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ACT/ADC Calendar




Next Steering Committee Meeting

Home of Jeanne and Fred Register

2438 Highland, Altadena

Socializing begins 7 pm, meeting 7:30

The Arroyo Democratic Club Decided to Join in the Effort to Defeat Incumbent Republican Candidates in Neighboring District by Working for the Early Retirement of Ed Royce

As part of that effort ADC has been working with Swing Left in their campaign to unseat Royce

A number of the people in the Swing Left San Gabriel Valley group have been actively canvassing and registering voters in the CA 39th Congressional District since at least early last summer. 

It’s an opportunity for ACT/ADC to join in

SwingLeft Event Calendar for Actions in CD 39 to unseat Ed Royce

January 6

ACT Steering Committee Members are invited to the fourth CA 39th Congressional District candidate presentations, featuring Andy Thorburn, on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 2 pm. It’s at the home of Bonner Meudell, 471 W. Montecito Ave., Sierra Madre 91024––close to Sierra Madre Blvd. and N. Michillinda.

Please rsvp here: SGV Swing Left CA 39 Primary Candidate Series – Andy Thorburn - Action Network   



Other Events

Events listed here are not official ACT or ADC functions but those of other groups that may be of interest to ACT members


Progressive Discussion Group

Every first and third Friday of the month from 9-10 a.m. in the back room of Dupar’s Restaurant, 214 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena. Parking is available in the big lot behind the restaurant off Shopper’s Lane.

February 17

Black History Parade & Festival

Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Sponsor: City of Pasadena
For more information call: 626-744-7300
Or click here:
One of Southern California's largest Black History parades begins at Charles White Park and ends at Robinson Park. Enjoy the Festival at Robinson Park! The festival features live bands, dance performances, community booths, guests speakers, food to purchase and fun! Proudly coordinated by the Black History Planning Committee, and the City of Pasadena, Human Services and Recreation Department. For event information, please call Jarvis Emerson at the above number.






Selected Office Holders endorsed by ACT/ADC in the past: