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NODC June Events – Mark your calenders

Monday, June 8th, 2009

There are a number of events which you are invited to, please attend and get to know fellow Democrats in North Oakland County better!

Now is the time to join or renew your membership with the NODC, if you haven’t already.

There are a number of events in Oakland County that may be of interest to you, they are listed farther down in this email.

Saturday, June 13: 10 AM to Noon – the 8th Congressional District Committee will meet at the Brandon Township Library, 304 South St, Ortonville, MI. Join us as we discuss social networking tools such as Facebook and Twitter and the 2010 election. This meeting rotates between the five counties of in the 8th District, so this is the meeting closest to you!

Wednesday, June 17: our Holly area Meetup, meet State Senate District 15 Candidate Pam Jackson and OCDP Political Director Jason Bauer. 6:00 pm – 7:45 PM, Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at the Holly Township Library, 1116 N Saginaw St, Holly, MI

Thursday, June 18: our Watershed Forum, a panel discussion cosponsored with the Clinton River Watershed Council.
6:30 PM to 8:45 PM, at the Orion Township Library, 825 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion.

Saturday, July 4th: 9 AM to 11 AM – Join us in the 4th of July Parade in Clarkston! Walk a mile in our shoes and support our club. The parade is a lot of fun. Help us hand out candy to kids along the one mile parade route. After the parade, join us at Clintonwood Park in Independence Twp for the annual Festival of Fun. Contact Phil Reid for more information.

– Organizing for Oakland County!
HEALTHCARE – Demand drug industry accountability!
EDUCATION – Stop privitization/outsourcing of school support staff!
JOBS – Support Hire Michigan First legislation!
ENVIRONMENT – Keep water bottles and non-carbonated beverages out of our landfills by supporting the Bottle Expansion Bill!
ENERGY – Create jobs and encourage innovative business development through the Renewable Energy Sources Act!
GOOD GOVERNMENT – Support our County Commissioners!
TRANSPORTATION – Create a strong regional transit authority!


October events – now is the time to get involved!

Monday, October 13th, 2008

October meetings:
Next Oakland County Democratic Party meeting is Tuesday, 7PM October 14th at the Oakland County Commissioners Auditorium, 1200 N Telegraph Rd, Pontiac

NODC events:
Debate watching party – join us Wednesday, October 15th – contact for details.

Clarkson/Brandon/Springfield – meet with us Thursday October 16th at the Independence Township Fire Department training room from 7 PM to 8:30 PM, 6500 Citation Dr. Clarkston, east of S. Main St, north of M-15. We will discuss plans between now and election day for this area with Erik Buehmann, Field Organizer for the Michigan Campaign for Change.

Orion/Oxford/Addison – meet with us Thursday October 23rd at the Orion Twp Library, meeting room A from 7 PM to 8:30 PM, 825 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, north of Clarkston Rd. We will discuss plans between now and election day for this area with Erik Buehmann, Field Organizer for the Michigan Campaign for Change.

Holly/Rose/Groveland – meet with us Tuesday October 21st at the Groveland Township Hall, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, 4695. Grange Hall Rd, Holly, (beween Dixie Hwy and Ortonville Rd) We will discuss plans between now and election day for this area with Sarah Bruhn, Field Organizer for the Michigan Campaign for Change.

Looking for campaign signs?
We have Obama/Biden ($5), Diane Hathaway for Michigan Supmem Court, Senator Carl Levin, Bob Alexander for Congress, Mark Venie for State Rep. (District 44), Brenda Lawrence for Oakland County Executive, Jessica Cooper for Oakland County Prosecutor, Andy Meisner for County Treasurer, Jayne Boudreau for Oakland County Sheriff, Sheila Smith for Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds, Mary Ellen Brennan for 6th Circuit Court? if so, let us know at

Alexander for Congress

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

Golf Scramble Fundraiser for Bob Alexander – Your next 8th District Congressman!

When: Saturday October 12th 12:30pm
$60 per golfer
Where: Bramblewood Golf Course, 2154 Bramblewood Dr, Holly, MI 48442
Why: Raise funds to elect Bob Alexander to Congress on November 4th

Contributions to Bob Alexander for Congress are not deductible for federal income tax purposes. Federal law requires political committees to report the name, mailing address, occupation and name of employer for each individual whose contribution aggregate in excess of $200 in a calendar year. Corporate checks cannot be accepted. Join the fun and help a Democrat win in November.

Questions? Contact Lydia Mitchell or at 517-242-0320
For more information please visit our website at

Carry Nation Parade – Saturday Sept 6th 9:30 – Noon

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

Please join us for the Carry Nation Parade this Saturday, show your support for the Democratic Party and your candidates, including Barack Obama, Bob Alexander, and all Democrats on the ballot! The parade route is about 1.25 miles, easy to walk and fun to do!

Look for us near Veterans of Foreign Wars 5587, 201 Airport Dr, Holly, MI an d the parade will go to the Karl Richter Campus, 920 E. Baird Street

Hope to see you there!

June Meetings – July 4th Events

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Join us at our next meetings:

Orion Library Wednesday, June 25th. 7 PM
825 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, MI [map]

Holly Library is Thursday, June 26th 6:30 PM
1116 N Saginaw St, Holly, MI [map]

Brandon Library is Monday, June 30th 7 PM
304 South St, Ortonville, MI [map]

Join us for the 4th of July in Clarkston:

July 4th Parade (Friday) – Clarkston, MI 9:00 AM – Noon
7010 Valley Park Dr, Clarkston, MI [map]

July 4th Festival of Fun (Clarkston) 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
6000 Clarkston Rd, Clarkston, MI [map]
look for NODC between the vollyball courts and the tennis courts on the event map: [event map]