, and we will be asking her about her plan to support NOW’s core issues in Congress.

Go to our facebook page for more information and let us know you can attend.  @NevadaNOW events.

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