California


Los Angeles
LA Trade Tech, 400 W. Washington Blvd.     
4pm-6:30pm

Oakland    
March: Frank Ogawa Plaza, 11am,
Rally: Dellums Federal Building, 1:15 pm    
11am-1:45pm


Colorado


Denver

Writer's Square, 16th Street Mall Flash Mob

5 - 6 pm

Contact of Donna Smith. donnasicko@gmail.com


Fort Collins

Watch for more info


Pueblo

Pueblo Union Depot

Thursday, July 30th, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the
contact: Anne Courtright clcourtright@comcast.net


Florida


Miami
Claude Pepper Federal Building, 51 SW 1st Avenue
11am-1pm


Illinois


Chicago

Heritage Green Park, 610-30 West Adams St, 

We will cross street for a rally @ Humana, followed by celebration at the Park!
11:30am


Iowa


Iowa City

City Pedestrian Mall, outside Iowa City Public Library, at chessboard squares

July 30, 3:30PM
Group Tai Chi for Medicare’s 50th Anniversary
Contact: Dawn Jones at dawnj@netins.net


Indiana


Bloomington

Room 1C, Monroe County Public Library, 303 E. Kirkwood Ave., Bloomington, IN 47408

July 30, 6:30-9:00PM
Medicare’s 50th Birthday: Talk by Dr. Rob Stone & PIE-fest
Contact: RSVP at Facebook event page


Kentucky


Louisville

Louisville Free Public Library, Centennial Room, 301 York St., Louisville, KY 40203

July 30, 6:30-8:00PM
Celebrate Medicare’s 50th Birthday: Presentation by Dr. Jonathan Ross
Contact: Details at the Kentuckians for Single Payer Healthcare website here, or contact Kay Tillow at nursenpo@aol.com


Massachusetts


Boston

Senate Reading Room, Room 437, Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108.

July 30, 1:00-3:00PM
Birthday Party for Medicare’s 50th Anniversary
Contact: Mass-Care at director@masscare.org


Maine


Portland
1 Monument Square
5pm


Michigan


Detroit
Central United Methodist Church, 23 E. Adams Ave.
11am-2pm


Minnesota

St. Paul    
Highland Park Shelter
5pm-9pm


Missouri


St. Louis
Ethical Society of St. Louis, 9001 Clayton Road
6:30pm-8:30pm


Nevada


Las Vegas
Venetian Hotel, 3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd
8am /9am-11am


Nebraska


Lincoln
100 Centennial Mall North, south side of the Federal Building

11 am to 1 pm and 4 to 6 pm, Thursday, July 30th
Bring party hats, favors and signs.
Also asking Nebraska's elected officials to expand Medicaid

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No matter where you are in this big, beautiful country, there will be a place for you to join with others to celebrate and advocate for Medicare.  Stay tuned here -- and we'll put up the latest news from events planned.


All events on Thursday, July 30, 2015, unless otherwise noted.

New York


New York
61 Broadway, 16th floor, in downtown Manhattan
Thurs., July 30 @ 10:00 a.m.
Professional Staff Congress CUNY

@ 1 p.m.
New Amsterdam Plein (outside Staten Island Ferry Terminal in Manhattan) to take the 1:30 ferry.

Press Conference @ 2 p.m.
Front steps of Staten Island Borough Hall
(opposite St. George Ferry Terminal)

RSVPs: http://m-and-m-50-celebration-nyc.eventbrite.com
More into: 646-527-6612 or metrohealth@igc.org

Poughkeepsie
WALKWAY OVER THE HUDSON (approximately ½ mile) AT THE HUDSON VALLEY RAIL TRAIL.
Sunday, August 2nd -- 11 am to 4 pm
Food, fun and activities for all hosted by the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA)


Oregon


Albany

Albany Saturday market

August 1

Albany Health Care for All-Oregon
Writing Letters to the Editor - Helen McGovern and Edith Orner.


La Grande

Union County Farmer's Markets and Summer/Fall Fairs
Signature CollectionMeet with Senator and Representative, present the cards and talk about Medicare's 50th and healthcare for all in Oregon.
Contact: Bill Whitaker. wwhitak@boisestate.edu


Medford

Medford Library, 205 S Central Ave 97501

6pm press conference

6:30pm party with educational forum and PIE eating

For more info, contact Wes Brain at 541-482-6988.


Portland

Terry Schrunk Plaza,  SW Madison Street

Thursday, July 30, 12:00 noon
What: Celebration of Medicare's 50th with Senator Michael Dembrow as guest speaker, collecting signatures on the Medicare's 50th Anniversary Postcards for legislators and more.
Contact: Michael Arken, michaelarken@gmail.com

Salem

Salem Art Fair, South Entrance Free Speech Area, off Leffelle St. S., Salem
When: Friday July 17 & Saturday July 18 10 am to 7 pm, Sunday July 19 10 am to 4 pm
What: Tabling and collecting signatures on Medicare for All Postcards and distributing Health Care for All Oregon
Contact: Anita Owen, 503-463-6733.


Ohio


Columbus

Ohio Statehouse, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, OH 43215.

Thursday, July 30, 10:30AM-noon

Ladies Gallery space limited to 30.
Press Conference & March to the office of Senator Rob Portman.

Contact Kurt Bateman kurt.pdamerica@gmail.com


Lakewood
Lakewood Park, 14532 Lake Avenue
11am-2pm


Pennsylvania


Pittsburgh

March begins at the UPMC headquarters
and ends at Highmark's offices with a rally.

Thurs, July 30th, noon
contact:  Ed Grystar  egrystar@aol.com


Texas

  

Dallas

334 W Centre at Bishop,

12:30 PM - Celebrate Medicare's Anniversary & Fight to Save it from Congressional Cuts.
(rsvp Gene Lantz labordallas@sbcglobal.net)


El Paso

Café Mayapán, 2000 Texas Ave

1-3PM - Celebrate Medicare's 50th Anniversary at


Houston

TX Medical Center

11:30am-1PM – Hospital Cafeterias in the TX Med Center.

Contact info@hcfat.org

Washington, DC


Upper Senate Park, 200 New Jersey Ave NW
9:30am-11am


Panel: Medicare at 50 - A Cost-Effective and Compassionate Model

Hosted by the office of Congressman John Conyers, Jr. 

Rayburn House Office Building 2237

Thursday, July 30th, 1pm to 2:30pm