By Dawn Rubin
CCDC Social Chair
3/13 – Tuesday: Sensible Gun Laws Postcard Party
Come to the Collier County Democrat Party headquarters (600 Goodlette-Frank Road, 34102) anytime from 1:00PM to 9:00PM and help us write postcards to our Congressmen, and invite people to attend “March for our Lives”. Party atmosphere will start around 5:00 PM – and we’ll have snacks!
3/16 – Friday: 19th Congressional District – David Holden Town Hall Meeting
David Holden, Democratic Candidate for the 19th Congressional District currently being held by Republican Francis Rooney, will be holding a community Town Hall Meeting to listen to your concerns, answer questions, and exchange ideas. 6:30PM at River Park Community Center (301 11th St N, Naples – 34102).
3/17 – Saturday: March with Sara McFadden in the Naples St. Patrick’s Day Parade!
Wear your Green and come out to support Democrat Candidate Sara Doyle McFadden in her race for FL State House 106, currently being held by Republican Bob Rommel. Parade kicks off at 11:00AM at 4th Street & Broad. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org so she can plan for how many to expect!
3/19 – Monday: Collier County Democrat Club Monthly Meeting
The “meet and greet” and refreshments start at 6:00PM, followed by the official meeting at 6:30PM. Our monthly meetings are held at the Collier County Education Association (6710 Lone Oak Blvd. 34109).
3/21 – Wednesday: 19th Congressional District – Todd Truax Town Hall Meeting
Todd Truax, Democratic Candidate for the 19th Congressional District currently being held by Republican Francis Rooney, will be holding a community Town Hall Meeting to meet the candidate, sign petitions and discuss current issues. 6:00PM at South County Regional Library (21100 Three Oaks Parkway, Estero, 33928)
3/24 – Saturday: March For Our Lives
Created by, inspired by, and led by students across the country who will no longer risk their lives waiting for someone else to take action to stop the epidemic of mass school shootings. The Collier County “March For Our Lives” will start at 9:00AM at Cambier Park in downtown Naples. More information at www.facebook.com/events/170250987093850/.
3/29 – Thursday: Dinner & Movie “Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA”
Join the CCDP and local Democrat candidates for this special fundraising event at Bill’s Steak and Seafood Restaurant (4221 Tamiami Trail East – 34112) from 5:30PM to 8:30PM. The cost is $30 per person and includes your choice of *Burger and Fries or *Caesar Salad or *Chicken Pasta and soft drinks. Cash bar is available. Our local candidates will give you their thoughts on sensible gun control and ending gun violence. http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=jlp5z7oab&oeidk=a07ef6pmdcl36c858cc.