Around the County – Jan. 2022

Upcoming events are taking place across Kane County. If you are available to participate, come out in support of circulating petitions to ensure our candidates get on the ballot. A Unity in Community Day of Giving is also taking place (see the flyer).

Kane County Democrats

The 2022 Truman Dinner is Sunday, February 27 from 4 to 7 pm at the Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway St., Aurora. You can buy tickets online or by by sending a check. For more information visit the Kane Dems website.

Kane Dems headquarters: 473 Dunham Road, St. Charles: Office hours are 11 – 1 pm on Wed. and 12 – 6 pm on Fri. You can come during those times to sign petitions or obtain other information.

Elgin Township Democrats

Jan. 29: Elgin is having a drive-through petition signing from 12 to 4 pm on the west side of town at 210 Wing Park Blvd. and Highland Avenue. Call Carl Strathmann for more information.

Feb.1: Fundraiser for Vern Tepe and Cheryl Strathmann at Danny’s Pizza, 231 Douglas Ave, Elgin.
Feb. 10: Elgin is hosting petition signing at the Elgin Trades Building at 64 Division Street from 10 to 2 p.m. State Senator Laura Murphy, State Senator Cristina Castro, and Representative Anna Moeller are dropping by.

Geneva Democrats

Geneva Dems are planning a mid February petition signing. More to be announced. For information email Geneva Dems.

St Charles

Feb. 5: The Western townships are having Democracy Days in Campton Hills
Feb. 26: Kane County Democratic Women will host their 5th Annual Election of Officers at the Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Rd., from 1-3 pm. Email for more information.
Mar. 12 at 2 pm: St. Charles St. Patrick’s Day Parade: Dems are participating.

Aurora Township Democrats

Feb. 12: Aurora is having a drive-by petition signing from 1 – 4 pm at the IBEW #461, 591 Sullivan Rd., Aurora. The following week, on Feb. 19, there will at notary at IBEW to notarize petitions. Click here, for more information.

Illinois Representative Barbara Hernandez

Come out in support of two petition drives: the first one on Saturday, January 29 at Painters Union, Local 30, 1905 Sequoia Dr. Aurora from 10:00 – 2:00 pm., and again the following Saturday, February 5th from 10:00 – 2:00pm.