News Release

OKFB WLC to host fall conference Sept. 15-16

August 7, 2017  • OKFB Leadership Team

The Oklahoma Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Committee will host its annual fall conference Sept. 15-16 at the Embassy Suites in Oklahoma City.

The two-day conference will feature a variety of speakers, informative sessions and fun activities. 

Attendees are encouraged to bring any historical Farm Bureau memorabilia to display in celebration of OKFB’s 75th anniversary. Conference attendees are also asked to come dressed in 1942 attire. Judges will award the best-dressed individual with an award at dinner on Friday.

This year, the OKFB WLC’s silent auction will benefit the OKFB WLC Nurse’s Scholarship Fund. Attendees may bring items to donate to the silent auction, which will be held Friday morning.

To register for the conference, download the registration form here. After completing the form, please send a copy to Marcia Irvin, 2501 N. Stiles Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73105, by Aug. 23. You will need to make your own room reservation no later than Aug. 23 at the Embassy Suites OKC by calling (405) 239-3900.

If you would like to reserve a booth at the trade show featured at the event, contact Marcia Irvin at (405) 523-2405 before August 23. There will be no charge for booth space, which includes one table.

All OKFB women are invited to attend. The schedule is below. For more information, contact Marcia Irvin at (405) 523-2405.

 

Friday, Sept. 15

8:30 a.m.          Trade Show
                         Registration
                         Silent Auction

11:30 a.m.        Lunch with guest speaker

1:30 p.m.          Breakout Sessions
                         (Health, Personalities, Flags)

6 p.m.               Dinner

 

Saturday, Sept. 16

7 a.m.              Breakfast at Hotel (comes with room)

8 a.m.              “Diamond” soup mix

9 a.m.              Tour the Oklahoma History Center