Apr 09

DFA’s Economic Justice Retreat

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to take part in DFA’s Economic Justice Retreat. More than 100 people have already rsvp’d and the room capacity is just 120. If you want to hear about progressive action on Economic Justice, sign up today for the DFA Retreat and for some spirited discussion of specific actions DFA sees as being effective during this election cycle.
When: Saturday, April 11, 2015 9:30 AM
Where: Woodside Rd. United Methodist Church
2000 Woodside Road,
Redwood City, CA
You need to reserve your spot at this event on line:
http://act.democracyforamerica.com/sign/DFABayAreaSummit/

Mar 26

Results of the Coastside Democrats Presidential Straw Poll

A non-binding straw poll of the Coastside Democrats taken at “Spring Break” general membership (3/22/15) meeting held at the Point Montara Lighthouse gave us the following results:

  • Hillary Clinton – 5
  • Joe Biden – 0
  • Jim Webb – 1
  • Martin O’Malley – 2
  • Bernie Sanders – 1
  • Elizabeth Warren – 12
  • Other – 0
  • Undecided – 1

One ballot was discarded because there were 3 candidates selected without a clear preference.

Mar 07

March Membership Meeting

Our next Membership meeting will be on Open Space and Parks for the Coastside at the historic Fog Signal Building of the Point Montara Lighthouse Sunday March 22 from 3 to 6 pm. Please observe the instructions on the safe way to get to the Lighthouse. Parking is extremely limited so please arrange to car pool there.

We will have light refreshments and a knowledgeable panel.

Please invite your interested friends and family (but remember to carpool!). (More)

Mar 01

Accepting Board Nominations

Elections for new Board members will take place at the Annual Meeting. The Nominating Committee will report their recomendations for all Board positions to the membership no later than 30 days prior to the election.

Multiple nominations for any position are allowed. Nominations may be made by any three members and submitted to the Nominating committee. Nominations may also be made from the floor, with two seconds, at the Annual Meeting. Nominees must agree to serve. All members must be present to vote and must have been a member for at least 30 days prior to the election.

Feb 21

Annual Club Meeting in May

Plans are underway for our Annual Membership meeting in May. If any members would like to serve on a planning committee to select a venue, line up speakers, provide light refreshments, etc., please contact one of the Club’s Board members.