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  • 5th Annual Granny D Memorial Walk

    Please join us for a 6-mile supported walk from Dublin to Peterborough in Granny D's honor!   

    Walkers will gather at the corner of Cobb Meadow Rd. and E. Harrisville Rd. in Dublin, near Granny D's home.

    We'll end in downtown Peterborough for a Community Celebration complete with lunch, free Ben & Jerry's ice cream, speakers and entertainment.  Come share your stories of Granny D!

    Parking: There will be shuttles leaving from 16 Summer St. (behind the Fire Dept.) in Peterborough beginning at 8:30 am.  Please email Doreen at doreen@opendemocracy.me to secure a seat.  If you prefer to park at Cobb Rd., please be advised that it is a dirt road and that we will also have shuttles to take you back to your car after the event. 

    Food: Please email Doreen at doreen@opendemocracy.me if you have dietary requirements (i.e., gluten free, vegan, etc.)

    Speakers will include Adam Eichen, who is Equal Citizens' Communications Strategist. Eichen is also a member of the Democracy Matters board of directors and a fellow at the Small Planet Institute. He is the co-author, with Frances Moore Lappé, of the new book, Daring Democracy: Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want. He served as the deputy communications director for Democracy Spring.

    Nationally known ethicist and political activist Larry Lessig will join us! Lessig is the founder of our project, NH Rebellion. He also founded Rootstrikers and is a member of the Represent.US Advisory Council and the Maplight Advisory Board. He clerked for Judge Richard Posner on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and Justice Antonin Scalia on the United States Supreme Court, and is now the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School. 

    Let's Walk the Talk for Democracy!  RSVP today.

    Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 09:00 PM through August 26, 2018
    Cobb Meadow Rd in Dublin, NH
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy.

    Tuesday, October 02, 2018 at 02:00 PM
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy.

    Saturday, October 06, 2018 at 03:00 PM
    Bentley Commons in Keene, NH
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy.  There is a suggested donation of $15.00.

    Friday, October 12, 2018 at 07:00 PM
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy.

    Monday, October 15, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    Hopkinton Public Library in Contoocook, NH
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy.

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 06:30 PM
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy and Dover Democrats.

    Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    Dover Middle School in Dover, NH
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.


    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.


    Sponsored by Open Democracy.  Tickets are $15.00 and are available HERE.

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 07:30 PM
    West End Theatre
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.


    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.


    Sponsored by Open Democracy.

    Friday, October 26, 2018 at 02:30 PM
    Woodcrest Village in New London, NH
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  • Granny D: The Power of One

    On December 31, 1998, at the age of 88, Doris Haddock, affectionately known as Granny D, set out to walk across America from California to Washington, DC. She undertook this feat in order to draw attention to the need for national campaign finance reform.

    Actress Dixie Tymitz, a professional actress, singer and storyteller, plays the character of Granny D and her incredible journey in this informative reenactment.

    Sponsored by Open Democracy.

    Friday, October 26, 2018 at 06:30 PM
    Kilton Library in W. Lebanon, NH
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Doris "Granny D" Haddock and 31 other people were arrested on April 21, 2000, while Granny D was reading the Declaration of Independence in the Capitol Rotunda. Press releases and C-SPAN coverage from that day decribe the arrests.   "We no longer have proper representation," Ms. Haddock, the 90-year-old woman who walked across the... Read more

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