Texas Federation Convention
April 13-15, 2000
Wichita Falls, Texas
The following summarized program schedule for the TFC 48th annual convention
in Wichita Falls is subject to possible changes:
Wednesday, April 12:
8:30 - 11:00 Executive Board meeting
11:00 Budget Committee meeting
1:00 - 6:00 Registration, Credentials, and committee meetings
5:00 bus leaves for Backdoor Dinner Theater. Cost of $15 is NOT included in
registration fee. Requires advance reservation - see Texas Federal Retiree for details.
Thursday, April 13
8:00 - 10:00 Registration and Credentials
8:30 Opening ceremony (posting colors, pledge, mayor) Keynote speaker: Frank Atwater, NARFE Nat’l President
Guest speaker: George Ellis, Texas Pres. AARP Remarks by NFVP Dupont
1:00 Minutes, roll call, federation officers’ reports, presentation of budget
3:30 Officer Training sessions
5:30 Western dinner and entertainment - cost included in registration fee
Friday, April 14:
8:30 Memorial Service
9:30 Guest speaker Bill Smith, Retirement Benefits Director, NARFE HQ;
appointed officers’ reports, area caucuses to elect Area VP.
1:00 Caucus reports, Candidates for Nat’l Ofc speak, officers’ and committee
reports continue incl Alzheimers, Webmaster, NARFE-net, resolutions and awards.
7:00 Banquet - incl in registration fee
Saturday, April 15:
9:00 Host for 2001 convention, selection of 2002 site, unfinished business,
Registration and reservation forms and additional details will appear in the
next two Texas Federal Retirees.