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  • is hosting April Virtual Get-Together, Session 3 2020-04-08 15:06:24 -0400

    April Virtual Get-Together, Session 3

    Join us for a virtual meeting via WebEx to learn about the new CARES Act. Kate Sawyer, the DA Frankfurt Chapter Treasurer, will give us the status of the CARES act, which may provide some monetary relief to Americans living abroad. 

    It’s easy to join this online meeting, which you can do 15 minutes before the official start. Do give yourself some time if you haven’t been to WebEx before.

    1. Select this direct link: https://democratsabroad.webex.com/democratsabroad/e.php?MTID=m14a07b2b2fde31cfd1738b0f72ab8022
    2. Enter your name and then put your town in parentheses. Enter your email address
    3. Enter the meeting password: dems
    4. 4. Click "Join".
    5. 5. When the WebEx Meeting Center opens, please select "Use Computer for Audio" (in the Audio Conference pop-up box, under "Audio Connection"), and you will be able to hear the call conversation.
    6. MUTE your microphone by using the red "Mute Mic" button (next to your name in the Participants list on the right side of the screen.) This will make the audio much clearer for everyone on the call and reduce background noise.

     

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    Audio Conference Information

    Please join with Use Computer for Audio. There is no charge to you or to DA when using computer audio.

    If you have no other option, you can join via phone. Call-in toll number (US): +1-650-479-3208.  Meeting call-in access code: 475175097

    To add this meeting to your calendar program (for example Microsoft Outlook), click this link:

    https://democratsabroad.webex.com/democratsabroad/j.php?MTID=mbf52e859efce2a357d07b1505f7002a8

    WHEN
    April 23, 2020 at 7pm
    WHERE
    Session is being offered via WebEx
    Frankfurt, HE
    Germany
    Google map and directions
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  • is hosting April Virtual Get-Together, Session 2 2020-04-08 14:56:38 -0400

    April Virtual Get-Together, Session 2

    Join us for a virtual meeting via WebEx to learn about the new CARES Act. We will be offering three different get-togethers at three different times – all online and easy to join. This is the second session, but if you can't join this session, we are offering one other alternative date.

    Kate Sawyer, the DA Frankfurt Chapter Treasurer, will give us the status of the CARES act, which may provide some economic help for Americans living abroad. 

    It’s easy to join this online meeting, which you can do 15 minutes before the official start. Do give yourself some time if you haven’t been to WebEx before.

    1. 1. Select this direct link https://democratsabroad.webex.com/democratsabroad/e.php?MTID=m52176e0d326ed5a8b63609b09f73666c
    2. Enter your name then put your town in parentheses. Enter your email address
    3. Enter the meeting password: dems
    4. 4. Click "Join".
    5. 5. When the WebEx Meeting Center opens, please select "Use Computer for Audio" (in the Audio Conference pop-up box, under "Audio Connection"), and you will be able to hear the call conversation.
    6. MUTE your microphone by using the red "Mute Mic" button next to your name in the Participants list on the right side of the screen. This will make the audio much clearer for everyone on the call and reduce background noise.

    ===============================================

    Audio Conference Information

    Please join with Use Computer for Audio. There is no charge to you or to DA when using computer audio.

    If you have no other option, you can join via phone. Call-in toll number (US): +1-650-479-3208. Meeting call-in access code: 478579705

    WHEN
    April 21, 2020 at 10:30am
    WHERE
    Session is being offered via WebEx
    Frankfurt, HE
    Germany
    Google map and directions
    rsvp

  • is hosting April Virtual Get-Together, Session 1 2020-04-08 14:50:57 -0400

    April Virtual Get-Together, Session 1

    Join us for a virtual WebEx meeting to learn about the new CARES Act. We will be offering three different get-togethers at three different times – all online and easy to join. This is the first session, but if you can't join this session, we are offering two alternative dates.

    Kate Sawyer, the DA Frankfurt Chapter Treasurer, will give us the status of the CARES act, which may give expats some economic help. Get your sandwich and something to drink and join the group.

    It’s easy to join this online meeting, which you can do 15 minutes before the official start. Do give yourself some time if you haven’t been to WebEx before.

    1. Select this direct link: https://democratsabroad.webex.com/democratsabroad/e.php?MTID=me3be6cdc31a9f197d56085d17910992b
    2. Enter your name and put your town in parentheses. Enter your email address
    3. Enter the meeting password: dems
    4. 4. Click "Join".
    5. 5. When the WebEx Meeting Center opens, please select "Use Computer for Audio" (in the Audio Conference pop-up box, under "Audio Connection"), and you will be able to hear the call conversation.
    6. MUTE your microphone by using the red "Mute Mic" button (next to your name in the Participants list on the right side of the screen.) This will make the audio much clearer for everyone on the call and reduce background noise.

    ===============================================

    Audio Conference Information

    Please join with Use Computer for Audio. There is no charge to you or to DA when using computer audio.

    If you have no other option, you can join via phone. However, Democrats Abroad is charged 5¢ per minute for your call.

    Call-in toll number (US): +1-650-479-3208. Meeting call-in access code: 4773899

    WHEN
    April 18, 2020 at 1pm
    WHERE
    Virtual Meeting via WebEx
    Frankfurt, HE
    Germany
    Google map and directions
    rsvp

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  • published Oct 17th Chapter Meeting and Upcoming Events in News 2019-10-12 03:06:05 -0400

    Oct 17th Chapter Meeting and Upcoming Events

    We are leaving the summer behind us, but we are greeting the fall with many activities that will enable you to be involved with Democrats Abroad, discuss issues with your fellow Americans, and learn how you can be an agent for change.

