Promoting Appreciation of Wine Through Education
Stan Barwikowski - Chapter Chair &
RVP - Coastal North & South Carolina
Stan receiving Nationally Recognized award
for Outstanding RVP
OIB Chapter Events @ Silver Coast Winery
Important Reminders & Changes
* 1st OIB Chapter Remote "Virtual Cocktail
Hour" via Zoom Video completed May 3rd
See Chapter News & Event sections
* 2020 Amateur Wine Competition Awards
See Medal Winners below - downloadable
* AWS National - Annual Conf cancelled for
2020, Bellevue, WA location moved to 2022.
Atlantic City is the 2021 Annual Conf.
* A number of OIB Event Dates are being
rescheduled - See Update Letter from Stan
dated 4/7 below, as well as Calendar Tab
* Wine Judging suspended till further notice
* Multiple Chapter Calendars added for 2020
There will be some date changes but we
don't have their updates yet
Also see sister chapter website links below
* Event Pairing Recipes Page added
* Wine Fest 2020 has been rescheduled to
June 28th - see below Reservation Form for
4/25 Download form below still applicable
* OIB Chapter extends condolences on the
passing of an originating OIB member Jim
Kraut - see Remembrance section
* New Chapter Wine Swap in Chapter Info
* Ocean Isle Museum Foundation looking for
in-kind contributions for upcoming events.
See downloadable donation form below.
Also latest WF poster & Golf Cart raffle sheet
* Welcome our most recent members!
Christine & Thomas Gill, Edward Sharp &
Holly Brenneman, Carolyn Cancellieri, Mona
Johnson-Gibson &Tony Gibson
* Try the OIB Grapevine Blog page
Send in an article or travel adventure, get
posted, then all can comment/discuss...
* New vendor for AWS logo items; see below
* Event payments required by date in Evite
AWS Fast Facts
* AWS National Members 6,670 (March 2020)
* State of NC is 4th largest in membership
* 53rd Annual AWS National Conference
Postponed till 2021, Bellevue, WA
Tess Barwikowski - Chapter Co-Chair
OIB Chapter Holiday Party
Silver Coast Winemaker Dana Keeler with OIB Wine Judge Year-2 Certified Carol Maher
Get the Latest OIB Chapter News ................................
Website Links to Sister Chapters Locally ....................
Upcoming AWS National Events ..................................
Website/New Provider; Purchasing AWS Logo Items
Wine Fest 2020 Reservation Form To Attend ........
2020 Amateur Wine Making Competition Results .....
2019 Amateur Wine Making Competition Results .....
Ocean Isle Museum Foundation - Contribution Form
2020 Wine Fest Reservation Form for 6/28 Attendance
(download below, fill-out and mail in)
2020 Wine Fest Auction Donor Form for 6/28 Event