|Our Next District Conference
This District Conference will introduce new events and activities affecting all clubs in our District. See the agenda below and plan to join us!
Heidel House, Green Lake, WI
SWIS 1st Quarter Conference 2018-2019
Friday, Oct. 12, 7:00 PM, Saturday, Oct. 13, 7:30 - 4:00 PM
100th Optimist "Centennial" Anniversary
Combination of WINUM and SWIS.
Heidel House Resort & Spa
643 Illinois Avenue
Green Lake, WI 54914
Hotel Directions: Green Lake is off of Highway 23, depending on which direction your coming from The resort is in a beautiful location on the lake for the 100th Optimist Anniversary.
Our Centennial Theme is “Bringing out the Best Into the next Century!”
General Schedule: This will be a Special Venue starting with a Walk/Run for Childhood Cancer on Friday night and continuing with Speakers, more training on our Centennial year, Team Building, our Legacy, New Club Building, learning about a Service Project and so much more. We will be ending the conference on Saturday Night with a Sunset Cruise on Green Lake and a Bon-Fire/Dinner at the Heidel House.
More Scheduling Information on Updated Flyer at: Conference_Flyer
Hotel Registration: Call 1-800-444-2812 and use the code "WINUM" for the special group rate as long as rooms last. Rooms available are:
$99 (plus tax) for single/double;
$149 (plus tax) for deluxe lake view (2) queen beds; and
$199 (plus taxes) bedroom suite.
CONFERENCE Registration COST: Registration cost if $40, which includes a full day of conference activities (fellowship, leadership development, and new ideas for your clubs), and a 'New York Deli Buffet Lunchon" consisting of:
Slow roasted beef, smoked turkey, cured ham, salami, cheddar, swiss, provolone cheeses, lettuce, sliced tomatoes, red onions, deli relishes, dill potato salad, assorted breads, chicken noodle soup, New York cheesecake, strawberry sauce.
There is also a FIRST TIMER On-line registration cost of $25, which includes the New York Deli Buffet Luncheon. (There will also be a First Timer Orientation at 8:00 AM on Saturday morning, October 13).
EVENT REGISTRATION will be for the Green Lake Boat Cruise ($8.00), the Heidel House Bon-Fire/Dinner ($25.00) or BOTH for ($33.00).
OPTIMISTS REGISTERING FOR the SWIS/WINUM Conference will register through the conference area and can select their Buffet Choice and may ADD EVENT OPTIONS, if they choose, between the Boat Cruise OR Bon-Fire/Dinner OR BOTH before Submitting at: SWIS/WINUM_CONF_BUFFET_EVENTS
OPTIMISTS WHO HAVE REGISTERED ALREADY for the SWIS/WINUM BUFFET Need to register through an EVENT ONLY process with their selection added to their original registration. (Because it’s intended for Youth Events, select Optimist/Guest and put in your Birthday - required fields). The remainder of the process will be the same. Re-Registration for Event ONLY is at: SWIS/WINUM_Event_ONLY.
Registration on-line will be available until: Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
How to register:
Register and Pay Online:
Online registration is open during the registration dates shown above. When open, use the blue 'Register Online' button to submit your registration and pay online using our secure checkout process. This is our preferred choice as it allows us to manage the registrations and payment much more easily.
Register Online, then Pay By Mail, Phone, or at the Conference:
Register during the open registration dates using the blue Register Online button. During the checkout process - simply select the option to Pay By Mail/Phone, or Pay At The Door. If you prefer to phone-in, mail, or pay at the door - by registering online you help us plan the necessary conference accommodations, make namebadges in advance, coordinate seating and meals based on the number of members and guests registered in advance.
Just show up:
Last minute attendees are always welcome at the door. While we prefer the online process so we can plan based on the number of people registering, we'll always have a door registration person at the conference and welcome walk ins.
Our online registration process has changed. So if you have any difficulty registering online, please use our Contact Us form. We'll be happy to help you register, and see if we need to tweak things to make it easier for everyone!
We look forward to seeing you at the conference!