March 9-10, 2018
Great Northern Hotel
835 Great Northern Blvd
Helena, MT 59601
The Montana Torch Run Kick-Off Conference is designed to orient new officers and departments with the Torch Run program as well as inspire experienced officers already involved. It provides an opportunity for Torch Run volunteers to network, share and learn how to improve their local Torch Run programs, which contribute greatly to increasing public awareness and enhancing the lives of Special Olympics Montana athletes. The Awards Banquet recognizes sponsors and officers who have made a significant contribution to the Montana Torch Run.
Schedule of Events
Friday, 09 March 2018
|8:00am – 3:00pm||Global Messenger Mentor Training – limited space available|
|12:00pm – 3:00pm||Executive Committee meeting|
|3:00pm – 5:00pm||Breakout Session – Overcoming Adversity with Jason Schechterle|
|6:00pm – 8:00pm||Hospitality Night & Conference Registration|
Saturday, 10 March 2018
|7:30am – 9:00am||Conference Registration|
|9:00am – 9:45am||Opening Ceremony|
|10:00am – 11:15am||2018 Torch Run Preparations|
|11:30am – 12:45pm||Dave Hedley Memorial Luncheon|
|1:00pm – 3:00pm||Breakout Session – Healthy Communities|
|Breakout Session – Plunge Summit|
|5:00pm – 6:30pm||Casino Social|
|6:30pm – 8:30pm||Awards Banquet & Live Auction|
Awards Banquet Keynote Speaker
Retired Phoenix Police Officer, Jason Schechterle
|$75 per person||Full Conference & Banquet – All meals & sessions|
|$50 per person||Saturday Conference Only – includes lunch & Saturday sessions|
|$35 per person||Awards Banquet Only|
|$25 per person||Friday Only Breakout Session with Jason Schechterle|
Please make your room reservations with Great Northern Hotel at (406) 457-5500 or (800) 829-4047 before 06 February 2018. After this date, unreserved rooms will be returned to inventory.
When calling for reservations, ask for the MT Special Olympics rate. Sleeping rooms may not be available until 3pm.
Limited rooms available March 9-10th
$130 per night for Double queen room
$140 King room
$150 King Feature room
Rates are subject to a 7% Accommodations tax and $1.00 per room, per night TBID tax. Rates include deluxe breakfast bar and overnight parking.