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Dinner Reservations Now Open for April Meeting

Join us at 6 PM on Monday, April 3rd at East Lake United Methodist Church, 7753 1st Avenue South Birmingham, 35206, for our next gathering. We'll begin with dinner prepared by Franklin Biggs (formerly of Homewood Gourmet) and Food Services Director Juanita Jones. The entree will be Pork Tenderloin with vegetables. We’ll enjoy a seated meal, with members of the choir as hosts. The cost of the meal is $13.00.

If you'd like to carpool to East Lake, please make note of that in the comment box of your dinner reservation form or email Dan or Sherelyn . We'll park at Baptist Church of the Covenant (2117 University Blvd. Birmingham, 35233) and leave around 5:40 PM to go to East Lake. If you prefer to meet us at East Lake, park in the lot on the corner of 78th Street and 2nd Avenue South (the lot behind the church) where security will be provided. Enter the glass doors in front of the one-story office building in the alley. There will be signs posted to guide you.

Select April Dinner Reservation from the left-side column to view details, then enter your reservation information as usual. You may also contact treasurer Mike Burt at (205) 201-3838 or to make your reservation.

Reservations will close at midnight this Thursday, March 30th.

Following the dinner and business meeting, John Schwandt and Barry Norris will lead us on a tour, discussion and demo of the East Lake organ. It will be a fun and interesting evening!

April 1st Deadline to Apply for Minnie McNeil Carr Scholarship Competition

This Saturday is the deadline to apply for the chapter's high school student scholarship competition. The award is $500. See the Scholarships and Competitions link on the left for application form and details.

NEW POEA 2017 EARLY BIRD Registration Deadline

March 31 is the new deadline for the early bird registration fee of $475. After that, the fee is $525. Registration closes April 25. If you know of a talented organ student in grades 9 - 12 who would appreciate this opportunity, please encourage them to apply.

Birmingham POEA 2017 has registration info and the direct links for applying online.

April 1st Deadline to Submit Nominees for Executive Committee Class of 2017-2020

The Nominating Committee announces the following slate of members who have agreed to stand for election to the next Executive Committee Class: Faythe Freese, Debbie Holmes, Rachel Julian, Bill McElwee, Paul Mosteller, Russell Nelson, Brent Nolte, David Robertson, and Cathy Shelton. We are grateful to chairman Stephen Schaeffer, Pat Fitzsimmons and Mark Hayes for their work as this year's Nominating Committee.

Chapter members may make additional nominations by April 1 as described in Section 8. ELECTION PROCEDURES in the Chapter Operating Procedures. Three members will be chosen in this spring's election to serve in this class. Rotating off the EC are Tyler Canonico, Charles Kennedy, and Bruce Ludwick.

An Opportunity to Support Our POEA 2017

Our June POEA is quickly approaching and work continues to ensure it is a huge success. We invite our members and friends to help in this endeavor by providing financial support as you are able. A secure Paypal link Birmingham POEA 2017 Paypal Donation is available to make this a quick and easy process. If you prefer, you may send your tax-deductible gift (payable to "Birmingham POEA 2017") to Birmingham AGO, Attn: Mike Burt, P.O. Box 59181, Birmingham AL 35259-9181. Gifts of any amount are welcome and appreciated!

2016-2017 Chapter Calendar of Events

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