LWV UMRR's sister water-related ILO is LWV Lake Michigan Region. Consisting of Leagues that border Lake Michigan, this ILO was the model for LWV UMRR. Their Annual Meeting is coming up in October, and will feature a conversation with Wisconsin's US Senator Tammy Baldwin. You can attend in person at the Blue Harbor Resort in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, or attend virtually from wherever you are. Click here to access the LWV LMR website. This text is from LWV LMR:
Restoring Lake Michigan: Her Past, Present & Future
Friday and Saturday, October 21-22, 2022
Blue Harbor Resort
725 Blue Harbor Drive, Sheboygan, Wisconsin 53081
Attend in-person or via Zoom*
Taking place on the shores of Lake Michigan at the beautiful Blue Harbor Resort in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, this weekend will include our annual meeting, engaging Lake Michigan-related field trips and an exciting line-up of policy makers, scientists, and Great Lakes advocates.
Joining us for an In-person conversation will be United States Senator Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin! Also, learn about a fascinating local NOAA project (National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration), the impact of ancient glaciers on the Lake Michigan Watershed, the impact of infrastructure funds on the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and Areas of Concern, and much more.
In-person registration is $135 for both days, through September 30 ($145 thereafter)
Registration for both days includes a Welcome Reception with light hors d’oeurves, followed by a plated dinner on Friday, and breakfast and lunch buffets on Saturday.
$70 for either the Friday or Saturday session through September 30 ($80 thereafter)
Registration for either day includes only the meals served on the day for which you are registered.
On-line attendance for both days is $30; field trips are not available online.
Discounted rooms are $149 per night and may be reserved by calling the Blue Harbor Resort at 866.701.2583 (you must say you are with LWV LMR).
A discounted room block of 30 rooms is available until September 23. Once sold out or after September 23, discounted room rate will only be extended, based on availability.
You may be thinking... what is an ILO anyhow? Click here to learn more about what an ILO is and how it fits into the LWV national structure. .
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