Upcoming Events in Oakland County

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Upcoming Events


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OCDP Executive Committee: Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, August 9th (7pm – 9pm)

Join the OCDP’s Executive Committee for a monthly meeting on August 9th at 7pm. Featuring Guest Speaker and Political Analyst Mario Morrow. Follow the Mobilize link for the complete Agenda.

Oak Park-Huntington Woods-Royal Oak Township Dems Club: Post-Primary Unity Picnic

Wednesday, August 10th (6pm – 8:30pm)

Join us at our annual summer picnic, where we will all come together following the August 2 primary races. We will be honoring retiring Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence to thank her for her 30 years of public service, including as Southfield school board member, councilwoman and mayor, as well as her four terms in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Farmington/Farmington Hills Democratic Club: Summer Unity Picnic

Sunday, August 14th (2pm)

We are gathering for another Summer Unity/ Fundraiser Picnic in the backyard of the home of Steven and Michele Artt. The primary election is decided, and our summer fundraiser will help us get the word out for our November election! Instead of our traditional potluck approach, this year the club will provide all the food and drink (you may bring your own beverage.) Let’s say hello in real life for a change, strengthening the club in the process. We’ll be outside, with plenty of space to spread out, and masks are recommended. You can even bring folding chairs to sit apart if you wish. The donations are $20 for adults / $10 for minors. We hope you will join us.

Arts, Beats & Eats with AG Dana Nessel

Friday, September 2nd – Monday, September 5th (multiple times)

Volunteers needed to supervise the OCDP table at Arts, Beats & Eats! Join the Oakland County Democratic Party and Attorney General Dana Nessel’s team for four days of fun in Royal Oak. Volunteers will receive t-shirts, stickers and a chance to see our Attorney General. AG Nessel will make an appearance over the weekend!


Candidate Corner

*Please submit your event to the Event Submission Google Form at least 7 days prior to the event. If your event is not included we did not receive it in time or are simply unable to promote your event per the OCDP Bylaws.

*The Oakland County Democratic Party has NOT ENDORSED any candidates yet. Any events or opportunities included are for declared democratic candidates or those endorsed by the MDP and/or DNC. All events have also been submitted via the Event Submission Google Form.

Environmental Champions Canvass in Novi

Tuesday, August 9th (5:30pm – 7:30pm)

Come knock doors with Sen. Rosemary Bayer and Rep. Kelly Breen and members of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters and the Sierra Club. Help us get these environmental champions elected!

After registration, the exact location will be provided before the event.


Red Wine and Blue and Fems for Democracy – two powerhouse organizations – have joined forces in Michigan, and they’re hiring part-time Regional Organizers! See below:

We are looking for multitasking gurus with strong interpersonal, communication and data skills who have vast networks in the suburbs of metro Detroit, Grand Rapids, East Lansing, or Midland/Bay City. You’ll be recruiting suburban women volunteers to participate in our relational organizing program; planning and scheduling recruitment events, house parties, virtual events and informational sessions; and training and motivating volunteers.

Learn more about Red Wine and Blue and apply for the Regional Organizer position at https://redwine.blue/jobs2022/mi-regional-organizer

Contact Kelly Dillaha, RWB Michigan Program Director at kelly@redwine.blue with any questions!

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Royal Oak

South Lyon


Southfield Township


Walled Lake


West Bloomfield

White Lake


Join the Oakland County Democratic Party!

Take on democracy and consider becoming an OCDP member. Your membership directly impacts Oakland County by investing in electing Democrats that stand for our kids, families and communities.


We hope you are well. Please reach out to our Director of Operations Claudia Luckenbach-Boman with any comments or questions: staff@ocdp.org/248.972.6400.


Nancy Quarles

OCDP Chair

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The great people who make up the Oakland County Democratic Party are the champions of working families in every city and township throughout our county. Please join us with your activism, your membership, your votes, and your voice as we stand shoulder to shoulder with all of our State and Local Democratic Leaders, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Senator Debbie Stabenow, Senator Gary Peters, Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Congresswoman Haley Stevens, Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, and Congressman Andy Levin.

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