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April General Meeting & Placement Fair

April 17, 2012
Starts promptly at 6:30pm, so please arrive early.
Placement Fair starts at 7:30 pm. Social time will be held concurrently with the Placement Fair.
MOHAI
Mandatory Voting Meeting

As always, voting is mandatory, so if you are unable to attend the meeting, please reach out to the JLS office at askus@jrleagueseattle.org to get your link to vote online.  Online voting will close at noon on Tuesday, April 17th. Please ensure to vote before then, or attend and vote in person, to avoid the $50 fine.

The voters guide can be found at http://www.jrleagueseattle.org/?nd=apr_vg_2012. Please spend a few minutes to review the motions ahead of the meeting so you are informed about the issues we are voting on. Items on the ballot will include our budget for 2012-2013.

Passing motions and the budget for 2012 – 2013 are not the only issues on the agenda that affects the League’s agenda. After the voting meeting, the Membership Wing will be hosting the annual Placement Fair, during which time all incoming and outgoing Chairs and Vice-Chairs of the League’s committees will be available at various booths to answer questions about their committees and help you make decisions about the future of your League career.

The Placement process will begin after the Placement Fair on April 17, 2012. In the meantime, you may view the catalog of available committees on the website at http://www.jrleagueseattle.org/?nd=placement_descriptions_12_13.  Once Placement begins you will be asked to select five committee choices and submit via the online Placement Tool.

Key dates for 2012-2013 Placement are as follows:

April 17 Placement Fair – Website enabled after the Active Placement Fair.
May 4 – Deadline to fill out web application.
Mid May – All members who have paid their 2012-2013 dues will be notified of their 2012-2013 placement.

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April General Meeting & Placement Fair

Our final voting meeting of the Junior League year is upon us!

April General Meeting & Placement Fair
April 17, 2012
MOHAI
6:30 – 9:00 pm
Voting Meeting

Please note that the meeting will begin promptly at 6:30pm, so please arrive early and find your seats by 6:25pm, so we can start immediately. The social portion of the evening will be held during the Placement Fair, starting at 7:30pm.

As always, voting is mandatory, so if you are unable to attend the meeting, please reach out to the JLS office at askus@jrleagueseattle.com  for your link to vote online.  Online voting will be open from Friday, April 6th and will close at noon on Tuesday, April 17th . Please ensure to vote during this timeframe, or attend and vote in person, to avoid the $50 fine.

The voters guide can be found at http://www.jrleagueseattle.org/?nd=apr_vg_2012 .   Please spend a few minutes to review the motions ahead of our meeting, which will include our budget for 2012-2013.

Be sure to stop by the Cookbook Committee table at the April General Meeting. Not only will Simply Classic, Seattle Classic and Celebrate the Rain be available for sale, but we will again have cookbooks from Junior Leagues across the country.

Whether buying books for yourself, as Mother’s Day gifts, or to share with friends and family, these gourmet award winners shouldn’t be missed. We will be selling Knoxville’s Dining in the Smokey Mountains, Clearwater-Dunedin’s From Grouper to Grits, Pine Bluff’s Southern Accent: A Second Helping, and Eugene’s Cooking from the Coast to the Cascades.

New books are in from Tulsa, OK (Oil and Vinegar), Madison, WI (Mad About Food) and the star from the Bay Area, San Francisco’s centennial cookbook San Francisco Entertains. Houston’s Peace Meals and Stop and Smell the Rosemary are back by popular demand. For the budding cooks in your family, we have Junior Leagues in the Kitchen with Kids. So ladies, be sure and pick up your books early in the evening. Many sold out in December as soon as the boxes were opened.

San Francisco Entertains is on sale for $35, Peace Meals is on sale for $30.00. All other books are $20.00. These books make great gifts. Don’t miss this opportunity to add a new book or two to your cookbook collection.