Speaker Schedule begins on page 31

View the Schedule in the Conference Program

Draft Conference Agenda

Tuesday September 26


Registration opens


Wednesday, September 27


Quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors

Members are welcome to attend



House of Delegates meeting

The House of Delegates is the governing body of AFA.. You can meet the board of directors, and learn more about AFA here. Members are welcome. If you are a club delegate, committee chair or state coordinator you need to be here to vote on bylaw changes.



Legislative workshop

The public is invited to this meeting. Learn more about the threats to our ability to keep birds. Learn how to make a difference in your community.


Thursday September 28

Speakers start at 8:00 am and there are presentations all day. There are 2 speaker rooms, one hosted by AFA and one hosted by ASA/OPA


1st Daily Raffle drawing after the speakers


Meeting of Quaker Parakeet Society

Vendor set up


Friday September 29

Attendees carpool to the Ft. Worth Zoo for a tour and lunch

This is included in full registration and available for purchase for others

See Store below to purchase your Off-site Tour Tickets or an extra ticket for a friend.


Speakers start at 8 am in AFA room

Speakers start after the zoo in ASA/OPA room

Vendor hall opens at lunch

2nd daily raffle drawing


Blues Bash!

Reception and celebration of the Blue Throated Macaw  by Bird Endowment

Set up for Saturday bird show


Saturday September 30

Speakers start at 8:00 am and there are presentations all day. There are 2 speaker rooms, one hosted by AA and one hosted by ASA/OPA

Bird show hosted by CenTex Exhibitors

Vendor hall open until afternoon break

3rd daily raffle drawing

3 day raffle drawing



Silent auction closes


Included in full registration. Tickets are available for purchase separately

Super 8 drawing

Live auction


Sunday September 30


AFA Board of Directors meeting, members welcome

This is the first meeting of the newly elected board

Carpool to Dallas World Aquarium

This is an add on trip for anyone wishing to go. Admission included

Cost is $25 per person and $10 of each ticket is donated to OPA
See Store Below to purchase tickets.