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TENTATIVE SCHEDULE 83rd Convention Schedule Monday, June 22 10:00 a.m. REGISTRATION BEGINS 1040 Litton Reaves 1:30 p.m. CREED SPEAKING CDE 1770 Litton Reaves DAIRY FOODS CDE Food Science Building STATE OFFICER CANDIDATE INTERVIEWS 232 Litton Reaves 2:00 p.m. COURTESY CORPS MEETING Burruss Hall Auditorium CDE WRITTEN EXAMS Ag Sales - 1860 Litton Reaves FFA Quiz Bowl - 1670 Litton Reaves 2:30 p.m. AGRISCIENCE FAIR Engineering 1040 Litton Reaves EXTEMPORANEOUS PUBLIC SPEAKING 1770 Litton Reaves 3:00 p.m. AGRISCIENCE TECHNOLOGY MECHANICS CDE 110 Seitz AVIAN BOWL 290 Litton Reaves PRACTICE FOR POSTING OF COLORS Burruss Hall Auditorium - Area Creed Winners 4:00 p.m. FFA ADVISORS ORIENTATION 1670 Litton Reaves LIVESTOCK WRITTEN EXAM TBA 5:15 p.m. DINNER Dietrick Dining Hall TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE 6:30 p.m. A representative from Superior Chapter Award winners and a representative and advisor from the state winning CDE teams listed for first session report to the front of Burruss Auditorium 6:45 p.m. PRE-SESSION: State Officer Reflections, Welcome and Rules, and State Officer Introduction video. 7:00 p.m. First Session Burruss Auditorium Posting of the Colors Area Creed Speaking Winners National Anthem Presentation of the Creed 2009 Area Creed Winners Creed Speaking Results Opening Ceremony Extemporaneous Public Speaking Finals Introduction of Courtesy Corps Award Presentations 100% Membership New Charters Superior Chapter Award National Chapter Award Greetings Dr. Rick Rudd Interim Associate Dean & Director Virginia Cooperative Extension Department Head & Professor Department of Agriculture & Extension Education Awards Presentation Horticulture Demonstration Small Engines Tractor Troubleshooting Public Relations Award Extemporaneous Public Speaking Convention Keynote Speaker Ronnie Ansley “How Does YOUR Garden Grow?” Past-President, National FFA Alumni Association TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE Introduction of State Officer Candidates Recognition of State Officer Advisors Closing Ceremony TALENT CHECK-IN Immediately following session in back of Burruss Hall 8:45 p.m. STATE OFFICER CANDIDATE INTERVIEWS 232 Litton Reaves 11:00 p.m. LIGHTS OUT Tuesday, June 23 6:30 a.m. BREAKFAST Dietrick Dining Hall 7:30 a.m. ASSEMBLE FOR CDES 1670 Litton Reaves- Dairy Cattle, Dairy Showmanship & Livestock 110 Seitz - Jr. Agricultural Mechanics TBA - Crops 8:00 a.m. ENVIRONMENTAL AND NATURAL RESOURCES CDE 1860 Litton Reaves JUNIOR PREPARED PUBLIC SPEAKING CDE 1760 Litton Reaves PLANT SCIENCE CDE 232 Litton Reaves 8:30 a.m. FLORICULTURE & NURSERY/LANDSCAPE CDE Report to Greenhouse AGRICULTURAL SALES CDE 1800 Litton Reaves 9:00 a.m. AGRISCIENCE FAIR Botany (Plant/Soil Science) 1040 Litton Reaves PRELIMINARY SENIOR PREPARED PUBLIC SPEAKING Burruss Hall Auditorium TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE STATE FFA COMMITTEE MEETINGS Delegates Assemble in Burruss Auditorium 1. Auditing 2. Budget and Dues 3. Constitution and By-laws 4. Chapter Chats 5. Contests and Awards 6. FFA Center 7. Program of Activities 8. Public Relations 9. Resolutions 10:00 a.m. FOOD AND FIBER CDE 290 Litton Reaves 10:30 a.m. 21st ANNUAL TALENT SHOW Burruss Hall Auditorium 11:00 a.m. REVIEW OF CAREER DEVELOPMENT EVENT CLASSES 12:00 p.m. LUNCH Dietrick Dining Hall 1:00 p.m. AGRISCIENCE FAIR Biochemistry/Microbiology/Food Science 1040 Litton Reaves MARKETING PLAN CDE 1810 Litton Reaves SMALL ANIMAL CARE CDE 232 Litton Reaves VETERINARY SCIENCE CDE 1670 Litton Reaves 3:00 p.m. AGRISCIENCE FAIR Environmental Sciences 1040 Litton Reaves FFA QUIZ BOWL TEAM TOURNAMENT CDE 232 Litton Reaves 5:00 p.m. DINNER Dietrick Dining Hall 6:45 p.m. PRE-SESSION: State Officer Member Address TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE 6:45 p.m. A representative from Public Relations Award chapters and a representative and advisor from the state winning CDE teams listed for second session report to front of Burruss Hall Auditorium. 