2011 SCDU State Convention Slated for August 11-14 in Historic Charleston
The 2011 South Carolina State Convention and Awards Gala will be held August 11-14 in Charleston. This year’s celebration will take place at the Francis Marion Hotel and has expanded to a third day! All SCDU volunteers, members and supporters are invited to attend.
Highlighting the weekend is the Awards Gala which is slated for Saturday, August 13 at the Francis Marion Hotel. At the Gala the highly anticipated District Chairman of the Year, Area Chairman of the Year and the State Chairman’s Perpetual Trophy award winners will be honored as well as many other award winners. Early registration and check-in will occur during the evening on Thursday, August 11th, with a SCDU Project Tour to be held during the day on Friday, August 12. The tour will consist of site visits at three DU projects each one in a different phase—just started, halfway completed and fully completed. Later that evening the state committee will host a harbor cruise catered by Charleston Bay Gourmet at 7:30. Prior to the Awards Gala Saturday evening which will start at 6:30 with the State Chairman Cocktail Re-ception, registrants will have access to a beach at Patriot's Point. The weekend will wrap-up with the State Committee Business Meeting on Sunday!
To register for the convention, please CLICK HERE or call James Meadows at 843-870-0635. Rates, which include all the activities mentioned above, for the convention are set at $200 for a couple and $125 for a single. A special Saturday only registration is available for $75 a single and $125 a couple.
For room reservations at the Francis Marion, call 843-722-0600. Be sure to register at the reduced Ducks Unlimited rate which is set at $119 per night. The last day to reserve your room at the reduced rate is July 12, so make your plans early to join us in Charleston!