MGRC Events

Throughout the year, MGRC hosts a number of events, including the following:

  • A Welcome Back Reception shortly after the start of session
  • Weekly Lobbyist 101 training series
  • Partnership with the High School Page program
  • Continuing Legal Education courses
  • Annual Meeting
  • Other networking opportunities

We encourage and invite you to continually check back to see what events you can join us for!


2021 MGRC Annual Meeting

Thank you to everyone that joined us for the 2021 MGRC Annual Meeting! It was wonderful to see so many in-person this year! 

MGRC Webinar: Capitol Security Updates

Do you have questions about Capitol complex security heading into the 2022 Legislative Session?  MGRC has arranged a webinar with State Patrol Captain Eric Roeske, Senate Sargent at Arms Sven Lindquist, and House Sargent at Arms Bob Meyerson, where they will provide up-to-date information on Capitol complex security measures and processes and field questions from MGRC members. See details below and join us for this important update!

Date/Time: Tuesday, January 25 at 10:00 am

Where: This webinar will take place via Zoom. Details on how to join the webinar will be shared with registered attendees on Monday, January 24th. 

Registration: Click here to get registered today. Registration is required and free for MGRC members. There will be a $10 fee for non-members. 

MGRC will be recording this webinar and will share access with the membership in a future member update email. 

MGRC Lobbyist 101 Series

Mark your calendars! MGRC Lobbyist 101 series kicks off on Friday, January 28th! This popular educational program is for new and experienced lobbyist alike and will be held virtually again this session via Zoom. The program will start at 8:30 am each week and conclude by 10:00 am. Registration will be required for each program. Details on how to join the meeting will be sent directly to you upon registering. Lobbyist 101 is a free program offered by MGRC and is open to all that would like to participate. So, be sure to share details with your interns or others that may find this programming valuable.

Below is information for our first two programs! This page will be updated with future topics and speakers as they become available. 

  • Friday, January 28, 2022
  • Friday, February 4, 2022
    • Topic: Understanding State Budget Forecasting and Minnesota's Current Surplus
    • Registration: Click here to register
  • Friday, February 11, 2022
  • Friday, February 18, 2022
  • Friday, February 25, 2022
  • Friday, March 4, 2022