Starts: October 5th, 2015 - 6:00pm
Where: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
Fusion Halifax hosts a meet and greet evening with Halifax's Federal Election candidates on October 5th from 6:00pm-8:00pm.
Each candidate will get a few minutes to tell the community why we should vote for them and will be available for the whole evening to answer any questions you might have.
Starts: October 6th, 2015 - 7:00pm
Where: Auditorium, Ralph M Medjuck Architecture Building, Dalhousie University
Hosted by Engineers Without Borders and the ONE Campaign as part of the #PoliticsAside campaign.
A round-table discussion in which local community members and organizations can engage with and hear from candidates about their views and their Party's vision on international and local poverty issues.
Starts: October 4th, 2015 - 7:00pm
Where: St. Andrew's United Church
CBC Producer Pat Berman moderates this forum focused on “Values and Vision” Welcoming the Stranger – The Refugee, Care for Creation – The Environment, Right Relations – Reconciliation.
Hosted by various Faith Communities (St. Andrew's United Church, St. John's United Church, the Presbyterian Church of St. David, First Baptist Church of Halifax, the Universalist Unitarian Church of Halifax, Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, St. Margret of Scotland Anglican Church, and the Shambhala Centre of Halifax).
Starts: October 4th, 2015 - 2:00pm
Where: Megan's Campaign Office
Megan wants to thank all of her hard-working volunteers.
You've been on the phones, outside knocking on doors, inside entering data, cooking food, dropping leaflets, and energizing the campaign.
Starts: September 30th, 2015 - 8:00pm
Where: Seahorse Tavern
Inspired by the #ImagineOct20 movement, started musical friends Dan Mangan + Torq Campbell from Stars, local Halifax musician John Mullane (In-Flight Safety) decided to take the concept of 'imagining' a new and better government a step further.
"I see Megan as a leader that represents, and will fight for, a Canada we deserve, not the one being dictated by a party with values we don't share." Mullane goes on to say "We see hope in Megan. I wanted to turn a tacit endorsement of such a strong and thoughtful candidate into action. So thanks to Don Browrigg, Megan and a flurry of emails to Megan's office this event was born."
Starts: September 28th, 2015 - 6:30pm
Where: Dal Student Union Building, McInnis Room
#Itsnosecret that student issues are election issues. The Dalhousie Student Union and the Canadian Federation of Students - Nova Scotia are co-hosting an all candidates debate for the candidates in Halifax in the October 19th federal election.
The debate will take place in the MacInnis room on the 2nd floor of the student union building. Candidates will be bringing attention to the issues facing young people in Canada today: issues such as youth unemployment and underemployment, mental health, student debt, climate change, and much more.
Starts: September 20th, 2015 - 1:00pm
Where: Campaign Office
Let's paint the town orange this Sunday! We'll be knocking on doors and talking to voters about Megan Leslie and the NDP.
Megan is an effective community leader and an MP we can all be proud of! Come be a part of Team Leslie and help us re-elect Megan for Halifax!
Starts: September 10th, 2015 - 6:30pm
Where: Spatz Theatre
Halifax women have questions & we are challenging our candidates to address them.
Come hear your candidates talk about violence against women, women's poverty, rights of Indigenous women, childcare, housing & homelessness & more.
Starts: September 7th, 2015 - 10:30am
Where: Victoria Park
Celebrate with Megan and Team Leslie as they join the Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council, affiliate unions, and our social movement allies for the 16th annual Labour Day March and Picnic in Halifax.
Rally at Victoria Park (Corner of Spring Garden and South Park) at 10:30 am, followed by the march at 11:30 am, arriving at the South Commons Triangle by 12 noon.