Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

Date & Time        Place        Description
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
6:30-8:00pm
Education and Arts Bldg, Room 1011
1002 Esther St.
Free parking in lot behind building.
St. Joseph County Candidate Forum. Q&A with candidates running for St. Joseph County office in contested races: County Council, Board of Commissioners, Circuit Court Judge, Coroner, Recorder, and uncontested races: Surveyor, Treasurer. Planned Questions 6:30-7:30, Audience Questions (screened, submitted on note cards)7:30 + 8:00. Free and open to the public.
Monday, October 10, 2016
6:30-8:30pm
Education and Arts Building, Room 1011
1002 Esther St.,
Free parking in lot behind building.
School Board Forum - South Bend Community Schools. This event will include opening candidate statements, Q&A with timed responses, closing candidate statements, and reception to meet the candidates.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
6:30-8:00pm
IU South Bend
Room 1011 Education and Arts Bldg.
1002 Esther St.
Parking in lot behind building.
Candidate Debate - United States Congress District 2. Two of the three candidates in this race have confirmed they will participate in this debate: Lynn Coleman (D) and Ron Cenkush (L).
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
6:30-8:30pm
Education and Arts Building, Room 1011
1002 Esther St.
Free parking in lot behind building
Indiana House Candidate Debates. The event will feature a series of back-to-back 30-35 minute debates featuring candidates running in local districts 7, 8, and 21.

District 7
Justin Chupp (R), Joe Taylor III (D), James Gillen II (L)

District 8
Ryan Dvorak (D), Richard (Dick) Pfeil (R)

District 21
Timothy Wesco (R), Jodi Buoscio (D), Ethan Legg (L)]

A short reception will follow allowing for informal interaction with community members.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
6:30-8:00pm
Indiana University South Bend
Room 1011, Education and Arts Building
1002 Esther Street
Parking in lot behind Building
Indiana Senate Candidate Debates. The event will feature back-to-back debates featuring candidates running in Districts 10 and 8.

District 10
David Niezgodski (D), Gerard Arthus (L)

District 8
Mike Bohacek (R), Maxine Spenner (D)

A short reception will follow allowing for informal interaction with community members.