ANNUAL CONVENTION 2013
June 21-23, 2013
3600 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89169
All the AGSM rooms are gone
and the hotel is otherwise full.
See here for more
Reservation Deadline: May 22, 2013
Room rate is $109 King/ $119 Double per
night plus tax.
Make your reservations early to guarantee one of the blocked
Check in 3:00 PM Check Out 12:00 PM.
Welcome to the Embassy Suites Convention Center Las Vegas hotel,
situated near the Las Vegas Convention Center and popular
tourist attractions, including the famous Las Vegas Strip. Our
all-suite hotel in Las Vegas is only three miles from McCarran
International Airport and near the best shopping, dining and
entertainment opportunities Las Vegas has to offer.
Enjoy a relaxing stay in a two-room suite featuring thoughtful
amenities to help you feel at home. Relax on a double or
king-sized bed in the private bedroom or unwind in the spacious
living room equipped with a sofa and 32-inch flat-screen TV. The
large dining/work table and high-speed internet access offer
convenient work space to keep in touch with business and family.
Start your day with a delicious free hot breakfast, cooked just
the way you like it, before heading off for business or
recreation. In the evening, join us for complimentary drinks and
a light snack at the Manager's Reception* at the Terrace Bar.
Our Fountain Grille Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner.
Other hotel amenities include a fitness center, heated indoor
pool, an outdoor hot tub and sundeck.
Make business easy in the 24-hour BusinessLink-Business Center
with convenient business amenities and services. Hold meetings,
business conventions and social gatherings in a choice of
versatile meeting rooms boasting more than 11,000 sq, ft, of
flexible space to suit all occasions.
The Embassy Suites in Las Vegas told us that all of our
rooms are filled and they are filled to capacity otherwise. They gave us
the names of 2 other hotels nearby.
Springhill Suites, 2989 Paradise Road,
89109. Comparable to Embassy Suites, within walking distance,
Embassy Suites, 4315 Swenson Street,
Las Vegas, Nevada, 89119. Five minutes by car from the convention
There is a possibility that some rooms will be cancelled
and there may be a minimum number of rooms available in the time between
now and the convention. Call our original hotel to check on that
possibility before making other reservations if you'd like. 702-893-8000
Group Events - The Terry
Friday June 21
7: 30 PM - The
Terry Fator Show at the Mirage Hotel, Special military rate $55 per
Dads and Guest Tour
Friday June 21
8 AM - 3:30 PM Dad's and Guests Tour of
Nellis Air Force
The 76th Annual National Convention Condensed Schedule
Thursday, June 20
3 PM - 6 PM Early registration. Those going on the Dad's and
Guests Tour will need to register on Thursday if at all possible.
Friday June 21
8 AM - 11AM Registration for Delegates and Mother's Cupboard open
8 AM - 3:30 PM Dad's and Guests Tour of Nellis Air Force Base.
1 PM - 5 PM Orientation, Workshops, Fundraising idea sharing,
Rehearsal for Memorial Service.
7:30 PM Group entertainment: The Terry Fator Show, Mirage Hotel.
Saturday June 22
7:30 AM - 8:45 AM Last call for Registration.
9:00 AM Official Opening of the Convention; Gold Star Manor program
10:00 AM until... Dad's and Guest Touring or chilling at the hotel
on your own.
BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS - Report of Nominations Committee.
Noon Luncheon VAVS Program.
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Business Meeting Resumes; Nominations from the
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Gold Star Sibling Connection.
5 PM until... Dinner on your own, free time.
Sunday June 23
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast on your own.
10:00 AM Memorial Service, Hotel Meeting Room.
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Reconvene Business Meeting; Report of Election,
Committee Reports and new business.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Installation of Officers and Closing of
6:00 PM Cocktail Hour with Banquet beginning at 7:00 PM. Old Grey
Mares will entertain during this time.
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