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Registration open for BLETís Monterey regional meeting

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, February 27 ó Registration is now open for the BLET regional meeting at the Hyatt Monterey Hotel & Spa in Monterey, Calif., June 18-22, 2018.

The BLET National Division is planning a meeting filled with educational opportunities and entertaining leisure time activities. Guests will stay at the Hyatt Monterey Hotel & Spa (1 Old Golf Course Rd., Monterey, Calif., (831) 372-1234)). BLET convention registration as well as hotel registration can be made through the BLETís regional meeting website, www.bletregionals.org. If making reservations by telephone, you must mention the group code ďBLET Regional Meeting.Ē Room reservations must be made by May 17, 2018.

The Monterey regional meeting kicks off with registration and a welcome reception on Monday, June 18 for those who purchased tickets for the event. Opening ceremonies will take place the morning of Tuesday, June 19, with a closed meeting for BLET members that afternoon. A golf tournament will be held on Wednesday, June 20, at the Del Monte Golf Course. There is an additional cost to register for the golf tournament. Non-golfers will be on their own to explore the many entertainment options that Monterey has to offer.

The Hyatt Monterey Hotel is three miles from the Monterey Bay Aquarium, two miles from the Monterey Regional Airport and seven miles from Carmel River State Beach. Other nearby attractions include the iconic Cannery Row, Carmel-by-the-Sea, the Big Sur coastline, Pacific Grove, and the renowned National Steinbeck Center Museum in Salinas.

Workshops will be held for Local Chairmen, Secretary-Treasurers and Legislative Representatives throughout the day on Thursday, June 21. The BLETís Monterey regional meeting will conclude with a banquet the evening of June 21. Attendees will travel home on June 22.

There is no cost for BLET members who wish to attend the June 19 meetings and June 21 workshops only; however, there will be fees for those members who choose to attend the meals. The cost of full registration (including all meetings, workshops, the banquet and all BLET sponsored meals) is $200.00 per person. The cost is $150.00 to register for all of the above EXCEPT the banquet. Additionally, reduced childrenís registration and a la carte meal registration options are also available Please visit www.bletregionals.org for more information about the registration process.

The website www.bletregionals.org is a one-stop shopping opportunity for all current and future BLET regional meetings. Registration will be open soon for the BLETís second regional meeting in 2018 ó in Washington, D.C., which will be held August 13-17, 2018. Please visit the BLET website, Facebook page, and
www.bletregionals.org for the latest information.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

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