Midtown: Community

Club Notes

Democratic Women of Wake meeting

Democratic Women of Wake County will meet at noon Thursday, May 31, at the N.C. State University Club, 4200 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. N.C. Policy Watch Director Chris Fitzsimon and Public Policy Polling Director Tom Jensen will recap and analyze the results of the May 8 primary election. The buffet lines open at 11:30 a.m. The cost is $18 for members, $20 for nonmembers and $5 for those who do not want to eat lunch. For reservations, email democraticwomenwakecounty@gmail.com or call 919-467-0151. The deadline for reservations is 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 29.

Newcomers Club of Raleigh meeting

The Newcomers Club of Raleigh will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, June 1, at the JJ Crowder Masonic Lodge #743, 9920 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh.

For more information, go to newcomersclubraleigh.org.

Jefferson-Jackson breakfast

Democratic Women of Wake County will host the 43rd annual Jefferson-Jackson Breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 16, at the Raleigh Convention Center in downtown Raleigh. Registration begins at 8 a.m.

State Sen. Nina Turner of Ohio will speak. Proceeds from ticket sales and sponsorship packages will be used to help fund Democratic candidates in the 2012 and 2013 elections.

Advance tickets are $40 through June 9; after that date and at the door, they are $50. For the ticket/sponsorship registration form, visit www.dwwc.net.