EVENT LISTINGS * MAY * JUNE - etc 2012 INFO Below events. ***TONIGHT! ***THURSDAY MAY 3 at 7:00PM "52nd CANDIDATES *LORI *PETERS " TO DEBATE at Clairemont High School, 4150 Ute Drive, SD, CA 92117 ***HOWARD DEAN IS COMING TO SAN DIEGO on TUESDAY MAY 2

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MAY - 2012
TONIGHT! ***THURSDAY MAY 3 at 7:00PM  "52nd CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATES *LORI *PETERS "  TO  DEBATE at  CLAIREMONT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING It should be a pretty exciting event.  Please invite everyone you know and encourage Lori supporters to show up early to get seating. It was originally going to be Lori, Peters and Bilbray, but Bilbray has since canceled, so  We'd love to see a strong showing at this event in particular, since it is on Lori's "home turf". Let me know if you are available to attend- we'd love to have you there![masked] Let's do this- only a few weeks left!!! Where: Clairemont High School, 4150 Ute Drive, San Diego, CA 92117  RSVP:[masked] -- Kayla Wingbermuehle Field Director Lori Saldaña for Congress phone: (314)[masked] email:  [address removed] ______________________________________________________________________

***SAT MAY 5 at 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM   "COMMUNITY COFFEE with MARTY BLOCK " Come and meet Marty, have a cup of coffee and talk about issues that matter to you!W here:: La Jolla Library, 7555 Draper Ave., La Jolla, 92037 Contact: (619)[masked] Email: [address removed] Website: www.martyblock.com




***SAT & SUN MAY 5 & MAY 6 at 12:00PM  ***  "JOIN PAT WASHINGTON to WALK PRECINCTS " AND/OR CALL VOTERS IN THE 79TH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT We provide all supplies and light lunch or dinner WHERE: Pat Washington for 79th Assembly Campaign Central[masked]th Street San Diego, CA 92115 (near SDSU) Phone: [masked]  ***Schedule for WHEN: MONDAYS/  WEDNESDAYS/THURSDAYS, 4pm-8pm  SATURDAYS, 1Oam- 5pm  SUNDAYS, Noon-5pm  Contact: Isam Herndon Volunteer Coordinator  Call 619.  286.9966. For more information and to volunteer, please email [address removed] or call[masked]-9966.


***SAT MAY 5 at 10:00AM -12:00PM  ***ELECTION YEAR: BECOME A GO TEAM PRECINCT LEADER  *** Learn how to increase turnout in your own neighborhood for Democratic candidates. We'll provide all the materials needed to talk to voters about this important election, including trainings and tips on effective door-to-door canvassing, phone contact, voter registration as well as our voter contact plan for the 2012 elections. This is an informational training for potential and new precinct leaders, so anyone interested in finding out more about our GO Team is welcome!  Location: SDCDP Headquarters, 8340 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Ste 105, San Diego 92111 Contact: (858)[masked] Website: www.my.barackobama.com/page/event/detail/gpzppv


***SAT MAY 5 at 10:00AM "CLIMATE IMPACTS DAY" at WORLD RESOURCES CENTER, San Diego, 92101 San Diego is a leader in cleantech and renewable energy development. But in coming decades our experts project severe coastal flooding, increased fire danger, water shortages and crop loss. The adage Think Global and Act Local is true -- and just as important to Think Local and Act Global. Our Agenda: < Marshall Saunders of the Citizens Climate Lobby will deliver the "Inconvenient Truth" presentation - with plenty of Q & A < Movie clips and news reports from 350.org Where: World Resources Simulation Center,[masked]rd Ave, San Diego, CA 92101   INFO: http://act.climatedots.org/event/impacts_en/search/?akid=1801.79781.bzoRsS&rd=1&t=2

***SAT MAY 5 at 10:30AM
"CLIMATE IMPACTS DAY - CONNECT THE DOTS" at MISSION BEACH" BEACH "SanDiego350.org is planning an event to talk about anticipated climate impacts in San Diego County. We'll be at Mission Beach highlighting coastal flooding. We'll also talk about the biggest emissions culprit in our area, vehicles, and the solutions... Contact host if you can help prepare. We'll have signs, chants, a song and more... Gather at 10:30 Am (or 10 am if you can help set up). End around 12:30 PM. WEAR BLUE! We'll show where the water will be by 2050. MORE INFO: http://sandiego350.org/event/350-org-day-of-action-connect-the-dots-on-climate-change/ Where: MISSION BEACH - - meet in grassy area in SW corner of parking lot just south of Belmont Park San Diego, 3030 Ocean Front Walk, San Diego, CA



