News for February 2010

“Volunteers are love in motion!”  ~Author Unknown.  Thanks to all our volunteers for offering their time and talent to promote Partners mission of  “Bringing People and the Arts Together”.   Have a Happy Valentine’s Day!

Membership Recruitment – It is time for Partners to invite new members to join our organization.  The best way to gain volunteers is to invite your friends, co-workers and family members.  Please invite interested guests to attend one of Partners information meetings.  These will be held on Wednesday, February 24 and Tuesday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Montgomery County Library – South Branch located at 2101 Lake Robbins Drive.  You are our best advertisement!

Recruiting Incentive – The Partners Board would like to encourage you to expand our membership this season.  Therefore, Partners will be awarded one opportunity to win dinner for two and symphony tickets for each new member who joins Partners as an event volunteer qualifying for a 2010 season badge.  The drawing will be at the New Member Party in June.  In addition, event volunteers will receive one event credit for each qualified volunteer recruited.   Let’s see if we can bring in 100 new volunteers.

Swing for the Arts -   The Pavilion Partners 6th Annual Swing for the Arts Golf Tournament is scheduled for June 7, 2010 at The Woodlands Country Club Palmer Course.  Volunteers are needed to help plan the tournament.  The next committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 17th at 11:30 a.m. in the Woodforest Bank Club at The Pavilion.  To volunteer or request more information, please contact Keith Ferry at [email protected].  Proceeds from the tournament benefit The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion’s performing arts events and educational outreach programs. 

Annual Meeting – Partners will hold its Annual Meeting on Friday, February 19th at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodforest Bank Club.  This is a great way to meet and greet fellow Partners.  Come hear the latest updates on the new 2010 season.  There will be opportunities to sign up for the educational outreach events, golf tournament and a variety of committees.  Please RSVP to Charlotte Weschler at [email protected] if you plan to attend. See you there!

12th Annual Wine Dinner -   Partners 12th Annual Wine Dinner will be held Sunday, March 28th on the main stage of The Pavilion.  Invitations are not yet in the mail, however it is not too soon to make your reservation by contacting Charlotte Weschler at [email protected].  The ticket price is $200 per person and tables may be reserved to seat eight guests.   Come enjoy hors d’oeuvres, dinner and premier wines while offering your support for Partners’ scholarship program and The Pavilion’s educational outreach fund. 

Auction items are needed for this event.  If you of or have access to sports tickets or memorabilia, condos for skiing, fishing or beach, special golf packages, boat trips, spa packages, etc. please contact committee chairman, Randy Lowry, at [email protected].  Donations are tax deductible and would be greatly appreciated.  

Scholarship Committee Needs Volunteers -  The Scholarship Committee will  conduct auditions for the Partners Fine Arts Scholarship applicants on Wednesday, March 3 and Thursday, March 4.  Volunteers are needed from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. to direct the students and judges during the auditions.  Volunteers must have a background check on file.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact Charlotte Weschler at [email protected].  Event credit will be given.

Volunteers Needed to Address Wine Dinner Invitations -  The Wine Dinner Committee will be addressing invitations on Friday, February 19th from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the conference room at The Pavilion.  Additional volunteers would be appreciated.  Volunteers will receive event credit.

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Again, thank you for your loyalty and dedication to The Pavilion and Partners looks forward to your continued support in 2010.


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