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We are hosting several candidate workshops to discuss:

  • Offices up for election
  • How to become a candidate
  • Filing fees
  • Basic campaign finance info
  • Campaign signs
  • Candidate statements for the voter’s pamphlet
Locations Dates and times
Seattle City Hall
Bertha Knight Landes Room
600 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104
Thursday, February 21
5 – 7 p.m.
This workshop will be hosted with the City of Seattle and is for Seattle City Council candidates.
Kent Library
212 2nd Ave N, Kent, WA 98032
Saturday, March 2
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Sammamish Library
825 228th Ave SE, Sammamish, WA 98075
Tuesday, March 5
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Shoreline Library
345 NE 175th St, Shoreline, WA 98155
Wednesday, March 13
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Auburn Library
1102 Auburn Way S, Auburn, WA 98002
Monday, March 25
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Redmond Regional Library
15990 NE 85th St, Redmond, WA 98052
Monday, April 1
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
King County Elections
919 SW Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057
Saturday, April 6
1 – 3 p.m.
King County Elections
919 SW Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057
Saturday, April 20
10 a.m. – 12 noon

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