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Events

Calendar & Event Details

Throughout the year and across the country, ELGL hosts frequent events to benefit our members.  From our signature annual conference to our friendly supper clubs, ELGL offers something for everyone.  What makes our events unique is that they are organized and implemented by our members who are working in local government so you can be sure that the topics will be relevant and presented by the brightest minds.

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ELGL Events & Activities

Campus programs to inspire undergraduates to pursue local gov careers.

Snap a self portrait in front of your government building on August 15 each year.

Hyperlocal mini-conferences the week of September 23, 2019!

Casual meetups to eat a meal and talk about local government topics and trends.

Oct 15 2019

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-15 00:00:00 2019-10-15 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

Oct 15 2019

Reno Supper Club

5:00pm - 7:30pm Estella

RSVP for this Supper Club hosted by FlashVote!

Oct 17 2019

Webinar: Kansas City, MO Fellowship Opportunity

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-17 10:00:00 2019-10-17 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Kansas City, MO Fellowship Opportunity

Learn more about this fellowship and application progress on a free webinar: October 17, 2019 @ 10PT/1ET RSVP required: Click here to save your spot!

Oct 19 2019

League of Women in Government Symposium

12:30pm Nashville Convention Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-19 12:30:00 2019-10-19 12:30:00 America/Los_Angeles League of Women in Government Symposium 201 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203
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The 4th Annual Symposium will be held in conjunction with the ICMA Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee on Saturday, October 19th from 12:30 to 4:00 PM. If you're attending the ICMA Conference in Nashville: To register for the Symposium, you must first register for the ICMA Annual Conference. In the section marked "preconference", you will...

Oct 21 2019

GovLove Live: Hot Ones Challenge

All day - 1:30pm Music City Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-21 00:00:00 2019-10-21 13:30:00 America/Los_Angeles GovLove Live: Hot Ones Challenge 201 5th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203
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Join GovLove on October 21 at 12CDT in Nashville, Tennessee for a Facebook Live interview with four Nashville area local government leaders. We will talk leadership, hot chicken, and what makes Tennessee local government unique. October 21, 2019 Noon - 1:30 p.m. GovLove Media Room at #ICMA2019  

Oct 21 2019

Stonewall to Nashville: 50 Years of Progress

4:00pm - 5:30pm Legends Ballroom BC in the Omni Hotel
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-21 16:00:00 2019-10-21 17:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Stonewall to Nashville: 50 Years of Progress 250 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203
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RSVP for the CivicPRIDE mixer at #ICMA2019! Please join us at the annual CivicPRIDE mixer at #ICMA2019 in Nashville! This year, we're honoring the 50th anniversary of Stonewall and the trailblazers who started the LGBTQ+ civil rights movement. Enjoy appetizers, beverages, and friendship at this event hosted by Bang the Table. An RSVP is required for this...

Oct 21 2019

Digital Afterparty at #ICMA2019

8:00pm - 11:00pm Pinewood Social
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-21 20:00:00 2019-10-21 23:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Digital Afterparty at #ICMA2019 33 Peabody St, Nashville, TN 37210
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RSVP for this event! Join us for an evening of bocce ball and local government revelry at Pinewood Social's awesome outdoor patio. Enjoy hosted drinks and snacks with your ELGL friends and new friends, courtesy of our event hosts: Citibot CityGrows FlashVote mySidewalk PublicInput.com This is a ticketed event; please reserve your spot today and...

Oct 29 2019

Governing Summit on Workforce

All day - 11:59pm Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-29 00:00:00 2019-10-30 23:59:59 America/Los_Angeles Governing Summit on Workforce 400 Renaissance Drive, Detroit, MI 48243
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Learn more about this event: https://events.governing.com/Summit-on-Workforce.html This is an invitation-only event, open to Public Sector only. For more information or to request an invitation, please contact Jeremy Smith. Local and state governments employ over 19 million workers – a staggering 15 percent of America’s jobs. While this number has remained stable since the Great Recession, the...

Oct 30 2019

#ELGLInspire at University of Houston

12:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-10-30 12:00:00 2019-10-30 15:30:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInspire at University of Houston

RSVP for the #ELGLInspire event at the University of Houston! Event Agenda Coming Soon!

Nov 6 2019

What You Need to Know About Accessible Government Websites and Digital Services

11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-06 11:00:00 2019-11-06 12:00:00 America/Los_Angeles What You Need to Know About Accessible Government Websites and Digital Services

Learn how to make your local government website and digital services accessible for all populations. Luke Fretwell, CEO of ProudCity, will walk you through best practices for new digital tools, as well as assessments for existing websites and digital services. RSVP required online here

Nov 7 2019

Fort Lauderdale Supper Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm Tarpon River Brewing
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-07 18:00:00 2019-11-07 20:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Fort Lauderdale Supper Club 280 SW 6th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
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RSVP for the Fort Lauderdale Supper Club!

Nov 12 2019

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-12 00:00:00 2019-11-12 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

Nov 13 2019

Webinar: Omnibus Schmomnibus – A Roundup of Federal Grant & Loan Funding

11:30am - 12:30pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-13 11:30:00 2019-11-13 12:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Omnibus Schmomnibus - A Roundup of Federal Grant & Loan Funding

Register for this webinar! Webinar: Omnibus Schmomnibus - A roundup of federal grant and loan funding Note: This webinar has been rescheduled from October 9 to November 13 to allow more time for analysis of federal budget priorities. Omnibus Schmomnibus: A roundup of federal grant and loan funding availability in the new fiscal year It’s...

Nov 14 2019

Madison Supper Club

6:00pm - 8:00pm Eno Vino
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-14 18:00:00 2019-11-14 20:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Madison Supper Club 601 Junction Rd, Madison, WI 53717
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RSVP for this Supper Club!

Nov 18 2019

#ELGLInspire at University of Georgia

12:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-18 12:00:00 2019-11-18 15:30:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInspire at University of Georgia

RSVP for the #ELGLInspire event at the University of Georgia! Event Agenda Coming Soon!

Dec 10 2019

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-12-10 00:00:00 2019-12-10 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

Dec 11 2019

Webinar: You Got the Money! Administering Federal & State Grants & Loans

11:30am - 12:30pm
  • Add to calendar 2019-12-11 11:30:00 2019-12-11 12:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: You Got the Money! Administering Federal & State Grants & Loans

Register for this webinar! Webinar: You got the money! Administering federal and state grants and loans Whew. You Got the Money! Now the Real Work Begins: Successfully administering federal and state grants and loans Administering grants - and even most loans - with in-house staff and capacity is possible, but it takes some effort, planning,...

Jan 14 2020

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-01-14 00:00:00 2020-01-14 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

Feb 11 2020

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-02-11 00:00:00 2020-02-11 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

Mar 10 2020

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-03-10 00:00:00 2020-03-10 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

Apr 14 2020

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-14 00:00:00 2020-04-14 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

May 12 2020

#ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

All day - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-05-12 00:00:00 2020-05-12 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInnovation Twitter Chat

Join us each month for an hour-long Twitter chat about topics in the local government innovation space. Ben Kittelson will curate these conversations using the hashtag and Q&A.

May 13 2020

#ELGL20

All day - 11:59pm Portland, Oregon

ELGL's annual conference is in Portland, Oregon on May 13-15, 2020. Stay tuned for more information about event planning, registration, and more.

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