Events

  • Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 04:30 PM · €25.00 EUR
    Reynpenaer Proeflokaal in Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Cheese-&-Wine Tasting with DA

    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.

  • Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 02:30 PM · 10 rsvps
    Online - Zoom in Na, Germany

    Inaugural Global Black Caucus General Membership Meeting

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    Please join us for the inaugural GBC general meeting. 

    Tentative Agenda:

    • Introductions, Steering Committee and Members
    • Voter Registration and verifying your information
    • Volunteering
    • 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

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  • Friday, February 23, 2018 at 01:30 PM through February 25, 2018 · 9 rsvps
    Stiftung Kultur Palast Hamburg in Hamburg, Germany

    DAG 2018 Annual General Meeting in Hamburg

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    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 Committee

    Homestays in Hamburg
    As 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" survey
    As 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 reservierung@panorama-inn.de. 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.
     

  • Tuesday, January 25, 2028 at 08:18 PM through January 28, 2028
    Hotel Bougainvillea in Santo Tomás, Santo Domingo, Costa Rica

    AMERICAS REGIONAL MEETING

     AMERICAS REGIONAL MEETING

    January 25 – 28, 2018

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    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

    Regional Issues

    CC Relationship to DPCA and DNC

    RBT, FACTA, AND FBAR

    Fundraising Ideas 

     

    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

    Surprise Appearances

    Walk in Beautiful Tropical Gardens

    Early Morning Birding

    Great Pre-and-Post Tour Opportunities

     

    The Venue

    Hotel Bougainvillea

    Set within lush tropical gardens just a 20-minute drive from San José Airport, Hotel Bougainvillea offers a large outdoor pool, tennis courts and a gym. Rooms have balconies overlooking the gardens or city.

    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.

     

    Costs

    Very Reasonable for High Season

    $360 per person based on double occupancy for:

    Three nights hotel with breakfast included

    Conference meals and coffee breaks

    Conference donation

    Costa Rica transportation

    All activities including 2 dinners

     

    Don’t miss this unique opportunity.

    Inquire and Sign-up now

    November 30 Deadline

    Info-Costa-Rica@DemocratsAbroad.org