Newsletter 7/5/18

CCDemClub NEWSLETTER #71, 7/5/18

 

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


TABLE OF CONTENTS

Get on the CENTRAL COMMITTEE MAILING LIST (UPDATED)

ONLINE FOOD BANK DONATIONS

Offices on the Ballot with INCUMBENTS AND CANDIDATES LISTED

EVENTS

July 7 (1 of 3): Westminster Pride Parade (UPDATED)

July 7 (2 of 3): Westminster Pride Drag Extravaganza

July 7 (3 of 3): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

July 11: Western MD Democratic Unity Rally

July 12: CCDCC Meeting (NEW)

July 14: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

July 21 (1 of 2): UDWMD Luncheon and Meeting (NEW)

July 21 (2 of 2): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

July 28: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

July 29: CCDemClub Picnic, 1-4pm (UPDATED)

August 4: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

August 11: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

August 18: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

August 25: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

Sept. 10: CCDemClub Meeting (SAVE THE DATE)

About the Club

About the Newsletter


Get on the CENTRAL COMMITTEE MAILING LIST (UPDATED)

If you want to be added to the Carroll County Democratic Central Committee’s mailing list, just email Tom Scanlan at trscanlan@gmail.com.

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.

Offices on the Ballot with INCUMBENTS AND CANDIDATES LISTED

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


EVENTS

 

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July 7 (1 of 3): Westminster Pride Parade (UPDATED)

From 12 noon to 5pm. We will have two shifts: Noon-2:30pm and 2:30pm to 5pm.

*** Our booth will be on the south side of Main Street, in the middle of the block between the CC Historical Society and Ralph Street.  SEE MAP BELOW. ***

The Festival will take place on Main St. in Westminster between N Court St. and N. Church St., basically the two blocks from the CC Historical Society to the corner past Birdies Cafe.

For further information, to volunteer, etc.: http://westminsterpride.org/

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July 7 (2 of 3): Westminster Pride Drag Extravaganza

8pm at the Westminster Hall at Belle Grove Square, 17 Bond Street, Westminster.

(Details or ONLINE TICKETS: http://westminsterpride.com/ ) Limited seating!

 

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July 7 (3 of 3): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: July 14)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

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July 11: Western MD Democratic Unity Rally

7-9pm at the Francis Scott Key Hotel/Apartments, 31 West Patrick St. in Frederick.

The Maryland Democratic Party and the Western Maryland Democratic PAC invite you to a

BLUE WAVE UNITY CELEBRATION

Featuring nominees Ben Cardin, Jamie Raskin, and many others!

For details, map, etc, see: https://ccdems.com/event/western-md-dem-unity-rally/

 

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July 12: CCDCC Meeting (NEW)

Our next meeting CCDCC will be on Thursday, July 12th starting at 7pm in the Large Meeting Room of the Westminster Library.

 

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July 14: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: July 21)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

 

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July 21 (1 of 2): UDWMD Luncheon and Meeting (NEW)

The next UDWMD (United Democratic Women of Maryland) meeting and luncheon is July 21st in Hagerstown, at Nick’s Airport Inn. For details on the program, how to get tickets, etc., go to https://ccdems.com/event/udwmd-luncheon-2/

 

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July 21 (2 of 2): Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: July 28)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

 

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July 28: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: August 4)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

 

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July 29: CCDemClub Picnic, 1-4pm (UPDATED)

The Carroll County Democratic Club will hold its annual picnic from 1-4pm at the Lions Club Park in Union Mills, next to the Homestead. It’s at the corner of Littlestown Pike and Old Hanover Road (straight out 97).

Hamburgers and hotdogs, buns included, will be supplied by the club.

Please bring something to share:

  • if your last name starts with A-M, please bring a side dish

  • If your last name starts with N-Z, please bring a dessert

We don’t provide beer, but feel free to bring ‘em along if you wish.

It’s always fun just getting together for a sunny Sunday.

Members are welcome, and if you’re not a member, come anyway and join up!

The picnic is FREE to members, and you can always join up at the picnic!


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August 4: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: August 11)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

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August 11: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: August 18)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

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August 18: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: August 25)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

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August 25: Patriots Resist Rally (Weekly Gathering for Inclusion)

(Next one: September 1)

-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 Info@carrollcan.org.

 

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Sept. 10: CCDemClub Meeting (SAVE THE DATE)

The Carroll County Democratic Club will meet  Monday, September 10 at 7 pm at Johannson’s Restaurant in Westminster.

A number of us meet at 6 for dinner.  Everyone is welcome at the meeting, dinner, or both.

Scheduled speaker: Stephanie Klapper, who is with the Maryland Health Care for All! Coalition.

They’re working to make prescription drugs more affordable for Marylanders.

She’ll be talking about the Prescription Drug Affordability Resolution
( http://healthcareforall.com/RxResolution ),

as well as the group’s recent legislative successes, and their work in association with the attorney general.

Ms. Klapper is Deputy Director of the Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative.

First meeting of the club year!

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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 2018-2019 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, wilsoncpu@gmail.com.

The newsletter was first published February 25, 2017.

 



From the Carroll County Democratic Club