SLAYTON - The public is cordially invited to attend the Southwest Regional Development Commission’s Annual Meeting on July 11.

The meeting will begin at 4 p.m. at Painted Prairie Vineyards near Currie and conclude with a dinner. This year’s guest speaker is Kathy Draeger, Statewide Director for the U of M Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships. Draeger will speak on Deep Winter Greenhouses. This year’s SRDC Project of the Year will also be awarded at the annual meeting.

Advanced registration is necessary. There is no cost to attend the meeting. If you plan to stay for dinner, there is a cost. RSVP by calling the SRDC office at (507) 836-1644 or emailing prior to June 25.