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!
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
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|
STUDENT RIVERFRON CHARRETTE PRESENTATIONS
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|
|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|
|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|
|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.