Seminars & Banquets

 

Seminars

Breed Education Seminar
Judges Education Seminar

Banquets & Get-Togethers

Performance Dinner
Welcome Party
Invitational Reception
Collie Health Foundation Banquet & Auction
Quarter Century Collie Group




Breed Education Seminar

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 8:00 am
Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson Ave, Peoria IL 61602

"Prodigy Puppies: Nature and Nurture – Pre-Birth to 6 months ~
Cultivating the Bond"

Each year we are blessed with a new surge of beautiful Collie puppies that fill our eyes and delight our souls. What makes those captivating prodigy puppies catch your attention and take your breath away? Are they born with that allure or is it cultivated?  Come join our presenters:
Lotta Hedman - Milas
Nancy Anstruther - Tallywood
Marianne Sullivan - Millknock
Dianna Hiiesalu - Entais
and the Breed Education Committee to discuss and share insights on raising and conditioning puppies to ready them for show and performance rings. Special video footage by Leslie Rappaport, Kings Valley, will also be presented.

Seminar fee includes a beautiful bound handout booklet, a light continental breakfast, and ringside mentoring.

Registration

Registrations accepted January 1 - March 1, after which no refunds will be made.

Seminar fee: $45.00. Fifty Year members and Juniors are free but MUST register by the deadline via colliebreededucation@gmail.com.

Registration & payment can be made via PayPal or mail.
CLICK HERE for additional details and REGISTRATION & PAYMENT information

For more information contact Patt Caldwell:
colliebreededucation@gmail.com  or 815-653-2037 (6:00-10:00pm Central time)

 


Collie Club of America Judges Education Seminar

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson Ave, Peoria IL 61602

The Judges Education Seminar is open to currently licensed Collie judges or prospective judges who have applied or will be applying to judge Collies.
The classroom portion with hands-on are included in the program. 
Ringside mentoring will also be available. 

Registration is required to attend. 

Registration

Fee: $25
Make check payable to Collie Club of America with Judges Education in memo line.

To register contact Roxann Heit - Timeheit@aol.com or 316-734-4642.

 


National Performance Dinner

Saturday, March 23, 2019
Agility at the Farm, 8N861 Burlington Road, Campton Hills IL 60140

The Herding and Agility event committees invite you to attend a Performance Dinner on Saturday evening after the conclusion of Saturday's Herding Trial (approximately 5:00 pm).

MENU
Italian Style Buffet
Caesar Salad
Baked Lasagna
Ravioli Pomodoro
Chicken Marsala
Assorted Desserts
Bring your own beverage

 

Cost: $20 per person.

Reservations: Reservation with payment MUST be received by March 1. Make check payable to Donna Darland. Click below for reservation form:

PERFORMANCE DINNER RESERVATION FORM

Mail reservation form with payment to:

Donna Darland
N968 Summer Breeze Lane
Greenville, WI 54942

Note: We need a 20 person minimum to guarantee the pricing.

Contact: Donna Darland - agility@ccanational2019.org / 630-715-6325

 

Welcome Party

Tuesday, March 26 - 1 hour after completion of judging
Peoria Civic Center

Update February 15, 2019: Sorry, there has been a delay getting the box dinner online ordering details completed. They should be ready in a few days. Thank you for your patience!

There will be box dinners available for pre-order for a nominal fee, door prizes, a cash bar, and entertainment.You must RSVP to attend, even if you don’t order a box dinner.

Details on ordering a box dinner and sending in your RSVP for the party will be posted here soon. Box dinner selections are still being finalized. PLEASE DO NOT SEND RESERVATIONS FOR THE WELCOME PARTY UNTIL DINNER CHOICES ARE ANNOUNCED.

Contact: Nancy Berg & Jerry Sulewski - welcomeparty@ccanational2019.org

More information, including box dinner order details, will be posted here soon.

 


Invitational Presentation & Reception

Wednesday, March 27
Peoria Civic Center

  • The Invitational Reception will begin after the conclusion of judging.
  • The Invitational Presentation will take place in the conformation show ring, beginning at at 7:00 pm.

The Invitational Presentation is open to the top ten ranked Roughs, Smooths, Juniors, and Performance winners from 2018 AKC show records. Qualifiers will be notified by invitation as soon as official results are available.

