Kaiserslautern Chapter Chair, Germany

As we embark on this challenging period in our history, we must continue to build our membership and make more people aware of our policies and the importance of voting in all elections.

  • Kaiserslautern Chapter Get Out The Vote-March to the Ballot Box Meeting January 20, 2018

    Please join us to launch  our Get Out The Vote initiative! The agenda will  include a commemoration of the anniversary of the Women’s March plus   Kirk Samson will share information about the developing Veterans and Military Families Caucus. Invite your veteran and  active duty military friends to join us. Their participation would be very helpful in getting the word out about this new caucus!

    Time for discussion and member concerns is also on the agenda.

    WHEN Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 4pm 

    WHERE Spinnrädl Restaurant Schillerstraße 1 Kaiserslautern 67655 Germany


  • Kaiserslautern Chapter Welcomes Will Bakker, Democrats Abroad Regional Vice Chair, October 30, 2017

    Mark your calendar for our next meeting on Monday, October 30th at 5:30 p.m. at the Spinnrädl in Kaiserslautern. Our special guest will be Will Bakker, Democrats Abroad Regional Vice Chair, from Luxembourg.  Mr. Bakker, a member of the DA global executive committee  will discuss DA's overall strategy and goals for 2018 -- especially helping Democrats win. In his capacity as acting-chair for the Voting Rights group, he will also discuss some of the recent Republican attacks on the franchise, including threats for overseas voters. Bring a new member! "Living abroad doesn't make you any less American. Join Democrats Abroad, vote, volunteer, and raise your voice!" If you are not a member of DA, please consider joining at http://democratsabroad.org/join. Membership is free! .

    WHEN: October 30, 2017 at 5:30pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                     WHERE: Spinnrädl Restaurant, Schillerstraße 1Kaiserslautern 67655 Germany                                                                                                                                      website: http://www.spinnraedl.de                                                                                                                                                                                                                     


  • Kaiserslautern Chapter After Labor Day Picnic, Swinging Lautern, Atlantic Academy Event

    Kaiserslautern Chapter Annual After Labor Day Picnic Saturday 9 September 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Place:  Beverly Brinn's house in Landstuhl (Melkerei). 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 9th. When you RSVP, we will send you the specific meeting location.

    Please RSVP so we can plan. We wouldn't want to run out of beverages! Please bring your favorite dish for the Potluck. We will have beverages but if you have a favorite, you might want to bring it!

    If you have  American friends who might like to join Democrats Abroad, please invite them to the picnic. (There are no membership dues.)

     If potential members would like to sign up in advance, they can go to www.democratsabroad.org/join 

      "Living abroad doesn't make you any less American. Join Democrats Abroad, vote, volunteer, and raise your voice!"

    Happy Labor Day! For those not going away for the Labor Day week-end, the Swinging Lautern festival with lots of free entertainment starts Thursday, August 31st at 6 p.m. at the Stiftsplatz in Kaiserslautern and runs through Saturday evening,  September 2nd!                        A great opportunity to enjoy the local community! (and since this does not take place on U.S. government property, an opportunity to encourage some American colleagues to join Democrats Abroad!)

    Upcoming event at the Atlantic Academy  September 13th for those interested in learning more about the German election process: Parties, Candidates, Issues-Germany in an Election Year Wednesday, September 13, 2017 5.30—7 pm Atlantic Academy, Lauterstr. 2, 67657 Kaiserslautern   Free admission                                                                                                                                                                                                                                This would also be another opportunity to informally share information about Democrats Abroad!

    Terese Sarno                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Kaiserslautern Chapter Chair


  • Kaiserslautern Chapter After Labor Day Picnic 9 September 2017

    Kaiserslautern Chapter Annual After Labor Day Picnic

    Saturday 9 September 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    The  picnic will take place in Landstuhl at Beverly Brinn's house.

    Bring your favorite dish for the Pot Luck. Any volunteers to take charge of grilling?

    Join us in increasing membership-Invite a friend to the picnic!

    Please RSVP

    Terese Sarno

    Kaiserslautern Chapter Chair