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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

Local Gov Oktoberfest

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.

Dec 1 2020

Webinar: The Four Tendencies

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-12-01 10:00:00 2020-12-01 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: The Four Tendencies

Tuesday, December 1 10PT/11MT/Noon CT/1ET Register for the webinar!  The Four Tendencies is a framework developed by happiness and habits researcher Gretchen Rubin that answers the question "How do we respond to expectations?"  Some people are better motivated by inner expectations, while others respond more to outer expectations.  Learning about the tendencies helps you understand...

Dec 9 2020

Stories of Pride: Phillip Smith-Hanes

5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-12-09 17:30:00 2020-12-09 18:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Stories of Pride: Phillip Smith-Hanes

In an effort to showcase our experience as LGBTQIA+ public servants, build resources for those interested in local government leadership, and show the change that we are able to effect in our communities, CivicPRIDE and ELGL are proud to sponsor “Stories of Pride”. These virtual events provide a platform to discuss our experiences, the intersectionality...

Dec 16 2020

2020 Govie Lovie Awards

4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-12-16 16:00:00 2020-12-16 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles 2020 Govie Lovie Awards

Join us for a Facebook Live stream of our year end wrap up show of the GovLove podcast. We'll review our favorite episodes, introduce our new hosts and producer, and talk about the best parts of 2020. December 16, 2020 4 PT/5 MT/6 CT/7 ET Streaming on Facebook Live!

Dec 21 2020

2020 is Hindsight Celebration

11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2020-12-21 11:00:00 2020-12-21 12:00:00 America/Los_Angeles 2020 is Hindsight Celebration

December 21, 2020 11PT/Noon MT/1CT/2 ET Free! Register here! This uplifting event will be about celebrating the end of 2020, learning about how to get happy, unlock our potential and live a better life. And who knows, we may even get excited to tackle 2021. The goals of this event are to help people: Have...

Dec 30 2020

2020 is Hindsight Celebration

10:00am - 11:00am
  • Add to calendar 2020-12-30 10:00:00 2020-12-30 11:00:00 America/Los_Angeles 2020 is Hindsight Celebration

December 21, 2020 10PT/11 MT/Noon CT/1 ET Free! Register here! This uplifting event will be about celebrating the end of 2020, learning about how to get happy, unlock our potential and live a better life. And who knows, we may even get excited to tackle 2021. The goals of this event are to help people:...

Jan 21 2021

ELGL Book Club: “Greedy Bastards”

All day
  • Add to calendar 2021-01-21 00:00:00 2021-01-21 00:00:00 America/Los_Angeles ELGL Book Club: "Greedy Bastards"

Please join us for a special edition of the ELGL Book Club with "Greedy Bastards" author Sheryl Sculley. An RSVP is required to access the Zoom link. RSVP today!

Jan 27 2021

SGR Servant Leadership Conference

10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Add to calendar 2021-01-27 10:00:00 2021-01-28 13:00:00 America/Los_Angeles SGR Servant Leadership Conference

SGR 2021 Conference Flyer

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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