Governor Ernie Fletcher’s Communications Office
Governor, First Lady to Host Ryder Cup Captain's Dinner

Press Release Date:  Friday, November 03, 2006  
Contact Information:  Jodi Whitaker

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Governor and Mrs. Ernie Fletcher will host a dinner for the soon-to-be-named Captain of the 2008 U.S. Ryder Cup team on Monday evening, November 6, at the Capitol.

The captain will be announced Monday morning at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, home of the 2008 Ryder Cup.

A media availability with Governor and Mrs. Fletcher, along with the 2008 Ryder Cup Captain, will take place Monday evening at approximately 6:40 p.m. at the north (front) entrance of the Capitol.

The Capitol campus will close at 5 p.m. on Monday, November 6. All vehicles must be cleared from the west and east Capitol parking lots and the top of the Capitol Annex Garage by that time.

Media interested in participating in the media availability must RSVP by 10 a.m. Monday, November 6.

Media must enter the Capitol grounds from Shelby Street at Lafayette Drive no earlier than 5:15 p.m. and no later than 6 p.m. on Monday. Credentials and parking passes will be distributed at that time, and are needed to participate.

To RSVP, please call Jodi Whitaker at 502-564-2611, ext. 334 or 502-229-5566 (cell).