Fast and Furious… Campaign Events Coming Up!

Fantastic opportunities to meet your candidates and be a part of their campaigns! You may even consider meeting and helping candidates outside your district since every single race in Kansas is important this year if we want to take back our state.

Canvassing, phonebanking, parades, garage sales, ham and beans, forums…!!! There’s sumpin’ fer everyun! Please consider volunteering in the campaigns of your choice. Be a part of the BLUE WAVE.

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SEP 16 – Team Duxler at Firefly Farm Market

Public · Hosted by Renee Duxler

Sunday at 12 PM – 3 PM

Firefly Farm Produce – 15615 E 21st St N, Wichita, Kansas 67230

The campaign will be set-up at the Firefly Farmer’s Market again in September! We’ll not only have voter registration available, but also tshirts and yard signs to pick up if interested. Let us know if you’re interested in volunteering, or just come out to chat with Renee.

 

SEP 16 – Unite The Vote Kansas

Public · Hosted by Kansas People’s Action

Sunday, September 16 at 1 PM – 5 PM

Nomar International Market – 204 E 21st St N, Wichita, Kansas 67214

Our special guests are the candidates that will be running in the 2018 election. This is your opportunity to meet them face to face, ask them your personal questions, and have a taco. There will be music, dancing, and inspiring speeches. Bring your own lawn chairs. Family friendly event.

 

SEP 17 – Big Day of Action for Shala Perez

Public · Hosted by KDP Coordinated Campaign KS-04

Monday at 11 AM – 8 PM

4815 E Central Ave, Wichita, KS 67208-4014, United States

We will be phonebanking, texting and knocking doors for Shala Perez, Democratic candidate for Kansas State House District 81.

 

SEP 17 – Candidate Conversations with James Thompson

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 17 at 12 PM – 1 PM

Friends University (Davis Building, Room 111) – 2100 W University Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67213

James will speak about his decision to run for political office and his service in light of the promises and responsibilities contained in the U.S. Constitution. This will be followed by questions from the audience.

 

SEP 17 – Monday September 17th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 17 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 17 – September 17th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 17 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 18 – BAM Tech Talk (Presented by Brian McClendon, candidate for Secretary of State)

Public · Hosted by Brian ‘BAM’ McClendon

Tuesday at 1 PM – 2 PM

Wichita State University – Rhatigan Student Center (Room 265) – 1845 Fairmount St, Wichita, Kansas 67260

BAM will be talking about his career path, what he sees for the future of tech, and why STEM education and jobs matter for Kansans.

 

SEP 18 – Monday September 18th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 18 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 18 – September 18th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 18 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 18 – Women’s Self Defense Class with Lacey Cruse and Brandon Whipple

Public · Hosted by Lacey Cruse

Tuesday, September 18 at 7 PM

McAdams Recreation Center – 1329 E 16th St N, Wichita, Kansas 67214

A big piece of feeling empowered is feeling physically safe and confident in your ability to defend yourself should you ever need to. Please join us for a self-defense class instructed for us by our very own Kansas State Representative Brandon Whipple! This seminar is free of charge but we are requesting a $10 contribution that will be donated to the Wichita Family Crisis Center to benefit survivors and those in need.

 

SEP 19 – Monday September 19th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 19 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 19 – September 19th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 19 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 20 – Monday September 20th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 20 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 20 – September 20th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 20 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 21 – Fun Friday

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Friday, September 21 at 2PM – 5PM

James Thompson for Kansas 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Hey, Thompson Army! Are you looking for a fun way to help us flip KS04 blue in 2018? Then join us at Thompson Army HQ on Friday afternoons at 2pm.

 

SEP 22 – Valley Center Fall Festival Parade with Lacey Cruse

Public · Hosted by Lacey Cruse

Saturday, September 22 at 8:30 AM

737 N. Meridian – Valley Center, Kansas

Join us in representing Lacey Cruse’s Campaign for 4th district County Commissioner. We’ll be meeting at the Valley Center Intermediate School located at 737 N. Meridianat 8:30am. Wear your Lacey Cruse campaign shirt (or a blue shirt of your choice), comfortable walking shoes, and a basket or bucket for carrying candy. We will provide the candy!

