Our regular Friday presentations:
There is an optional buffet lunch at Muleskinners available for $15. Students will receive a discount, $10.Dessert & beverage (coffee/tea) $5. Lunch will start at 11:30 and the meeting starts at noon.
July 21: Kristine Cho, the 2016 selection as the ‘Young Democrat of the Year’ returns to update the party on the Democratic Club at Rock Bridge high school and a brief piano concert
July 28: The Boone County road tax – an August ballot issue — pros and cons.
Aug 4 – Ibtisam Barakat will discuss what it was like growing up Palestinian in Israel
Aug 11 – Larry Brown, One of America’s Best Storytellers, will pass along a few political stories
Aug 18 – David Webber will introduce his second play, Practicing Democracy
Aug 25 – Sheriff Dwayne Carey will present an update on his office with looks at the past and future
Sept 1 – Labor Day Holiday – No meeting
Recent Muleskinners Meetings
July 14: Candidates for the vacant 50th state legislative district seat were invited: We heard from Michaela Skelton, Democrat. Sara Walsh, Republican, didn’t come.
July 7: An introduction to the ‘Center for Missouri Studies’ better known as the new home of the State Historical Society of MO
June 30: Independence Day Weekend, No meeting.
June 23: Martha Stevens, MO State Rep 46th Dist, reviewed her first legislative session from a rookie’s perspective
June 16: Kip Kendrick, MO State Rep 45th Dist, reviewed the recent legislative session and discuss the future
June 9: Tom Pauley, Convener of the Central Committee’s Strategic Planning Subcommittee, updated the membership on the committee’s work
June 2: George Kennedy, Columbia Missourian Columnist shared his views of the news