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EARTH DAY 50th ANNIVERSARY April 22-24, 2020 and GLOBAL CLIMATE STRIKE April 24, 2020

50th ANNIVERSARY OF EARTH DAY April 22-24


YOU HAVE THE POWER TO CHANGE THE WORLD 

If the COVID-19 health directives remain in effect , this could change to a social media event so be prepared!  Send photos of your posters, etc, so we will be have everything! And voter registration can be done with phone-banking!

Get ready for 50th Anniversary of Earth Day which will be celebrated April 22-24 with the 24th being devoted to registering Americans to vote! It is also a Fridays For Future GLOBAL CLIMATE STRIKE day and there will be a demonstration in Kaiserslautern. Start preparing your posters, a costume, or decorate a hat so that you will stand out in the crowd! Don’t leave this to the last minute! Include Vote From Abroad and Democrats Abroad Kaiserslautern in your design. The Climate Crisis affects us all. We need to officially support all efforts to save our planet! Publicize our message! This election is critical to everyone in the world!


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EARTH HOUR 2020-Switch Off Your Lights For One Hour Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 8:30 pm

Out of an abundance of caution, Democrats Abroad Germany, has decided that all in-person events be moved on-line or be canceled until at least March 31 in keeping with health advisories for the COVID-19 health crisis. 
There is an event on March 28th which fits perfectly into this situation.
Join the Earth Hour Celebration and turn off your lights for an hour at 8:30 p.m.
You could have a candle lit dinner as you place the spotlight on nature!
Send me photos of your Earth Hour Celebration and be sure to label them with DA Kaiserslautern!

SATURDAY, MARCH 28

SWITCH OFF FOR AN HOUR AT 8:30 P.M.

 
  • Earth Hour 2020
      - Earth Hour is one of the world's largest grassroots movements for the environment, aiming to engage millions of people for a positive environmental impact.
The DNA of the Earth Hour movement. Switch off your lights for an hour on Saturday,
March 28, 2020 at 8:30 pm your local time. Started by WWF and partners as a symbolic lights-out event in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour is now one of the world's largest grassroots movements for the environment, engaging millions of people in more than 180 countries and territories. It has become a catalyst for positive environmental impact, driving major legislative changes by harnessing the power of the people.
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Memorial Day at Luxembourg American Cemetery

Last year we joined the Luxembourg Democrats Abroad to celebrate Memorial Day in Luxembourg along with the Wiesbaden-Mainz Chapter. It was a very moving ceremony at the Luxembourg American Cemetery. Afterwards the Luxembourg DA members took on a tour of the city and we went out to dinner with them. Hope you will join us this year! Car pooling is a possibility.
May 23, 2020-leave Kaiserslautern around 10am- get back around 7pm depending on activities.
Luxembourg American Cemetery
50 Val du Scheid
Luxembourg 2517

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KAISERSLAUTERN AFTER LABOR DAY PICNIC

Saturday, 12 September 2020 at 1 pm

AFTER LABOR DAY WELCOME BACK PICNIC and ANNUAL DEMOCRATS ABROAD DAY  Join us to finalize Election Day strategies! Venue:tba

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KAISERSLAUTERN GLOBAL PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY

KAISERSLAUTERN DEMOCRATS ABROAD

GLOBAL PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY

Café Hotel Goldinger, Von-Richthofen-Strasse 18, 66849 Landstuhl,  Tel. + 49 6371 92 49 0

CAST YOUR BALLOT IN PERSON! Come share the excitement of going to the polls on voting day at the KAISERSLAUTERN VOTING CENTER!
Join us for coffee and cake after you vote!
Bring your American friends!
  • Democrats Abroad allows same day registration for voters participating in the Global Presidential Primary
  • Voters may register in-person or by signing up at http://www.democratsabroad.org/join



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KAISERSLAUTERN CHAPTER FEBRUARY MEETING



FEBRUARY KAISERSLAUTERN CHAPTER MEETING
Please join us for our first official meeting of 2020!

Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 1:30

Discussion topics: Get Out The Vote, Global Presidential Primary Preparations, Increased Political Polarization

Special Guest Speaker Claudia Clark will share the history of her book My Partner, My Friend: The Relationship between U.S. President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel.

Venue: SPINNRÄDL Kaiserslautern

Schillerstraße 1, 67655 Kaiserslautern

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Closest parking: Stiftsplatz Garage and Pfalztheater Garage

Please RSVP



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Democrats Abroad Kaiserslautern Night at the Theater

Three of our chapter members are part of the production!
KMC ON STAGE
Kleber Kaserne Kaiserslautern Bldg.. 3232
(Base access necessary)
Reserve your own tickets by calling 0631 4116626
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Kaiserslautern Chapter 35th Anniversary Celebration

DEMOCRATS ABROAD GERMANY KAISERSLAUTERN CHAPTER
35th Anniversary Celebration
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: The Atlantic Academy, Lauterstraße 2, 67657 Kaiserslautern

Vote from Abroad! 35 Years of Democrats Abroad Kaiserslautern

Panel discussion (in English) followed by a reception.

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Kaiserslautern Chapter Wine Tasting and Lunch at Weingut Schlössel

Wine Tasting and Lunch October 5th

Weingut Schlössel in Kirrweiler near Neustadt

https://weingut-schloessel.eu/start/en/

The fee is €25 per person and includes wine tasting and lunch at the vineyard.

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