 

SEP 22 – Day of Action with Steve Crum

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Saturday, September 22 at 9:30 AM – 12 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join Steve Crum and the Thompson Army for a fun morning of talking to voters! We will gather at 9:30 a.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 22 – Saturday September 22nd Morning Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Saturday, September 22 at 10 AM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun morning of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 10:00 a.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 22 – Saturday September 22nd Evening Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Saturday, September 22 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 22 – Harvey County Democrats Ham & Bean Social (Guest Laura Kelly)

Public & · Hosted by Harvey County Democratic Party

Saturday, September 22 at 6 PM – 8 PM

First United Methodist Church – 801 N. Main, Newton KS

Tickets $8 (available at the door). Guests: Laura Kelly, Democratic Candidate for Governor and Rep. Tim Hodge.

 

SEP 23 – Voter Empowerment Candidates Event

Public – Hosted by Tabernacle Baptist Church

Sunday, September 23 at 4 PM – 6 PM

Tabernacle Church – 1817 N. Volutsia, Wichita KS

Meet your candiates and hear their stand on issues. Contact for this event is Sen. Oletha Faust-Goudeau at 316-210-4380.

 

SEP 24 – Monday September 24th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 24 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 24 – September 24th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 24 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 25 – Monday, September 25th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 25 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 25 – September 25th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 25 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 26 – Monday September 26th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 26 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 26 – September 26th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 26 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 27 – Monday September 27th Canvass

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 27 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 5:30 p.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 27 – September 27th Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Monday, September 27 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 27 – Open Mic Night with Renee

Public · Hosted by Renee Duxler

Thursday, September 27 at 7 PM – 8:30 PM

The Donut Whole – 1720 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67214

Join Renee Duxler and the Duxler campaign team as we aim to get millennials engaged and registered to vote in the 2018 elections. We’re excited to announce local young people will use their talents to entertain all in attendance. We have a dynamic line up of performers.

 

SEP 28 – Warner Moore Luncheon (Guest James Thompson)

Public · Hosted by Sedgwick County Democratic Party

Friday, September 28 at 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Larkspur Bistro – 904 E Douglas, Wichita, KS 67202

This month’s featured speaker is Mr. James Thompson, the Democratic nominee for KS-04. RSVP by noon Thursday at http://www.sedgwickcountydems.com/2018_september_warner_moore_luncheon.

 

SEP 28 – Fun Friday

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Friday, September 28 at 2PM – 5PM

James Thompson for Kansas 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Hey, Thompson Army! Are you looking for a fun way to help us flip KS04 blue in 2018? Then join us at Thompson Army HQ on Friday afternoons at 2pm.

 

SEP 29 – Park City • City Wide Garage Sale • Canvass Day – Lacey Cruse

Public · Hosted by Lacey Cruse

Saturday, September 29 at 8 AM – 12 PM

Daylight Donuts Park City – 1500 E. 61st St. N., Park City, Kansas 67219

Join our canvass day in Park City during their City Wide garage sale! We’ll meet up at Daylight Donuts at 8am to get set up with everything we’ll need and then we’ll head out to meet the wonderful people of Park City.

 

SEP 29 – Day of Action with Gail Finney

Public & · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas and Representative Gail Finney

Saturday, September 29 at 9:30 AM – 12 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join Gail Finney and the Thompson Army for a fun morning of talking to voters! We will gather at 9:30 a.m. for training and then hit some doors.

