On March 5, 2016, the ILGP will be holding its 2016 State Convention and Spring Membership Meeting in Chicago
, at Conference Chicago
/University Center, 525 South State Street
, beginning at 9:00 a.m. and ending at 5:00 p.m. The Convention will include the selection of ILGP presidential electors and will feature appearances by multiple Green Party presidential candidates
The membership also will be selecting candidates for Illinois comptroller and U.S. Senate, as well as delegates to the Green Party’s national convention in Houston (August 4 – 7). Additionally, ILGP officers for the coming year will be nominated and elected. And you won’t want to miss highly informative panel discussions on racial justice and climate change!
After a busy day of work, we’ll set aside some time to network and relax. Between 5 and 6:30, join us at Buddy Guy’s Legends (located nearby at 700 South Wabash) for a pre-dinner social hour. (Cash bar.)
At 6:30, return to University Center for fun and fellowship at our membership and fundraising dinner!
It’ll be a “Taste of the Mediterranean” buffet. And it will be vegetarian and vegan friendly.
Cost: $40 per person ($20 low income), payable during meeting hours (between 9 and 5). Cash or check, please — no credit or debit cards.
Here’s the menu:
Grilled lemon-oregano chicken
Lemon penne pasta & vegetables (vegan)
Greek salad with lemon dill vinaigrette (vegan – feta on side)
Bruschetta with basil and tomato (vegan)
Yellow gazpacho (vegan)
Pita triangles (vegan)
It’s certain to be a wonderful day – and a rousing evening. We hope to see you there!
Please email your dinner reservation (right now, if you’d be so kind) to Scott Summers: ScottKSummers (at) gmail.com. Thanks.
Address: 525 S State St, Chicago
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