Anne Arundel South County Democratic Club - Electing Democrats in Maryland
The Anne Arundel South County Democratic Club is an activist and social group based in the southern portion of Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Our group is dedicated to advancing progressive policy issues and electing qualified Democratic candidates to office in Maryland. Click here to contact us and get more information about our activities.
We welcome visitors and new members anytime throughout the year - please join us at Pirates Cove Restaurant the 1st Wednesday of each month for our regular meetings. Check our calendar page for meeting information, social events, and information on other events of note. Please visit our blog page and get information about voting on our voter information page. Of course, please contact us if you have any questions, and we look forward to your involvement with our efforts here in beautiful Southern Anne Arundel County!
Upcoming 2016 Events
Get involved - come to a meeting - help us elect Democrats! Join us!
August 24, 2016 - County-wide Democratic Unity Rally at Waugh Chapel Community Center, 1326 Main Chapel Way in Gambrills. 6:00-8:30pm. This is a free event. Gather with Dems and friends from AA County to gear up for the Fall election season.
September 7, 2016 - AUCTION NIGHT! SOCODEMS Meeting at Pirates Cove in Galesville. We'll hear from the campaigns and hold our second fund-raising auction to support our candidates. Click here to learn more about the items for auction - and check back for updates closer to the meeting. Optional dinner at 6pm, program and auction start at 7pm.
October 5, 2016 - SOCODEMS Meeting at Pirates Cove in Galesville. We'll be gearing up for election day and need "all hands on deck" so plan to join us for this important meeting. Optional dinner at 6pm, meeting begins at 7pm.
October 10 - Deadline for applications to Emerge Maryland. Click here for information about the program and application process.
Note: We will continue to collect donations
for SCAN and the requested items for this month are peanut butter, jelly and hearty soups. Please bring these to our meeting. Checks are also helpful. We will also collect dues at all meetings - $25/person for 2016.
Please click here to sign up to get our email updates and meeting notices.
Deny the Lies - Here's the Truth
The Club supports Democratic policies and believes in sharing information with members and the public so we can all be better informed on the issues of the day. Learn the truth about the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and how we're already reaping benefits. Click here for the fact sheet and share it with those who need to know!
The 2016 Campaign
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Join the SoCoDems
Click here to download a membership form and mail it to the address indicated on the form with your annual dues of $25. We look forward to your membership and to your active participation in our monthly meetings at Pirates Cove Restaurant in Galesville and our campaign activities.
SoCoDems 2015-16 Photos
Think Progress: Climate Blog
George Donohue on Climate Change
Club Vice-President George Donohue recently wrote an article urging immediate action on climate change legislation. Click here to read the article published March 5, 2016 in the Capital newspaper. Click here to view his presentation given at the June 1 SOCODEMS meeting.
SOCODems & Climate Change
The SoCoDems have formed an Environment Committee to study issues and share pertinent information on the environment and climate change with the club. If you'd like to get involved, please click here to provide your contact info and indicate your interest in the Climate Change Committee.
The Committee presented a program on April 2, 2014 on climate change and the effect on our area. Click here for a list of climate change resources - information is power! Another program will be presented on June 1 2016.
The Think Progress Climate blog with important news is linked below on the right column. Check for new information daily.