13 Days Out: The Push to Beacon Hill
Oct
24
6:30 PM18:30

13 Days Out: The Push to Beacon Hill

  • The Home of Pat and Bob Gustavson (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We’re NOT Superstitious!

Let’s get this campaign across the finish line. Join us for a night of feasting, friendship, and support for Allison Gustavson’s campaign for State Representative in the 4th Essex district. Enjoy Greek delicacies and delicious wines as we rally for the final days of this consequential election. 

Suggested contribution: $25, $50, $100, $200

Donate here: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/13daysout

Location: 27 Bunker Hill Road, Ipswich

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Rowley Matters
Oct
23
7:00 PM19:00

Rowley Matters

A Conversation about the Upcoming Election

Meet Allison Gustavson, candidate for State Representative, for a discussion about the 4th Essex District. Here’s a chance to talk with her about the issues that most affect our community: education funding, environment, opioid crisis, and economic opportunity. Hear her vision for our region. Ask questions! 

RSVP here: https://secure.ngpvan.com/_8-JiTtbLUqpQ4INFHjh5g2

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Candidate’s Forum
Oct
17
7:30 PM19:30

Candidate’s Forum

  • Masconomet Regional High School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The League of Women Voters of Topsfield/Boxford/Middleton is hosting a Candidate’s Forum on Wednesday, October 17 at 7:30 PM in the Masconomet Regional High School auditorium in Boxford.

We are inviting candidates for State Representative in the general election with constituents living in the towns represented by our League, specifically the 2nd Essex, 4th Essex, 13th Essex, and 18th Essex districts.

This forum provides an opportunity for the voters to meet the candidates before the general election, and for candidates to present their views and qualifications.

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MASS DEMS - Coordinated Canvass Get Out The Vote Training
Oct
14
4:00 PM16:00

MASS DEMS - Coordinated Canvass Get Out The Vote Training

  • Ipswich Coordinated Campaign Office (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us in Ipswich for a regional Get Out The Vote (GOTV) training! Learn about your local GOTV plan, meet staff and volunteers from the Massachusetts Democratic Coordinated Campaign, and find out how you can help support Democrats up and down the ballot!

Sign-up here → https://secure.ngpvan.com/hordAlSXjEyR0BJ1UTMlSQ2

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Monarchs and a Representative
Oct
14
2:00 PM14:00

Monarchs and a Representative

Bring the kids and meet Allison Gustavson, candidate for State Representative, in our native pollinator garden. Make milkweed seed balls to take home with Katie Hone, “The Monarch Gardener.” Meet live monarchs and learn about planting your own native garden to sustain these butterflies and other pollinators.

The adults will get a chance to talk with Allison about our community’s needs and priorities. It will be the most family-friendly event of this remarkable election season!

Message us for more information about this private-party.

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May The Frost Be With You
Aug
29
2:00 PM14:00

May The Frost Be With You

Sometimes moms and dads get their best chance to talk while the kids are running around. Grab a bowl of White Farms ice cream (and a lightsaber!), meet Allison Gustavson, and learn about her campaign while the kids enjoy the waning days of summer at a favorite local playground! All are welcome!

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Aug
28
6:30 PM18:30

The Nature of this Election

You are invited to a special evening of great writing, powerful words, and community action. Bill Sargent, the region’s expert on the North Shore’s environmental challenges, will speak. Award winning poet, Danielle Jones-Pruitt, will share her moving work. Join us for conversation, inspiration, and climate change (here and at the State House) as we celebrate the campaign of Allison Gustavson for State Representative in the 4th Essex District.

Hear her thoughts on smart policies for coastal resiliency as we head into one of the most consequential elections that the towns of Ipswich, Hamilton, Wenham, Manchester, Topsfield and Rowley have seen in decades.

You can play a crucial role in this election by bringing friends, who have not met Allison, to this gathering. Help us build one big enthusiastic crowd!

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Aug
24
7:00 AM07:00

Sendoff for HUGS Tri-Town to Newtown Bike Ride

Hands Up for Gun Safety is having a 3-day bike ride to bring awareness to the gun violence prevention movement. The ride will start on Friday, August 24 in Topsfield, MA and end on Sunday, August 26t in Newtown, CT. Let's give them a great send-off!! This is early in the morning and is short, so it gives you the rest of the day to enjoy other plans!

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Women's Empowerment Weekend
Aug
18
to Aug 19

Women's Empowerment Weekend

Join Allison and Team Warren in Manchester on Saturday and in Ipswich on Sunday to talk to women voters about the importance of this year's election. 
Out of the 160 current Massachusetts State Representative, only 39 are Women. Each turf we knock for Allison and Elizabeth this weekend will contain 39 doors. Each canvasser will knock 1 door for every woman representing us. We need you to help us elect more women! 

WHAT: Manchester Women's Empowerment
WHERE: Masconomo Park Manchester, MA
WHEN: Saturday, August 18
10AM, 2PM and 4PM Meet Ups

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WHAT: Ipswich Women's Empowerment
WHERE: Winthrop Elementary Ipswich, MA
WHEN: Sunday, August 19
10AM, 2PM and 4PM Meet Ups

Sign Up for Ipswich

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Wenham Talks
Aug
16
8:00 AM08:00

Wenham Talks

Allison will be hosting a meet and greet on Thursday, August 16th at the Wenham Tea House* from 8-9:30AM. 

Chat with Allison about her race for State Rep and ask questions about her proactive vision for the 4th Essex and her plan to do more for our community. 

