Registrations are now open for the 2015 Annual Convention of the Libertarian Party of Maryland. The convention be held Saturday, March 14th, from 1 to 5 p.m., at Squire’s Restaurant (upstairs) in Dundalk.

Robert SarvisThe keynote speaker will be Libertarian Robert Sarvis, who ran impressive campaigns for Governor of Virginia in 2012 and for Senate in 2014. Come hear how Rob raised over $300,000 for his two statewide campaigns, received press coverage from MSNBC, Fox News, the Washington Post, CNN, Politico, Slate and Reason magazines, received over 200,000 votes in his two races, and obtained the third-best result ever for a Libertarian Party candidate for Governor. In addition, Rob organized two statewide petition drives, submitting over 20,000 signatures to get on the ballot.

Tickets for the convention are only $35 (includes lunch and access to the entire convention), if received by March 7th. You can register and purchase your tickets in advance HERE or by mailing a check. After March 7th, the tickets are $40 (available at the door as well). We encourage everyone to attend as it is a great way to connect with local libertarians. You do not need to be a member of the party to attend.

The general schedule of events for the convention is:

1:00               Registration-Lunch
1:45 – 2:45   Robert Sarvis
2:45 – 3:00   Break
3:00 – 5:00  Central Committee meeting
5:00               Adjournment

The Central Committee will take up any proposed amendments to the program recommended by the Program Committee (that meeting is held on March 4th), any proposed amendments to the party constitution and bylaws, and all other business of the party. Membership in the Central Committee (the voting body of the party) is open to all members of the Maryland LP who are registered as libertarians (not registered with another party) and who certify that they agree with our principles set forth in Article II of the party constitution.