I wanted to take this opportunity to announce the dates and location of the AUOC's 35th Annual State Convention, which is being hosted by the Assyrian American Association of Southern California beginning Friday, May 25th and ending Monday, May 28th, 2001.
The Official Headquarters of the State Convention is the Hyatt Regency Long Beach in Long Beach, California, USA. The Hyatt Regency Long Beach is attached to the Long Beach Convention Center, which is the location of the Banquet Party on Sunday, May 27th, 2001. http://www.hyatt.com/usa/long_beach/hotels/hotel_lgbrl.html
The picnic, on Monday, May 28th, 2001, will be located at the Rainbow Lagoon Park, which is also adjacent to the Hyatt Regency.
Rooms have been blocked for the convention at special convention rates at both the Hyatt Regency Long Beach and the Renaissance Long Beach (which is half a block away from the Hyatt). Reservations should be made directly through the Hyatt Regency Long Beach by telephone at (562) 491-1234 or through the Hyatt Central Reservation System at 1-800-233-1234 for rooms at the Hyatt and at 1800-HOTELS1 for rooms at the Renaissance.
Reservations should be made no later than May 10th, 2001 and the cost of rooms for the conventions are as follows:
Please mention that you are attending the Assyrian United Organization of California's Convention when making your reservation.
More details will be released via the AUOC's 35th Annual Convention website http://assyriansofsocal.dotplanet.com and to Zinda Magazine and other Assyrian press as they become available.
If you have more questions regarding the convention, please e-mail me at this address email@example.com.
UPDATE: Sunday, April 29, 2001
I wanted to update you about the accomodations for the 35th Annual A.U.O.C.'s State Convention in Long Beach, CA.
It's with great happiness that I am announcing that all the rooms at the Hyatt Regency have been booked and we have booked another hotel, the Renaissance Long Beach, which is within walking distance of the Hyatt Regency and the Long Beach Convention Center. The prices for accommodations at this hotel are the same as the accommodations at the Hyatt,
To make reservations at this hotel please call (562) 437-5900 or (800) Hotels1.
Considering all of the preparations and planning that has gone into this year's annual convention, we are sure that it will be very successful and we look forward to seeing all of you Memorial Day Weekend.Shamiram Tabar