You are invited . . . Announcing the 34th Annual Meeting . . . ABA-XXXIV • Phoenix, Arizona June 9-13, 2015 Enjoy five days at the ABA family reunion of Breweriana buy-sell-trade action, great tours, renewed friendships, and taking care of business in Phoenix, Arizona. A first-class, full-service hotel . . . PHOENIX MARRIOTT MESA 200 NORTH CENTENNIAL WAY MESA, ARIZONA 85201 P hoenix Marriott Mesa is a newly renovated 12-story high-rise hotel located in the heart of the Phoenix East Valley, only 12 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. We are close to ASU (Arizona State University), dining, golf, shopping, and tourist attractions. Our hotel features a recently upgraded 24-hour fitness center, heated pool & spa, complimentary parking, restaurant & bar, room service, free wireless high-speed Internet, guest laundry, meeting/banquet facilities and a 15,0000 sq. ft. exhibit hall. Whether you are looking for a hotel or resort in the Phoenix area, the Phoenix Marriott Mesa offers the best affordability and comfort. An ABA kind of place . . . Highlights • Mesa Amphitheater • Mesa Arts Center • Las Sendas Golf Course • Hohokam Stadium/Cubs Spring Training • Phoenix Zoo • Arizona Science Center • Mesa Golfland Sunsplash • Longbow Golf Course • Grand Canyon Make your hotel reservation early—large ABA member attendance expected—hotel will sell out quickly Luxury in L i a greatt location l tti att a special i l rate t ... Special ABA room rates: $79 per night for single and double rooms Daily breakfast buffet will be $10.00 per person pre-paid when making room reservations ABA hotel room rates are good from June 7th thru June 14th (The above rate does not include taxes.) Reservations must be made before May 16, 2015—Go to: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/americanbreweriana or if no Internet call 800-835-98730. (Mention American Breweriana Association to receive our room rate.) On tap at the 34th Annual Meeting ✌ Friendly room-to-room dealing is a continuous part of the Annual Meeting ✌ Fully-stocked Hospitality Room with plenty of beer, soda, wine and snacks ✌ Giant raffle ✌ Old and new friends ✌ All the good times you expect at an Annual Meeting The daily activities . . . Tuesday, June 9— 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.—Early Bird Home Tours. Members in the Phoenix area have invited attendees to view their collections. 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.No group transportation will be offered, travel on your own and visit at your leisure. Details will be published in the March/April Journal. 3:00 p.m.—Registration and Hospitality Room opens. 5:00 p.m.—11th Annual Silent Auction opens. Contact Pat Wheeler. Wednesday, June 10— 10:00 to 4:30 p.m.—Bus tour and lunch at local breweries. Plans include four Peaks, San Pan, and Sunup. Cost - $40.00 per person 6:30 p.m.—President’s Buffet hosted by Larry and Shirley Bowden. Room to room trading. Thursday, June 11— 8:00 a.m.—Annual ABA Business Meeting. . . . All members are encouraged to attend. 10:00 to 4:00 p.m.—Bus trip to Sauuaro Lake, boat ride on the Desert Belle. Cost - $40.00 per person and includes lunch. Room to room trading. 6:00 p.m.—Southwest Hospitality night sponsored by ABA’s A-1 Chapter in our Hospitalty Room. Friday, June 12— 9:00 a.m.—ABA Museum Foundation Meeting. Times to be Announced at a later Date— Crowns and Coaster Swap Afternoon Wine Social Room to Room Trading with Poker Run Silent Auction ends. . Saturday, June 13— 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.—Public buy-sell-trade show—Marriot Conference Room 3:00 p.m.—Full Beer Bottle Swap. 7:00 p.m.—Annual Awards Buffet Dinner with Guest Speaker. Cost $40.00 per person; Children under 12 years of age Free Tuesday through Thursday—Eleventh Annual Silent Auction. Open for accepting items and registering bidders Tuesday at Noon. Hours: Tuesday: 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm—Thursday: Noon to 9:00 pm Auction closes at 7:00 pm, All items must be paid for and picked up Thursday Night. Please Note—Arizona Diamondbacks (Major League Baseball Team) are not in town while we are there. ABA-XXXIV Registration Form Meeting Registration can be made online starting February 1, 2015 at americanbreweriana.org DETACH AND MAIL Your name:_______________________________________________________________ Address: _________________________________________________________________ City/State/Zip:____________________________________________________________ Telephone: ( )______________________________________ABA #:____________ E-mail address: ___________________________________________________________ For Annual Meeting updates go to www.americanbreweriana.org If this is your first Annual Meeting check here: _______ YOU MUST BE REGISTERED TO TAKE PART IN ANY ACTIVITY AT ABA-XXXIV Register these adults for the 34th Annual Meeting. Write names as you want them to appear on name badge. Total members and guests _________@$60 each = $_________ Register these children for the 34th Annual Meeting (Give ages of all children. There is no charge for those under age 12) Total children (over 12 only) ______@$15 each =$_________ Reserve show table to the Saturday show __________tables @$25.00 each.........................=$_________ __________tables with electricity @$35.00 each=$_________ Tables, wall space and Electricity are available in limited supply, and on a first come –first serve basis each Wall space__________ Electricity________ Please place my table next to_________________________ OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES Museum Library Renovation Donation (See details in Journal or website) Wednesday—Local Brewery Bus Tour and Lunch Thursday—River Boat Cruise and Lunch Saturday—Evening Awards Banquet $_________ ______tickets @ 40 each - $_________ ______tickets @ $40 each - $_________ _______Adult tickets @ $40 each - $_________ _______Children under 12 Free I (we) would like to volunteer ____ Hospitality Room, ____ Registration Room, ____ Silent Auction SORRY NO REFUNDS AFTER JUNE 1, 2015 CHECK TOTAL ...........$_________ Make check payable to: “ABA Annual Meeting” and mail with this form to James Massey, 450 Bluff St., Dubuque, IA 52001-6923—Phone: 563-543-1764, e-mail: email@example.com For credit card payments call ABA Office 608-778-4869 For hotel reservations see page 1 Make your special needs be known when making your room reservation. Have a major credit card available to guarantee your room.
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