Last Day for Party Candidates to File Nomination Papers

May 4

This is the last day new non-independent candidates can file nomination papers. After this point we will know who all the possible Democratic and Republican candidates are.

Special Senate Election

May 11

A special Senate Election for the Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex senate seat vacated by Scott Brown. You can find out where to vote at wheredoivotema.com.

Wakefield Democratic Town Committee Regional Breakfast

May 16, 4:00 pm

Lanesborough Town Hall, Lanesborough, MA 01237

The Wakefield Town Democratic Committee will hold its Regional Breakfast on Sunday, May 16 from 8:30-11:30 at the Wakefield Elks, 63 Bay State Road, Wakefield, MA. State-wide, regional and local candidates will be attending to include Congressman John Tierney; Lt. Governor Timothy Murray; Secretary of State William Galvin, Attorney General Martha Coakley; Middlesex County Sheriff James DiPaolo; Steve Grossman, Candidate for State Treasurer; Worcester County Sheriff Guy Glodis, Candidate for State Auditor; Mike Lake, Candidate for State Auditor; State Representative Katherine Clark, Candidate for State Senator; State Representative Mark Falzone; Melrose Alderman Paul Brodeur, Candidate for State Representative; Michael Day, Candidate for State Senator; Anthony Guardia, Candidate for State Representative as well as Democratic State Committee Members, to name a few. Democrats from Burlington, Danvers, Lynn, Lynnfield, Malden, Melrose, Middleton, North Reading, Reading, Saugus, Stoneham, Wakefield, Winchester and Woburn are expected to attend. All those who are interested in attending, please contact Betsy Sheeran at 781-224-9871 or betsysheeran@rcn.com.

“Hamptons” Democratic Candidate Forum & Breakfast

May 16, 9:00 pm

Opa Opa Steakhouse & Brewery 162 College Hwy South

Southampton, Westhampton and Easthampton DTCs join together for a breakfast candidate forum and fundraiser for their local committees on May 16th at 9:00 AM. Full breakfast served. Tickets are $20.00 each. Full program to be announced. Tickets may be reserved by contacting each town’s chair: Jean Pierre Crevier: 413-527-9551 in Southampton Sarah Mulvehill: skmulvehill@comcast.net in Westhampton Joe McCoy: 413-297-2962 or bonesjmc@aol.com in Easthampton

Framingham DTC Meeting & Delegates Training

May 16, 7:00 pm

Community Room, Framingham Green 136 Maynard Road

DSC Field Services will conduct new delegates training as part of the Framingham DTC monthly meeting. First time delegates are especially encouraged to attend to learn details and other vital information regarding the 2010 Democratic State Convention.

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Framingham

May 17, 10:30 am

Framingham Town Hall, 150 Concord St, Framingham MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Chicopee

May 17, 2:45 pm

The Munich Haus, 13 Center St, Chicopee MA

Foxborough Democratic Town Committee Meeting

May 17, 7:00 PM

Foxborough Public Safety Building, 8 Chestnut St.

Our meetings are open to all. We are seeking new members, so please come and join us. Michael Chinman, candidate for Norfolk County District Attorney, will be speaking about his candidacy.

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Worcester

May 18, 10:30 am

Worcester City Hall, 455 Main St, Worcester MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Lowell

May 18, 12:45 pm

Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St, Lowell MA

Ipswich Democratic Town Committee Meeting

May 18, 7:30 PM

Ipswich Town Hall, Room C

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Dennis

May 19, 9:45 am

Dennis Village Green, 998 Old Bass River Road, Dennis MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Bridgewater

May 19, 12:00 pm

Bridgewater Town Common, 64 Central Square, Bridgewater MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Quincy

May 19, 1:45pm

Thomas Crane Library Park, 40 Washington St, Quincy MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Danvers

May 20, 9:15 am

Danvers City Hall, 1 Sylvan Street, Danvers MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Methuen

May 20, 11:15 am

Methuen City Hall, 41 Pleasant St, Methuen MA

Charlie Baker: Had Enough Tour – Boston

May 20, 1:30pm

The State House, 24 Beacon St, Boston MA

Sullivan for DA: Franklin Kick Off Reception

May 20, 5:00 PM

Greenfield Grille, 30 Federal St, Greenfield

2010 Franklin County Campaign Kick Off Reception: Dave Sullivan, Democrat for Northwestern District Attorney Thursday, May 20th, 5:00 to 7:00 PM Greenfield Grille, 30 Federal Street, Greenfield, MA Suggested Donation: $50 $100 $250 $500 Students/Seniors: $25 Please make checks payable to: Dave Sullivan Committee or donate online at http://www.DaveSullivan.org

Shirley Community Meeting with Gov. Deval Patrick

May 23, 4:00 pm

Holiday Inn in Boxborough, MA (exit 28 off Rt. 495)

Community Meeting with Governor Deval Patrick and Lt. Governor Tim Murray. Our town committee is co-sponsoring this event with the other Democratic committees in the towns represented by State Senator Jamie Eldridge and State Representative Jen Benson. Admission is free.

WMASS Delegate Training for 2010 State Convention

May 23, 12:30 PM

Springfield Public Library, Meeting Room, 220 Stat

Delegate training for all delegates, especially those who have not been a delegate, to the 2010 Democratic State Convention at the DCU Center in Worcester on June 4 and 5th. Topics covered will include expectations of delegates, review of convention rules and opportunity for Q & A. The training will be facilitated by Field Services co-chair Nicole LaChapelle and last about an hour and half. Free parking across the street from the library in the library lot.

Pre-Convention Party for All Delegates

May 23, 2:00 PM

McCaffrey’s, 1171 Main St, Springfield MA

Get to know your fellow delegates to the 2010 Democratic State Convention at an informal networking party at McCaffrey’s Public House, 1171 Main Street, Springfield! Free hors d’oeuvres and cash bar from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. All delegates are welcome! Hosted by Corinne Wingard and Nicole LaChapelle.

Groton Democratic Town Committee Monthly Mtg.

May 23, 4:00 PM

Legion Hall, 79 Hollis St, Groton MA

Conversation with Governor Patrick

May 24, 6:00 PM

Boston Architecural College, 320 Newbury St, Boston MA

The Boston Democrats for Deval Patrick and Tim Murray are hosting a “Conversation with Governor Deval Patrick,” taking place on Monday, May 24, 2010, beginning at 6:00 pm at the Boston Architectural College, 320 Newbury Street, Boston (at the corner of Newbury and Hereford Streets in Back Bay). Note: the doors will open at 5:30 pm. In what will be a lively “town-hall” style discussion, Governor Patrick will take questions from the audience, and lead a conversation on the many important issues facing our Boston neighborhoods and the Commonwealth as a whole. Please join us for what will be an exciting event for all!

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