    Afternoon Phone Banking Party: Saturday, October 12th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Have fun calling other DA members to get out the vote, or just come to see what it’s all about. Help flip seats in important elections in Kentucky, Virginia, New Jersey, Mississippi and Louisiana.  If you don’t know how to phone bank, you can register online and get training from Democrats Abroad here. Then join fellow phone bankers and make your first phone banking calls. Enjoy yummy snacks and cool drinks, too. RSVP to kateannsawyerdemsabroad@gmail.com (subject line: Phone Banking).

     

    Frankfurt Chapter Meeting: Thursday, October 17th at 7:00pm

    The Frankfurt Chapter Discusses Voter Suppression. Join Derek Bembry, Head of the Germany Black Caucus and member of the Frankfurt Chapter, for an important talk about voter suppression and what you can do to stop it.

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    Other things to talk about: impeachment, the latest debate, and ideas for events. You make the difference, and all ideas are welcome.

    Meeting Location:
    SPD Haus (Unterberzirk Frankfurt)
    Fischerfeldstraße 7-11
    60311 Frankfurt am Main

    Meet us at 5:30pm for dinner before the meeting and/or drinks after the meeting.  Getting there at 6:00pm still gives you time to order a delicious meal before heading to the SPD Haus.

    Dinner Location:
    Moloko
    Kurt-Schumacher-Strasse 1
    60311 Frankfurt

    Corner of Schöne Aussicht and Alte Brücke (5-minute walk to SPD Haus)

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    Eat, Drink & Be Scary: Friday, October 25th starting at 7:30pm: Join Democrats Abroad Germany for Halloween Costume Party and 2020 Fundraiser hosted by Wiesbaden-Mainz Chapter. Conveniently located near public transportation and inexpensive car-parking. For all the fun details, click here.

    Exclusive Museum Tour in English: POSTED! Reflections of Native North America Weltkulturen Museum: Wednesday, November 6th at 6:30pm, sharp!

     

     

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    Dr. Markus Lindner, curator of the exhibition PLAKATIERT!, will guide us in the life of the indigenous peoples as shown in posters and artifacts. The tour is one hour, after which we will have a light meal at a nearby restaurant.

    If any of you have Native American heritage, it would be a pleasure if you shared your impressions and experiences with us.

    This event is a Frankfurt Chapter fundraiser (15€) so non-American guests should be paid for by the American member, per DA rules. Please RSVP here, as places are limited. Weltkulturen Museum Labor, Schaumainkai 37, Frankfurt.


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  • published DA Frankfurt Chapter is one the move! Join Us! in News 2019-05-23 14:43:19 -0400

    DA Frankfurt Chapter is one the move! Join Us!

    Spring is now in bloom in Frankfurt, and the DA Frankfurt Chapter is on the move, with a series of interesting events and volunteer activities planned for the coming months. Now is the time to get involved, join us for phone banking, meet other expats and friends, and participate in DA Frankfurt activities, including a Memorial Day visit to the American Cemetery in Luxembourg, and debate watch parties in June.

    REMINDER: The next DAG Frankfurt meeting will take place on Thursday, June 13th at 7pm.    The location will be announced shortly.


    Upcoming DA Frankfurt Events

    Memorial Day Event, May 25th: DA Frankfurt is invited to join friends from the DA Wiesbaden/Mainz Chapter and DA Luxembourg Chapter on a trip to the American Cemetery in Luxembourg to attend their annual Memorial Day ceremony on Saturday, May 25th at 2:00 pm. If you're interested in attending, please contact Evie Walls from the Wiesbaden/Mainz chapter at eviewalls@yahoo.com. Attendance is free and open to the public.

    Debate Watch Parties, June 27th and 28th: The 2019 Democratic Party debates begin next month, and with over 20 candidates in the race for President, the Democratic President debates are must-see viewing. The DA Frankfurt and Wiesbaden chapters plan to host debate watch parties in Frankfurt on June 27th and 28th, and all our invited to attend to learn more about the platforms and positions of each candidates, meet members from the Wiesbaden/Mainz chapter, connect with friends from the Frankfurt chapter, and eat and drink. Maddy agreed to help organize the events, and is looking for volunteers to help out. Please email Maddy at d.r.a.maddy@gmail.com if you want to help organize the events.

    July 4th Social Event: July 4th means—BBQ, potato salad, and beer. DA Frankfurt is interested in hosting a social BBQ or picnic to celebrate July 4th. Since July 4th falls on a Thursday this year, the proposal is to host the event on Saturday, July 6th. Interested in helping to organize or host the event? Please email Maddy at d.r.a.maddy@gmail.com to let him know.

    The Christopher Street Gay Pride, July 20th: The Christopher Street Gay Pride event is an annual tradition for the Frankfurt Chapter, as the event provides an opportunity for LGBT people and their friends/allies to have fun and celebrate Pride Month, and also to meet other Americans, register voters, and talk about the issues. This year’s event will take place on July 20th, and our friends from the DA Wiesbaden/Mainz chapter will join us. We are looking for volunteers to organize and attend the event. Please reach out to Diandra from the Wiesbaden chapter at wiesbaden-mainz@democratsabroad.de if you are interested.


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