You're cordially invited to the grand opening of our new bakery, coming to the LAX Marriott Hotel in Los Angeles from Friday March 18th to Sunday March 20th! At this year's District Convention 2016: Service Baked Fresh, we promise you that you'll have the experience of a lifetime, an experienced filled with service, leadership, and fellowship. We've been baking up plenty of concoctions for you to taste for the weekend. With us, you'll be celebrating and recognizing a year's worth of accomplishments, engaging in plenty of educational opportunities and knowledge for you to share with your clubs, electing our new leaders for the following year, and building lifelong friendships with other members from across California, Nevada, and Hawaii.
We've put all the ingredients together and created all of the mouthwatering delicacies - come and get them while they're hot, and get them while they last! We look forward to meeting you at the grand opening, bon appétit!
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Code of Conduct
Note: After completing online registration, make sure to send a copy of your completed registration, your payment in the form of a check, and ALL code of conducts and waivers to Bruce Hennings at the Kiwanis District Office. You MUST send in all of these (including the code of conduct and waivers) to be completely registered.
DISTRICT CONVENTION activities
Check out the schedule of events and the activities that will be happening around convention to make sure you don't miss out on these fun and life-changing opportunities!
Whether it's how to be a good member or how to survive a zombie apocalypse, this year's workshops will make sure you come out of convention with something new and fun to incorporate into your life, inside and outside of Circle K. Check out these workshops hosted by our own members (even members from HAWAII) and our favorite KIwanians. You don't want to miss out on these great learning opportunities!
SATURDAY NIGHT talent show
There'll be a plethora of talented individuals at the grand opening of our bakery! Get ready to be amazed by hilarious and heartwarming skits, dances that will leave you stunned, and singers that will really send the chills down your spines. You may be watching the next freshly-baked talent perform right before your eyes!
SATURDAY NIGHT dance
After the talent show, roll out with the squad to dance the night away in the ballroom! Our DJ, Nathan Magtoto from UCI, will be dropping some sick beats and the latest jams that will surely have you getting down all night long.
SATURDAY NIGHT photobooth
After you tire yourself out at the dance, why not grab your friends, new and old, and stop by the photobooth to take a picture that will last forever? This year, we're excited to have not only one, but TWO, photobooths for you to take pictures at. The first one will give you actual PHOTOSTRIPS to take home and the second one will have a personal convention backdrop and give you online photos so take as many as you want! Put on Sherlock Holmes' hat or pop the magnifying glass on for this photo op!
SATURDAY NIGHT board games
If dancing isn't really your thing, swing by the alternative activities rooms where we'll have board games, a couple of PS4s, a photobooth, and much more so you can chill and bond with other members from all over the district. It'll definitely be the place to wipe off your sweat from the dance or hang out with your peeps Saturday night!
SATURDAY NIGHT md&e, kfam extravaganza
It's been a long and very eventful year of service, leadership, and fellowship! Looking for innovative and fun events that encompass all those things to use for next year? Check out the MD&E, and K-Fam extravaganza to see clubs from all around the district showcase their best events involving these branches of Circle K from this year! Get inspired by the creativity and hard work of our clubs and who knows? Maybe that will be you showing off your event at next year's convention!
SATURDAY NIGHT on-site fundraiser
You may have heard about the crazy penny wars at Fall Training Conference...but this year's District Convention on-site fundraiser may get even crazier! While we can't reveal our top-secret news about the fundraiser just yet, keep a look out for a clue or two and stop by the ballroom foyer at convention to participate and help our district raise money for our District Fundraising Initiatives!
Whether it be as a workshop host, SAA, talent act, or being featured in the program or slideshow, DCON has a wide array of ways you can get more involved. It doesn't take an ace detective to see just how many opportunities we have for you! The due dates are listed next to the application and all applications are due at 11:59PM on the listed date.
Workshop Host Application is due: Sunday, January 10th (Workshop Descriptions)
Program/Slideshows Ad Form is due: Sunday, January 10th
Talent Show Application is due: Sunday, January 31st
SAA/Sergeant At Arms Form (Guide) is due: Sunday, February 21st
Slideshow Photo Submissions is due: Wednesday, March 9th
Media Crew application is due: Sunday, March 6th
If you have any questions whatsoever, feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing your wonderful applications!