Drinking Liberally Yakima Chapter Blog

Regular Meeting: Mon., Jan. 19, 7:30 pm

Hello, Yakima Liberals--

In addition to our special State of the Union Watch Party on Tuesday, Jan. 20 (details below), we invite you to our regular meeting on Monday, January 19, 7:30 pm.

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (in the historic train depot).

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Tuesday's "State of the Union" Watch Party:

The Yakima Chapter of Drinking Liberally is hosting a Watch Party for President Obama's State of the Union Speech.

You are invited:

Date & Time: Tuesday, January 20th, 2015, 5:45 pm to whenever. (The speech starts at 6:00 pm.)

Location: Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 N. Front Street, Yakima WA (one block north of Yakima Avenue, in the historic train depot).

We'll watch the speech with the enhanced graphics feed from the White House's website. Drinks and food are available, on your own.

We hope to see you!

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"Drink responsibly, i.e., drink Liberally!"

Invitation to Tuesday's "State of the Union" Watch Party

The Yakima Chapter of Drinking Liberally is hosting a Watch Party for President Obama's State of the Union Speech.

You are invited:

Date & Time: Tuesday, January 20th, 2015, 5:45 pm to whenever. (The speech starts at 6:00 pm.)

Location: Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 N. Front Street, Yakima WA (one block north of Yakima Avenue, in the historic train depot).

We'll watch the speech with the enhanced graphics feed from the White House's website. Drinks and food are available, on your own.

We hope to see you!

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"Drink responsibly, i.e., drink Liberally!"

Meeting Reminder: Mon., Jan. 5, 7:30 pm

Happy New Year, Yakima Liberals--

We invite you to our first 2015 regular meeting:
Monday, January 5, 7:30 pm.

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (in the historic train depot).

Remember to bring your New Year's resolutions:
1. A sincere one for yourself;
2. One resolution for each of two politicians that may or not be humorous.

Also, do we want to host a viewing of The President's State of the Union Address on Tues., Jan. 20? http://www.speaker.gov/sites/speaker.house.gov/files/StateOfTheUnion2015...

Yours truly,

Drinking Liberally - Yakima Chapter
"Drink Responsibly, i.e., drink Liberally."

Final 2014 Meeting Reminder: Mon., Dec. 15, 7:30 pm

Holiday Greetings, Yakima Liberals--

We invite you to our final 2014 regular meeting:
Monday, December 15, 7:30 pm.

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (in the historic train depot, where the beautiful outside trees were recently chopped down).

No doubt our topics will include 2015 Predictions: city council re-districting, photovoltaic prices, immigration reform, legislative session...

2014 holiday photo:
http://livingliberally.org/drinking/chapters/WA/yakima

Yours truly,

Drinking Liberally - Yakima Chapter

Happy Holidays, Yakima! "Drink Responsibly, i.e., drink Liberally."

Happy 2014 Holidays!

Meeting Reminder: Mon., Dec. 1, 7:30 pm

Greetings, Yakima Liberals--

Our annual Holiday Photo will be taken at our next regular meeting:
Monday, December 1, 7:30 pm. Bring your Holiday Hats!

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (in the historic train depot, where the beautiful outside trees were recently chopped down).

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Below is a link to a great video on single payer in Washington state! Posted on Nov. 20 by Physicians for a National Health Program - Western Washington. Share widely!

www.youtube.com/watch?v=n9lMv9866-E&feature=youtu.be

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Yours truly,

Drinking Liberally - Yakima Chapter

Meeting Reminder: Mon., Nov. 17, 7:30 pm

Greetings, Yakima Liberals--

Our next regular meeting will be held:
Monday, November 17, 7:30 pm.

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (one block north of Yakima Avenue in the historic train depot).

Yours truly,

Drinking Liberally - Yakima Chapter
http://livingliberally.org/drinking/chapters/WA/yakima

Election Night Party

Hey, Folks--

Our intelligence unit has learned of this Election Night Party:

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 7:00-9:00 PM
Sub Shop of Yakima
20 N. 2nd Street
Yakima, WA 98901

You may bring a snack to share. Sub Party Platters and soft drinks will be provided.

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As we learn of other Election Day gatherings, we'll pass them on to you.

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Meeting Reminder: Mon., Nov. 3, 7:30 pm

Greetings, Yakima Liberals--

Our next regular meeting will be held:
Monday, November 3, 7:30 pm.

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (one block north of Yakima Avenue in the historic train depot).

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Nov. 4 City Council Agenda Items of Interest:

-->> Item 9. Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 2014-027 that imposed moratorium on "mission uses" within the SCC Small Convenience Center zoning district, striking public hearing date of November 18, 2014 and setting new public hearing date on December 9, 2014.

-->> Item 10. Reconsideration of vote directing placement of advisory vote measure [for downtown plaza] on August 2015 primary election ballot.

For details, click on the meeting's "Agenda PDF" at this link (to download the Agenda packet):

http://www.yakimawa.gov/council/agendas-and-minutes/

Yours truly,

Drinking Liberally - Yakima Chapter
http://livingliberally.org/drinking/chapters/WA/yakima

Meeting Reminder: Mon., Oct. 20, 7:30 pm

Hello, Yakima Liberals--

Our next regular meeting will be held:
Monday, October 20, 7:30 pm.

Location:
Russillo's Pizza & Gelato, 32 North Front Street, Yakima, WA (one block north of Yakima Avenue in the historic train depot).

With ballots in the mail, discussion may include the issues at stake on Nov. 4.

Yours truly,

Drinking Liberally - Yakima Chapter
http://livingliberally.org/drinking/chapters/WA/yakima