Past Events

Sing Out For Freedom: An Election Eve Concert

On the eve of the most important election of our lifetimes, join Broadway favorites and other luminaries for a concert of solidarity, community, and renewal as we stand – and sing – with the NYCLU and the ACLU to protect one of our most essential democratic rights: the right to vote.

November 2, 2020

Training: Monitoring Protest Across the State

Protest monitors play a crucial role in protecting the right to protest throughout New York State. Please join us virtually for a protest monitor training for New Yorkers who live outside of New York City.

October 29, 2020

NYCLU Forum on Youth in the 2020 Election

Please join members of the NYCLU's youth programs and NYCLU staff for a discussion about the importance of the youth voice in the 2020 election.

October 28, 2020

Know Your Rights and Plan Your Vote (Virtual Forum)

Join the Nassau County Chapter of the New York Civil Liberties Union for a virtual forum to hear about important voting information so that you can make your voting plan. Click the "Join via Zoom" button at right to view the login credentials.

October 13, 2020

ACLU/NYCLU LGBT Rights Virtual Reception

Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, the ACLU and NYCLU will be unable to hold their annual LGBT Rights Project Cocktail Reception in person this year. However, we will offer a virtual reception. Please see event details below and check back for updates.

July 15, 2020

NYCLU Forum on Education Budget Cuts

Please join NYCLU Executive Director Donna Lieberman, NYCLU's Teen Activist Project, and New York City Council Members for a forum to discuss the recent proposed cuts to the NYC education budget. We will also make space for forum participants to ask questions and propose solutions. 

April 30, 2020

Town Hall: Lockport

Many school districts across the state are spending millions of dollars on invasive biometric surveillance technology such as face surveillance software.

February 25, 2020