Next meeting

How to use the Request to Speak (RTS) System to comment on AZ Legislature bills
Discussion of club priorities for 2019

Saturday, January 12 – 9:30am to 11:00am
Risky Business (8848 E Tanque Verde)

Luci Messing will show us how to sign up for the AZ Legislature’s “Request to Speak” (RTS) system and use it to provide feedback on bills this upcoming legislative session.

We will also discuss what things the club should focus on in the coming year.

The Tanque Verde Valley Democratic Club presents speakers of interest to Democratic voters on the second Saturday of every month at 9:30 am at Risky Business (8848 E Tanque Verde Road). Meetings are free and open to the public, so please feel free to drop in.

To join the Tanque Verde Valley Democratic Club please email your name, address, telephone number and email address to Beth Isabelle (

Local Events

  • Tuesday, December 18 – 4:00pm to 7:00pm: International Migrants Day Candlelight Vigil. Evergreen Cemetery (3015 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ. Use the entrance at the intersection of North Oracle Road and West Ft. Lowell Road. Drive straight west to a gravel parking lot.)
  • Tuesday, December 18 – 6:30pm to 7:30pm: Tucson Women’s March general meeting. Murphy-Wilmot Library (530 N Wilmot Rd)
  • Wednesday, December 19 – 6:00pm to 8:00pm: LD10 Democrats Holiday Party. Celebrate the holiday season with LD10 Democrats at their new meeting location. Unitarian Universalist Church, Goddard Hall (4831 E 22nd St)
  • Thursday, December 20 – 5:30pm to 8:30pm: Holiday Shindig. Celebrate whatever it is you/we/they celebrate this time of year — especially a belated 227th birthday of the Bill of Rights (Dec. 15), or the impending ninth (!) birthday of (Jan. 22). The Shanty (401 E 9th St, Tucson)
  • Friday, December 21 – 4:00pm to 5:30pm: Primavera Foundation’s 2018 Annual Homeless Memorial. Evergreen Cemetery (3015 North Oracle Road)
  • Saturday, January 12 – 2:00pm to 6:00pm: Tucson Families Free & Together Kick-Off Party & Pop-Up Shop. The official kick-off party of the Tucson Families Free & Together sanctuary city initiative! We will have music, food, and a pop-up shop of independent Tucson makers starting at 2PM with speakers and press conference starting at 4PM. The Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Monday, January 14 – Noon to 1:00pm: Speaker: “Buzz Davis – Veterans for Peace on VA Privatization” at Democrats of Greater Tucson (Dragon’s View Restaurant, 400 N Bonita Ave)
  • Thursday, January 17 – 5:30pm to 7:30pm Refugee 101 Info Night. Learn the facts about refugee resettlement and gain knowledge on the struggles and successes of a new American. Martha Cooper Library (1377 N Catalina Ave)
  • Thursday, January 17 – 7:30pm to 10:30pm Tucson Premiere of “You Racist, Sexist, Bigot.” The Loft Cinema (3233 E Speedway)
  • Sunday, January 20 – 10:00am to Noon: Tucson Women’s March. Jacome Plaza (Corner of Stone and Pennington)