March 27-28, 2015 A Weekend of Fellowship & Camaraderie!
The NGAMA State Conference is scheduled for March 27-28, 2015 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel. Building upon last year’s Conference, we have added social events to make the Conference a robust weekend.
Conference Schedule of Events:
Please purchase tickets below in advance for the events you plan on attending.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Casino Night Social – Cocktails at 6:00 – Gaming starts at 7:00
Uniform: Civilian Attire
Similar to last year, the Conference will start with a Friday evening Casino Night. Last year’s Casino night was very successful and featured hor d-oeuvres, games of chance, prizes and a cash bar.
Saturday, March 28, 2015
NGAMA Business Meeting- 9:00 – 1:00
Uniform Change: Business Casual
We have invited Mr. Robert Kraft and his son Mr. Jonathan Kraft to serve as Guest speakers. As required by NGAMA Constitution we will hear Committee updates, and conduct the Elections of Officers. The first hour of the Business meeting will include opening ceremonies with the Massachusetts Enlisted Association and Conference guests. The meeting will be opened to dues paying NGAMA members. Corporate Members will be displaying the latest in equipment, technology and services available to members of NGAMA during the coffee breaks.
Spouse Brunch and Painting Party – 10:00 – noon
Uniform: Civilian Attire
Spouses and guest are invited to attend the opening ceremonies of the Business Meeting. Then they are invited to participate in a Painting Party. The Painting Party, featured on TV Channel 5’s Chronicle Show, is conducted by The Artist Bar. The Artist sets up our guests with their own canvas on a tabletop easel, paints and paintbrushes. You’ll go home with your own commemorative painting. This year’s Spouse Brunch will be fun, relaxing and memorable. The cost for the Painting Party and Brunch is $20.00.
Military Officers’ Ball – 6:00 – 11:00 PM
Ticket Sales for the Military Officers’ Ball have concluded.
Uniform: Mess Dress, Class A Evening, Black Tie for Civilians.
The Conference ends with the Military Officers’ Ball. NGAMA has invited our newly elected Commander in Chief – Governor Charlie Baker to attend and be our keynote speaker.
Special Rate Hotel Rooms
Make the State Conference a weekend affair for you, your spouse or guest. If you make a hotel reservation by calling the Framingham Sheraton at 508-879-7200 before February 27, 2015 you will be able to receive a special hotel rate of $109 per night.