Beginning at 1:00 pm on Thursday afternoon, May 9, we have special sessions for those in roles of leadership within the homeschool community.
We appreciate you and want to encourage, update, and thank you for all your sacrifice and service to Michigan's home educators!
Sessions with keynote speakers, a "Meet n' Greet" with some of our elected officials, an update on Homeschooling in Michigan in 2013- The State of our State, concluding with a Speaker Introductions over dinner, and dessert with new and prospective homeschoolers. Cost: $15/leader to cover the dinner meal- Payable at the door.
SPECIAL INVITATION for all Michigan Homeschool Leaders
Please join us for our
30th Annual Michigan Home Education Convention
Thurs, May 9, 2013
Hosted by INCH,
Information Network for Christian Homes
PLEASE NOTE OUR LOCATION(s) THIS YEAR:
The Radisson Hotel, Ballroom
111 N. Grand Ave, Lansing, 48933 (1:00 - 9:00 pm)
Located just across the river from the Lansing Center, connected by an indoor skywalk
|12:30 pm||Registration opens: Radisson Hotel Ballroom|
|1:00 pm||Leadership Summit Welcome, Announcements, Logistical overview - Mike Winter, INCH Executive Director|
|1:30 pm||Timely messages from several of this year's INCH keynote & featured speakers|
|3:00 pm||Break for VIP Reception / Meet n' Greet w/elected officials|
|3:30 pm||Keynote address- James Muffett, President of Citizens for Traditional Values: Homeschooling in Michigan in 2013 - The State of our State|
|4:00 pm||Messages from key elected officials|
|5:30 pm||Leader/Speaker Dinner [RSVP's for dinner can be made on the Leadership Summit Reservation Form below; $15/person.]|
|6:30 pm||Dessert Buffet & Registration for Taste of Homeschooling and Marriage Makeover|
|7:00 - 9:00 pm||"Taste of Homeschooling" in the Capital I & II Ballroom and "Marriage Makeover: Homeschool Edition" in Capital III & IV Ballrooms. ~These are both FREE events~
(To aid in planning, please be sure to indicate on the Leadership Summit Reservation Form the number of leaders we can expect to help by serving as Table Hosts at the 'Taste of Homeschooling')
- Host homes are available - We realize that holding the Leadership Summit on Thursday means one more overnight for those of you staying for the convention (which we hope is most of you!) So we'd like to offer to house you in the home of a local homeschooling family. Please contact INCH at email@example.com if you'd like free accommodations on Thursday night. We need to know as soon as possible if you're interested in this option so we can make the necessary arrangements. (Tell us how many, any preferences, allergies, etc.) Discount hotel rates have also been negotiated and details are found at 'Accommodations' under the Convention tab on the inch.org website.
- Used Curriculum Sale - Held this year in the Lansing Center Banquet Rooms 1-8, hosted by CHESS from 2-7 pm Thursday and 8-10 am Friday. Only $1 admission. Details and contact information can be found at http://ucs.sudleysprings.com/chess/
- "Taste of Homeschooling" - Please extend a special invitation to new or prospective homeschoolers in your area! This will include an introduction to homeschooling, presentations by our featured speakers, a Q & A panel, and a sneak peek into the vendor hall- tours led by you leaders. RSVPs appreciated at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Those able to join us for the Leadership Summit, please visit this page to register online.