Wednesday, November 16, 2005

Silver Legislature activities: From Grumble to Rumble

Download your copy of the Silver Legislature brochure, registration form and schedule: right-click here to download, or left-click to view.

Special pre-conference activities have been taking place since April. Here are those planned for September-November.

These activities are to obtain grassroots suggestions for state issues that are important to Hawaii seniors. Are you worried about Long Term Care? High cost of housing? Transportation? Are there other issues you believe affect you and your family? You are welcome at any of the free sessions.

• Wednesday, September 14, 9:30-11:00 a.m., Lanakila Multipurpose Senior Center, 1640 Lanakila Avenue, Honolulu

• Tuesday, September 27, 10:00-11:30 a.m., Lihue Public Library, 4344 Hardy Street, Lihue, Kauai

• Monday, October 3, 9:30-11:15 a.m. Moanalua Recreation Center, 2900 Moanalua Road, Honolulu

•Thursday, October 6, 9:30-11:00 a.m., Kapolei Hale, 1000 Ulu`ohi`A, Kapolei

• Friday, October 7, 10:00-11:30 a.m., Kilohana Methodist Church, 5829 Mahimahi, Honolulu

• Wednesday, October 12, 10:00-11:30 a.m. Maui Economic Opportunity, Inc., 99 Mahalani St., Wailuku, Maui

•Friday, October 14, 10:00-11:30 a.m. Manoa Recreation Center, 2721 Kaaipi Ave.

• Friday, October 21, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Global Hope, UH-Hilo Campus Center, University of Hawaii- Hilo Campus Center, Room 301

• Monday, October 24, 11:30 am-1:30 p.m., Harris Methodist Church, 20 S. Vineyard, Honolulu

• Wednesday, November 16, 9 – 12 noon, State Capitol , Room 016. Attend an Orientation Session. Learn about the roles you will play, the legislative process you will experience, tour the building.

For more information or if your organization would like a Silver Legislation presentation: Call Laura Manis 597-8838 or Carolyn Golojuch 672-9050.