Event Schedule

HomeDadCon 2016

HomeDadCon 2016 Event Schedule

Thursday, October 6th
  • 8:00 pm – Dad’s Night Out. Become a Triangle Stay At Home Dad for the evening and join them for their monthly night out in downtown Raleigh
  • Crank Arm Brewery, 319 W Davie St. Raleigh, 27601 – Food and beverages on your own 
Friday, October 7th

MAIN LOBBY, MARRIOTT CITY CENTER

  • Early Arrival Sessions 
    •  1:00 pm – 430 pm – Homebrew Class @ Raleigh Brewing Company – Meet in Lobby for shuttle
    • 2:00 pm – 400 pm – Guided Photo Walk of Downtown Raleigh – Meet in the Marriott lobby for guide
    • 2:00 pm – 430 pm – First Aid Skill Training @ Marbles Kids Museum 
  • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Early Registration Opens – Marriott Lobby
  • 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – “Convention Eve” – Welcome Party – Sponsored by Fathers Eve
    • The Architect Bar – 108 E Hargett St. Raleigh, NC
Saturday, October 8th

MARBLES KIDS MUSEUM

  • 7:30 am 8:30 am –  Breakfast Provided – Marbles – Venture Hall
  • 8:00 – 8:30 – Registration / First Timers Orientation 
  • 8:30 – 9:00 – Opening Remarks
  • 9:00 – 10:00 Opening Keynote by John Panepinto “Father Focused Research” sponsored by Vamousse
  • 10:00 – 10:30Morning Break – Marbles – Venture Hall
  • 10:30 – 11:00 – Breakouts First Round
    • Gun & Home Safety
    • Home Cooking Skills
    • Gender Based Discussion Groups
  • 11:00 – 12:00 Breakouts Second Round
    • Community Involvement Panel
    • Financial Planning, Discipline Discussion
    • Marriage & Relationships
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm –  Lunch Provided – Marbles – Venture Hall 
  • 1:00 pm – 1:45  – Annual Members Meeting including Director Reports, Board Nominations and Voting
  • 1:45 – 3:15 –  Breakouts Third Round
    • Family Volunteerism Panel, sponsored by Huggies
    • Dream Big! Creating a new narrative for you and fathers everywhere
    • Dealing With Loss
    • Mental Health Discussion
  • 3:30 – 3:45 Group Photo – Marbles Central CourtyardWear your Convention Tee
  • 3:45 – 5:30 “The Big Flip” exclusive private screening and Q&A with director Izzy Chan
  • 5:30 – 6:00 –  1st Day Wrap Up
  • 6:00 – 7:00 –  Return to Marriott Hotel
  • 7:00 – 9:00 Evening Convention Dinner at Raleigh Times Bar
Sunday, October 9th

MARBLES KIDS MUSEUM

  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am – Breakfast Provided – Marbles – Venture Hall 
  • 8:30 – 8:45 – Opening Remarks
  • 8:45 – 9:00 – Board election results announced
  • 9:00 – 11:00 –  First Ever Dad Expo
    • 20 tables of parenting experts. Talk one-on-one with those who know best.
  • 9:00 – 11:00 – LGBT & Allies Panel
  • 11:00 – 12:00 – Special Presentation: Brian Gordon “Fowl Language”
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 – Lunch Provided – Marbles – Venture Hall
  • 1:00 – 2:00 – Closing Keynote – Dr. Andrew Behnke – Impact of Fathers on Community
  • 2:00 – 2:30 – Final Announcements and Convention Closing

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*Schedule subject to change without notice 

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