Newsletter 1/18/18

CCDemClub NEWSLETTER #47, 1/18/18

NEW and UPDATED items are marked and highlighted in the Table of Contents.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

ONLINE FOOD BANK DONATIONS

BULLETIN: CANDIDATES NEEDED!

(NEW) Offices on the Ballot for Carroll County, MD

EVENTS

Jan. 19: Kedi (documentary)

(UPDATED) Jan. 20: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

Jan. 26: Step (documentary)

(UPDATED) Jan. 27 (1 of 4): MLK, Jr. Breakfast

Jan. 27 (2 of 4): Richard Madaleno reception

Jan. 27 (3 of 4): UDWMD Luncheon

(UPDATED) Jan. 27 (4 of 4): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

Feb. 3: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

Feb. 8, 2018: CCDCC Meeting

(UPDATED) Feb. 10: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

Feb. 17 (1 of 2): Candidate Training Event

(UPDATED) Feb. 17 (2 of 2): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(UPDATED) Feb. 24: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(UPDATED) March 3: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(UPDATED) March 10: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

April 20-21: 14th Annual Western Maryland Democratic Summit & Straw Poll

About the Club

About the Newsletter


ONLINE FOOD BANK DONATIONS

To give DIRECTLY to the local food bank, Carroll County Food Sunday, go to the CCFS donation page: http://ccfoodsunday.org/how-to-help/

This page is always available, and ensures your donation directly benefits folks here in Carroll County.


BULLETIN: CANDIDATES NEEDED!

Anyone interested in running for local office should contact Don West (443-340-4141 or ccmdde…@gmail.com). The filing deadline is February 27, 2018. For additional information, see the Carroll County  Board of Elections web site, http://ccgovernment.carr.org/ccg/electionboard/CandidateInfo.aspx.

Also see the Candidate Training Event below on Feb. 17.


(NEW) Offices on the Ballot for Carroll County, MD

See the current list of offices and candidates at: https://ccdems.com/election-2018/


EVENTS

Jan. 19: Kedi (documentary)

1pm and 7:30pm at the Carroll Arts Center. Presented by FLICCC. (Details and ticket info.)

One of 4 documentaries being shown at the Arts Center in January (List, details and ticket info.)

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(UPDATED) Jan. 20: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  January 27)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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Jan. 26: Step (documentary)

1pm and 7:30pm at the Carroll Arts Center. Presented by FLICCC. (Details and ticket info.)

One of 4 documentaries being shown at the Arts Center in January (List, details and ticket info.)

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(UPDATED) Jan. 27 (1 of 4): MLK, Jr. Breakfast

On Saturday, Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 9 a.m., Silver Oak Academy Program Director Mr. Kevin McLeod will be the guest speaker at the 15th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. breakfast at Martin’s of Westminster, sponsored by the Carroll County NAACP Branch 7014.

Tickets are still available: $35 in advance, $40 at the door.

For tickets or additional information, please contact: Jean Lewis (410-861-6872, jjle…@comcast.net) or Charlotte Brown (410-861-7890).

The breakfast is a Carroll County winter tradition and always well attended. We look forward to seeing you at the breakfast.

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Jan. 27 (2 of 4): Richard Madaleno reception

Saturday, January 27th, 2018, 2pm – 4pm

At the home of Laurel and Mel Brennan, 48 Ridge Road, Westminster, MD 21157.

Sponsor: $250, Friend $100, Guest $50.

To RSVP, please e-mail Simon at: si…@madalenoformaryland.com

Presented by Laurel and Mel Brennan, Barbara Weber, Anna and Alisha Haggart

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Jan. 27 (3 of 4): UDWMD Luncheon

From the Union of Democratic Women of Maryland (UDWMD): Our first state-wide Luncheon of 2018 will be on Saturday, January 27th, cost is $20 ($25 at the door), and we will be at:

Jimmy’s Famous Seafood

6526 Holabird Avenue

Baltimore 21224

Our Speaker will be:

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings

Candidate for Governor of Maryland

We will also have a short presentation from Marceline White, Executive Director of Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition about gender equality in car insurance.

Email Denise Riley, President, United Democratic Women of Maryland to either carpool from Rip’s in Bowie at 9am, or if you want to pay using the PayPal link.

Other links:

UDWMD Membership Application (DOC) (https://ccdems.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/UDWMDMembershipApplication.docx),

UDWMD Luncheon Schedule for 2018-2019 (https://ccdems.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/StatewideUDWMD_Sched2018-2019.docx),

and a FLYER for this event (https://ccdems.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Jan27Flyer.docx).

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(UPDATED) Jan. 27 (4 of 4): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  February 3)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org .

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Feb. 3: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  February 10)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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Feb. 8, 2018: CCDCC Meeting

The Carroll County Democratic Central Committee meets at the  Finksburg Library, Small Meeting Room, at 7pm. Open to the public.

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(UPDATED) Feb. 10: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  February 17)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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Feb. 17 (1 of 2): Candidate Training Event

Don West has reserved the Large Meeting Room at the Westminster Library for Saturday, February 17th, 2018, from 9 am – 12 noon for our Candidate Training Event.  Democrats can’t make inroads in local politics if we don’t have candidates. Here is your chance to acquire some of the basics of running a campaign. There will be more details to come, but it will be an informative morning. Remember, the filing deadline to run for office is February 27. Contact person: Corynne Courpas (corynne…@pfgc.com).

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(UPDATED) Feb. 17 (2 of 2): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  February 24)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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(UPDATED) Feb. 24: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  March 3)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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(UPDATED) March 3: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  March 10)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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(UPDATED) March 10: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one:  March 17)

-From the CarrollCAN website:

This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!

Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a protest, no chants, just signs).

Meet across from the Westminster Branch Library, from 1 to 2pm every Saturday. Please keep your signs Welcoming, Positive and FOR something (not against something, this is a message of inclusion and welcome for all)

There are no organizers for this event. It is an organic gathering meant to spread peace, love and inclusion.

Any questions please email In…@carrollcan.org.

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April 20-21: 14th Annual Western Maryland Democratic Summit & Straw Poll

Save the Date! At the Rocky Gap Casino Resort. For tickets, details, etc:

https://ccdems.com/14th-annual-western-maryland-democratic-summit-straw-poll-april-20-21-2018/


About the Club

We work to promote Democratic ideals and candidates. We also present speakers on topics of interest to voters at our meetings. We’re based in Westminster.

To pay CCDemClub annual dues, send a check made out to “”CCDemClub” to Mark Wilson, Treasurer, 1699 King Richard Road, Eldersburg, MD 21784.

$15 for a single, $25 for a couple. You will receive a spiffy 2017-2018 club membership card in the mail! Back to our regularly-scheduled program….

About the Newsletter

We send out a weekly newsletter listing all the news and upcoming events for the next month or so, emphasizing the newly-added or updated events.

As always, you can also go to ccdems.com/events at any time to see the full calendar and details.

To ADD an EVENT: send the information, including (if possible) a URL, to Mark Wilson, wils…@gmail.com.

Since February 25, 2017.



From the Carroll County Democratic Club