January 24-26, 2020
Desmond Hotel & Conference Center
660 Albany Shaker Road
The Department of New York Mid-Winter Conference takes place Friday to Sunday, Jan. 24-26, at the Desmond Hotel & Conference Center.
In addition to meetings and seminars on a variety of topics and programs, there will be a reception and banquet on Saturday evening ($50 a ticket; make reservations early).
Sweepstakes winners announced at Conference Jan. 26:
$5000: Robert Verdow
$2500: Mark P Hallahan
$1000: Joseph J Miles
$ 500: Robert J Johnston
$ 250: Mark Bartowski, Edw Weatherbee, Stephen Mataraza, Joseph J Miles
Checks issued by close of January for the $500 & 250 winners. Remaining checks issued on receipt of proper documentation.
Conference Agenda (updated)
For those planning to reserve a hotel room, please take advantage of the The American Legion group discount at the Desmond ($139 a night). Please use the Legion housing form, which may be faxed or emailed to the hotel (prior to Jan. 4). The housing form includes space for credit card information. A credit card is required to guarantee a room reservation.
NOTE: No phone reservations accepted.
Hotel fax number: 518-640-6068.
Hotel reservation email contact: Jonni Adler: firstname.lastname@example.org
Legion M-W Housing Form (fillable PDF)
Mid-Winter Voucher (fillable PDF)
HOSPITALITY ROOM UPDATE!
Mid-Winter Committee and Department Headquarters WILL NOT BE arranging these rooms. You will need to reserve the hospitality room by December 1 , 2019 with the Desmond. If you have had reservations in the past, new reservations are required!