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Puget Sound Republican Event Calendar

     The Puget Sound Republican Event Calendar is not maintained or sponsored by Eastside Republican Club, and is not an official communication from any Republican Party organization; it is a volunteer effort by Lois Gustafson and Toby Nixon, based on information submitted by calendar subscribers, and is posted here by permission. The events on the calendar are not necessarily sponsored or endorsed by ERC, but we are providing this archive of the most recent Event Calendar for the benefit of ERC members. If you would like to submit an event to the calendar, or to receive calendar updates by email, contact Lois at lygus@msn.com.

(Last Updated July 31, 2015)


Republican Friends,



An important message for the Teri Hickel Campaign:


This is a 2015 Special Election for the 30th LD

We CAN WIN this … We MUST Win This!


(Then we only need 2 more LD's seats in 2016 to have a majority)


 Saturday, August 1    10AM-3PM     Doorbell Blitz

Please join with WSRP Chair Susan Hutchison, Rep Jesse Young

and many others in doorbelling for Teri!


Check in at Victory Center (HQ)    402 S 333rd St, Federal Way, WA 98003


Contact: http://terihickel.com/ or Peggy Hutt tntp@avvanta.com 253-326-7610




July Events


July 31: 6:30PM                 Tacoma Narrows Tea Party Meeting

Gig Harbor Library

6:30 social time 7PM meeting   

Contact:  Peggy   tntp@avvanta.com  


August Events



Aug 1: 11AM-2PM      2015 King County Republican Party Summer Picnic

Velodrome Pavilion at Marymoor Park in Redmond

A family event, meet elected officials and candidates

$5 per person or $25 per family at the door

Make sure to RSVP for the 2015 KCGOP Summer Picnic Today! 



Aug 3: 8AM             47th District Republican Breakfast

Oddfellas  102 West Main Street, Auburn, WA 98092

Contact: http://www.kc47gop.org/meetings.html#dbm150803  Steve Altick, 206.730.7359


Aug 4 is Primary Election Day, be sure your ballot has today’s post mark or rush it to a




Aug 6: 5:30PM           Renton/ Kent/Covington Tea Party Patriots Debate Party

GOLDEN STEER STEAKHOUSE, 23826  104th Ave SE, Kent, WA (Benson, near McLendon's)

5:30 Buffet Dinner - $15.00/person (includes beverage, etc -we need 20 to commit to do the buffet)

Beverage only, $3

6PM: Live-Stream DEBATE on big screen

Contact ASAP for the buffet reservation: info@rkctpp.org  Maureen 253-334-6762


Aug 6:

Members & Friends of PCRP, SSRRRC, LRW, EPRW,

2nd, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, and 31st District Republican Clubs

Invite you to

August 6th Presidential Prime Time Debate Party

                       Great American Casino - 10117 South Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499

August 6    Dinner 5:30    Debate 6PM

Thursday, August 6th is our first GOP Presidential Debate. Our State of Washington Republican National Committeewoman Fredi Simpson is encouraging us to host a party to watch the debate together on a big screen. Fredi will be at the debate in Cleveland. Let's unite and watch the debates together.

Who: Everyone is invited by Members & Friends of PCRP, SSRRRC, LRW, EPRW, and the 2nd, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, and 31st District Republican Clubs

When: August 6, 2015, Debate Time: 6 - 8 p.m. 

Dinner Time: 5:30 p.m. - ?? Order from full menu.

Cost: to attend is free, but you will have available menu and beverage options to purchase if interested.

Where: Great American Casino - 10117 South Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499

Please RSVP July 31st: to Connie Lacadie at cjlacadie@aol.com or 253.906.1346

Please join us.

Sincerely,  Dick Muri    28th District Representative (Position 1)

116 Lila Street, Steilacoom, WA 98388-1418

Web: dickmuri.com   facebook.com/dick.muri  Home: 253-581-5609   Cell: 253-439-9797



Aug 8: 10AM            Join Jane Hague for Medina Days

Medina Park

Contact: events@electjanehague.com 


All Conservatives and their family are welcome!

Aug 9: 3PM    Puget Sound Underground Annual Picnic

At a park near north King Co/Snohomish Co line

This is a potluck family picnic

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/465780000256700/  dampinwa@gmail.com


Aug 15: 11AM            Walk with Jane Hague in Woodinville Parade

Meet on 132nd Ave NE

RSVP so they know you’ll be there: events@electjanehague.com

Aug 15-16                  47th District Booth at Auburn Days

Help in the booth for a good Republican showing

Contact:  Steve Altick, 47th LD GOP/Chairman, 206.730.7359  http://kc47gop.org/specevents.html


Aug 17: 11:30AM     Bothell/N King Co Republican Women’s luncheon Meeting

Preservation Kitchen, 17121 Bothell Way NE, Bothell, WA 98011

Guest: Debbie Blodgett, pres, Snohomish Republican Women’s Club, SHARED HOPE

Cost: $15 includes lunch & room rental

RSVP: Janette Lemme’, President,  206-290-5005 jlemme1@aol.com


Aug 17: 6:30PM       5th District Republican Meeting

6:30PM social  7PM meeting

Eagle Room, Issaquah Police Station, 130 E Sunset Way  Issaquah 98027

Contact: Wayne at comm@5LDGOP.org    http://www.5LDGOP.org


Aug 27:          47th District Republican Meeting

Longhorn Barbecue, 635 C St. SW, Auburn

6:00 PM Social Hour & Food Ordering, 7:00 PM District Meeting Call to Order

Guest: Chris Vance

Suggested donation to cover facility etc. $5

Contact: Steve Altick, 206.730.7359 www.kc47gop.org


Aug 27: 45th District Republicans Annual Summer Picnic at Perrigo Park

Contact: Eric Rohrbach erohr@w-link.net


Aug 29: 6-8PM         Armed Defense Training Association, North Chapter, Meeting     

Mountlake Terrace Public Library, 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043-4630

Monthly meeting, training members of the public in techniques of armed self defense

Cost: free

Consider joining the ADTA ( www.Armeddefense.org )and joining us one week later for the live-fire exercises at West Coast Armory in South Everett.

Contact: Jeff Patton  jeffpatton00@hotmail.com 




Sept 21: 6:30PM      5th District Republican Meeting

6:30PM social  7PM meeting

Eagle Room, Issaquah Police Station, 130 E Sunset Way  Issaquah 98027

Contact: Wayne at comm@5LDGOP.org    http://www.5LDGOP.org


Sept 24: 7PM             45th District Republican Meeting

Assembly of God Church, Redmond, 16601 Ne 95th St, Redmond, WA 98052

Contact:  Dale dalefonk@cs.com



Sept 25: 6:30PM      Freedom Foundation 2015 Legacy Honors Dinner

Hyatt Regency Bellevue Grand Ballroom

Guest: Cleta Mitchell, conservative attorney who exposed the Obama Administration’s targeting of conservative groups using the IRS.  

RSVP: 1-800-769-6617 or rvalencia@myfreedomfoundation.com 




Oct 2-3:                  Family Policy Institute’s Campaign School

                               Changing Culture By Winning Campaigns

                                      Hosted by Mark Montini

Hyatt Regency Bellevue, 900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, 98004 Hyatt Regency Bellevue


Campaign School shows principled candidates, campaign staff, and grassroots activists how to run winning campaigns without compromising their values – with a special emphasis placed on running and winning primaries (even against incumbents).


A sought-after speaker, Mark has delivered his fast-paced, information-packed presentations to audiences from 33 countries and all 50 states and was recognized as one of the top speakers in the world by the International Communications Industry Association

More information & registration: http://www.fpiw.org/campaignschool/



Oct 15: 6pm                         Washington Policy Center's 2015 Annual Dinner

                                                 with SC Governor Nikki Haley

 WPC's Annual Dinner is now one of the largest gala policy events in the country, attracting more than 1,500 elected officials, business leaders, young professionals, community members, and policymakers from throughout the region. 

