18. November 2019 · Comments Off on Candidate Training from Realtor Association · Categories: Recent Events

Local Realtor Association offers training for candidates

The TriCity Association of Realtors would like to extend a special invitation to candidates to participate in a Candidate School being held in Kennewick on Wednesday, June 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 7151 W. Clearwater Ave.

This exclusive class is offered free of charge to declared candidates for public office and to those who might be interested in running for public office in the near future. The National Association of Realtors has contracted with Cornerstone Solutions, a full-service political consulting, strategic communications, public relations, and highly regarded media firm from Washington D.C., to provide this campaign and candidate training at various locations around the country in an effort to encourage grassroots participation in the political process. There is no cost or obligation of any kind on your part to participate in this training, it is offered as a public service.

This Candidate School is co-sponsored by the TriCity Association of Realtors and the Lower Yakima Valley Association of Realtors. A complimentary lunch will be provided.

Please let me know if you are able to set aside a few hours on Wednesday, June 19 to attend this valuable class. Simply send an email to Lolafranklin@tricityaor.com or call me at 509-783-2184 and we’ll save a seat for you.

18. November 2019 · Comments Off on Roy Zimmerman Concert · Categories: Recent Events

Roy Zimmerman in concert

RiZe Up

Date: Friday, June 14 6:30 – 9:00 PM

Location: Community UU Church, 2819 W. Sylvester St. Pasco

Potluck and
Music for the resistance!

Let’s potluck at 6:30 and socialize until the music starts at 7:30.

$20 or pay what you can.

Thoughtful entertainment and community!

“With music this good and humor this insightful, there is good reason to be optimistic.”

Sponsored by the Tri-City Freethinkers and the Tri-City Democrats



08. October 2019 · Comments Off on Bargaining Rally and Taco Truck Party · Categories: Recent Events

Bargaining Rally & Taco Truck Party

Date: Monday, June 10, from 3 – 5 PM

Location: Kennewick Education Association, 7403 W Grandridge Blvd, Kennewick, Washington 99336

Sponsored by: Kennewick Education Association

Come out, wear red, encourage our bargaining team, thank district bargainers, socialize with your colleagues, and have some yummy food! First 100 people to sign in will get a voucher for 3 tacos, rice, beans and a drink from Salsitas Taco Truck!

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/2762248723820414/

08. October 2019 · Comments Off on Mueller Read-a-thon · Categories: Recent Events

Mueller Read-a-thon

Date: Wednesday, June 5 at 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Location: The Fingernail stage at Howard Amon Park in Richland

It’s Mueller Time …here’s a chance to hear people read directly from the Mueller Report. Bring your lawn chairs and a picnic dinner to Howard Amon Park in Richland Wednesday June 5th from 5-6:30. We’ll gather near the Fingernail stage. Bring your copy and follow along, we’ll let you know what page we’re reading from. If you want to know what investigators found about Russian interference in the 2016 election and to what extent any Americans knowingly or unwittingly participated – you need to know what the report says.
If you’d like to be a reader please contact organizers easternwaadvocates@gmail.com.

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/404887383688602/

08. October 2019 · Comments Off on Pride 2019 · Categories: Recent Events

Pride Festival Tri-Cities 2019

The Big Gay Pride BBQ

When: Sunday, May 26th 1:00 – 6:00

Location: TBA

We will kick off our week long Tri-Cities Pride Festival with this FREE family friendly event!

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1776657882479652/



Tri-Cities Pride Festival


When: Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 1 PM – 5 PM

Location:  Pasco

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/2254987988154512/

08. October 2019 · Comments Off on Norm and Shirley Miller Leadership Awards Dinner 2019 · Categories: Recent Events

Norm and Shirley Miller
Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet Success

That’s a wrap on another outstanding Norm and Shirley Miller Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet! We were a sold out crowd once again! Many thanks to the generous sponsors, hard-working committee organizers, our awesome Emcee Justin Raffa, the amazing Mid-Columbia Mastersingers, kind auction donors, the inspiring and gracious keynote speaker Attorney General Bob Ferguson, and most importantly to our wonderful guests. We set a record in fundraising!

Scott Butner has made a ton of photos of the dinner available on Facebook. Click here.

Norm and Shirley Miller
Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet

Date: May 29th, 5:30 – 8:00 PM

Location: Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center
1101 N Columbia Center Blvd, Kennewick, Washington 99336

Mark your calendars now to join us on Wednesday, May 29 at the Norm and Shirley Miller Democratic Leadership Awards Banquet! This is the premier event for Benton County Democrats and is an annual opportunity to spend time with a room full of others who share your views! We are thrilled to announce that we have confirmed as our keynote speaker Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson!

Purchase your tickets here: https://secure.anedot.com/democrats-of-benton-county-wa/nsmdld2019

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/313633769343086/

26. September 2019 · Comments Off on Cinco de Mayo · Categories: Recent Events

Cinco de Mayo

Come participate in this important festival! March with us (Benton and Franklin County Democrats) in the Cinco de Mayo Parade on Friday, May 3 from 6 PM – 9 PM.

Keep an eye on this event in Facebook. We will update as the location is refined.

07. April 2019 · Comments Off on Flip Franklin Fundraiser · Categories: Recent Events

Flip Franklin Fundraiser

You are cordially invited to attend the Flip Franklin Fundraiser dinner held on behalf of the Franklin County Democratic Party on April 6th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.! We will have several amazing speakers as well as live musical entertainment! This event will be held at the Pasco Red Lion on 2525 N 20th Ave, and is open to all who would like to participate and support our local Democratic Party. Let’s turn Franklin blue in 2020 and help change the political landscape here in Eastern Washington!

We are honored to announce our speakers for the evening will be: Tina Podlodowski, Jeffrey Aaron Robinson, Everett Daniel Maroon, Diana Izaguirre, and Yvette Joseph!

Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1405835152887263/