Join Colorado Senior Lobby members, volunteers and some of our board member at our Colorado Senior Lobby Citizen Lobbyist Training.

View Event Flyer – CLICK HERE

Register Online – CLICK HERE

Details about the Event:

When: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Training is 10:00AM – 12:00PM
If you want, arrive at 9:00AM to network and tour the Capitol

Where: Legislative Services Building – Room LSB-B*
200 East 14th Avenue, Denver

But first join us for … Networking & a Tour of the Capitol – 9:00AM to 9:55AM

Drop by the Capitol for networking, a tour and sign up to be a citizen lobbyist — Yes, there is a form from the state! For networking at 9:00AM, meet in the cafeteria in the basement of The Capitol. You can purchase refreshments, network, and take a tour. Water can be purchased in the cafeteria. We will have handouts for the Citizen Lobbyist Training session. Bring a notebook to take notes at the training and a capped water bottle. We will walk across the street to the Legislative Services Building at 9:55AM for the actual Citizen Lobbyist Training.

The Citizen Lobbyist Training covers:

  • Review the Colorado Legislature
  • Colorado Committee Structure
  • Legislative Legal Services
  • How a Bill becomes Law
  • How to communicate with legislators and their staff
  • Procedures for testifying
  • Guidelines for Citizen Lobbyists
  • The Capitol Bunch Lobbyists
  • Individual Citizen Lobbyist Advocacy
  • Legislative Committee Meetings

Getting to the Capitol and the Legislative Services Building 

There is convenient parking just east of the Capitol. Access the lot from Grant St when heading south or from Logan if you are heading north. Denver RTD has many trains and buses that will get you downtown. Check the RTD website:

  • For networking and tours of the Capitol from 9:00AM to 9:55AM go to:
    The Colorado State Capitol, 200 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO
  • For Citizen Lobbying Training from 10:00AM to 12:00PM go to:
    Legislative Services Building – Room LSB-B, 200 East 14th Avenue, Denver, CO

Have questions? Call Ed Shackelford at 720-353-3775 or send us an email