Gouda ya like to try some delicious cheese and wine? Join us in Amsterdam for a professionally guided tasting at Reypenaer. (We promise only the cheese is Dutch!) Afterwards, we'll repair to a local café. It's all a FUNdraiser for voter registration right here in Holland, so you can learn with your taste buds AND contribute to a good cause. Space is limited, RSVP and advance payment required. €25 per person.
Please join us for the inaugural GBC general meeting.
- Introductions, Steering Committee and Members
- Voter Registration and verifying your information
- Plans for the future
Because we are in many time zones we will be moving the meeting time around so everyone can attend at a convenient time for their locations. We hope you will join us for some of the meeting.
Meeting times by time zone
Join members of Democrats Abroad Germany in Hamburg in February to discuss our plans for 2018!
Every year Democrats Abroad Germany gathers in person to discuss issues back home and plan our activities for the coming year. With midterm election quickly approaching, join us in Hamburg to learn more about how you can be an active part of getting out the vote, meet other democrats living in Germany and give your input on the DAG political process. This year we will also dedicate time to discuss amendments to our bylaws to help improve DAG and make sure our country adapts to the changes of our organization.Official registration for the event will begin in early January when the official invitation to the AGM will be sent out. Stay tuned!Tentative Schedule (subject to change)
Friday, February 23rd
16:00 Registration opens at the Lichthof Theater
17:00 Mixer event at the Theater
18:00 Dinner (at a restaurant nearby)
20:00 “Neuland” at the Lichthof Theater
Saturday, February 24th
8:30 - 9:00 Registration opens at the Kulturpalast
9:00 - 9:30 Opening of the AGM
9:30 - 11:00 GOTV Workshop
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:15 Topical Break-outs
12:30 - 13:15 Topical Break-outs
13:15 - 14:15 Lunch
14:15 - 15:30 Presentation of the Caucuses
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 18:00 Discussion and voting on the DAG Bylaws
19:00 - 22:00 Dinner with special guest
Sunday, February 25th
9:00 - 15:00 Meeting of the DA Germany Executive CommitteeHomestays in HamburgAs in the past, homestays will be available thanks to the members of the Hamburg chapter. If you are interested in having a homestay, please complete the following survey so that we can make sure you are matched with an appropriate host: "Need a homestay" surveyAs soon as a homestay has been found, you will be contacted via email.For those in Hamburg who would be willing to host another member of DAG, please fill out this survey to sign up as a host: "Homestay host" survey
Accommodation in Hamburg
For those living outside of Hamburg, homestays will be available (check back for more details). If you would prefer to stay in a hotel, a special rate will be given by the Hotel Panorama Inn (Billstedter Hauptstrasse 36, 22111 Hamburg).
- Single room is 56 Euros per room, per night
- Double room is 74 Euros per room, per night
Check-in on Friday, February 23rd begins at 14:00 and check-out on Sunday, February 25th is 12:00. This price includes a continental breakfast buffet. If arriving by car, there is a parking garage available for 9 Euros per parking space, per night.
You can pay for the room at the hotel when you arrive.
To reserve a room, please call 040 733 69 150 or send an email to email@example.com. You can ask to speak to or direct your email to Frau Beate Weidemann or Michael Mehlis-Schöning.
Rooms can be reserved until January 5, 2018.
AMERICAS REGIONAL MEETING
January 25 – 28, 2018
Great Learning and Sharing Opportunity
Workshops and Training
Get Out the Vote
Voter Registration Training
Country Committee Reports
Country Committee Leadership
Nation Builder Database Management
Nation Builder Email, News, and Events
Using Social Media Effectively
CC Relationship to DPCA and DNC
RBT, FACTA, AND FBAR
The Fun and Special Events
Make New and Catch-up with Old Friends
Evening Reception with Live Music – Blues, Rock and Country
Pizza and Movie night with members of the Cast of “A Bold Peace”
Final Dinner and Party with Live Music – Former Broadway and Jazz Star
Welcome Greeting from Casa Presidencial
Keynote from Former Ambassador Fitz Haney
Walk in Beautiful Tropical Gardens
Early Morning Birding
Great Pre-and-Post Tour Opportunities
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The hotel’s beautiful gardens are home to a huge range of native Costa Rican trees and flowers. You can also spot wild hummingbirds and frogs.
Each room at Hotel Bougainvillea offers free Wi-Fi, flat-screen cable TV, a ceiling fan and a coffee maker. Rooms are decorated with unique furniture made from local hardwoods.
Very Reasonable for High Season
$360 per person based on double occupancy for:
Three nights hotel with breakfast included
Conference meals and coffee breaks
Costa Rica transportation
All activities including 2 dinners
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November 30 Deadline