MLFA Fall Meeting Agenda
October 18, 2014 at Nature Hill Intermediate, Oconomowoc, WI
8:00-8:30 Registration, Continental Breakfast
Fall Workshop Sessions
8:30 Session 1
9:40 Session 2
Train the Trainer- Training your Judges (Library)
Getting ready to train your own judges. Come and get advice on recruiting, training and sustaining judges.
New Coaches- (Choir Room)
Are you new and need advice? Come hear this panel help you get started!
Refreshing Your Demonstrations - (Tech Ed)
Learn more about how to coach Demonstration and encourage students to choose more lively topics.
Poetry/Prose - Getting Beyond the Basics (Band Room)
Sick of The Raven or Casey at Bat? Looking for new materials to help your students? How to refine, revitalize and renew this category.
10:45 -12:45 Fall Meeting
Approval of Minutes from the Spring Meeting
Past President’s Report
Confirmation of Existing Chairs
Goal for the year
Audit from Accountant
Purchasing of new equipment
Not for Profit Status
Update on procedures
Tournament Practices and Procedures
Judges’ Standard and Training
Web site updates
T-shirt and Logo Items
T-shirt design and order forms
Site, DJ, Student food, Photo booth, Judge Buffett have been secured
Constitutional Amendments to Article IV
Section I Insert Technology Chair after Historian
Section II Responsibilities of Officers (Addition)
The Technology Chair shall be responsible for the updating of the web site and acting as liaison between the designer of the scheduling program and the organization according to policies and procedures stated in the By-Laws and in accordance with the job description agreed upon by the Executive Committee for this position.