Michigan State Grange
Hosting Regions

Region 1: Barnard, Harbor Springs, Torch Lake, Summit City, Fern, and Oceana Center.

​Region 2: Gratiot, Studley, Burns, Capital, Maple Leaf, Kinney, and Carlisle.

​Region 3: West Oshtemo, Home, Fredonia, Colon, White Pigeon, Burr Oak, and Community.

​Region 4: Mosherville, Adams, North Adrian, Rome, Lime Creek, Pittsfield Union, and Plymouth/Westland.


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Michigan State Grange Annual Session
​Hosting Regions Responsibilities

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​version of the responsibilities

Printable PDF of Hosting Region Responsibilities​​​​
2020 TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
(Subject to change)

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
(Subject to change)

Thursday, October 22
1:00 p.m. Registration
2:00 p.m. Display Room Opens for entries
4:00 p.m. Committee Meetings
6:00 p.m. Baking Contest Judging
7:00 p.m. Welcome
Baking Contest Auction
Public Speaking Contest​
State Officers/Department Directors
State Officer Practice

Friday, October 23
7:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Open 144th Annual Session in 6th Degree
9:15 a.m. Lower to 4th Degree – admit 4th degree members
Flag Presentation
Roll Call of Officers
Roll Call of Delegates
Welcome by City Officials
Executive Committee Response
Partial Report – Credentials Committee
Adopt Order of Business
9:30 a.m. Lecturer, Family Activities, Junior, Deaf Awareness contest judging
10.00 a.m. Report of Executive Committee
Financial Reports
Proposed Budget
Masters Address
Session Committee Reports
12:00 p.m. Lunch break
12:45 p.m. Foundation Meeting
3:00 p.m. Budget Approval
Election
Speaker: 
Session Committee Reports
6:00 p.m. Awards Dinner
7:30 p.m. Call to Order
Memorial Service
Session Committee Reports
Close in 4th degree
6th Degree Practice
5th Degree Practice
Session Committee Meetings

Saturday, October 24
8:30 a.m. Open with 5th Degree
6th Degree
Feast Table
Roll Call of Officers
Session Committee Reports
12:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m. Call to Order
Roll Call of Officers
Adoption of Friday’s minutes
Unfinished Business
Installation of Officers
4:00 p.m. Closing of 144th Annual Session
7:30 p.m. Annual Banquet
Dedicated Worker/VIP
Announcement
Youth/ Young Adult Raffle
Dance

147TH MICHIGAN STATE GRANGE CONVENTION

OCTOBER 22-24, 2020​

GRAYLING, MICHIGAN​


Hosted by Region 1
(
Barnard, Harbor Springs, Torch Lake, Summit City, Fern, and Oceana Center Granges
)


MEALS

Meals to be announced

Friday: Awards Dinner
Saturday: Annual Banquet

​Meal prices and menus
​are not available at this
time
LODGING

Ramada Inn and Conference Center
​​​2650 South I-75 Business Loop
​Grayling, MI
989-348-7611

​Cost: $75.00 per night plus tax. Reserve your rooms by
​October 15, 2020 for this rate.