Wisconsin Holstein Association Wisconsin Holstein

National Convention

June 23-26
St. Charles, IL

To book hotel rooms, visit the 2015 Convention site and follow the link to book online here.

Visit holsteinconvention2015.com for additional convention information.

 

Schedule of Events

Monday, June 22
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM ~ Convention Registration
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM ~ Dairy Jeopardy Orientation
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM ~ Dairy Bar
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM ~ Junior Mixer/Dance

Tuesday, June 23
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM ~ Convention Registration
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM ~ Dairy Bar
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM ~ NHWSO Interviews
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ~ DJM Interviews
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM ~ Dairy Jeopardy Contest
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ~ DJM Luncheon (Invitation Only)
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM ~ Luncheon for Juniors & Adults
11:30 AM & 12:30 PM ~ Golf Tournament
1:30 PM - 7:00 PM ~ Prepared Public Speaking Contest
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM ~ Dairy Knowledge Exam
6:45 PM - 7:15 PM ~ Dairy Bowl Coaches' Meeting
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM ~ Junior Mixer

Wednesday, June 24
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM ~ Convention Registration
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM ~ Dairy Bar
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ~ Host Day Tour #1 (GEA Farm Technologies, Lindale Holsteins, Team Holsteins and Luck-E Holsteins)
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ~ Host Day Tour #2 (Golden Oaks Farm & Midwest Organics)
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ~ Junior Host Day Tour #1 (Chicago Lakefront Museum Campus Tour - Shedd Aquarium and Field Museum)
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ~ Junior Host Day Tour #2 (Magic Waters Waterpark)
5:30 PM ~ Pre-Sale Meal, Kane County Fairgrounds
7:00 PM ~ 2015 National Holstein Convention Sale, managed by Burton Consultanting (Gary Janssen & Brian Olbrich, Co-Chairmen)
7:00 PM ~ Junior Ag Olympics & Dance at the Kane County Fairgrounds

Thursday, June 25
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM ~ Dairy Bar
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ~ Convention Registration
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ~ Dairy Bowl Contest
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ~ Trade Show
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM ~ Non-Delegate Tour - Chicago Architectural Tour & Lunch/Shopping on Navy Pier
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM ~ Annual Meeting & Caucuses
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM ~ NHWSO Silent Auction
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ~ Junior & Adult Luncheon
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - State Leaders Luncheon (Invitation Only)
6:00 PM ~ Family Night - Medieval Times

Friday, June 26
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM ~ Dairy Bar
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM - Delegate Info Breakfast (Invitation Only)
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM ~ Convention Registration
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM ~ Dairy Bowl Finals & National Junior Forum
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Trade Show
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - NHWSO Silent Auction
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM ~ Annual Meeting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - NHWSO Meeting
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Directors' Luncheon (Invitation Only)
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM ~ Junior Awards Luncheon
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM ~ President's Reception
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM ~ Adult Banquet with special guest Orion Samuelson

 

 

Archives

2014 National Convention Results
June 25-28
Dubuque, IA

2013 National Convention Results
July 7-11, 2013
Indianapolis, IN

2012 National Convention Results
June 27 - 30, 2012
Springfield, MO