The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

September 5, 2013

Democratic Women’s Club picnic is Monday

RICHMOND — “The Madison County Democratic Women’s Club will hold its annual Betsy Cochran Picnic on Monday at Lake Reba Park’s Shelter 3.

A number Democratic candidates are expected to attend, according to an announcement by Estelle Bayer.

Attendees may begin arriving with food at 5:30 p.m. The club will be joined by members of the Clark County Democratic Women’s Club.

At 6 p.m. the sheriff’s honor guard will lead the group in the Pledge of Allegiance followed by a local youth group singing the national anthem.

After the meal, candidates for office in 2014 will speak.

The club will furnish chicken, drinks and tableware and members are asked to bring a side dish and/or cookies for the meal and a cake or pie for auction after the candidates have spoken.

The rain location is June Morning near the corner of Big Hill Avenue and Boggs Lane. To verify if the event has moved to the rain location, call 624-1389

Members who plan to attend the state convention Oct. 3-5 at the Capital Plaza Hotel in Frankfort must contact Bayer by Monday. Registration forms will be available at the picnic.

Convention attendees must may their own hotel reservations by calling 502-227-5100.

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