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This years Spring Meeting will be held at:
Palmetto GBA Building
17 Technology Circle, Columbia, SC 29203
Individual (member)------$15 includes Lunch
Family (member)----------$25 includes 2 Lunches
Registration Fee for Walk-Ins add $10.
or if you choose to mail in registration
Mail in registration by February 23, 2014.

Important Facts about The Palmetto GBA facility
This complex is a NO SMOKING facility. You cannot smoke on the grounds or at any adjacent properties.

You must have picture ID to enter the building and on your person at all time while in the facility. As you enter the building you will be given a SCBA ID badge at registration table. You must enter and exit only through the Lobby.

Lunch will be served in the GBA Building Cafeteria. Price of lunch is included in price of registration.
Vendor Booths ... Make your equipment list now. Spring is coming and you know you need stuff. One vendor, Brushy Mountain, has announced that you can call your orders in starting February 17 for pick up at the Spring Meeting.

Speakers ...Dr. Jennifer Tsuruda, Mel Wallace-Best Beekeeping Practices, Mark Sweatman-queen rearing, more to follow

Lodging.... There are many options for overnight stay in the area. Ask for Special rates for this event. Please see below....

Register online through PayPal or you can print a mail-in form, complete it and mail it along with your check to:

Don Van Borsch
407 Old Plantation Drive
West Columbia, S.C. 29172

Hotels - Rates cannot be guaranteed, when making reservations let them know this is a conference at the Palmetto GBA Building.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Columbia Northeast--Special Rate $80
120 Blarney Drive, Columbia, SC 29223
Joshura Dobbs --- 803-760-1700
Click to go to website

Quinta Inn & Suites NE Fort Jackson---Special Rate $65
1538 Horseshoe Dr., Columbia, SC 29223
Elena Washington ---- 803-736-6400
Click here to go to website

Courtyard by Marriott---Palmetto GBA Rate: $85.00
111 Gateway Corporate Blvd, Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 736-3600
Attn: Amy Alimohammed

Hilton Garden Inn (newest of the hotels)---Corporate Rate: $85.00
8910 Farrow Road, Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 807-9000
Attn: Amber Cobia

Wingate Inn---Corporate Rate: $75.00
8300 Two Notch Road, Columbia, SC 29223
(803) 699-9333
Attn: Nicki Klooppenburg
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