***SAT MAY 5 at 11:00AM to 2:00PM  JOIN US for "GRAND OPENING & OPEN HOUSE RIBBON CUTTING CELEBRATION for San Diego Coastal Democrats’  2012 Campaign Headquarters" Enjoy heavy hor d’oeuvres, wine and other beverages at our Open House: San Diego Coastal Democrats’  2012 Campaign Headquarters  ponsored by the San Diego Coastal Coalition of Democratic Clubs of  Uptown Democratic Club, La Jolla, Pacific Beach, Black Mountain, and Point Loma and the San Diego County Democratic Party 1946 Balboa Avenue, San Diego 92109  Near Convergence of Grand Ave, Balboa Ave, and Lamont St. RSVP: Michael McQuary <[address removed]> Where: 1946 Balboa Avenue, San Diego 92109  Near Convergence of Grand Ave, Balboa Ave, and Lamont St. Pacific Beach, 92109.

***SAT MAY 5 at 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM "ESCONDIDO DEMOCRATIC CLUB - KENTUCKY DERBY " Join us for a fun-filled afternoon at EDC's Kentucky Derby Party, including mint juleps, southern cuisine,  games, raffle and a hat contest! For reservations please make your checks to the Escondido Democratic Club and mail to: Chris Nava, 858 Calle Montera, Escondido, CA 92025. *RSVP by May 1, 2012* Where: Home of Rick Moore, 779 Cody Lane, Escondido, CA 92025 Price: $25.00 / Person Contact: (760)[masked] Email[address removed] Website: www.escondidodems.org

***SAT MAY 5 at   5:30 to 8:00PM " COME TO " OUR 27TH ANNUAL LIVING LEGACY AWARD WOMEN;A INTERNATIONAL CENTER " Including four-course Dinner   President Gloria Lane and CEO Bridget McDonald    Welcome You To....  A World-Class Music, Brief Retrospective Videos, Star-Studded Evening with Highlights of the Birth, Growth and Future of WIC. Always in Honor of Past and Current LLA Honorees Who Inspire New Legacies. Tickets began at $150.00( early registration discount) Where:  Crowne Plaza Hanalei, San Diego Hotel Circle in Mission Valley, 2270 Hotel Circle North San Diego, CA 92108   Register at: http://wic27thannuallivinglegacy.eventbrite.com/ Sponsored by WIC & Women's History Museum and Educational Center:    Phone:  (619)[masked]  oremail:[address removed] website:   womensmuseumca.org

***SAT MAY 5 at 10:00AM - 12:00PMTHIS ELECTION YEAR: BECOME A GO TEAM PRECINCT LEADER! " Is your precinct covered by a party ambassador contacting voters to increase turnout? Come to a Grassroots Organization (GO) Team orientation and learn how to increase turnout in your own neighborhood for Democratic candidates. We'll provide all the materials needed to talk to voters about this important election, including trainings and tips on effective door-to-door canvassing, phone contact, voter registration as well as our voter contact plan for the 2012 elections. This is an informational training for potential and new precinct leaders, so anyone interested in finding out more about our GO Team is welcome! Where:: SDCDP Headquarters, 8340 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. Ste. 105, San Diego, CA 92111 Contact:(858)[masked]7 Website: www.my.barackobama.com/page/event/detail/gpzppv



***SAT MAY 6 at 11:30PM "SUPERWALK WITH LORI!!! " Lori is running a true grassroots campaign—not one powered by big money—and she needs volunteers to help get the word out about her campaign. You can join the campaign for a "superwalk" this weekend by calling[masked], or sign up to volunteer at the link got to  http://www.moveon.org/r?r=275169&id=40624-3409741-nIOAc0x&t=1   Where: Lori's Campaign Office:  4310 Genesee Ave #109- San Diego, CA 92117.   Phone: [masked]   Website: http://lori4congress.com/wp/


