Greetings, to all family members and friends, from the New York Chapter. We are extremely excited to host the upcoming 2013 Blount-Newsome-Sutton Family Reunion. This will be our 36th Annual BNS Family Reunion. This year’s reunion will be held in the city that never sleeps, NEW YORK CITY!!! The reunion will take place Saturday, August 31st to Monday September 2nd at the Marriott Hotel in Uniondale, N Y. Room rates are $149.00 a night plus tax for a king or double bed. Please make your reservation by July 27th2013 to guarantee your room rate at the above price. After July 27th the hotel will review the unreserved rooms and may subject room rates according to hotel availability. Contact the hotel directly and mention BNS Reunionwhen booking your room for the discount.Marriott Hotel101 James Doolittle Blvd, Uniondale N.Y. 115531 (516) 794-3800 or toll free 1 (800) 228-9290http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/nycli-long-island-marriott/ We are planning an eventful weekend to include a picnic in Eisenhower Park with plenty of games, swimming, tournaments, and more. For those who are interested we will have tours of Midtown, Uptown, and Downtown New York, and of course the Sunday Banquet at the hotel. Therefore it is imperative that reunion fees are paid in a timely fashion to ensure that accurate numbers are provided to the hotel and vendors so that necessary accommodations can be made. Full payment must be received by July 27th, 2013 to avoid late fees. Registration fees for the entire weekend include lunch and activities in the park on Saturday and the Sunday Banquet. Payments can be mailed to the address below, or paid thru the web at www.bnsfamily.eventbrite.com Children (0-3) freeChildren (4-12) $40.00Adults (13-79) $80.00Adults (80and older) freeThe late fee is $10.00 per person. Please use the enclosed registration form. Make all checks or money orders payable to BNS Family reunion and mail directly to: James Sutton Jr. at 170-41 118th Avenue, Jamaica N.Y. 11434. Please be sure to put a number you can be text to or an email address for confirmation of receiving your check.DO NOT SEND CASH THROUGH THE MAIL!!! • We plan to make a DVD of pictures that will play on Sunday at the banquet. We also want to hear about all your recognitions, honors, graduations, promotions, births, retirements, marriages, and awards. Please send all pictures and accomplishments to Deanna Sutton. firstname.lastname@example.org July 31, 2013. • You can get info and updates through our family website at www.bnsfamily.org which is an extension of the www.bnsfamily.net website. For all new web information please send us pictures, info, family business advertisements and news that you want shared with the family to Keith Freeman at email@example.com. If you have any questions about the reunion call us. President - Alton Sutton (Home) 718 529-0278Vice President - Eric J Sutton (Cell) 917 417-9322Secretary – Nicole Johnson (Cell) 347 510-5279Treasurer - James Sutton Jr. (Cell) 917 202-6096Business Manager- Keith Freeman (Cell) 917 642-6191or email firstname.lastname@example.org A Family is a Circle of strength getting Stronger every year.