Virginia NORML November 2018 Newsletter


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Marijuana wins Big in the Midterms!

Marijuana was the real winner in the Midterm Elections. Visit NORML Election Central to see how cannabis and the candidates scored.


Cruel Consequences

Virginia NORML member Tamara Lyn Netzel is producing a portrait series highlighting the stories of those impacted by the collateral consequences of a marijuana possession charge. Click here to participate.


Virginia NORML November Events


Marijuana Midterms Watch Party
Tuesday, November 6, 7-8:30PM
1600 N Franklin St
Christiansburg, VA 24073-1479
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Roanoke Valley NORML November Meeting
Thursday, November 8, 7-8PM
The Green Goat
802 Wiley Drive Southwest
Roanoke, VA 24015
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Virginia Cannabis Advocacy Training
Sunday, November 11, 12-2PM
409 E Main St
Richmond, VA 23219 
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Virginia Cannabis Advocacy Training
Tuesday, November 26, 6-8PM
2400 Old Brick Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Parents for Medical Cannabis for Kids Support & Info Group
Monday, November 12, 6:30-7:30PM
New Realm Brewing
1209 Craft Lane
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Support the Green at The Green Onion
Wednesday, November 14, 4-10PM
The Green Onion
1603 Colley Ave
Norfolk, VA 23517

Weed the People Film Screening
Wednesday, November 14, 7:15-9:15PM
Naro Cinema
1507 Colley Ave
Norfolk, VA 23517

Empowering Vets & Minorities in the Virginia Cannabis Industry
Thursday, November 15, 6:30-7:30PM
Ruppert Sargent Building
1 Franklin St
Hampton, VA 23669
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Harrisonburg NORML Post Election Roundup
Tuesday, November 13, 7-8PM
The Golden Pony
181 N Main St
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Virginia Cannabis Information Session
Saturday, November 17, 4-5:30PM
Burke Centre Library
5935 Fred Oaks Drive
Burke, VA 22015
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Jefferson Area NORML November Meeting
Tuesday, November 27, 7-8:30PM
Beer Run​​
156 Carlton Rd, Ste 203
Charlottesville, VA 22902
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation

Winchester NORML November Meeting
Thursday, November 29, 6-8PM
Tropical Island Coffee & Cafe​​
39 W Piccadilly St
Winchester, VA 22601
RSVP with your $10 suggested donation


Take Action

Virginia spent $81.2M taxpayer dollars on marijuana enforcement in 2016. Tell your lawmakers you’re fed up with this wasteful public policy. Write your lawmakers in support of SB997, in under 30 seconds.


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Volunteer for Virginia NORML

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