May 2017 Events

April 26th, 2017

 

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May 11 (Thurs) 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM  King’s Court Castle Restaurant in Canterbury Village, 2325 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360

– Please join us for our annual spring fundraiser featuring special guests Congressman Dan Kildee, Jay Kaplan (staff attorney for the ACLU’s LGBT Project since its founding in 2001), Suzanna Shkreli (2016 candidate for MI 8th Congressional District) and Andy Meisner (Oakland County Treasurer)

$20.00 per person includes a pizza and salad buffet and good times with your local Democratic Club! Proceeds to be donated to local Democratic candidates and causes.

Please bring canned and packaged foods for the Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry

Contact Kevin Church for details: 810-394-8253

April 2017 Events

April 18th, 2017

When: April 19th at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Clarkston Union Basement

Come and join us for our April meeting! Our speakers will include Charles Gaba, described by Mother Jones as the “go-to guy for Obamacare enrollment” and by the LA Times as the “indispensable tracker of ACA rates and policies”.

Ken Fouty, the Community Outreach Coordinator for Lutheran Social Services of Michigan will discuss his agency’s role in assisting refugees.

Emily Duthinh will be speaking to us about the Indivisible group’s efforts to support local, undocumented workers who are being unjustly harassed and deported because of Trump’s xenophobic immigration policies and how you can be involved. Hope to see you there!

Please bring canned and non-perishable food items for donation to Oxford/Orion FISH food pantry.

Now is the time to renew/join us! Please consider becoming a member. We need YOU!

March 2017 Events

April 18th, 2017

Wed. March 15 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm NODC Meeting at C-Pub in Lake Orion

Please join us for our monthly meeting to discuss local and statewide activism efforts and opportunities. Our speakers will include Lisa Kiefer of Count MI Vote to discuss redistricting efforts and how we can be involved, Rebecca Gray of the Michigan’s People Campaign to discuss training for safe and effective protesting, Courtney Harrison of the Women’s March on Washington-Michigan to discuss opportunities for action and Nicole Breadon, co-chair of North Oakland Indivisible Team to discuss upcoming events. If you have any events you would like to talk to the club about, please come and share them with us!

Please bring canned and non-perishable packaged foods for the Oxford/Orion FISH food pantry.

Don’t forget to join or renew your NODC membership. You can do this at the meeting and, as you know, we need all hands on deck!

February 2017 Events

February 10th, 2017

Feb. 15 Mtg. Speakers

 

 

 

 

 

Wed. Feb. 15 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm NODC February Meeting at C-Pub in Canterbury Village, 2325 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion MI 48360.

Please join us as we discuss activism, politics, and how clubs like the North Oakland Democratic Club fit in to the party as a whole. North Oakland Indivisible Team, Forward Action Michigan, and aligned groups welcome!

Guest Speakers:  Nancy Kaffer, Detroit Free Press Columnist; Vicki Barnett, Oakland County Democratic Party Chair; Brandon Dillon, Michigan Democratic Party Chair

Please bring canned and packaged foods for the Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry.
Now is the time to join or renew your membership in the NODC, which is on a calendar year basis.  Membership Form

Additional agenda items, events, to be announced at the meeting.

Sat. Feb. 11 8 a.m – 5 pm – Michigan Democratic Party State Convention, Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226

Election of 2017-2018 MDP Members, Congressional District Officers, Michigan Democratic State Central Committee members, Caucus officers.  You must have been a member of the MDP 30 days prior to this convention (unless you were elected Precinct Delegate in 2016).

January 2017 Events

December 21st, 2016

Wed. January 18 6:30 – 8:30 pm North Oakland Democratic Club Meeting at the Clarkston Union (downstairs in the M/C room) 54 S Main St, Clarkston, MI 48346

  • Officers Election
    • Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary
  • Additional Agenda items to be discussed

 

https://www.womensmarch.com/

https://www.womensmarch.com/

Women's March on Lansing 1.21.17

1.21.17 2 pm - 4pm Gather outside the Federal Building at 5th & Liberty

1.21.17 2 pm – 4 pm Gather outside the Federal Building at 5th & Liberty

 

Sat. Jan. 28 Noon – 1:30 pm  Oakland 8th District Convention  Orion Twp Public Library – James Ingram Room, 825 Joslyn Rd Lake Orion, MI 48362

  • Our meeting will be in the James Ingram Room in the Adult section of the library.  Registration begins at 11:30 a.m.
    We will elect members to three MDP State Convention committees and receive/approve any resolutions to forward to the Resolutions Committee. In order to vote, you must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party for 30 days prior to this convention, unless you were elected Precinct Delegate in August, 2016 – in that case you can join the MDP as late as the day of the convention.
  • Any new business, or good and welfare.

Committee meetings
Rules date: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 7 PM
place: Hart Kennedy House Lansing, MI
Allocations members Male Oakland Female Ingham
alternate Male Ingham Female Livingston

Credentials
The Committee shall meet at the call of the Chair of the Michigan Democratic Party at the convention if necessary.
Allocations members Male Ingham Female Livingston
alternate Male Oakland Female Ingham

Resolutions
There will be a meeting. Information was not included in the call. Motion was made at the state central meeting on Saturday to amend the call to included resolutions.

Allocations member Male Ingham Female Ingham
alternate Male Livingston Female Oakland