Archive for January, 2009

North Oakland Democratic Club (NODC) January 2009 Events and Meetings

Sunday, January 11th, 2009

2009 North Oakland Democratic Club memberships are now due; club membership is on a calendar year basis.

NODC Membership Form

Download the membership form and mail it to NODC, PO Box 336, Lake Orion, MI 48361

North Oakland Democratic Club (NODC) January 2009 Events and Meetings:

– An Obama/Biden Inaugural parties planned for Tuesday, January 20th from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM in downtown Clarkston, please contact for details. There is a limit to the number of attendees who can attend these two parties so you need to RSVP.

– If you are going to Washington DC, there is a Michigan Inaugural Ball at the American History Museum of the Smithsonian. Tickets to this black tie event are $200 each. Call 703-288-8696 or email for information.

– Congratulations to John Dickie of Ortonville who received inaugural tickets from the office of Congressman Mike Rogers and will be in attending the Inauguration!

Holly/Davisburg/Rose – Thursday, January 22, 6-8 PM at the Holly Twp Library 1116 N Saginaw St, Holly MI 48442 (Meeting Room)

Clarkston/Brandon/Groveland – Tuesday, January 27, 6:30 P
M – 8-30 PM at the Brandon Twp Library, 304 South St, Ortonville, MI 48462 (Community Room)

Orion/Oxford /Addision Meeting Room B – Saturday, January 31, 10:30 AM to Noon at the Orion Twp Library, 825 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion 48362

– On January 31th (Orion Library), we will hold elections for NODC club officers (Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary) and nine (9) Executive Committee members. You must be a member in good standing of the North Oakland Democratic Club to vote or be elected. If you are interested in being an Officer or a member of the Executive Committee, please contact Tracy Jensen via

– At our meetings there will also be a short discussion on the writing of resolutions, in preparation for our Oakland 8th District Convention on February 7 from 10 – Noon (Registration is at 9 AM). The Oakland-8th Convention will be held in the Pernick/Aaron Conference Room of the Oakland County Commissioners Auditorium building, 1200 N. Telegraph Rd, Pontiac MI. You must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party as of January 8th (30 days prior) to vote in Feb. 7th convention. Precinct Delegates, 2008 ballot candidates, and currently serving elected officials in Oakland County can renew their MDP membership anytime prior to the start of the convention.

To vote at the February 21st State Convention (Cobo Hall), you must be an MDP member as of January 22nd (except for Precinct Delegates, etc.)