PEORIA, IL -- The holidays are over, and municipal elections are coming soon. Here are some interesting events, organized by Change Peoria and Progressive Peoria.
Saturday, January 7 11:15 am is our discussion on Why Do Poor Whites Vote Against Their Interests?: How to Better Understand the Poor White Underclass. This question was a big issue in the Presidential Election. We are meeting at Kenny's Westside Pub, 112 SW Jefferson in Peoria at 11:15 am to explore this issue. Check out the event on Facebook to RSVP and a list of resources, https://www.
Sunday, January 15 is our Trivia Night Fundraiser. We will start at 6 pm at Kenny's Westside Pub. Everyone is welcome please share widely. To RSVP and more info, check out the event on Facebook, https://www.
Prizes for top three teams. First place gets to split 50/50 raffle.
$50 per team up to 5 players
$15 for each extra player over 5
If you don't have enough people for a team, pay $10 and we will match you with a team.
Win prizes by playing side games during trivia.
The Trivia MC is Wally Walraven. It's sure to be a blast.
Progressive Peoria has organized this event:
Meet Your Elected Officials
January 8th, 3-5pm
For our January meeting, we have secured IL Rep Gordan-Booth, IL Sen Koehler, and Councilwoman Jensen to join us for a moderated panel. We will discuss the upcoming year's legislation and how mobilized citizens can effectively have their voices heard. Tell us you're coming by selecting 'Going' on our Facebook event. - 30 -