Archive for July, 2010

July Events

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

July 3rd Clarkston Parade and Festival of Fun

The North Oakland Democratic Club will once again participate in the Clarkston Independence Day Parade, which will be on Saturday, July 3rd. The parade will start before 10 a.m. (arrive by 9:30 am) from the parking lot of St Daniel Church, 7010 Valley Park Dr (corner of Miller Rd and Holcomb Rd) and will end at Church St at Cherrylawn Ave around 11:30 am.  We will be joining candidates like Casandra Ulbrich for State Senate Dist.12, Phil Fabrizio for State House 44, Phil Reid for County Commissioner, Dist. 4, Mike McGuinness for County Commissioner, Dist 5, and will also have walkers for David Layton (MI AG), and Jocelyn Benson (MI SOS). This event is a lot of fun and whether you’ve walked in a parade or not, this is a fun one!

After the parade we will be at the Independence Twp “Festival of Fun” at Clintonwood Park, 6000 Clarkston Rd, Clarkston, MI.
Parking is $5 at the event, or free at Clarkston High School, 6093 Flemings Lake Rd, and you can take the shuttle between CHS and Clintonwood Park.

July 10, Adopt-A-Road, Brown Rd between Baldwin and Joslyn, 8:30 am and 11:30 am, Orion Twp, 48359.  We will meet at the Costco parking lot (northeast corner).

July 17, Strawberry Festival Parade (and Festival) – Leonard in Addison Twp.  11 am – 5 pm we will be in Leonard for the annual Addison Twp Strawberry Festival.   We will have a booth at the annual street fair on E. Elmwood St, Our candidate for Senate District 12, Casanda Ulbrich, will be in the parade, and our club plans to join her in the parade (which is less than 1/2 mile long).   We will have candy to hand out to children (and some adults), and we will be there to show our support. Please join us! The parade starts at noon (please arrive by 11 am) at Leonard Elementary School (335 E Elmwood) and ends at Forest St (Rochester Rd)

July 21,  Meeting and Open House at our new GOTV office, 1520 S Lapeer Rd #216, Lake Orion, MI 48360  6:30 pm – 7:30 pm,  Speakers to include Casandra Ulbrich (State Senate District 12), David Lillis (Candidate for House Dist. 46), Jason Bauer, Operations Director, Oakland County Democratic Party, representatives for Congressman Gary Peters, other guests TBD.

July 25, OCDP Phil Hart Dinner, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Troy Marriott 200 West Big Beaver Road Troy, MI 48084), Keynote speaker, former Senator and candidate for President, George McGovern, Senator Carl Levin, Senator Debbie Stabenow, Congressman Carl Levin and other guests.