Monday, Feb 12, 2 pm, Friendship Village Kiva, 1400 N Drake Rd
The Landlord’s Point of View
Listen and discuss as local landlords/property managers share their experiences with eviction.
Participants: Lisa Willcut, Lockhart Management; Crispean J. Davis, Regional Property Manager, KMG Prestige; Adrienne Wiltzer, Princeton Properties
Thursday, March 1, 6:30 pm, Douglass Community Association, 1000 W Paterson
The Eviction Process in Kalamazoo
What does it look like? Who are the key players? How would some of the stories told in Evicted play out in Kalamazoo? What resources/services are available?
Participants: Karen B. Hencken, Hencken Process Service LLC; Rachel Suhrbier, Legal Aid of Western Michigan; and Jennifer Welles, Housing Manager, HRI
Thursday, March 8, 7 pm, Kalamazoo Public Library, 315 S Rose St
Tenants and Landlords: Their Rights and Responsibilities
Learn about the laws and expectations that guide tenants and landlords in our community, in this joint presentation by the City of Kalamazoo and Legal Aid of Western Michigan.
Moderated by Judge Tiffany Ankley
Tuesday, March 13, 7 pm, Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes, 901 Portage St
Homelessness: How it Impacts Families and Children
Learn from local educators, service providers, and people who experienced homelessness as parents and//or children about both the immediate challenges and the long term effects of being homeless and/or surviving housing insecurity.
Co-facilitated by Monica Poucher, KPS Homeless Liaison Specialist, and Cyekeia Lee, Director of Community Collaboration, The Kalamazoo Promise
Tuesday, March 20, 7 pm, Room 128 Anna Whitten Hall, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, 202 N Rose St
Tenant Stories of Struggles and Success
Hear from individuals who have faced eviction as they discuss their experiences and share how eviction proceedings have had a ripple effect on their lives.
Moderated by Legal Aid of Western Michigan