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Newton Police Appreciation Day

  • Newton Post 440 295 California St Newton, MA (map)

Thursday, January 3, 7:30 pm, Women’s Club, 72 Columbus Street, Newton

Call of the roll/Sign in (7:30 pm)

Approval of minutes of the previous meeting (7:32 pm)


Reports of officers, ward and standing committees (7:33 pm)

  • Treasurer’s report

  • State, Ward and Subcommittee updates

    • AAOC update (Betty Chan)

    • Ward 6 to honor Hannah Banks and Councilor Brenda Noel-Jan 12

    • Ward 7 hosting Ann Berwick and Council President Mark Laredo-Jan 17

  • State House/Legislative updates


Announcements (7:45 pm)

  • Newton Police Appreciation Day on January 9, 5:30 pm, Post 440


Recognition of New Members (7:50 pm)

Old business ()

New business (8:00 pm)

  • Potential legislative forum for March general meeting

  • Resolution welcoming new Democratic members of Congress

  • Brainstorming potential items for action during an off-year

    • Discussion of fundraising for candidates/political causes during 2019

    • Swing Left Strategy House Parties/Live Stream - February 2/3

    • Food drive for Newton pantries

    • Training focused on off-year activism

    • National Grid workers lockout

    • Local legislative activism/policy forum

  • Proposed by-laws update: changing “Executive Committee” to “Executive Board”

Earlier Event: January 3
Newton Dems Exec Committee Meeting
Later Event: January 12
Ward 6 Winter Victory Party