This is an exceptional opportunity for a man to become a Shriner at a prestigious event. 50th Anniversary Ceremonial The Galveston Burn Hospital will be celebrating its 50th anniversary of operation on April 23 – 25. We will have a full form ceremonial complete with the ARCH ceremony at 3:00 PM the afternoon of April 23 at the hospital. Imperial Sir Gantt will administer the obligation. WHAT A GREAT AND MEMORABLE OPPORTUNITY FOR A MAN TO BECOME A SHRINER!

Candidates who participate will need to be voted on by their Temple, bring evidence that membership fees are paid, bring their fez and identify who will fez them. (If they do not bring someone, someone will be provided.) Please inform Illustrious Sir Carlos Garza at El Mina Temple, CGARZA3200@AOL.COM, if you have candidates who intend to participate. Please include candidate name and contact information. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Saturday, April 23 3:00 pm, Ceremonial at the hospital 6 – 11pm, Gala Banquet and Silent Auction – we will have Hospital leadership presenting to the attendees at the Davidson Ballroom in the Tremont Hotel. A silent auction with some live auction items will take place. Musical entertainment also. Tickets are $75 per person or table sponsorship’s are available for $1000. (Contact Angel Martinez at hospital) Sunday, April 24 9:30-11:30 AM, Sunday Brunch at the Tremont House Hotel with presentations by hospital staff 1:30 PM, Shriners Family Parade (sometime around 2pm?) through the Strand District, with patients and Shriners! 5:30 PM. Cook-Out with patient stories and musical entertainment, at the Galveston Railroad Museum. Monday, April 25 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Hospital Homecoming with tours, patient interactions, and special presentations. Please contact me if more information is needed Ken Sapp Regional Director Texas Imperial Membership Team