Next meeting

Democratic Candidates for City Council
Saturday, September 14 – 9:30am to 11:00am
Risky Business (8848 E Tanque Verde)

Hear from the winners of the Democratic primary.

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 (bethisabelle@gmail.com)

Local Events

  • Friday, August 16 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Friday, August 16 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 8:00am to 12:00pm: Farley for Mayor Saturday Super Walk. Talk to voters about Steve Farley. Claire Weeks Terra del Sol Park (2001 Avenida del Sol)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 9:00am to 7:00pm: Regina Romero for Mayor – La Gran Marcha! (Weekend 3). Talk to voters about Regina Romero. Morning canvass: 9am-12pm; Phonebanking: 1pm-4:30pm; Evening canvass 4:30pm-7pm. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 9:00am to 12:00pm: Randi Dorman for Mayor Canvass. Talk to voters about Randi Dorman. (990 E 17th St)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 10:00am to 12:00pm: AZ Clinic Defense Force Tucson Escort Training. AZ Clinic Defense Force supports patients and staff at health centers in Arizona, to access the safe, affordable, and legal healthcare they deserve. You must complete an application and RSVP to attend, see link for details. Planned Parenthood (2255 N Wyatt)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 10:00am to 12:00pm: PCDP African American Caucus Monthly Meeting. Grace Temple Baptist Church (1019 E. 31st Street)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 10:00am to 2:00pm: LUCHA Canvass for Regina Romero for Mayor. Join Living United for Change (LUCHA) volunteers to talk to voters about Regina Romero. LUCHA Tucson (2424 E Broadway Suite 116)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 12:00pm to 5:00pm: Randi Dorman for Mayor Phonebank. Make calls and talk to voters about Randi Dorman. Bring your cell and laptop. (990 E 17th St)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Sanctuary Tucson Phone Bank. Phone bank for the Tucson Families Free & Together (Prop 205) voter initiative. Bring a laptop or tablet and your cell. We’ll have snacks and water. The Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 4:00pm to 7:00pm: Randi Dorman for Mayor Canvass. Talk to voters about Randi Dorman. (990 E 17th St)
  • Saturday, August 17 – 4:30pm to 8:00pm: Sanctuary Canvass with #GreenShirtGuy. Meet #GreenShirtGuy and canvass for Prop 205. Organizers encourage everyone to wear a green tee. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 9:00am to 4:00pm: Arizona List Finance and Fundraising Training. An in-depth training on finance and fundraising for campaigns for all current and future campaign staff! For more information or to RSVP email Chesney at chesney@arizonalist.org. Planned Parenthood (2255 N Wyatt Dr)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 9:00am to 12:00pm: Randi Dorman for Mayor Canvass. Talk to voters about Randi Dorman. (990 E 17th St)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 12:00pm to 5:00pm: Randi Dorman for Mayor Phonebank. Make calls and talk to voters about Randi Dorman. Bring your cell and laptop. (990 E 17th St)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 4:00pm to 6:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Canvass. Talk to voters about Steve Farley. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 4:00pm to 7:00pm: Randi Dorman for Mayor Canvass. Talk to voters about Randi Dorman. (990 E 17th St)
  • Sunday, August 18 – 7:00pm to 8:00pm: Mom’s Demand Action Recess Rally. Rally to ask our representatives to pass common sense gun laws and to take action to end mass shootings. Himmel Park (1000 N Tucson Ave)
  • Monday, August 19 – 12:00pm to 1:00pm: Democrats of Greater Tucson: Joel Feinman – Voter Rights Restoration. Kettle Restaurant (748 W Starr Pass Rd)
  • Monday, August 19 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Monday, August 19 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Monday, August 19 – 5:30pm to 7:30pm: IMA Community Action – Education Town Hall. Special guest Dr. Gabriel Trujillo. Dunbar Pavilion (325 W 2nd St)
  • Tuesday, August 20 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Tuesday, August 20 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Tuesday, August 20 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm: Sanctuary Tucson Phone Bank. A Tucson Families Free & Together (Prop 205) phone bank to talk to voters about Sanctuary. Bring a laptop or tablet and your cell. Snacks and water provided. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Tuesday, August 20 – 6:00pm to 8:00pm: LD10 Democrats Last Chance Ballot Chase Training & Phone Bank. Start time changed from 5pm to 6pm. Wednesday August 21st is the deadline for mailing in ballots for the City of Tucson primary election, so this will be the last chance to remind voters to mail in their ballots on time. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Tuesday, August 20 – 7:00pm to 9:00pm: TucsonforBernie General Meeting. General meetings are held at Borderlands Brewing Co. on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month, from 7-9pm. Part organizing meeting part social hour, these meet-ups serve as a central hub for Bernie Sanders supporters in Tucson. Borderlands Brewing Co.(119 E Toole)
