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Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers’ Association
Louisiana DARE Officers Association

Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers Training Events


26th Annual

Louisiana D.A.R.E. Officers Training Conference


 

Conference Information

Hotel Information:

Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino
315 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA 71101

Reservation Contact: (877) 429-0711    Registration Code: SH11LAD

Website: www.samstownshreveport.com/louisiana-dare-association

Room Rates: $89.00 Per Night for Both Single and Double

Early Bird Registration  (Postmarked prior to June 16, 2017)    Fee $200.00
Late or On-site   (After June 18, 2017)    Fee $225.00

Any questions or concerns about the meeting, please contact  LaTienda P. Davis at latienda.davis@caddosheriff.org or (318) 560-6600.

Conference Agenda

Monday, July 17, 2017
1:00-5:00 pm Registration Check-In/ Door Prize drop-off
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
9:00 am- 5:00pm Registration Check-In/ Door Prize drop-off
9:00 am- 4:00pm Golf Tournament
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Shooting Tournament
1:00 pm- 4:00 pm Bowling Tournament
6:30 pm-9:00pm President Reception
Attire: Red, Black and White
Door Prize Giveaway
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
8:00 am- 9:30am Opening Ceremony
Presentation of Colors
Welcome from LDOA President/Presentation of Flags
Welcome from:
-Mayor Ollie Tyler, Shreveport
-Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker, Bossier City
Memorial Candle Lighting for All Decease
D.A.R.E. Officers
DARE Service Pins Awards
LDOA Group Picture
Attire: Class A Uniforms with Ties/Ceremony Uniform (If Applicable)
9:30am-10:00am Break
10:00am-11:30 am Workshop Session 1
11:30am-1:00 pm DARE Officers’ Luncheon
1:00pm-2:30 pm Workshop Session 2
2:30pm-4:00 pm Workshop Session 3
6:30pm-9:30 pm Family Night
Attire: Championship Teams from 1991-2017
Door Prize Giveaway
Car Show/ LDOA Elections
Thursday, July 20, 2017
9:00am-10:30am Workshop Session 1
10:30am-12:00am Workshop Session 2
12:00pm-1:00pm DARE Officers’ Luncheon
1:00-2:30 pm Workshop Session 3
2:30-4:00 pm Workshop Session 4
6:30-9:30 pm LDOA Awards Banquet
Attire: Formal/Black Tie
-LDOA Scholarship Winners
-LDOA Educator of the Year Winner
-DARE Officer of the Year
-DARE Lifetime Achievement Award
-DARE Essay Winners (District/State)
-Board Recognition for Year of Service
-Swearing in of New LDOA President
– Video Presentation of 2016-17 Year
– Door Prize Giveaway
Friday, July 21, 2017
8:30-11:00am General Session/ Business Meeting (Casual Dress)
-Swearing in of 2017-18 Board of Directors

2015 D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year: KJ Hawthorne, Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office
2015 D.A.R.E. Officer of the Year: KJ Hawthorne, Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office
Zachary Jackson, recipient of the D.A.R.E. Officer’s Child Timothy Bergeron Memorial Scholarship.
Zachary Jackson, recipient of the D.A.R.E. Officer’s Child Timothy Bergeron Memorial Scholarship.