Thanks for the reminder! I haven't even thought about the Symposium yet but don't want to miss it! Can TSBVI assist in any way? I reserved my hotel room just in case. Thanks so much! From: Edgenie Bellah <bellahe@xxxxxxxxx> To: DBMAT <dbmat@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:34 PM Subject: [dbmat] 2015 Symposium on Deafblindness Wonderful DBMAT Family, Are you planning on attending the 2015 Symposium on Deafblindness? If so, please REGISTER and make your hotel reservations ASAP! The deadline for making a hotel reservation at the special rate listed below is TOMORROW, Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 5:00 PM. Reservations Reservations may be made on-line or by calling Omni Reservations at 1-800-THE-OMNI and referring to the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired; 2015 Texas Symposium on Deafblindness. Hotel Info This year's Symposium will once again be held at the Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark located near IH-35 North and Ben White Blvd. A block of rooms have been reserved for this event at a special conference rate of $120.00 (plus tax) for single, double, triple or quadruple occupancy per night. If you are a family member who is receiving assistance with the cost of your hotel from TSBVI Outreach, you will need to reserve your room with a credit card in order to secure your reservation. However, your card will not be charged, except for any incidentals like room service, pay-per-view movies, or mini-bar snacks. Your room rental cost will be directly billed to TSBVI Outreach Programs. If you have any questions, please contact Brian Sobeck before making your reservation at 512-206-9225 or email him at sobeckb@xxxxxxxxx. Directions The hotel is just southeast of the intersection of Ben White Blvd (Hwy. 71) and IH-35 but you enter off Govenors Row. Traveling from the North - Head south on S IH 35 past the river. - Take a left onto E Stassney Ln - Take the 1st left onto S IH 35 Frontage Rd - Turn right onto E Ben White Blvd - Take the 1st right onto Governors Row Traveling from the South - Head north on I-35 N - Take exit 230 from I-35 N - Continue on S IH 35 Frontage Rd. - Turn right onto E Ben White Blvd - Take the 1st right onto Governors Row See you in three weeks! Edgenie Bellah Family Engagement, Texas Deafblind Project 512-206-9423; fax: 512-206-9320 Registration for the 2015 TX Symposium on Deafblindness is NOW OPEN!