The Democratic Party of Virginia Steering and Central Committees will hold their first meetings of 2016 on February 19th, 7:30 pm, and February 20th, at 10:00 am at the Suntrust Building, 919 East Main Street Suite 2050 Richmond, VA 23219. Issues will include the March 1 Presidential Primary, the Rules for the DPVA Convention, city/county committee new organization, and the new Congressional District Lines. There will also be a training session for city and county chairs on Saturday. See our 2016 Convention Page for updated delegate selection materials.
On Saturday, from 1-3 pm at the Suntrust auditorium, DPVA will host a panel discussion on the THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF BARBARA JOHNS AND MOTON SCHOOL WALKOUT, a critical step in the fight for Civil Rights in Virginia, and nationally. More information here. Then on Saturday from 7-9 pm, DPVA will host a Reception Honoring the Life and Legacy of Barbara Johns, at the Barrel House Restaurant, 140 Virginia Street, Richmond, VA 23219. Please sign up for the reception here. (You can check out our Virginia Bookshelf page for several books that discuss Farmville Va. school closures and the community response.)
I look forward to seeing you at these great DPVA events.
DPVA 2016 Convention Temp Rules (328.3 KiB, 1,696 hits)