A nonfiction writing worksop focused on personal stories of abortion and reproductive justice. Through writing prompts, discussion, deep listening and trust-building, partcipants will be invited to bring the experience of abortion- both deeply private and commonplace-out of the shadows, allowing for catharsis and deeper understanding. No writing experience is required!
Stories can also be submitted to Pro Voice Project, P.O. Box 1782, McCall Idaho 83638
In the Spring of 2024, an evening of performance and discussion is being planned at the Alpine Playhouse. With permission, stories that are gathered at the workshop may be used as material in the creation of the performance. Story-sharers will remain anonymous.
These candidates share a passion for education and the well-being of children, with a strong record of public service. Laura is a retired physician, whose mother and aunt were teachers and daughter currently teaches special education. Laura is ready to bring her management skills honed on American Red Cross healthcare teams to support teachers and promote quality education. Local entrepreneur Kelly Miller brings business and management skills enhanced by service as a past member of the Shepherd’s Home Board and a current board member of the West Central Mountains Housing Trust. Kelly hopes to bring a “Common Sense and Common Ground” approach to the MDSD Board.
Only voters in MDSD zones 1 and 2 can vote for these candidates. Click here to see which zone you reside in.
On Wednesday, August 9th over 50 people gathered to hear from Democratic leaders and candidates, listen to good music, enjoy great food from K&B’s, and raise money for candidates and the county and state Democratic organizations!
Steve Berch, District 15 State Representative, spoke about the need to elect Democrats to the legislature to end the Republican supermajority and their extreme agenda. Jared Dawson spoke about his candidacy for District 8 seat A, which includes Valley County. He will promote common sense legislation reflecting democratic values. Kaylee Peterson hopes to replace our current congressman who wants to end Obamacare, throwing thousands of Idahoans off health insurance. He also wants to take away women’s control of their health with a national total ban on abortion.
With former Congressman Larry LaRocco as our auctioneer, our pies, cakes, and crafts netted a record $2800 in a non-election year! We can feel the momentum! Thanks to all who donated items and thanks to those who opened their wallets generously to fund our efforts to elect more Democrats to local and statewide offices.
The Idaho Democratic Party ?Burritos and Politics Tour? will be in McCall on Saturday , March 10 at 1 pm at Si Bueno?s Restaurant, 339 Deinhard Lane, Democratic legislative leaders will discuss the 2011 Idaho legislative session and answer questions from the public.
Please join Idaho State Senator?s Edgar Malepeai and Dan Smith
Our Democratic Legislators want your input on the important issues facing Idahoans: education, women health, job creation, and our economy to name just a few. Bring your questions, concerns and comments on the topics that matter most to you. The Legislators look forward to meeting and talking with Valley County residents this weekend.
Burrito bar will be available at at cost of $6.50 per person, starting at 12:30 pm.?