Friday, November 30, 2018

Andover Democrats Annual Holiday Potluck


Andover Democrats Annual Holiday Potluck
Date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 
Time: 7 PM – 9 PM
Location: Home of Remi and Kate Machet
264 Andover St, Andover, MA 01810-5631

Happy Holidays from the Andover Dems! We've all worked so hard this past year and have much to celebrate. Please join us for our annual Andover Democratic Town Committee holiday party. This is a potluck so please bring a dish to share!

A big thank you to Kate and Remi Machet for hosting us at their home this year!

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Joe Thibodeau at (978) 886-8089 or Joseph.Thibodeau02@gmail.com

Happy Holidays and hope to see you soon!

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

14 Days Until the Midterm Election - Make a Difference!

As you know, the midterm elections are two weeks from today, and our candidates need our help! See below for ways to get involved in their campaigns. Together we can make a difference and continue the Blue Wave in Andover!

Early voting began yesterday and will continue until November 2nd. See the following link for Andover's early voting hours (note extended hours on Tuesdays and Saturday voting hours): https://andoverma.gov/351/Early-Voting

Mass Dems Coordinated Campaign:

Mass Dems Phone Bank
Wednesday, October 24th: 4-8PM
Lawrence Coordinated Campaign Office
225 Essex Street, Lawrence, MA
**Bring a computer and cell phone if you can!**

Early Vote Rally/Canvass Kick Off with Congressman Joe Kennedy III and Congressional Candidate Lori Trahan
Saturday, October 27th: 9:45AM
Lawrence Coordinated Campaign Office
225 Essex Street, Lawrence, MA

Saturday Canvassing for Coordinated Campaign
Saturday, October 27th: 10AM, 1PM, and 4PM
203 Turnpike St, Suite 203, North Andover, MA

Sunday Canvassing for Coordinated Campaign
Saturday, October 27th: 10AM, 1PM, and 4PM
203 Turnpike St, Suite 203, North Andover, MA

Questions/RSVP contact Jona Rivera: (978) 382-0471

Lori Trahan for Congress Campaign:

Visibility: Congressional Debate
Tuesday, October 23rd: 5:30-7:00PM (followed by debate)
Northern Essex Community College
100 Elliot Street, Haverhill, MA

Visibility: Morning Commute
Thursday, October 25th: 7:15-8:30AM
Corner of Parker and Merrimack Streets (Next to 65 Merrimack Street), Lawrence, MA

Questions/RSVP contact Joe Thibodeau: (978) 886-8089

Barry Finegold for State Senate Campaign

Upcoming Visibility:
  • Tuesday, 10/23: Visibility outside Lowell Sun Debate (Harmony Hall Dracut) 5-6pm.
  • Friday, 10/26: So. Lawrence Visibility 5-7pm.
  • Saturday, 10/27: Andover, Dracut, Tewksbury Visibility: 10am-Noon. Staff/Volunteer So. Lawrence Lit Drop to follow.
  • Sunday, 10/28: Staff/Volunteer Andover and/or Tewksbury Lit Drop.
  • Monday, 10/29: Visibility outside League of Women Voters Debate (Andover High School) 5:30-7pm.
  • Friday, 11/2: So. Lawrence Visibility 5-7pm.
  • Saturday, 11/3: Andover, Dracut, Tewksbury Visibility: 10am-Noon. Staff/Volunteer So. Lawrence Lit Drop to follow.
  • Sunday, 11/4: Staff/Volunteer Andover and/or Tewksbury Lit Drop.
***Questions? Contact Tom Mahoney from Barry's Team: tom@barryfinegold.com


Tram Nguyen for State Representative Campaign:

Daily Canvassing: 10AM-7PM
Daily Virtual Phone Banks: 10AM-8PM

***For Tram's full campaign calendar and to sign up to volunteer, see the following link:

Indivisible Andover Volunteer Opportunities:

Check out ways to get involved with another local partner organization:


Post-carding every Wed 6:30-7:30 and Sun 3:00-4:00 @ Panera
- Text-banking every Tue 6:30-7:30 @ Cafe Nero
- Sign holding every Sat 10:00-11:00 at Shawsheen plaza

The following site lists each of the events between now and the election and includes a sign-up sheet with an RSVP link:

Saturday, October 6, 2018

October Andover Democratic Town Committee Meeting

Next Tuesday, we will be holding our October Andover Democratic Town Committee meeting to discuss the upcoming midterm elections, sign up for volunteer shifts with local campaigns, and vote on donating ADTC funding to our candidates.

Meeting details are below - please let me know if you have any questions!

Andover Democratic Town Committee meeting
Tuesday, October 9th at 7PM

Andover Baptist Church, 7 Central Street, Andover, MA

Friday, September 7, 2018

John Kerry Interview and Book Signing


Andover Bookstore is hosting John Kerry at the Collins Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday September 23rd at 4PM. The event will be an interview and book signing for his new book, Every Day is Extra

The event details can be found by clicking here.

This is a unique opportunity to attend an event with someone who has been a vital part of both world and Massachusetts politics. So come join us. It's sure to be a revelatory and exciting event.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Andover DTC Meeting

We will be hosting an Andover Democratic Town Committee meeting this coming Wednesday, June 27th at 7pm at the Andover Baptist Church (7 Central Street, Andover, MA). The full agenda is still in the process of being developed and we will provide you with an update on the meeting early next week.

During this meeting, we will also be taking a vote to re-elect positions for chair, treasurer, and secretary of the ADTC.

Look forward to seeing you there! RSVP on Facebook by clicking here.

Sunday, March 25, 2018

GOTV for Andover Local Elections - Phone Bank Information

This is the final push - Election Day in Andover is this coming Tuesday, March 27th. Over the past few months, we have heard from some great candidates at our ADTC meetings. Now its time to get out the vote!

Andover Local Election GOTV Phone Banks:

Today (Sunday 2/25) 2-6pm
Monday 2/26 5:30-8:30pm
Tuesday 2/27 10am-7pm

If you have questions, feel free to reach out to Jim Blatchford:
jrwblatchford@gmail.com

Information on the Candidates:

Annie Gilbert (Board of Selectmen): annieforandover.org
Chris Huntress (Board of Selectmen): huntressforselectman.com
Susan McCready (School Committee): susan4andoversc.com/
Tracey Spruce (School Committee): spruceforandover.org/

Thanks and we hope to see you on the phones. Let's get out the vote!

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Local Elections Phone Bank

Please see below information on a phone bank TOMORROW night for our upcoming local elections. There may be some additional opportunities this weekend/next week. Stay tuned!
This is a great opportunity to get involved at the local level. Over the past few months, we have heard from each of these candidates at our monthly meetings and events. Hope to see you tomorrow night supporting these great candidates!

Local Election Phone Bank 
(Annie Gilbert, Chris Huntress, Susan McCready, Tracey Spruce)
Thursday March 15th, 5:30-8:00pm
Dalton & Finegold LLP, 34 Essex St, Andover, MA 01810

Information on the Candidates:

Annie Gilbert (Board of Selectmen): annieforandover.org
Chris Huntress (Board of Selectmen): huntressforselectman.com
Susan McCready (School Committee): susan4andoversc.com/

Tracey Spruce (School Committee): spruceforandover.org/