***WED MAY 9 at  1:30PM "PROPERTY VALUE PROTECTION ORDINANCE" A recent poll of San Diegans shows overwhelming support for the Property Value Protection Ordinance and we’ll be releasing this exciting news at a press conference on May 9th. Property Value Protection Ordinance would: create a registry of homes in foreclosure to track banks that own foreclosed homes and fine banks up to a $1000 a day, if they fail to maintain foreclosed homes up to code After the press conference, we’ll head up to the Land Use & Housing hearing to make a brief statement reminding Council Members that this is a serious issue for the community and we want solutions. We look forward to having you join us this Wednesday! If you can't join us, please click here: http://salsa.democracyinaction.org/o/1388/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=8518&track=home  <"to send a message to councilmembers".   Thank you, Normita Rodriguez Please RSVP by replying to this email:  [address removed] Center on Policy Initiatives |  www.onlineCPI.org     RSVP: email:   [address removed] Telephone: (619)[masked]    Where: City Hall, 202 C Street [3 hour free validated parking in Horton Plaza) ________________________________________________________________________________ ***THUR MAY 10 at 6:00PM  "CALIFORNIA'S CLEAN ENERGY OPPORTUNITIES & OBSTACLES " Please join the UCS in discussing how California can move forward on clean energy and how scientists and citizens can get involved. ADRIEENE ALVORD, California and western states director for UCS, will lead the discussion. She is working to ensure we transition to a clean energy economy that promotes equitable economic growth and improves public health in western states.  Where: UCSD: Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior, Large Lecture Hall (formerly named the Center for Molecular Genetics), University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, CA 92093 There is still time to RSVP for the presentation on the future of California's unique energy and oil landscape!  RSVP go to http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_vehicles/what_you_can_do/ca-clean-energy-ucsd-rsvp.html?autologin=true hosted by the Union of Concerned Scientists. Websites: [address removed] www.ucsusa.org Telephone:[masked] _______________________________________________________________________

***MON MAY 14 at 7:00-9:00PM " MESA DEMOCRATIC CLUB*(Clairemont)Meeting " Our Speaker is *ANNE HOIBERG* , League of Women Voters of San Diego, to speak about June ballot and Propositions! -  www.lwvsandiego.org/ Where: San Diego County Democratic Party Office, 8340 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, Suite 105, San Diego, CA 92111  (Our office is in a complex on Clairemont Mesa Boulevard just west of Highway163)   MDC Website: www.mesa.sddem.org


It will take place at Council Chambers. ... Here’s your chance to be heard on what YOU want to see in the City Budget! The Community Budget Alliance requested that the City hold an evening hearing so that working people can attend. This is our chance to demand a City budget that is fair and equitable to ALL neighborhoods.  The Community Budget Alliance was formed earlier this year by community groups, faith-based groups, labor groups, and environmental groups with the purpose to advocate for a fair and equitable budget. The Alliance is spreading the word about this public hearing to ensure that diverse community voices are heard throughout the process.  s. Let?s pack the house, and make them listen! For More information, please contact Trinh Le at  CPI - Center on Policy Initiatives,[masked] or [address removed]

***LUNES 14 DE MAYO, 2012 at ^'))PM  JUNTA de Noche sobre el Presupuesto  ¡Aquí está su oportunidad de decir lo que usted quiere ver en el Presupuesto de la ciudad!   Lunes, 14 de mayo,[masked]:00 PM  Concilio de la Ciudad  202 C Street, 12o Piso  San Diego, CA 92101     Estacionamiento Recomendado:  3-horas de estacionamiento gratis en Horton Plaza. Asegúrese de validar el estacionamiento cuando llegue  El Concilio de la Ciudad de San Diego solamente tendrá una junta de noche este año. Es nuestra oportunidad de exigir un presupuesto municipal justo y equitativo para TODOS los barrios. La Alianza para el Presupuesto Comunitario pidió que la ciudad tuviera una  audiencia de noche para que la gente que trabaja pudiera asistir.  LLENAMOS EL ESPACIO, Y HAGAMOS QUE NOS ESCUCHEN.  La Alianza para el Presupuesto Comunitario se formó este año entre grupos comunitarios, de fe, grupos laborales y grupos del medio ambiente con el propósito de abogar por un presupuesto justo y equitativo.  La Alianza está corriendo la voz sobre esta audiencia pública para asegurar que durante todo el proceso se escuchen diversas voces de la comunidad.     Para más información, ponerse en contacto con Norma Rodríguez:[masked] ext 62 o [address removed].   

