City Council Candidate Forum this Saturday, May 9

Posted on: May 7th, 2015 by admin No Comments

Join us to meet the candidates for City Council! This forum will be structured to give candidates more time for thoughtful analysis of some of the most important issues facing our community.

Where:  Ann Arbor Community Center
625 N. Main Street
Date: Saturday, May 9
Schedule:  9:30 – 10:00 Meet and Greet
10:00 – 12:00 Candidate Forum

Elections this Term:
(At least 5 of the 8 candidates will be present)

Ward 1:
Sabra Briere (incumbent)
Will Leaf

Ward 3:
Stephen Kunselman (incumbent)
Zachary Ackerman

Ward 4:
Jack Eaton (incumbent)
Jaime Magiera

Ward 5:
Mike Anglin (incumbent)
Chip Smith


Economic Opportunity Round Table with Gretchen Driskell

Posted on: April 30th, 2015 by Dmitry Kalinchenko No Comments

Join State Representative Gretchen Driskell, candidate for Michigan’s 7th Congressional District, and Washtenaw County community and business leaders for a roundtable discussion on economic opportunity. 

Special guests include Jennifer Fairfield, owner of Garden Mill in Chelsea, Paul Larned of the Western Washtenaw Business Association, and Dexter City Manager Courtney Nicholls. 

This event is the second in a series of roundtables we’re hosting in the coming weeks in order to hear from community leaders in the 7th District.

WHEN: Monday, May 4th from 5:306:30pm

WHERE: Mangiamo Italian Grill, 107 W Michigan Ave, Saline, MI 48176

Criminal Record Expungement Forum

Posted on: April 23rd, 2015 by Dmitry Kalinchenko No Comments

Expungement Forum


Annual Chili and Cornbread Cook-Off – Sunday, May 3

Posted on: April 13th, 2015 by Dmitry Kalinchenko No Comments


Women in Politics & Leadership Mixer

Posted on: March 27th, 2015 by Dmitry Kalinchenko No Comments

Women in Politics Mixer

Panel to address affordable housing in Washtenaw County

Posted on: March 4th, 2015 by Leo Cartier Jr. No Comments

Please join us for a discussion panel to address affordable housing challenges. 

Panelists include: 
Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor
Ypsilanti Mayor Amanda Edmonds
Pittsfield Township Supervisor Mandy Grewal
Washtenaw County Commissioner Yousef Rabhi
Director of Community and Economic Development for Washtenaw County Mary Jo Callan

When: Saturday March 14, 2015
Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Where: Ann Arbor Community Center, 625 North Main Street


Posted on: February 3rd, 2015 by Leo Cartier Jr. No Comments

The Ann Arbor Democratic Party will be hosting a candidate forum for chair of the Michigan Democratic Party on Saturday February 7, 2015. The forum will be held at 9:30 am at the Ann Arbor Community Center. A light breakfast will also be served including beverages, pastries and fruit. 

Additionally, the date of the AADP monthly meeting has been changed to Saturday February 7, 2015, so members will be able to attend the MDP State Convention being held on Saturday February 14, 2015.

State of the Union Watch Party!

Posted on: January 17th, 2015 by Leo Cartier Jr. No Comments

Join the 12th District Dems,Team Dingell, and the Washtenaw County Dems for a State of the Union Watch Party!

Appetizers and pizza will be provided

When: Tuesday January 20th, 2015 @ 8:00PM
Where: Ypsilanti, Corner Brewing Company

Arbor Brewing Company Microbrewery

720 Norris Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
RSVP call 313-791-2707

Obama SOTU2

Annual Strolling Gala at Rush Street Lounge, 5-8pm, Sunday Jan. 25th

Posted on: December 27th, 2014 by mhenry No Comments

Join us for an evening featuring gourmet hors d’oeuvres (lots of vegetarian and vegan options), desserts, drinks (wine/beer), live music by the Gwenyth Hayes Band, limited guest speakers and more!

Ticket Price: $40 in advance, $20 for students.
Ticket Purchase:

If you have any questions or wish to sponsor the event, email Hedieh Briggs or call (734) 531-9605.

Kids are welcome. Hope to see you there!

12th District Democrats Debate Watch Party

Posted on: October 11th, 2014 by admin No Comments

Join Democrats for a district-wide Debate Watch Party between Mark Schauer and the Nerd on:

Sunday, October 12th – 5:30 PM
Arbor Brewing Company
114 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Bridge over the Huron River with Obama written on it
2008 AA Dems Picnic
2010 AA Dems Labor Day Picnic
Rebekah Warren speaking at 2010 AA Dems Labor Day Picnic
Congressman John Dingell address AA Dems 2010 Labor Day Picnic Patrick Boeheim and another woman at the 2010 AA Dems Picnic Two Women at 2010 AA Dems Picnic 2011 Chili Cookoff Steven Kunselman and Yonah Lieberman, Jan. 2011 AA Dems Mixer, Jan. 2011 Man at AA Dems Mixer, Jan. 2011


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