February 2018 Monthly Meeting

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Join us for our February meeting of the Cass County Democrats.

We welcome our special guest Erin Gingrich-Gaylord, a full-time caregiver to two young daughters, and the volunteer local group leader for the Kansas City, MO chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America. A national grassroots organization founded after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting to fight for common sense gun legislation in our statehouses and Congress. Moms Demand Action envisions a country where all children and families are safe from gun violence. They are educating, motivating, and mobilizing supporters to take action that will result in stronger laws and policies to save lives. Text ACT to 644-33 to be connected to a Moms Demand Action group in your area and follow Moms Demand Action-MO on Facebook for more information and action.

 


2018 Back to Blue "A Red, White and Blue Collar Celebration"

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The Cass County Central Democratic Committee is hosting its annual Back to Blue fundraising dinner, “A Red, White and Blue Collar Celebration”, on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at Centerview in Raymore, Missouri. The event begins with a social hour at 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. We will have a special presentation honoring the efforts of the Repeal Right To Work movement here in Missouri. The speakers for this event will be announced at a later date. 

If you would like to purchase tickets for this event you can do so at: 
https://secure.actblue.com/donate/18b2b


Feb. 10th Candidate Training CANCELLED

Due to the chance of freezing precipitation and extreme cold, we are canceling our training scheduled for tomorrow morning.  Sorry for the late notice, we will reschedule soon.  If you have any questions, about running for office, please contact us!   I have a question?

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February 10th Candidate Training

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Have you already filed to run for a municipal office? Are you preparing to file to run for a county or state office? We'll present information on creating your campaign timeline, fundraising and field organization. We'll also work with you individually with any questions you have and help with resources you may need.

Light snacks will be provided. Please RSVP if you plan to attend.  Candidate Training RSVP


January Meeting

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Municipal Candidate Filing

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There is still time to file to run for a municipal office in Cass County.  The filing deadline is January 16th. 

List after the flip!  

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'17 Christmas Party

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Join us for our annual Christmas Party on Friday, December 1st from 6-8pm at the Twin Pines Country Club in Harrisonville.
 
Bring your favorite side, dessert or appetizers.
 
We'll be collecting monetary donations for our elves to shop for our adopted families.

Last MEETING of 2017

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Chili-Soup Cook-Off

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Do you make a mean pot of soup or chili? Here's your chance to show-off your skills and raise some money for the Cass County Democratic Party.

From 5-6pm bring your family and enjoy the ranch! The Red Barn Ranchhas: a corn maze, barrel train, mini pumpkin painting, corn pit, cotton pit, small slides, big slide, pumpkin bowling, bean bag toss, pumpkin tic tac toe, an antique tractor barn with tractors on display, hay tunnel, and ALL this for only $5/person. The only extra costs are for the pumpkins themselves which are $.50 per pound. And the corn cannon is $1 per shot. 

At 6:00pm the farm will close and the chili/soup judging and pie auction will begin! 

ENTRANTS: Bring your entry pre-cooked and in a crock pot. You are welcome anytime between 5:00pm and 6:00pm and are not required to pay the fee for the ranch experience. Trophies will be awarded for Best Soup, Best Chili, and Peoples Choice! 

If you are going to enter a soup or chili (or donate a dessert for auction) please fill out the Entry Form: https://goo.gl/forms/OJDQ5ozECkTgqLbc2

Ticket prices (at the door) 
Organizations and Resturants $20.00 
Adults $10.00 (Enter a pot of soup or chili and 1 adult is free!)
Students & Children eat for FREE


September Meeting

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You are reading this right - there are over 100 elected position in Cass County in 2018.  The change we need at the local, state and national level isn't going to happen if new people with new ideas don't step up and RUN FOR OFFICE!  Filing for municipal elections (city, school board, fire, water, sewer districts) begins on December 12th.  There is so much going on right now in Cass County we want you to be informed and engaged, join us Thursday night!