Washington FCS Annual Conference
Jointly Sponsored by the
WA-ACTE Family & Consumer Sciences Educators
Washington Association of Family & Consumer Sciences
October 27 & 28, 2014
Red Lion Hotel
2424 N 20th Avenue, Pasco, WA 99301
2014 Theme: “The Year of the Family: Washington’s Way! “
Vendors, both educational materials and leisure products.
43 Breakout Sessions, featuring presenters with the current hot topics in all
disciplines of family and consumer sciences.
Networking, Roundtables and Area Meeting Sessions where FCS educators can
share their ideas with colleagues.
Early Bird Registration deadline is September 30, 2014
Registration deadline is October 12, 2014
Online Registration only at
Contact Person for registration questions: Vicki Zimmerman,
email@example.com / 509-464-8547
Registration Fees (Includes 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts, and Monday Evening Social Hour Appetizers**):
$225 member* $350 nonmember
$100 pre-professional student member* $150 pre-professional student
$100 retired member $150 retired nonmember
$75 cancellation fee
$25 fee if using a Purchase Order
$50 late registration fee (after September 30)
WA-ACTE Dues - $60; plus section dues for FACSE - $25 (Total $85)
* Members of WA-FACSE, WAFCS, and AAFCS Affiliates
** Dinner on Monday not included
For more detailed infornation and links to registration and
Conference Activities, Click Here.
The Red Lion Hotel, Pasco is located in the center of Washington wine country, five minutes from Kennewick, 10 minutes from Richland, directly across the street from Columbia Basin College and just four blocks from the Tri-Cities Airport via our
complimentary airport transportation.
Hotel Reservation Information
If you are planning on attending the Washington FCS Annual Fall Conference October 27 & 28 in Pasco, now is the time to make reservations! The deadline to receive the conference rate is October 2, 2014.
In order to minimize confusion with the Red Lion reservation system, they have supplied us with instructions for calling their Toll Free number:
1. Call 1-800 RED-LION (1-800-733-5466).
2. Ask to make a reservation at the Red Lion, Pasco, Washington (2525 N 20th Ave, Pasco, WA 99301).
3. Let them know the dates you are staying. You may receive the conference rate of $110.00 per night (double occupancy). The conference rate will apply from October 25 to October 29 for those who want to come early or stay an additional night.
4. Give them the group block name FAMI1025
5. Complete individual reservation with agent.
If you have difficulty making the reservation on the Toll Free (1-800 number), call the hotel direct at (509) 547-0701. The conference is listed under the name
FACSE/WA-FACS Fall Conference. The Group Block Name is FAMI1025.
To register for the conference, click on the this link: WA-FACSE Conference website.
The Washington Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (WAFCS) is an affiliate of the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS).
AAFCS is the only professional association for Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) students and professionals from both multiple practice settings and content areas. Our members provide research-based knowledge about the topics of everyday life, including human development, personal and family finance, housing and interior design, food science, nutrition and wellness, textiles and apparel, and consumer issues.