February 25, 2017

Calendar of Events

 

Event

 

Date & Time

Location/Note

     

 2017

 
  Volunteer Meeting   Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 7:00 p.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Making Foot Ointment  

Saturday, January 14, 2017, 10 a.m.

ITC HQ, Mile 2.2 Knik Rd, Wasilla
  Dog Handler Training   Saturday, February 4, 2017 ITC HQ, Mile 2.2 Knik Rd, Wasilla
  Board of Directors Meeting   Friday, February 10, 2017 Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Straw Drop   Thursday, February 9, 2017  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Airland Transport, Anchorage
  Musher Food Drop   Monday, February 13, 2017 — 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Airland Transport, Fairbanks
  Musher Food Drop  

Wednesday, February 15, 2017  10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m..

Airland Transport, Anchorage
  People Food Packaging   Friday, February 17, 2017  9:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m. Airland Transport, Anchorage
  Jr. Iditarod Start   Saturday, February , 25, 2017, 10 a.m. Knik Lake
  Jr. Iditarod Awards Banquet   Sunday, February 26, 2017, 6 p.m. Willow Community Center
  Iditarod Teacher Conference  

Tuesday, February 28 – Friday March 3.  Details

Anchorage
  Media Briefing   Wednesday, March 1, 2017. 1:00 p.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Start/ReStart meeting for out of town volunteers   Thursday, March 2, 2017, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
   Mandatory Musher Meeting    Thursday, March 2, 2017, 9:00 a.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  IditaRider Meet & Greet and Pizza Lunch   Thursday, March 2, 2017, 12 noon Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Mushers’ Drawing Banquet   Thursday, March 2, 2017, 6:00 p.m. Dena’ina Center
  Iditarod Speakers  

9:00 Katie Mangelsdorf

10:15:  Shelley Gill

1:00:   Dr. Stu Nelson

2:15:  Behind the Scenes of Iditarod

Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Dog Handler Training   Friday, March 3, 2017, 10:00 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Mandatory Idita-Rider Meeting   Friday, March 3, 2017, 3:00 p.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Iditarod Race Start   Saturday, March 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m. 4th & D in downtown Anchorage
  Race Re-start   Monday, March 6,11:00 a.m. Fairbanks
  Awards’ Banquet   Sunday, March 19, 2017 3:00 p.m. Nome Recreation Center
  Board of Directors Meeting   Monday, March 20, 2017 TBD, Nome, Alaska
  Board of Directors Meeting   Friday, May 19, 2017 Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  Summer Camp for Educators   Saturday June 17 – Monday June 26   Details Wasilla and Willow
  Volunteer Potluck   Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 6:00 p.m. Lakefront Anchorage Hotel
  First day to sign up for 2018 Iditarod   Saturday, June 24, 2017 9:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. ITC HQ in Wasilla
  Volunteer Picnic   Saturday, June 24, 2017, 12 noon until 3:00 p.m. ITC HQ in Wasilla