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The ADS Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the 2022 ADS Annual Meeting will be held in Seattle, Washington December 2-4, 2022.

Registration is required! Scroll to the bottom of this page for registration links. We hope to see our members at this exciting in-person event, but if you are unable to attend please complete the FREE Registration and join us via Zoom for the Annual Meeting of Members and the Board of Directors Meeting.

The Host Hotel is the Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown at 1113 6th Avenue in Seattle, WA. Please make your reservations no later than November 1, 2022. 
Room rates are as follows: Single/Double Occupancy, $149/night ($20 for each additional person). ADS Members receive a 25% discount on parking. 
Booking Link for Hotel: ADS Annual Meeting 2022 If you would rather call to make your reservations, please make sure to tell the representative that you'd like the special rate for the ADS Annual Meeting. The hotel reservations phone number is (800) 227-6963.


Thursday, December 1
5-6pm Welcome Cocktail Party 
6-7pm Cocktails and crafting (make your own horse show ribbon ornament)

Friday, December 2
9am Silent Auction and ADS Club Basket Auction opens
9-10am Picnic Class with Gail Aumiller
10-11am Washington State Animal Response Team on Rescue Operations
11-12pm Dr. Rich Forfa on Modern Equine Therapeutics 

12-1pm Lunch at Host Hotel 
1-2pm Trailer Safety Tips & Troubleshooting with Shane Luft of Luft Trailers
1-2pm Director's Education
3-7pm Touring Seattle (Ala Carte transportation-either light rail or Uber)
Dinner on own

Saturday, December 3
9am-10:30am Dr. Rich Forfa on the Effects of Heat Stress
10:30-12pm Jen Verharen on the Psychology of Equestrian Sport
11am-12pm Regional Director's Education

12-1pm Lunch at Host Hotel 
1pm-4pm Annual Meeting of Members

6-7pm Pre-Gala Cocktail Hour, featuring Silent Auction and ADS Club Basket Auction closes
7pm-9pm ADS Awards Gala, featuring Story Time with Natasha Grigg
Sunday, December 4
8am-11am ADS Board Meeting 
2pm-4pm Ala Carte Guided Tour of Boeing Museum of Flight ($25/pp plus transportation-Uber or light rail), with guide Reiner Decher (former Boeing engineer and husband of driver Mary Decher)
5pm No host dinner at nearby restaurant

There are three registration options:

2022 ADS Annual Meeting Weekend, Register for the in-person event HERE (Gala Ticket included)

Purchase Individual ADS Gala Tickets HERE

FREE 2022 ADS Annual Meeting Zoom Registration. Complete this FREE registration to receive the Zoom login (Although we wish everyone could attend in-person, this option is for those members who will only participate in the Annual Meeting of Members on December 3 and/or the ADS Board of Directors Meeting on December 4 via Zoom)

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