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Dear CME Missionaries, Members and Friends:

The Women's Missionary Council will convene its 19th Quadrennial Assembly, June 21-29, 2019, at the Shreveport Convention Center located at 400 Caddo Street in Shreveport, LA. The official hotel is the Hilton Shreveport located at 104 Market street in Shreveport, LA (adjacent to the Shreveport Convention Center). Presiding Bishop C.James King, Jr. along with the Fourth Episcopal District will host the Quadrennial Assembly.

This message will provide you with the necessary information to help you prepare for the WMC Quadrennial Assembly including airport transportation and dress attire.

 

General Information & Program Schedule

General information about the Women's Missionary Council (WMC) Quadrennial Assembly is available at the official WMC Web site, www.cmewmc.org.

The Program Schedule for the 19th Quadrennial Assembly is available here. https://www.cmewmc.org/2019-quadrennial-assembly.

 

Registration

Registration for the WMC Quadrennial Assembly is now closed. On-site registration is $190. The fee includes badge, conference kit, workshop materials, reports of Officers, Secretaries, Chairpersons and other working materials.

No meal tickets will be sold onsite.

 

Hotels

Hilton Shreveport Hotel

The official hotel for the 19th Quadrennial Assembly is the Hilton Shreveport located at 104 Market street in Shreveport, LA (adjacent to the Shreveport Convention Center). The group rate is $99.00 plus $14.90 (15.05%) tax. Rooms under our block are sold out!

​Sam's Town - Overflow Hotel

The overflow hotel for the 19th Quadrennial Assembly is Sam's Town Hotel and Casino located at 315 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101. It is approximately three blocks from the Shreveport Convention Center. The room rate is $89.00 per night plus tax.

The Council will provide transportation from the hotel to the Convention Center.

The hotel reservation number is: 877-429-0711. Group Code: SH06PRI.

 

Airport Transportation

Please use the form here if you need round-trip transportation from the airport to the Hilton Shreveport Hotel and Sam's Town Hotel, the group hotels designated for the Women's Missionary Council Quadrennial Assembly.​

The Council will provide transportation from Sam's Town Hotel to the Convention Center.

Please fill out the form online here and all required fields using your computer or mobile device as soon as possible and by June 20th. Upon completion, click the Submit button. The form will be automatically emailed to the transportation coordinator, Rev. Dr. Wayne A. Williams. Or, download the form here by June 15th and fill it out with Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat Pro and send to Rev. Dr. Wayne A.Williams, P.O. Box 12044, Jackson, MS 39236.

 

Dress Attire

Monday

Opening Day, Processional - White/Stole  

Ecumenical Service - White/Stole  

Reports - White/Stole 

Communion - White, no Stole

Tuesday 

President's Breakfast (by invitation only)-White/Stole  

Honors/Awards Night- dressy dress (preferably black) 

Wednesday

President's Luncheon - White or Royal Blue Tea Party dress, White gloves and white fascination (hats) 

Night Sessions- Optional casual 

Thursday 

Prayer Breakfast -White/Stole 

Election- blue or white option  

Banquet- After 5, Formal - White or Blue

 

Friday

Necrology Service and Closing Ceremony - White

 

Tour of Shreveport

It is our custom to have a tour of the city where we hold our Quadrennial Assembly. Information about the tour of Shreveport, Louisiana (June 22, 2019) is available here. https://www.cmewmc.org/2019-quadrennial-assembly.

 

Mobility Scooters

Mobility scooters are available to rent from local companies. Additional information is available here on the WMC Website.

 

We look forward to seeing you at the 19th Quadrennial Assembly. Please pray for the success of the meeting and activities as we continue celebrating over 100 years in ministry. 

 

In the Lord's Service,

 

Dr. Princess A. Rogers Pegues, International President    

Patron Bishop James B. Walker

Women's Missionary Council 

Christian Methodist Episcopal Church