If you know of an event that would be of interest to fellow Democrats, Progressives and Independents, you may submit an event via our Contact Form. Inclusion in the New Trier Dems’ Events List does not necessarily imply endorsement by the New Trier Dems.  Thanks!


July 10, 2017: Rep. Robyn Gabel Rooftop Soiree

When: Monday, July 10, 2017 from 5:30pm until 7:00pm
Where: The Chicago home of Ellen Benjamin and Fred Bates, 3512 Southport Ave., Chicago
What: The annual rooftop soiree supporting state Representative Robyn Gabel. For additional information or to RSVP. email Katy Lagenfeld at katy@kjdstrategies.com or call 312-600-9496.


July 17, 2017: New Trier Dems’ Annual Meet & Greet

When: Monday, July 17, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Where: Avli Restaurant, 566 Chestnut Street, Winnetka, IL 60093
What: Mix and mingle with the New Trier Dems at our Annual Meet & Greet.


July 19, 2017: The Tenth Dems Candidate Appreciation Event

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017, time to be announced.
Where: Location in Tenth District to be announced
What: Tenth Dems hosts an event honoring those who put themselves forward to run


Save The Date for these 2017 New Trier Dems’ Events


July 14-15, 2017: Winnetka Sidewalk Sale

When: July 14-15, 2017 from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Where: Downtown Winnetka
What: Stop by and visit New Trier Dems at the Winnetka Sidewalk Sale. Or volunteer to help staff the New Trier Dems’ table. If you’d like to help, contact the New Trier Dems’ office and leave a message: 847-446-8030. — Staffing a table is always a nice experience.


July 22-23, 2017: Wilmette Sidewalk Sale

When: July 22-23, 2017 from 9:00am until 5:00pm
Where: Downtown Wilmette
What: Stop by and visit New Trier Dems at the Wilmette Sidewalk Sale. Or volunteer to help staff the New Trier Dems’ table. If you’d like to help, contact the New Trier Dems’ office and leave a message: 847-446-8030. — Staffing a table is always a nice experience.


September 10, 2017: New Trier Dems’ Annual Meeting & Picnic

When: Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Where: Gillson Park, Lakeview Center Room and Beach Pavilion, Wilmette, IL

October 8, 2017: New Trier Dems’ Annual Dinner

When: Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: Maggiano’s Old Orchard, 4999 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie, IL 60077
What: New Trier Dems host our annual dinner and fundraiser with Guest Speaker Congressman Mike Quigley from Illinois’ 5th Congressional District.  As a member of the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Quigley will bring his perspective on the possible Russian meddling in our 2016 Election and the seriousness of such a threat to our democratic process.  (Were any Trump operatives involved?) — By October, who knows what our guest speaker may have to report?

November, 2017: New Trier Dems’ “Head Start for 2018” Conference

Date, Time and Place TBA

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