2006 MACA Convention

The 2006 convention will be held on Monday October 2, at the Oasis Inn and Convention Center located at 2550 North Glenstone in Springfield, Missouri. The convention will begin at 8:00 with registration and time to visit the vendors booths. Break-out sessions will include, "See the Game"- a demonstration of an actual Missouri format game (including samples of possible changes), "Panasonic update"- information about the Panasonic national tournament and the Missouri team's recent performance, "Every player must know"- 3 seperate sessions of must know material including math, literature, and social studies, "Hosting a Successful Tournament", "Purposeful Practice" and more.

A block of rooms has been reserved for this event, but reservations must be made by September 1, to guarantee rates and availability. The rooms are $54.99 (standard) and $64.99 (poolside). Call toll-free: 1-888-532-4338 or

Local: 417-866-5253 to reserve a room.

The registration fee will include a BBQ buffet lunch.

MACA members receive a discount on convention fees. Visit the MACA page for membership/convention registration.

Workshop presenters will have their convention registration fees waived. If you are interested in presenting, please contact Troy Kinast.