With the November 6, 2018 Midterm Elections approaching, there are plenty of opportunities to meet the candidates at public events or support your candidate of choice at a fundraiser.
Here is a rundown of upcoming DeKalb County political events (please send information about others to firstname.lastname@example.org so they can be added):
Meet and Greet the Candidates Picnic – Garden of Eden Park, Saturday, September 15 @ 12:00 p.m., Garden of Eden Park, 1343 Adam’s Way, DeKalb, IL
The Democratic Party wants you to vote so we are bringing the candidates to you. We are inviting local, state, and the federal Representative candidates to come speak with and listen to you.
We will have food from Betty Jean’s Soul Food Diner & Catering. We will have a bouncy house and other activities for children. We are inviting all the people who are running for government offices this November. We are hoping to have music between candidates talking.
For questions and to volunteer to help call (224) 206-4555.
Come out and meet Carolyn Morris, candidate for DeKalb County Clerk & Recorder. You can support with a suggested minimum donation of $10. Beverages and snacks will be provided! Thursday, September 20, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., O’Leary’s Ale House, 260 E. Lincoln Hwy, Dekalb, IL.
Pizza with Paul. Meet with Paul Stoddard, Candidate for State Representative. Saturday, September 29, 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Kingston Friendship Center, 120 S. Main St., Kingston, IL
Ask questions that are important to you about our state government and enjoy free pizza! Hosted by Mike & Lana Haines.
Free and open to the public
5:30 p.m. Meet & Greet with candidates
6:30 p.m. Forum starts in theatre
Details on candidates and contested races will be posted once available closer to event.