The GRRF Board Meeting and accompanying IRRI Reunion will be held Friday July 26, Saturday July 27, and end on Sunday July 28. The Welcome Reception, GRRF Board Meeting and site of most hotel bookings is–

The Benson Hotel
309 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon 97205
Tel: 503-228-2000
Email: [email protected]

Friday, July 26, 5-9 pm
Welcome Reception
(Crystal Ballroom of the hotel)
Heavy appetizers (sufficient for dinner) will be served for 100
Cash Bar

Saturday, July 27
GRRF Board Meeting
8:30 am- 12:00pm
Oxford/Cambridge Rm Benson Hotel (coffee and tea served)
A projection system (85” monitor plus cord to attach to computer)as well as a Meeting  Owl recorder available for the meeting

Possible tour options for non-Board members (out of pocket):
10 am- 1:30 pm  Walking Tour of Portland (Sign up instructions on Website)
10 am-1:30 pm Epicurean Tour of Portland (Sign up…)
10 am- 12:00 pm Tour of NIKE World Headquarters (Sign up…)

10 am- 4 pm Venue available at hotel for those wishing to stay there and visit

5:30 pm -Dinner at Zeiglers for 100+
(transport will be provided to and from the hotel)

Sunday, July 28
Many options

95 participants have signed up for this Reunion so far. An additional 10-20 are expected.

A registration fee of $125 per adult will cover the costs of the catered reception, some of Zeigler catered dinner, bus transport, meeting and reception room rentals. Any excess will go to GRRF general fund.