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Archives for September 2012

Volaric for Congress “Tea Party” Fundraiser

Don VolaricDate:  Sunday, September 30, 2012, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.

Gold Fish Tea Room, 117 W. Fourth Street, Royal Oak, MI

Call the Volaric Campaign at 586-469-0917 to RSVP or for any questions

Suggested Donation:  $25 per person in advance (no tickets available at the door)

Event Information:
You are cordially invited to the Volaric for Congress “Tea Party”!!

Join Don Volaric, Nominee, Michigan’s 9th Congressional District,
for an afternoon tea and pastry!
Sunday, September 30
1:00 – 3:00pm
Gold Fish Tea Room
117 W. Fourth Street
Royal Oak, Mi 48067
(248) 541-5252
~hot tea, cold tea, coffee, pastry platters~

$25 per person in Advance
(no tickets available at door)

Click Here for a Flyer for the Event

Must R.S.V.P. by: Friday, September, 28 (no tickets at door)


Listing of this event does not constitute endorsement by the RCNMC.  This event is listed as a service for Republican candidates for office in the North Macomb County area.

Steve Thomas for Sheriff Golf Outing Fundraiser

Steve ThomasDate:
Friday, September 28, 2012, 9:30 a.m. Shot Gun Start

Cracklewood Golf Course
18125 24 Mile Rd., Macomb Twp. Michigan

Cost: A recommended donation of $90 per golfer or $360.00 per team

Contact: For questions, please contact Keith Ray (586) 747-2850 or Jim LaBuhn (810) 326-1477.

Event Information:
Steve Thomas for Sheriff Golf Outing

Click Here for a Flyer for the Event

Friday September 28, 2012
9:30am shot Gun Start

“Cracklewood Golf Course”
18125 24 Mile Rd., Macomb Twp. Michigan
24 Mile, East of Romeo Plank
(586) 781-0808

Steve Thomas and future Undersheriff Greg Stone thank you for your continued support at this event. Your contribution will support their efforts in bringing the Sheriff Department back to the professional standards the citizens of Macomb County deserve and expect.

Registration $ 90.00 per golfer ($360.00 per team)
Includes 18 holes of golf/cart, food and drink

Can’t golf be a Hole Sponsorship and/or Donations
Hole Sponsors $75.00

Please make checks payable:
CTE Steve Thomas
47135 Burning Tree Lane
Macomb, MI 48044

Questions – please contact: Keith Ray (586) 747-2850 or Jim LaBuhn (810) 326-1477


Listing of this event does not constitute endorsement by the RCNMC.  This event is listed as a service for Republican candidates for office in the North Macomb County area.

Conservative Republicans of Central Macomb September Meeting

Conservative Republicans of Central MacombDate:
Thursday, September 27, 2012, 7 p.m.

Fern Hill Country Club
17600 Clinton River Rd., Clinton Township, Michigan 48038

Contact: Jim Nowc at jimnowc@gmail.com

Event Information:
Our guest speaker this month is Vinnie Vernuccio, Mackinac Center for Public Policy, director of labor policy. Mr. Vernuccio will clearly explain the ballot proposals that voters will have to vote on in the November 6, 2012 election. There will be time for a Q & A session after his talk. Feel free to come earlier at 6:00 pm to have dinner with frends. All are welcome! RSVP on Facebook or email Lisa for more information lvnlibrarian@gmail.com

Grassroots Fundraiser for Pete Hoekstra, Candidate for United States Senate

Date:  Wednesday, September 26, 2012, 6 p.m.-8 p.m.

The Home of John and Jenny Ezzo
19862 Westchester Dr., Clinton Twp. MI 48038

Contact: Please reply to Josh at 810.338.5613 or josh@hoekstraforsenate.com

Suggested Donation:  $25 per person

Event Information:
We are hosting a fundraiser at our home on Wednesday, September 26 for United States Senate Candidate Pete Hoekstra.

