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2011 Keystone conference preview for teens

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    • National Keystone Conference Preview Webinar for Keystone Members Wednesday February 16 th @7pm EST Facilitator: Dave Rozman Director, Teen Services
      • 2011 National Keystone Conference Youth Steering Committee
      • Ahkeem D. Hollimon, T.I.A. Keystone Club, Kissimmee, Fla.
      • Alexandra Hughes, Tigers Keystone Club, Ridgefield, Conn.
      • Deshonna Bagwell, T.I.A. Keystone Club, Central Fla.
      • Hope Pena, Don M. Reid Keystone Club, Royal Oak, Mich.
      • James Chhor, United Keystone Club, Garden Grove, Calif.
      • Kyara Williams, Vestar Keystone Club, Fort Worth, Texas
      • Michael Garcia, Hawthorne Keystone Club, Hawthorne, N.J.
      • Patrick Plaza, A.C.T.I.O.N. Keystone Club, Aviano, Italy
      • Rachel Hall, Vestar Keystone Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.
      • Ryan Poe, Keepin It Real, Portsmouth, Va.
      • Steven Valencia, Salinas Keystone Club, Seaside, Calif.
    • Conference Objectives 1. Learn skills and take part in brand new experiences that will enable participants to provide leadership in their Club and community for academic success, career preparation and community service projects and activities. 2. Demonstrate good character as participants promote the values of unity, freedom, justice, democracy and opportunity for all. 3. Develop an increased awareness and appreciation of diversity and the value of tolerance. 4. Establish positive relationships with Keystoners from throughout the U.S. and across the globe. 5. Engage in thought-provoking sessions and hands-on learning opportunities.
      • Preparing for the Conference
      • What Meals are Provided?
        • Appetizers will be served Thursday and Friday evening
      • Review the Behavior Code
      • Spending money?
      • What to Wear?
        • Weather-65-75 degree range is average for this time of year.
        • The awards ceremony Saturday will be casual dress
        • Overall conference: casual but appropriate (Example)
    • Appropriate for the Conference
    • Not-Appropriate for the Conference No Hats No Sagging pants No revealing clothing or spaghetti straps
      • Thursday at a Glance
      • 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Registration, Hospitality, Video Roll Call, Keystone Briefings
      • 3:30-4 p.m. Meetings: Safety Team Briefing, Talent Show Rehearsal,
      • 3:30-5 p.m. MyClubMyLife.com Reporter Training
      • -Kelvin Sims ksims@bgca.org
      • 4:30-5 p.m. Mandatory Advisors Briefing
      • 4:45-5:30 p.m. Gold Social 09-10 Clubs (Invitation Only)
      • 5:45-6:30 p.m. Gold Social 10-11 Clubs (Invitation Only)
      • 7:30-8:30 p.m. Opening Session
      • 8:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Evening Activities On-site ( Swap Shop )
      • Off-Site Events (Pre-registration Required)
              • 3-on-3 Basketball Tournaments (Guys and Girls)
              • Co-ed Volleyball Tournament
              • BGCA Supply Services will be set up during the day on Thursday for teens to purchase BGCA/Keystone items
      • Friday at a Glance
      • 7:45-8:15 a.m. Mandatory Advisors’ Briefing/breakfast
      • 8:30-9:30 a.m. General Session- Rick Goings, CEO, Tupperware
      • 9:45-4:45 p.m. Off-site Experiences (Pre-registration required)
      • College and Career Experiences
      • 10:00-11:00 a.m. Community Awareness and Engagement Track
      • 10:10-10:50 a.m. Advisor Sessions
      • 11:15-12:15 p.m. Community Awareness and Engagement Track repeats
      • 11:25-12:10 p.m. Advisor Sessions repeat
      • 12:30-2:30 p.m. Lunch on your own
      • 2:30-3:30 p.m. Elements of Keystone-Project Planning Track
      • 2:45-3:15 p.m. Advisor Sessions
      • 3:45-4:45 p.m. Just for Fun Track
      • 3:55-4:35 p.m . Advisors Sessions Repeat
      • 4:45-7:00 p.m. Free Time-Dinner on your own
      • 7:30-8:30 p.m. General Session- Gabe Salazar, motivational speaker
      • 8:30-11:30 p.m. Evening Activities – On site (Talent Show)
      • 11:30 p.m. Curfew
    • Saturday at a Glance 7:15-7:45 a.m. Mandatory Advisors Briefing/Breakfast 8:00-8:30 a.m. Keystone Pep Rally 8:45-3:00 p.m. Off-site Community Service Experience 9:00-10:00 a.m. Super Session: SMART Choices for Young Women 9:00-10:00 a.m. Super Session: SMART Choices for Young Men 9:00-3:00 p.m. Shackleton’s Way: Leadership Training (invitation ) 10:30-11:30 a.m. Super Session: Mentoring Super Session: Money Matters 10:40-11:20 a.m. Advisor Regional Meetings 11:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch on your own 1:45- 2:45 p.m. Super Session: Youth of the Year Panel 1:55-2:35 p.m. Advisor Session 2:45-4:00 p.m. Free Time 4:00-5:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony 5:00p.m.-Curfew Walt Disney World
      • Activities that require Pre-Registration
      • Thursday: 3 on 3 Basketball and Volleyball Tournaments
      • Friday: College Experience, Career Experience, and Talent Show
      • Saturday: Shackelton’s Way Full Day Leadership workshop for Keystone Presidents and or Vice Presidents.
      • Saturday: Community Service Project
      • Advisors will receive an email once registration is open for these experiences and opportunities.
      • They will be able to register their members via the online registration site.
      • Note: Space is limited for these experiences.
    • Important Due Date
      • National Keystone Club of the Year award entries due Friday February 18 th
      • Expectations of Keystoners
        • Must attend all sessions
        • Co-ed visitation not allowed (unless meeting with advisor)
        • Show respect and courtesy at all times
        • Wear appropriate attire
        • Listen and respect other advisors, presenters, staff, volunteers, etc.
        • Cell phones, iPods, PDAs must be turned off while in sessions
      • Remember you are representing yourself, your Club, Keystone and BGCA
    • Conference Tips
      • Show up early to sessions
      • Be prepared for long days
      • Split up: don’t go to the same sessions as peers from your Club.
      • Step out of your comfort zone!
      • Get your Rest: Actually sleep at night!
      • Network with other Teens and Keystone Clubs
      • Plan what sessions you are going to attend ahead
      • Bring snacks for in your room
      • Have Fun!
    • Social Media If you are interested in being apart of the Social Media Crew please contact me at [email_address] Facebook Fan Page: www.facebook.com/KeystoneBGCA Twitter Account: @KeystoneBGCA Conference Hash tag: #KeystoneBGCA
    • 15 Days until Orlando!