Sen. Bobby Joe Champion, Rep. Raymond Dehn, and Rep. Fue Lee to hold a town hall meeting

St. Paul, Minn.— State Senator Bobby Joe Champion (DFL-Minneapolis) along with Rep. Raymond Dehn (DFL-Minneapolis) and Rep. Fue Lee (DFL-Minneapolis) are holding a Town Hall meeting on Monday, Feb. 19 to discuss issues facing the 2018 legislative session. Town hall meetings are informal public forums that give members of the community an opportunity to meet with their legislators to talk about emerging issues. The legislators will be informing community members of their roles and how they can help area residents.

The legislators have invited two special guests to participate in the meeing: City Council Member Jeremiah Ellison and County Commissioner Linda Higgins.

“We urge citizens to attend our town hall meetings so we can hear your concerns,” the legislators said. “Town hall meetings give us a better understanding of the issues that matter to our district and ideas on how to solve them.”

Meeting details:
Monday, Feb. 19
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center (UROC)
2001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55412
Room 105

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Food will be served
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Meeting/Listening Session
For more information regarding the town meetings, please call the office of Sen Bobby Joe Champion at 651-296-9246

Sen. Bobby Joe Champion Celebrates Black History Month with Two Events: Screening of “Hidden Figures”

ST. PAUL, MN – Senator Bobby Joe Champion (DFL- Minneapolis) invites the press to attend two important events to celebrate Black History Month. The first event is a skype meeting between student scholars and NASA Astronaut Victor Glover at Minneapolis’ Best Academy. The second event is a private screening of Hidden Figures at Regal Cinemas Brooklyn Center Stadium with special guest, Alicia Robinson, also from NASA.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2017

WHAT: Private Screening of Hidden Figures

WHO: Senator Bobby Joe Champion, Alicia Robinson NASA

WHERE: Regal Cinemas, 6420 Camden Avenue North, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430

TIME: Doors open at 6:30 pm, Movie begins at 7:00 p.m. (Limited Seating)

 

WHAT: Student / Astronaut discussion

WHO: Senator Bobby Joe Champion, NASA Astronaut Victor Glover, and 5th – 8th Grade student scholars attending Best Academy

WHERE: Best Academy – Penn, 2131 North 12th Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

TIME: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.