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2017 Convention

The HAS 2017 convention will be held May 4-May 7, 2017 in Sacramento, California.

REGISTRATION

Here's a registration form in PDF format. Just click on the link and save the file. Print it and make out a check for $130.00 payable to "Horatio Alger Society." Send the form and the check to:

Barry Schoenborn
The Horatio Alger Society
553 Brock Road
Nevada City, CA 95959

Download the PDF here.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Download the PDF here.

Thursday, 4 May
8:30 am – 4:30 pm On your own
1:30 pm – 11:00 pm Registration in the HAS hospitality room (meeting room)
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Board of Directors Meeting (meeting room)
6:00 pm – ????

Dinner on your own or with friends (restaurant listing provided)

 

Friday, 5 May
7:00 am – 8:30 am Breakfast on your own (continental breakfast at hotel)
7:15 am – 8:30 am Director’s breakfast (if necessary) (continental breakfast at hotel)
7:30 am – 8:30 am Registration in HAS hospitality room (meeting room)
 
8:45 am – 9:00 am Welcome – Barry Schoenborn, Host; Dick Hoffman, President
(meeting room)
9:00 am – 10:30 am Presentations: TBD – Bill Gowen
TBD – TBD
TBD – TBD
10:30 am – 11:00 pm HAS business meeting (all attendees welcome to attend)
 
11:00 am – 12:30 pm HAS luncheon at Denny's (order anything you like from the menu)
   
12:30 pm – 4:00 pm Consignment/donation auction
   
5:50 pm – 6:00 pm Gather and leave for dinner (hotel lobby)
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Dinner – Florez Bar & Grill (order anything you like from the menu)
Annual Horatio Alger Quiz
9:30 pm – 11:00 pm HAS hospitality room opens upon return from dinner (meeting room)
   
Saturday, 5 May
7:30 am – 8:30 am Set up for book sale
8:30 am – 10:30 am Annual HAS book sale (meeting room)
10:45 am – 12:00 pm Finish Friday auction (if necessary); otherwise, book sale continues
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm Open – see the sights
   
5:00 pm – 5:15 pm Gather and leave for dinner (hotel lobby)
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Annual HAS banquet (Cherry Hill Golf Course, Sacramento)
HAS annual awards
Strive & Succeed award, presented to area high school student
Keynote: Kiyo Sato, William Saroyan Prize-winning author of "Dandelion Through the Crack"
9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

HAS hospitality room opens upon return from dinner (meeting room)

   
Sunday, 7 May
7:30 am – ???? Farewell breakfast on your own (continental breakfast at hotel)

 

 



Questions? Problems? Send us an email: membership@horatioalgersociety.net