The Flegel Banquet is coming up soon … Saturday, October 4, again at Seven Feathers Convention Center in Canyonville. Many of you just received your invitation in the mail. If you didn’t get one, consider this your e-vite and plan on coming!
Our keynote speaker this year is Senator Jeff Merkley. He’ll be joined by Congressman Peter DeFazio, House Majority Leader Val Hoyle, Senator Floyd Prozanski, also Secretary of State Kate Brown and Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian. We’ll also hear from our outstanding candidate for House District 2, Kerry Atherton. What a line up --- you definitely want to be there!
The Silent Auction and Social Hour gets underway at 5:00. A delicious buffet dinner is served at 6:30, followed by speeches from our guests.
This year we will feature:Original art works by Marie Rasmussen, Jemma Crae, Susan Rudisill, Nancy Jolley, Clark Elster, Jan Barbra Horn and photographer Pat ShermanPottery by Ted Isto and art tiles by Jude TolerUnique framed Wayne Morse political memorabiliaWines from Triple Oak Winery in Oakland, Brandborg, Rivers Edge and Bradley wineries in Elkton and Wild Rose in WinstonGift certificates from B&B's in Scottsburg, Rogue River and Ferndale, CaliforniaGift certificates from lots of local restaurantsCord of fir firewood from Richard Chasm: cut, split and deliveredAnd many other assorted unique and wonderful items
We need even more donations for Silent Auction items! Art from our artist friends, gift certificates from local restaurants, services and products you can donate. Themed baskets are great sellers, so use your imagination and have fun putting one together! Items can be dropped off at the Democratic office, 742 Cass Avenue, Roseburg, or call the office at 541-672-8803 to make arrangements.
The Tribe has again graciously offered their 28 passenger bus for those not wanting to drive. It leaves the Rite Aid parking lot at the Roseburg Valley Mall at 5:00 p.m. sharp and departs 7 Feathers at 9:00. There’s no cost, but you must reserve your seat by calling Sharon Rice at 541-672-7900.
Ticket price is the same as last year … again a bargain at $40.00. Your seat is reserved when our Treasurer receives your check, so make it payable to the Douglas County Democrats and mail it today to P.O. Box 931,Roseburg 97470.
See you there!
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Seven Feathers Convention Center
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 5:00pm