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2018 WCB Convention Registrations Open

Registrations are now open for both attendees and vendors.

Register as soon as possible to take advantage of the early bird rates.

Listen to the 2017 Convention audio

With a tighter budget and new officers, WCB set course for 2018.
We also awarded $17,800 in college scholarships to eight recipients.

The 2018 WCB Convention will be November 1-3.

The convention will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in SeaTac. The address is 17338 International Blvd, SeaTac, WA 98188-3530

If you have a speaker or program idea for convention, contact Cindy VanWinkle at cindy.vw@gmail.com by March 31.

Room rates will be $99 plus tax, double occupancy

The WCB convention registration form will be online by August 31.

Early bird registration is September 1 thru 15
$35 Registration only
$65 Registration plus Friday only, Saturday only w/o banquet, or banquet only
$110 Full meal package

Registration from September 16 through October 15
$50 Registration only
$75 Registration plus Friday only, Saturday only w/o banquet, or banquet only
$125 Full meal package

Registration after October 15 and at convention
$75 Registration only
$100 Registration plus Friday only, Saturday only w/o banquet, or banquet only
$150 Full meal package

Exhibits will close during the lunch hour
No charge for power. Vendors will need to bring their own power strip.
$100 per table

Registration coordinator: Lori Allison
Volunteer coordinator: Holly Turri
Exhibits/Vendor coordinator: Carol Brame

News from around the state

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Beep Baseball gaining momentum in Washington

Fielder on one knee raises ball over his head.
Slugger raises the ball to make an out.

Teams
Tacoma Tide motto is “Never Stop Rising”
Spokane Lion Pride plays various organizations in the area.
Seattle South King Sluggers attend the Beep Baseball World Series in Florida
Wenatchee Blind Bats are getting good media coverage

Will we see a Beep Baseball World Series in the Northwest by 2020?

Beep Ball Clubs of Washington State (BBCWS) is currently taking nominations for board members. If you are interested simply go to beepball.org to get the details. If interested in playing or volunteering on a team, contact your local chapter.

Sluggers Manager Kevin Daniel interviewed at the 2017 Beep Baseball World Series.

New chapters going strong

In the last couple years we’ve welcomed Skagit / Island Counties Council of the Blind, Wenatchee Valley Council of the Blind (WVCB), Beep Baseball Clubs of Washington State (BBCWS).

With chapters across the state offering local activities and advocacy, you can make your voice heard. To find a chapter near you visit our Chapters page.

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