Welcome to the Venice Area Democratic Club!

An Open Letter to all Members - Click HERE

Monthly Meetings are held on Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. at The United Church of  Christ, Naar Hall, 620 Shamrock Blvd.
Come at 10:30 to enjoy some coffee and snacks and to chat with fellow Democrats.

October Meeting

Saturday October 20th

Special Guest Thomas B. Reston, author of
SOUL OF A DEMOCRAT: The Seven Core Ideals That Made Our Part — And Our Country — Great (All Points Books), will present an overview of his new book and answer questions.


In his new book, Soul of a Democrat, Thomas Reston takes us on a journey through the history of the Party with thumbnail portraits of its most important figures, illuminating the core ideals and principles they fought for. Reston’s concise and elegant book shows modern Democrats how to learn from their own past, and once again become The Party of The People.


ABOUT THOMAS B. RESTON
THOMAS B. RESTON has spent a lifetime in politics, working in eight presidential campaigns at the national level, and countless local and statewide efforts. He was twice elected Secretary of the Democratic Party of Virginia. Reston was a political appointee in the Foreign Service under President Jimmy Carter, serving as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs. A civil rights advocate, he was twice Board Chair of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF).

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Venice Area Democratic Club