As the final month until the Aug. 26 primaries winds down, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Sen. Nan Rich will be the keynote speaker at a meet and greet event Saturday, August 2 beginning at 11:00 am at the Hagen Ranch Road Library, 14350 Hagen Ranch Rd. in Delray Beach. More information is at www.NanRich2014.com.
House District 65 GOP candidate Chris Sprowls is asking supporters to join #TeamSprowls in a neighborhood walk and talk on Saturday at 9:30 am. Volunteers will meet at the Sprowls Campaign headquarters, 1379 Main Street in Dunedin. For more information, email email@example.com.
House District 68 Republican hopeful Bill Young II is offering a free T-shirt to volunteers who knock on at least 50 doors on Saturday starting at 9:30 a.m. at 8601 4th Street North in St. Petersburg. Coffee and donuts will be provided. For information, visit VoteBillYoung.com.
State Rep. Kathleen Peters is also hosting a canvassing event Saturday for her House District 69 re-election bid. She asks supporters to meet at 2101 Tyrone Blvd N — across the street from Starbucks Coffee and TGIFriday’s — to begin by 9 a.m. Peters expects the door knocking to be finished by noon time, and lunch is on her. From more information, visit www.kathleenpeters.com.
Volunteers and supporters of Greenlight Pinellas will gather for a kickoff rally to pick up “Yes on Greenlight” yard signs, T-shirts, campaign buttons and other materials, starting at 10 a.m. Saturday. It will be followed by a door-knocking campaign at 10:30 a.m. The rally is at the parking lot west of Jack Russell Stadium, on the corner of Palmetto Street and Phillies Drive in Clearwater, with door-knocking in surrounding neighborhoods. For more information, visit www.voteyesongreenlight.com.