MEETINGS & EVENTS

All tentative items are shown in italic.

  • National Convention 2016
    July 19-22, 2016
    Holiday Inn and Convention Center
    Stevens Point, Wisconsin

    Great speakers, informative workshops, and networking opportunities – you will find all this and more at next year's IWLA national convention in Stevens Point, Wisconsin.

    In addition to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, the city is home to "The Green Circle," a 26-mile hiking and biking trail that winds through forests, over wetlands, and along rivers. It is one of the first in the nation to encircle an entire community. You'll also find a unique outdoor sculpture park, a local brewery, and world-class outdoor recreation in Stevens Point

  • Summer Gathering & Board of Directors' Meeting
    All Members are Welcome! July 30, 2016
    Walter J. Breckenridge
    Chapter House
    8816 West River Road
    Brooklyn Park, MN

    Mail-in Registration & Map & Or pay registration online by clicking the button below:

    Day's Agenda:

    • 9:00 to 10:00 — Continental Breakfast
    • 10:00 to 11:00 — Tour the Breckenridge Chapter grounds to see their projects building a rain garden, dealing with rain water run-off from their lodge going into the Mississippi River. Our hosts will explain the project that we hope to have funded by Hennepin County to install rain barrels, gutters on the lodge to better control and utilize rain water.
    • 11:00 to 11:30 — Recap the National Convention
    • 11:30 to 12:00 — Short demo of the climate/energy website for chapters and members to use in implementing renewable energy and choosing other actions to cut their carbon emissions.
    • 12:00 to 1:00 — Fire up the grill and cook burgers, brats; serve potato salad, lemonade, a real summer picnic.
    • 1:00 to 4:00 — Board of Directors’ meeting
  • Executive Committee
    September 11, 2016

  • Fall Board of Directors Meeting
    October 28-30, 2016
    Walter J. Breckenridge

  • Executive Committee
    December 11, 2016

  • Annual Meeting & State Conventione
    April 28 - 30, 2017
    hosted by the Austin Chapter