Thursday, July 5, 2012

2012 National Bird Hunters Association Awards Banquet and Annual Meeting

2012 National Bird Hunters Association Awards Banquet and Annual Meeting
August 10-11, 2012
Kansas City, KS

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS/MEETINGS:

FRIDAY MORNING: Golf at Sunflower Hills for those interested – Contact Doug Meyer (dpmeyer at kcnet dot com) or Ken Sauer (ksauer at hitechelectric dot com).

FRIDAY EVENING: Social time and cook out beginning at 5pm at the home of Doug and Grace Meyer, 22648 Hatchell Rd., Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (913) 369-8950. SHUTTLE VAN SERVICE from the hotel to the Meyer’s will leave Country Inn at 5PM and pick-up at the Meyer’s for return to hotel at approx 9:30pm. There is NO charge for this service. Tonganoxie is about 15 minutes straight west of the hotel on divided four lane highway.

SATURDAY: Business meeting begins at 8am at Bichelmeyer’s Steak House in downtown Tonganoxie. 427 E 4th St., Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (913) 369-2337.

SATURDAY: Shopping for the ladies or Schlitterbahn Water Park for the kids, etc. Coordination or assistance from Grace Meyer will be provided if interested.

SATURDAY NOON: Lunch on our own. Bichelmeyer’s has a lunch menu and there is a Mexican restaurant, Subway, pizza, barbeque close by.

SATURDAY 1pm: Business meeting resumes followed by a presentation from Ted Gartner of Garmin, Inc., highlighting the latest products from Garmin and a Garmin 101 seminar with Q&A. Adjourn approx 4pm.

SATURDAY 6pm: Social Hour at Bichelmeyer’s

SATURDAY 7pm: Banquet, Auction, Dog and Handler of the Year Awards at Bichelmeyer’s.

ACCOMMODATIONS
Country Inn and Suites
1805 North 110th St.
Kansas City, KS 66111
(800) 830-5222
(913) 299-4700

There is a complimentary full breakfast at the hotel. Individuals should call and reserve rooms and pay for their stay. Ask for the National Bird Hunters Rate of $98 for a king or two doubles. This rate will be held for our group until July 27, 2012.

Hotel is located in the Legends Shopping District with Cabela’s, the 500,000 sq.ft. Nebraska Furniture Mart, lots of specialty stores, many chain restaurants and the nearby Hollywood Casino at the Kansas Speedway.