At the Country Inn and Suites, Reading, Pennsylvania, twenty-eight descendants met on Friday evening for dinner and sharing family information. On Saturday, they were joined by additional descendants for the annual meeting and lunch.
Saturday, June 26
9:00am – Annual Meeting followed by lunch.
Noon – Lunch in meeting room. Lunch reservation MUST be made in advance.
1:00pm – Options:
* Afternoon free for shopping, site-sighing, swimming or visiting
* Excursion to: Goggle Works
291 Washington St.
West Reading, PA
– Glass blowing, art stores and museum. Maps and information in registration packet.
6:00pm – Dinner Chef Alan’s American Bistro
The location has changed since the newsletter was published. Driving directions are in the packet Depending on the number of reservations, dinner will either be a la carte, or a choice of one of two entrees. Cost is estimated to be $20. For more information, check Chef Alan’s web site. Sunday, June 27
10:00 – Meet in hotel lobby to travel to Trinity Lutheran Church for morning worship service beginning at 11am. Pastor Opilinski will conduct a tour of the church and Dr. Bodo Otto’s grave after the worship service.
527 Washington St.
LUNCH – After church service and the tour there will be a brunch at: The Reading Country Club
5311 Perkiomen Ave.
The cost of the brunch is $15.99 plus tax and gratuity.
More information is also available at Chef Alan’s web site.
Our host hotel:
The Country Inn and Suites
405 N. Park Road
Located just two blocks from the outlets, close to restaurants and attractions.
$135 per night plus tax.
Indoor pool, free breakfast.