National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania 42nd Annual STATE CONVENTION
Friday, November 1, through Sunday, November 3, 2019
The 42nd Annual State Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania will be held at
The Radisson Hotel
1150 Camp Hill Bypass
Camp Hill, PA 17011
Mark your calendars and make every effort to attend the 42nd annual convention of the NFB of Pennsylvania. Get Involved. Make a Difference!
The Raddison Hotel is now accepting room reservations for the state convention. To make your reservation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, please dial 717-763-7117 and state you are attending the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania state convention. The best time to call is during regular business hours, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. The 2019 room rates is $89 a night. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes, which at present is 6% and will be in effect at the time of check-out.
For early arrivals, there are a number of rooms reserved for Wednesday, October 30th, and Thursday, October 31st. Don’t hesitate, please make your room reservations as soon as possible. Our block of rooms are available until October 15th, then they are released to the general public. In years past, the block sells out prior to the deadline, so please don’t hesitate!
When making hotel room reservations,you need to secure via credit card. There will be no charge to your card until you arrive at the hotel. In addition, there are a limited number of wheelchair accessible rooms and if needed, don’t hesitate, make it known when you are making your room reservation.
With this said, if you are thinking about attending, if you are somewhat positive that you will attend, not quite sure you will attend and to those that know that they will attend, PLEASE make your hotel reservations as soon as possible.
Note: if you can not attend and you have made hotel reservations, don’t call the hotel to cancel. Please call Lynn Heitz at 215-988-0888. Lynn usually has a waiting list to review as many learn about the state convention after the date of October 15th. if the block is not sold out, the remainder of rooms will be released to the public. In years past, the block sells out prior to the deadline and therefore, Please, don’t hesitate!
The National Federation of the Blind Code of Conduct will apply to our gatherings during the convention.
Audio from Past Conventions
Please visit our Past Conventions page to access audio highlights from previous state conventions.
Additional information will be posted as soon as it becomes available. Check back often.
If you have any questions, please contact one of the following people:
Joseph Drenth, Convention Chair
Lynn Heitz, NFB of Pennsylvania President
1500 Walnut Street, Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA 19102