Archive for 2017

April 2017 Events

Tuesday, 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

Tuesday, 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

Friday, 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).