 

SEP 29 – Saturday September 29th Morning Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Saturday, September 29 at 10 AM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun morning of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 10:00 a.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 29 – Lunch and Canvass w/ Monica Marks

Public · Hosted by Monica Marks

Saturday, September 29 at 11 AM – 2 PM

3203 N Governeour St, Wichita, KS 67226-2217, United States

Lunch will be provided from 11 until noon followed by canvassing. As always, we’ll have experienced veterans in attendance to help with anyone who may be doing it for the first time! So bring a friend, get free lunch and a t-shirt.

 

SEP 29 – Saturday, September 29th Evening Phonebank

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Saturday, September 29 at 6 PM

James Thompson for Kansas – 555 N. Woodlawn Suite 130, Wichita, Kansas 67208

Join the Thompson Army for a fun evening of talking to voters about James Thompson! We will gather at 6:00 p.m. for training and then make some phone calls.

 

SEP 30 – Join James at the Wichita Pride Parade!

Public · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas

Sunday, September 30 at 12:45 PM – 2 PM

525 N Main St, Wichita, KS 67203-3702, United States

Join James Thompson and the Thompson Army as we walk in solidarity in the 2018 Wichita Pride Parade! Set up will begin at noon at 525 N Main (in front of the old courthouse) on Main and Elm street. Line up ends at 12:45. The parade will begin at 1 pm sharp. **All parade participants MUST have a Pride Button (parade passes will be available at the Main and Elm street corner).

 

OCT 1 – Sedgwick County Candidate Forum

Public · Hosted by ACLU of Kansas

Monday, October 1 at 6 PM – 8 PM

First Unitarian Universalist Church of Wichita – 7202 E 21st St N, Wichita, Kansas 67206

We’re sponsoring Kansas State House Candidate Forums so that voters have the opportunity to hear directly from, and talk directly to, candidates about where they stand on criminal justice reform. RSVP HERE: https://secure.ngpvan.com/nRW0SczIsk-5hfx63BHbag2

 

OCT 2 – Meet Pro-Environment Candidates

Public & · Hosted by Southwind Group, Kansas Sierra Club

Tuesday, October 2 at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

SEIU Kansas -3340 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67203

Meet the candidates who hold environmental views and respect our state and its beauty as well as its wildlife. This is a fundraiser for the Kansas Sierra Club PAC so we can support these candidates in their races. Join us to see the earthquake film Oklahoma Shakedown and hear the chair of the Kansas Fracking Committee. There will be delicious appetizers and drinks. We will be requesting a donation of $10 at the door to support our candidates.

 

OCT 6 – Rock The ICT

Public · Hosted by VOTE ICT

Saturday, October 6 at 12 PM – 3 PM

Central Standard Brewing – 156 S Greenwood St, Wichita, Kansas 67211

Come out and hear the vision from various candidates on the Kansas November ballot to engage, get informed, and vote for change! Enjoy the live music, get registered to vote and engage the political system! Dem candidates confirmed so far: Lacey Cruse, Renee Duxler, Sarah Swain, & James Thompson.

 

OCT 23 – 2018 Candidate Forum

Public · Hosted by The Arts Council

Tuesday, October 23 at 6 PM – 9 PM

Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center – 225 W Douglas Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67202

The Candidate Forum will be held in Mary Jane Teall Theater at Century II. This event is free and open to the public. Reception will start at 6:00 p.m., Forum will begin at 6:30 p.m. Sedgwick County Commission candidates have been invited to participate, along with candidates for KS Governor and US House District 4.

 

NOV 6 – Election Watch Party

Public & · Hosted by James Thompson for Kansas and Sedgwick County Democratic Party

Tuesday, November 6 at 6 PM – 11 PM

Distillery 244 Old Town – 244 N Mosley, Wichita, Kansas 67202

Join the Sedgwick County Democratic Party, Joni Cole for District Court Judge, and James Thompson for Kansas for our Election Night Watch Party at Distillery 244. Special thanks to the Joni Cole for District Court Judge campaign for this very special watch party location in the heart of Wichita’s Old Town. RSVP here: http://www.sedgwickcountydems.com/2018_election_night_watch_party

 

Thank you to Donna W for compiling these events!