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April 2014 Events

Monday, April 14th, 2014

NODC April Mtg

April 16 Meeting
Please join us for our April meeting at the Clarkston Union (M/C room downstairs) 54 S Main St, Clarkston 48346, Wed. April  16, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm (appetizers and some beverages will be provided)
  • Our guest speakers will be former Michigan Democratic Party Chair Mark Brewer who will talk about recent changes to Michigan and Federal campaign finance law; and Rick Pluta Lansing correspondent for the Michigan Public Radio Network on the political scene in Lansing.  Candidate for Congress Ken Darga will also attend our meeting, and anyone who is circulating petitions for him are asked to please bring them to this meeting.
  • As always, please bring your canned and package food donations for Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry to the meeting and we will deliver your donations.
  • Now is the time to join or renew your membership in the North Oakland Democratic Club!  You can do this at our next meeting!

NODC April Newsletter is now available!  

http://northoakland-dems.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/nodcnews04.04.14v2.pdf
Please read about our May 5th Cinco de Mayo Fundraiser at The Burning Oak Smokehouse in Oxford!

April 19 – Adopt-A-Road Spring Pick-up – Brown Rd between Baldwin and Joslyn

Please join us on Saturday, April 19 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am for our Spring pickup on Brown Rd.  We meet at the Costco parking lot (NE corner).  More hands make the work lighter!  Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a pair of work gloves.  Safety vests, bags, and picking sticks will be provided.
 

MDP – Jeff-Jack Dinner Sat. April 26 6:00 pm, President Bill Clinton Keynote Speaker (Join us at the NODC table)
NODC Vice Chair Francine Melotti will be recognized as the 8th District Honoree!  There is still one ticket available at our North Oakland Dems table.  Ticket price is $160 (versus $175 if your ordered yours online).  Please contact Phil Reid (248-922-9203) if you would like to complete our table of 10.
Congratulations to Francine Melotti!


Precinct Delegates needed!
We will be collecting Precinct Delegate applications for the 2014 August Primary at our April and May meetings.  The filing deadline is Tuesday, May 6 4:00 pm, but now is the time to file.  We can notarize your application at the meeting and submit the form for you, or you can mail your notarized form (follow link) or deliver your form in person prior to the deadline.  Notarized applications must be submitted to the Oakland County Clerk by mail or in person.
You can check to see the current status of precinct delegate filings by going the to the County Clerk’s website:  http://www.oakgov.com/clerkrod/elections/Pages/default.aspx

 

2014 NODC Meetings and Events

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Tentative 2014 NODC Public Meeting Locations 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm please check our website for updates www.northoakland-dems.org

The North Oakland Democratic Club typically meets on the third Wednesday of the month, speakers usually begin at 7:00 pm

  • January 28 (Tues). – Clarkston Union M/C Room – POTUS State of the Union Watch Party, 54 S. Main St. Clarkston, MI 48346  Meeting will begin at 8:00 pm, address begins at 9:00 pm - 
  • March 19 (Wed)C- Pub (Clansman Gaelic Pub @ Canterbury Village) 2325 Joslyn Road Lake Orion, Michigan 48360
  • April 16 (Wed)Clarkston Union M/C Room – 54 S. Main St. Clarkston, MI 48346
  • April 19 (Sat) – Adopt-A-Road Spring pick-up, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 400 Brown Rd (Costco N.E. Parking Lot)
  • June 18 (Wed)C-Pub 2325 Joslyn Road Lake Orion, Michigan 48360
  • July 16 – (Wed) Italia Gardens 1076 S Lapeer Rd, Oxford Charter Township, MI 48371
  • July 19 (Sat) - Adopt-A-Road Spring pick-up, 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 400 Brown Rd (Costco N.E. Parking Lot)
  • September 1 (Mon)Clarkston Labor Day Parade 9am – noon (Meet at Renaissance High School 6558 Waldon Road Clarkston, MI 48346)
  • September 17 (Wed)Clarkston Union M/C Room – 54 S. Main St. Clarkston, MI 48346
  • Sept 20 (Sat) - Adopt-A-Road Spring pick-up, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 400 Brown Rd (Costco N.E. Parking Lot)
  • October 15 (Wed)C-Pub 2325 Joslyn Road Lake Orion, Michigan 48360
  • November 19 (Wed)Italia Gardens 1076 S Lapeer Rd, Oxford Charter Township, MI 48371
  • December 17 (Wed)C-Pub 2325 Joslyn Road Lake Orion, Michigan 48360

 

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June 2012 Events

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Sat. June 2 – MDP Congressional District Conventions – Registration 9 a.m., Convention begins 10 a.m.

At the conventions, voters will select delegates and alternates to the National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.

  • 8th District – East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823
  • 9th District – Troy Historic Village, 60 W. Wattles Rd. (at Livernois, in the Church Building), Troy, MI 48098

Wed. June 20,  Monthly meeting will be at the Clarkston Union (M/C Room downstairs), 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

  • Lynnette Teller, MEA Public Affairs Council member and MEA/NEA delegate will discuss educational issues, particularly public education and the work of the MEA Public Affairs Council
  • LuAnn Kozma from “Ban Michigan Fracking” will talking about Induced hydraulic fracturing or hydrofracking, commonly known as fracking in Michigan, with a focus on Oakland County.
  • Additional speakers to be announced.
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    Against fracking 01 (Photo credit: Bosc d'Anjou)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fri. June 22, 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm – NODC Movie Night at the home of Francine Melotti, 1949 Twin Lakes Blvd. Oxford. 48371 248-628-1267  The movie will the the documentary “Gasland” which is about “fracking” in the U.S.

