BVA Bulletin Spring 2009 Issue


Welcome to the online version of the Spring 2009 BVA Bulletin. An archive of previous issues is also available.An archive of previous issues is also available. For information or entries in issues prior to 2006, contact Stuart Nelson at BVA National Headquarters, 800-669-7079, Ext. 316. Please note that any contact details, including mailing addresses, email addresses, phone numbers and websites may now be out of date.


BVA 64th National Convention attendees strolling through downtown Portland, Oregon, will inevitably come upon Riverplace District, a sector lined with restaurants and retail outlets at the city’s waterfront. Photo courtesy of Edward Nugent, Travel Portland. Check out this issue of the Bulletin for a convention preview.
BVA 64th National Convention attendees strolling through downtown Portland, Oregon, will inevitably come upon Riverplace District, a sector lined with restaurants and retail outlets at the city’s waterfront. Photo courtesy of Edward Nugent, Travel Portland. Check out this issue of the Bulletin for a convention preview.

In this Issue...


Legislative Update - by Tom Zampieri

President’s Page - by Norman Jones

Portland Preparations Forge Ahead - by Christina Hitchcock

Administrative Director Issues 64th Reminders - by Brigitte Jones

64th Convention Schedule of Events

Old Wedding Rings: One Man’s Solution - by Albert W. Brown

Around BVA

Auxiliary's View - by Joyce Thornton

Of Note

In Remembrance

Final Thought