Events



Door Knocking and/or Phone Bank

Saturday, July 19, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 1:00 PM-4:00 PM.

Sunday, July 20, 1:00 PM -4:00 PM

 

 (CONTACT US TO VOLUNTEER.)

  • Now it is time for the volunteers to contact the voters. 

  • Check the dates and times above for your next chance to help elect our Democratic candidates.

  • Volunteer for an hour or two or for whatever time you have.

  • If you can’t do it now, there will be plenty of opportunity between now and November.

  • And if you can do it now, there will still be plenty of opportunity between now and November.

  • Everyone will work out of our county Democratic Headquarters.

 

Headquarters Address:

224 22nd Place Clinton, Iowa (MAP)

 

Pork Chop Dinner (Fundraiser for Senator Rita Hart)

Saturday, July 19  –  5:00 – 8:00 P.M.

Saint Ann”s Community Hall – 16550 290th Street in Long Grove, Iowa (MAP)

Dinner will be served:  5:00 – 7:00 P.M.

At 6:00 P.M.  “The Master Clefs” North Scott area student lead men’s acapella choral ensemble will perform.

Please RSVP by contacting Matt Brown at mbrown@iowademocrats.org or call Sheila Spickermann at 563-349-1070

All contributions are welcome.  Make checks payable to: Rita Hart for Senate.

 

A Fundraiser/Reception with Maryland’s Governor Martin O’Malley

This is a fundraiser for State Senator Rita Hart.

Saturday, July 26 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Lyons Depot at 56 – 25th Ave N, (25 Ave N & McKinley St.) Clinton (MAP)

It will be fun to listen to Gov. O’Malley, who made a great speech at our state Democratic Convention in Des Moines.

Come and help Senator Rita Hart, who is doing a great job in her first term in Des Moines.

(She has to run again after only 2 years rather than the usual 4 due to a quirk in the redistricting system.)

Suggested Donation: $25 (but give what you can.  All donations welcome)

You can also be a Sponsor at a donation level of $200 or a Host at a donation level of $100.

RSVP and more information: Matt Brown at the email mbrown@iowademocrats.org or telephone (712) 209-4100

 

Fundraiser for Congressman Dave Loebsack

 

Sunday, August 17, 2014 (3:00 PM – 5:00 PM)

Sawmill Museum, 33 – 23rd Ave. N, Clinton, IA (MAP) [Google says it's at 2231 Grant St, but it is the same place.]

Combine an experience with the lumber heritage of Clinton, Iowa with an afternoon of discussing current events with our representative in congress.

All Donations are Welcome.

 

Issues That Matter – A Film Series About Critical Issues Facing The Country

These will be held on the third Monday of the month in August, September, and October

Prairie Village Community Center, 1141 – 13th Ave N, Clinton, (MAP)

Approximately across the street from the Armory

[It is on the South side of 13th Ave N - The Community Center is about half-way to the back with a flag pole in front]

[Park in one of the visitors' parking spaces in front of the Community Center or in the center of the parking lot at the far end.  If a visitors' space is not available, it will be OK to use another one for the duration of the event.]

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM (With approximately the last half hour reserved for discussion)

 

FILMS AND DATES

1. The 11th Hour (Narrated by ) — August 18 — Discussion on Climate Change afterwards

“Turn mankind’s darkest hour into its finest”  See more at the Internet Movie Database.

 

2. Koch Brothers Exposed — Sept. 15 — Discussion on Political Influence afterwards

“Follow the Money”  See more at the Internet Movie Database.

 

3. Heist:  Who Stole the American Dream — Oct. 20 — Discussion on Jobs afterward

“The two kinds of power : organized money and organized people” See more at the Internet Movie Database.

 THIS IS OPEN TO EVERYONE FREE OF CHARGE.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BECOME BETTER INFORMED ABOUT THESE CRITICAL ISSUES, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ATTEND. WE WON’T EVEN TAKE UP A COLLECTION OR PASS THE HAT, AND WE WILL PROVIDE SOME FREE REFRESHMENTS.

 

Central Committee Meeting

Tue, August 19, 7:30pm

Clinton County Democratic Headquarters, 224 22nd Place Clinton, Iowa (MAP)

Monthly meeting of the central committee.

 

PARADES AND OTHER EVENTS DURING THE SUMMER

(PLEASE SUPPLY ANY INFORMATION THAT IS MISSING HERE SUCH AT START TIMES, ERRORS, etc TO ME   HERE.  THANKS.)


July 16- July 20       CLINTON COUNTY FAIR in DeWitt, CONTACT US TO VOLUNTEER

Saturday, July 19   LOST NATION PARADE  Line up at the old school, 100 Winter St, at 10:30 AM (MAP).  Parade starts 11:00AM.

Friday, August 8         PARADE IN LeCLAIRE

Saturday, August 9      PARADE IN CAMANCHE: Start at 11:00 AM. Line up at 10:00 AM at the Camanche Marina, 3rd St & 4th Ave. (MAP).  Social Gathering at the Home of Jay Saxon after the parade, 1204 – 4th St., Camanche. (MAP)

Saturday, August 23   PARADE IN PRINCETON

Saturday, August 23    PARADE IN CHARLOTTE

 

(More Information Later)