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WACUBO Annual Conference Special Events

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Sunday | April 30, 2017

9:00 a.m.- Noon Pre-Conference Workshop
Stay tuned for details in January 2017!


6:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Golf Tournament
The Golf Club at Newcastle, WAJoin us for the 2017 WACUBO Annual Golf Tournament, a day of golfing fun and networking with your colleagues. Capping 350 expansive, hilltop acres, The Golf Club at Newcastle is the premier Pacific Northwest golf course and event destination. The property features 36 holes of championship golf, framed by stunning, panoramic views of Lake Washington, Mt. Rainier, the Olympic and Cascade Mountains, and the Seattle skyline. When playing golf in Seattle, no venue offers a more picturesque Pacific Northwest view.

All golfers, young and old, beginners and experienced; here’s your opportunity to golf on a stunning Pacific Northwest course. Roundtrip transportation, grab-n-go breakfast, and a seated lunch are provided. Club rentals are available.

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6:30 p.m. Opening EventOpening Event
Join us for WACUBO’s opening event at MOHAI. The Museum of History and Industry is respected nationally and treasured locally as a dynamic, innovative museum where historical exploration inspires people to create a better future for themselves and their communities. MOHAI tells Seattle’s story through temporary exhibitions and two permanent exhibitions: True Northwest: The Seattle Journey and the Bezos Center for Innovation. True Northwest examines the trials and successes of Seattle’s colorful, sometimes bumpy trek from wilderness to world city. The Bezos Center for Innovation investigates Seattle’s role as a nexus of big ideas and new directions. Come discover the past, as well as the future of creativity and invention in the region.

Tuesday | May 2, 2017

Noon-1:45 p.m. Magic with Nash FungMember Appreciation Luncheon with the Magic of Nash Fung
Business officers make magic happen on their campuses, so now it’s time for some WACUBO magic. Join us for an exciting show from renowned Seattle magician, Nash Fung. From wowing Penn & Teller on national TV, to making Seahawk Richard Sherman scratch his head in disbelief, Nash’s magic show is an experience you won’t want to miss. His act combines visual magic, thought-provoking mind-reading, and a whole lot of devilish surprises that’ll keep you baffled and entertained. When he is not performing, Nash dedicates his time as a passionate volunteer in the Seattle community.

5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Presidential Reception
Join outgoing President Jean Vock as she turns the gavel over to incoming President Robert Moore. Hosted wine, beer and soft drinks. Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Dinner on Your Own
From casual eating at communal tables to award-winning fine dining, Seattle is home to a wealth of restaurants representing local and global cuisines, many just a short walk from the host hotel.Make a reservation to dine out with WACUBO friends and business partners.

8:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m. Dancing to the sounds of a popular Seattle bandWACUBO After Dark/Closing Night Dance
After dinner, join WACUBO back at The Westin for dessert and dancing to the sounds of a popular Seattle band. Hosted desert, wine, beer and soft drinks.