Bring shelf-stable food items or toiletries to WJCC Dems HQ to help House of Mercy fill critical pantry needs, then stay to visit, learn more and sign up for campaigns. Del. Mike Mullin (D-93) and Dr. Mark Downey for 96th House District will join us. We hope to see you there!
Come to a cornhole tournament in support of Mark Downey, M.D., candidate for the Virginia House of Delegates, 96th district! Sign up here. Prizes will be awarded to the top teams. The tournament entry fee is $50 per player ($100 for a team of 2 players). If you do not RSVP with a partner, you will be assigned a partner at the tournament. This event will be held rain or shine. Beverages and snacks will be provided! The event will be held at a Private Residence in Northern York County, Williamsburg, VA 23185. The address provided upon RSVP
Stacy Kern-Scheerer, immigration attorney and director of the W&M Law School Immigration Clinic, will join us for our WJCC Dems July meeting to discuss what's happening on immigration both nationally and locally, and share some ideas of how we can help. Put this on your calendar -- we look forward to seeing you! Join the meeting on Zoom at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85489527350?pwd=QVRPYW9aMjlyZCtGK05KKzFTMGk3UT09 or connect by phone by calling (301) 715-8592 and entering Meeting ID: 854 8952 7350 and Passcode: 400743.
Our own State Sen. Monty Mason is giving 500 backpacks to the annual Back to School event sponsored by 757 Giveback and Real People Educating Others. This event, held at Lafayette High School on Aug. 21, gets bigger every year -- providing families in need with everything they need to start their kids back to school from haircuts to backpacks to school supplies and a lot more. Let's help fill Monty's backpacks with school supplies: • highlighters • pencils and pens • paper (wide and single-ruled) • colored pencils • washable markers • 24-count crayons • glue sticks • composition notebooks • scissors • index cards • 3-ring binders Bring them to our HQ at 113K Palace Lane from 10 am-2 pm on Saturday, July 24. You can also canvass or sign up to volunteer with our campaigns. Sign up to canvass for Del. Mike Mullin with shifts starting at 10 am and 1 pm. More on Dr. Downey's canvass soon
WJCC Dems August meeting Thursday, Aug. 19 - 7 pm Via Zoom link here or by phone (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 846 9624 5590 Passcode: 046696 Join us Thursday night as we discuss how we will win elections this year against the fog of extremism. While we're seeing this in every race on the ballot, we're focusing particularly on the craziness engulfing recent school board meetings across the state and how that extremist energy threatens our public schools. We'll discuss our plans for sending postcards and hanging doorhangers, as well as staffing the early voting locations at the JCC Rec Center and Williamsburg Municipal Building. Join us. We need to get started NOW. Early voting starts in just 32 days.
Upset about Texas and the Supreme Court's willingness to let their draconian abortion ban go into effect? Professor Chris Nemacheck of W&M's government faculty will join us to discuss what all this means for our future. Professor Nemacheck's research focuses on the courts in the American political environment. WJCC Dems September meeting Thursday, Sept. 16 - 7 pm Via Zoom link here or by phone (301) 715-8592 Meeting ID: 868 4736 7541 Passcode: 567521
Early voting begins Friday, Sept. 17 and continues through October 3o. Voting is Monday through Friday, along with two Saturdays, Oct. 23 and Oct. 30. Voters registered in James City County vote at the Vote Center, JCC Rec Center, 5301 Longhill Rd., Williamsburg 23188. Monday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm. Saturdays, Oct. 23 and Oct. 30 from 9 am-5 pm. Voters registered in the City of Williamsburg vote at the Municipal Building, 401 Lafayette St., Williamsburg 23185. Monday-Friday plus two Saturdays, Oct. 23 and Oct. 30, from 8 am to 4:3o pm.
Don't miss this reception in support of Mark Downey, M.D., candidate for the Virginia House of Delegates, 96th District with Delegate Eileen Filler-Corn, Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, as our special guest. Attendees must purchase a ticket at www.DowneyForVA.com/FillerCorn Each guest will be provided one drink ticket. Those 21+ years of age can redeem their ticket for a beer or glass of wine. Guests under 21 are provided a soda.
Register to vote in the critical Nov. 2 election for Virginia statewide offices and House of Delegates members. Register online here or in person at the following sites: James City County residents - 8 am-5 pm Monday-Friday Main voter registration office, 5300 Palmer Lane, Williamsburg 23188 Phone (757) 259-4949 Satellite office, 3127 Forge Road, Toano 23168 Phone (757) 564-2160 Human Services Center, 5249 Olde Towne Road, Williamsburg 23188 Phone (757) 259-3105 Vote Center (open Sept. 18-Oct. 31 ONLY), JCC Rec Center, 5301 Longhill Rd, Williamsburg 23188 City of Williamsburg residents - 8 am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday Municipal Building, 401 Lafayette St., Williamsburg, VA 23185 State Agencies designated as voter registration sites Department of Motor Vehicles Department of Game and Inland Fisheries Department of Social Services Department of Health Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Department for the Visually Impaired Department for the Rights of Virginians with Disabilities