Sunday, August 23, 2015

Everyone Is Welcome At Our Meeting!

The Knox County Democratic Central Committee will meet on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Cherry Street Restaurant & Bar, 57 South Cherry Street in Galesburg. Everyone is welcome! Bring a guest and plan on arriving around 6 p.m. if you would like to have dinner and a chance to visit before the meeting. 

We will discuss plans for our participation in the Galesburg Labor Day Parade on Monday, September 7th and finalize plans for our 49th Annual Ice Cream Social on Thursday, August 10th. 

Joining us this Thursday evening from McDonough County, will be John Curtis and his wife, Karen Mauldin-Curtis. John is considering running for State Representative against Norine Hammond in the 93rd District. We are looking forward to everyone having the opportunity to meet John and Karen!

Enjoy the cooler temperatures this week and we will see everyone on Thursday!

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

EXTRA! EXTRA!! Read All About It!

Feelin' the Bern? There will be a kickoff event for the Bernie 2016 local organizing group at Cherry Street Restaurant and Bar, 57 S. Cherry St. on Wednesday, July 29th from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. There will be a live streaming video with Bernie Sanders at 6 p.m. Central time. If you like what Bernie has to say or are just curious to learn more, come to this event. For more information, contact David Amor at (309)335-7857.
On Saturday, August 1st, the Democratic Party of Illinois will be in Galesburg to provide training on the VoteBuilder program. Training will be held in the Sanderson Room at the Galesburg Public Library from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. To learn more about VoteBuilder and to register for the training, please go to and click on the VoteBuilder tab.
And don't forget to save the date of Thursday, September 10th to attend our 49th Annual Ice Cream Social at Lincoln Park in Galesburg from 5 to 7 p.m!

Monday, July 13, 2015

VoteBuilder Training

There are two free Votebuilder training sessions remaining for this summer. All Democratic candidates, volunteers and supporters are strongly encouraged to come learn about or refresh your knowledge of the VoteBuilder system!

Please feel free to share this with anyone else that might be interested in these introductory/refresher courses. More advanced trainings are in the works.
Detailed information can be found by going to and clicking on the VoteBuilder tab. Dates and locations for the free events are:
Galesburg - Saturday, August 1st
Rockford - Saturday, August 29th
Please RSVP as soon as possible!