2021 National ACRY Convention
September 3-6, 2021
Double Tree- Hilton - Binghamton, NY

The Binghamton Chapter has been working hard to provide you with a great Convention this year. We hope you will make the trip to the Binghamton, NY and Finger Lakes area for a fun and enjoyable weekend!



General Information

Below is information on the hotel and meal packages and convention weekend events along with links to all the pertinent forms needed to register.

ALL Convention information - along with a check made payable to ACRY Convention, should be returned, postmarked no later than August 23, 2021, to:

2021 ACRY Convention
25 Brookside Avenue E., Apalachin, NY 13732

Please download the Information Package Letter that includes all pertinent information.

Registration Details/Information Package Letter  (PDF Format)

Breaking news and updates about the Convention will be posted regularly on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/832188451052685



Golf Outing

A golf outing has been organized for Friday morning, September 3rd. For those interested, please e-mail the Convention Committee  at BinghamtonACRY@gmail.com and you will bel contacted with specific times and pricing for the outing. 


 

Trek 4Missions - Convention Outreach Project

 

With the Blessing of Metropolitan Gregory, the National Sr. ACRY is leading a Diocesan Effort to support OCMC'S Trek For Missions Campaign to Raise Funds for Orthodox Missionaries throughout the world at the upcoming Convention in Binghamton, NY.

All are invited (you need not be an ACRY member)  to join the ACRY Convention 21 Team and walk, run, or cycle on Sunday Sept 5th at 1:00 pm at Otsiningo park in Binghamton, NY along the banks of the Chenango River.

Those not attending the ACRY Convention this year can join the trek at an alternate place and time at their convenience. Those not able to participate are kindly asked to support the team or any of the individual team members by making a financial contribution.

To  Learn More, Register For the Team and offer financial support please visit: http://secure.ocmc.org/goto/ACRY-21



Hotel Reservations

The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel at 225 Water Street, Binghamton, NY is the 2021 Convention Headquarters. There is a special Convention nightly room rate of $115 (up to 4 guests per room).

Reservations may be made on Hilton.com until August 2nd using the Group Code: ACR. After this date, please contact the hotel directly at 607-722-7575 and mention ACRY for assistance; please note that the hotel will be releasing rooms from our block and the special rate may not be guaranteed.

Overnight accommodations are subject to 8% NYS Sales Tax and 5% Occupancy Tax.



Meal Packages

We encourage all attendees to participate fully in the Convention weekend and  purchase a Senior, Junior, or Child meal package. Packages are priced as follows:

  • Senior Meal Package: $125 each
  • Junior Meal Package (ages 8-18): $100 each
  • Child Meal Package (ages 7 and under): $90 each

All package deals will include the following meals:

  • Saturday Hot Breakfast Buffet - served prior to meeting events at the DoubleTree Hotel 
  • Saturday Night Baseball & BBQ - includes all you can eat BBQ buffet and admission to the Binghamton Rumble Ponies baseball game 
  • Sunday Brunch - served following Divine Liturgy at St. Michael’s Recreation Center 
  • Sunday Grand Banquet and Late Night Snacks at the DoubleTree Hotel -  Includes choice of filet mignon, chicken breast stuffed with spinach, tomato and feta, or penne vodka. Child package includes chicken
    tender and meal.

Individual tickets are available for guests who are not purchasing a full package.

Reservations for meals may be submitted using the appropriate Google Form or returning copies of the attached sheet.

The deadline for ordering all meal packages and tickets is August 23, 2021.

Payment may be made via checks payable to “ACRY Convention 2021” and sent to

25 Brookside Avenue E., Apalachin, NY 1372.



Patrons and Boosters

Even if you cannot attend the Convention, please consider supporting the event as a Patron or Booster with a listing in the Commemorative Grand Banquet
Booklet. Patron listings are offered for $10 each and Boosters at $5 each. Listings may be submitted using the Google Form: https://bit.ly/ACRYPatrons

Payment for all listings should be made by check payable to “ACRY Convention 2021” and mailed as soon as possible to:

25 Brookside Avenue E., Apalachin, NY 13732.



Commemorative Grand Banquet Booklet

Church and Chapter ads, as well as those from interested businesses, are welcome for our Commemorative Grand Banquet Booklet. We invite you to make your mark and an investment in the ACRY by donating an ad.

Pricing for ads is as follows:

  • $100 - Full page ad
  • $60 - Half page ad
  • $10 per Patron listing
  • $5 per Booster listing

Please send photo-ready ad copy or desired text to BinghamtonACRY@gmail.com.

Payment for all ads should be made by check payable to “ACRY Convention 2021” and mailed as soon as possible to:

25 Brookside Avenue E., Apalachin, NY 13732.

The deadline for all ads, including Patrons and Boosters, is August 23, 2021.



Sunday Hierarchical Liturgy

Sunday Hierarchical Divine Liturgy will be held at St. Michael's Church, located at 296 Clinton St., Binghamton, NY 13905


Other Forms

The Senior Delegate Form   (Typeable  PDF Format) 

Should be filled out and returned to the National Sr. ACRY Financial Secretary.

If at all possible please scan and send as PDF via email to Barbara Fitzgerald  sheffieldfitz@optonline.net

or via US Mail if you absolutely cannot email it to

Barbara Fitzgerald
National ACRY Financial Secretary
57 Grandview Drive
Woodland Park, NJ 07424


Questions

For any questions, please contact The Convention Committee at  BinghamtonACRY@gmail.com