The Metropolitan Democratic Club of Seattle promotes good government through educational programming, social discourse, and support for progressive public policy, candidates, and campaigns.

Unless otherwise noted, our meetings take place the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month, from noon to 1:30 pm, at: Plaza 600 Building, 600 Stewart Street, Suite 205, Seattle.

Upcoming Meetings

Wednesday, March 28

“Defense Challenges: North Korea, Pakistan/Afghanistan, and Syria” with Congressman Adam Smith, ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee.

Wednesday, April 11

“Sustainability Initiatives: The Port’s Century Agenda” with Seattle Port Commissioners Fred Felleman and Peter Steinbrueck.

Wednesday, April 25

“Initiative 1600 and Health Care for All” with Sarah So of Whole Washington.

Endorsement Meetings

Wednesday, June 27

Primary election endorsement proceedings.

Wednesday, September 26

General election endorsement proceedings.


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 9

MDC soiree featuring a discussion on “Climate Change: US and China” with environmental lawyer and visiting scholar Phil Boxell, director of UW’s Asian Law Center Dr Dongsheng Zang, and co-director of UW’s Center for Health and the Global Environment Dr Jeremy Hess at the home of MDC lifetime honored member Kay Bullitt.

Sunday, June 10

The MDC’s annual A Chautauqua Afternoon, where we’ll hear from candidates for elected public office.

Tuesday, August 7

Pete Holmes’s progressive election night party. Details to come.

Sunday, December 9

The MDC’s annual winter holiday party. Details to come.