Another campaign co-chair for Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders will be visiting the region Saturday to kick off a day of canvassing.

Nina Turner, Sanders’ presidential campaign co-chair and a former Ohio state senator, will be rallying volunteers at noon at the campaign’s field office on 50 Jaffrey Road in Peterborough.

Last month, Sanders campaign co-chair Ro Khanna, a California congressman, introduced the candidate at a holiday party held at Stonewall Farm in Keene.

The Saturday Peterborough event is free and open to the public, but those interested in attending are encouraged to RSVP online at

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