Meeting Notice for the 45th meeting of the Maintenance Guild on October 8, 9, and 10, 2018.

The forty-fifth meeting of the Maintenance Guild will be held in Boardman, Ohio with our host Plant being Ellwood Quality Steels in New Castle.

All attendees should plan to be in an all-day round table session on Monday with an evening hospitality mixer. The technical presentations and tour will be on Tuesday and our Golf outing Wednesday morning. Transportation for the Plant tour will be provided for the group.

We will be staying at the Holiday Inn Hotel located at 7410 South Ave., Youngstown, Ohio 44512. You can fly into Akron/Canton Regional Airport (CAK) which is 47 miles from the hotel, Cleveland International Airport (CLE) which is approximately 61 miles from the hotel or into Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) which is approximately 58 miles from the airport to the Holiday Inn. The room rate for the Guild members will be $104.99 dollars per night. To make your reservations, individuals should Call (800) 439-4745 or (330) 726-1611) ask for a room out of the "Maintenance Guild Meeting" block. You can also click Maintenance Guild to book on line. All reservations will be held after 6PM and guaranteed for late arrival only if accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed to a major credit card.

You need to make the meeting fee payments in advance. The cost for this meeting will be $350.00 (American). Registration and payment can now be made on our website or you can fax me a PO number at (330) 479-5061 and I will invoice you for the fees as long as we receive the funds prior to the meeting. This fee will cover the cost of meals, bus transportation, meeting rooms, and equipment.  The cutoff date for the block of room we have on hold is September 24 2018 so make your reservations soon. After this date the rooms will go on a first come first served basis. There are few hotels close to this location so please make your travel arrangements as soon as possible.

Tuesday evening we will have a dinner with a guest speaker from Ellwood Quality Steel, New Castle

For those individuals that are interested there will be a group gathering Wednesday for a round of golf.  If you are interested in playing please contact Mark Kropf at or call him at (330) 479-5060. I need to know by no later than October 5th if you plan on golfing so tee times can be secured.  We plan to Tee off by 9:00 and finish at 2:00. After the outing all members will be on their own for the rest of the weekend.

We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you in Boardman. Ohio.