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58th Annual
District 33Y Midwinter Conference
Massachusetts Lions
District 33Y
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Last Updated Jan. 2, 2017
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, January 27 - 29, 2017

La Quinta Inn & Suites, 100 Congress St., Springfield, MA
Sales/Display Tables

Sales/Display Tables: 9 am to 2 pm on Saturday. Table deadline January 23, 2017. Make a separate check
payable to District 33Y Lions Midwinter for $25 and mail to: Barbara Thomas, 188 Allen Street, Hampden,
MA 01036. For questions call Barbara @413-566-5550, leave a message.- - - - - -
DO THIS IN ADVANCE
FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2017

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
REGISTRATION - Main Lobby

6:00 PM
Ballroom/Cash Bar Open - 12th Floor

7:00 PM
Theme: “Green”
DINNER BUFFET - Ballroom
Costume Judging
Souvenir photos

9:15 - 11:00 PM
Festivities Continue - Ballroom
Music by Lion Matt Peterson of Peterson Productions
Cash Bar


SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2017

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
BREAKFAST
- Lobby Dining Room- complimentary with
room purchase

8:30 AM - NOON
REGISTRATION - Main Lobby

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SALES TABLES
Ballroom - 12th Floor
including photo contest table
Peace Posters

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
DISTRICT 33Y BUSINESS MEETING
Summit Room - 12th Floor
Dress - MD33 Uniform

NECROLOGY SERVICE
NOMINATIONS
CLUB DONATIONS

Remarks by ID Jerome Thompson
Remarks by DG Linda Carr

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
YOUTH SPEECH COMPETITION
Summit Room - 12th Floor

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
LUNCH - On Your Own
Cash Concession - Ballroom 12th Floor

2:00 PM - 2:55 PM

ID FORUM - With ID Jerome Thompson
Summit A - 12th Floor

TEA PARTY
Springfield Suite - 11th Floor

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

ANNUAL EYEMOBILE MEETING
Summit B 12th Floor

4:30 - 5:30 PM
REGISTRATION - Main Lobby

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
DISTRICT GOVERNOR RECEPTION
All Invited -
Summit Room - 12th Floor
cash bar

6:30 PM
33Y DIGNITARIES: Line up for Entrance
12th floor hallway

7:00 PM
DISTRICT GOVERNOR BANQUET
Ballroom - 12th Floor
Head Table Dress - formal
Others - Business attire/MD33 Uniform (no blue jeans)

DINNER
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: ID Thompson
RESPONSE
AWARDS

9:30 PM
BANQUET ADJOURNS

HOSPITALITY ROOM -
Springfield Suite, 11th Floor - (cash bar)

SUNDAY, JANUARY 29, 2017

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
BREAKFAST - Lobby Dining Room
complementary with room purchase

9:00 AM
COUNCIL OF GOVERNORS’ MEETING
Summit Room - 12th Floor

9:00 AM
PARTNERS IN SERVICE
Lobby Dining Room

Noon
CHECKOUT TIME


Information and links for Sales Tables, and the Midwinter Program Booklet below
Did you miss this year and previous years' Midwinter Report Booklet? See links below
We will be holding this year's event at the La Quinta Inn & Suites in Springfield.

The Friday Night theme is “Green”. with a costume contest and souvenor photos.

Saturday will be the Business Meeting including the Necrology Service to remember those who have passed away in the
last year, the Youth Speech Competition, the ID Forum with ID JeromeThompson, the Annual EyeMobile Meeting, a Tea
Party, and seminars on subjects of interest. In the evening is the District Governor Reception and Banquet.

Sunday the Council of Governors will hold their meeting.

See schedule below.



ID Jerome Thompson, from Moulton, Alabama, USA, was elected to
serve a two-year term as a director of Lions Clubs International at the
association’s 98th International Convention held in Honolulu, Hawaii,
June 26 through 30, 2015.

Director Thompson is an attorney. A member of the Moulton Lions
Club since 1989, he has held many offices within the association,
including club secretary, club treasurer, club membership
chairperson, district governor, district public relations & Lions
information chairperson, district GMT coordinator and multiple district
GMT coordinator.

In recognition of his service to the association, Director Thompson
has received numerous awards, including the Membership Key
Award, three Leadership Awards, two Extension Awards and four
International President’s Awards. He is also a Progressive Melvin
Jones Fellow.

In addition to his Lions activities, Director Thompson is active in
numerous professional and community organizations, including
President of the Lawrence County Alabama Bar Association and
member of the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce.

Director Thompson has two sons.
Our Guest for the weekend:
International Director H. Jerome Thompson
From Moulton, Alabama
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