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Are You a Libertarian?

Liberty, Education, Drawing Political Lines

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Ever realized that you’re not a fan of big government, but you’re also not a fan of morality police? If so, you may be a Libertarian! Find out more at this month’s Libertarian group meet-up. Later, you can attend a fundraiser by the Utah Society of Environmental Education group, which is seeking to get more green thinking in Utah’s classrooms. Finally, one of the Legislature’s final redistricting meetings will decide the fate of Utah’s political boundaries for the next decade.

Libertarian Party of Utah Meet-up
Thursday, Sept. 22

K-Talk Radio host, Utah Libertarian chairman and hypnotist Jake Shannon will be hosting this hangout meeting and talking about how Libertarians can take the power back from the corporate elite. If you’re Libertarian or Libertarian-curious, this is a good chance to learn more about the political ideology and get involved in state and local politics.
Denny’s, 250 W. 500 South, Sept. 22, 6 p.m., LPUtah.org

USEE Autumnal Equinox Benefit
Friday, Sept. 23

Come help support the Utah Society for Environmental Education’s mission of encouraging environment literacy in Utah’s classrooms by joining its 15th-annual fall benefit bash. A $45 ticket for members—or $55 for nonmembers—will get you drinks, food and a ticket for a prize drawing. An auction will also offer prizes, including ski passes, climbing-gym memberships and VIP passes to the Living Planet Aquarium.
Ladies’ Literary Club, 850 E. South Temple, 801-328-1549, Sept. 23, 6-9 p.m., USEE.org

Redistricting Committee
Monday, Sept. 26

The Legislature is at the very end of its redistricting process and may be finalizing a map of Utah’s new congressional districts at this meeting. It may be the last chance for the public to weigh in on how policy leaders will draw the boundaries that will determine who represents us in Washington, D.C., for the next decade.
Utah Capitol, 350 N. State, House Building Room 30, 801-538-1032, Sept. 26, 9 a.m., RedistrictUtah.com