Programs + Events

At-a-Glance

Here’s what the future holds in store for you at the 2017 convention:

PRE-CON: Thursday, April 27

EARLY ACCESS

  • Registration opens at 4 p.m. (Lobby)
  • PTA Store (Hall 1)
  • Exhibit Hall – FREE ACCESS DAY! Open 4-7 p.m. (Hall 1)
  • PTA Historical Display (PTA Booth in Hall 1)

DAY 1: Friday, April 28

  • Vote on Business of the Association including Elections for the California State PTA Board of Directors and proposed Legislation Policies at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. (General Meeting Hall 2)
  • Workshops at 1:30 p.m. (Session A)
  • Registration open all day (Lobby)
  • Reflections Art Gallery open all day (Lobby)
  • Exhibit Hall open 8-10:30 a.m., 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 – 7 p.m. (Hall 1)
  • PTA Store (Hall 1)
  • Membership Connection – Get answers to your membership questions, network and share ideas with leaders throughout the state (Concourse 1)
  • Communications and Social Media Help Desk (Concourse 1)
  • Student Orientation from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. (Marriott Salons 1/2)
  • Family Art Experience – FREE – begins at 7 p.m. (Room 212BD)
  • Live Chat – FREE (Room 210CG and 210DH)
  • Finding a Balance Student-Led Mini Workshop – FREE (Room 212AC)

DAY 2: Saturday, April 29

  • General Meetings at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. to honor Reflections Art Program student artists (Hall 2)
  • Workshops at 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. (Sessions B and C)
  • Registration open all day (Lobby)
  • Reflections Art Gallery open all day (Lobby)
  • Exhibit Hall from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 3 – 4:30 p.m. (Hall1)
  • PTA Store (Hall 1)
  • Membership Connection – Get answers to your membership questions, network and share ideas with leaders throughout the state (Concourse 1)
  • Communications and Social Media Help Desk (Concourse 1)
  • District Events (Contact your district for details)

DAY 3: Sunday, April 30

  • Registration open from 8 – 11 a.m. (Lobby)
  • Workshops at 9 a.m. (Session D)
  • General Meeting at 11 a.m. with special guest Megan Gross, California Teacher of the Year (Hall 2)
  • Installation of 2017-19 Board of Directors

*Updated as of April 25, 2017 and subject to change.