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2019 Preliminary Schedule

Sunday, May 19th:

7-9pm

  • Pot Luck Room Crawl-Join the coordinators in a casual meet and greet in the coordinators wing. We will provide pizza, snacks and soft drinks, but feel free to bring your own fare or something to share. Cookies will be available to decorate for kids of all ages! Rooms will be announced before the event, but we are always on the second floor adjacent to the convention center entrance.
  • Teen Pizza Party and Potluck– Lots of teens gather to play games, get reacquainted, eat food, and meet other teens before the conference officially begins.
  • Tween Pizza Party and Potluck-Same as above, but with tweens (and their families!)

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Daily (Monday afternoon-Thursday midnight):

 These rooms will be available for use all week long:

Ballroom A – Teen Room

Portia and Wisteria – Gallery  & Kids Corner

Ballroom H – Board and Card Game Room

Unschoolers Waterpark Gathering

Monday, May 20th

  • Afternoon Registration and T Shirt Pick Up: 2-5pm in the South Foyer of the Kalahari Convention Center
  • Friendship Ambassadors button pickup: 2-5pm, South Foyer
  • Fairy Godparents’ Registration and Name Pick-up:
    • Registration: 2-5pm, South Foyer
    • Pick up: 8-10pm South Foyer
  • Evening Registration and T Shirt Pick Up: 8-10pm, South Foyer
  • Cosplay Contest Registration: 8-8:30pm, South Foyer
  • Family Fun Night 8-10pm, Ballrooms CDEF
  • Mellow Mixer 8-10pm Portia and Wisteria
  • SSUDS casual meeting 9pm to ?, Marrakesh
  • Social Hour 10pm-12am, Portia and Wisteria

Speakers:

 

 

Fairy Godparents - what a card!
Fairy Godparents – what a card!

Funshops: 

 

 

Tuesday, May 21st:

  • COSPLAY day! Wear your favorite cosplays all day – we’ll wind it up with a Cosplay funshop in the evening.
  • Registration and T Shirt Pick Up 11am-12pm and 5-6pm in the South Foyer
  • Funshops 10am-1:30pm and 5:30-8pm (see below for times and locations, head to the funshops page for details)

Morning Speakers:

Morning Funshops:

 

Afternoon Break:

  • Afternoon Break 1:30-5:30 pm
  • SSUDS (Secret Society of Unschooling Dads) 2:00pm to 4:00pm  (Mangrove)

 

Evening Speakers:

 

Evening Funshops:

 

Evening Activities:

  • Henna Fun Night 8pm-11:30pm (Ballrooms BG)
  • Talent Show Signup – 8-9pm (South Foyer)
  • Movie Night 8-9:45pm (G or PG rated in Ballrooms CDEF) – TBA
  • Movie Night 10pm-Midnight (PG or PG13 in Ballrooms CDEF) – TBA
  • Music Jams 8pm-Midnight (Mangrove)

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Wednesday, May 22nd:

    • Funshops 10am-1:30pm and 5:30-8pm (see below for times and locations, head to the funshops page for details)

 

Morning Speakers: 

  

Morning Funshops:

 

Afternoon Break:

  • Kids’ Marketplace Set Up 1:00-1:30pm (Ballrooms BGCF)
  • Kids’ Marketplace 1:30-3:30pm (Ballrooms BGCF)
  • Afternoon Break 3:30-5:30pm
Kids' Marketplace
Kids’ Marketplace

 

Evening Speakers

 

Evening Funshops:

 

Evening Activities:

  • Talent Show  8-11pm (Cypress)

 

Thursday, May 23rd:

  • Funshops 10am-1:30pm and 5:30-8pm (see below for times and locations, head to the funshops page for details)
  • Nerf Wars 10am-1:00pm, Ballrooms BCDEFG

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Morning Speakers:

 

Morning Funshops:

Nerf Wars 9:00am to 2:00pm (Ballrooms BCDEFG) Setup 9-10am, cleanup 1-2pm

 

Afternoon Break:  1:30-5:30pm

 

Evening Speakers:

 

Evening Funshops:

 

Evening Activities:

  • Family Dance 8:00pm to Midnight (Ballrooms CDEF)
  • Family Photos – FREE from 8-9pm (South Foyer)

 

Note: Our time in the conference center ends at midnight, Thursday. Be sure to take all of your belongings!

Please note: Participation in any event, funshop or activity at UWG is voluntary and entirely at your own risk. Participants acknowledge that the organizers of Unschoolers’ Waterpark Gathering and their agents will not be held liable for any injury, loss or damage arising from participating in this event.
You should understand that when participating in any physically active funshop, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you choose to participate, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge Unschoolers’ Waterpark Gathering from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown.