Northwestern Region Conference April 25-28, 2019 Skamania Lodge Stevenson, WA
|County||Hood River (OR3191)|
Hood River (OR3191)
The 101st Conference of the Northwestern Region of Soroptimist International of the Americas to be held April 25-28, 2019 at the beautiful Skamania Lodge is Stevenson, WA. Your meeting team is putting together a conference full of training, sharing and personal growth with plenty of opportunities for fun. There is so much to do in this scenic location. The lodge hosts a spa, zip lines, hiking trails, golf and so much history. The surrounding areas include Multnomah Falls, wineries and breweries, fishing, scenic tours/drives, and of course shopping. ___________________________________________________________________________ IMPORTANT CONFERENCE DEADLINES February 24, 2019 – Official Call to Conference will be sent via email blast, March 13, 2019 – Hotel reservation deadline for the negotiated rate March 18, 2019 – Deadline for conference sponsorship __________________________________________________________________________ QUESTIONS Conference Registration Chair: Erin Long email@example.com ___________________________________________________________________________ HOTEL RESERVATIONS To grow stronger together working as one, you need a room to stay in so you and your club members will be well rested for the exciting activities that are planned.
Make your hotel reservations now and take advantage of the group rate that has been negotiated for our conference. Room Rates: For single and double occupancy the rate is $144 per night plus tax and a daily resort fee of $20 per room. A one night deposit is taken at the time of reservation. Rates are good for two days prior to and two days after the conference based on availability. PLEASE NOTE: the rooms are either two double beds or a single king size bed. Resort fee includes: unlimited free local calls; wireless high speed internet in the guestroom, Gorge Room, Cascade Dining Room and River Rock Lounge; access to three scenic hiking trails, health club, pool and outdoor hot tub, tennis and basketball court time; bike rentals; free parking; fresh hot coffee. Deadline: To get this amazing rate, you need to reserve your room before March 13, 2019. But why wait, reserve today to guarantee your room. You can even come a day or two early or stay late so you can enjoy the wonderful amenities the lodge spa has to offer as well as the amazing sites to tour for the same great rate. We want everyone attending to have access to these great rates so don’t reserve rooms that are not in your name. DO NOT use a third party travel site as we don’t get credit for the room at the lodge and this has a negative financial impact on the region's account. To make hotel reservations call 844-432-4748 and mention the group name of Soroptimist International of the Americas, Northwestern Region to receive the discounted rate. _________________________________________________________________________ ALASKA AIRLINES DISCOUNT CODE For our Soroptimist team who may be flying into Portland (closest airport to our conference site), we have negotiated a discount with Alaska Airlines. Please use Discount Code ECM001 when booking your flight at alaskaair.com to receive the discount. ________________________________________________________________________ SPEAKER We are excited to have Britt Bensen-Steele as our keynote speaker. Britt will be talking to us about taking care of ourselves so that we can help other women and girls. Britt earned a bachelor’s degree in exercise physiology and a Master’s degree in health education and promotion. She is a yoga instructor that thrives on inspiring and encouraging change, as well as inspiring organizational health. Britt has a diverse background in employee wellness, corporate fitness, breast cancer clinical research and intervention, hospital based health education, and campus health promotion. She is the author of Pilgrim-Living Your Yoga Life Every Single Day and My Authentic Self: A Journey Through Journal, and co-author of Wise Women Speak. She will also be providing a workshop on Saturday on Stress Management. .