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Last Updated: 09/02/2014

September, 2014

3 Dr. Dan Benishek District Office Hours
2:00 PM Location: Dr. Benishek Iron Mountain Office, 500 S. Stephenson Ave., Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Contact: Dr. Benishek Office - 877-376-5613Add to Calendar
4 Sam Singh Community Coffee
9:00 AM Location: East Lansing Senior Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing, MI 48823
Contact: Sam Singh
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4 Martin Waymire: Celebrating 10 Years
5:00 PM Location: Potter Park Zoo, 1301 S. Pennsylvania Avenue, Lansing, MI 48912
Contact: Stacy Anderson - 517-485-6600
sanderson@martinwaymire.comAdd to Calendar
4 Tom Barrett Reception
5:30 PM Speaker of the House Jase Bolger

Location: The Nash Residence, 921 Old Erin Way, Lansing, MI, 921 Old Erin Way, Lansing, MI
Contact: Meredith Willey - 616-485-8313
mwilley@grassrootsmidwest.comAdd to Calendar
5 Senator Phil Pavlov September Office Hours
7:30 AM Location: Red Dog Cafe, 208 Main Street, Yale, MI 48097
Contact: Brenda Resch - (517) 373-7708Add to Calendar
10 Meet & Greet with Lana Theis - Candidate for State Representative 42nd District
5:00 PM Location: The Governors Room, 121 W. Allegan St., Lansing, MI 48911
Contact: Lana Theis
info@lanatheis.comAdd to Calendar
15 Fundraiser Breakfast with Rick Snyder (Sponsored by Detroit Regional Chamber)
8:00 AM The Honorable Sandy Baruah, President & CEO, Detroit Regional Chamber

Location: Detroit Regional Chamber, One Woodward Avenue, Suite 1900, Detroit, MI 48226
Contact: Brad Williams - 517-402-1744
bwilliam@detroitchamber.comAdd to Calendar
17 Log Cabin Republicans 2014 Spirit of Lincoln Dinner (Sponsored by Log Cabin Republicans)
6:00 PM Mary Cheney

Location: The Grand Hyatt, 1000 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
Contact: Gregory T. Angelo - 202-420-7873
angelo@logcabin.orgAdd to Calendar
18 Ray Franz Fundraiser
7:30 AM Location: Kelley Cawthorne, 208 N. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48915
Contact: Jennifer Smeltzer - 231-649-4019
jennifersmeltzer@gmail.comAdd to Calendar
19 Senator Phil Pavlov September Office Hours
7:30 AM Location: Riviera Restrauant, 475 Water Street, Marine City, MI 48039
Contact: Brenda ReschAdd to Calendar
19 Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville Golf Outing
8:00 AM First ShotGun at 8 AM Second ShotGun at 1 PM

Location: Stonebridge Golf Club in Ann Arbor, 1825 Clubhouse Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Contact: Nicole Marble - 517 267- 9012
nmarble@sterlingcorporation.comAdd to Calendar
19 MPLP 2014 Fellows Reception (Sponsored by MSU Michigan Political Leadership Program)
8:00 PM Location: Rooftop of Lambert Edwards & Associates, 47 Commerce Avenue, SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Contact: RSVP to Linda Cleary - 517-353-0891
clearyl@msu.eduAdd to Calendar
21 54th Annual Phil Hart Dinner (Sponsored by Oakland County Democratic Party)
0 Time and Guest Speakers to be announced at a later date

Location: Club Venetian, 29310 John R. Road, Madison Heights, MI 48071
Contact: Angela Powell - 248-838-9802
angelapowell12@gmail.comAdd to Calendar
22 Stacy Erwin Oakes Coffee Connection
5:00 PM Location: Bob Evans, 2832 Tittabawassee Road, Saginaw, MI 48604
Contact: Stacy Erwin Oakes - 517-373-0152
stacyerwinoakes@house.mi.govAdd to Calendar
23 Ben Glardon Fall Breakfast Fundraiser
7:30 AM Location: Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association, 332 Townsend Street, Lansing, MI 48933
Contact: Maggie Graham - 517-281-7473
ritagraham@email.comAdd to Calendar
23 ICBA Business Court Education Luncheon Lecture (Sponsored by Fraser Trebilcock Davis & Dunlap, PC, Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC, Dykema Gossett, PLLC, Clark Hill, PLC)
12:00 PM Charles Lawler, Clark Hill PLC, Scott Mandel, Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC, Ted W. Seitz, Dykema Gossett PLLC, Judge Paula J. Manderfield Ret., Fraser Trebilcock Davis & Dunlap PC

Location: Thomas M. Cooley Law School, 300 S. Capital Ave., Lansing, MI 48933
Contact: Ingham County Bar Association - (517) 627-3938
info@inghambar.orgAdd to Calendar
24 MASA Fall Conference 'Leading Change in a Time of Change' (Sponsored by MASA)
8:00 AM Location: Grand Traverse Resort
http://www.gomasa.orgAdd to Calendar
24 Secretary of State Ruth Johnson Lunch Reception
11:30 AM Location: Michigan Health & Hospital Association, Capitol Tower, 110 W. Michigan Ave., Suite 1200, Lansing, MI
Contact: RSVP to - 517-803-8225
ruthjohnsonevents@gmail.comAdd to Calendar
October, 2014(4 Events)
November, 2014(2 Events)
September, 2015(1 Event)
October, 2015(1 Event)

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