The Marion County Democrats are hosting a “picnic with the candidates” on Saturday, Aug. 18, from 12:30-2:30 p.m., at the Auld Park Shelter by the “turtle.” Democrats will furnish the burgers, condiments, and beverages. Attendees are asked to bring picnic baskets, place settings and one of the following; vegetable, salad, or dessert to share.
This event is open to the public, highlighting local candidates:
Megan Suhr, candidate for IA House Dist. 28
Dick Schrad, candidate for IA Senate Dist. 14
Timothy Tripp, candidate for IA Senate Dist. 40
Kader Toovi, a member of Obama For America's field staff, will be present.