BOTLEY FAMILY REUNION

BOTLEY FAMILY

"THANKSGIVING"

REUNION

AGENDA

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

 4:00 p.m. - until

CHECK IN HOTEL

&

MEET FAMILY MEMBERS

STAYING AT HOTEL

Holiday Inn & Suites - Beaumont Plaza

3950 I-10 S.

Beaumont, Texas 77705 

Thursday, November 22, 2012

 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

BREAKFAST

Holiday Inn & Suites - Beaumont Plaza

(Complimentary breakfast is included in the hotel room rate.  Breakfast coupons can be picked up at the hotel's front desk.)

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 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Botley Family Reunion Dinner & Banquet

  (This is a once-in-a-lifetime event.)

Appomattox Club

2710 Harriot St.

Beaumont, TX 77705

 

Attire:   Casual (Slacks, Jeans, Shirt, Blouse, etc..)

 

 

 

 

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AGENDA:

 
Greetings

Special Message

Introduction of Family

Family Prayer

Blessing of Food

Thanksgiving Dinner

(Fried Turkey, Smoked Turkey, Ham, Smoked Chicken, Candied Yams, Corn Bread Dressing, Rice Dressing, Green Beans, Mixed Vegetables, Macaroni & Cheese, Rolls, Cakes, Pies, Cookies, Drinks, Adult Beverages, etc...)

Historian Presentation

Family Elder Tributes

Inspirational Solo

Passing of the Torch

Remember When...

Activities

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ACTIVITIES:

 

Guess Who?

Dancing

Soul Train Line

Line Dancing

Talent Show "Botleys' Got Talent"

Kids Activities & Entertainment

 

DJ Music

(By one of our Houston family members:

William "Will" Cerfs

BKA

"DJ Willionaire"

 Much more......

This is a historic event you don’t want to miss!

 

 

 

 

 

"GUESS WHO?"

Family members—children and adults: 

Look at the "GUESS WHO?" poster made up of Botley baby and youth pictures and guess who they are.

Email or mail a copy of your baby or youth picture to be used for the "Guess Who?" poster to the below address (pictures will not be returned): 

Kittie Arvie

2080 Sams Way

Beaumont, TX 77706

kittiearvie@aol.com 

 

"BOTLEYS GOT TALENT"

 

Family members—children and adults: 

Come and show off your talent (sing, rap, dance, recitations, comedy, praise dance, mime, etc...) at the Botleys Got Talent Show.  We all know that the Botley family has lots of talent.  Let’s share it with each other!  

 

Friday, November 23, 2012

 12:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

BLACK FRIDAY SHOPPING 

(Shopping on you own)

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6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

BREAKFAST 

 

 

Holiday Inn & Suites - Beaumont Plaza

(Complimentary breakfast buffet is included in the hotel room rate.  Breakfast coupons can be picked up at the hotel's front desk.)

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12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Botley Family Reunion Picnic

(Wear your Botley Family Reunion T-shirt if you purchased one.) 

 

Rogers Park

6540 Gladys St.

Beaumont, TX 77706

 

Attire: Comfortable (Family Reunion T-shirt, Shorts, Jeans, Windsuit, etc.)

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AGENDA:

Meet & Greet 

Prayer

Blessing

Lunch

(Smoked Zummo Sausage, Smoked Boudain, Hot Dogs, Buns, Chips, Deserts, Drinks, Condiments, etc...)

 Activities

 

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ACTIVITIES: 

Taboo 

Spades

Pitty Pat

Uno

Dominoes

Horseshoes

Bean Bag

Volleyball

Dodge Ball

Basketball

Swinging

Sliding

Dancing

Door Prizes

Much more...

 

  

  

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City Park Rules: 

  • No Beer or Intoxicating Beverage permitted in the buildings.
  • No Beer or Intoxicating Beverage permitted on the park premises.  (hint, hint)
  • No Smoking permitted inside of the building.
  • No Parking on the grass.   
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    Kisses, Hugs, Tears and Goodbyes!

     

     

     

    This concludes our

    two-day

    Botley Family Reunion!

     

     

     

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, November 24, 2012

7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Breakfast

Holiday Inn & Suites - Beaumont Plaza

(Complimentary breakfast buffet is included in the hotel room rate.  Breakfast coupons can be picked up at the hotel's front desk.)

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 10:00 a.m.

CHECK OUT OF HOTEL

Family members will travel back home.

 

Have a safe trip back home! 

For family members still in town:  

 

9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.

Saturday, November 24, 2012

 

Dancing & Partying the Night Away!

Hebert High School Class of 1973

 

(Carolyn Cooper-Bridges' graduating class)

B.Y.O.B.

Dress Attire:  Casual

Event Centre

700 Crockett St.

Beaumont, TX 77701

(Downtown)

Pre-Sale Tickets:  $10

(Contact Carolyn at 409-354-8803 to purchase tickets)

Have a safe trip back home! 

DIRECTIONS TO THE EVENTS

From the hotel to the Thanksgiving Dinner & Banquet:

1. Turn left onto Walden Rd. (go 0.5 miles)
2. Turn left onto TX-124 N/Fannett Rd. Continue to follow Fannett Rd.
    (go 2.38 miles)
3. Turn slight right onto Harriot St. (go 0.2 miles)
      - Harriot St is just past Southerland St
4. 2710 HARRIOT ST is on the left.

 

From the hotel to the Picnic:

1. Turn slight right onto Walden Rd.  (go 1.94 miles)
2. Turn right onto S Major Dr/FM-364. (go 3.66 miles)
3. Turn right onto Gladys Ave. (go 0.91 miles)
4. 6540 GLADYS AVE is on the left.

  

From the hotel to Kittie and Michael Arvie's house: 

1. Turn slight right onto Walden Rd.  (go 1.94 miles)
2. Turn right onto S Major Dr/FM-364.  (go 3.66 miles)
3. Turn right onto Gladys Ave.  (go 0.19 miles)
4. Turn left onto Bryant Way.  (go 0.19 miles)
5. Turn right onto Sams Way.  (go 0.3 miles)
6. 2080 SAMS WAY is on the right.
     

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Botley Family Reunion Drawing

WIN $50

The first 40 family members or friends to pay their Reunion Dues online or through the mail will get their names entered into a drawing for a chance to win $50. 

The drawing will be held at the Botley Family Reunion on Thursday, November 22, 2012.  (You do not have to be present to win.)  

Committee Members who have already paid or have not paid yet cannot participate in the drawing.

BOTLEY FAMILY REUNION FUNDRAISER

The Committee Members sold

Raffle Tickets for $5.00 per ticket

to raise money for the

Botley Family Reunion. 

 

  • 1st Prize Winner ($300 Cash):

Jenny Lewis

Raffle Ticket sold by:

Kenneth Botley

 

  • 2nd Prize Winner ($100 Cash):

Ed Richey

Raffle Ticket sold by:

Henry Botley, Jr.

 

Drawing was held on

September 15, 2012. 

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