  • Wednesday, August 21 – 7:00am to 8:00am: Pima Area Labor Federation – Say No to Privatization of the VA. Rally at the 6th Avenue Gate. AFGE will be hosting a press conference and hand billing employees as they arrive at work. Union members and supporters will be screaming to stop this attack on their union and the loss of union jobs. Tucson Veterans Hospital (3601 S 6th Ave)
  • Wednesday, August 21 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Wednesday, August 21 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Wednesday, August 21 – 6:00pm to 8:00pm: LD10 Democrats Monthly Meeting: Cultural Competency. Nick Arnold will present an introduction to “cultural competency,” which is the ability to effectively work with people from cultures, backgrounds and experiences not of one’s own. This will be a first step towards making LD10 Democrats more inclusive and pave the way for future training and education that will happen at LD10 Territory meetings. Unitarian Universalist Church, Goddard Hall (4831 E 22nd St)
  • Thursday, August 22 – 8:30am to 10:30am: LD9 Democrats “First Day of Classes” Voter Registration. Volunteers are needed to register student voters on the first day of classes at two campuses: Pima County Community College — August 22, 29, Sept 5 – at five Campus locations, 1 or 2 volunteers per campus, 8:30-10:30 am. U of A: August 26 & 27 – 4 to 6 people each day on the mall, time TBD. Contact Ellen Toigo at jetoigo@comcast.net for details and to sign up.
  • Thursday, August 22 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Thursday, August 22 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Thursday, August 22 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm: Sanctuary Tucson Phone Bank. A Tucson Families Free & Together (Prop 205) phone bank to talk to voters about Sanctuary. Bring a laptop or tablet and your cell. Snacks and water provided. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Thursday, August 22 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm: Pima County Democrats Labor Caucus. Monthly General Meeting of the Pima County Democrats Labor Caucus. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Friday, August 23 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Friday, August 23 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Saturday, August 24 – 10:00am: Tucson Area Bargaining for the Common Good Meeting. Bargaining for the Common Good uses union contract negotiations to shift power to the hands of educators, students, and their families as we organize together around a set of demands that benefit the community as a whole. Educators, parents and the community are equal partners, working together to build public support for education policies that fund and rebuild the schools that Tucson students deserve. Dunbar School Auditorium (325 W 2nd St)
  • Saturday, August 24 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Saturday, August 24 – 7:00pm to 9:00pm: Party with a Purpose benefiting No More Deaths/No Más Muertes. The Libertine hosts monthly “Party with a Purpose” events where 10% of proceeds are donated to different community-based organizations. In August, Party with a Purpose will support No More Deaths/No Más Muertes. No More Deaths is a grassroots volunteer group that gives humanitarian aid to migrants crossing the US-Mexico border. The Libertine (402 E 9th St)
  • Sunday, August 25 – 2:00pm to 3:00pm: Pima County Democratic Party Speakers Series – 2019 Arizona Legislative Session: What worked & what didn’t. PCDP’s Civics 2.0 series continues on Sunday, August 25, when Arizona House Representatives Kirsten Engel (D-LD10) and Pamela Powers Hannley (D-LD9), and Arizona State Sen. David Bradley (D-LD10) will talk about the recently completed 2019 Arizona legislative session — what worked, what didn’t, and why it was so weird (and why you should care!). Murphy-Wilmot Library (530 N Wilmot Rd)
  • Sunday, August 25 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Sunrise Movement Southern AZ Bi-Monthly Meeting. Discuss, plan, and create movement for a just transition away from fossil fuels. The Sunrise Movement is working to pass the Green New Deal and answer the climate crisis with community solutions grounded in justice and hope. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Sunday, August 25 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Monday, August 26 – 12:00pm to 1:00pm: Democrats of Greater Tucson: Rep. Kirsten Engel – Legislative Update. Kettle Restaurant (748 W Starr Pass Rd)
  • Monday, August 26 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Monday, August 26 – 5:00pm to 7:30pm: Regina Romero for Mayor Phonebank. Volunteer with Team Regina by making phone calls to voters and reminding them to vote in this year’s City Elections. For more information please call (520) 624-3047 or email elvira@votereginaromero.com. Romero for Mayor HQ (2416 E Broadway)
  • Tuesday, August 27 – 4:00pm to 8:00pm: Steve Farley for Mayor Phone Bank. Training will be provided to people new to phone banking. Bring your cellphone. Sign up for shifts at this link. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Tuesday, August 27 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm: Sanctuary Tucson Phone Bank. A Tucson Families Free & Together (Prop 205) phone bank to talk to voters about Sanctuary. Bring a laptop or tablet and your cell. Snacks and water provided. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Tuesday, August 27 – 6:30pm to 8:00pm: LD9 Democrats Monthly Meeting. Water of Life Church (3269 N Mountain Ave)
