Newsletter 10/19/17

CCDemClub NEWSLETTER #34, 10/19/17

** REMEMBER: next CCDemClub meeting is November 6 (details below) **
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Sign-up for the CCDemClub/CCDCC Holiday Dinner is NOW OPEN:
https://ccdems.wufoo.com/forms/carroll-county-dems-holiday-party/
(Details under the event, Dec. 14)
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** New: December 3: Unity March Against White Supremacy **
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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….
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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 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 at wils…@gmail.com
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Anyway, here are the events in chronological order.

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October 20:

NAACP Annual Freedom Fund Banquet
The 15th annual event. Tickets are $55 in advance, $60 at the door.
Fri. Oct. 20, 2017, 6:30pm-9:30pm at Martin’s Westminster.

Further information and tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/15th-annual-carroll-county-naacp-freedom-fund-banquet-tickets-37678478343

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October 21:

Weekly Gathering for Inclusion – every Saturday!
(Next one: October 28)
-From the CarrollCAN website:
This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!
Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a rally or protest, no chants, just signs).
Meet in front of the Westminster Branch Library, by the Lion 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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October 22:

Busting Stereotypes about Racism:
Beyond Confederate Monuments and Racist Relatives
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ on October 22, 2017, 3pm-5pm.

This will be an informational program aimed at understanding structural racism and exploring ways to alleviate it. The program will be followed by appetizers and desserts, and a free-will offering will be taken to benefit Carroll Citizens for Racial Equality and Carroll County NAACP.
Details: https://ccdems.com/event/busting-stereotypes-about-racism/

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October 28:

Weekly Gathering for Inclusion – every Saturday!
(Next one: November 4)
-From the CarrollCAN website:
This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!
Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a rally or protest, no chants, just signs).
Meet in front of the Westminster Branch Library, by the Lion 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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November 4:

Weekly Gathering for Inclusion – every Saturday!
(Next one: November 11)
-From the CarrollCAN website:
This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!
Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a rally or protest, no chants, just signs).
Meet in front of the Westminster Branch Library, by the Lion 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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November 6:

CCDemClub meeting
7pm at Johansson’s in Westminster.
Our speaker will be Charles Brown, Director of the Carroll County Humane Society.

Some of us arrive early at 6 to share an informal meal before the meeting, so please feel free to join us for that as well!

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November 7:

Interfaith Community of Carroll County Monthly Chapter Meeting
7pm-8:00pm
Finksburg Branch CCPL
2265 Old Westminster Pike Finksburg, MD, 21048
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Faith-Club-of-Carroll-County-217727274924203/

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November 11:

Weekly Gathering for Inclusion – every Saturday!
(Next one: November 18)
-From the CarrollCAN website:
This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!
Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a rally or protest, no chants, just signs).
Meet in front of the Westminster Branch Library, by the Lion 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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November 12:

VOCAL meeting

The November Group Gathering is Sunday, November 12th, 2:00 – 4:00pm in the large meeting room of the Finksburg Library – 2265 Old Westminster Pike.

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November 18:

Weekly Gathering for Inclusion – every Saturday!
(Next one: November 25)
-From the CarrollCAN website:
This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!
Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a rally or protest, no chants, just signs).
Meet in front of the Westminster Branch Library, by the Lion 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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November 25:

Weekly Gathering for Inclusion – every Saturday!
(Next one: December 2)
-From the CarrollCAN website:
This is a peaceful gathering to spread the love!
Make a sign to celebrate inclusion! (this is not a rally or protest, no chants, just signs).
Meet in front of the Westminster Branch Library, by the Lion 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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December 3:

Unity March Against White Supremacy
In Washington, DC. 12 Noon.
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/135303627076552/
(Details will be posted there as available, as the event gets nearer.)

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December 14:

Carroll County Dems Holiday Dinner

The joint CCDemClub/CCDCC Holiday Dinner is set for Thursday, December 14th.
It starts with a social time at 6:30 pm, with dinner at 7 pm.
It will be at the Buttersburg Inn in Union Bridge, MD.
‘Dutch treat’, and it’s BYOB, but coffee, tea and soda are provided.

THE SIGN-UP PAGE IS NOW OPEN!
https://ccdems.wufoo.com/forms/carroll-county-dems-holiday-party/
Limited seating (45 total), so sign up soon!

You can sign up and choose your entree and dessert from the available choices.
There are also details on how and when to pay.
The cost will be $35/person which includes tip.

Don West (thema…@gmail.com) is the contact person for the event.
Presented by the Carroll County Democratic Club, and the Carroll County Democratic Central Committee.
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