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Congressional Candidates Forum Highlights March Meeting

The March meeting of the Hanover Democratic Committee will be a special one indeed!

We will host a forum for the Democratic candidates for the 1st Congressional District. Note the time and place: still 10 a.m. the second Saturday of the month; that's 10 a.m., March 14. But we will be at Patrick Henry High School in Ashland, about four miles west of the Center of the Universe on Va. 54.

All four announced Democratic congressional candidates have committed to this forum and all voters and concerned citizens in Virginia’s First Congressional District are encouraged to attend. 

The four announced candidates are Phillip Cox, Qasim Rashid, Kevin Washington and Vangie Williams.  More information about the candidates is available at Ballotpedia. Please direct questions to John Suddarth, john@suddarth.net.

Mens Forum

at the home of Larry Diebold

8326 Silkwood Ct. Mechanicsville

Guest Speaker: Supervisor Faye Prichard

Tuesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.


The next monthly gathering of the Hanover Democratic Committee (HDC) Men's Forum will be at 7 p.m. on TUESDAY (not Wednesday), February 25, at the home of Larry Diebold, 8326 Silkwood Ct., Mechanicsville.

Our topic “How the Legislature's Decisions Will Affect Hanover County” will be presented by Faye Prichard, our only Democratic representative on the Hanover County Board of Supervisors.

The purpose of our monthly HDC Men's Forums is to socialize, invigorate, educate and elect Democrats to office. The Men's Forum provides an opportunity for Hanover Democrats to meet, talk politics and hear interesting speakers in our predominately Republican, but slowly turning Democratic county. 

Please come to socialize, get educated and invigorated at 7 p.m. on TUESDAY, February 25. RSVP to Don Barth at donna.don@comcast.net, call his cellphone or text 856-889-5905, or call or leave a message at his landline 804-299-3160.

Hanover Democratic Committee is Co-Hosting the Virginia Blue Celebration

The Hanover Democratic Committee is excited to offer our members a discount to the Virginia Blue Celebration:   a statewide event that is being held to celebrate all our candidates who were elected in the Blue Wave in November.  All volunteers, elected officials, and committee members are invited to attend. The regular price for the ticket is $50, but members of the HDC receive a $15 discount, making the cost $35!

When:  Wednesday, January 15, 2020     Time: 6pm - 9pm

Where:  Sun Trust Building, 919 E. Main St., Richmond 23219 (4th floor)

Use the promo code: HANOVERDEMS at checkout to receive $15 off each ticket! We are happy that we are able to make this event accessible to as many volunteers and activists as possible!

More information:  Facebook      Link to tickets: bit.ly/jan20va

If you have questions, contact Colleen Grady. 
(571)438-1142 | colleen@vademocrats.org

Coffee Meeting

Coffee is brewing!

At the house of

Terry Diebold

8326 Silkwood Court, Mechanicsville

Monday, February 24 at 7 p.m.

All Democratic Women are Welcome! 

Terry Diebold will be our hostess for our February Coffee. It’s an evening coffee this time. She will welcome us to her home at 7 p.m. Monday, February 24. Terry lives at 8326 Silkwood Court, Mechanicsville, 23116, just off Atlee Road near the Memorial Regional Hospital.

Please come for great conversation and refreshments in a relaxing setting with like-minded women from all over Hanover.

Coffee Caucus is a growing group of Democratic women of all ages who meet monthly, sometimes in the day and sometimes in the evening, at the homes of volunteer hostesses at different locations around the county. Our goal is to enable as many women as possible to get to know one another so that we can better work together. We have no formal memberships or dues.

New friends are always welcome

To RSVP, or for more information, please contact Diane Neergaard at daneergaard@comcast.net or 804-304-1951.