2021

  • Monday, October 18 - Get Out the Vote. Legislature comments. GOTV: Preparations for election on Nov 2.

  • Monday, September 20 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker: Delegate Hala Ayala, will provide insights on upcoming legislative actions affecting our state, with specific focus on the Hampton Roads area.

  • Saturday, August 14 (Rain date) - York-Poquoson 5th Annual Picnic - 11:00 AM - 2 PM. Guest speakers included: Our next Lt. Governor, Delegate Hala Ayala, Delegate Martha Mugler, Delegate Mike Mullin,  and Dr. Mark Downey.

  • Monday, July 19 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker: Professor John McGlennon, will provide thoughts on the Republican Convention and Democratic Primary results; what is at stake in Virginia, as well as how Democrats can win in statewide and local elections. Professor McGlennon is a member of James City County‘s Board of Supervisors. Professor McGlennon teaches politics with a special focus on the South and Virginia at the College of William and Mary.

  • Monday, June 21 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker:  Lawrence Gholson, York, James City, Williamsburg NAACP Branch President will speak on NAACP’s mission to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons, and to eliminate race-based discrimination, as well as issues unique to our local NAACP Branch Chapter.

  • Monday, May 17 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker: Chelsea Higgs Wise, Marijuana Justice's Executive Director, will speak about Marijuana Justice, legalization without further criminalization, and what reparations could look like with marijuana distribution and sales.

  • Monday, April 19 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker: Amy Woolard, Legal and Justice Center’s Director of Policy, will speak about how the Legal Aid Center helps achieve social and economic justice as well as its effort in breaking down systems that are causing and perpetuating poverty.

  • Monday, March 15 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Our guest speaker is Delegate Mike Mullin, Virginia House of Delegates District 93, who will talk about the recent historic legislative session.

  • Monday, February 15 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Mary Ann Moxon, Communication Director for the Williamsburg League of Women Voters will be our next guest speaker. Mary Ann will provide insight on how the League of Women Voters encourages Virginians to be better-informed and active participants in local, state, and national governments. Also, she will suggest approaches on how to influence public policy decisions at the local, state and national levels.

  • Monday, January 18 - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Dr. Quentin Kidd, Dean of the College of Social Sciences, Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University will speak on recent presidential and local elections, as well as the polling efforts involved in these elections. 

Past Events

2017- 2020

  • Monday, December 21st - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker - Mark Downey, Democratic candidate for the 96th District in the House of Delegates. Zoom Link.

  • Monday, November 16th - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker - Veena Lothe, Executive Director for Emerge Virginia. Zoom link

  • Monday, October 19th - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker - Walt Latham, York County Registrar. Zoom link - Here

  • Monday, September 13th - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom - 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker - Andrew Whitley, Executive Director Democratic Party of Virginia. Zoom link here

  • Saturday, August 1st - Fourth Annual YPDC Picnic - 12:00-2:00 PM on Zoom. Check the Home Page and the Event page for more details.

  • Monday, July 13th - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom, 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker - Virginia Senator Mamie Locke.

  • Thursday, June 25th - Senator Mark Warner - Hampton Roads Regional Zoom Call - 5:15 PM. Register here: https://bit.ly/Zoom757MarkWarner and be sure to share on Social Media tagging @MarkWarnerVA.

  • Monday, June 8th - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom, 7:00 PM. Guest Speaker - Neil Morgan, York County Administrator.  Zoom Link

  • Thursday, June 4th - Regional Meet and Greet - Meet Your East Virginia Organizers, 7:00 PM EST. https://mblz.io/Xy7Sql 

  • Monday, May 11th - Virtual Committee Meeting on Zoom, 7:00 PM. Check the Events page, Email or Facebook for link. You have to register in order to receive the link.

  • Thursday, April 9 2020 at 5PM - Virtual Caucus Deadline. We still need Delegates to the District and State Convention. You must register in order to participate or be a Delegate.

  • Monday, April 13, 2020 - Zoom Roll Call Meeting, 7:00 PM - Check the Events Page, Email or Facebook for link.

  • Monday, March 9, 2020 - Committee Meeting at Yorktown Library, 7:00 PM and a presentation from Martha Mugler, House of Delegates Representative for the 91st District.

