Please save the date for these upcoming events NPI is hosting and participating in:


Past Events

  • 2017 Spring Fundraising Gala: Saturday, April 28th, 2017, (6PM) at the Mercer Island Community & Event Center
  • Permanent Defense Fifteenth Anniversary Celebration: Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 at 6:30 PM (Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum)
  • 2016 Winter Holiday Party: Sunday, December 11th, 2016 (1 PM), home of Bob Reeder and former State Representative Marcie Maxwell
  • Presidential + Gubernatorial Debate Watch Party: 5:30 PM on Wednesday, October 19th, 2016, Richmond Masonic Center: 753 N 185th St, Shoreline, WA 98133
  • Presidential + Gubernatorial Debate Watch Party: 5:30 PM on Monday, September 26th, 2016, Bellevue Regional Library Meeting Room 1 (KCLS); 1111 110th Avenue NE, Bellevue WA 98004
  • Vice Presidential Debate Watch Party: 5:30 PM on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, KCLS Service Center Public Meeting Room; 960 Newport Way NW, Issaquah WA 98027
  • Thirteenth Anniversary Picnic: Saturday, August 20th, 2016 (5 PM) at Redmond’s Perrigo Park
  • Netroots Nation 2016: NPI offered continuous coverage of America’s largest annual progressive gathering in St. Louis, Missouri, from July 13th – 16th.
  • 2016 National Conventions: NPI covered the 2016 Republican and Democratic national conventions in late July, 2016. Coverage of the 2016 DNC was offered from Philadelphia, the host city for the convention.
  • Presidential Debate Watch Party: Thursday, April 14th, 2016, Mercer Island Library (KCLS) 4400 88th Avenue SE, Mercer Island, WA 98040, 5:45 PM
  • Presidential Debate Watch Party: Thursday, February 11th, 2016, Kirkland Library (KCLS) 308 Kirkland Avenue, Kirkland, WA 98033 4:30 PM
  • 2016 Spring Fundraising Gala: Friday, April 1st, 2016 (6:15 PM) at the Mercer Island Community & Event Center
  • 2015 Winter Holiday Party: Sunday, December 13th, 2015 (1 PM), private residence (Mercer Island, WA)
  • Take Back Your Time Autumn Picnic: Saturday, October 24th, 2015, from 11 AM – 3 PM, Gasworks Park, Seattle, Washington, Shelter #2
  • Twelfth Anniversary Picnic: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015
  • A Chautauqua Afternoon, hosted by the Metropolitan Democratic Club: Sunday, July 12th, 2015 (Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center, 3801 W Government Way, Seattle, WA) from 1:00 – 5:00 PM
  • Netroots Nation 2015: NPI offered continuous coverage of America’s largest annual progressive gathering in Phoenix, Arizona from July 15th – July 18th. We also facilitated two caucuses.
    • Pacific Northwest Regional Caucus (Thursday, July 16th at 1 PM in Room 231B): Join us to meet fellow progressive activists from around the region and talk about priorities for 2015 and 2016.
    • State and Local Bloggers Caucus (Saturday, July 18th, at 1:30 PM in Room 231C): Join us to talk about best practices for writing and publishing, network with fellow state and local bloggers from across the country, and see a prototype of a new search engine for the left.
  • 2015 Spring Fundraising Gala: Friday, April 10th, 2015 (6:30 PM) at the Mercer Island Community & Event Center
  • 2015 State of the Union Watch Party: Tuesday, January 20th (5:30 PM) at the Mercer Island Library
  • 2014 Winter Holiday Party: Sunday, December 14th, 2014 in Redmond
  • Netroots Nation 2014: July 17th-20th in Detroit, Michigan
  • NPI’s Eleventh Anniversary Picnic: Friday, August 22nd, 2014; 5 PM – 8 PM at Perrigo Park in Redmond
  • NPI’s 2014 Spring Fundraising Gala: Friday, April 25th, 2014, 6:30 PM on Mercer Island
  • Permanent Defense Twelfth Anniversary Happy Hour: February 18th, 2014 from 4-6 PM.
  • NPI’s 2014 State of the Union Watch Party: January 28th, 2014, 5:45 PM until 8:00 PM at the Bellevue Regional Library (Meeting Room 1).
  • 2013 Holiday Party: December 15th, 2013 at 1 PM.
  • NPI’s Tenth Anniversary Picnic: Thursday, August 22nd, 2013, 5-8 PM at Perrigo Park in Redmond
  • Netroots Nation 2013: June 20th-23rd in San Jose, California
  • 2013 Spring Fundraising Gala: Friday, April 5th, 2013 on Mercer Island
  • 2012 Holiday Party: Many NPI supporters joined NPI board and staff members for a holiday party on December 9th
  • Debate Watch Party: On October 22nd, NPI hosted a debate watch party for the final meeting of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney before November 6th
  • Blogging Workshop: Sunday, July 29th, 1 to 4 PM in Shoreline
  • 2012 Democratic National Convention: NPI covered the 2012 Democratic National Convention live from Charlotte, North Carolina, beginning Sunday, September 2nd, and ending Thursday, September 6th
  • 2012 Spring Fundraising Gala: Thursday, April 12th, 2012 on Mercer Island