Congresswoman Maxine Waters will be guest speaker at a meeting of the West Los Angeles Democratic Club, 7 p.m. Thursday, August 18th, at United Methodist Church, 1020 Victoria Ave., Venice.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and $5 donations are suggested for club members and $10 for non-members.

Torrance City Councilmember Ted Lieu, the only Democrat in a special election Tuesday, September 13th, to fill the local 53rd District State Assembly seat vacancy caused by the death of Assemblyman Mike Gordon, is also scheduled to be present.

Waters will discuss a new project in Congress called the “Out of Iraq” Caucus.

Information, (310) 804-6854 or (310) 821-9520.