DEMOCRATS ANNOUNCE TRAINING WORKSHOPS

In preparation for the quadrennial caucus and convention processes of the Democratic Party, we will be conducting training sessions for party leaders, organizers, activists and all interested Democrats. All Democrats are encouraged to attend one of these workshops. To pre-register, call (601) 969-2913 or email [email protected]

10:00 AM-11:30 AM, Saturday, January 7, 2012
Pike County Courthouse, 294 East Laurel St. Magnolia, MS

10:00 AM-11:30 AM, Saturday, January 14, 2012
Barnard Observatory, Sorority Row & Grove Loop, University, MS

6:30-7:30 PM, Thursday, January 19, 2012, Administration Building
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jackson County Campus, Gautier, MS

10:00 AM-11:00 AM, Saturday, January 21, 2012
Mississippi State Capitol Building, High Street, Jackson, MS

6:00 PM-7:00 PM, Thursday, January 26, 2012
Laurel Train Depot, 230 North Maple Street, Laurel, MS

10:00 AM-11:30 AM, Saturday, January 28, 2012
Lauderdale County Democratic Headquarters, 1903-A 6th Street Meridian, MS

The agenda for the meetings will include the following topics:
1) An overview of the structure and functions of the Democratic Party
2) Preparing for precinct caucuses
3) Conducting a precinct caucus
4) Preparing for the county convention
5) Conducting the county convention
6) Preparing for the congressional district and state conventions
7) Participating in the congressional district convention
8) Participating in the state convention
9) How to become a delegate to the Democratic National Convention
10) Attending the Democratic National Convention