***TUES MAY 15  at  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM  "Monthly SD County Central Committtee Meeting" All Members of our Central Committee are encouraged to attend this important meeting. Where: Sheet Metal Workers International Association Hall, 4594 Mission Gorge Place, San Diego, 92120 Contact:(858)[masked] Email: [address removed] Website: www.sddemocrats.org



***TUESDAY MAY 22 at Howard Dean to Host Fundraiser for Lori Saldaña " We’re excited to announce 2004 presidential candidate and former head of the Democratic National Committee, Gov. Howard Dean, will be in San Diego on May 22nd to host a fundraiser for Lori Saldañ
a. Lori was named one of the Dean Dozen during her successful 2004 campaign for the California Assembly. The Dean Dozen were a group of 12 progressive Democratic candidates endorsed by Dean’s Democracy for America organization, which also included Barack Obama in his successful 2004 bid for the U.S. Senate seat in Illinois. To RSVP, call (858)[masked] or e-mail [address removed]. You can also purchase tickets for the event at Act Blue. More information on the event and reception is available at this Howard Dean Event Flyer. Lori is the in the front-runner in the race to unseat Brian Bilbray in the redrawn 52nd Congressional District.  RSVP: (858)[masked]


*** WED MAY 23 VOICES FOR WOMEN Join Us "Cesar Chavez Clubs " In these turbulent global times, the more information we gather from reliable sources the greater our understanding. Part of VOW's mission is to "expand knowledge of global issues through its educational programs." We hope you will join us on our journey. It is your journey too. And the paths shared by open-minded people are the paths to peace. Where: East African Community & Cultural  Center, 4061 Fairmount Avenue, SD 92105 ( Fairount & University Avenue) ALSO: "July An African Journey VOW, please visit www.voicesofwomen.org Email: [address removed] TIME & Details: TBA



UNE ~ 2012

***IMPORTANT *** TUESDAY JUNE 5, 2012 is CALIFORNIA PRIMARY ELECTION DAY *** TUESDAY JUNE 5, 2012*** TUESDAY JUNE 5, 2012 is CALIFORNIA PRIMARY ELECTION Date ***TUESDAY JUNE 5, 2012 _______________________ ___________________________________


***WED JUNE 6 at 7-9PM "SAN DIEGO DFA & SD PDA Metro MEETUP" - Speakers: TBA Where: Giovanni's Restaurant's Meeting Room, 9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 92123. ( At the corner of Clairemont Mesa Blvd. & Ruffin RD.) Website:www.meetup.com/dfa-23


***  THUR JUNE 7 - MON  JUNE 10 * THURSDAY THRU SUNDAY ***2012 NETROOTS * NATION 2012 CONVENTION -in PROVIDENCE, R.I. at 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time Zone. Where: Rhode Island Convention Center, One Sabin Street Providence, Rhode Island,[masked] . Get Driving Directions Planner Netroots Nation by Follow Us: Find Us on Facebook.  Email: [address removed] Snail Mail: Netroots Nation 60 29th Street #664 San Francisco, CA 94110 Register Now! or email Raven Brooks, Netroots Nation -https://www.cvent.com/events/netroots-nation-12/registration-1f3c6bf9c46044979747f3246e3ddc6d.aspx



***FRI JUNE 15 at  6:30 to 9:30PM " 5TH ANNUAL* WINE * CHEESE  & *CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL " Entertainment by: Sue Palmer “San Diego’s Queen of Boogie Woogie” for Music to Dance by Under the Stars. PURCHASE TICKETS By Calling (619)[masked] or online at:http://www.womensmuseumca.org/EventNotices/WineCheeseChoc2012/WCC_Reservations2012.php Where:Spanish Village Patio in Balboa Park, Spanish Village Art Center, 1770 Village Place, San Diego, CA 92101.  We are located in Balboa Park between the San Diego Zoo and the Natural History Museum  INFO: WOMEN'S HISTORY MUSEUM website: www.womensmuseumca.org/ Call: (619)[masked]  Email: [address removed]. /


***SAT JUNE 30 at  8:00AM -4:00PM " CDC Leadership Training (Lake San Marcos)"
This full day of training will include of a variety of political workshops intended for club/party leaders and activists who want to advance their leaedership roles in the Democratic Party. Participants will have the option to enroll in our new ACT (Activist Training Certification) Program, which is designed to provide a network of certified activists for progressive campaigns, candidates and the Democratic Party. Where: Lake San Marcos Pavilion, 1025 La Bonita Dr., 92078 Contact: (858)[masked] Website: www.cdc-ca.org Email:[address removed]

