LML members may join any of the activity groups below by emailing the group leader.  You do not need to attend every time, but he will add you to the group’s email list so that you can attend occasionally.

To see upcoming group activities, please check the LML Calendar.

Ron Devillier, Book Club

Book Club: Usually meets the Third Tuesday each month at one of the member’s houses. Food, beverages, great books to discuss and fellow liberals.  Group Leader: Ron Devillier ronjd@devillier.com

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Richard Hammes, Community Outreach and Pub Night

Community Outreach: This group focuses on expanding LML visibility by participating in festivals, rallies, protests, other community events, letter writing, taking actions of various kinds, linking with other community action groups and more. Meets monthly or as needed.  Group Leader: Richard Hammes rhammes@comcast.net

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Joe Buckingham, Current Events

Current Events: This group discusses interesting and timely current topics, such as education issues, race issues, and the Trump cabinet.  Group Leader: Joe Buckingham joseph.buckingham.sr@gmail.com

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Bob Poveromo, Donations

Donations: Determines options for donations to local non-profit organizations and political organizations/candidates. Contact Bob with suggestions or to participate, the more members involved the better it is to explore a wide range of valued organizations.  Group Leader: Bob Poveromo poveromo2@gmail.com
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Rich Moniuszko, Golf

Golf: Golf at reasonable fees. Many members are involved. An enjoyable way to interact with fellow members and play golf. Every other week on alternating Thursday and Friday. Tee times will be sent to participants prior to each outing.  Group Leaders: Rich Moniuszko rmoniuszko@gmail.com and Beau Patterson beau@pleaserise.com
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Dave Williams, Investment Club

Investment Club: The LML Investment Club (LMIC) meets the third Tuesday of the month in the small meeting room of the Hilton Head Library. An initial investment of $500 is required to join. This must be followed by a monthly recurring investment deposit of $75. The club’s primary goals are to think long term, build and maintain a balanced portfolio, help members become better investors, have fun and make some money!  Group Leader: Dave Williams davpenjas@aol.com
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Liberal/Conservative Discussion: Members of the Liberal Men of the Lowcountry meeting periodically with conservatives from other organizations to discuss respective views, have a reasoned discussion of differences, understand reasons for different views and determine common ground. Group Leader: Tom Duff taduff@wisc.edu

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Dick Ritter, Member Speakers Luncheon

Member Speakers Luncheon: First Wednesday of each month. A luncheon meeting with a brief topical presentation by an LML member followed by a roundtable discussion. Presenters include judges, educators and a host of other experts who are members of the LML. The topic varies each month based on the expertise of the member facilitating (please volunteer if you would like to be a speaker/facilitator). Since attendance is limited to a maximum of 15, members must have a confirmed reservation in advance to attend.  Group Leader: Dick Ritter dritter@hargray.com
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Movie Night: Usually the first Tuesday monthly about 7:00 PM (may vary). Theater location and movie are selected the Friday prior.  Group Leader: Alan Nelson anelson1130@gmail.com
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Poker Night: A social event with poker games for everyone. You don’t need to be a poker expert to play, just enjoy playing cards and interacting with fellow liberals. Usually meets fourth Wednesday monthly at a different member’s house. Food, beverages, casual poker and liberals, what more could you need. Contact the group leader to get details of games played, meeting location, etc.  Group Leader: Alan Nelson anelson1130@gmail.com
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Pub Night: This group visits a different pub on the second Monday of each month.  Group Leader: Richard Hammes rhammes@comcast.net