From The Chairperson

Submitted by harry on Sat, 12/19/2020 - 15:28

I first want to thank you all for your efforts to  elect Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. If you voted, encouraged others to, encouraged others to register, learned to be poll workers, wrote letters, made phone calls, made donations, or gone to rallies, we have all learned that it takes ALL OF US to govern this country. By caring so much, the Town of Shawangunk had a record number of Democratic voters. We all knew what was at stake for the country-now we HAVE to address the government of our own town.

Ulster County Early Voting Sites

Submitted by harry on Sat, 08/22/2020 - 07:26

For nine days – October 24th – November 1st you can vote at one of 5 polling sites around Ulster County.  Hours of operation vary but include a mix of day, evening, and weekend hours.  Check the Ulster County Government website for more information.

Ulster county residents can visit ANY of the Early Voting locations around the county (Woodstock, Kingston, New Paltz, Lloyd, or Ellenville) that is convenient, but if you wait to vote in person on Election day November 3rd you must visit your designated polling site.


A How To File For An Absentee Ballot

Submitted by KatDom on Thu, 06/04/2020 - 13:22

Hello Town of Shawangunk Democrat! 

         With the current health emergency on going due to COVID-19 the state has issued absentee ballot applications for the upcoming June 23rd primary. This upcoming primary includes the presidential and state legislature candidates. If you wish to vote in this primary by mail you must fill out and submit an application for absentee ballot that must be post marked by June 16th, or dropped off at the Board of Elections at 284 Wall Street. Kingston NY. 

T-shirts for sale!

Submitted by KatDom on Tue, 05/19/2020 - 13:32

                                             Show Your TRUE BLUE Color! 

We are ready to show Shawangunk that people who believe in democracy

and the principles of our Constitution will stand up and vote this November!

Purchase a tee-shirt for $20 and we will deliver it to your house. We have round neck


Craft Supply Sale to Benefit Walker Valley Enhancement Comittee

Submitted by KatDom on Sat, 05/09/2020 - 16:57

 Committee will take place on July 31 and August 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale will be held at the Walker Valley School House. Donations are currently being accepted for all types of craft supplies. Contact Kelli at 744-3055 for information.

Vendor spaces are available at the schoolhouse email 
[email protected] to reserve your spot.
 To get your own individual yard sale or craft sale on the sale list, contact [email protected].


Endorsement of Delgado, Metzger, and McEvoy

Submitted by KatDom on Wed, 04/29/2020 - 10:38

The Town of Shawangunk Democrats have endorsed the following three candidates: Congressman Antonio Delgado, Senator Jen Metzger, and Chad McEvoy for Assemblyman of the 101 District. There are many reasons why we have decided to endorse so soon.


Congressman Delgado, with a penchant for working in a bi-partisan way, last week, alone, has: 

Welcoming Statement

Submitted by harry on Wed, 03/04/2020 - 12:08

We are very proud to welcome you to the Town of Shawangunk  Democrats website.

After more than thirty years, a small group of us got together in the late winter of 2017 to discuss revitalizing the Democratic committee. Recognizing the political challenges ahead, we reached out to our community to find like-minded people. We have been very successful making our presence known and igniting our voting power.