July 2000 Calendar & Events

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board will conduct a free informational conference in Spokane, Wash. On-site registration begins at 8 a.m. with sessions starting promptly at 8:30 a.m. All sessions end at 12:30 p.m. To be held at the Airport Ramada Inn, Spokane International Airport. For more details, visit the RRB website at http://www.rrb.gov; or call the toll-free RRB Help Line at: (800) 808-0772.

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board will conduct a free informational conference in Sacramento, Calif. On-site registration begins at 8 a.m. with sessions starting promptly at 8:30 a.m. All sessions end at 12:30 p.m. To be held at the Radisson Hotel, Highway 160 at Canterbury Rd., 500 Leisure Lane.

Convention Co-Chairmen James Jackson and Roger King will ring in the 21st Century in St. Louis. September 17 is for early registrants and September 18 is the golf tournament. In between are opening ceremonies, a formal banquet, and several training workshops. The convention will take place at the Marriott Pavilion Hotel, One Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63102. Make reservations by calling (800) 228-9290 or (314) 421-1776. Be sure to ask for the special BLE discount rate.

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board will conduct a free informational conference in Fort Worth, Texas. On-site registration begins at 8 a.m. with sessions starting promptly at 8:30 a.m. All sessions end at 12:30 p.m. To be held at the Holiday Inn South, 100 Alta Mesa East Blvd.

The 74th annual SMA will be held in Pine Mountain, Ga., at Callaway Gardens. Chairman W.J. Spriggs Jr. and members of BLE Division 779 (Manchester, Ga.) are hosting the event. The convention is tentatively scheduled for June 24-28, 2001. More details to come when available.

 

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