Whether you are already home with your child(ren) from Taiwan, waiting for your child(ren) to come home from Taiwan, or awaiting a referral from Taiwan, you're in the right place!!!

TAIWAN R.O.C.ks was a dream in 2010, and a reality in 2011! In 2010, Jules left a comment on Lisa C.'s blog, which Tiffanie responded to, which turned into an e-mail chain with the addition of Lisa R. That e-mail chain was all about a reunion for Taiwan families. Four blogging Mamas who each have a child born in Taiwan turned that circle of comments and e-mails into this. . .TAIWAN R.O.C.ks (Reuniting Our Children for Kinship and Support).

If you missed the first event, be sure not to miss the SECOND ANNUAL TAIWAN R.O.C.ks Event!!! Hope to see you there. Mark your calendars!

July 27th-29th, 2012 in CHICAGO!!

Your Taiwan R.O.C.ks Team,

Lisa C. (Tyler's Mom) - 2012 Team Lead
Jules (Hayden's Mom)

Lisa R. (Paige's Mom)
Tiffanie (Gracyn's Mom)

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Welcome to the Windy City 2012

Gracious, it has been a while since I have actively posted to a blog! I have missed it! :)
How tickled I am tonight to share the details of our selected Hotel venue for Taiwan ROCks 2012:
Where: the beautiful Embassy Suites Chicago-Downtown/Lakefront
When: (this is old news but important LOL ) July 27th - 29th, 2012
How?: Planes Trains & Automobiles :)
No really, how? By calling 1-800-HILTONS OR clicking the link below which will take you right to our Group's room block website.http://http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/C/CHIREES-TRR-20120727/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
What you need?
Group Name: Taiwan-Rocks Family Reunion
Group Code: TRR
We have secured rates starting at $209.00 for our families with rates applying both 2 nights prior and 2 nights following our reunion weekend. (based on Hotel availability)
Amenities and the "Wow" factor: :)
*Free hot made to order breakfast each day. This is huge in downtown Chicago where even bagels and juice can cost $25 for a family of 4!
*Nightly Manager's Cocktail Hour: complimentary cocktails, sodas and light snacks! Yum!
*Indoor Pool/Exercise Facility
AND so much more!
Where exactly?.... Oh yes.......less than 2 blocks from the fabulous Millennium Park and under a 5 minute walk to Navy Pier and Lake Michigan Beachfront ~ not to mention all kinds of places in between!
What else?? LOTS!! Chicago is home to 2 major baseball teams ( Go Cubs!), the stunning Shedd Aquarium/Oceanarium, Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, Museum of Science and Industry, the Chicago Art Institute, the second largest Chinatown in the U.S. and of course.......the Miracle Mile, first class shopping at Water Tower Place and American Girl! :)
Who?? All of you!!! All of our fellow (and most fabulous!) Taiwan adoptive families!!
We SO hope to see you all there!!!!
P.S. Registration will open this Spring but please head over to secure your rooms anytime!
Your Taiwan ROCks Planning Team

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