Details can be found below:

September 26: Grassroots Fundraiser
Event City: Clinton Township
Location: At the Home of John and Jenny Ezzo
Address: 19862 Westchester Dr., Clinton Twp. MI 48038
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Cost: $25 Per Person

Regardless of your political preference or affiliation, we hope you will consider attending. The $25 per person price is about 10 times less than the going rate for an event like this. It’s not often you will have an opportunity to mingle with and question a potential U.S. Senator in such an intimate setting. Please forward this invitation to anyone else you believe may be interested in attending.

We look forward to seeing you on September 26th!


Listing of this event does not constitute endorsement by the RCNMC.  This event is listed as a service for Republican candidates for office in the North Macomb County area.

September 2012 RCNMC Meeting – Focus on Ballot Initiatives with Manny Lopez

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Hamlin Pub, 55076 Van Dyke (at 25 Mile Rd.), Shelby Twp., MI

Contact: Rob Montilla at (586) 291-7349 or rob@rcnmc.com

Event Information:
The September meeting of the RCNMC will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 7 p.m. at the Hamlin Pub located at 55076 Van Dyke in Shelby Township (Van Dyke and 25 Mile Rd.).

This meeting will focus on upcoming ballot initiatives.  Manny Lopez, managing editor of Michigan Capitol Confidential, will be discussing the initiatives this evening.

Manny Lopez Biography

Manny Lopez is managing editor of Michigan Capitol Confidential. Lopez comes to the Center with 14 years of journalism experience, most recently as editorial page editor at The Detroit News. He also spent time with The News as an editorial writer and automotive editor, winning awards from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, and broke the national news stories about the GM and Chrysler bankruptcies. Lopez also spent four years as associate editor of the Kansas City Business Journal before joining The News. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the university of Kansas and a master’s degree in economics from the University of Detroit Mercy.

The Mackinac Center for Public Policy’s website, www.mackinac.org, now has a dedicated page to the ballot initiatives with in-depth information.

From this night, there will only be 6 weeks until Barack Obama is removed from office on November 6!

Join us from 6 p.m.-7 p.m. for social hour and dinner from the fine Hamlin Pub menu.


Don Volaric’s 50th Birthday Party Fundraiser

Don VolaricDate:  Sunday, September 23, 2012, 4 p.m.-8 p.m.

Bath City Bistro, 75 Macomb Place, Mt. Clemens, MI 48043

Call the Volaric Campaign at 586-469-0917 to RSVP or for any questions

Suggested Donation:  $50 per person

Event Information:
Join Don Volaric, Republican Nominee, Michigan’s 9th Congressional District, for dinner, feather bowling & fun!

Sunday, September 23
4:00 – 8:00pm
Bath City Bistro
75 Macomb Place
Mt. Clemens, MI 48043
$50 per person for Don’s 50th!
~Buffet served from 5:00-6:00 only~

Click Here for a Flyer for the Event

Please R.S.V.P. by: Friday, September, 21

Includes: Chicken Marsala, Pasta, Mashed red skins, Vegetable, Garden salad, Bread, Soda, Coffee & Tea
(Cash bar for adult beverages)


Listing of this event does not constitute endorsement by the RCNMC.  This event is listed as a service for Republican candidates for office in the North Macomb County area.

SHUR September Meeting: Michael D. LaFaive from the Mackinac Center Discussing Ballot Proposals

Wednesday, September 19, 2012, 7 p.m.

Nick’s 22nd Street Steak House
(s.e corner of Van Dyke and 22 Mile Rd.)
48900 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Twp, MI 48317

Food and beverages served.

Contact: Philis DeSaele at (586) 254-1284 or desaele@wideopenwest.com

Event Information:
SHUR is hosting Michael D. LaFaive from the Mackinac Center to discuss ballot proposals that will be on the Nov. ballot.

