Next regularly-scheduled Eastside Dems event is the annual picnic on Thursday, June 21. Family and friends are welcome. BYOB….but no glass. We will be welcoming and honoring our 2018 Hamilton County Judicial Slate.

picnic 2018

*** Fall 2018 meeting dates TBD – ordinarily held @ St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 8101 Beechmont Ave. 45255.  Refreshments at 7:00 PM. Meeting starts promptly at 7:30 PM.

Early 2018 voting starts October 10 here:

Hamilton County Board of Elections – 4700 Smith Road, Cincinnati, OH 45212  Phone 513.632.7000.

More details at

Voter Registration PDF here – can be printed and sent in to BoE.

Any person who will be 18 by November 6, 2018 is eligible to vote in the May Primary, but they must be registered by April 9, 2018 to do so. Those voting in the primary as a 17 year old will be given a special Candidate Only ballot. They will not be eligible to vote on issues.

The 2017 annual picnic was a huge success

Picnic 2017

INDIVISIBLE513.ORG has a really nice calendar of all regional events


Questions about Facebook? Twitter? Tech Talk materials are HERE

OHIO Voter Registration lookup is HERE:

HERE are some great websites for information on various topics (Environment, Right to Work is Wrong, etc.)


U.S. House of Representatives – 2nd District (Brad Wenstrup website)
U.S. Senator – Sherrod Brown
U.S. Senator – Rob Portman

Ohio Governor – John Kasich
Ohio Senate – Steve Wilson
Ohio House of Representatives – Tom Brinkman, Jr.

Other websites of interest

Candidate webpages for 2018 campaigns


Eastside Dems is a group of progressive-minded individuals from the eastern side of Cincinnati.

Meeting Location/Timing

Meetings are held at St. Timothy Episcopal,  8101 Beechmont Ave. 45255. The group ordinarily meets at 7:30 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday of the month.


Membership fees are ordinarily collected at club meetings. Annual costs are: individual – $15; family – $25 (family is all Democratic party family members living at the same address who are age 18 or older)

Copies of the Membership Form and Payment Form are also attached. We will be collecting 2017 dues at the Jan 19 and future meetings. (New members that joined at Anderson Days or in the Fall are paid for 2017)

New members can fill out this Membership Form and mail it in. Existing members can use this Dues Form.

Club Leadership

President – Bonnie Dunkleman (contact via email)
Vice-President – Steve Schrader
Secretary –  Susan Plageman (contact via email)
Treasurer – Lori Krafte
Sergeant at Arms – Margaret Stigler

People can also use this URL to get to our website —