  • Monday, February 10, 2020 - Election of officers and a presentation from Christine Payne, 1st Vice Chair of the WJCC Democrats at Yorktown Library, 7 pm

  • Thursday, February 13, 2020 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Monday, January 13, 2020 - Committee reorganization caucus at Grafton Middle School Auditorium, 7 pm

  • Thursday, January 9, 2020 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Monday, December 9, 2019 - Committee social at County Grill in Yorktown, 6:00 pm

  • Thursday, November 14, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Monday, November 11, 2019 - Committee meeting at Grafton Middle School (NOT York High School), 7:00 pm (guest speaker Dr. Rachel Bitecofer, Assistant Director of the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University with post-election analysis)

  • Monday, October 14, 2019 - Committee meeting at Yorktown Library (NOT York High School), 7:00 pm (guest speaker Tara Taylor from the Peninsula Area Chapter of Moms Demand Action for a "Be SMART" gun safety presentation)

  • Monday, September 9, 2019 - Committee meeting at Yorktown Library (NOT York High School), 7:00 pm (guest speaker Brooks Taylor, Independent candidate for York County School Board district 4 and OneVirginia2021 with a redistricting update)

  • Thursday, August 8, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 3rd Annual Democratic Community Picnic at New Quarter Park in Williamsburg, 12-3 pm. We'll be joined by our Democratic elected officials and candidates for office.

  • Thursday, July 11, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Thursday, July 4, 2019 - Annual 4th of July parade in historic Yorktown, 9:00 am (please meet down at the Yorktown Beach parking lot closest to the picnic shelter to march with us by 8:15 am). We'll be joined by Delegate Mike Mullin, and Democratic candidates for office.

  • Thursday, June 13, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Monday, June 10, 2019 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Independent candidate for York-Poquoson Sheriff Scotty Williams; Independent candidate for York County Treasurer Candice Kelley)

  • Monday, May 13, 2019 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speakers House of Delegates candidates for the 91st district: Michael Wade, Martha Mugler)

  • Thursday, May 9, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Thursday, April 11, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Monday, April 8, 2019 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speakers Herb Jones, 3rd Senate district candidate; Dalila Johnson, York County Board of Supervisors candidate; Janice Bayer, redistricting update; Moms Demand Action tabling meeting)

  • Thursday, March 14, 2019 - Poquoson Democrats Monthly Supper at Poquoson Diner, 6:30 pm (please RSVP to Mike Stewart at poqdems@gmail.com)

  • Monday, March 11, 2019 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Delegate Mike Mullin)

  • Monday, February 11, 2019 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Sandra Brandt, Chair of the 2nd Congressional District Committee)

  • Monday, January 14, 2019 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker The Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club; House of Delegates candidates for the 96th district: Rebecca Leser, Mark Downey, and Chris Mayfield)

  • Monday, December 10, 2018 [Cancelled due to Weather] - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Virginia State Senator Mamie Locke)

  • Monday, November 12, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Dr. Rachel Bitecofer, Assistant Director of the Wason Center for Public Policy, Christopher Newport University).

  • Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - General election at your precinct (voting to re-elect U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, elect Elaine Luria to Congress, and if a York County resident, a Treasurer for York County).

  • Monday, October 8, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speakers Mike Wade, Janice Bayer for OneVirginia2021, and Candice Kelley for York County Treasurer).

  • Monday, September 10, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speakers York County Voter Registrar Walt Latham and candidate for the 3rd district in the Virginia Senate, Herb Jones).

  • Saturday, September 8, 2018 - Anne Holton meet & greet at Poquoson Community Center, 4:30 pm.

  • Saturday, September 8, 2018 - Elaine Luria for Congress meet & greet and canvass launch in Yorktown, 1:30 pm.

  • Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Postcard writing party and potluck for Carter Turner for the House of Delegates special election, Tabb Library in Yorktown, 6:00-8:00 pm. Bring a dish to share! This is a joint event between the York-Poq Dems and Peninsula Indivisible. 

  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - Postcard writing party for Elaine Luria for Congress at Plaza Azteca, 12099 Jefferson Avenue in Newport News (across from Tech Center). This is a joint event between the York-Poq Dems and Peninsula Indivisible. 

  • Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 2nd Annual YPDC Democratic Community Picnic, 12:00-3:00 pm, New Quarter Park in Williamsburg (featured guest Elaine Luria, honored guests Senator Monty Mason, Delegate Mike Mullin, and Janice Bayer for OneVirginia2021).

  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - Committee marched in 4th of July parade in historic Yorktown, 9:00 am.

  • Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - Congressional Primary for District 2, 6:00 am - 7:00 pm.

  • Monday, June 11, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker State Senator Monty Mason).

  • Monday, May 14, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Michael Wade and Ryan Jackson from the Tim Kaine campaign).

  • Monday, April 9, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Vangie Williams, candidate for Congress in District 1).

  • Monday, March 12, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speaker Andy Goddard, Legislative Director of the Virginia Center for Public Safety).

  • Monday, February 12, 2018 - Committee meeting at York High School, 7:00 pm (guest speakers Elaine Luria and Karen Mallard, candidates for Congress in District 2).

  • Monday, December 11, 2017 - Committee reorganization caucus at York High School, 7:00 pm.