The Smoky Mountain Grotto is hosting the 2016 SERA Winter Business Meeting on Saturday March 12, 2016 at the Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church, 2931 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919. Map and Photo/Art Salons will start at 11:00 am (ET). The general meeting will begin at 1:00 pm. Following the meeting, there is a banquet dinner beginning at 6:00 pm which includes giving out the SERA Awards and a guest speaker.
There is a $5 charge for the meeting and $10 for the banquet. To register for the meeting and/or banquet, complete and mail this form to the address on the form, with appropriate payment by March 1, 2016: http://caves.org/region/sera/PDF/2016%20SERA%20WBM.pdf
Brent Aulenbach will coordinate the SERA Map Salon committee (http://caves.org/region/sera/MapSalon.htm
) and Don Hunter will coordinate the Photo/Art Salon committee (http://caves.org/region/sera/PhotoSal.htm
). Salon entries should be brought to the meeting at 11:00 am, unless other arrangements are made with Brent or Don. If you have questions or would like to volunteer to serve as a judge, contact Brent (firstname.lastname@example.org
), or Don (email@example.com
Award nominations (http://caves.org/region/sera/SERAAwrd.htm
) are due by February 12, 2016. Direct questions or send completed nomination forms (http://caves.org/region/sera/PDF/SERA_Award_Nomination_Form_.pdf
) to Candice Eagle at: 3205 Louisville Rd., Louisville, TN 37777 (firstname.lastname@example.org
), or to Peter Michaud at: 1164 Old Sewanee Rd., Sewanee, TN 37375 (email@example.com
) by February 12, 2016.
SMG will offer caving trips before or after the meeting, camping will be available, and some grotto members may be able to host guests in their homes. Please direct inquiries to Matt Tomlinson, SMG Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org
Updated event details may be found on the SERA facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/550892231734507/
. We hope you can attend!