Annual Meeting – April 14, 2018

Registration at 8 a.m. – Business Meeting at 11 a.m.

The 2018 Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, April 14th at the Sumter County Civic Center.

Active members registering in person will receive an inverted umbrella. It is a terrific new product that we can’t wait for you to see and use.  The new umbrella style makes it easier than ever to close your umbrella while getting in a car, and the handle is designed to help you get in doors with ease!

Remember, you MUST bring a picture ID.

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with drawings for door prizes beginning shortly after.  You must be present to win a door prize.  The business meeting will begin at 11 a.m.

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