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COVID-19 learning & connection opportunities: week of March 30, 2020

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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.

Want to host an ELGL event in your area? Get in touch with us!

To host a Supper Club in your area click here!

The National Day of Supper Clubbing #NDOSC is on March 5, 2020. Learn more here!

Featured Events & Activities

May 13-15, 2020

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.

Apr 3 2020

Virtual Hangout: Community Engagement During COVID-19

9:00am - 10:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-03 09:00:00 2020-04-03 10:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Virtual Hangout: Community Engagement During COVID-19

RSVP for this virtual hangout and save your spot!

Apr 3 2020

Virtual Hangout: Remote Finance Operations & COVID-19

1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-03 13:00:00 2020-04-03 14:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Virtual Hangout: Remote Finance Operations & COVID-19

RSVP for this virtual hangout and save your spot!

Apr 3 2020

Happy Hour: TV Shows & Movies

4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-03 16:00:00 2020-04-03 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Happy Hour: TV Shows & Movies

RSVP for this virtual hangout and save your spot!

Apr 7 2020

Cities of Service COVID-19 Response Webinar: Local Approaches to Serving Vulnerable Populations

12:00pm - 1:30pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-07 12:00:00 2020-04-07 13:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Cities of Service COVID-19 Response Webinar: Local Approaches to Serving Vulnerable Populations

Tuesday, April 7 from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT Hear from front-line city staff and civic engagement leaders on how city governments are meeting the immediate needs of their communities, with a focus on especially vulnerable residents during the COVID-19 outbreak. Attendees are invited to ask additional questions and share their own city’s experiences...

Apr 7 2020

GovTech Startup Solutions to Address COVID-19

2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-07 14:00:00 2020-04-07 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles GovTech Startup Solutions to Address COVID-19

April 7, 2:00 pm PT Please RSVP for this event Please join us for a free webinar to learn more about Civis Analytics, Citibot, Orbital Insight, Whyline, and CityGrows. These five companies are part of CivStart's two year technology accelerator program, and have designed solutions to address local government response to COVID-19. Each company will provide a...

Apr 16 2020

City Hall Shelfie: The Death and Life of Great American Cities

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-16 10:00:00 2020-04-16 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles City Hall Shelfie: The Death and Life of Great American Cities

To attend CityHallShelfie, use the dial in information below: https://www.anymeeting.com/528-552-246 Note: meeting time is 10 PT, 12 CT, 1 ET​ https://www.amazon.com/Death-Life-Great-American-Cities/dp/067974195X

Apr 16 2020

Webinar: Navigating COVID-19 Grant Funding

2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-16 14:00:00 2020-04-16 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Navigating COVID-19 Grant Funding

With the latest COVID-19 funding packages, there’s over $20 billion for state and local governments on the line. Making sense of and knowing how to implement that funding, however, is half the battle. Join eCivis on April 16th from 2-3pm EST for a free online training to learn the latest information on COVID-19 funding and legislation...

Apr 16 2020

City Hall Shelfie: The Death and Life of Great American Cities

4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-16 16:00:00 2020-04-16 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles City Hall Shelfie: The Death and Life of Great American Cities

To attend this meeting, use the login information below: https://www.anymeeting.com/648-471-481 Note: meeting time is 4 PT, 6 CT, 7 ET https://www.amazon.com/Death-Life-Great-American-Cities/dp/067974195X  

Apr 22 2020

Incorporating the Arts in Local Government Processes

10:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-04-22 10:00:00 2020-04-22 10:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Incorporating the Arts in Local Government Processes

How can artists and local government leaders work together to bring innovative and creative capacities to achieve civic goals, improve the workings of government, and benefit community residents? Learn from Nicole Crutchfield, Director of Planning and Development from the City of Fargo, ND, about her work with artists to develop strategies for the city’s stormwater...

Oct 14 2020

#ELGL20

All day - 11:59pm Portland, Oregon

ELGL's annual conference is in Portland, Oregon on October 14-16, 2020. Registration is now open!

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