January 2018

1/9   Executive meeting is on Tuesday the 9th at 7:00pm at our downtown Headquarters.

1/23 Tuesday-The Republican Men’s Club will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday January 23, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at AJ’s Restaurant in Lenoir.  Superior Court Judge Dan Kuehnert will be our guest speaker.  Come on out and get to know our Superior Court Judge.  What an opportunity to meet an official you vote on.  Bill Stone, (who was appointed by Pat McCrory) with the Board of Elections will talk about the law changes that have been established after this last election.   We will also talk about the election of new officers for the Men’s Club that will be voted on in our February meeting.

1/23 Tuesday– Women’s Club meeting will be at Mayflower Restaurant at 7pm

February 2018

2/13 Tuesday–  Executive Meeting at our Headquarters  at 913 West Ave. Downtown Lenoir at 7PM.  This is open to all Republican’s.  Please come and get involved and volunteer.

2/27 Tuesday Men’s Club meeting at AJ’s Family Restaurant at 7pm.  Please come early for a Dutch treat dinner.  The yearly membership fee is only $10.  At the January meeting, we established 16 members.  Great start to the new year.   Our key note speaker will be Tom Wallace who is with Fortress of Faith.  He will be speaking on the refugee placement of 30,000 Middle Easterners in NC and other important subject matters.  Please come and join and volunteer. 

2/27 Tuesday Women’s Club meeting at 7pm at Mayflower Restaurant.  Come early for a Dutch treat dinner.   Memberships for this year are happening.   Republican women please come and join and volunteer to help the election process this coming year.  Key note speaker will be Sheriff Alan Jones

March 2018

3/13  Thursday:  Executive meeting at our HQ at 7pm.

3/17   Saturday:  County Convention at Lenoir Public Library  Please consider coming to this important meeting.  Delegates to the District Convention will be established for this year.   This will get you into the State Convention.    All registered Republicans are encouraged to attend this very special meeting.  Come and get involved.  This is how you get to go to the National and State Conventions.

Registration 9am

Precinct Convention 9:30-10:00
County Convention 1000-12:30
3/20 Tuesday  Men’s Club meeting will be moved to this date to accommodate our speakers.  Destin Hall our Caldwell County State Representative along with Deanna Ballard our State Senator will be our key note speakers.   The subject will be “The state of Caldwell County now and going forward”.  Superior Court Judge Dan Kuehnert,  Commissioner Michael LaBrose, Commissioner Donnie Potter and District Attorney David Learner  will speak to the group as well.  Location is still at AJ’s Restaurant at 7pm.  Come early for a Dutch treat dinner and good seating.  

Aril 2018

4/7 Saturday will be our Lincoln Reagan Dinner at the Broyhill Center with Governor Pat McCrory, two term Governor James “Jim” Martin along with Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jackson as our key note speakers.   This is a formal event with table side service.  Food and service will be from the Caldwell County Culinary School.  Fee to attend is $50 per person.   Time will be 6pm and please come early for signing in.  This is a can’t miss event with photo ops etc.     

4/7 Saturday  We are going to have our Headquarters open from 4pm until at least 7pm and maybe longer.  Today is the first day of the monthly Cruise Inn rally in downtown Lenoir.  Come on by and say hello.  Ask questions and even register to vote or change party affiliation.  Come and get your photo taken with Trump with our life size cutout. 

4/10 Tuesday:  CCRP EXCOM & Party Meeting at Party HQ’s, Lenoir.

4/24 Tuesday:  Women’s Club  meeting.  All Republican women are welcome to attend this meeting.  Just come on down and enjoy.  We meet at Mayflower Restaurant at 7pm.  Please come at around 6pm for a Dutch treat dinner.

4/24 Tuesday:  Men’s Club meeting:  Meeting starts at 7pm.  Please come early at around 6pm for a Dutch treat dinner with everyone.  All republican men encouraged to come and join us.

4/28 Saturday:  11th District Convention
Registration opens at 10:30 a.m.
Registration closes at 11:30 a.m.
Registration reopens at 12:30 p.m.
Registration closes at 1:30 p.m.
Luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m.
Convention begins at 1:30 p.m.
Pisgah High School
1 Black Bear Drive
Canton, North Carolina


May 2017

5/6 Saturday:  Booth at Butterfly Festival Open at 9am until closing of event. 

5/6 Saturday:  Our Headquarters will be open during the Cruise Inn.  Opening around 3pm after the Butterfly Festival.  Open until event finishes.  Come on down to register to vote and/or change party’s to Republican.  There will be refreshments and popcorn.  Come on in to ask questions.

5/9 Tuesday:  CCRP EXCOM & Party Meeting, at party HQ’s

5/23 Tuesday:  Women’s Club meeting will be at Bud’s Diner at 7pm.  Please come early for a Dutch treat dinner.   Guest speakers TBD.

5/23 Tuesday:  Men’s Club meeting will be at AJ’s Family Restaurant at 7pm.  Please come early for a Dutch treat dinner.  It’s a good time to talk freely with some of our elected officials.  This months guest speaker is, Caldwell County’s Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Steve Stone.  This meeting, since there will be much interest from everyone, it will be open for women to attend.  Men, bring your wife’s.   Dr. Steve Stone is involved so much more in Caldwell Co. then just the schools.  Please come and have your questions  ready and meet our Superintendent of Caldwell County Schools up close and personal.  This will be a fun meeting. 

