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2019 Oklahoma Muslim Day at the Capitol
March 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join your fellow Okie Muslims at our 2019 Oklahoma Muslim Day at the Capitol for a day of advocacy, meeting with our Legislators and more!
Registrants will receive a 2019 Muslim Day at the Capitol t-shirt, breakfast and lunch, and a 2019 CAIR Oklahoma Legislative Guide and Toolkit.
Schedule for the Day:
- 9:00AM Registration Opens ( 2nd Floor Rotunda)
Breakfast will be served on the 2nd Floor Rotunda
- 9:30AM Opening Remarks and Breakfast Keynote by Representative Kendra Horn
- 10:00AM Panel Discussion (Senate Chamber)
“Connecting the Dots: How Divergent Issues Matter and What We Can Do About It”
Oklahomans struggle with poverty, racism, and incarceration at higher rates than many other states. Our panel will discuss the variety of issues facing Oklahoma’s many diverse communities and the ways that we can work together to protect marginalized communities and make our state a safer, healthier, and more inclusive place for all.
- 10:00AM Concurrent Session for Youth: The Future In Our Hands (1st Floor Rotunda)
Young people are increasingly driving positive progressive changes all across the world. Join our interactive, dynamic panel of young leaders to examine some of our state’s dangerous inequities, explore their historical roots, and work to design progressive changes that will help create a more equitable metro area.
- 11:00AM Keynote Session (Senate Chamber)
Featuring Representative Regina Goodwin and Senator George E. Young
- 11:45AM Lunch (2nd Floor Rotunda)
- 1:00PM Dhuhr Prayer (Supreme Court Hallway, 2nd Floor)
- 1:15PM Advocacy Training (2nd Floor Rotunda) And Group Photo
- 1:30PM Visits to Legislative Offices with Advocacy Leaders
- 2:30PM Closing (2nd Floor Rotunda)