Invitational catalogs may be pre-ordered with your National show catalog; only a limited number will be sold at the National.

Watch here for more details as they become available.

Contact: Roxann Heit & Kelly Neeley - invitational@ccanational2019.org

 


Collie Health Foundation Banquet & Auction

Cocktail Hour with Speaker, Dinner, and Live Auction

Thursday, March 28 - 6:00 pm
Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson Ave, Peoria IL 61602

It’s time again for the Foundation’s annual dinner and live auction. This year we are pleased to have a sit-down dinner. Make it a point to attend a fun-filled informative evening with a chance to buy that one-of-a-kind prized piece of Collie memorabilia or artwork. We never know who has more fun, our auctioneers, Dr. David Hansen and Bob Kelly, our “Vannas”, or the audience! We promise if you come once, you’ll join us again and again.

For more information about the auction CLICK HERE.

Cocktails Cash Bar – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Presenter: Dr. Nancy Kelso, DVM & CHF Grants Chair

Dr. Kelso will present information on hip and elbow dysplasia and education on using OFA and PennHip.

DINNER MENU

All Dinners come with House Salad with Choice of Dressing (Ranch or French)
Rolls and Butter
Iced Water, Iced Tea, & Coffee
Tuxedo Truffle Mousse Cake

ENTREES

Beef Blue Plated Dinner - $47
Seared Beef Filet with Red Wine Demi-Glace topped with Blue Cheese
Herb Roasted Fingerling Potatoes
Green Beans Almandine

Coq au Vin Plated Dinner - $40
Airline Chicken Breast in Brandy & Red Wine with Pearl Onions, Mushrooms, & Bacon
Twice Baked Potatoes
Steamed Green Beans

Vegetarian (Vegan) Plated Dinner - $37
Avocado & Sweet Potato Tombale
Steamed Green Beans

Reservations

Deadline for reservations is March 20, 2019.

Online Reservations
CLICK HERE to make reservation online.

Reservations by Mail
Make check payable to CHF and mail to:
Collie Health Foundation, Inc.
Krista Hansen
1525 Minkel Road
North Java, NY 14113
camlochcollies@aol.com

For further information:
Robette Johns - 704-219-8277 - president@colliehealth.org

 

 


Quarter Century Collie Group
35th Annual Banquet

Friday March 29, 2019 - 6:00-10:00 pm
Marriott Pere Marquette (Host Hotel),  501 Main Street  Peoria, IL 61602

The annual gala will be held in the beautiful Cotillion Ballroom at the Marriott Pere Marquette hotel. The evening will include the Right Stuff award and the induction of Glen Twiford, Wind-Call Collies, and John Honig, Accalia Collies, into the Hall of Fame. 

Come early to enjoy cocktails as you stroll the entire gallery of past Hall of Fame posters on display in celebration of our 35th event! 

Schedule:
6:00-7:00 pm ~ Cocktails & Gallery of Past Hall of Famers
7:00-8:30 pm ~ Midwest Themed Buffet
8:30-10:00 pm ~ Program with Special Recognitions

Midwest Dinner Buffet
Garden Salad
Broccoli Slaw
Corn Bread Muffins w/butter & honey
Sliced Roast Beef
Stuffed Chicken with Cheesy Mornay Sauce
Green Beans
Blueberry Cobbler
Apple Pie with Ice Cream
Iced Tea, Coffee, & Hot Tea
Full Cash Bar

Event is open to all!

Valet parking is available at the Marriott Pere Marquette. Or free self-parking is available in the hotel parking garage on Fulton Street (behind the hotels), then take skywalk to the hotel. (Note: parking garage clearance is 7'1". Taller vehicles can be parked in the Fulton parking lot across the street; entrance is on Fulton at SW Monroe St.)

Reservations

Reservations accepted January 2 - March 8
$45 for both members and non-members.

Payment via Mail
Make checks payable to Quarter Century Collie Group and mail to:
Heather Newcomb, 2431 W. 233rd St., Torrance CA 90501

Payment via PayPal
Fill in the guest name(s) in the box, then click the Buy Now button. You do not need a PayPal account to pay with PayPal.

ENTER NAME OF GUEST:

 

Payment MUST ARRIVE no later than Friday, March 8.

Email contact: keepsakecollies@yahoo.com