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Events

We foster authentic, meaningful connections with our members and local government employees across the country.

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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Featured 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.

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

Jan 28 2021

Webinar: COVID-19 – Applying Lessons Learned to the New Workplace

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2021-01-28 10:00:00 2021-01-28 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: COVID-19 - Applying Lessons Learned to the New Workplace

January 28, 2021 10PT/11MT/NoonCT/1ET Register for this webinar Speaker: Bob Lavigna Director, Institute for Public Sector Employee Engagement, CPS HR Consulting COVID-19 has resulted in millions of employees, including in government, working from home full time. While many may view this as a short-term response to a crisis, many employees will want to continue working...

Jan 28 2021

Webinar: How to Effectively Gather Short-Term Rental Regulations Feedback

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2021-01-28 10:00:00 2021-01-28 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: How to Effectively Gather Short-Term Rental Regulations Feedback

How to Effectively Gather Short-Term Rental Regulations Feedback Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 10AM PT / 1PM ET This event is free, but registration is required! Short-term vacation rentals, like the ones found on Airbnb, VRBO, and dozens of other platforms are a contentious issue within communities. On one side, short-term vacation rentals are upsetting...

Jan 29 2021

Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccine Resources for Local Governments

12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-01-29 12:00:00 2021-01-29 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: COVID-19 Vaccine Resources for Local Governments

January 29, 2020 NoonPT/1MT/2CT/3ET This event is free but registration is required ELGL is pleased to welcome our friends from the U.S. Digital Response (USDR) to this showcase of COVID-19 vaccine resources available to local governments. Learn from examples currently used in cities and counties in the US, and bring your questions about vaccine distribution,...

Jan 31 2021

Application Deadline: PAFR Fellowship

All day - 11:59pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-01-31 00:00:00 2021-01-31 23:59:00 America/Los_Angeles Application Deadline: PAFR Fellowship

This is the application deadline for the ELGL/GFOA PAFR Fellowship program. Please ensure that your application is completed by midnight on January 31, 2021. Thank you!

Feb 18 2021

ELGL Book Club: “Citizenville”

4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-02-18 16:00:00 2021-02-18 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles ELGL Book Club: "Citizenville"

Join us for an interactive discussion about "Citizenville" by California Governor Gavin Newsom. Enter to win a free copy of the book here. Thanks to our friends at Colu for sponsoring the February book club discussion and free book giveaway. February 18, 2021 4PT/5MT/6CT/7ET Register for the book club!

Feb 23 2021

#ELGLInspire at Texas State University

12:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-02-23 12:00:00 2021-02-23 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLInspire at Texas State University

Mar 18 2021

ELGL Book Club: “We the Possibility”

4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-03-18 16:00:00 2021-03-18 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles ELGL Book Club: "We the Possibility"

Please join us for the ELGL Book Club with "We the Possibility" author Mitchell Weiss. Enter to win a free copy of the book Purchase the book RSVP today!

Apr 15 2021

ELGL Book Club: “A Civic Technologist’s Practice Guide”

4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-04-15 16:00:00 2021-04-15 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles ELGL Book Club: "A Civic Technologist's Practice Guide"

Join us for an interactive discussion about "A Civic Technologist's Practice Guide" by Cyd Harrell. Cyd will join us to talk about their work in the civic technology space. Enter to win a signed copy (coming soon!) Buy a copy of the book April 15, 2021 4PT/5MT/6CT/7ET Register for the book club!

May 21 2021

#ELGLPopUps

8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-05-21 08:00:00 2021-05-21 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles #ELGLPopUps

More information coming soon... #ELGLPopUps are virtual and in-person local government learning events held in multiple locations on the same day - in 2021, on May 21! #ELGLPopUps are ELGL regional events, all held on the same day so our members still feel a connection to the larger organization, but can travel regionally and experience...

Sep 23 2021

#ELGL21

All day - 11:59pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-09-23 00:00:00 2021-09-24 23:59:59 America/Los_Angeles #ELGL21

More information coming soon... #ELGL21 is a virtual and in-person local government learning event - in 2021, on September 23 & 24!

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