44th NATIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE

The 2013 44th National Education Conference will convene on August 23-28, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill-400 New Jersey Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001 to coincide with events planned for the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. Regiatration is required for all interested in participating in the APRI events listed below.

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APRI NATIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE

Thursday, August 22, 2013

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Black Youth Vote Civic Leadership & Organizing Training*
12:00 p.m.— APRI National Board Luncheon
1:00 p.m.—APRI National Board Meeting
1:00 p.m.—Registration
5:00 p.m.—Reception
6:00 p.m.—Opening Plenary

 Friday, August 23, 2013

7:30 a.m.- 9:00a.m. Sergeant –At- Arms Meeting
7:30 a.m. Chapter Presidents Meeting
8:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Black Youth Vote Civic Leadership & Organizing Training*
9:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. Redeem the Dream National Reception*
(Smithsonian National Museum of African Art)
2:00 p.m—4:00 p.m. Town Hall Meeting (Race & Poverty Panel)*
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Town Hall Meeting (Voting Rights Panel)*
2:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m. APRI Youth Session & Dinner
7:30 p.m.—9:30 p.m.—BYV! Youth Mass Meeting & Pre-March Rally*
8:00 p.m.—10:00 p.m.—Commemorative Concert (Venue TBD)*

Saturday, August 24, 2013 

10:00 a.m.—12 noon March on Washington (Lincoln Memorial)*
2:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m.—Wreath laying at MLK Memorial* APRI Members—APRI T-Shirt
2:00 p.m.—6:00p.m. Global Freedom Festival (The National Mall)*

Sunday, August 25, 2013 
11:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. Church Service (Howard University)* APRI Members – White Hats/Blue outfits: Men-White or Blue Tie
1:00 p.m. Youth Lunch & Workshops
10 a.m.—6:00 p.m. Global Freedom Festival (National Mall)*

Monday, August 26, 2013 

9:00 a.m.– 11:45 a.m. APRI Obamacare Forum (Plenary & On-site training)
12:00 noon—Lunch Time TBD Plenary / Workshops
6p.m.—9 p.m. Bayard Rustin Forum on Human Rights (Lincoln Theatre)

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 
9:00 a.m. APRI Plenary / Workshops
12:00 noon—Lunch Plenary / Workshops Time
TBD PM APRI Dinner Gala

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

 9:00 a.m.—10:30 a.m. - Interfaith Service* (MLK Memorial)*
1:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m. - “Let Freedom Ring” Closing Ceremony (The Lincoln Memorial)*

NOTE: This schedule is tentative; updates will be provided on the APRI website at www.apri.org. Events marked with an (*) are part of the 50th Commemoration of the March on Washington and are sponsored by other organizations. Details are forthcoming regarding times and locations.