SEPT ~ 2012

***SEPTEMBER *** VOICES FOR WOMEN present " Youth-focused Theatrical Event about Peace" TIME & Details: TBA VOW, please visit www.voicesofwomen.org or INFO: please phone:[masked] E-mail:[address removed]

OCT - 2012

***WED OCT 18  *** VOICES FOR WOMEN present " 4th Annual Beyond Borders Benefit " TIME & Details: TBA TBD VOW, please visit www.voicesofwomen.org. E-mail:[address removed]



***Pat Washington for the 79th Assembly   Yard Signs!  Yard Signs are going to help us deliver our message throughout the district as the campaign goes into full swing. We're ordering the signs, but before we can mail the check we need your help. Each sign costs $2.25, and we need at least 10,000 signs to cover the district.     Help us buy 10 signs with a contribution of $22.50, 50 signs for $112.50, or buy 100 yard signs by giving $225 today.   Donate online at www.votepatwashington.com.            We are looking for more volunteers to help us get our message to voters in the 79th Assembly District.  Let us know how you can help today. Please sign in to my website:  www.votepatwashington.com. Or, call (619) 286-9966.  You can also email. [address removed]. These are hours for phonebanking and precinct walking. People can help all or part of these hours.  Please join us as your schedule permits.


*** Lori Saldaña for Congress*** MoveOn members in California's new 52nd District voted overwhelmingly to endorse Lori Saldaña in the primary for the U.S. House. And encourage others in the District to vote for Lori, too! ***


***All Our Endorsed and Recommended Candidates need help!!!  *******************

*  Pat Washington for 79th Assembly District:  Campaign Central[masked]th Street, San Diego, CA   Phone:[masked]-9440.    Website: www.votepatwashington.com [address removed]:  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Pat-Washington-for-the-79th-Assembly/321891174488015


* Bob Filner for SD Mayor 2012:  Campaign Office:[masked]th Avenue,  San Diego, CA 92101  Phone: (619)[masked] Email: [address removed] Website: www.bobfilner.com
* Lori Saldana for Congress #52 District:  Campaign Office:  4310 Genesee Ave #109- San Diego, CA 92117.   Phone: [masked]   Website: http://lori4congress.com/wp/

* Sherri Lightner for SD City Council District #1:  Campaign Office: 8340 Clairemont Mesa Dr, Suite #107 San Diego, CA 92111  Phone # is[masked]   Website: http://www.sherrilightner.org/volunteer.ht



* Marti Emerald for SD City Council District #9: Go to Marti's Website to Volunteer at  Website: http://martiemerald2012.com/Home_Page.html

* John l. Brooks, II for U.S. Congresssional District #51 -  Phone:[masked]  Website: www.brooksforcongress.org Facebook:   Facebook.com/brooksforcongressYoutube.com/johnbrooksII

* RJ Hernandez , CA State Assembly District #77 - Phone:[masked]  Internet:   http://www.rjhernandez.org


* George Schaefer for San Diego County Superior Court Judge Seat #25  in 2012  -  Phone:[masked]  website: www.GeorgeSchaeferForJudge.com Facebook: George Schaefer for Judge 2012.  Twitter: twitter@GeorgeForJudge .............--------------------------------------------------------------- 



* John Lee Evans for San Diego Unified School Board, District A  -  Contact Evans for School Board 2012 by emailing: [address removed] website:  www.evansforschoolboard.com/ To volunteer for Evans for School Board 2012 please contact Carol Hunter, Campaign Manger of Evans for School Board 2012 at [address removed] ..............


*Richard Barrera for San Diego Unified School Board, District # D - www.barreraforschoolboard.com


* Mat Kostrinsky San Diego City Council Seat #7   - Phone: (619)[masked] website: http://www.mat4citycouncil.com/ ........... 

Candidates Recommended:

* Marne Foster for San Diego Unified School Board District #E

* Gregg Robinson for San Diego County Board of Education, District # 1

* Lyn Neylon for San Diego County Board of Education, District #2
* Terri Roberts for San Diego County Superior Court Judge Seat #24  in 2012



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