2020 Virtual Museums Advocacy Day Schedule
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 11:00AM - 5:30PM
Schedule is subject to change
11:00AM California Funding for Relief and Recovery
Greg Lucas, California State Librarian
Felicia Kelley, Project and Evaluation Director, California Humanities
Polly Escovedo, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bonds and Grants, California Natural Resources Agency
Anne Bown-Crawford, Executive Director, California Arts Council (invited)
12:00PM Advocacy Training and California Museums Week
1:00PM Governor’s Task Force on Business and Jobs Recovery
1:45PM-2:15PM Breakout Groups
Meet with your advocacy group* to make a plan and discuss key stories you want to share with your legislator.
2:30PM-5:00PM** Virtual Meetings with Key Legislators
*Due to the virtual nature of this Advocacy Day, CAM and Fearless Advocacy have pre-arranged appointments with a small number of available key legislators across California. Each registrant will be assigned to an advocacy group to meet with one of these key legislators based on their location's proximity to the legislator's district. Each group will be assigned a captain and a notetaker.
**Exact time of each meeting TBA. Meetings generally last less than 30 minutes.
5:00PM-5:30PM BYO Happy Hour and Recap
Registrants will be emailed connection instructions and relevant materials for preparation in advance of Advocacy Day.
Closed captioning will be provided for the morning panel sessions.
If you have questions about the program, registration, or connecting to the virtual event, please contact Lacey Lieberthal, Administrative Coordinator, at email@example.com
Live captioning is supported in part by the National Arts and Disability Center at the University of California Los Angeles and Ability Central.