Convention 2019 Newsletter
Convention 2019 Accommodation
Our preparations are in full swing and we are going to be working hard to provide you with a memorable weekend of fellowshipping and hopefully some fun too! The registration fee will be R120.
A list of accommodation venues is posted on the AA website; please note this listing is not exhaustive – there are Town / City Lodges and other hotel facilities close by which members can, if they prefer / choose to, access via a quick internet search.
There will be an entertainment event on the Saturday night. We will also be running a national raffle with fantastic prizes but more about that will be shared with Areas in the next month or so, so till next time, diarize the date so long and come visit us in 2019 – you will not regret it!
Convention 2019 - upcoming fund raising events
27 October 2018 - Night at the Races (ADULTS ONLY)
Tickets go on sale as of Thursday 11 October; available from Larry at Area Office. R150 per person. To be held at Edenvale Bowling Club - details on ticket. Bring some cash for betting purposes. Meal included in ticket price; beverages available at venue.
11 November - Golf day
Glenvista Golf Club; R1200 per four ball. Prizes to be won. Please contact Frank V on 081 576 6606, or Joe P on 078 378 8633 to book your spot.
24 November - Gratitude Dinner
Tickets go on sale on Thursday 11 November; R150 per person, includes meal. Raffles and other entertainment. Venue to be advised shortly.
08 December - Car Boot Sale
To be held at Northfield Methodist Church. Watch for poster advertising campaign - all details there. R300 per stand. Proceeds from what stand holder sells for own pocket but donations welcome from your sales!
Longer term and on going fund raisers
National raffle with 1st Prize of a lap top - R5 per ticket / R100 per book.
Collection tins - please give generously.
Quilting project - two quilts made up of inspirational messages, one from other countries in the world and one from Groups in South Africa will be raffled at Convention 2019. These raffle tickets will go on sale next year.