Events

Join our Events team!  Rosie and Sunny, Co-Chairs of Event Committee

We’re looking for more volunteers to help AADC with our monthly meetings and periodic events (ex: Celebrity Chef, Democratic booths at local Fairs, and 4th of July parade).  If you can volunteer some of your time, call Rosie at (530) 886-8199 or e-mail her at rwohlfromm@att.net.  Rosie and Sunny will get you involved!

Mar
30
Sat
Voter Outreach Committee Meeting @ Depoe Bay Coffee
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Apr
4
Thu
AADC Monthly Meeting in April @ General Gomez Arts & Events Center
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm

Dr. Mindy Romero of the California Civic Engagement Project

Dr. Mindy Romero will be our Topics of Community Interest speaker at our upcoming AADC Meeting on Thursday April 4th at 6:30 pm at the General Gomez Arts and Events Center in downtown Auburn.  Doors will open at 6:15 pm and the meeting is free and open to the Public.  Dr. Romero will speak on 2018 election results and the implications to the upcoming 2020 elections.

Mindy Romero is the founder and director of the California Civic Engagement Project (CCEP) at the University of Southern California’s Sol Price School of Public Policy, in Sacramento. Romero is a political sociologist and holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of California, Davis. Her research focuses on political behavior and race/ethnicity, and seeks to explain patterns of voting and political underrepresentation, particularly among youth and communities of color in California and the U.S.

Romero has been invited to speak about civic engagement and political rights in numerous venues, testifying before the National Commission on Voting Rights and the California Legislature, among others. Her research has been cited in major news outlets, including The New York Times, Washington PostLos Angeles Times, Sacramento Bee, Politico and the Huffington Post. She has also been a frequent guest on National Public Radio, Capital Public Radio, and several other NPR-affiliated stations in California. She is a regular op-ed contributor to the Sacramento Bee.

Romero works with a wide array of policymakers, elected officials, voter education groups and community advocates to strengthen political participation and representation. She is currently an adjunct fellow of the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) and former member of their Statewide Survey Advisory Committee. Romero is the President of the Board of California Common Cause, former Chair of Mutual Housing California, and former Vice-Chair of the Social Services Commission for the City of Davis.

Apr
20
Sat
Earth Day March in Auburn @ Auburn City Gall Front Steps
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Join us for the Auburn Earth Day March. Bring your Earth Day themed signs and pick up litter as we go. The March begins on the front steps of Auburn City Hall. It is sponsored by our own Alliance for Environmental Leadership, an AADC allied group, and also the Auburn Kiwanis and the Citizen’s Climate Lobby.