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Cook County Convention – LP Chicago September Meeting

photoThe Libertarian Party of Chicago Meetup Group

In September, we will be moving our regularly scheduled monthly meeting to accomadate a special convention of Cook County precienct committeemen to elect representatives to the the State Central Committee, composed of one committemen for each Congressional district.

The Libertarian Party of Chicago will begin the meeting with some quick business before moving on the convention. Only precinct committement are allowed to vote in the convention. The deadline to become a committeeman in time to vote at the convention is August 28. If you are interested in helping the Libertarian Party of Illinois as a Committeeman, please contact

You don’t have to be a member of the Libertarian Party to attend and we encourage people of all political persuasions to attend. Here’s an opportunity to spend an evening with like-minded individuals discussing what’s important to us – Liberty!

Not a member? This will be your opportunity to join and take part of the growing Libertarian movement in Illinois.

When: Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 at 7 PM
Where: Will’s Northwoods Inn, 3030 N. Racine St. at Nelson St. in the Lombardi Room (Steps from the Red, Brown and Purple Line stops at Belmont or Wellington. No permit is required on most of the streets to the west.)

7 PM – Meet, Greet, Eat, Drink

7:15 PM – Call to Order

Officer Reports
- Chair
- Secretary
- Treasurer
- Membership
- Fundraising
- Webmaster

Committee Reports
- Action Committee
- Communications Committee

New Business
- Budget
- T-Shirts
- Candidates for Cook County Elections

Cook County Convention
- Election of Committemen to the State Central Committeemen

There is no cover. Cash bar and food are available if you wish to order anything. Spread the word and feel free to bring a friend. See you there!

*Will’s Northwoods Inn does not endorse any political party.

Chicago, IL 60657 – USA

Tuesday, September 26 at 7:00 PM


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Cook County Convention – LP Chicago September Meeting

Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day (IGOLD)

photoThe Chicago Libertarian Party Meetup Group…
The Illinois State Rifle Association is sponsoring their annual IGOLD event and members from the Chicago LP and other LP’s around Illinois will be in attendance.

From their website

Photos from the 2008 IGOLD

ISRA is proud to sponsor
Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day for 2010

Wednesday, March 10, 2010
Starts at 11:45 AM

We’re going to have 10,000 people
at IGOLD in 2010!
That’s 10k in ‘10!
We need you there to do it!

All Illinois gun owners are invited to join in Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day (IGOLD) in Springfield in 2010. This is an annual event where everyone goes to lobby` their representatives in the Illinois House and Senate. The ISRA is partnering with local and internet organizations in Illinois to increase attendance and make a bigger & better impression in Springfield. The other participating organizations are Illinois Carry and Champaign County Rifle Assoc. Get your local organization involved as well!

We will meet at the Prairie Capitol Convention Center – Doors open at 10:45 with the program set to begin at 11:45 am. We will have a legislative briefing, then we will all march to the Capitol Building to locate and talk with our representatives.

Please join us for Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day, you won’t regret going.

When & Where
Begins Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 11:45am

Starting Location:
10:30 am – Prairie Capitol Convention Center – Doors open
11:45 am – Get Ready to Rally!
12:00 pm – Prairie Capitol Convention Center – Legislative Briefing
1:00 pm – March to the Capitol to lobby Senators and Representatives, respectfully make our presence known in committee hearings that are in session
4:00 pm – Wrap up: Prairie Capitol Convention Center with legislators
5:00 pm – Buses depart (due to the later hour of the reception, the buses will not be staying)
6:00 to 8:00 pm – Reception with Legislators at Operating Engineers Local 965, 3520 E Cook St, Springfield, IL

Several parking garages are located near the Convention Center. Metered on-street parking is available in the area. The meters accept quarters for up to a 9 hour period. More parking locations and a printable map available soon.

Alternative Travel information available on the IGOLD website…

Springfield, IL 62701 – USA

Wednesday, March 10 at 11:45 AM

Attending: 1


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Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day (IGOLD)