Texas & Oklahoma Chapter Updates

An Invitation to the July Texas/Oklahoma TCC Meeting in Austin

Come join in this fun and informative TX/OK chapter meeting on Saturday, July 15, in Austin. Carolyn Barkley has graciously offered to host  the meeting at her Austin “travel museum” home. Check out the pictures above for a sense of all the travel collectibles she has on display. I need a final attendee count by June 30 please.

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The preliminary agenda is as follows:

10:45 Arrivals, sign in
Networking, meet-and-greet
On display: Carolyn’s travel collectibles
Pay Paul for meeting cost (amount TBD)*
11:30 Lunch served (buffet style) — Texas BBQ
IF ANYONE HAS SPECIAL DIETARY NEEDS,
PLEASE INFORM PAUL IN ADVANCE
12:00 Chapter Update
12:15 Round-the-room dialogue: “A short story (max. 2 minutes) about something funny
that happened on a trip, an interesting person met while traveling, a favorite travel
souvenir, a scary situation encountered, or something unexpected that happened
and turned out to be memorable
1:15 Group Photo
1:20 Break
1:30 Featured Speaker – To be announced
2:30 Future meetings and solicitation of helpers, and adjourn

Help, please: I would appreciate a volunteer photographer for the day. If you have a digital camera (with delay timer) and a tripod please check the “Yes” button on the RSVP form.  Thank you.

Safe and Happy Travels,

Paul ClitesTexas/Oklahoma Area Coordinator


*Note: TCC chapter meetings are intended to be financially self-supporting, including meal, venue and related costs. I keep a financial accounting of all costs and receipts. Any chapter member may request to see the financial account and documentation to satisfy yourself that the money you pay when you attend meetings goes only for chapter meeting expenses.

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