YPG Programs and Events

The Sacramento Valley Section YPG is commited to planning dynamic events for 2017 ! We are hard at work bringing you YPG programs that involve project site and walking tours, professional development topics, community service opportunities, social events, and technical/educational programs. 

APA CALIFORNIA CONFERENCE IS IN SACRAMENTO!

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 We are officially one month away from the California APA Conference, which will be hosted right here in Sacramento! Planners from all over the state will be coming to our special city, so let's represent YPG Sac Valley in full! Don't forget 

VOLUNTEER FOR THE APA CALIFORNIA CONFERENCE

HELP WANTED! Sign up today to become a volunteer and help make the 2017 APA California Conference in Sacramento a success. Volunteering provides a great opportunity to help APA, network, learn about planning, and have fun. Each volunteer will be refunded $50 for each eight hours worked (e.g., covering the cost to attend), and volunteers at the opening reception on Sunday evening gain entrance to that event. To sign up, please complete the online survey and identify what days/times you would be available to volunteer: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/APACA2017Volunteers

STUDENT YOUNG/PLANNER MIXER

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Kick off the first day of the conference with us on Saturday night! Network and meet with other young planners and students from across the state. FREE EVENT, be sure to RSVP!

When September 23, 2017
Where LowBrau, 1050 20th Street, Sacramento, 95811
Time 7:30 - 9:00 pm

RSVP ON FACEBOOK OR EVENTBRITE

 

STUDENT RIVERFRON CHARRETTE PRESENTATIONS

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On Sunday, September 24th, pre-registered students will be participating in an all-day charrette about the Riverfront Revitalization efforts in Sacramento. Students will be presenting their ideas to an audience at the Sheraton from 3:30-4:30pm. Presentations are open to all conference attendees interested in hearing more about Sacramento's burgeoning Riverfront. If you are an employer and are looking for candidates, this is a perfect time for you to observe talent from around the State.

When September 24, 2017
Where
Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, Beavis Room 1230 J St
Time 3:30 - 4:30 pm

 

LUNCH WITH STUDENTS AND YOUNG PLANNING PROFESSIONALS

Join us for an informal lunch get-together to meet and network with other students and young planners. (Lunch is not provided to attendees, but available to purchase)

When September 25, 2017
Where
Ambrosia Cafe, 1030 K St, Sacramento, 95814
Time 11:30 - 1:00 PM

RSVP online when you register for the conference, and we look forward to seeing you there!

HISTORICAL AND ARCHITECTURAL SCAVENGER HUNT

Think you know about the history of downtown Sacramento? Test your knowledge during this scavenger hunt on Monday after the conference! Split into groups, grab a map, and start hunting! The first team to arrive at De Vere's Irish Pub with the most correct answers will win a free round of drinks!

When September 25, 2017
Where
Meet outside the Conference Center West Lobby at 4:30, meet after the scavenger hunt at de Vere’s Irish Pub, 1521 L St, Sacramento, 95814
Time 4:30 - 6 pm

RSVP on the conference registration webpage, and we look forward to seeing you there!

Keep checking in for future YPG events! We will have more information on upcoming Third Thursday Happy Hour and Planner's Pint Night events coming soon. Like us on Facebook for the most up to date announcements about upcoming programs.

 

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