If traveling by air please contact Samantha Wilkins 210-838-7892
Reservations must be made on your own by 5/24/19
Room blocks are saved under TEXAS STATE GRANGE for $119 per night
HAMPTON INN & SUITES WACO SOUTH
2501 Marketplace Drive
Waco, TX 76711
ONLINE PAYMENTS AVAILABLE THROUGH PAYPAL
CHECKS MADE OUT TO: TEXAS STATE GRANGE
Please complete registration and mail checks to:
311 FM 474
Boerne, TX 78006
GREAT PLAINS 2019 Schedule
FRIDAY JUNE 14
4-7PM Registration Open
7-9PM Icebreakers/Community Service Project
Light appetizers/snacks will be available
9PM Vespers- TEXAS
9-11PM Learn some Texas Line Dancing & Two-Steps
Take this time to fellowship with one another, learn some new dances, or play board games.
SATURDAY JUNE 15
7-8AM Breakfast (Provided by Hotel)
8-9AM BREAKOUT SESSION 1
Option A: Membership Workshop by Joe Stefenoni, NG Membership Director
Option B: Workshop by The National Grange Youth Team- Topic TBA
Option C: Junior Grangers-Capes of Honor- by Samantha Wilkins, NG Junior Director
9-10AM BREAKOUT SESSION 2
Option A: Ritual? Is it still important? By NG Membership Team
Option B: Workshop by The National Grange Youth Team-Topic TBA
Option C: Junior Grange Workshop- Topic TBA
10AM -1PM: LEAVE FOR TOUR
2PM-330PM GRANGE BASEBALL
All are invited to come watch and participate in the Newest Grange Trivia Contest!
Choose Your Team: BLUE or GOLD and root on your Grange Youth Members as the compete for the chance to attend National Session.
330-5PM QUILT BLOCK
Learn how to create your own quilt block for the 2019 National Grange Lecturers Contest.
This option is open to all in attendance.
*BRING YOUR SEWING MACHINE IF YOU CAN* *MATERIAL WILL BE PROVIDED*
5-6PM NATIONAL PREP
Option A: 2021 Convention Planning Meeting (State Masters and Chairmembers)
Option B: PREPARE FOR NATIONAL 2019
Youth members are encouraged to sit down with the youth team and work through questions on youth programing and the trivia challenge.
Option C: A Word From the Directors (ALL ARE WELCOME)
Join NG Youth, Junior, & Membership Directors as they answer your questions, discuss programming and more.
6:30 Dinner, Contests, and Dance
Join us for a special dinner and presentation of the Public Speaking and Sign- A- Song contests from our Juniors and Youth Members. Following dinner and contests we will have a dance!
11pm Vespers- National Grange Youth Team
SUNDAY JUNE 16
7-8AM Breakfast (provided by hotel)
8-9AM Worship Service
9-10AM Wrap-up and Good Byes