Middlesex-Somerset NOW is a local New Jersey chapter of the National Organization for Women
(NOW). Most Middlesex-Somerset chapter members live in Middlesex and
Somerset Counties. To learn more about NOW in general, check out
National NOW's web site and/or National's
frequently asked questions (FAQ).
If you would like to join Middlesex County NOW, you can do so online at
National's web site:
JOIN HERE. Be sure to specify "Middlesex County NOW" in the
drop-down chapter list.
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Middlesex-Somerset NOW generally meets the second
Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm.
The meetings are open to the public. Unless otherwise noted, all
meetings are Skip & Alan's house.
E-mail for directions. If you are not a regular
attendee, please confirm date, time, and place by
Meeting Dates in 2018 (Tuesdays):
Experimental chapter calendar
Chapter events and actions (looks like a calendar, opens a new window)
Chapter events and actions (presented as a list, opens a new window)
Middlesex-Somerset NOW has worked with RU Choice (a
Rutgers campus organization) to document reproductive life before Roe
v. Wade so younger women today can learn what it was like in
that era. Part of this project is to videotape women describing
their experiences with birth control and abortion before 1973. The
NEVER GO BACK
project in its currently evolving form can be seen
If you would like to contribute your experiences, send us
e-mail. Video taping can be
done anonymously, or experiences can be related in
written form. The most recent
video was added on March 24, 2013.
for Equality in New
by Jane LaTour, award-winning
journalist and long-time
by Susan Wicklund
with Alan Kesselheim
(Updated, May 9, 2011)
Links to the State and National NOW organizations: