Goochland Republican Women

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Calendar of Activities and Events


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March 19 - Goochland Republican Mass Meeting doors will open at for registration 6:00 pm Meeting to begin at 7:00 pm – Grace Church, Rt 6, Goochland Courthouse.


March 26 - Goochland Republican Committee Monthly Meeting, 12:30 Richmond Country Club - Pete Snyder Primary Candidate for Virginia Lieutenant Governor will speak.


GRW will not hold a regular monthly meeting  in April because of the convention.


April 12-14 – VFRW Convention Lansdowne Resort, Leesburg, Va. 877-509-8400 for reservations.


April 30 - Goochland Republican Committee Monthly Meeting, 12:30 Richmond Country Club E.W. Jackson, Primary Candidate for Virginia Lieutenant Governor will speak.


May 8 Fundraiser –Hermitage Country Club Terry Beatley will speak on “Parental Rights in the Global Context” Please call your Supervisor, School Board and teachers and ask them to attend this important meeting. Also candidates running for Attorney General have been invited.


May 17-18 – State Convention - Richmond Virginia



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January 31, 12:30 pm Richmond Country Club GRC Meeting


February 3, 2012 10:00 am Coffee & Social, 10:30 GRW Regular Monthly Meeting Speaker - Donna Holt, Campaign for Liberty, Speaking on Agenda 21 “Connect the Dots”


March 2, 2012 10:00 am Coffee & Social, 10:30 GRW Regular Monthly Meeting - Health Month Women’s Heart Health


April 6th, 2012 10:00 am Coffee & Social, 10:30 GRW Regular Monthly Meeting – Senator Elect Tom Garrett will give us a Legislative Update


April 20-22, VFRW Convention Williamsburg Lodge


May 4th, 2012 - 10:00 am Coffee & Social, 10:30 GRW Regular Monthly Meeting – Plan to join your GRW friends Friday, May 4, 10:00 a.m. at the Manakin Fire Station, 180 River Road West, Manakin-Sabot, Va. 23103 for coffee and conversation followed by the 10:30 a.m. business meeting and our speaker is Robin Traywick Williams. Her topic is “The Diary of a Schizophrenic Writer: Can Humor and Politics Co-exist?” Robin is the author of two books about Goochland County.


Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. Learning and Development Manager and our March GRW speaker Lisa Dyson and HDL phlebotomy supervisor Terry Duesberry have arranged for GRW members to participate in the HDL "Friends and Family" program free of charge during the May 4 GRW meeting.  Each member that chooses to participate will have the complete cardiovascular panel run on their blood which comprises approximately 85 different tests.  The patient report will be mailed to your physician for discussion during your next appointment.


May 10th, 2012 – 6:00 p.m. GRW Annual Fundraiser – Cocktail Buffet @ Lucks Stone



 In order to be eligible to vote in the REPUBLICAN PRIMARY ELECTION to be held on Tuesday, JUNE 12, 2012, you must register no later than 4:30 p.m. on MAY 21, 2012.


JUNE 9th at 5:00 pm is the last day for this election on which absentee ballots may be voted in person by qualified applicants.


June 12th, 2012 – The Republican Primary Election – Please Vote



Summer Hiatus (June - August)


September 7th, 2012 10:00 am Coffee & Social, 10:30 GRW Regular Monthly Meeting – Senator Tom Garrett and Delegate Peter Farrell will give us a Legislative Updates.  Lunch to follow at the Country Club of Richmond.




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August 23, 2011 Primary Elections for General Assembly and/or Local Offices


September 9, 2011 Friday 5:30 GRW Potluck Supper Featuring Pat Mullins, Chairman, Republican Party of Virginia

September 27, 2011 Tuesday 12:30 p.m. Richmond Country Club GRC Meeting


October 1, 2011 Saturday Congressman Eric Cantor’s Republican Round Up 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Snag-a-job Pavillion FREE


October 7, 2011 Friday, 10:00 am Carpool from Manakin Fire Station for GRW Women’s Health Day at Cooper Winery. Dr. Jaquelyn Hoggewill speak on the latest issues & controversies in Mammography and Breast Cancer. Box Lunches by White Hawk Music Cafe will be ordered in advance for $9.00. Cooper Winery is located at 13372 Shannon Hill Road, Louisa, Virginia 23093.  RSVP with your lunch order to Kathy Crockett at


October 22, 2011 Saturday 11:00-1:30 The Goochland County Republican Committee invites you to 2011 Candidates Event With Special Guest Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli with VA Senate Candidate, Tom Garrett We have 17 Republican Candidates running in Goochland Come and meet them! The event is free, with music, and food prepared by Jon Nadolski Location:   Orapax Farm 3835 River Road West, Goochland, VA (3.1 miles west of the Goochland Admin Building (the old High School)  on Route 6) Hosted by Tom Dykers Please RSVP to Facebook:  Goochland Republican Committee E-mail: Paid for by the Goochland County Republican Committee


October 25, 2011 12:30 p.m. Richmond Country Club GRC Meeting


November 4, 2011 GRW Meeting T/B/A


November 8, 2011 General Elections

for General Assembly and Local Offices


November 29, 2011 GRC Meeting 12:30 Richmond Country Club


December 2-4   28th Annual Don Huffman Advance at Homestead Resort


December 9, 2011 Jennifer Byler Institute application due


December GRW Holiday Brunch T/B/A




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2010 Calendar of Activities and Events


January 8, 10:00 AM

Guest Speaker Ms. Jamie Radtke, Chairman

Federation of Virginia Tea Party Patriots and

President of the Richmond Tea Party

February 5, 10:00 AM

Weather Cancellation


March 4, 7:00 PM

Guest Speaker Mr. Jay Ipson, Founder & Executive Director

Virginia Holocaust Museum


April 9, 10:00 AM

Guest Speaker Ms Kate Obenshaine, VP of Young America's FoundationPolitical Commentator, Former RPV Chiarwomen

May 11, 11:00 AM

Annual Fundraising Event

Guest Speaker Eric Cantor (R)


Summer Hiatus (June - August)


September 9, 7:00 PM

Guest Speaker Ms. Thelma Drake

Manakin Firehouse GRW Meeting

September 28, 12:30 pm
Enzo’s Restaurant Goochland Republican Committee
October 1, 10:00 am
Park at Manakin Firestation to Carpool to Massey Cancer Center for tour.  
Tour and 11:30 Box lunch at Thalhimer Pavillion returning at approx. 2:30 pm
October 2,
Republican Round Up with Rep. Eric Cantor,
October 16, 1:00 PM 
Join with GRC at Orapax, 3831 River Road W, Goochland, VA
For The Goochland Republican Rally with Eric Cantor
October 26, 12:30 pm
Enzo’s Restaurant GRC Meeting
November 2, 2010 Election Day
          Remember to VOTE
November 11, 7:00 pm
Guest Speaker Ross MacKenzie
Election Wrap up and commentary
GRW Meeting