“It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people’s minds.” Samuel Adams
Are you part of that minority? Are you ready to ensure your homeschooling rights are protected? Are you brave enough to set the brush fires in your legislator’s minds?
Join the Florida Parent-Educators Association and Home Education Foundation on the 22nd floor of YOUR Capitol Building on Thursday, January 12, at 10 a.m. and let your voice be heard.
The day’s highlights include:
An update by Jeff Hall, FPEA Chairman
A Legislative Update from Brenda Dickinson, Home Education Foundation
Time to meet the FPEA Legislative Committee
Bill Mattox of the James Madison Institute on how to interact with your legislators and how to host your own Town Hall Meeting.
Lunch by Chick-Fil-A
Sacred Heart Homeschool Group Re-enactors performing the Lincoln-Douglas debate that won the Florida History Fair.
Drawings for lots of door prizes, including computers, convention passes, mileage reimbursement, just to name a few
Visit with your State Legislative Representatives
Address by Governor Rick Scott
Receive Special FPEA rates at the following hotels:
Holiday Inn and Suites ($149/night, full restaurant on site) 2725 Graves Rd, Tallahassee 32303
Comfort Inn and Suites ($89/night, complimentary breakfast) 2727 Graves Rd, Tallahassee 32303
For parking instructions, visit: http://www.tallahasseedowntown.com/parking1.shtml
Event Fee- $5/person for 10 and older
Lunch Fee- $5/person if pre-ordered; $7.50 on site
To make reservations:
Call 1-877-ASK-FPEA or Email firstname.lastname@example.org