Upcoming Events

Check this page often for upcoming events! Candidates or groups planning events that would be of interest to Democrats and Independents are welcome to submit an event. Inclusion in the Tenth Dems Events List does not necessarily imply endorsement by the Tenth Dems.

12/09/201612:00: J Street Annual Chicago Luncheon

When: Friday, December 9, 2016 at 12:00 noon

Where: Venue SIX 10, 610 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL

What: J Street Chicago holds its Annual Luncheon honoring Marilyn Katz with the Tzedek v’Shalom Award.

To RSVP and for more information, email Rabbi Alison Abrams at chicago@jstreet.org

12/10/201610:00: Avon Township Democrats Monthly Meeting

When: Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 10:00am – 12:00 noon

Where: Round Lake Public Library, 906 Hart Rd., Round Lake, IL

What: Avon Township Democrats monthly business meeting.

For more information, visit the website or call 847-979-0283.

12/13/201618:00: Tenth Dems Member Appreciation Pizza Party

What: Member Appreciation Pizza Party
When: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Where: Lake House, 525 Rockland Road, Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Join Tenth Dems for our Member Appreciation Pizza Party on Tuesday, December 13, from 6-8 pm. We’ll be having pizza, pop and a salad bar.

To RSVP, click on tenthdems.org/pizza-party.

12/17/201609:00: Christmas Parade, Celebration and Toy Drive at the Lake County Jail

When: Saturday, December 17, 2016.  Line up at 9:00am

Where: Mary’s Mission, 642 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Waukegan, IL.

What: Christmas parade and toy drive in conjunction with the Toys for Tots organization.  In addition to toys, contributions of turkeys, hams, decorations, etc. will fill the holiday food baskets for the families of Lake County Jail inmates.

For additional information, call 847-623-2136 or 847-775-1496.  Fax 847-623-2197

12/17/201614:30: A Conversation on the Affordable Care Act

When: Saturday, December 17, 2016 from 2:30 – 4:00pm

Where: Deerfield Public Library, 920 Waukegan Rd., Deerfield, IL

What: ACA Consumer Advocacy hosts a discussion on what the Affordable Care Act has meant to consumers and how its potential repeal or dismantlement would impact Illinois families.  Attendees will be invited to provide personal stories and information to our elected officials before they return to Washington, DC, for the 115th Congress and the scheduled debate on the fate of the ACA.  The entire Illinois Congressional Delegation as well as members of the Illinois Assembly and Senate have been invited.

You can register online.

12/18/201616:00: Join Congregation Beth Shalom & Pride@CBS for a Unique Theatrical Experience

When:  Sunday, December 18, 2016 — 4:00pm Light Refreshments and Meet & Greet, 4:30pm — Theatrical Performance

Where:  Congregation Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Ave., Northbrook, IL

What: A Rosh Hashanah Choice, a new short drama by author David Rush, was commissioned by Congregation Beth Shalom. Nicole Thalheimer, Doctor of Clinical Psychology with a specialty in sexual orientation and gender identity, will moderate a talk-back after the drama.

RSVP by December 12th to Eli Castellano at ecastellano@bethshalomnb.org; link to the event 

01/20/201720:00: Tenth Dems Round-trip Transportation to the Women’s March on Washington

When:  Friday, January 20, 2017 at 8:00pm

Where:  Depart from The Home Depot, 655 Lake Cook Rd., Deerfield, IL

What:  Tenth Congressional District Democrats is chartering a bus from Deerfield, IL to Washington, D.C. for the January 21st Women’s March on Washington to arrive the morning of the March  It will leave Washington D.C. 45 minutes after the event ends, and will arrive back in Deerfield on Sunday morning, January 22nd. We will be sleeping on the bus for two nights.

Purpose of the March:  Because women’s rights are human rights.  We stand together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families — recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.

To sign up for the bus online, select Women’s March on Washington at the top of the screen, and then pick Illinois and Deerfield from the drop down menu.

For further information about the bus, please contact Kim Parson via text or call 847-714-3145.

For further information about the March, please go to the event online site.