TENTATIVE SCHEDULE (Subject to change) Thursday, October 19 1:00p.m. Registration 2:00p.m. Display Room Opens for entries 4:00p.m. Committee Meetings 6:00p.m. Baking Contest Judging 7:00p.m. Welcome Talent Show Baking Contest Auction State Officers/Department Directors State Officer Practice
Friday, October 20 7:30a.m. Registration and Nominations for Officers and 2 Foundation Members 9:00a.m. Open 143rd Annual Session in 6th Degree 9:15a.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 9:30a.m. Lecturer, Family Activities, Junior, Deaf Awareness contest judging 10.00a.m. Report of Executive Committee Financial Reports Proposed Budget Masters Address Session Committee Reports 12:00p.m. Awards Luncheon 12:45p.m. Foundation Meeting 3:00p.m. Budget Approval Election Speaker Session Committee Reports 6:00p.m. Dinner Break 7:30p.m. Call to Order Memorial Service Session Committee Reports Close in 4th degree 6th Degree Practice 5th Degree Practice Session Committee Meetings
Saturday, October 21 8:30a.m. Open with 5th Degree 6th Degree Feast Table and Executive Committee Milk Break Roll Call of Officers Session Committee Reports 12:00p.m. Lunch Break 1:30p.m. Call to Order Roll Call of Officers Adoption of Friday’s minutes Unfinished Business Installation of Officers 4:00p.m. Closing of 143rd Annual Session 7:30p.m. Annual Banquet Dedicated Worker/VIP Announcement Youth/ Young Adult Raffle Dance
2017 Michigan State Grange Annual Session October 19 - 21, 2017
The convention will be held at Comstock Inn in Owosso, MI.
Hosted by the members of Region 2: Studley, Burns, Gratiot, Capitol, Maple Leaf