If you want more information regarding these ballot proposals then please come to the Sept. 19th SHUR meeting.
Where:  Nick’s 22nd Street Stake House (S. of 22 on E. side of Van Dyke and across the street from ABC Warehouse)
Time:  7 p.m.  Cost: $10 (includes food and nonalcoholic beverages
To RSVP or for more information please contact Philis 586-254-1284 or desaele@wideopenwest.com

More about Michael D. Lafaive   http://www.mackinac.org/bio.aspx?ID=4


Fundraiser Supporting Kathy Elliott for Chesterfield Township Treasurer

Kathy ElliottDate:  Monday, September 17, 2012, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

At the Home of Bob Mitchell, 49708 Nautical, Chesterfield, MI 48047

To RSVP, email:  kitkath@sbcglobal.net  or call 586-690-2855

Event Information:
Please join us in supporting the candidacy of Kathy Elliott for Chesterfield Township Treasurer. The host committee would like to personally invite you to attend a wine tasting fundraiser. This will be a great time to meet Kathy personally and network with neighbors, friends and community and business leaders.

Join me on:
Monday September 17th, 2012
5:30p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
At the home of:
Bob Mitchell
49708 Nautical
Chesterfield, MI 48047

Hosted by:
Duane & Kathy Vosburg
Craig & Maria Sherman
Bill & Sheryl Jarvis
Bob & Susan Eisenhardt
Dan & Michelle Acciavatti

Catered by Culinary Expressions Catering, Inc.


Listing of this event does not constitute endorsement by the RCNMC.  This event is listed as a service for Republican candidates for office in the North Macomb County area.

September Super Saturday

Michigan Republican PartyDate:
Saturday, September 15, 2012 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Macomb Victory Center
13285 Hall Road, Utica, MI

Contact: Victoria Czapski at Victoria@mivictory.org

Event Information:
We are  looking for help on both phones and people to go door-to-door to identify Romney and Republican supporters. This is a great  time to go out in force and get Conservatives in position to win in the general election. Phone shifts run from: 9am – 12pm, 12pm-3pm, 3pm-6pm and 6pm-9pm. Door shifts start from: 9am – 12:30pm, 12pm-3:30pm, and 3pm – 6:30pm. Please contact me via email or phone to schedule a time: Victoria@mivictory.org or 586-212-1785. If you come in to make calls during the next week you can also inform me on when you can help out.

As always please stop by at any time to help identify voters Monday – Saturday 9am to 9pm. Also feel free to contact me via email when you can come in to help out.

Thank You in Advance,

Victoria Czapski

The Liberty Seminar: America’s Founding Principles and the 2012 Michigan Ballot Proposals with Keynote Speaker Clifford W. Taylor

Tuesday, September 15, 2012, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Lexington Lansing Hotel, 925 South Creyts Road, Lansing, Mich. 48917

Contact: Call the Mackinac Center at 989-631-0900

Event Information:
The Mackinac Center is pleased to invite you to its forthcoming Liberty Seminar, which features keynote speaker Clifford W. Taylor, retired chief justice of the Michigan Supreme Court. Justice Taylor will join Mackinac Center policy analysts in considering five of Michigan’s 2012 ballot proposals in light of our country’s founding principles of personal and economic liberty.

All attendees will receive a complete collection of Liberty Seminar materials covering:

  • the fundamental principles of freedom
  • liberty and the rule of law
  • the relationship between free markets and personal liberty.

Lexington Lansing Hotel, Saturday, September 15, 2012

925 South Creyts Road, Lansing, Mich. 48917

(The hotel is offering an event rate for those wishing to stay the night — Friday night or Saturday night — for $139. Just mention the “Mackinac Center event rate” when booking your room. Call 877-539-7070 for reservations.)

Event Information
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Keynote Address by Clifford W. Taylor
10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Program Sessions
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Program Sessions

Advance registration is required.

Sales and Registration
Individual tickets: $30 (not tax-deductible)

Two ways to register:

Payment is by credit card only (Visa, MasterCard, Discover).

  • Registration and payment must be received by the Mackinac Center by Tuesday, September 11, 2012; tickets will not be sold at the door.
  • Attire is casual. No assigned seating.