…The national office is closed
Due to Hurricane Sandy, the AIBD National Office is closed today and will likely remain closed at least until Wednesday, October 31.
…Wash behind your ears
The Washington Society is holding its annual Fall dinner and board meeting Friday evening, November 2. Ferguson will be our host at their new Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery 13020 NE 20th Street, Bellevue WA 98005 showroom. They will be presenting a 1 hour CEU on current trends impacting bath design. Read more…
…A Gulf Coast renaissance
Both Mississippi and Louisiana officials are declaring this past weekend’s joint society year-end convention a success. The societies worked together this year to revive an old tradition and host a Gulf Coast annual gathering. It has been more than a decade since the last one. This year’s event was held in historic Natchez, MS. “I’m excited to hear Louisiana members already suggesting cities where they can host next year’s convention.” Says AIBD ED Steve Mickley who attended the event.
AIBD Certified member Bobby Morales hosted a three hour seminar on classical architecture and then lead an afternoon walking tour of traditionally designed homes in Natchez. Bobby’s inspirational message focused primarily on getting your proportions correct and how to use precedence to influence your creativity.
…Iowa meeting at Tweeters
The Iowa Society is hosting a general membership meeting in Okaboji, IA on Friday, November 2nd from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm. The meeting is at Tweeters Bar and Grill and for more information visit the society website at www.AIBDIowa.com.
November 2 – AIBD Iowa Society meeting in Okoboji, IA
November 2 –AIBDWA Fall 2012 in Bellevue, WA
November 3 & 4 – NCBDC Exam in Fort Wayne, IN
November 8 – AIBD Georgia Society meeting in Atlanta, GA
November 10 – AIBDMI Fall 2012 in Grand Rapids
November 10 – AIBD North Carolina Society meeting in Cornelius, NC