SCMAF’s primary conference and vendor fair's location and date for 2019 is Thursday, October 3 at the Carson Community Center. The SCMAF Institute offers 12-15 educational sessions for park and recreation employees plus a vendor fair and great networking opportunities. The Institute is the largest SCMAF General Membership Meeting attracting over 300 members.
SCMAF MEMBERS - $30.00*
NON-MEMBERS - $40.00*
PART-TIME EMPLOYEES (NON-MEMBERS) - $35.00*
STUDENTS - $25.00*
*Additional charge of $5.00 per registrant after deadline or walk-ups day of event
*Please make sure to fill out on the Registration if the Attendee is a Member (M), Non-Member (N), Part-Time Staff (P) or Student (S).
7:30 - 8:30 am Registration/Vendor Fair
8:30 - 9:10 am Welcome
Welcome Address: Ramsey Jay Jr.
9:15 - 10:15 am Educational Session #1
10:20 - 11:20 am Cornhole Tournament/Networking & Vendor Fair
11:20 - 12:20 pm Educational Session #2
12:20 - 1:30 pm Lunch/Keynote Speaker/50-50 & Table Raffles
Keynote Speaker: Laird Hayes
1:45 - 2:45 pm Educational Session #3
3:00 pm Trivia Bowl
*Schedule and times are subject to change
SCMAF is seeking proposals from high-quality presenters for innovative, timely and dynamic educational sessions to be presented at the SCMAF Institute. We are seeking speakers and facilitators who can challenge us to view/see health and recreation in a new light and help sharpen our skills essential to provide quality programming to our communities. All topics will be considered. Please contact Heide Xitco or Mary Sinclair if you are interested in holding a session.
*speakers and topics subject to change
SCMAF tries to provide the best programming for its membership and we are looking for volunteers to help us with the 2019 Institute. Each volunteer will receive free registration and lunch and have a chance to attend at least two of the Educational Sessions throughout the day. Volunteers are needed for the following positions: Registration, Green Room (Speakers), 50/50 Raffle, Room Monitors and Vendor Fair. If you would like to help, please contact Ryan Morias email@example.com. Thank you!
If you are a business looking to provide services or products to park & recreation agencies, districts, or departments, the SCMAF Institute is an excellent opportunity for your business to meet with these professionals. Nearly 300 park and recreational professionals attend this annual event. Please contact the SCMAF Office if you are interested in being a vendor.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
*vendor list subject to change
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SCMAF welcomes sponsorship from companies and organizations who wish to show case their products and services and have the opportunity of networking with park and recreation professionals.