2012 Texas Democratic Women Summer Retreat
“Waxahachie Summer Retreat”
Hosted by Ellis County Texas Democratic Women
Join the Texas Democratic Women this summer for the Texas Democratic Women’s annual Summer Retreat in historic Waxahachie, Texas. Located directly off I-35, Waxahachie is south of Dallas and has many “gingerbread” Victorian mansions and a famed historic courthouse. Stay at the LaQuinta Inns & Suites, 311 Stadium Dr. in Waxahachie and enjoy the complimentary breakfast, conference center and swimming pool, all on the premises.
July 20th – Check-in at LaQuinta starting at 3:00 pm. Ellis County TDW has secured a discounted room rate of $89.00. Mention you are with the Texas Democratic Women when making room reservations. (1-972-937-5525) Reservations must be made by July 6, 2012, for the discounted rate.
- Welcome Reception – 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm, LaQuinta Conference Center
- Evening meal – on your own – a list of nearby restaurants will be provided
- Friday Entertainment – beginning at 7:00 pm in the LaQuinta Conference Center:
- A Welcome to Waxahachie – a description of local highlights and brief history
- Participate in discussion among TDW members concerning FAQ’s and election strategies for the fall. Bring your questions and thinking caps!
- Closing the evening with games – bring your cards, dominos, puzzles, etc.
July 21st – Retreat check-in continues starting at 7:00 am.
LaQuinta will provide a continental breakfast for those staying at the hotel
Coffee and pastries will be provided on Saturday morning.
Retreat officially starts at 8:00 am in the LaQuinta Conference Center.
A salad luncheon buffet will be served at noon.
Retreat will resume after lunch.
In keeping with the Victorian history of Waxahachie, tea will be served in the afternoon before the retreat wraps up.
We will hold a silent auction with items for bid available for viewing on July 20th.
Chapters are invited to contribute items for the auction and would be greatly appreciated.
Cost is $50/person and includes breakfast, lunch and workshops. Rooms must be reserved separately.
Name: ___________________________ Chapter: __________________________
Address: _____________________________ Occupation: ____________________
e-mail: _________________________ Summer Retreat: $50.00
Please send completed form with check to:
ELLIS COUNTY TEXAS DEMOCRATIC WOMEN, 215 E. Main Street, Waxahachie, Texas 75165. Hotel reservations must be made separately @ 1-972-937-5525. *ECTDW is a general purpose Political Action Committee (G-PAC)