Don’t Just Stand There…RUN! to be held April 4, 7:00 p.m.

Considering running for public office? Or maybe helping someone run for office? Interested in how local campaigns work?

The League of Women Voters of Newton invites candidates, potential candidates, campaign managers, campaign treasurers, and all interested citizens to a workshop on Thursday, April 4, 7:00-8:30 p.m., at Newton City Hall, room 211, with practical information and advice about political campaigns by a group of knowledgeable panelists, as follows:

  • David Olson, Newton City Clerk, will give an overview of the local filing and state requirements.
  • Marcia Johnsonformer Ward 2 City Councilor, will discuss being a candidate and an elected official while working and being a parent.
  • Greg ReibmanPresident of the Newton-Needham Regional Chamber, a blogger at Village 14, and former editor with the TAB, Boston Herald and PBS World Channel, will discuss effective press/media communications.

Bring your questions and concerns for our panel of experts!

Contact the League of Women Voters of Newton at 617-383-4598 or info@lwvnewton.orgwith any questions.