June 2017

6/2 Friday – 6/4 Sunday:  GOP State Convention in Wilmington.

6/13 Tuesday:  CCRP EXCOM & Party meeting, Party HQ’s, Lenoir

6/27 Tuesday:  Men’s Club meeting at AJ’s Family Restaurant at 7pm.   Come early for a Dutch treat dinner.  Women’s Club meeting at Bud’s Restaurant at 7pm.  Come early for a Dutch treat dinner.   Please consider coming to these meetings and get to know some of your fellow Republican’s.

July 2017

7/7 Friday:  “PRE-HEAT PARTY & DOWNTOWN EXTRAVAGANZA” Put on by the Chamber of Commerce.  Many activities going on from 6pm until 10pm.  We will hold our HQ’s open during those hours.

7/8 Saturday:  Booth at Blackberry Festival, Lenoir.  Look for our booth in front of our headquarters at 813 West Ave. downtown Lenoir.  From 10am until closing around 6pm.  Come by for popcorn, elephant hand fans.

** Summer Vacation NO Meetings**  NO MEN’S CLUB and Women’s Club meeting in July

August 2017

8/8 Tuesday:  CCRP EXCOM & Party Meeting, Party Hq’s Lenoir

8/19 Saturday:  “Meet Your Elected Officials Picnic” You are cordially invited to come out and meet your elected officials on Saturday, August 19th at the Mulberry Recreation Center 720 Mulberry Street SW, Lenoir. (covered site to the right of the building) from 1pm until 4pm.   Bring a lawn chair!  Last year, over 100 people came and enjoyed good food/fellowship.  The food cost is $10.  Expect to see and talk with many of your local officials and candidates.  Food is 1/4 pound all beef hot dog with chili, and sides.  Baked beans, watermelon, chips, beverages and SNOWCONES.             Please RSVP to purchase food tickets in advance for accurate food count to

Steve Bogdan 828-726-8670 

8/ 22  Men’s Club meeting at AJ’s family buffet restaurant on 321 in Lenoir.  Come early for a Dutch treat dinner.  Bill Stone will be our key note speaker.  He is involved with the Board of elections and will tell us about the new election laws coming our way and many changes are coming due to redistricting.  He is also with the Trustees of our community college and they are working on new developments with the new Happy Valley Medical Center.  This meeting with Bill Stone will be very informative and I encourage y’all to come on out.   

8/22 Women’s Club meeting at Bud’s diner on Wilkesboro Street at 7pm.  Come early for a Dutch treat dinner.                              

September 2017

9/12 EXCOM meeting at our Headquarters 813 West Ave. Downtown Lenoir at 7pm.  All registered republican’s are encouraged to come to this very informative meeting.  You will meet our District Attorney David Learner and Superior Judge Dan Kuehnert and many other elected officials.

9/26 Men’s Club meeting at 7pm at AJ’s Family Restaurant.  Please come early for a Dutch treat dinner and good seating.  This month, representatives from the CPA (Coalition for a Prosperous America) will be our key note speakers.  National TV super stars Dan DiMicco and Jeff Ferry, will be here in Lenoir at this meeting presenting a power point presentation on the International economic potential changes coming from the Trump administration.  Dan DiMicco is on the Trump’s economic advisory team.

9/26 Women’s Club meeting will be a AJ’s steakhouse this month and will share in the Men’s Club meeting.  Come early for a Dutch treat dinner.



October 2017

Smok’n in the Foot Hills Festival.  We will have a booth during these two days.  We hope we get the location right in front of our GOP Headquarters @ 813 West St.  downtown Lenoir.  See y’all there!

October 14th Saturday:  Our 4th Annual GOP Golf Tournament will be at Cedar Rock Golf and Country Club.  Please call Steve Bogdan at 828-726-8670 and leave a message for more information and to sign up.  It will be the typical 4 man Captain’s Choice format and entry fee will be $200 per team of 4.  Individual fee will be $50.  Additional optional skirt/mulligan package for an additional fee of only $5 per person.  Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd and last place.  There will be door raffle prizes which include rounds of golf for 4 with cart.  Anyone who enters can win.  Last place team will win a dozen golf balls so everyone has a chance of winning a prize.  Closest to the center of the fairway prize.  You only have to hit a 100 yard shot to be closest to the line down the middle of hole #6.  Anyone can win that prize and all par threes will have closest to the pin  prize of a dozen golf balls.  A nice buffet lunch will be included in your entry fee.  Invite your friends to come on out and watch and play.  If you are not playing, you can buy your lunch and hang out with everyone and just listen to our PA systems Patriotic music being played.  If you are interested in being a Hole Sponsor for $100, please call Steve Bogdan @ 828-726-8670  We can’t just sit back on our winning streak.  We do need the continued funds to keep our Conservative values,  Constitutional Republic and Free market principles front and center.  This is a Fundraiser for the Caldwell County Republican Party.  Thank you for your continued support and to all who contribute and play in this years Golf Tournament.  Sincerely, from the Caldwell County Republican Party.

November 2017

Men’s Club meeting at AJ’s Restaurant at 7pm

Women’s Club meeting at Bud’s Diner at 7pm

December 2017

No ECOM meeting in Dec.

No Men’s and Women’s Club meeting this month.

Christmas Celebration Dinner TBD


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