NOTES: Forbes Magazine highlighted Utah Rotarians and their work performed in Mexico.
I wanted to extend a personal invitation to each of you and your fellow club members to attend "Grasp the Spirit" starting Thursday, May 5th and running through May 7th (see schedule below). We are honored to have both Greg Podd, Vice President of Rotary International and Zone Director of Zones 21b/27 and Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes in attendance during the event. Come and "Grasp the Spirit" of Rotary during this important event. Here is the schedule below:
Thursday, May 5th
11:00 am - 1:00 pm - Service project and lunch @ Southwest Applied Technology College located at 757 West 800 South.
1:00 - 3:00 pm - Business meeting @ Southwest Applied Technology College
3:30 - 7:00 pm - Tour of historic trails (e.g. Spanish Trail) and Petroglyphs, followed by a chuck wagon dinner & music (Western attire suggested) (additional fee applies) OR 6:00 pm - Dinner with local Cedar City Rotarians in their home (additional fee applies)
Friday, May 6th
9:00 am - Call to order and session begins
12:00 pm - Lunch at Heritage Center
3:30 pm - recess
5:45 pm - Reception line begins at Sharwan Smith Center, SUU
6:15 pm - "World Class" Gala @ Sharwan Smith Center Ballroom
6:30 pm - Dinner is served to include silent auction for PolioPlus
8:00 - 9:30 pm - Dallas Brass Concert @ Sharwan Smith Center Ballroom
Saturday, May 7th
6:00 am - PolioPlus 10K run-proceeds go to PolioPlus (PDG Wally Brown has committed to pay $100 to the foundation for each Rotarian who reaches the finish line before him). (Registration fee applies)
9:00 am - Sean D. Reyes, Utah Attorney General address
12:30 pm - Conference adjourns
The registration fee is only $75 plus food for Rotarians and $25 plus food for spouses/partners/guests. Please go to utahrotary.org or utahrotary.com to register. Lodging block of rooms will be held until April 5th. And, rooms are discounted to Rotarians and range from $89 to $109. Participating hotels include:
ABBEY INN - (435) 586-9966
EL REY INN AND SUITES - (435) 586-6518
HAMPTON INN - (435) 586-5000
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS - (435) 865-7799
LA QUINTA - (435) 865-0005
SPRINGHILL SUITES BY MARRIOTT - (435) 586-1685
See you there.
Glade & Vicki
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