The Madison County Democratic Headquarters for “Get out the Vote” 2018 activities will be located at the Madison County Democrat Fairgrounds Building beginning in September. The office will be open upon request anytime in September, and regular office hours are planned beginning September 25th. VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED NOW… and welcome anytime! So take a look at your calendars for September 25th through November 6th and sign up whenever it works for you.
Cleaning and setup of the office space will take place on Saturday afternoon, September 1st (TODAY) at 3:00 pm.
The office can be opened anytime upon request during the next two weeks.The Cindy Axne campaign has scheduled an event on Saturday, September 8, and plans to open the office for volunteers to stop and pick up canvas packets.
Regular Office hours are planned, starting September 25th:
- Closed on Monday (open by request)
- Tuesdays open 5-7:30 PM
- Wednesdays open 5-7:30 PM
- Thursdays open 5-7:30 pm
- Saturdays 9-12 :30 and 12:30-4 shifts
- Sundays 1-4pm
The office will plan to stock yard signs, have candidate literature on hand, and maintain a volunteer schedule and a current calendar of events.
Volunteers – we need you!
Volunteers needed daily beginning September 25th for the following activities:
- Walk canvas list (take up to 1.5 to 2 hours) covering sections of Madison County communities on September 29 and Oct 20.
- Phone calling (get a list to take home and return)
- Follow up on absentee ballot requests
- Deliver signs, make literature packets, misc.
- Bring food and water
How do I volunteer?
- Stop by the office and sign up on the schedule or email email@example.com.
- Check and coordinate with Pam Deichmann or Barb Pfeiffer.
- Need the door open? Call Pam Deichmann (515-494-4797) or Barb Pfeiffer (515-494-5112).
Tuesday, September 18, 2018:
Listening Post - Macksburg
4pm to 5:30 pm at Buck 'N' Wild Saloon, 303 E. North St., Macksburg. Meet Alan Feirer, candidate for Madison County Supervisor, and share your views on what Madison County residents want and need.
Thursday, September 20, 2018:
Listening Post - St. Charles
5:30pm to 6:30 pm at the Talk Shop Lounge, 3357 St. Charles Road, St. Charles. Meet Alan Feirer, candidate for Madison County Supervisor, and share your views on what Madison County residents want and need.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018:
Listening Post - Truro
5:30pm to 6:30 pm at The New Truro Tavern, 115 W. Center Street, Truro. Meet Alan Feirer, candidate for Madison County Supervisor, and share your views on what Madison County residents want and need.
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018:
Regular Office Hours Begin at the Madison County Democratic Office
Volunteers will be needed daily to staff the office, make calls, help with canvassing, follow up on absentee ballot requests, bring food and water, assemble literature packets, and more. Contact Pam Deichmann at 515-494-4797 (firstname.lastname@example.org) to sign up!
Tuesday, September 25, 2018:
Listening Post - Winterset
10am to 11am at The Cellar, 111 S. 1st Ave, Winterset. Meet Alan Feirer, candidate for Madison County Supervisor, and share your views on what Madison County residents want and need.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018:
Listening Post - Earlham
5:30 to 6:30pm at the Earlham Community Building, 150 E. 1st St., Earlham. Meet Alan Feirer, candidate for Madison County Supervisor, and share your views on what Madison County residents want and need.
September 27, 2018:
Madison County Democrats Meeting
6:30pm at the Pizza Ranch restaurant, 1009 John Wayne Drive, Winterset. Please come early if you'd like to purchase dinner and eat before/while we meet. Hope to see you all there!
September 29, 2018:
Get Out the Vote!
SAVE THE DATE! More information about times and locations will be coming soon. People will be needed for canvassing, phone calling, making out postcards, following up on absentee ballots, and more.
Sunday, September 30, 2018:
Meet & Greet Ryan Marquardt in Cumming
1:30pm to 3pm at the home of Steve and Sheila Rusk, 3086 120th St., Cumming. Come and visit with Ryan Marquardt, Candidate for Iowa House. Enjoy food, conversation, and a good time. Bring questions and your neighbors. Hosted by Sheila and Steve Rusk.
Monday, October 1, 2018:
Listening Post - Bevington & Patterson
5:30pm to 6:30 pm at Hitchin' Post Grill, 201 Warren Ave. N., Bevington. Meet Alan Feirer, candidate for Madison County Supervisor, and share your views on what Madison County residents want and need.
Thursday, October 4, 2018:
Postcard Writing Party for Ryan Marquardt
6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Winterset Public Library, 123 N. 2nd St., Winterset. Get your volunteer on and help us send out postcards to make sure we are reaching voters and getting them to vote in these important down ballot races.
October 14, 2018:
Covered Bridge Festival Parade
12:30pm to 3:30pm starting at Winterset High School. Walk in the Covered Bridge parade with the Madison County Democrats and local candidates! We will line up at the Winterset high school starting at 12:30. The parade starts at 2:00. If you prefer to ride, a hay rack will be available - bring a red, white, or blue cover to sit on. Drivers are needed to park on 10th St at the end of the parade route.
Sunday, October 14, 2018:
Meet & Greet Ryan Marquardt in Norwalk
3:30pm to 5pm at 1736 Bristol St, Norwalk. Meet & Greet Ryan Marquardt, Candidate for Iowa House District 25. Come enjoy good food, conversation, and bring your questions. Hosted by Judy Farrell Corcoran.