Progressive Discussion Group Announces Events Lineup

Published : Wednesday, July 26, 2017 | 3:21 PM

Pasadena’s Progressive Discussion Group has announced its lineup of August and September topics and guest panelists.

The group, which normally meets Fridays, said that instead of meeting on the first Friday in September, the initial meeting that month will be on the 8th because of the long Labor Day weekend.

Friday, August 4Single-payer Healthcare in California? A representative from Healthful California.

Friday, August 18Should and Can Pasadena Keep Local-only Elections? Mayor Terry Tornek, City Clerk Mark Jomsky; California Common Cause has been invited.

Friday, September 8Preserving the Colorado Bridge while Preventing Suicides. Claire Bogaard; a representative from the City of Pasadena has been invited.

Friday, September 15Report from Sacramento. State Senator Anthony Portantino.

Meetings are held at Du-Par’s Restaurant & Bakery between 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Dupar’s Restaurant & Bakery is located at 214 S Lake Ave, Pasadena.

The Progressive Discussion Group is a Pasadena-based political thought incubator that meets the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month in the Du-Par’s back room to discuss a designated topic. Meetings are open to anyone wanting to attend. DuPar’s issues separate checks to attendees, so you can have coffee, breakfast, or just thoughtful discussion of progressive issues.

For more information, contact Dale L. Gronemeier at or (323) 254-6700.









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