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

Monday Drinking Liberally Juneteenth Happy Hour

dljuneDrinking Liberally St. Louis Chapter will meet for its Juneteenth Happy Hour 6:30-8:30 pm Monday, June 19th at Nadine’s, 1931 S 12th in Soulard. RSVP to

State Rep. Bruce Franks will not be with us Monday Night due to Governor Eric Greitens calling yet another special session to raise his national profile and to distract from ethics inquiries at home.

Alderwoman Sharon Tyus will speak on Board Bill 37  relating to Confederate Memorials and we hope to have a speaker on the Voter Photo ID lawsuit.

Rex Bingo Prizes will include
Mrs. Dred Scott, A Life on Slavery’s Frontier – by Lea VanderVelde
Rough Crossings. Britain, The Slaves and the American Revolution – by Simon Schama
Inhuman Bondage, The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World – by David Brion Davis
Common Fields, an environmental history of St. Louis – edited by Andrew Hurley
$30 Bogart’s Smokehouse Gift Certificate
$25 Clementine’s Creamery
Soulard-grown radishes

To sign-up for the Drinking Liberally St. Louis Chapter event notices visit the Living Liberally mothership.

Monday Drinking Liberally Happy Hour

2017 Join the Left-Leaning Community for cocktails and conversations 6:30-9 pm Monday, May 22nd at Drinking Liberally St. Louis Chapter’s Happy Hour on the patio at Nadine’s, 1931 S 12th in Soulard.

RSVP to by Sunday evening.


DLphoto3 - CopyPreviously scheduled Guest Speaker State Rep Bruce Franks will be unable to join us Monday because the Governor has called Legislature back into Special Session. He will be with us at the June Happy Hour.

Instead, Cara Spencer, Executive Director, Consumers Council of Missouri , will be joining us to talk about Special Session issues.

DLphotoDNC Committeewoman & Alderwoman Megan Green remains on the agenda to speak on Democratic Party platform reform.

Plus- Rex Bingo! With interesting prizes.

More information on Drinking Liberally St. Louis Chapter.

Busy Week for State Rep. Bruce Franks Jr

bruceonfloorThe 7th Ward is proud to support 78th District State Rep. Bruce Franks and call him our friend.

State Rep Franks is working hard for the kids with House Resolution 405 to enable funding for mental health services for young people affected by violence.

Missouri Democratic Party Chair and Iraq Veteran Stephen Webber penned a heartfelt column this week for The St. Louis American about he and State Rep. Franks: Veterans of Iraq- and St. Louis motivated to change.

Also this week, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens appointed State Rep. Franks to his Governor’s Committee to End Homelessness.

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Saturday 78th Dist Meeting with State Rep. Bruce Franks

bruceonfloor9-11:30 am Saturday, March 25, 2017
78th District State Rep. Bruce Franks
78th District Empowerment Rally
2720 Cherokee
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Join Bruce for legislative updates, ballot issue convos (at least Props A, B, 2), community resources, and light refreshments. 7th Ward is bringing John’s Donuts.

Bruce is in D.C. in this week, so we look forward to hearing about his efforts at the U.S. Capitol as well.