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Aug
11
to Aug 12

Cardboard Box City

Cardboard Box City provides young people and their families with a greater, personal understanding of the challenges facing homeless families here in our own community.  Individuals, families or groups spend the night in a cardboard box they bring and decorate. 

Sign up here

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Weekend of Action
Aug
11
to Aug 12

Weekend of Action

It’s true what we say: this race is going to be determined by the number of doors we knock on. And we can’t do it without YOU! As we gear up with less than 13 weeks until election day, we are sprinting toward that finish line. It’s not too early to get involved—we need every single one of our supporters out there knocking on doors spreading Allison’s proactive vision. You have the power to join in and be a collective part of the solution. Take it

We’re expanding our outreach this weekend! We have multiple opportunities to meet up in multiple towns. Our goal is have 10 volunteers in Wenham, 10 volunteers in Ipswich, 10 volunteers in Topsfield, and 10 volunteers in Hamilton. That’s it. Can you be one of those 10?

Sign up below! All you have to do is click on the town that is most convenient for you then choose your shift!

WHAT: WENHAM VOTER OUTREACH
WHERE:
 Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Hamilton, MA
WHEN: Saturday, August 11
   10AM, 2PM and 4PM Meet Ups

Sign Up For Wenham

WHAT: IPSWICH VOTER OUTREACH
WHERE:
 Winthrop Elementary School
Ipswich, MA
WHEN: Saturday, August 11
   11AM and 1PM Meet Ups

Sign Up For Ipswich

WHAT: TOPSFIELD VOTER OUTREACH
WHERE:
 Gazebo on the Common
Topsfield, MA
WHEN: Sunday, August 12
   10AM, 2PM and 4PM Meet Ups

Sign Up For Topsfield

WHAT: HAMILTON VOTER OUTREACH
WHERE:
 Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Hamilton, MA
WHEN: Sunday, August 12
   11AM and 1PM Meet Ups

Sign Up For Hamilton

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Wine Tasting & House Party
Aug
9
6:00 PM18:00

Wine Tasting & House Party

YOU ARE INVITED TO A WINE TASTING & HOUSE PARTY HOSTED BYCHRIS PRAH, BAMBI SNODGRASS, AND ANTIGONI WOODLAND

Please join us for a fun filled evening of wine, food, good company...AND do your part to support democracy at the same time!

Thursday, August 9
6:00PM
15 Pheasant Lane Topsfield, MA 01983

Suggested contribution:
$35      $100      $250      $500      $1,000


Please contribute using ActBlue: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/8-9winetasting
Or send a check to:
Gustavson Committee
P.O. Box 56
Manchester, MA 01944 

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Phone Bank Party
Aug
8
6:00 PM18:00

Phone Bank Party

Knocking doors isn't the only way to share your enthusiasm for Allison's candidacy! Every Wednesday, join us for a phone banking party—we'll snack, socialize, and invigorate democracy!

Join our group at 13 Moses Hill Rd in Manchester from 6-8PM. Follow the Allison Gustavson signs to find our "office!"

Feel free to stop by at anytime you can. All you need is your cellphone and a determination to help Allison win!

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Environmental Activist Weekend
Aug
4
to Aug 5

Environmental Activist Weekend

  • Winthrop Elementary School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Allison has made advocating for proactive environmental legislation a central focus of her campaign. Our coastal community is amongst the most vulnerable to climate change and its impacts. It's time to elect new leaders that are going to make environmental protection a priority! Join Allison and environmental activists from the community to champion Allison's vision during a weekend of action.

WHERE: Winthrop Elementary Ipswich, MA
WHEN: Saturday, August 4 and Sunday, August 5
             10AM, 2PM, and 4PM Meet Ups

If you know you can make it sign up for a shift below or feel free to stop by this weekend! We'll be pounding the pavement rain or shine. 

Sign Up For Saturday 10AM

Sign Up For Saturday 2PM

Sign Up For Saturday 4PM

Sign Up For Sunday 10AM

Sign Up For Sunday 2PM

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Phone Bank Kickoff!
Aug
1
5:00 PM17:00

Phone Bank Kickoff!

Knocking doors isn't the only way to share your enthusiasm for Allison's candidacy! Next Wednesday, join us for a phone banking party—we'll snack, socialize, and invigorate democracy! Feel free to stop by at anytime you can. All you need is your cellphone and a determination to help Allison win!

Sign Up Now

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Ipswich Talks
Jul
31
8:00 AM08:00

Ipswich Talks

Allison will be hosting a meet and greet on Tuesday, July 31st at Zumi's from 8-9:30AM. 

Chat with Allison about her race for State Rep and ask questions about her proactive vision for the 4th Essex and her plan to do more for our community. 

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Sprint to the Finish
Jul
28
to Jul 29

Sprint to the Finish

This Sunday marks 100 days until Election Day!

We have thousands of doors left to knock. It's mathematically impossible to do this on our own: join Allison for our first countdown weekend of action, step up and ensure this campaign a victory. Meet in Masconomo Park for a quick training before heading out to knock on doors! 

WHAT: Sprint to the Finish with Allison

WHERE: Masconomo Park Manchester, MA

WHEN: Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29

             10AM, 1PM, and 4PM Meet Ups

If you know you can make it sign up for a shift below or feel free to stop by this weekend! We'll be pounding the pavement rain or shine. 

Sign Up For Saturday 10AM

Sign Up For Saturday 1PM

Sign Up For Saturday 4PM

Sign Up For Sunday 10AM

Sign Up For Sunday 1PM

Sign Up For Sunday 4PM 

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