Out of State Visitor Information
Ohio’s Grand Assembly will be held July 12-15, 2018 on the campus of Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio.   Housing. Housing is available on campus in the dormitories. The cost this year (2017) will be $160.00.   This includes three nights stay, and all meals beginning with Thursday night dinner through Sunday morning breakfast, and your registration for the entire session.  Bed linen and towels are not included in the $160.  You can either bring your own or linens will be available for $7.50.   Visiting Grand Worthy Advisors and Supreme Officers are our guests.    We will be dining this year in the same place as last year, across the street and up the hill from the Athletic Center. Hotels are also available in the area although very few are available in Gambier itself.  Your closest accommodations outside of Gambier would be in Mt. Vernon only five miles from Gambier.   See this link from Kenyon's web site for a listing.  Accommodations   Registration. Registration fees are included for all sessions with your on-campus housing. Otherwise registration fees are as follows: All seven Sessions - $25       Individual Sessions - $7 Food Services. Meals are included with your on-campus housing as stated above.  Sessions.       Thursday 7:00 P.M. - Informal Opening                           Friday 8:30 A.M. -      Formal Opening and Initiation, Memorial Service.                           Friday 1:00 P.M. -       Majority Degree, Elections, Appointments                           Friday 6:00 P.M. -      Grand Cross of Color Investiture                           Saturday 8:30 A.M. - Balloting, Formal Closing, Courtesy to the G.W.A.                           Saturday 7:00 P.M. -  Installation of Officers                           Sunday 8:30 A.M. -    Religious Service In addition to the above sessions there are two other events of note. First there is a party on the green for all registrants at 7:00 P.M. on Friday evening.  Secondly, on Saturday afternoon we have Super Team competitions at 2:00 P.M. Super Team competition consists of "fun" field events with Districts entering their teams. There are some pictures of these two events online under Pictures.. Driving Directions and Maps. Kenyon College has a web site that includes directions and maps.  Go to Driving Directions    Sessions are held in the Kenyon Athletic Center and registration will be in  Old Bank Building where Mom Morris's Office will be located. Dress Code for Ohio Rainbow Girls, Adults, and visitors. Dress Code for Ohio Rainbow Girls, Adults, and visitors. Map of Kenyon College Map of Mount Vernon Restaurants Printable Map of Campus Reservation form  for Out-Of-State Visitors   
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Grand Assembly 2018
Rates for 2018 will be announced sometime in March.