  • Tuesday, August 27 – 7:30pm to 10:30m: Pima County Democratic Party Primary Election Night 2019. Join the Pima County Democratic Party & Tucson Democrats to watch results, celebrate our primary candidates, and rally for the General Election! Reilly Craft Pizza & Drink (101 E Pennington)
  • Saturday, August 31 – 7:00pm to 11:59pm: Tucson-For-Bernie Labor Day Bash. This party will serve as both a music event and a community fundraiser, featuring: Live Music, T-shirt Printing, Volunteer Opportunities, Local Brewery & Food Truck, & Raffle Items. Borderlands Brewing (119 E Toole Ave)
  • Monday, September 2 – 10:00am to 2:00pm: Pima Area Labor Federation – Labor Day 2019. Reid Park Bandshell (Country Club & 22nd)
  • Tuesday, September 3 – 7:00pm to 9:00pm: TucsonforBernie General Meeting. general meetings are held at Borderlands Brewing Co. on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month, from 7-9pm. Part organizing meeting part social hour, these meet-ups serve as a central hub for Bernie Sanders supporters in Tucson. Borderlands Brewing Co.(119 E Toole)
  • Saturday, September 7 – 6:30pm to 9:00pm: Movie screening – “And Then They Came for Us”. Seventy-five years ago, Executive Order 9066 paved the way to the profound violation of constitutional rights that resulted in the forced incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans. Featuring George Takei and many others who were incarcerated, as well as newly rediscovered photographs of Dorothea Lange, “And Then They Came for Us” brings history into the present, retelling this difficult story and following Japanese American activists as they speak out against the Muslim registry and travel ban. After the screening, Catherine Ripley, Executive Director of the Pima County Democratic Party and AAPI caucus member will facilitate a discussion. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Sunday, September 8 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Sunrise Movement Southern AZ Bi-Monthly Meeting. Discuss, plan, and create movement for a just transition away from fossil fuels. The Sunrise Movement is working to pass the Green New Deal and answer the climate crisis with community solutions grounded in justice and hope. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Saturday, September 14 – 7:00am to 11:00am: HungerWalk 2019. raise awareness about hunger in our community. Get your family and friends together and form a team as we walk for our vision of a healthy hunger free future for southern Arizona. Registration begins at 7am, the walk starts at 8. Sam Lena Park (3400 S Country Club Rd)
  • Saturday, September 14 – 2:00pm to 4:00pm: Save Our Schools Arizona Education Town Hall. Discuss the issues, share insights, and collect feedback about what it takes to truly support Arizona’s 1.1 million public school families, our economy and our future. YWCA (525 N Bonita)
  • Tuesday, September 17 – 7:00pm to 9:00pm: TucsonforBernie General Meeting. general meetings are held at Borderlands Brewing Co. on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month, from 7-9pm. Part organizing meeting part social hour, these meet-ups serve as a central hub for Bernie Sanders supporters in Tucson. Borderlands Brewing Co.(119 E Toole)
  • Saturday, September 21 – 8:45pm: Arizona Democratic Party State Committee Meeting. See link for details. Prescott Mile High Middle School (300 S Granite Street, Prescott AZ)
  • Sunday, September 22 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Sunrise Movement Southern AZ Bi-Monthly Meeting. Discuss, plan, and create movement for a just transition away from fossil fuels. The Sunrise Movement is working to pass the Green New Deal and answer the climate crisis with community solutions grounded in justice and hope. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Thursday, September 26 – 6:00pm to 7:30pm: Pima County Democrats Labor Caucus. Monthly General Meeting of the Pima County Democrats Labor Caucus. Pima County Democratic Party (4639 E 1st St)
  • Saturday, September 28 – 11:00am to 9:00pm: Annual Tucson Pride Parade & Festival 2019. The 42nd Annual Tucson Pride Festival returns to Reid Park. This year’s theme, “”Rise Up” will heavily emphasize the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and subsequent five decades of progress for the LGBTQ community. Buy tickets at link. DeMeester Outdoor Performance Cener (900 S Randolph)
  • Saturday, October 5 – 1:00pm to 3:30pm: Arizona Climate Reality Project – Climate Change of Heart. Explore the future of the planet with a multimedia presentation, songs, a performance, snacks, and information tables from other nonprofits. Bring your own reusable water bottle and get ready to talk about positive steps we can take to meet the challenges of the climate crisis. Valdez Main Library (101 N Stone Ave)
  • Sunday, October 13 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Sunrise Movement Southern AZ Bi-Monthly Meeting. Discuss, plan, and create movement for a just transition away from fossil fuels. The Sunrise Movement is working to pass the Green New Deal and answer the climate crisis with community solutions grounded in justice and hope. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)
  • Sunday, October 27 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm: Sunrise Movement Southern AZ Bi-Monthly Meeting. Discuss, plan, and create movement for a just transition away from fossil fuels. The Sunrise Movement is working to pass the Green New Deal and answer the climate crisis with community solutions grounded in justice and hope. Historic Y (738 N 5th Ave)