2012 Annual Meeting

We are returning to Lansing for the Annual Fall Conference this year. Lansing is a central location for Captains from all over the state. T

he conference will be held at the Lansing Lexington Hotel on October 19, 20 & 21, with, of course, the main program on Saturday, October 20. The Lansing Lexington Hotel is at 925 Creyts Rd. Lansing, MI 48917. Please call (877) 322-5544 to make a room reservation. Be sure to identify yourself as an MCBA member to get our special room rate.

The Lexington is a very nice hotel, on the western edge of Lansing, just off I-96, and not far from I-69. It’s close to good shopping too, so bring your significant other, and enjoy the weekend.

Friday night social hour Saturday the daytime program and the evening dinner program and charity raffle, followed by more time in the hospitality suite, and finally the complimentary breakfast preceding the business meeting Sunday morning. Come early, stay long, enjoy the whole weekend. The business meeting usually adjourns by about 10:30 a.m. Sunday, leaving the rest of the day to get home and on to your other activities.

Hope to see you there.

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