NAACP Tri-State Conference of Idaho-Nevada-Utah

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NAACP Tri-State Conference Convention of Idaho-Nevada-Utah

September 16-18, 2016

Location: Reno Circus Circus Hotel and Casino
Address:  500 N. Sierra St.
Reno, Nevada 89503
 

2016 Theme: "Our Lives Matter, Our Votes Count"

Sponsors: CR England (Salt Lake City, Utah) and Pfizer, Inc.  

Room Rates:

Friday, Sky Tower Single $99 and Saturday $109. Double, Queen, Friday, $104. Saturday $114. Rooms with three or more persons will be charged $10 per person except rooms with children. Tax per room is 13.5%. Tourism Surcharge $3.00 per room per night and $10 Resort fee. The hotel booking code is INAACP for the Tri-State Conference. The hotel call in number is 1-800-648-5010. The cut-off date for these rates to make reservations is August 17, 2016. After this date, these rates cannot be guaranteed.  

 
Transportation:

Free Airport Shuttle from airport to hotel departs every 30 minutes outside door at baggage claim number 6. The Free Shuttle is available from the hotel back to the airport.  

Conference Schedule at a glance:
 
Registration:
Adult Early Bird: $170.00 paid by September 9. 2016. (Includes registration, reception and 4 meals. After this date, the fee is $195.00.
 
Youth & College up to age 25 years old: Early Bird: $110.00 (Includes registration, reception and 4 meals) 
 
Must be received September 9. Mail appropriate payment to:
 
NAACP Tri-State Conference
P.O. Box 26622
Salt Lake City, UT 84126-0622
     
 
Call (801) 250-5088 or email jdwnaacp@att.net for questions.

Reception: 6:00 p.m. Friday

Business Meeting: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. Saturday

Workshops: 9:00 - 5:30 Saturday

Lunch: 12:00 noon Saturday: Keynote Speaker: Marc Johnson, President, University of Nevada Reno.    
 

Reception: 6:30 p.m., Dinner: 7:00 p.m. Saturday: Keynote Speaker: Chad C. Schmucker, President, The National Jucicial College. 

 

Breakfast and Prayer Service: 8:00 a.m. Sunday following with business meeting to conclude conference.

 

Workshop Topics:

Workshops focus: Branch Administration, Civil Rights Issues, Education, Economic Stability, EEOC, Health, Energy, Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Voting Rights/Education & Political Issues. 

WORKSHOP TIMES:

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 Health & Energy

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 Education

12:00 - 1:15 Lunch

1:15 p.m. - 2:30 Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice

2:45 p.m. - 4:00 Voter Registration/GOTV/Education

4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Branch Administration and EEOC

  

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