WHAT: The 7th Annual Thomas Paine dinner
WHEN: Saturday May 7, 2016. Social hour 6:30 PM, dinner 7:00 PM (gluten – free selections available..
WHERE: Door County Fire Company, 38 South 3rd Ave., accessible upper level.
ADMISSION: $30 per person, advance reservations required (May 4th deadline)
THE EVENT: honoring Thomas Paine, Revolutionary era progressive, author of “Common Sense” and and other essays that brought the concepts of independence to the populace.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: It is fitting to have State Senator Kathleen Vinehout, a true progressive. She is dynamic and persuasive, in the spirit of Thomas Paine, regularly receiving standing ovations. Come and hear the latest from her.
Senator Vinehout, elected to the WI senate in 2006, and re-elected in 2012, has held a variety of responsible positions in the Senate, and publishes a frequent newsletter that illuminates common sense concerns about the shenanigans of the state legislature and administration.
Holder of a doctoral degree in Health Services Administration, Senator Vinehout held senior faculty positions at the University of Illinois, Springfield, for 10 years. Returning to WI, she took over management of her family dairy farm. She and her husband also operate a 223 acre organic farm.
RESERVATIONS: Your choice – online or by mail.
By mail, send a check by Friday, April 29 to:
Democratic Party of Door County
PO Box 863
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Online, click here, then fill in the blanks (a small service charge applies)
At-the-door, a few tickets may be available after May 2nd for $35, but availability of a meal cannot be guaranteed. Please reserve in advance, prior to May 2nd.
SPONSORS: We hope that some of our supporters will make this event a financial success by becoming SPONSORS for a $50 donation (in addition to ticket purchase), or even more generous HOSTS for a $100 donation. Sponsors and Hosts will be gratefully acknowledged.
QUESTIONS: Bill Perloff, firstname.lastname@example.org, 920-839-9282.