7:00 p.m. Second Session Burruss Auditorium Opening Ceremony Prepared Public Speaking Finals Awards Presentations Agriscience Recognition Awards Avian Bowl Food Science & Technology Forestry Meats Parliamentary Procedure Prepared Public Speaking Poultry Soils Tractor Operators FFA Talent Results Convention Keynote Speakers Riley Branch National FFA Western Region Vice President VAAE Outstanding Teacher CDE 1st Day Results Crops Dairy Cattle Livestock Closing Ceremony 8:45 p.m. STATE OFFICER CANDIDATE INTERVIEWS 232 Litton Reaves 11:00 p.m. LIGHTS OUT Wednesday, June 24 7:00 a.m. BREAKFAST Dietrick Dining Hall TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE 7:30 a.m. ASSEMBLE FOR STATE CDES 1670 Litton Reaves - Dairy Cattle (top 10% of teams and top 10 individuals), Dairy Showmanship & Livestock (top 10% of teams and top 10 individuals) 110 Seitz - Sr. Agricultural Mechanics TBA - Crops (top 10% of teams and top 10 individuals) 8:00 a.m. COMPUTER APPLICATIONS CDE 1370 Litton Reaves JOB INTERVIEW CDE 232 Litton Reaves All chapter delegates report to designated seating in Burruss Hall Auditorium 8:15 a.m. Award recipients of Chapter Development, Community Development, Student Development, and Chapter Forestry/Wildlife report to front of Burruss Hall Auditorium 8:30 a.m. Third Session Burruss Auditorium Opening Ceremony Award Presentations Chapter Development Community Development Student Development Chapter Forestry/Wildlife Business Session Roll Call of Delegates Report of Executive Secretary Unfinished Business Committee Reports Auditing Budget and Dues Chapter Chats Constitution and By-Laws Contests and Awards FFA Center Program of Activities Public Relations New Business Approval of State FFA Degree Candidates Middle School Event Results Agriscience Technology Mechanics Food and Fiber TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE Plant Science Quiz Bowl Small Animal Care Closing Ceremony 8:30 a.m. FLORICULTURE & NURSERY/LANDSCAPE 2ND DAY 102 Saunders HORSE HIPPOLOGY CDE 1670 Litton Reaves 10:30 a.m. AGRISCIENCE FAIR Zoology 1040 Litton Reaves 12:00 p.m. LUNCH Dietrick Dining Hall 1:00 p.m. AGRICULTURAL ISSUES CDE 1670 Litton Reaves AGRICULTURAL COMMUNICATIONS CDE 1770 Litton Reaves FARM BUSINESS MANAGEMENT CDE 1860 Litton Reaves HORSE EVALUATION CDE TEAM EVENT 1760 Litton Reaves 3:00 p.m. VIRGINIA FOUNDATION RECEPTION South End Zone, East Club Room (By Invitation Only) 5:00 p.m. DINNER Dietrick Dining Hall 6:15 p.m. TALENT REVIEW Burruss Hall Auditorium All State FFA Degree Candidates, Honorary Degree Candidates, Parents of State Officers, Stars, and State Proficiency Award Winners report to the front of Burruss Hall Auditorium 6:45 p.m. PRE-SESSION: State Officer Reflections and National Anthem 7:00 p.m. Fourth Session Burruss Auditorium TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE Opening Ceremony Greetings Young Farmers of Virginia Virginia FFA Foundation Report Virginia FFA Scholarships “Pageant of Stars” State Proficiency Award Winners Introduction of VIPs Stars Over Virginia Star Farmer, Star in Agribusiness, Star in Agriculture Placement and Star in Agriscience State Officer Parent Introductions Honorary State Degree Ceremony Retiring Address Christopher Atkins, 2008-09 State President State FFA Degree Ceremony Closing Ceremony 11:30 p.m. LIGHTS OUT Thursday, June 25 6:45 a.m. BREAKFAST Dietrick Dining Hall 7:45 a.m. PRE-SESSION An advisor and representative from National Chapter chapters, and a representative from Membership development award winners report to the front of Burruss Hall Auditorium. 8:00 a.m. Fifth Session Burruss Auditorium Opening Ceremony Special Presentation to State Officers National Officer Candidate TENTATIVE SCHEDULE TENTATIVE SCHEDULE Award Presentations Star Chapter Contest Business Session Resolutions Committee Report FFA Advisory Council Committee Report Nominating Committee Report Nomination of 2009-10 State Officers Career Development Event Results Agricultural Communications Agricultural Issues Agricultural Mechanics Agricultural Sales Agriscience Fair Computer Applications Crops Dairy Cattle Dairy Foods Dairy Showmanship Environmental and Natural Resources Farm Business Management Floriculture Horse Evaluation Horse Hippology Job Interview Livestock Marketing Plan Nursery/Landscape Veterinary Science Horticulture Scrapbook Installation of 2009-2010 State Officers 2009-2010 President’s Address Closing Ceremony 2009-2010 State Officers CHECK-OUT IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING SESSION 1040 Litton Reaves SPECIAL WORK SESSION FOR NEWLY ELECTED STATE OFFICERS AND IMMEDIATE PAST STATE OFFICERS Burruss Hall Auditorium TENTATIVE SCHEDULE