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2015 Annual Conference & Expo
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7/12/2015 to 7/15/2015
When: July 12-15, 2015
Where: Savannah International Trade & Convention Center
One International Drive
Savannah, Georgia  31402
United States
Contact: Lyssa Nunn
(770) 618-8690

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 2015 Annual Conference & Expo
Savannah, GA 

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Cool Families

Is your family coming with you to Savannah this year? Children of GAWP members are invited to attend a fun-filled day hosted by the GAWP Public Education Committee! 

The 2015 Cool Families day includes:

Tybee Island Marine Science Center

Hands-on activities for kids ages 6 and up  
Exploration of their aquarium (Gallery Tour listed below)

Oatland Island Live Animal Encounter, Native Reptiles Amphibians

and Tybee Island Marine Science Center Boat Activity - Savannah River Expedition!

The Cool Families Water Festival is for Children Ages 6 & up. 
All Children must be accompanied by an adult. Cost is $10 per person.


River Run/Walk 5k 

Run (or Walk) for It at the GAWP River Run 5K!
In conjunction with the GAWP Annual Conference & Expo. Monday, July 13, 7:00 a.m.
Race Starting Line is at the front of the Westin Hotel right next door to the conference center. This will be a timed event. All Conference Attendees and Guests are welcome to register and RUN FOR IT in the GAWP River Run! 

Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd & 3rd place Male and Female Finishers. Goody Bags (with t-shirt, thanks Templeton & Associates!) for all participants! Thanks to RoadID for providing the race bibs. 
By completing the Race Registration you are agreeing to the following statement, ‘I do hereby release the Georgia Association of Water Professionals and any and all organizers and sponsors of this event.’

Golf Tournament
This year’s golf tournament will be held on Sunday, July 12, 2015 with an 8:00 AM shotgun start. The tournament will be held at The Club at Savannah Harbor on Hutchison Island across from the Westin.

Companies and individuals have the opportunity to sponsor holes for the tournament. The tournament will feature a hole-in-one contest and our goal is to have some type of contest or prize for every hole.  
The Individual golf registration fee is $125 per player. 
The Foursome registration fee is $500.
Hole Sponsorship is $500.
Mulligans are $10 each with a limit of 2 per golfer.


BBQ Team Cook-Off
The Water for People Committee announces a Barbeque Cook-Off Competition at the GAWP Conference in Savannah, Georgia, Savannah International Trade & Convention Center on Sunday, July 12, 2015. We would like to extend this special invitation to all of our outdoor cooks. If you’re proud of your meat cooking skills, come and prove it by entering the competition. Put your fellow contenders to shame, subject them to utter humiliation and cover yourself and fellow team members in glory. Price per team is $150 

GAWP Board of Directors Meeting Announcement
The GAWP Board of Directors will be meeting at the Annual Conference on Sunday, July 12 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. GAWP Members are welcome to attend and view the proceedings. Participation and discussion during the Board Meeting is limited to GAWP Board Members. An agenda will be posted here as soon as it is available.