August 6, 2016
Announcing the FWD Summer BOD Meeting & Awards Dinner
The Grand Long Beach
4101 E. Willow Street
Long Beach, Ca 90815

Everyone is invited!

The FWD Leadership, NSP Program Staff, Patrol Reps, and members of the FWD - You and your guest are invited to celebrate with your fellow Patrols the success of the 2015/16 Patrol Season. This evening will honor the accomplishments of those who have given exceptional service to our patrols as our Outstanding Awards and other recognitions are presented to those who have earned this special night to be honored.

Your complete signature dinner will feature Chicken Marsala with Sautéed Mushrooms, Caramelized Onions, & Marsala Wine Sauce. Your entree includes homemade rolls, butter, gourmet salad, vegetables, desert, and beverage service. Total cost is 45.00 person including tax, and gratuity. Our no host bar starts at 6:00 pm with dinner following around 7:00 pm.

Please make your reservation by July 15, 2016 for our Awards Dinner. Please make your check payable to the FWD-NSP and mail to 2763 W. Browning Ave., Fresno, Ca. 93711. You can also RSVP by email to
Tony Atkins or by phone at 559-307-2377. Please Note: The price will go up to 55.00 per person after July 15, 2016.

Also on Saturday, August 6, 2016 is the FWD BOD meeting at The Grand Long Beach located at 4101 E. Willow Street – Long Beach, Ca. 90815. The meeting will start at 8:00 am go until 4:00 pm.

The Residence Inn Marriott in Long Beach, located at 4111 East Willow Street, is our Conference Hotel. Their phone number 1-562-595-0909. We have a special rate of 139.00 per night. The rate includes their breakfast buffet, and internet. Please use the code word NSP when making your reservation. Our reservation cutoff date deadline is July 8, 2016.

I look forward to see you all in Long Beach on Saturday, August 6, 2016!

Bill Gibson
Far West Division Director

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Summer Patrol Party, Katie DuMont's
Held in Rescue CA
Pot Luck. More information to follow

September 10, 2016 - Saturday
The 5th annual ICE (Instructor Continuing Education) Workshop
Space is limited and registration ends on 9/8/16
Download the flyer and get registration information
click here

April 6-9, 2017
Powderfall 2017
Snow mass, Colorado
More info

Katie DuMont
Regional Director