Newsletter (September 2016)

Fall Membership Meeting

Please RSVP

The annual membership meeting will be on on Thursday, September 22 at 7:00 PM @ Lake Zurich MS North. Lou Malnati’s pizza dinner will be served at 6:15 PM. Dinner includes, salad, pizza (cheese, spinach, pepperoni, sausage), beverage and dessert. Please RSVP for dinner and/or the meeting  by September 19.  Agenda items will include contest information, budget, by-law updates, and election of Board of Directors. The nomination committee has slated the following persons for the Board of Directors.

  • President: Ellen Singer
  • Vice-President: Elise Matusek
  • Secretary: Margaret Delligatti
  • Treasurer: Laura Blanchard
  • Webmaster: Riley Broach
  • Judge Hirers: Jim Garbrecht, Art Hildebrand, Steve Stenzel

Second-Level Contest Survey

We are in the process of finalizing a site and details for a second-level contest (temporarily named “Honors Festival”). Please take the following (very short) survey to help us determine the needs of our directors.

Future Survey for Grants

Survey says… Lookout next month for a survey inquiring about “how you use NIMCon” to develop you, your students, and your program. This information will be used for grants to support NIMCon initiatives…ultimately supporting future program participation and offerings! More information to come at the Fall Meeting and future newsletters.

Join NIMCon

Membership applications are currently being accepted for the 2016-17 school year. Click to join NIMCon and become an active member. Every director should register; however, dues are only $75 PER SCHOOL DISTRICT. Membership dues should be mailed to Ellen Singer, NIMCon President  by September 15.  We are excited to hear from you!