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 Democrats’ Events List does not necessarily imply endorsement by the New Trier Democrats.  Thanks!

June 25, 2018: Reception Honoring Rep. Laura Fine with Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky

When:  Monday, June 25, 2018 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Where: La Principal, 700 Main Street, Evanston
What: A reception honoring Rep. Laura Fine for State Senate. The event features Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky. To RSVP, email carly@ilsenatedems.org or call 312-630-7700.


June 27, 2018: IDCCA “Blue Wave Summer Brews” Young Professional Meet & Greet

When: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Where:  Great Central Brewing Company, 221 N. Wood St., Chicago
What: The Illinois Democratic County Chairs’ Association (IDCCA) hosts a Meet & Greet for young professionals featuring special guests State Senator Kwame Raoul, candidate for Attorney General, and State Comptroller Susana Mendoza. For additional information or to RSVP, register online or email Amanda Latty at amanda@ILDCCA.org or call 312-448-8014.

June 28, 2018: Reception for Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza with Jason Kander

When: Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Where:  Chicago location to be determined
What: A reception supporting Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza featuring special guest Jason Kander, founder of Let America Vote. Susana is a member of the Let America Vote board. For additional information or to RSVP, register online or email Katy at Katy@kjdstrategies.com or call 312-600-9496.


June 30, 2018: Families Belong Together Chicago March

When: Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Where: Richard J. Daley Center, 50 W. Washington, Chicago
What: On June 30, area organizations are joining together to protest this administration’s cruel policy of separating kids from their parents. Families belong together, and we need to end this — NOW. If you can’t make it to Chicago, go to FamiliesBelongTogether.org for more information on local events across the country.

Sponsoring organizations include:
ACLU, Amnesty International, Chicago Women Take Action, Dream Action Coalition, Gather Activism, Heartland Alliance’s National Immigrant Justice Center, Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, Indivisible Chicago, Indivisible Illinois, Latino Policy Forum, Our Revolution Illinois, PASO – West Suburban Action Project, SEIU Healthcare, Women’s March Chicago, Women’s March – Illinois

Note: By choosing to attend this event, you are committing to participate nonviolently, to work to de-escalate confrontations with others, and to obey the orders of authorized event marshals. You also acknowledge that you are solely responsible for any injury or damage to your person or property resulting from or occurring during this event and that you release all event sponsors and organizers (and their officers, directors, employees, and agents) from any liability for that injury or damage.

June 30, 2018: Visit New Trier Democrats at the Glencoe Sidewalk Sale

When: Saturday, June 30, 2018
Where: Downtown Glencoe
What: Visit New Trier Democrats at their booth during the Glencoe Sidewalk Sale. We would love to see you – whether to chat politics, sign up to become a member, check out local volunteering opportunities or fill out a political survey. If you are interested in volunteering to work our booth for this or any other Sidewalk Sale, please contact Joan at newtrierdemocrats@gmail.com.

June 30, 2018: Women for Bob Morgan Luncheon

When:  Saturday,  June 30, 2018 from 11:30am to 1:30pm
Where: Ravinia Green Country Club, 1200 Saunders Rd., Riverwoods
What: A luncheon in support of Bob Morgan, Democratic nominee for state representative, 58th District.  Special Guest: Jennifer Granholm, former Michigan Governor and current CNN political contributor. For additional information or to RSVP, register online or email jessica@newchicagollc.com.


July 16, 2018: Second Annual Women’s Rights & Resistance Lunch

When:  Monday, July 16, 2018 at 10:30am (doors opens), program begins promptly at 11:30am
Where: Revel Fulton Market, 1215 W. Fulton Market, Chicago
What:  Second Annual Women’s Rights and Resistance Lunch hosted by JB and Juliana.  Keynote speaker will be provided at a later date.  The event is free to attend and lunch will be provided. RSVP is required to attend.  RSVP to Margaret@jbpritzker.com.

July 16, 2018: League of Women Voters “Food for Thought” Lunch with David Orr

When: Monday, July 16, 2018 from 11:30am to 1:00pm
Where:  DePaul Club, DePaul University Center, 11th Floor, 1 E. Jackson, Chicago (corner of State Street and Jackson)
What: The League of Women Voters of Cook County presents a program on different aspects of Cook County government – with food!   Featured speaker: Cook County Clerk David Orr.  He will talk about what he is working on now and what he would like to see happen in the future. Proceeds benefit the League of Women Voters of Illinois Education Fund. Reservations are required.  Register online or for questions, call Priscilla Mims at 312-861-0166.

Save The Date for These Upcoming 2018 New Trier Democrats’ Events

July 13-14, 2018: Visit New Trier Democrats at the Winnetka Sidewalk Sale

July 16, 2018: New Trier Democrats’ Annual Meet & Greet at Avli in Winnetka

July 20-21, 2018: Visit New Trier Democrats at the Wilmette Summerfest & Sidewalk Sale

September 8, 2018: New Trier Democrats’ Annual Meeting and Picnic at Mallinckrodt Center

October 14, 2018: New Trier Democrats’ Annual Dinner at Maggiano’s in Skokie

December 13, 2018: New Trier Democrats’ Holiday Party at Wilmette Wine Cellar


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