Angeles Chapter Retreat

Friday, November 30, 2012

You’re invited to the Angeles Chapter’s Annual Retreat
on January 5th, 2013
at Burton Chase Park in Marina del Rey, CA 90292

This is a great opportunity to get to know the Angeles Chapter better, for newcomers as well as longtime activists! Our guest speaker is the well-known nature photographer and environmentalist, Robert Glenn Ketchum. We will be discussing our goals and objectives for 2013, including the role of the chapter’s executive committee in helping the chapter to connect with its members, supporters and friends, grow its outings program, diversify its membership, communicate its programs, improve the effectiveness of its conservation efforts, and achieve financial sustainability. Be part of planning for 2013!

Please register for the event using this link:

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Angeles Chapter Weekend Retreat!

Location: Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292   
Dates: Saturday & Sunday, January 5-6, 2013
Please Register: http://tioga.sierraclub.org/oars-activity/pages/activity.jsf?activity=23094

Theme: Serving The Greater Angeles Chapter Community

(our Members, Supporters, and Friends!)

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

8:30am-9am – Breakfast and Registration

9am Ron Silverman, Senior Chapter Director – Introductions & Overview

9:15am Robert Glenn Ketchum, Award winning environmental photographer –“Old School Photography: New Projects & The Relevance of Social Media”

10:00am Carole Mintzer, Chapter Executive Committee – “Chapter Update”

10:20am Shannon Barnes, Consultant – “The Role of the Executive Committee in a Nonprofit Organization”

11am Susana Reyes, Sierra Club Board of Directors – the “One Million New Supporters” Program

11:30am Breakout Sessions

Brainstorming time to generate ideas that will help the Chapter address some of its challenges and help set our direction for the coming year.  Everyone will have an opportunity to participate and contribute!

12:30pm Lunch

1:30pm: Reports/Discussion from Breakout Sessions

2:30pm: Break to Vote for the Best Breakout Session Ideas

3pm Conclusions, Goals, Objectives for 2013

4pm Adjourn



Sunday, January 6, 2013

9am-Noon: Chapter Executive Committee Meeting

(same location: Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292)



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