WVGOP Platform Meetings
2012 West Virginia Republican Platform meeting datesJune 9, Saturday....11:00 a.M. - 1:00 p.M.
Martinsburg Holiday Inn, 301 Foxcroft Ave., 304-267-5500, Blue Ridge Room…John Overington..304-274-1791 Eastern Panhandle Counties of Jefferson, Berkeley, Morgan, Hampshire
Directions: From I-81 take Exit 13 toward Martinsburg, go 200-300 feet turn right just before the Sheetz onto Viking Way and follow to the Holiday Inn.
June 14, Thursday....6:30 P.M. - 8:30 p.M.
Burlington VFD 304-289-3032 in Mineral Co. …Gary Howell..304.788-5391 Potomac Highland Counties of Grant, Hardy, Pendleton, Mineral, Hampshire
Directions: From south counties take U.S. 220 north to 19 miles north of Moorefield turning left on U.S. 50/220 and go 3.4 miles to Burlington Volunteer Fire Department on the right. From Romney take U.S. Rt. 50 for 7 miles to Rt. 50/220 and proceed 3.4 miles to VFD on right.
June 18, Monday....6:00 P.M - 8:00 p.M.
Medallion Restaurant, 304-457-3463, 7 South Main St., Philippi…Barbour Co. ..Max Grove..304-614-7510
Counties of Upshur, Randolph, Tucker, Preston, Taylor, Barbour (Region 5)
Directions: Take US Routes 250 & 119 South directly into Philippi. Cross the Philippi Covered Bridge into downtown, bear right at the traffic light (Sheetz on the corner) onto Main Street. The Medallion Restaurant is on the right just 2 blocks, #7 S. Main Street.**** From I-79 take Exit 115, bear right at the Stop Sign onto WV 20, approx. 4 miles, bear left onto WV 57 for approx. 10 miles. At the Stop sign, turn left onto US Route 119, two miles to the Philippi Covered Bridge into downtown, bear right at the traffic light (Sheetz on the corner) onto Main Street. The Medallion Restaurant is on the right just 2 blocks, #7 S. Main Street.
June 19, Tuesday....6:30 P.M. - 8:30 p.M.
Harrison County YWCA, Clarksburg…Harrison Co.….Jack Smith..304-745-3715
Counties of Preston, Marion, Monongalia, Taylor, Doddridge, Lewis, Harrison (Region 2)
Directions: Exit I-79 at exit 119. If traveling south from Morgantown, turn right (west) on U.S. 50, about 2 miles. Exit (3rd turnoff) at “Downtown” exit. Proceed south thru 3 city blocks. (2 signal lights and 1 stop sign). Turn right on Washington Ave. 1 block to stop sign. You will be looking at the Harrison County Court House to your right and a parking lot ahead. Turn right and an immediate left (still Washington Ave.) Find parking lot on Left. YWCA only building across from Court House.
June 27, Wednesday....6 P.M. - 8 p.M.
Judge Black Annex at 315 Market Street, Parkersburg…Wood County, …Greg Smith..304-482-0176
Counties of Pleasants, Ritchie, Wood, Wirt, Jackson, and Mason (Region 4)
Directions: From I-77 take Exit #176/7th Street; Turn left onto US-50W; Take ramp toward WV-14/US-50/Division Street/Downtown; Turn right onto WV-14/Downtown; Turn left onto Market Street; Arrive at 315 Market Street; PARKING: Public parking garage/street parking
June 28, Thursday....6:00 P.M - 8:00 p.M.
Charleston Civic Center, 304-345-1500, 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301
Tim Morris..304-382-6683 or 304-415-7842
Counties of Putnam, Clay, Roane, Calhoun, Kanawha and Gilmer (Region 6)
Directions:From the East: Take the Virginia Street exit (Exit 58B) on I-64. Stay to the right as you exit, this will put you on Virginia Street. Merge to the far left lane immediately. Turn Left on to Civic Center Drive. **** From the West: From I-64 or I-77 take the Washington Street and Civic Center Drive exit (Exit 58C). Continue straight on Pennsylvania Avenue. Turn Left on to Virginia Street. Merge to the far left lane immediately. Turn Left on to Civic Center Drive
June 29, Friday....6:00 – 9:00 p.M.
(1st 30 minutes optional dinner/social time) Ranch House Restaurant, 304-742-6117, Tioga Road, Craigsville…Nicholas Co...Benjean Rapp..304-872-2486
Counties of Pocahontas, Greenbrier, Webster, Fayette, Braxton, Nicholas (Region 8)
Directions: Come into Summersville on State Route 19 (either from the North or South) turn onto Rt. 41 East at the Stoplight (Walgreens, McDonalds and Go Mart are at this intersection) travel 12 miles to Ranch House Restaurant, which is on the left, on the main road, just as you come to the Craigsville town sign.
June 30, Saturday....10:00 a.M. - 12:00 p.M.
Hampton Inn, Barboursville - Cabell Co. …T-Anne See..304-617-6066
Counties of Cabell, Putnam, Lincoln, Mason, Wayne
Directions: From I-64 coming from Charleston, take Exit 20 at the Huntington Mall and turn left on Mall Rd, which goes to Route 60. Turn right at the traffic light there, and the Hampton is almost immediately to the right (next to Cracker Barrel).
July 23, Monday….6:00 p.M – 8:00 p.M.
Logan Library, 304-752-6652, at 16 Wildcat Way, Logan, WV 25601, in Logan County…..Michel Moffatt 304-397-0646
Counties of Boone, Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Wayne, Wyoming
Directions: Take U.S. 119 to WV 73. Follow to 2nd Ave. Go 0.2 miles to Water St. and 0.2 to 16 Wildcat Way.
July 24, Tuesday….7:00 P.M. – 9:00 p.M.
Beckley Moose Club 304-254-0410 at 410 New River Drive, Beckley, WV 25801, in Raleigh County….Chuck Carpenter..304-763-2743 (home), 304-673-1546 (cell)
Counties of Raleigh, Summers, Monroe, Wyoming, Mercer, McDowell
Directions: From I-77 (WV Turnpike): Take Exit 42 to WV-16N/Robert C. Byrd Dr. (Dear Lord, forgive us…) for 3.6 miles. Turn left onto New River Drive (just past stoplight at Ollie’s Discount Store and immediately before you go up a hill). Moose Club is 0.3 miles on right. From I-64: Follow I-64 West and merge onto I-77 North toward Charleston. Travel 2 miles north on I-77 and take Exit 42. Follow directions above from Exit 42.
August 4, 2012, Saturday, West Virginia State Republican Convention in Beckley, West Virginia