To Our Beloved Family,
We have updated the planning for the 2018 Johnson-Somerville Reunion and the excitement of the city of Chicago once again,which includes the beautiful downtown Skyline, The Magnificent Mile, Navy Pier, and many other attractions await the Johnson-Somerville Family. The reunion will be held on July 13, 2018 – July 15, 2018. The theme for the 2018 Johnson-Somerville Reunion will be “ Forever My Family". The colors are black, silver, and white, which are the colors of the Chicago White Sox.
Country Inn Suites By Raddison, 1837 Centre Point Circle, Naperville, Il. 60563. They offer complimentary full breakfast buffet, wireless internet access, free shuttle service within a 10 mile radius of hotel, fitness center, heated indoor pool, business center, spacious guestrooms, microwave ovens, mini-fridges, along with complimentary coffee, and freshly baked cookies in the guest lobby.
You may choose a King or Double for $99.00 per night not including tax via the website below, which has been set up specifically for the Johnson-Somerville Reunion.You must book your reservations by 6/23/18 to get the group rate. Check in is at 3pm, check out is at 12noon; guest arriving prior to 3pm will be accommodated as rooms become available.
This is the same guest hotel we used in 2016, they rolled out the Red Carpet for us, and we are confident in their excellent level of service once again.
Registration and Banquet Fees
We have worked hard to retain the costs for the 2018 reunion fees, which will remain at the 2016 level for adults and children. Adult Registration (18 years old and above: $90.00 without Hat or $100.00 with a Hat); Children Registration Fee (4 years to 17 year old: $45.00 without Hat or $55.00 with a Hat). Registration fee for Children 3 and under is $10 (T-Shirt/Misc.). The Registration Fee includes; T-Shirt, Activities, Park Fees, Food (park & hospitality suite), Snacks(park & hospitality suite), Drinks (park & hospitality suite), DJ, Hospitality Suite Fee, Park Entertainment, Reunion Souvenirs, Prizes, Decorations, Paper Products, Ice, Bank Fees, Website Fees, Postage and Office Supplies.
The Banquet Fees are as follows; Adult Banquet Fee (13 years and above: $45.00) and Children Banquet Fee (4 years to 12 years old: $25.00 for adult entree).
Local transportation will be provided for scheduled outings, activities, to the banquet hall, and to MLK Park for the picnic.
The on-line PayPal options will be available effective September 1, 2017; payments are accepted through U.S. mail (check or money order) or by credit card via the website. You can access the credit card/PayPal payment option at www.johnsonsomerville.org Please note that the payments options can be performed 2 different ways. You have the option of (1) paying the Full Amount (check or credit card) or (2) Installments – check/money orders only (a) paying 1/2 the amount immediately and1/2 the following month; (b) paying1/3 over the next 3 months. All final payments for the 2018 Reunion are due on or before May 1, 2018. This date coincides with due dates for deposits on transportation, facilities and catering.
All of the enclosed forms will be available at www.johnsonsomerville.org along with hotel information and in upcoming months the reunion itinerary, park information and much more, also all additional information will be mailed in early spring. We are looking forward to seeing each and every family member in July 2018.
When Praises Go Up, Blessings Come Down,
Johnson-Somerville Reunion Committee