Crown Candy Owner To Moderate 7th Ward Candidate Forum

candidate-forumWe’re very pleased to announce Andy Karandzieff, Owner, Crown Candy Kitchen and former Republican Candidate for Mayor, will be King of Questions (Moderator) at our 1:30-4 pm Sunday, June 10th, 2018, Candidate Forum for Democratic Candidates for 79th District State Rep.License Collector, and Recorder of Deeds who completed our Candidate Survey. The event will be held at Nadine’s Gin Joint (Patio), 1931 S 12th, Soulard, and is Open to the Public.

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Tuesday Mother Jones Birthday Party

5-8 pm Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Tuesday Mother Jones May Day Birthday Party
Sponsored by St. Louis Workers Education Society and Mother Jones Lives
McGurks, 1200 Russell

A celebration of the life of Mother Jones, Mary Harris Jones.

We are bringing the birthday cakes- extra super lemon and extra super chocolate- with special Mother Jones decorations.

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7th Ward Meeting Feb. 18th

365px-democratslogo2-4 pm Sunday, February 18th, 2018
7th Ward Meeting
Sponsored by 7th Ward Independent Democrats and 7th Ward Committeewoman Marie Ceselski
Nadine’s Gin Joint (on the patio), 1937 S 12th, Soulard
Open to the Public

We will be collecting for Lafayette Park United Methodist Church’s Brown Bag Meals for our unhoused neighbors.


Heather Taylor, Ethical Society of Police: Pre-Academy Recruitment Program

Sheriff Vernon Betts: House Bill 1922 to remove replace election of Sheriff with appointment by appointed Circuit Court judges

Speaker(s) TBA: August 7th $50 Million Bond Issue

Speaker(s) TBA: Lambert Airport Privatization

Attendance Prizes – some people may not want to stay for the next agenda item, so we will draw for prizes beforehand

Speaker(s) TBA: Opposition to Soulard CID & Sales Tax

Cash Bar

Available For Signatures: Save 28 Wards Petition

Voter Registration Applications

Sunday 5th & 7th Wards Meeting Downtown

5th7thhappyhour2-4 pm Sunday, January 21st, 2018
5th & 7th Wards Downtown Happy Hour
314 City Bar, 1137 Washington

Sponsored by
5th Ward Committeeman Rasheen Aldridge
7th Ward Committeewoman Marie Ceselski
7th Ward Independent Democrats


Legislative Updates from
78th District State Rep. Bruce Franks, Jr.
79th District State Rep. Michael Butler

Collector of Revenue Gregg Daly will give a report on the recent City Hall DMV controversy

School Board President Susan Jones will discuss this week’s decisions to support return of SLPS governance to the elected school board

SLMPD 4th District Captain Renee Kriesmann will update on crime and crime prevention

Discussion on August 7th $50 Million GO Bond Ballot Issue

Discussion on Charter Amendment to Repeal City Residency Rule

Food Collection for our Brothers & Sisters on Strike at Christian Care Home.

Sign the Audit St. Louis Petition at this event if you have not already done so.

Register to Vote at this event.

Cash Bar
Attendance Prizes – Some great gift cards

This event is in lieu of Save City Hall DMV Letter Writing Happy Hour which is unnecessary because we already won!

Register for 5th & 7th Wards Democrats Downtown Happy Hour

happyhour - Copy2 pm Sunday, August 27th
314 The City Bar, 1117 Washington

Register for Attendance Prize Drawings- event drinks/appetizers and 5th & 7th Ward business gift cards

Open to the Public

Guest Speakers:
State Rep. Bruce Franks
State Rep Michael Butler
DNC Committeewoman & 15th Ward Alderwoman Megan Green
Courtney Mueller, Northside-Southside Light Rail Study Team
State Senator Jake Hummel on Right to Work Repeal

CANCELLED: Monday 7th Ward Seed Swap Happy Hour #1

Apologies- Marie Ceselski

Poppies and More is what we’re giving away 6-8 pm Monday at Nadine’s Gin Joint, 1931 S 12th, Soulard. The event page is here. 

We’ll be giving away seeds for fall and spring planting, including poppies, marigolds, hollyhocks, amaranth, butterfly weed, and more.

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