August 2001 Calendar & Events

See page 7 of July 2001 issue for pre-registration form and other details. Randy Schneider hosts this year's SWCM, which will be held at the Double Tree Hotel at Corporate Woods in Overland Park, Kan. Members can participate in the annual golf tournament and banquet, shopping at The Plaza and a trip to the Argosy Casino, in addition to other activities. Members interested in attending can contact Brother Schneider at (913) 681-1789. Hotel room rates are $89 per day. For reservations, contact the Doubletree Hotel at: (913) 451-6100 or (800) 222-TREE.

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board will conduct a free informational conference in Albany, N.Y. 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 Quality Inn of Albany, AV Room, 3 Watervliet Ave. Ext. For details, visit the RRB website at <>, or call the toll-free RRB Help Line at (800) 808-0772.

At the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami, Fla. See April 2001 Newsletter for official list of delegates. See July 2001 Newsletter for non-delegate registration form. See related article on page 3 of this issue.

Plan ahead for 2002....

Chairman T.C. Emory is hosting the 2002 SMA at the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel & Conference Center from June 16-20, 2002. Discount room rates of $99 per night have been secured and reservation deadline is May 24, 2002. Reservations can be made by calling (800) 468-2722 (in Virginia please call (800) 422-4747). For pre-registration form, please contact SMA 2002 Chairman T.C. Emory at 4912 Euclid Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23462.




2001 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers