2014-15 Important Dates Calendar (To print Calendar, click link at page bottom)

Please see Important Dates Calendar for details

Go to www.centralcoastdi.com; at right click on “Parent Information Night Schedule” for all talk dates.
September and October– Parent Information Nights at local schools; for kids new to DI.
Elem Schools: Shell Beach; Grover Heights; Dana Elem, Ocean View; 6:30-7:30 pm; (Kids new and experienced can look for teams at this meeting)
Middle Schools: Paulding; Judkins,

Sept 1 thru Oct 20 Form NEW teams – Lucia Mar Unified School District (LMUSD) Team Managers must notify Eddie Aurand by Oct. 20 @ 929-5206 / eddieaurand@charter.net they have a team(s). LMUSD pays your National Membership and California Creativity fee (your team must still pay the Regional Tournament fee, see “November” below).

OctoberTeam Manager trainings Please plan to attend one
Trainings are mandatory for new Lucia Mar TM’s--ALL Team Managers welcome (All schools/organizations AND new or experienced)
1. New TM training:held at Judkins Middle School in Room 36, Tuesday, Oct. 21 OR Paulding Middle School, Room 41; Wednesday, Oct. 22th 7-8:30 p.m. AND
2. Challenge Specific training: Online

November - Registration Fee due-pays for Central Coast DI Regional Tournament; held at Arroyo Grande High School. Add fee for Instant Challenge Fun Day (participation optional) at Judkins Middle School on Monday, MLK Holiday: 8 am and done before noon. Please mail check to Eddie; my address & check information available on www.centralcoastdi.com.

Mid-End December – Last day to register your team for Central Coast Regional Tournament on www.caldi.org. After this date, only California State Director can register teams; you’ll have to call him.

Mid January – Last day to enter Regional Tournament appraiser (judge) and volunteer information on www.caldi.org website. Teams cannot compete at Regional Tournament without both.

End January(MLK holiday)– Instant Challenge Fun Day (optional but great opportunity for your team to practice Instant Challenges) Judkins Middle School..

Mid February - Maps of AGHS, Regional Tournament Program Schedule, etc. will be posted on our website: www.centralcoastdi.com for Team Managers, appraisers, parents, etc.

FebruaryAppraiser training: The Wed. before the Regional Tournament, 6-9 p.m. at Judkins Middle School, Library & Room 36.

February 21, 2014Central Coast Regional Tournament held at AGHS.
For teams to compete, each team MUST supply a trained appraiser and volunteer!!

End March- DI California State Tournament at Riverside Convention Center. Each team advancing to CA State Tournament (1st and 2nd place teams) MUST supply a trained appraiser and volunteer in order to compete!

Last weekend in MayDI Global Finals held at University of Tennessee. Knoxville.
National DI info: www.DestinationImagination.org, register team with DI National HQs.

CA State DI Program info: www.caldi.org, register team with State (called affiliate),

Our website: www.centralcoastdi.com Eddie Aurand 929-5206, eddieaurand@charter.net

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