Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Thursday, Mar. 19.

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Thursday, Mar. 19 9:00 AM Michigan Natural Resources Commission meeting

Location: Michigan Library & Historical Center, 820W W Washtenaw St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov/dnr, https://twitter.com/MichiganDNR

Contacts: Michigan DNR, DNR-Public-Info@Michigan.gov


Thursday, Mar. 19 2:00 PM CultureSource press briefing on state of arts and culture sector – CultureSource press briefing regarding the state of the southeast Michigan arts and culture sector due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, with Signal-Return Director Lynne Avadenka, Michigan Opera Theatre President and CEO Wayne Brown, and Michigan & State Theaters Executive Director Russ Collins

Weblinks: https://culturesource.org/

Contacts: Omari Rush, CultureSource, 1 313 831 1151

Join Zoom Call (Audio Only) * Online: https://zoom.us/j/158306709 * By Phone: (929) 205-6099 * Meeting ID: 158 306 709


Thursday, Mar. 19 2:30 PM Michigan state legislators outline plan to combat coronavirus – Michigan state legislators outline their plan to address the coronavirus (COVID19) outbreak in Michigan, via telephone press conference with state Reps. Darrin Camilleri, Mari Manoogian, Abdullah Hammoud, Cara Clemente, Padma Kuppa and Laurie Pohutsky, and Michigan United Board President Paula White

Weblinks: http://www.miunited.org/, https://twitter.com/MichiganUnited

Contacts: Erik Shelley , Michigan United , Erik@MIunited.org, 1 248 982 6326

Via telephone: 1 313 326 2211


Thursday, Mar. 19 – Sunday, Mar. 22 POSTPONED: Ultimate Sport Show – POSTPONED: Ultimate Sport Show – Grand Rapids * Postponed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Location: DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Avenue Northwest, Grand Rapids, MI

Weblinks: http://www.showspan.com, https://twitter.com/ultimatesportgr

Contacts: ShowSpan, events@ShowSpan.com, 1 616 447 2860



UPDATED EVENT: Friday, Mar. 20 5:30 PM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts coronavirus telephone town hall – Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts telephone town hall on coronavirus (COVID-19) and with an update on resources available

Weblinks: http://debbiedingell.house.gov, https://twitter.com/RepDebDingell

Contacts: Maggie Rousseau, Rep. Debbie Dingell communications, Maggie@Mail.House.Gov