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BASTILLE DAY BARBECUE

Celebrate Independence Day and Bastille Day at a Franco-American barbecue in the lovely Normandy town of Villequier on 14 July 2018 starting at 13:00. RSVP to christine.normandy@gmail.com.


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D-DAY IN NORMANDY

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Democrats Abroad Normandy commemorated D-Day and laid a wreath in honor of the fallen in a moving ceremony at the Normandy American Cemetery.



COMMEMORATE D-DAY WITH US!

Join us at 11:30 on Saturday, 2 June 2018 at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer to lay a Democrats Abroad wreath to remember D-Day. Then we will have lunch together at the nearby D-Day House restaurant on Omaha Beach. RSVP to Candice at canstevens@gmail.com.


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WORLD WAR II FILM FESTIVAL

Don't miss the WWII Film Festival on 1-4 June near Utah Beach which features a Band of Brothers actors reunion. www.wwiifoundation.org/events/film/


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Normandy Town Hall - 6 May

What will happen in the 2018 elections? How can you make a difference?  Bring your ideas and questions to a NORMANDY TOWN HALL with DA Chair Joe Smallhoover on the afternoon of Sunday, 6 May in Villequier (76). For more information, contact christine.normandy@gmail.com


REQUEST YOUR BALLOTS!

Now is the time to request your ballots for the 2018 elections at http://www.VoteFromAbroad.org. Primaries in states such as Texas and Illinois are as early as March. Expat voters can help take back the House and the Senate!


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FRANCE DEMOCRATS STRATEGIZE

Democrats Abroad France met in Paris to develop strategies for winning back the House and the Senate. All France voters will receive state-specific information on elections. For more info, see http://www.democratsabroad.org/voting


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HOLIDAY GREETINGS!

The Normandy Chapter of Democrats Abroad wishes you all a very happy and fulfilling holiday season! We haven't scheduled a holiday get-together this year. If you would like to host one in Normandy, please let us know (contact canstevens@gmail.com).


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INDEPENDENCE DAY BARBECUE

Normandy Democrats celebrated Independence Day with a barbecue on the Seine and much discussion of the upcoming visit of (and resistance to) Donald Trump in Paris.


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NORMANDY D-DAY CEREMONY

Normandy Democrats commemorated D-Day and laid a beautiful wreath in a moving ceremony at the Normandy American Cemetery on 4 June -- complete with the Star-Spangled Banner and TAPS.


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