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August 2022 – 811 Day
August 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm$4.00 – $125.00
Exclusive Event – 811 Day
Brought to you by our Meeting Host Sponsors
Featuring our Guest Speaker
J. Kevin Stitt
Governor of the State of Oklahoma
On August 11 – known as 811 Day, the Pipeliners Club of Oklahoma City, in conjunction with OKIE 811, is holding our first meeting of the new meeting year.
We’re honored to have as our speaker, Governor of the Great State of Oklahoma, the Honorable J. Kevin Stitt. Governor Stitt is the 28th governor of Oklahoma and he’s leading the state with a vision to become Top Ten in critical categories, from government accountability to job growth, infrastructure, education and more. He is an entrepreneur and businessman who founded Gateway in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 2000. Starting Gateway with only $1,000 and a computer, he grew his business into one of the top 20 mortgage lenders and servicers in the nation, operating in more than 40 states and servicing more than $20 billion in residential mortgages.
What is 811 Day you ask? Well, according to the Pipeline Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), it is (link):
“811 Day is an annual initiative led by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) to ensure the practice of safe digging is echoed in communities by calling 8-1-1, a nationwide toll-free number, before any excavation project.
Calling 811 or visiting www.call811.com, has proven to be the foremost preventive measure in excavation safety and damage prevention. Research has revealed that if someone calls 8-1-1 before they dig, they have a 99 percent chance of avoiding an incident, injury, harm to the environment and even death.”
In Oklahoma, our Go-To for notification is the OKIE 811 organization (www.okie811.org).
Tickets will be available starting at 10:00 AM CDT on July 26 for Current Members
and July 27 for Non-Members
Due to the size of the venue, we are limiting attendance to 100 people. It will largely be Standing Room Only.
Only ACTIVE Members can purchase ticket(s).
If your membership lapsed, renew it first. Then login and purchase your ticket(s).
If you’ve never joined, purchase the Non-Member Ticket (Membership is included with your ticket purchase).
The Garage, a private venue at the SW Corner of Sheridan and Shartel Avenues in OKC see map
Limited availability on the south side of the venue, with additional parking by OK Cider and on-street
$ 70.00 Member Registration (active members login to register)
Note: 811 Beer Pricing is for this event only. You’ll be able to buy it in local stores later at a higher price, so stock up while you can.
More on the Venue
The meeting will be held at a private venue that houses part of the owner’s collection of exotic and classic cars. Here’s a photo taken inside of the meeting room:
If you look closely you’ll see Aston Martins (yes, plural), Ferraris, a Lamborghini, a rare Pegaso, a Maserati, a TR-6, a Studebaker. What you don’t see are the Chevron, Alfa, Sunbeam Tiger and LOLA race cars in the adjacent room, which is accessible to attendees.
Please make sure you see the notes at the bottom of the page – they are important!
Our registration system now uses QR Codes (see the example photo to the right). Upon payment and registration completion you will receive a “ticket” in your email that includes a QR Code. Please have that email (or QR Code) pulled up on your mobile device as you prepare to check in to speed up the process. Your code will be scanned at the registration desk and you’ll be checked in. Once checked in, you can pick up your name tag and drink tickets. Note: that the QR Code is specific to your registration for this meeting and will not work otherwise.
Since this exclusive meeting is a little different, our meeting flow will be a little different:
5:30 PM Social & Networking Time
6:00 PM Food Truck Begins Serving
6:45 PM Call to Order & Announcements
7:00 PM Guest Speaker – Governor Kevin Stitt
8:00 PM Meeting Adjourn
Once your payment is received and processed, you will be emailed your receipt and ticket. Your ticket will have the QR Code on it.
- Log in for Member Pricing (currently active and student members).
- This event will sell out, so there won’t be any ticket sales at the door.
- All money from beer sales goes to support the OKC Pipeliners Club’s Scholarship Program
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