LPA District 2 2019 Fall Regional
November 1st – 3rd, 2019 Hilton Long Island Huntington in Melville, NY
MAKING YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS
Hilton Long Island Huntington
598 Broad Hollow Rd, Melville NY 11747
LPA Room Rate
$135.000 plus taxes per night
By Phone: Simply provide the agent our group code “LPAC” to get the room rate.
By Computer: Use the Hilton link www.hiltonlongisland.com . Enter dates. Click Add Special Rate Codes. Enter the code (LPAC) in the Group Code Field
For assistance or any additional questions, please contact:
Mary Ellen Little at MELITTLE68@gmail.com or 609-828-2929
Please note: To insure the safety and security of all those attending this regional conference, name badges must be worn at all times. NO ONE will gain entrance to any activities without the proper regional ID.
WORKSHOP SPECIFICS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE LPA REGISTRATION DESK
Parent Meeting Saturday 8-9am
Come join us for a morning parent meeting to discuss issues you may have in school, at home or in your community. What are some of the challenges your children face? How can you better raise awareness and educate others? How do you answer your children’s questions about dwarfism? What is on your mind? We will be holding an hour parent meeting to discuss these issues and other concerns you might have. An open floor discussion to help, share and support.
Everyday Physical Therapy Saturday 10-11am
Come hear practical everyday physical therapy advice and routines to develop core strength and help with back pain. Karen Turner-Bair is a licensed physical therapist at Nemours AI duPont Hospital for Children. She has been working with skeletal dysplasias for many years and has recently been placed on the Medical Advisory Board for LPA.
Neurosurgery Questions: Saturday 11am-12noon
Bring your questions and concerns for Dr. Jeffrey Campbell neurosurgeon at Nemours AI duPont Hospital for Children. Dr. Campbell a member of the MAB and a on the Skeletal dysplasia team at Nemours.
Afternoon Basketball Clinic
Are you a sports fanatic that thinks waiting a year in between conventions is excessively long until you play LP sports? This will feature Basketball open play, instruction, and game with the Towers Basketball team members.
Dance: Friday and Saturday from 9 pm to 12:30 pm.
“Kids” Room: Ages 3-8 Saturday 8 am to 12 noon
Children will enjoy activities monitored by volunteers. Activities include games, toys, and crafts.
There will be a magic show from 10:30 am to 11:30 am in the kid’s room. Please do not leave the Hotel while your child or children are in the Kids Room.
General Assembly Meeting: Please join us for a General Assembly. Here about what is happening with District 2 and discuss future events. Saturday, 9:00am-10:00am.
Smoking: NY State law states that smoking shall not be permitted inside. There are posted smoking areas outside the hotel.
Alcohol Use Under the Age of 21: Individuals under the age of 21 who are determined by hotel security, police, or an LPA official to be under the influence of alcohol at an LPA Event may not be allowed to attend another LPA Event until the age 21 and they may be removed from the current Event site.
Everyone attending the event must sign the LPA code of conduct!