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June Meeting

JUNE 2019 MEETING NOTICE –

When:           Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Where:          The Catalyst Center, 515 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville, AL 35816

Time:              11:15 AM – Check-in

11:30 AM – Lunch and Networking

12:00 PM – Program

Speakers:      Brenda Armstrong, CRPC

Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

Program:      Economic and Investments Outlook

(qualifies for 1 hour of CPE – Management Advisory Services)

Cost:               $15 – Members and first-time visitors

$20 – Non-members (after first visit)

$10 – Full-time students

$10 – Program only (no meal)

Reservations and cancellations for lunch should be made no later than 12:00 PM on Friday, June 14.  Reply to your Evite invitation or contact Jackie Cole at 256-837-8004 ext. 122 or send an email to jcole@dese.com.  The Treasurer will bill for reservations made but not honored.

January meeting

JANUARY 2019 MEETING NOTICE –

When:           Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Where:          Redstone Federal Credit Union’s Atrium Conference Center

220 Wynn Drive, Huntsville, AL

This is a joint meeting with Institute of Internal Auditors.

Time:              11:15 AM – Check-in

11:30 AM – Lunch and Networking

12:00 PM – Program

Speaker:       Stephanie Kingsford, MAcc, CPA, CFP

Associate

Womack & Associates, LLC

Program:      Tax Update

(qualifies for 1 hour of CPE – Taxes)

Cost:               $15 – Members and first-time visitors

$20 – Non-members (after first visit)

$10 – Full-time students

$10 – Program only (no meal)

Reservations and cancellations for lunch should be made no later than 11:00 AM on Friday, Jan 4.  Reply to your Evite invitation or contact Jackie Cole at 256-837-8004 ext. 122 or send an email to jcole@dese.com.  The Treasurer will bill for reservations made but not honored.

November Informal Luncheon

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AFWA Informal lunch meeting is scheduled for Tue, Nov 20

at 11:30-1:00 at Edgar’s at Providence (near Mellow Mushroom).

Come when you can and look for the AFWA group.

This is a “Networking & Social” meeting with no speaker.

Request reservations be made by COB, Mon, Nov 19 for

tentative headcount so we know how many seats to save.

It is OK to attend without a reservation.  Hope to see you there.

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October Meeting

OCTOBER 2018 MEETING NOTICE –

When:        Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018

Where:       Redstone Federal Credit Union’s Atrium Conference Center

220 Wynn Drive, Huntsville, AL

This is a joint meeting with Institute of Internal Auditors.

Time:          11:15 AM – Check-in

11:30 AM – Lunch and Networking

12:00 PM – Program

Speaker:    Mike Pillsbury

Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama

Program:   “Procurement Audits”

(qualifies for 1 hour of CPE – Auditing)

Cost:          $15 – Members and first-time visitors

$20 – Non-members (after first visit)

$10 – Full-time students

$10 – Program only (no meal)

Reservations and cancellations for lunch should be made no later than 11:00 AM on Friday, Oct 5.  Reply to your Evite invitation or contact Jackie Cole at 256-837-8004 ext. 122 or send an email to jcole@dese.com.  The Treasurer will bill for reservations made but not honored.

September meeting-Update

SEPTEMBER 2018 MEETING NOTICE –

When:           Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

Where:          The Catalyst Center

515 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville, AL 35816

Time:              11:15 AM – Check-in

11:30 AM – Lunch and Networking

12:00 PM – Program

Speaker:       Tobias Mendelson, JD, MAcc

Clinical Assistant Professor of Accounting

University of Alabama in Huntsville

Program:      “When the Game is Over, the Whistle has Gotta Blow”

This topic is a Look at Recent SEC Actions on Internal Control Failures

and Whistle Blower Actions.

(qualifies for 1 hour of CPE – Auditing)

Cost:               $15 – Members and first-time visitors

$20 – Non-members (after first visit)

$10 – Full-time students

$10 – Program only (no meal)

Reservations and cancellations for lunch should be made no later than 12:00 PM on Friday, Sep 14.  Reply to your Evite invitation or contact Jackie Cole at 256-837-8004 ext. 122 or send an email to jcole@dese.com.  The Treasurer will bill for reservations made but not honored.

2018 Annual Seminar Information Posted

The Huntsville Chapter of AFWA will be presenting our annual one-day Accounting, Finance & Tax Seminar on Friday, Aug 24, 2018 at Redstone Federal Credit Union’s Atrium conference center (220 Wynn Drive). This seminar qualifies for 8 hours of continuing education credit (including 4 hours of Accounting and Auditing).

The seminar registration form and agenda with the full program are available here.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Family Social

AFWA – Huntsville Chapter’s Family Social at

Huntsville Botanical Garden’s Firefly Night Hike

(2 miles hike with S’mores)

 

WHEN:  Tue, July 24, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

 

COST:  Members $10, Non-members $12 (this is your HSV Botanical Gardens status)

Free for children ages 3 and under

WHERE:  Meet in the Boeing-Toyota Amphitheater

(First parking lot immediately to your left as you enter the Garden)

This is a social event for AFWA members, friends, and family.  Remember to wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a flashlight as you explore the Garden at night with the group.  We will roast s’mores as a mid-way snack and view the new Gardens of Myth creatures specially lit for night-time viewing.

Optional: You may bring a clean, dry plastic jar with lid for a firefly catch and release moment.

To purchase tickets for this event, either click on the  “Register here” hyperlink below or go to Huntsville Botanical Garden website (www.hsvbg.org):
Please send an email to Sylvia Ayers (sayers@colsa.com) if you are attending so we will be on the lookout for you at the event.