Refreshment Break

Tuesday, September 26

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Wildwood Concourse, outside of Wildwood A and B

Keep on truckin’. Grab a java jolt and light snack to keep your motor running. Refreshment break includes an assortment of grab and go munchies and beverages.

General Session

Tuesday, September 26

2:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

All NJSFDA members and registrants are encouraged to attend the Association’s annual business session. Vote on governing constitution amendments, witness the ceremonial installation of new officers, listen to officer and executive director reports on the state of business, hear an update on continuing education programming and honor the future of funeral service with New Jersey Funeral Service Education Corporation scholarship awardees.

General Session is open to all NJSFDA members. Attendees who are not registered for Convention, but wish to attend General Session, must first visit the Convention Registration Desk to receive a special badge for admission.

Exhibit Hall Opening Wine and Cheese Reception

Tuesday, September 26

4:15 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Exhibit Hall

Enjoy wine, beer, cheese and other light refreshments while you walk the spacious Exhibit Hall learning about all that is new and exciting in funeral service. This is a great opportunity to meet up with friends and make plans for the remainder of your stay.

Laid Out: The Business of Funerals (No CEUs)

A show by Edith C. Churchman, CFSP

Tuesday, September 26

7:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

A work of fiction sprinkled with some industry history, this play is a theatrical depiction of the funeral service business as told by a blend of characters and conversations gathered from real life.

This presentation is not accredited for continuing education credits.

Funeral Directors Round-Up

Tuesday, September 26

11:00 p.m.

Eden Lounge

Catch you on the flip side. Wrap up your day with other attendees and plan your schedule for the remainder of the week. Simply kick back and enjoy yourself. There is no agenda.

Continental Breakfast and Coffee Bar

Wednesday, September 27 and Thursday, September 28

7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Wildwood Concourse, outside of Wildwood A and B

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Start your day off right with a selection of tasty breakfast faire, including pastries, bagels, muffins, coffee, tea and assorted juices.

Service of Remembrance

Wednesday, September 27

12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Remembering and memorializing the dead is an integral part of what we do. Join our certified celebrant, Association members and industry colleagues as we share memories with family and friends while paying tribute to the NJSFDA members who died this past year. Everyone is welcome to attend this highly personalized annual memorial event.

Convention Happy Hour Party

Wednesday, September 27

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Avalon Concourse, second floor

Ticketed event: $60 in advance,
$70 on-site*

Taking you back to an era of tower-sized speakers, leisure suits and late-nights with Johnny Carson, join us in Funky Town for an adult beverage and light hors d’oeuvres at the Convention’s signature gathering. All guests are welcome to enjoy an open bar offering of beer, wine and soda before heading off to dinner.

* Tickets are required for entry and include complimentary beer, wine and soda. Attendees must be 21 years of age to consume alcohol. Appropriate casual business attire required.

8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Don’t be a square. Stick around as Matthews Aurora™ Funeral Solutions extends an invitation for all guests to stay and continue the fun of the Happy Hour Party. Music, dancing and dessert are always the cure for anyone’s boogie fever.

MEETINGS, GATHERINGS AND NETWORKING

CONTACT

New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association, Inc.

P.O. Box L, Manasquan NJ 08736-0642

800.734.3712  •  Fax: 732.974.8144

www.njsfda.org  •  convention@njsfda.org

MEETINGS, GATHERINGS AND NETWORKING
MEETINGS, GATHERINGS AND NETWORKING

CONTACT

New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association, Inc.

P.O. Box L, Manasquan NJ 08736-0642

800.734.3712  •  Fax: 732.974.8144

www.njsfda.org  •  convention@njsfda.org