Saturday, August 2, 2008 1:24 AM
AGENDA" Wednesday, August 6, 2008 MEETUP"
*Moderator: Carl Manaster, Our Impeachment Guy
I. ANNOUNCEMENTS: Updates, Intros-new members, issues:
*B. New members ~ Katheryn, Carianna Liefiand, Joe Mooken, Matt, Anthony Bottoli, Isaac Parker, Joseph & Patrick
*C. Saturday, August 16, 2008, at 1:00pm - 2:30 p.m, (Free Admission)The Official CD Release Party for Charlie Imes CD, "On An Island,", at Paradise Point Resort's open-air Barefoot Bar on Vacation Island in San Diego's Mission Bay, 1404 Vacation Road, San Diego, CA 92109.
II. Speakers: Short Announcements:
1. *Andrea Villa*, Co-Chair of the local "No on 8" Campaign Committee as well as SDDC President, will speak on Proposition 8, the Limits on Marriage initiative on the ballot this November.
2. *John Lee Evans*: What we can all do to have a progressive majority on the school board this year. We are 2/3 of the way there with Shelia Jackson and now Richard Barrera.
III. Guest Speaker...To Be Confirmed: Election Integrity
IV. SD DFA 's Focus till Nov. 4, 2008; Goals, Topics & Speaker Suggestions. Update on San Diego Democratic Media
VI, ROUND ROBIN: This Segment is where everyone may speak on any issue for one or two minutes. Please keep, statements brief so that we may accommodate everyone before 9pm
Calendar of Events: August 2 - August 6
Saturday, Aug 2nd, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Annual Clairemont Family Fun Day at the South Clairemont Recreation Park & Center at 3600 Clairemont Dr.Stop by the Mesa Democratic Club Booth!"Volunteers needed for the noon to 2:00 pm shift for voter registration", and community outreach. Contact Carol Changus at[masked] or [address removed]
Sun, Aug 3rd, 9:30 am to noon. "First Citizens Climate Lobby" In North County Coastal Gathering. Join other north county coastal residents concerned about energy choices and climate change and learn how to work with our legislators and other residents in the area who care enough to get involved and be a part of the solution.At the Encinitas Community Center at 1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas 92024. Info: Mary Oren[masked] or www.citizensclimatelobby.org
***IMPORTANT***! Sun, Aug 3rd, 2:00 pm. Ecumenical Gathering to Save Friendship Park. This gathering will be to "Express Opposition to the Proposed Construction of a Triple Fence across Friendship Park" by the Department of Homeland Security, and to lament the ongoing militarization of the U. S.-Mexico border. Religious attire and symbols are encouraged. Directions: From I-5 Exit West on Dairy Mart Road / Dairy Mart Road turns into Monument Road / Follow Monument Road to Border Field State Park Entrance / Follow road inside BFSP to Friendship Park, overlooking the beach.***IMPORTANT***!
Sun, Aug 3rd, 4:00 - 6:00 pm. East County Uniting for Change Rally! With Keynote speaker "Midge Costanza" and music by "Charlie Imes plus" candidates, info., food and fun for everyone. Bring a dish to share, and blanket or chairs, and a friend who is not currently involved. At Harry Griffen Regional Park Amphitheater, 9550 Milden Street (behind Grossmont High School), La Mesa. Info: Arlene[masked] or [address removed], or Linda[masked] or [address removed].
Wed, Aug 6, 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Commemorative Program and Candlelight Vigil to commemorate the "63rd Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki". San Diego Veterans for Peace will set up a mini-Arlington West beginning at 4 p.m. Speakers, music, poetry. In front of the Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum on Harbor Drive (one block south of Broadway). Info: Peace Resource Center of San Diego, www.prcsd.org,[masked], or [address removed]
Wednesday. Aug 6th , 7:00-8:45 pm (social 6pm). San Diego Democracy for America Meetup #23 (SD DFA). Main Speaker: To Be Confirmed Election Integrity, & Andrea Villa, SDDC President and Co-Chair of the local "No on 8" Campaign Committee, will speak on the Limits on Marriage initiative. John Lee Evans will talk about "What we can all do to have a progressive majority on the school board this year." In the meeting room of Giovanni's Restaurant, 9353 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. 92123 (Corner of Ruffin Rd. and Clairemont Mesa Blvd.). Info: Carol Changus (858)[masked] or [address removed].