Join KFTC at the Vice Presidential Debate Festival in Danville
The Wilderness Trace KFTC Chapter invites you to join them at the Vice Presidential Debate Festival in Danville on Thursday, October 11.
KFTC members will be speaking on the issues we work on that are important to the current national discussion – either because th
ey're being addressed or have been ignored and need to be heard.
If you come to join us for the day, please wear your KFTC t-shirt if you have one, or any bright green shirt. We want to stand out in the crowd!
4:30 pm -- KFTC Speakers at the Speakers' Park
Introduction to KFTC and local organizing -- Wilderness Trace Chapter member
Economic Justice: Tax and Budget Issues -- Dana Beasley Brown
Voting Rights -- Tayna Fogle
Coal & Energy -- Carl Shoupe
Approx. 5:45 -- Group walk to Debate Festival Lawn
KFTC members will walk together from the Speakers' Park to the Festival Lawn.
6:00 - 8:30 -- Debate Festival Festivities -- Festival Lawn
Together, we'll watch local musicians perform as a warm up to the debate.
KFTC member Ben Sollee will take the stage at 7:00 p.m.
KFTC members are encouraged to speak to reporters about our issues during this time, and socialize with each other, and learn our stories from across the state.
8:30 -- Group Debate Watching -- Festival Lawn
At 8:30, the debate will start and be shown on large screens on the Festival Lawn. Folks are welcome to stay and watch the debate together. After the debate, local members will try to talk with reporters about their reactions to the debate, lifting up KFTC's vision and issues.
For questions or more information, contact Sara Pennington at firstname.lastname@example.org or 606-276-9933.