CONNECT! CELEBRATE! COLLABORATE!

MARCH 22 AND 23, 2019

 PTI Airport Marriott Hotel
1 Marriott Drive, Greensboro, NC 2740

COME JOIN US!  The next 2 years are of national significance as we hope the ERA passes and we plan to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment.

DO NOT MISS THIS YEAR’S AAUW NC CONFERENCE!

HOTEL REGISTRATIONCONFERENCE REGISTRATION

FRIDAY, MARCH 22, 2019

Time Description
3:00 pm Check-in at hotel and receive your conference welcome packet
3:00 – 5:00 Table Talk Sessions

  • Visit our Branch Expo to exchange ideas and discover what is happening with AAUW in North Carolina. Topics include fund raising, new member activities, zip code parties, STEM programs, 2020 activities & resources and more!
  • Chat with the Branch Advocate
  • Check-out the new website!
5:30 PM Cocktail Reception (cash bar)
6:00 PM Dinner by the fireplace in the Emerald Room
7:00 PM Experience the WATCHFIRE Party!

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

 

Time Description
7:30 AM Breakfast in the Bush Creek Grille (on your own)
8:30 AM Annual Business Meeting of AAUW NC
Election & installation of Officers

Connecting – Celebrating – Collaborating

Time Description
9:45 – 10:30 AM Welcome to our AAUW members, guests & dignitaries

Cherrie Wheaton and Jane Terwillegar

10:45 AM– 12:20 PM Break-Out Sessions

  • ERA, Why Does It Matter?
  • Economic Status of Women in NC
  • Update on Planning for 2020 Celebrations
  • Women in NC Politics
  • and more!
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Luncheon in the Ballroom

  • Carole Boston Weatherford, author of Shomburg, the Man Who Built a Library
  • 2018 Young People’s Literature Award Book

 KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 Kristin Cooper, First Lady of North Carolina

 Announcement of Silent Auction winners

Following the luncheon, Carole Weatherford’s award book, Schomburg, The Man who Built a Library will be available for sale ($17.30). Branch representatives may also pick up the book for their library at that time.

PLAN TO COME BACK NEXT YEAR
FOR OUR 2020 CELEBRATION!

FOR CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Register Online or by Postal Mail

  1. Register online after February 10 at aauwnc.org. Pay either by credit card or Pay Pal.

OR

  1. Print and complete the attached registration form. Then mail it with your check, made out to AAUW NC, to:

 Wendy Haner, Treasurer
5 Kimberly Avenue
Asheville, NC 28804-3606

Complete and pay registrations by March 15.

After that date there is a $10 late fee.

Hotel Reservations for the PTI Airport Marriott

1 Marriott Drive, Greensboro, NC 28804-3606

The special room rate for AAUW NC is $99 plus tax per night for a single or double room.  This rate is available only until March 1st.

This 4-star hotel is tucked in on the grounds of the PTI Airport. It is small, but has all the amenities, including an indoor/outdoor pool. The meeting rooms are adjacent and all on one floor. The guest rooms may be reached by elevator. There is a Grille for a full or continental breakfast and cozy places for conversation. Spacious free parking.

  1. To register by phone, call toll free 1-888-236-2477 and mention the AAUW NC Conference.
  2. To register at the hotel online, click this link: Marriott PTI Hotel.

All the Airport Marriott information for our conference will show up.