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Marriage Equality Rally And Hearing — Wednesday

12AM ON 09/02/2011
BY Dan Bass

meri Join Ocean State Action and MERI to show your support for same sex marriage, Wednesday, February 9, at the State House. Rally starts outside at 4pm and then moves into the committee hearing.

Attendees should enter on the north side of the building. Please be prepared to go through security by removing any metal from your pockets, taking off belts with metal closures, etc. Please enter single-file to get everyone into the building as quickly as possible.
Signs and banners are welcome, but must be hand-held only (signs on sticks will not be permitted into the building).

Parking is available at Providence Place Mall, or behind the Dept. of Health Building on Smith Street (enter through the “Employee Parking” entrance and park at the far end of the lot). There is limited metered on-street parking available. Bring your family, bring your friends, spread the word that marriage matters and Rhode Islanders want MARRIAGE EQUALITY NOW!

Join us in room 313 of the state house at 5 pm as the House Judiciary Committee begins hearing testimony on the same sex marriage bill, H5012.

Rally 4pm, Committee Hearing 5pm, Wednesday, State House, 82 Smith Street, (Facebook)

filed under: Performance | marriage equality

Camelot Benefit Performance For Marriage Equality RI

9PM ON 28/09/2010
BY Marriage Equality RI

6 pm — Wine Reception
7:30pm — Theatre Presentation
Thursday, October 7, Trinity Repertory Company

Marriage Equality Rhode Island is excited to host a presentation of the musical Camelot. King Arthur has everything — peace, prosperity and a happy marriage, but will the arrival of the handsome Lancelot change Camelot forever? Trinity Rep’s re-imagining of this masterpiece is a rich tale of love, honor and the quest to create a legacy.

Individual sponsorship tickets for MERI’s Camelot Benefit Performance are available for $100 and include the pre-event reception. Various sponsorship levels, which include multiple tickets and additional benefits, are also available. Thank you to BankRI and Providence Democratic Mayoral Candidate Angel Taveras for helping sponsor the event!

For more information, contact April Ricci by phone at (401) 941-2727 or email at

Thursday, October 7, Trinity Rep, 201 Washington Street

filed under: Bars | Equal rights

Drinking Liberally Hosts MERI

11AM ON 28/07/2010
BY Daily Dose

MERI Tonight at the Wild Colonial,

Drinking Liberally teams up with Marriage Equality RI (MERI) for a great night of connecting, getting involved, and talking politics over a beer.

8pm to 10pm, Wednesday, Drinking Liberally, Wild Colonial Tavern, 250 South Water Street



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