Celebrate Conservation at Clermont SWCD Annual Banquet

swcdBATAVIA, Ohio (Aug. 18, 2014) — The Clermont Soil & Water Conservation District invites county residents and landowners to help celebrate another great year of conservation at the District’s 71st Annual  Meeting Banquet. This year’s banquet will be held Sept. 25 at Clermont County’s Pattison Park Lodge, and will feature a catered dinner and entertainment provided by Jake Speed and the Freddies, a Cincinnati-based, award winning American folk, bluegrass, and ragtime band. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. with dinner at 6:30. Voting polls for SWCD Board Supervisor will remain open until 6:45 p.m.

Dinner will be catered through Clermont Northeastern Schools, so your attendance will help support the local school district. After-dinner festivities include conservation awards and a brief district update. And don’t think about leaving early or you may miss out on one of the many awesome door prizes.

Banquet tickets ($12 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under) must be purchased in advance.  To reserve your tickets, call (513) 732-7075 ext. 3, or email ssteffensen@clermontcountyohio.gov.  With the wonderful food and entertainment that is planned, tickets are expected to move fast.  Don’t wait –order yours today!

About the Clermont Soil and Water Conservation District:
Established in 1943, the District works with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and farmers to control erosion, promote water quality, and enhance wildlife habitat on agricultural working lands. The District provides technical assistance, grants and cost share funding, educational programming and other resources to urban, rural and suburban landowners to help them address a diverse range of local conservation issues. For more information, visithttp://www.clermontswcd.org/default.aspx or call 513-732-7075