A periodic e-bulletin to keep you

in the NARI know.

Yard Sale Donations Drop Off Day - Donations for the NARI Remodeling Yard Sale on May 20 are starting to come in.greatly appreciated!!! Drop off anything you can on Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Sale site (southwest corner of Clyo Road & Franklin Street).Volunteers needed to work the sale. Contact Fred at the NARI office if you can help out or for more information, phone 222.NARI (6274).

The May Membership Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 24 at 6:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Dryden Road. The topic will be outdoor lighting - watch the May issue of The Remodeler for more details.RSVP today by calling or emailing the NARI office.

NARI'sEvening with the Dragons is August21st and there are still a few tickets left. What a great opportunity to thank staff for a job well done or clients for a referral. Every ticket includes a Dayton Dragon's ball cap and a guaranteed good time. Contact the NARI office to reserve your tickets TODAY!

NARI Certification Classes for Fall 2006 are forming now. Study sessions begin in September with the exams inmid-November. Knowledge andprofessionalism go straight to the bottom line. CR, CKBR, CRS, or CLC after you name, smart? Yes. Profitable? You-Betcha!!!Contact the NARI officeand let them know what certification YOU are interested in.

Your Miami Valley NARI now has a Members Only List Serve.An email forumthat allows members to email all members at one time, your questions go to members of your profession who can relate. There's a wealth of knowledge out there to be tapped into, check it out Don't reinvent the wheel or spend hours frustrated - your fellow members are here to help. Read more about the List Serve by clicking here orif you have a remodeling related question, email [email protected].

The Miami Valley Building Officials Council (MVBOC) will be holding their meeting on May 4 from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Top of the Market. The topic will be "Ohio's Adoption of the One-, Two-, and Three-Family Dwelling Code." Registration deadline is May 1. Cost is $20.00. To register, click here.

More summer fun coming for Miami Valley NARI members by way of a B&B Riverboat Cruise - Saturday, July22nd. Set sail at 7:00pm fora 2 � hour cruise.Full dinner buffet,cashbar,goodview, GREATcompany. Contact the NARI office to be sure you get in on this.

Miami Valley NARI is looking for members to serve on the Legislative Committee. If you are interested in local or state legislative issues facing the remodeling industry, let us know. The time commitment is minimal, the support is vital. (about 30 minutes a month) Contact the NARI office.

Miami Valley NARI is sponsoring a Member-Get-A-Member Campaign. The campaign startedApril 1 and will run through November.NARI memberswill receive $100 cash for each new member brought into the organization. Call the NARI office for packets of informationor ask a member of the staff to send information on your behalf!