This year's Dinner will feature South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as the keynote speaker,

as well as New York Times bestselling author Jay Sekulow.

Hyatt Regency, Bellevue

6pm reception, 7pm dinner

Cost: $350 each; $625 VIP ticket; table sponsorship available

Register online here!


Oct 15: 6pm- Washington Policy Center's Young Professionals Annual Dinner


WPC's Annual Dinner now also includes a Young Professionals event that brings over 300 young leaders together to enjoy a three-course dinner with drinks and hear from WPC's keynote Annual Dinner speaker Gov. Nikki Haley via live stream in an adjacent ballroom.  Young professionals who attend have a great opportunity to converse and network with the Northwest's most prominent business and policy leaders.


Tickets:  WPC Young Professionals Member Ticket: $50 - includes drinks, a three-course dinner, admission to YP Annual Dinner

 Not a member? Join WPC Young Professionals to receive benefits such as discounts to WPC events, like this one!


Katie Bulger

Event Manager, Washington Policy Center           Phone: 206.937.9691      Twitter: @WAPolicyCenter         

Facebook: www.facebook.com/washington.policy.center      Track bills and lawmakers at washingtonvotes.org


Oct 15:                   USO Five Star Gala

The Westin Bellevue

Cost: $250 each

Visit: http://usonw.org/gala/sponsorship.php


Oct 22: 7PM               45th District Republican Meeting

Assembly of God Church, Redmond, 16601 Ne 95th St, Redmond, WA 98052

Contact:  Dale dalefonk@cs.com


Dec 3:             45th District Republicans Christmas Party, details TBD


Dec 5:          The Eastside Republican Club Annual Holiday Dinner Auction

Sheraton Bellevue




Ben Carson for President www.2016committee.org

Kim Wyman for Sec of State http://www.kimwyman.com/ 

Keep State Rep Dick Muri http://dickmuri.com/

Robertson for Bellevue City Council www.RobertsonForCouncil.com

SeaTac Council races:

Rick Forschler - Position 1 - http://www.forschler.org/
Peter Kwon - Position 3 - email:
Erin Sitterley - Position 7 -
Mike Siefkes - Position 5 - email:

Teri Hickel for State Rep http://terihickel.com/

Toby Nixon for Kirkland City Council, www.tobynixon.com

Jason Chinchilla for Kirkland City Council, Facebook: Jason Chinchilla for Kirkland City Council, www.VoteChinchilla.com

Roz Gorc for Bothell City Council, www.RozGorc.us

Ramiro Valderrama Sammamish City Council www.votevalderrama.com

Jane Hague for KC Council http://electjanehague.com/


Official Sites

Washington state official website http://access.wa.gov/

Find a state senator or representative   http://apps.leg.wa.gov/DistrictFinder/Default.aspx

Contact the Whitehouse 202.456.1414 direct or 202.456.1111 for comments

Congressman Dave Reichert Representative.reichert@mail.house.gov   https://reichert.house.gov/contact-me

         Toll free 1.877.920.9208   Issaquah office 425-677-7414     DC office 202.225.7761 

         Wenatchee Office 200 Palouse St., Ste 201, Wenatchee, WA 98801  Phone 509.342.8772

KC Council Kathy Lambert Kathy@Kathylambert.com   work 206.477.1003

Snohomish County Headquarters 514 State Ave #109, Marysville 360.653.1100


KCGOP HQ www.kcgop.org

WSRP http://www.wsrp.org/


Citizen's Alliance for Property Rights


Amazon Smile will donate to CAPR  https://smile.amazon.com/ch/20-1322614

King County Citizen's Alliance for Property Rights www.capr.us/king.php

Visit for listing of CAPR organizations http://www.proprights.org/index.php


Other Organizations


The Eastside Transportation Assoc. meets third Wednesday morning www.eastsideta.com

UW College Republicans Every Thursday 6PM, http://collegerepublicans-uw.org/ 

Eastside Republican Club, first Tuesday, Embassy Suites http://www.eastsiderepublicanclub.org/ 


Freedom Foundation http://www.effwa.org/main/page.php

King County Young Republicans http://www.kingcountyyr.org/ or http://youngrepublicans.meetup.com/86/

Evergreen Republican Women's Club Meets Shawn O'Donnell's  Social 6:30, program 7:00.

