Programs + Events

Special Events + Activities

There is so much to see and do at convention! Activities and special events kept participants engaged, learning and having fun.

STEAM EXTREME: Friday, May 17 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Be sure to make your way to the FREE STEAM Extreme event on Friday May 17. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math learning in new ways with hands-on activities, presentations and exciting ideas from experts like NASA, Apple and many more.

See what’s in store at the STEAM Extreme:

STATE DINNER EVENT: Friday, May 17 from 7-10 p.m.

Bring you dancing shoes for the State Event on Friday night. There will be a dinner and DJ! Be sure to buy your tickets early- $45 per person.

REFLECTIONS ART GALLERY: Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17

Don’t miss the Reflections Art Gallery on Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17. View the Award of Excellence Reflections entries, along with selected favorites of the judges. Be sure to attend the third general meeting to see and hear some of our Reflections winners at the Reflections event.


“Step-Up & Walk” for your health.  The Activity Fee gets you a Pedometer to track your steps at Convention and a “Step-Up & Walk” ribbon.  Every 5,000 steps you walk during convention entitles you to be entered into an opportunity drawing for gift cards to healthy places, tee-shirts, and a Fit Bit.