Upcoming Events – 2020

February 25 (Tuesday) - Precinct Caucuses. https://www.sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting/how-elections-work/precinct-caucuses/ We will print SCVANOW business cards for you to take to your precinct caucus. Help us spread the word about SCVANOW and our commitment to the community.   March 3 (Tuesday) - Presidential Primary in Minnesota (aka Super Tuesday)   March 5 (Thursday) - ERA Lobby Day at … Continue reading Upcoming Events – 2020

All Are Welcome Here!

The PerSisters for Human Rights Committee worked in collaboration with the Main Street Stillwater IBA to offer their members "All Are Welcome Here" window clings. This effort began because of hate literature from a local hate group being dropped off at some area businesses. We wanted to make sure the message was clear that All Are … Continue reading All Are Welcome Here!

New and Improved Facebook Policy

We have a BETTER PLAN! Julia Child said, “If everything doesn’t happen quite the way you’d like, it doesn’t make too much difference, because you can fix it.”  She was so right. A while ago, we announced a new Facebook membership policy. We wanted to create a situation where our members could freely express their … Continue reading New and Improved Facebook Policy

Townie Tuesday

 SCVANOW Members and Friends! We have great News!  Lift Bridge Brewing is once again featuring us at Townie Tuesday!  They will generously donate a portion of the proceeds from every beer to SCVANOW. Townie Tuesday is certainly a good time with friends.  But it's also a chance to introduce ourselves to the community, have easy conversations with your neighbors on local issues … Continue reading Townie Tuesday

Nominations For SCVANOW Board Are Open

WE NEED YOU! With SCVNOW elections coming up later this spring, we are seeking candidates to run for the Board of Directors: President, Administrative Vice President, Action Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer.   Deb Hoffman, our current membership chair, is running for President and we have other members seriously considering their candidacy for other offices. … Continue reading Nominations For SCVANOW Board Are Open

March Membership Meeting Change

March Membership Meeting Change Our next regularly scheduled membership meeting falls on March 10, which is the beginning of spring break.  Since many of our members will be gone, we’ve decided that we should all take a break.  We hope that instead of meeting, you will put your feet up, relax, and take a breath.  … Continue reading March Membership Meeting Change

Important Notice: Change in SCVANOW Facebook Policy

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT from the Board of Directors of SCVANOW. NEW MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENT on Facebook. Dear Facebook SCVANOW Group Friends, After the last presidential election, a miracle happened. One thousand of us found each other and became an alliance. We gathered together in person and on Facebook to turn our despair into action and purpose. We … Continue reading Important Notice: Change in SCVANOW Facebook Policy

Members Lobby for Background Checks, Gun Violence Laws

Our members Kava Zabawa and Sandra Larson delivered valentines to legislators today, urging support for red flag and enhance background check laws. They spoke to MN Senator Karin Housley (R-SD39)  and ran into Rep. Shelly Christensen (D-SD39B) in the Capitol Rotunda today at the ProtectMN commemoration of victims of gun violence in Minnesota and Parkland … Continue reading Members Lobby for Background Checks, Gun Violence Laws

SCVANOW Members Lobby for Healthcare for All

SCVANOW member Kava Zabawa told our legislators today that we need healthcare for all Minnesotans. Among the many groups at the event were Minnesota Nurses Association ,  Isaiah , Healthcare For All Minnesota, The Land Stewardship Project, Take Action MN, and Main Street Alliance of Minnesota ( small business) were all here! The demonstrators are saying yes to expansion of … Continue reading SCVANOW Members Lobby for Healthcare for All