Summer Wine Down Update

Governor Martin O’Malley and Secretary Hillary Clinton, presidential candidates are guest speakers at an Iowa Democratic Party (IDP) 3rd District “Summer Wine Down” reception. Please arrive by 3:15 pm in order for Secret Service to check attendees entering.

At 4:00 pm on Saturday, a “Summer Wine Down” reception will be held at the Madison County Historical Complex at 815 S. 2nd Ave, Winterset. Enjoy the music of Midwest Express as well as the food and drinks. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chairs. A donation of $20 is suggested to help defray the expenses.

The 3rd District IDP is hosting the “Summer Workshop” on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at the Winterset Senior High Auditorium, 625 Husky Dr., Winterset. Doors will open at 9:00 am with a $25 registration fee. A lunch will be available for $8. At 12:30 pm, U.S. Senate candidates-Tom Fiegen, Bob Krause, and Rob Hogg will speak. Other candidates and elected officials will be introduced. Workshops will continue until 3:00 pm.

Speaking will begin about 4:30 pm followed by a live auction. County parties are encouraged to bring a theme basket to be auctioned as well as food and wine. Other Democratic presidential candidates have also been invited to the reception.

All county and 3rd district central committee members are invited. Activists, candidates, and elected officials are encouraged to attend.

The purpose of the workshop is to provide networking opportunities and training on a variety of topics that facilitates successful candidate recruitment and fundraising strategies across the district. Developing local processes to extend the democratic media messages will also be presented. Presenters will be a mix of local and IDP party officials and staff.