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Convention 2011 Report

Greetings All,

That time again to think and talk about the upcoming National Convention of the HKVCA. Quebec Region will be hosting the Convention 2011 in Granby, QC on August 11-14, 2011.

All the preliminary confirmations have been taken care of. Convention Invitation Kits will be mailed to all members in March 2011. All Registration Forms, Room Reservation Forms etc will be returned to the organizing committee.

Thursday August 11th, afternoon registrations, meet and greet; the 12th AGM and fun evening, the 13th Commemorative Ceremony and closing Banquet; the 14th farewell to all friends of the Hong Kong Family.

The convention will be held at the Castel Hotel/Spa on rue Principale in Granby, QC. A block of rooms has been reserved with choices of rooms. Special rooms, handicap rooms and suites of different sizes are also available. On site you have full breakfasts cafeteria style, a Pub for lunches and drinks, a fine dining room, outdoor pool and also massage/spa with reservations. The hotel is well situated 8 km from the Autoroute #10 exit 68, half way between Montreal and Sherbrooke, within walking distance of the shopping centre, many restaurants from quick lunches to fine dining, theatre, gym and entertainment. If you are planning on staying a few extra days we also have our famous Granby Zoo and Water Park for a full day or more of fun.

Updates will be in the next edition of the newsletter and on the web.

The organizing committee will be pleased to answer any questions you might have: Tel. 450-375-7439 or by e-mail lucette.mailloux.m@videotron.ca Hope to meet you in Granby, August 11-14, 2011.

Lucette Mailloux Muir, Regional Director, Quebec Region