Monday, January 11, 2016

Join us Jan. 30 for the 2016 Annual Meeting!

Please join us Jan. 30 in Sioux Falls for our annual conference. It's set at the Outdoor Campus, 4500 S. Oxbow Ave., Sioux Falls.

The South Dakota Canoe & Kayak Association has grown to become the area’s premier paddling groupWe’re proud to be a resource for all skill levels to promote safety, education, conservation and most of all: paddling adventures in the great outdoors!

The Sioux Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau has great news for our out-of-town guests: reduced rates on rooms! Learn more right here.

You can renew your membership and pick up your 2016 membership card at the meeting; it's $10 for individuals and $12 for families.

If you’re unable to attend, please mail your dues to: 
PO Box 90227    
Sioux Falls, SD. 57109
Session Topics and Schedule: 

11 a.m.: Social / Booths, including ACA; SD Kayak Challenge; Fort to Field 50; Project Safe Passage; ACA Grant; 605 Fitness; Friends of the Big Sioux River; White Water Park; Boat Building; SDCKA events and successes

Noon  Welcome & President Comments

12:10  History of Big Sioux River – Brandon to Grandview (Kevin Gansz)

12:40 Nat. Park Service Centennial & Missouri River Cruise (Lisa Yager, David Mays)

1 p.m.  Namekagon River (Tony Kellar)

1:20  Business Meeting/Election of Officers/Door Prizes

1:30  Break

1:40 Break-out Sessions (Racing, Kayak 101, Boundary Waters)

2 p.m.  Game, Fish & Parks (Emmett Keyser)

2:20  605Fitness – (Chalee Dennis – SUP)

2:40  Adaptive Paddling – Eagle Scout Project (Cory Diedrich)

3 pm. Conservation (Roger Foote)

3:20  Closing/Door Prizes

Thanks for all you do!  Looking forward to more fun in 2016.

Sincerely, your 2015 leadership team:

Mary Finck, President       
David Mays, Vice President       
Pat Wellner, Secretary      
Joe Bassing, Treasure