PEPPERELL -- Registered Democrats in Pepperell will be holding a caucus at Charles F. Lawrence Library, located at 15 Main St., on Saturday Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. to elect six delegates and two alternates to the 2013 Massachusetts Democratic Convention. Delegates will be divided equally between men and women. The convention will be held on Saturday, June 1, at the Tsongas Arena in Lowell. All Massachusetts Democrats are chosen at their caucuses, will gather to discuss and ratify the party platform. The caucus is open to all Democrats registered in Pepperelll as of Dec. 31, 2012. Those not elected as Delegates and/or Alternate, who meet the qualifications, may apply to be add-on delegates in the following categories: youth, minority, and disabled. Discrimination on the basis of race, sex, age, creed, national origin, religion, ethnic identity, sexual orientation or economic status in the conduct of the caucus is strictly prohibited.

For caucus information, please contact, chair Tom McGrath at 978-433-0092.