OCTOBER

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Here’s the latest news on the big Savannah conference Nov. 6-9, 2018.

Registrations Top Goal!
Registrations this month are topping our goal of more than 600 attendees!  The great attendance means you will have a productive, profitable and enjoyable experience networking with all the other lifelong learning program professionals coming.

Hotel Rooms Still Available
More hotel rooms have been added at the classy DeSoto Hotel by our ace conference director Bill Strehl.  The hotel is within a block of Six Pence restaurant, Chippewa Square, the great J. Chrisopher’s breakfast place, and is the closest hotel to the beautiful  fountains in Forsyth park.  Just check the Hotel Reservation button at Here for the latest availability at each hotel.
If you run into problems booking a hotel room, contact us at 800-678-5376 or info@lern.orgfor assistance.

Julie Coates Recognition Breakfast
– Recognize Julie, a civil rights leader, creator of the LERN benchmarks and ratios, and currently foremost adult learning researcher in North America.
– Thursday, Nov 8, 8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
– The $30 deposit for breakfast is returned to you after you attend the session.
– Plus you are the first ones to get her new book, Invisible Diversity, a $20 value complimentary
– Call 800-678-5376 with a credit card to register your deposit and reserve your place

New! Recommended Sessions
By popular demand, we premiere our Recommended Sessions.
For new and past attendees, from these institutional settings:  recreation departments, community education in public schools, continuing education in community colleges, and continuing education in universities.
Too many great sessions from which to choose?  We just solved that problem with our Recommended Sessions lists.

LERN Leader Meeting

– An historic meeting to get your feedback on CPP Renewal program and Program Certification.
– No charge to attend.
– Pus get info on becoming a LERN Leader and joining one of our constituency Councils.
– Tuesday, Nov 6, 3:30 pm after all the conference seminars end.
– Walk ins welcome, but reserve your place by clicking here.

Emerging Leaders Meeting
Under age 40?
– Come and network with other emerging leaders.
– Gen Yer Christina Swets leads the meeting
– No charge.
– Tuesday, Nov. 6, 3:30 pm after all the conference seminars end.
– Walk ins welcome, but reserve your place by clicking here.

Americans – – VOTE Absentee
Attendees from the U.S. are encouraged to register to vote, and vote absentee before the November 6 elections.  Contact your city hall or county courthouse.

See you in Savannah!