Since 2016 is a Presidential Election year, there is an extra convention.
Here are some guidelines:
National Convention Sequence
1- The County Caucus will be held on Sunday, April 17th, at the Washington County Dem Office (132 North Main Street, West Bend). Register from 1:00 to 2:00 PM; Caucus starts at 2:00 PM. This event is for electing delegates to the Congressional District Level Caucus.
2- The Congressional District Caucus will be held on Sunday, May 1st, location “to be announced.” Register from 1:00 to 2:00 PM; Caucus starts at 2:00 PM. This event is for electing delegates to the National Convention.
3- The Democratic National Convention will be held on July 25th, 26th, 27th & 28th, in Philadelphia, PA. This event is for the purpose of selecting the Democratic Party Nominee for President of the United States.
State Convention Sequence
1- 5th Congressional District Convention on Sunday, April 10th, at the Juneau Community Center, 500 Lincoln Drive, Juneau, WI 53039, from 9:30 to 2:30 PM. Registration begins at 9:30 AM and the convention begins at 10:00 AM. This event adopts resolutions, plans for the 2016 election year, and provides speakers for the 5th Congressional District. The cost is $30 per person before April 2nd and $40 at the door. To register by mail, make your heck payable to 5th Congressional District and mail to Rod Bartlow, 5th CD Treasurer, 2780 Hwy. CC, Slinger, WI 53086 (before April 2nd). Or, you can also pay here by connecting with Act Blue:
2- Wisconsin Democratic Party State Convention on June 3rd and 4th, at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, 2040 Airport Drive, Green Bay, WI 54313; www.radission.com/green-bay-hotel-wi-54313/greenbay . To reserve a room, call 920-494-7300 or 800 333-3333. (Mention the Democratic Party of Wisconsin “room block” to get the special rate of $99 per night.) This event provides interesting speakers, adopts resolutions, and lets Democrats throughout Wisconsin connect. You can register here: