Events

Training Camp 2017

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 10:15am-3:30pm
Champaign Public Library
200 W. Green St., Champaign

Training Camp 2017 provides the tools that both new and returning officers need to make their upcoming PTA year easier. Learn the basics in the PTA 101: Your Road to Success, leadership skills in the President’s Course, or the financial details in Money Matters 101. Make a day of it and bring a sack lunch or purchase a sandwich from the library’s café.

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Reflections 1, 2, 3 Webinar

Sunday, August 27, 2017, 7:30pm

Learn how to conduct the PTA Reflections program at your school and how the Region and State recognizes our student participants. Ever wondered about judging, how many go to state, or National? Get your questions answered.

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District 23 Packet Pick Up

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 11am-2pm
AUSTIN BRANCH, CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY
5615 W Race Ave
Chicago, IL 60644
(312) 746-5038

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District 24 Money Matters Training

Wednesday, August 30
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sulzer Regional Library
4455 N Lincoln
Chicago, 60625

Money Matters 101

This course covers all of the basic financial information needed to ensure a successful PTA experience, including Audit, Budget, Accounting system, Putting checks & balances in place, Reporting system, Federal and State requirements and PTA pitfalls and ethical dilemmas. (course approx. 2 hrs)

Money Matters 201

This course will go more in depth into some legal issues you may encounter as a 501(c)(3) association, including an IRS audit, PTA as a contractor or employer, regulations surrounding games of chance (gaming fundraisers), corporate sponsorships, vendors, U.S. Postal regulations, copyrights, lobbying and more. You must have already taken Money Matters 101. (course approx. 1 1/2 hrs)

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Northwest Cook Region Fall Training Schedule

All courses will be held at Winston Campus Jr High, 120 N Babcock Drive in Palatine. Courses run from 7 to 9 PM.

Sept 12 - PTA 101: Your Road to Success
Sept 12 - Reflections
Sept 14 - Money Matters 101
Sept 14 - Membership Workshop
Sept 18 - Presidents’ Course
Sept 21 - Money Matter 201
Sept 21 - Council Course

For more information and to register click here.