SAVE THE DATE!!
October Music Fest and Fall All-Member Meeting
Thursday, October 17, 2013
At Southern New Hampshire University
Sandra Howard, President-Elect
11th annual NHMEA October Music Fest and Fall Al-Member Meeting
Plan now to join your colleagues at the 11th annual NHMEA October Music Fest to be held at the Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) on Thursday, October 17, 2013. This year’s conference will include a full day of sessions, all-member luncheon, and all-member meeting developed for current and pre-service music educators. We are delighted to host NAfME National President, Nancy E. Ditmer as our keynote speaker. Along with our partners from NHACDA and NHBDA, we are pleased to host headlining clinicians Dr. Patrick Freer (middle school choral techniques), Dr. Carol Krueger (music literacy), Dr. Sandra Nicolucci (curriculum & assessment), and Dr. Deborah Sheldon (instrumental rehearsal techniques), along with other experts in the music education profession.
2013 OMF Schedule:
8:00-8:30 a.m. - Registration
8:45-9:15 a.m. - General Session: Keynote Speaker
9:30-10:45 a.m. - Interest Sessions
11:00-12:15 p.m. - Interest Sessions
12:30-1:30 p.m. - General Session: All-Member Luncheon & Visit Exhibits
1:45-3:00 p.m. - Interest Sessions
3:15-4:30 p.m. - Interest Sessions
4:45-6:00 p.m. - General Session: NHMEA All-Member Meeting
The pre-conference Registration Fee will be $50.00 for members, which will include the cost
of the all-member luncheon. Attendees are asked to pre-register for the conference to secure
appropriate catering needs. Please visit www.nhmea.org/20 to pre-register online for the
conference (credit card required) or download and print the pre-registration form to mail with a
check. Checks can be made payable to “NHMEA”. (*NOTES: Any in-service teacher who has
become a new member of NHMEA and NAfME may register for the conference at no cost. In
addition, any NHMEA member who is not currently employed may attend the conference at no
The NHMEA All-Member Luncheon will be held at SNHU as part of the conference event. The
registration fee will also include the cost for the lunch.
PAST PRESIDENTS’ RECEPTION:
The Past Presidents’ Reception will begin at 3:15 p.m. with focused discussion on the past,
present, and future direction of NHMEA. Past Presidents do not need to register for the
conference to attend this reception.
NHMEA members who are unable to attend the full conference are welcome
to attend the NHMEA All-Member meeting at 4:45 p.m. at no cost.
We look forward to sharing this exciting conference with you, which will provide enriching
sessions and valuable networking opportunities with fellow music educators! For more
information about the NHMEA 2013 October Music Fest or to submit pre-registration materials, please contact email@example.com or visit www.nhmea.org/20
Updated March 21, 2013