Rural Vermont’s first Advocacy Day of the 2019 legislative session is free and open to everyone who shares our vision of Vermonters living in deep connection to one another and to the land that nourishes us all. This will be a great opportunity to meet your legislator, learn about the legislative process, get a briefing on Rural Vermont's priority issues , ask questions, and get more involved in Rural Vermont’s advocacy efforts. RSVP and/or apply for farmer stipends here.
10-10:30 - Introductions and Orientation to the State House & Citizen Advocacy
10:30-11:00 - Walking tour of the State House - orientation to legislative process
11:00-11:45 - How to use the Legislative website and Rural Vermont's advocacy resources
11:45-12:45 - Lunch and opportunities to meet your legislators
12:45-1:15 - Visit House Chamber for start of Floor Session
1:15 - 2:00 - Debrief and Q&A on legislator meetings