Optional $15 buffet  RSVP 360-793-9553 or evergreenrepublicanwomen@yahoo.com 

Cascade Rep Women noon, 3rd Wed TPC Snoqualmie Ridge Golf Club, 36005 SE Ridge Street Snoqualmie

Bothell North King Republican Women's Luncheon meetings: 3rd Mondays, 11:30AM,

   Janette Lemm­é, President, 206-290-5005 or email jlemme1@aol.com

 The Right Northwest Chicks meet fourth Wednesday evening


The South Sound Ronald Reagan Republican Club http://www.ronaldreaganclub.net/

47th District no host breakfast, first Monday of the month, 8AM Auburn Oddfellows


Tea Party & Patriot Organizations


Tacoma Narrows Tea Party last Friday of month, Gig Harbor Library 7pm  6:30 for social time

The Puget Sound Conservative Underground https://www.facebook.com/groups/thePSCU

Issaquah/Sammamish/North Bend Tea Party - Eastside Citizens for Responsible Government   issaquahteaparty@gmail.com   http://www.eastsideteaparty.com

Kitsap Patriots Tea Party  doriscarender@hotmail.com

Renton/Kent/Covington Tea Party Patriots  1st Thursday of month at  Fairwood Country Club,

          17070 -140th Ave  SE, Renton   Maureen Sims 253.334.6762 justmo42@hotmail.com  

Seattle Tea Party Patriots  1st Monday of the month  gmoonster@comcast.net  meyday2@gmail.com

Sound Watch Patriots (Fed Way, Burien, SeaTac, Des Moines) Federalwayteapartypatriots@gmail.com 

South Sound & Bonney Lake Patriots    http://www.southsoundpatriots.com/

Tacoma 9/12 Project     http://www.meetup.com/The-Tacoma-9-12-Project-Meetup-Group/

Shoreline Caucus           http://shorelinecaucus.com/

We Surround Puget Sound 9/12  Provides educational opportunities in Edmonds on Mondays    http://www.meetup.com/WeSurroundPugetSound-912ers/


Military and Veteran sites


Send mail to a Service Member deployed in the War on Terror Lygus@msn.com 

Puget Sound Honor Flight sends WWII Vets to their DC Memorial www.pugetsoundhonorflight.org  

Struggling Veterans and their families: Operation Military Family http://www.omfcares.org/

Help local Wounded Warriors www.heartbeatforwarriors.org/

Free event tickets for active duty military, veterans, spouses & more  http://www.vettix.org/

WA Dept of Veterans Affairs programs for employment and homelessness


King County Veterans Help Center 1.877.904.8387


WA Veteran's events: http://www.dva.wa.gov/public_events.html

The Veterans Voice Newsletter online www.dva.wa.gov/publications.html

The National Personnel Records Center - DD-214s online: http://vetrecs.archives.gov

Vietnam Memorial Wall: Find friends and loved ones, listed by state, www.virtualwall.org/iStates.htm




First Thursday Seattle Art Walk  first Thursday of every month from noon  to 8PM.


Bellingham Railway Museum, 1320 Commercial Street, Bellingham WA 98225

Friends of Renton Public Libraries: first Tuesday of month/7:00 PM downtown Renton Library 100 Mill

 Ave or the Renton Highlands Library (every third month)



If you have a comment or an event to list on this e-calendar, please send it to Lois at lygus@msn.com. Include title of event, date, time, exact location including street address, cost and contact person. We are happy to list non-political community events that are open to the public and of interest to Republicans.

Lois Gustafson, Toby Nixon


(This e-calendar is sent as a courtesy of Lois Gustafson and Toby Nixon. It is not an official communication from any Republican Party organization. Visit www.wsrp.org or www.kcgop.org for more Republican information. You are welcome to forward this e-calendar to your lists but please don't post it on a website without our permission. Thank you.)  




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