2023 Convention details
84th Annual Convention – 2023
Join us in Alexandria, LA August 18-19, 2023
Attendance is free but you must register!
Includes FREE lunch on Saturday & refreshments at meetings on both days.
LWF Field Trip in Kisatchie National Forest Saturday, August 19 at 3pm
The Hotel Bentley
200 Desoto Street
Alexandria, LA 71301
To Book Hotel Room: https://book.webrez.com/v31/#/property/1760/location/0/search
*Use Access Code LWF to obtain special rates*
Meeting Registration - Due by August 8, 2023
Hotel Registration Deadline –August 9, 2023
Resolutions Due by July 17, 2023to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tentative Schedule of Events
Friday, August 18, 2023
3:00pm – 6:00pm LWF Board of Directors Meeting
7:00pm – 9:00pm (optional) Meet and Greet Social.
Join us at our Hospitality Suite at the Hotel Bentley, welcoming LWF board members, delegates, guests, and local members with snacks and drinks.
Saturday, August 19, 2023
8:30am Sign-in for registered attendees
9:00am General Assembly
- Swearing-in of officers
- Debate and ratify resolutions presented for adoption
12:30pm General Assembly continues
3:00pm Meeting officially closes
3:00pm LWF Field Trip in Kisatchie National Forest - Meet in the lobby of The Hotel Bentley. Biologists with Kisatchie National Forest will lead a field trip to observe endangered species recovery efforts for Red-Cockaded Woodpeckers and Louisiana Pine Snake. We will caravan in our own cars to a few sites in the Alexandria area, including Kincaid Lake. (Possible stop at historic Camp Claiborne if participants are interested.) Meet at 3pm in the lobby of Hotel Bentley at 200 Desoto Ave, Alexandria Louisiana. (This field trip is planned to leave after the LWF General Assembly Meeting at the hotel that is being held from 9am - 3pm on August 19th. LWF members and guests are welcome to join us at the meeting and/or the field trip.)