Ward 19 Democrats to Elect Delegates to 2020 State Convention

All registered Democrats are invited to participate in the caucus for the purpose of selecting delegates to the State Democratic Convention. The Convention will include an endorsement vote for U.S. Senator. It will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2020, at the Tsongas Center in Lowell.

When: Saturday, March 21, 2020. Doors open at 9:30. All persons in line by 10:00 will be registered. Doors close at 10:15.

Where: Painters and Allied Trades DC35 Hall, 25 Colgate Road, Roslindale

Who: Anyone who registers for the caucus can be nominated. All nominees will have a two-minute opportunity to speak in support of their candidacy.

Come Join Jimmy Tingle at Our Fund Raiser!

WEBSITE 20-20 flyer pdfStart the new year with a good laugh!

Ward 19 is hosting Jimmy Tingle on Wednesday, January 15th at The Frogmore in Jamaica Plain.


Jimmy Tingle is a comedian and commentator, and was a 2018 candidate for LT Governor of Massachusetts where he received 41% of the vote in the primary. He has appeared on “The Tonight Show,” CNN, “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” “Veep” with Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Fresh Air” with Terry Gross, Sixty Minutes II, MSNBC, and in his own HBO half-hour comedy special.


Join us at Frogmore – 365 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain:

6:30-7:30 pm – hors d’oeuvres and general conviviality
7:30 – 8:30 pm – Jimmy Tingle
8:30 pm – hang out with fellow community activists in this cozy local establishment


Tickets are $30/person – your donation benefits the Ward 19 Democratic Committee. Reserve your seats by contacting Ward 19 Treasurer Mark Preiss at mark.preiss@gmail.com

Due to MA campaign finance laws, our preferred method of payment is a personal check payable to: Boston Ward 19 Democratic Committee. We can only accept cash up to $50/person/year.

Also, we must record the name and address of each person purchasing a ticket, so please provide that as well. Payment with names/addresses can be mailed to:

Mark Preiss, Ward 19 Treasurer, 13A Cranston Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Wishing you a healthy and Democratic 2020!

Curtis Hall Computer Center Courses: Winter 2020

Dear local resident,

At the Curtis Hall Computer Center it’s important that we do everything we can to serve our community.

We offer a variety of resources including Internet access, computer courses, and other technology related activities for adults, seniors, and youth.

In the following links, you will find detailed information on some of our winter courses starting January 2020:

Feel free to contact us with any questions.

Current Curtis Hall / BCYF members may enroll in courses online, using the link below until Dec. 20th:  https://forms.gle/Lv9eWfXZimhZrKhZ9

Curtis Hall Computer Center
20 South St.  Jamaica Plain
617.635.5193  ext.116

City Council Candidate Endorsements

After the multi-ward forum at Boston English High School last night, Monday October 28, members of the Boston Ward 19 Democratic committee met to endorse candidates for the upcoming election. We have endorsed the following candidates:

District 5: Ricardo Arroyo

District 6: Matt O’Malley (unopposed)

At-large: Alejandra St. Guillen, David Halbert, Michelle Wu

City Council Candidates Forum – Monday October 28th, 2019

Please join us to meet and greet Boston’s candidates for City Council at Large and Districts 5, 6, and 7 at a forum presented by the Democratic Ward Committees of Wards 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 19, and 20 (representing the neighborhoods of Jamaica Plain, Mission Hill, Roslindale, Roxbury, South End, and West Roxbury.  Details Below:

When: Monday, October 28th at 5:30PM-8:45PM

Location: English High School – 144 McBride Street (Use the Williams Street Entrance) Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Moderator: Tanisha Sullivan, President, NAACP Boston Branch 


5:30pm – 6:00pm: Meet & Greet

6:00pm – 8:00pm: At Large City Council Candidates (7 Confirmed)

8:00pm – 8:45pm: District 5 City Council Candidates

Please view the event flyer by clicking here.