Democratic presidential candidates forum schedule
• Today at noon at the Carson City Community Center
Forum sponsored by American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees. No more tickets are available.
Forum to be televised live on Charter Channel 19 and C-SPAN and online at ABC News Now at abcnews.go.com and kolotv.com.
Nevada Democratic Party and American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Union forum-viewing party
Nevada Appeal, 580 Mallory Way
seating begins at 10 a.m. for the noon forum
New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson will stop by the Appeal at 11 a.m., prior to the forum.
Connecticut Sen. Chris Dodd will stop by the Appeal at 1 p.m., following the forum.
New York Sen. Hillary Clinton will also stop by following the forum.
Community center programs change schedule
Today’s Democratic forum at the Carson City Community Center will cause some inconvenience for those who rely on programs held there. The center will be shut down to the public for security reasons.
• Aerobics and other classes, as well as regular children’s programs, must move out for the day.
• The Kinder Program will move to the Kids’ Club.
• The Kids’ Club and morning Latch Key programs will move to the Carson City Library.
at Comma Coffee
Congressman Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, will speak at 3 p.m. today at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St., following the forum at the community center. Event is free and open to the public.
For more information on this and other upcoming events, contact Carson City Democratic Headquarters at (775) 841-3367 or visit the CCDCC Web site at http://www.carsoncitydems.org.
College Republicans to hold rally outside Democratic Forum
The College Republicans of Nevada are holding a rally on the lawn of the Community Center preceding today’s Democratic presidential forum.
The rally begins at 10 a.m. Its purpose is to encourage Nevadans to vote Republican in 2008, said George Higgins, chairman of College Republicans of Nevada.
Contact Higgins at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
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