Message #6: From: AzTeC SW Archaeology SIG To: "'Matthias Giessler'" Subject: Influences of Arizona History on our Communities Date: Thu, 02 Jan 97 12:11:00 MST Encoding: 118 TEXT Influences of Arizona History on our Communities Arizona Municipal Management Assistants Association 1997 Winter Conference Friday, January 31, 1996 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Phoenix Museum of History 105 N. Fifth Street, Phoenix, Arizona Conference Program 8:30 Registration 9:00 Welcoming Remarks Grady Miller, AMMAA President 9:10 Conventional History of Arizona; Speaker: Marshall Trimble - An entertaining presentation on a "traditional" history of Arizona, Surveying major events of the past century 11:00 Religious Influences in Arizona - A panel of representatives from various religious groups will present an objective overview about the influence of religion on Arizona's development. 11:45 Luncheon at Heritage Square 1:00 Ethnic Influences in Arizona - A panel of leaders of various ethnic groups will describe the influence of various groups on the Valley and underscore the strength that these groups have brought to our communities. Panelists will provide a brief summary presentation followed by small group with each of the panelists 4:30 Conclusion 5:00 Post - Day Gathering at Coyote Springs (Optional) General Conference Information Registration The Conference site is the Phoenix Museum of History located in downtown Phoenix at 105 N. Fifth Street. A form for pre-paid advance registration is included. Registration register prior to January 24, 1996 to ensure proper arrangements may be made for our facilities and meals. Non-members may wish to take advantage of the lower member registration fees by including the enclosed AMMAA membership form and dues when registering for the conference. The conference registration fee includes continental breakfast, luncheon, and light refreshments in the afternoon. The registration fee also includes a book from author and speaker Marshall Trimble. An optional post-conference gathering will be held at Coyote Springs in downtown Phoenix. Registration does not include the costs of this gathering. Hors' d'oeuvres and beverages will be at the expense of those attending. Hotel A block of rooms has been set aside at the Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza for conference participants at a nightly rate of $96 for single or double occupancy. Room reservations must be made directly with the hotel by January 16, 1997 to receive the special room rate. The hotel's reservation number is (800) 359-7253 ' When you call, please mention that you will be attending the AMNM conference so that you will receive the special conference room rate. The hotel is located at 100 N. First St., Phoenix. Cancellations In the event prepaid registrants are unable to attend the conference, a 50 percent refund of the conference registration fee will be issued if cancellations are made by January 24, 1996. Cancellations must be made to Natalie Veidmark, City of Phoenix, (602) 495-5147. All hotel room cancellations must be made directly with the Holiday Inn. Parking Parking for the Phoenix Museum of History is located in the parking garage on the southeast comer of Monroe and Fifth Street. Please let the attendant know that you are attending the AMMAA Conference to avoid being charged parking fees. Parking costs are included in your registration. Fee is $60 for members. Non members have a registration fee of $70. Registration Form Arizona Municipal Management Assistants Association Winter Conference, January 31, 1996, at Phoenix Museum of History, Phoenix, Arizona Name: Title: Department: Organization: Mailing Address: City, State, Zip: Business Phone: Registration Fees Members: $60 Non-members: $70 Payment Conference Registration Fee: Membership Fee (nonmembers only): Total Due: Please make your check payable to AMMA and send it with this form to: Natalie Veidmark, Management Assistant, City of Phoenix, Development Services 200 West Washington, 2nd floor Phoenix, Arizona 85003 AMMAA Membership Application (for non-members only) Name: Title: Department: City/Town/Agency: Mailing Address: City, State, Zip: Business Phone: Business Fax: Membership Categories Please select a category. All memberships will be good through June 30, 1997. Full Member - $25 Open to any person employed in a position assisting in the management of an Arizona city, town, county or related government organization. Associate Member - $15 Open to any person interested in supporting activities who does not qualify for full membership. Student Member - $10 Please make your check payable to AMMA and return this form and the conference registration form to the address shown on the registration form.