LEAD14 National Conference
The National LEAD Conference is an annual event for Royal Rangers organizational leaders where the latest program information and updates are announced and where organizational leaders participate in training and leadership development. The next LEAD Conference will be taking place in Dallas, TX at the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre on March 13-15, 2014. All Royal Rangers organizational Leaders are encouraged to attend.
LEAD14 promises to be another banner conference for Royal Rangers. Download the information, register online, and make your hotel reservations. You will love our new venue, the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre. See you in March!
The Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre in Dallas, TX
LEAD14 will be at the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre (5410 LBJ Freeway Dallas, TX 75240). To book your room at the conference rate* of $115, visit the hotel registration website or call 1-800-HILTONS and ask for the “Royal Rangers” room block.
Note that the conference rate includes complimentary breakfast, free hotel parking (one vehicle per room), and in-room WIFI when room is reserved directly with Hilton (via web or phone above). These features are available to those who book their room(s) at the above link or who call Hilton reservations; feature not available when booking through third party sites.
The conference hotel is 18 miles from the DFW Airport and 8 miles from Love Field. For those not driving to Dallas or renting a car, shuttle service is available. Prices range from $15/$36 (one-way) or $30/$72 (round trip) per person depending on which airport you fly in/out of. To make reservations, go to Super Shuttle.
Archery Instructor Training
As an exclusive pre-LEAD14 feature, Centershot Ministries will offer Royal Rangers Archery Training. No on-site registration; only pre-registration, please.
Royal Rangers Archery Instructor Trainer (RRAIT) will be held on March 10-11. Cost is $125/person (for both days). Trainees receive a course book, instructor aids, ID card, and 3-year certificate of completion. With this certificate, the trainees can then teach the Royal Rangers Archery Instructor (RRAI) course in the district or region. Must be approved by regional coordinator to attend. Strictly limited to 12 people. Refer to the RRAIT Application for more information.
Royal Rangers Archery Instructor (RRAI) will be held on March 11. Cost is $50/person. Trainees receive a course book, instructor aids, ID card, and 5-year certificate of completion. With this certificate, the trainees can then teach archery courses at the outpost or district. Strictly limited to 20 people. Refer to the RRAI Application for more informaton.
PLEASE NOTE: LEAD14 will include the “Mentoring Future Men (MFM) Conference” that will take place on Friday night and Saturday (March 14th & 15th). This event is open to anyone interested in learning more about Royal Rangers and will include an introduction to the program and the model we employ in mentoring boys into Christlike men and servant leaders. Registration for the MFM Conference is included in LEAD14 registration and all Royal Rangers organizational leaders are asked to attend both events as the information presented at the MFM Conference will equip them to more effectively present Royal Rangers in their district.