 

Sun., June 24, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Oakland County Democratic Party 52nd Annual Phillip A. Hart Dinner at the Somerset Inn, Somerset Ballroom 

  • Francine Melotti will be recognized at Precinct Delegate of the Year.
  • Keynote Speaker will be Congressman Xavier Becerra,
  • for more information go to Phil Hart Dinner
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English: Official Congressional portrait of Congressman Xavier Becerra. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

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August Events

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Aug 3 – Primary! Congratulations to Virg Bernero, who won all jurisdictions in the North Oakland Democratic Club area!  Congratulations to Casandra Ulbrich (Senate Dist. 12), Pam Jackson (Senate Dist. 15), and Paula Zelenko (Senate Dist. 26) for winning their contested primary!  David Lillis (House Dist. 46), and Phil Frabrizio (House Dist. 44) both won their uncontested primaries, as did Mark Venie (County Commissioner Dist 2), John Bingham, Jr (County Commissioner Dist 3), and Phil Reid (County Commissioner Dist 4).  Ken Christie lost in his primary bid for County Commissioner Dist 1 to Ken Quisenberry.   Lance Enderle received 10% of the write-in votes against Kande Ngalamulume, who has quit the race for 8th District Congress for the second time.   Congratulations to Dana Margaret Hathaway for making it to the November election for Probate Court (Nonpartisan)!

Aug. 7  Sat. 10 am to 5 pm NODC will participate in the Celebrate Oxford Business Expo.  It is located on E. Burdick at Washington St in Oxford.  Stop by and say hi, or join us behind the table for our outreach to the community in Oxford.

Aug. 7  Sat. 2 pm to 5 pm Oakland County Democratic Party (OCDP) 2nd Annual Obama Birthday Bash in Troy at Firefighters Park, 1800 W Square Lake Rd. Join the OCDP for their annual summer picnic to celebrate President Obama’s birthday.  Fun, games, food and Democrats. $20 contribution per person.

Aug. 10 Tues. 7 pm to 9 pm – Monthly OCDP Executive Committee Meeting.  Commissioners Auditorium, 1200 N Telegraph Rd, Pontiac, MI

Aug. 12 Thurs. 6 pm to 8 pm Fundraiser for Mike McGuinness and Phil Reid at the home of Shelley Hirth, 7140 Dark Lake Dr, Clarkston, MI 48346 (for information contact the Oakland County Democratic Party 248-584-0510.

Aug. 14 Sat. 9 am to noon – Oakland 8th District Convention at the Oakland County Commissioners Auditorium (Pernick – Aaron Conference Room).  Registration 9 am to 10 am, meeting from 10 am to noon.  The Convention will vote on submitted resolutions for the MDP Convention, and will receive candidates that wish to meet with our group.  You must be a member of the MDP to vote at this meeting.  Elected precinct delegates can renew their membership the day of the convention.  Example of resolutions can be found at the MDP web site http://michigandems.com/content/resolutions.php

Aug 21, Sat. 4 pm to 9 pm, NODC Summer Picnic Fundraiser at the home of Fred and Nancy Miller 875 N Baldwin Rd, Oxford, MI (Brandon).  Food, fun, candidates, music!  Adults $10 each, Children under 18 $5.00  Five acres of fun and frolic!  Please bring a dish to pass, NODC will provide hamburgers, hot dogs, soft drinks and water.

Aug 28 Sat. 8 am to 6 pm,  Aug 29 Sun 8 am to 6 pm – MDP Nominating Convention – Agenda http://www.michigandems.com/2010nominatingconventionagenda.pdf - You must be a member of the MDP as of July 30 to vote, unless you were on the Aug. 3 primary ballot.  ( including precinct delegates!)

April Events

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

April 10, Adopt-A-Road, Brown Rd between Baldwin and Joslyn, Noon – 3 PM, Orion Twp, 48359.  Meet at Costco lot (East entrance) to get your vests and bags.  Wear sturdy shoes and layers as it warms fast.  Gloves are a must have and poking sticks are optional.  April 11 is rain delay date.  Please read Team Safety Briefing Brochure: http://www.rcocweb.org/Environmental/Adopt_A_Road_Safety.aspx

NODC Adopts Brown Rd in Orion Twp

NODC Adopts Brown Rd in Orion Twp

NODC on Brown Rd

NODC on Brown Rd

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April 17, Michigan Democratic Party Nominating Convention, 9 am – 1 pm,  Jefferson-Jackson Dinner 6 pm – 9 pm, Cobo Hall, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226

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April 21, Red Knapp’s, Mtg. Rm, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, 2 N Washington St, Oxford, MI 48371 (Speakers: Barbara McCallahan, Regional Coordinator for Senator Stabenow, Jeremy Moss, Oakland County Young Dems)

Barbara McCallahan

Barbara McCallahan

Jeremy Moss

Jeremy Moss

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