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Registration open for BLETís Clearwater regional meeting, July 22-26, 2019

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, March 21 ó Registration is now open for the BLET regional meeting at the Hilton Clearwater Beach hotel in Clearwater, Fla., July 22-26, 2019.

The BLET National Division is planning a meeting filled with educational opportunities and entertaining leisure time activities. Guests will stay at the Hilton Clearwater Beach (400 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, Fla., telephone: (800) HILTONS). BLET convention registration as well as hotel registration can be made through the BLETís regional meeting website, http://bletregionals.org. If making reservations by telephone, you must mention the group code ďBLET19.Ē Room reservations must be made by June 23, 2019.

The Clearwater regional meeting kicks off with registration and a welcome reception on Monday, July 22 (ticket required). Opening ceremonies will take place the morning of Tuesday, July 23, with a closed meeting for BLET members that afternoon. A golf tournament will be held on Wednesday, July 24, at the Innisbrook Golf Resort. 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 Clearwater has to offer.

Workshops will be held for Local Chairmen, Secretary-Treasurers and Legislative Representatives throughout the day on Thursday, July 25. The BLETís Clearwater regional meeting will conclude with a dinner dance the evening of July 25. Attendees will travel home on July 26.

There is no cost for BLET members who wish to attend the July 23 meetings and July 25 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 dinner dance and all BLET sponsored meals) is $225.00 per person. The cost is $175.00 to register for all of the above EXCEPT the dinner dance. Reduced childrenís registration and a la carte meal registration options are also available. Please visit http://bletregionals.org for more information about the registration process.

The BLET will host two regional meetings in 2019. In addition to the Clearwater meeting, another regional meeting will be held in St. Louis, Mo., from June 24-28. Please visit the BLET website, Facebook page, and http://bletregionals.org for the latest information.

Thursday, March 21, 2019
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