Annual December Member Meeting in Prescott, December 10th. We will meet at the Peacock Room in the Hassayampa Inn at 4:30pm for a delicious dinner early enough to allow us to enjoy the Acker Music Showcase in downtown Prescott. If you have never attended the Acker Music Showcase, you are in for a treat and a variety of Holiday music at locations throughout downtown Prescott. AIA members and Associates eat free. Please RSVP to Holly by Friday December 3rd at email@example.com. For questions please call Holly at 928-286-7920.
November 12th Member meeting in Payson! We will meet at Kohl’s Ranch Lodge just outside Payson for a Lunch and Learn. Michael Caputo with Timbertech, will be providing a Continuing Education talk about ‘Building a better Deck’. Information will include choosing the right material, deck designs, care and maintenance and more. Lunch is provided for all AIA members and associate members. Please RSVP to Holly by Friday, November 5th at firstname.lastname@example.org . Go here for directions:
to Kohl’s Ranch Lodge we will meet at 12 N in the private room between the bar and the restaurant. For questions please contact Holly at 928-286-7920.
Join us to play in American Clay! American Clay will be our host this month providing free food, drinks and demonstrations on their wonderful new clay products! We meet at 5:30pm on Wednesday Oct. 6th at Architectural & Environmental Associates, 3955 Lake Mary Rd. in Flagstaff. Come and join the fun and meet some great people!
October 8th meeting at the Grand Canyon! Meeting open to all AIA members- The Friday, October 8th Meeting of the Grand Canyon Chapter will be a special presentation on the South rim of the Grand Canyon. Morgan O’Connor, Environmental Director of the Grand Canyon Railway, will talk about the innovative sustainable projects the railway and the Concessionaire of the Grand Canyon are undertaking to tread more lightly on the earth. In his two years at the GCR, Morgan has developed, implemented, and maintained environmental strategies and programs aimed at reducing the GCR’s carbon footprint. Joel Southall, Director of Environmental Affairs, Xanterra South Rim Grand Canyon will share what the Concessaire Xanterra is doing at the National Parks to help keep the environment ‘green’. We will have a scrumptious dinner overlooking the beautiful Grand Canyon, which is paid by AIA Grand Canyon Chapter for all AIA Arizona members. We will meet in the Thunderbird lodge at 5:00pm on Friday October 15th. Please RSVP to Holly at email@example.com by October 7th. The Canyon will be displaying its fall colors. For questions please call Holly at 928-286-7920.
Thursday,September 2nd Meeting of the AIA Grand Canyon Chapter- CEU presentation from Lutron – 5:30pm, Weatherford Hotel-Flagstaff. This presentation will also give Credential Maintenance Program credits for LEED-AP’s so come get a credit for two professions at once! Food provided. Meet in the third floor ballroom of the Weatherford Hotel. For more information please contact Holly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 286-7920.
Please join us for a tour and tasting at the new Lumberyard Taproom and Grill! This restaurant and brewery is scheduled to receive the 2010 Coconino County Sustainable Building Award and includes many sustainable features such as: City reclaimed water used for landscape needs, repaired and reused original building trusses, roof metal and old lumber was re- purposed for the bar and dining area and water saving toilets and urinals installed in the bathrooms. Other important sustainable features include the use of local contractors and local products. Tour will be provided by Architect Ryan Smith and owner Winnie Hanseth.
Cost is $5 for members of USGBC-Arizona Chapter and $10 for non-members. Please RSVP to Holly by Wednesday June 9th, at
email@example.com. For questions contact Holly at 286-7920.
The nominating committee nominated the following people for the 2010 board:
Vice Chair-Ray Cox AIA, Cox Durango Architects
Treasurer/Secretary- Tom Lines AIA- Reece, Angell, Rowe Architects
Chair- Carl Ramsey AIA -Architectural & Environmental Assoc.(to finish his term)
If you would like to nominate someone or yourself please email Holly at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, December 4th at 4:59pm. Afterwards a ballot will be emailed to everyone for your vote which will be due by Tuesday December 10th by 12 Noon, the officers will be inducted at the Christmas party in Prescott on December 11th.
Single $75.00 on or before September 11, 2009
Single $100.00 after September 11, 2009
6:00—7:30 pm Cocktail Reception/Silent Auction
6:00—7:30 pm Light Hors d’oeuvres
7:30—9:00 pm AIA Arizona Awards Presentation
9:00—10:00 pm Dessert & Coffee—Celebrate Winners
Questions, please call 602-252-4200.
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