Invitation & Itinerary, 2010 Citizens for Space, Trip to Washington, D.C., May 17 to 20, 2010
Monday, 5/17 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Travelers’ Briefing (Westin Washington, D.C., City Center)
Tuesday, 5/18 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Congressional Office Visits
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Congressional Reception (Rayburn House Office Building B339&B340)
Wednesday, 5/19 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Congressional Office Visits
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Tour of Lockheed Martin’s new Space Experience Center
Thursday, 5/20 Travel Day
Citizens for Space Exploration, a multi-state grassroots space advocacy group, is organizing its 19th annual trip to
D.C. We invite you to join this group of concerned citizens as we meet with members of Congress to inform and educate
them about the importance of a robust human space exploration program and a fully-funded NASA budget.
This is a self-funded trip. You are responsible for your hotel room / plane reservations and expenses.
Lodging: Westin Washington, D.C., City Center, 1400 M Street NW, Washington, D.C., 20005. Rooms are blocked
under “Citizens for Space Exploration” at $255/ night, + taxes (14.5%). Identify yourself as part of the group to
receive the special rate. Book early; the block expires 4/16 or when sold out!!! (Enjoy D.C., come early or stay late,
rooms are available from Sunday to Thursday night.) Phone 202.429.1700 or 800.937.8461 to make your reservations.
Or reserve on line at: http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=1002264213&key=78D95
Airfare: Southwest Airlines (to Baltimore-BWI) www.southwest.com and Continental Airlines (to Reagan/National-
DCA) www.continental.com have competitive fares online. Other carriers may be competitive from your city.
Shirts: “Citizens for Space” logo shirts can be ordered directly from Lands End. See additional flyer for info.
To attend, please contact David Braun by Friday, April 9. We will accept participants after that date, but you may
have problems securing lodging in our block. Please complete the form below for our scheduling purposes. You are
encouraged to participate in all of the events below. Please Type or Print
Name: Phone #
Your Congressional District (if unsure visit www.votesmart.org) State District Number
Do you have political connections with any other states? If yes, what states?
Cell phone number you’ll be using while in D.C.: Is this your first trip with us?
I will participate on these dates: (Check all that apply)
5/17 Travelers Briefing_____
5/18 Office Visits Morning_____ / Afternoon _____ Congressional Reception_____
5/19 Office Visits Morning_____ / Afternoon _____ Space Experience Center Tour_____
Please reply by Friday, April 16, 2010
firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 281.486.5068
For more info visit: http://www.citizensforspaceexploration.org/dctrip.htm