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BMCR 50th General Meeting Anniversary Schedule

Please find below the schedule for our upcoming
50th General Meeting Anniversary at the
Cincinnati Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel
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Tuesday, March 7th
Tuesday, March 7th    
  Time Activity   Location
  8:00am - 5:00pm BMCR Office   Salon A
9:00am - 7:00pm              BMCR 50th Meeting Registration   Mezzanine
  4:00pm-9:00pm BMCR Board of Directors' Meeting and Dinner   Julep/Mayflower
Wednesday, March 8th 
Wednesday, March 8th    
  Time Activity   Location
  4:00pm-7:00pm Vendors Set-Up     
  8:00am—5:00pm BMCR Office   Salon A
  9:00am—6:00pm BMCR 50thMeeting Registration    Mezzanine
  9:00am - 12:00pm     BMCR Board of Directors' Meeting & Lunch   Julep
  12:00pm - 2:00pm District Superintendents Meeting   Mayflower 3
    Western - Rev. Anthony Jenkins, Chairperson   Salon FG
    South Central - Rev. Dr. Michael Bowie, Chairperson   Salon HI
    Southeast - Rev. Dr. Byron Thomas, Chairperson   Rockwood
    North Central - Rev. Dennis M. Oglesby, Jr. Chairpserson   Hall of Mirrors
    Northeast - Rev. Dred Scott, Chairperson   Caprice
  8:00pm Gathering at the River Reception   Pavilion
 Thursday, March 9th 
Thursday, March 9th    
  Time Activity   Location
  7:30am Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary Breakfast   Salon HI
  8am-5pm BMCR Office   Lobby 4th Floor
  8am-3pm BMCR 50th Meeting Registration   Mezzanine
  9:00am Vendors Open   Lobby 4th Floor
  9:00 AM OPENING WORSHIP                   Pavilion
    Presentation of Flags, Recognition of Founders, Memorial and Dedication of Bibles    
FIRST BUSINESS SESSION- Rev. Antoine Love Presiding    
    Greetings/Welcome/Meeting Overview                   
    Ms. Deborah Dangerfield - Chairperson    
    Rev. Antoine Love, Vice Chairperson    
    De. Carolyn E. Johnson, NCJ 50th Anniversary Chairperson    
    Chairperson's Address    
    Nominations Report - Rev. Troy Benson, Chair    
    Treasurer's Report - Ms. Diane Johnson, Treasurer    
    Budget Report 2018 - Ms. Diane Johnson    
Festival of Giving Appeal    
Western - Rev. Anthony Jenkins, Chairperson     
    South Central - Rev. Michael Bowie, Chairperson    
    Southeast - Rev. Dr. Byron Thomas, Chairperson    
    North Central - Rev. Dennis M. Oglesby, Jr. Chairperson    
    Northeast - Rev. Dred Scott, Chairperson    
  12:00pm      Gammon Alumni Association Luncheon   Rockwood
  2pm - 4pm Theme Conversations - 4 BREAKOUTS    
     Afternoon Options - Book Signing    
   7pm  Service of Holy Communion and Remembrance - Preacher Bishop Gregory Palmer, West Ohio Episcopal    Pavilion
    Reception immediately following-service-Continental Ballroom    Mezzanine Floor

Friday, March 10th
Friday, March 10th      
  Time Activity   Location
  7:30am - 8:30pm BCW Breakfast   Salon FG
  9:00am Vendors Open   4th Fl. Lobby
  8:30am-9am Bible Study   Pavilion
  9:15am SECOND BUSINESS SESSION - Debra Dangerfield, Chairperson Presiding
    Approval of 2018 Budget - Diane Johnson    
    Election Process and Report - Rev. Troy Benson    
  10am - 12pm Panel Presentation - Leadership Development - More Rivers to Cross Pavilion
  12pm-2pm Black College Fund Luncheon featuring Rust College Choir Hall of Mirrors
  2:15pm - 4:30pm WORKSHOPS    
  7:00pm 50th Anniversary Celebration Banquet   Pavilion & Caprice
    Guest Speaker - Dr. Clarence Newsome, Underground Railroad Museum
Saturday, March 11th
Saturday, March 11th      
  Time Activity   Location
  9am - 1pm VENDORS Open    
  9:15am - 12pm THIRD BUSINESS SESSION - Rev. Antione Love Presiding Pavilion
    Agency-Partner Presentations    
      Closing Worship Service    
     Partner Board Meetings     
Africa University  
  9:00am - 3:30pm Africa University Advisory Committee Meeting   Continental
  10:30am - 11:30am AM Break   Continental
  12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch   Continental
Strengthening The Black Church    
   8:00am - 5:30pm SBC 21 BOARD Meeting   Salon BC
  12:00pm - 1:00pm  SBC 21 Lunch   Salon BC