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Smith Family Reunion 2019

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Greetings Family!!!

We are the loving descendants of the beloved Andrew and Myrtle Smith of Sicily Island, Louisiana. It's time for us to reunite to celebrate love, legacy, and life. We are excited to invite all of our family member to our 2019 Smith Family Reunion which will be held on Friday, July 19th - Sunday, July 21st in Detroit, Michigan.

Our reunion theme is Love Endureth Through All Generations” ~ Psalms 102:12

We are honored to plan and host our family reunion in the “Motor City.” Our committee members have worked diligently to plan a memorable weekend with fabulous fun-filled activities, entertainment, and accommodations for everyone to enjoy.

Please carefully review all of the information in the registration packet. To register by mail, please return the completed Registration Form with payment to the address listed. To register online, please visit the Eventbrite website (https://www.eventbrite.com) and search for Smith Family Reunion 2019 located in Detroit, Michigan. Please note: There is a processing fee to register online and no additional processing fee to register by mail.

Although our family reunion is next year, we would like all family members to register in advance. We even have a prize for family members who register early. So register A.S.A.P. and help us spread the word.

Don’t pass on this opportunity to meet new family members, celebrate our shared legacy, and create new memories together. Please feel free to contact any reunion committee member for comments, questions, concerns or to volunteer. We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at the family reunion!

With Love,

2019 Smith Family Reunion Committee


Allen & Ellie Smith – President/Chair | Amy Ballard – Vice President/Co-Chair

Paulette Gadson – Secretary | Linda Simmons-Moseley – Treasurer | Veronda Ballard – Sergeant-At-Arms Jessie Smith, Mallissie Smith Gadson, Hilda Smith, and Ulanda Smith – Historians & Advisors



Schedule At a Glance


Friday, July 19, 2019

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Check-In & Registration

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm: Michigan Meet and Greet Holiday Inn Express & Suites

27451 Schoolcraft, Livonia, MI 48150

  • Food, Beverages & Entertainment Detroit Northwest - Livonia


8:00 pm – 12:00 am: Optional Tour of Detroit Greektown & Riverwalk

  • Optional & Additional Cost Required

Saturday, July 20, 2019

10:00 am – 6:00 pm: Smith Family Reunion Picnic Belle Isle Park

  • Food, Beverages & Entertainment

  • Attire: T-Shirts, Comfortable Leisure, and Swim Wear

  • Additional activities (i.e. Bike Rental, Canoe Rentals, etc.) require an additional cost


8:00 pm – 12:00 am: Optional Tour of Detroit Motor City & Campus Martius

  • Optional & Additional Cost Required


Sunday, July 21, 2019

10:00 am: Early Check-Out

10:45 am: Worship Service New Resurrection Faith Ministries

18614 Schoolcraft Avenue - Detroit, MI 48223

Pastors: Bishop Merdith R. Bussell & Prophetess Peggy L. Bussell Attire: Sunday’s Best

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Banquet & Reunion Closeout NRFM Fellowship Hall


HOTEL INFORMATION

Location:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Detroit Northwest - Livonia

Address: 27451 Schoolcraft, Livonia, MI 48150 Phone: (734) 744-9888

The hotel offers contemporary rooms with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, plus microwaves, mini fridges, and tea/coffee makers. Suites with living areas are available. Kids (18 & under) stay for no extra charge with a parent. A hot breakfast buffet are complimentary. There is an indoor pool, fitness room, business center and free parking at the hotel.. The hotel is located off of the I-96 freeway and near several local attractions.

Room Rates:

  • King Executive (Non Smoking) $119/plus tax

  • 2 Double Executive (Non Smoking) $119/plus tax

  • King Executive Suite (Non Smoking w/ pull-out coach) $134/plus tax

  • 2 Double Executive Suite (Non Smoking w/ pull-out coach) $134/plus tax

Tax: Approximately 10.5%

Reservations:

Reserve your room today! Call 734-744-9888 and book with the front desk into the Smith Family Reunion Block. To register online please click: Smith Family Reunion Block Booking Link or type the following URL:



Reunion Dates:

Friday, July 19, 2019 - Sunday, July 21, 2019 Please note: Hotel rates are available for up to three days prior and three days after the Family Reunion.


Cut-off Date:

June 15, 2019 - Register early in order to receive the discount! Please note: Doubles & Suites run out fast and should be booked as soon as possible.

Alternative Hotels:

We recommend utilizing the Holiday Inn Express & Suites for your hotel accommodations. If you choose an alternative hotel, please note we have an event at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites and pick up/drop offs to occur at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites.

Registration

Please be sure to complete the entire form and return it with your Registration & T-Shirt Order fees. The information collected from this form will be used for the Family Directory. If you are unable to attend the Family Reunion, please still complete the form and return it so your information will be included in the Family Directory. Deadline to return Registration & T-Shirt Order Form is July 10, 2019. To register online, please visit the Eventbrite website (https://www.eventbrite.com) and search for Smith Family Reunion 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. Please note: There is a processing fee to register online and no additional processing fee to register by mail.

  • Registration Fee - Ages 16 & up $ 75.00
Children Age 15 & under are FREE. Parents please list children and ages on your registration form. ~ Thank you!
  • Registration Fee - Ages 5 - 15 $ 0.00
  • Registration Fee - Ages 4 & under $ 0.00

Please Note: The Registration fee includes admission for one (1) to all scheduled events: Meet & Greet, Family Picnic, Family Worship Service & Banquet. It does not include t-shirt orders or hotel accommodations.

Early Bird Registration:

Family members who register by December 1, 2018 will receive a “Early Bird Registration” prize. Register Today!!!!

T-Shirt Orders

Please don’t forget to order your 2019 Family Reunion T-Shirt. We are asking everyone to wear their T-Shirt to picnic. We will take a family photo at the park.

  • Children Sizes S, M, L $10
  • Adult Sizes S, M, L, XL $15
  • Adult Plus Sizes 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X $20

Souvenir Booklet

Help make our 2019 Smith Family Reunion memorable and festive. Please place a memorial, tribute, announcement, business card and/or appreciation in the Souvenir Booklet. The booklet will be distributed at the Family Worship Service & Banquet. Please note: The Souvenir Booklets will be printed in black and white to save on cost.

Please send all ads/pictures by mail to 2019 Smith Family Reunion - 16909 Freeland - Detroit, MI 48235

or email to missgadson@hotmail.com subject line: Souvenir Booklet Deadline: July 10, 2019

  • Full Page Ad $ 50.00

  • ½ Page Ad $ 35.00

  • ¼ Page Ad$ 25.00

  • Patron Donation $ 10.00

Please make all Checks and/or Money Orders: Paulette Gadson or Allen Smith

If mailing, please use a separate sheet of paper for Ad Descriptions and

don’t forget to send/attach photos/business cards.

PLEASE TYPE or PRINT CLEARLY! Please check spelling and accuracy of information.

Please note: The Souvenir Booklets will be printed in black and white to save on cost.

Original photos and business cards will be returned at the reunion. ~Thank You!


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