Stephen Farnsworth Discusses Presidential Communication

Stephen J. Farnsworth, professor of political science and international affairs and director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies at the University of Mary Washington, will speak on the topic of his latest book, “Presidential Communication and Character,” at the Lake of the Woods Community Center on Sunday, April 28, 1:00 p.m. in Classroom 2. The event is sponsored by the Lake of the Woods Democratic Club.

The book traces news management by the White House during America’s changing media environment over the past two decades beginning with the Clinton administration.

Dr. Farnsworth’s political commentary appears in many media outlets, including the New York TimesWashington PostPBS NewsHour, PoliticoC-SPAN and BBC World. He has lectured to domestic and international audiences on the news media, the presidency and elections. He holds a Ph.D. and a master’s degree from Georgetown University and bachelor’s degrees from the University of Missouri and Dartmouth College.

Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger Announces Three Town Halls

Save a date!

First Town Hall – RSVP details to be announced
Tuesday, February 19, 6:00-7:00 pm 
Goochland Recreational Center
2415 Sandy Hook Road
Goochland VA, 23060

Second Town Hall – RSVP details to be announced
Saturday, February 23, 3:00-4:00 pm
Marshall Center
8802 Courthouse Road
Spotsylvania VA, 22553

Third Town Hall – RSVP details to be announced
Tuesday, March 19, 6:00-7:00 pm
Nottoway High School 
5267 Old Nottoway Road
Crewe VA, 23930 

This announcement will be updated as additional information becomes available.

August 11 – Tri-County Fundraiser for Abigail Spanberger

The Democratic committees of Culpeper, Orange and Spotsylvania counties and the Lake of the Woods Democratic Club will host a fundraiser for Abigail Spanberger, our candidate for Congress from Virginia’s 7th Congressional District.

  • When:
    • Saturday, August 11 from 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Where:
    • Lake of the Woods Community Center
    • 110 Sweetbriar Park Rd.
    • Locust Grove, VA

A minimum $20 per person contribution may be paid at the door or online. For online reservations, please visit RSVP by Aug. 8.
If you cannot attend but would like to support, please visit Support Abigail.

For more information, please contact Emma Carl.

Candidate Meet & Greet with Abigail Spanberger

Bill Speiden is hosting a meet and greet with Abigail Spanberger at his home, 12046 Blue Hill Dr, Somerset, VA, on February 9th, 2018 from 6-7:30PM.

This is a great opportunity to meet one of our candidates for the 7th CD Democratic nomination in an informal, personal setting.

Please RSVP by February 7 if you can make it.  If you have any questions, or would just like more information about Abigail,  please contact Emma Carl.

Lake of the Woods Progressive Action Network Candidate Forum: Diane Fraser

Diane Fraser, another of the four Democratic candidates for the 7th Congressional District seat, is coming to visit Lake of the Woods to meet with members of LOWPAN (“huddle”), the LOW Democratic Club and Orange County Dems.

The session with her is set for Feb. 7 at 7:00 PM in Classroom 1 at the Community Center at 110 Sweetbriar Park Rd, Locust Grove, VA.  For this informal session, Diane has been asked to make a brief presentation then answer questions.  This is another great opportunity to get to know one of the candidates for the 7th CD Democratic nomination in an intimate setting!

Please contact David Kraus if you are coming from outside of LOW in order to get access at the gate.