ALERT! AFPAAA's 2014 Annual Meeting dates were changed to 8-11 May, 2014.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

Hotel Information
. Welcome to the La Quinta Inn and Suites, San Antonio Riverwalk

The La Quinta Inn & Suites San Antonio Riverwalk was recently named a 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award winner!

Conveniently located in the heart of downtown, the La Quinta Inn & Suites is in the middle of all that San Antonio has to offer. You will find an abundance of dining and entertainment venues nearby, and plenty of shopping at Rivercenter and North Star Malls, the Quarry Market or the Shops at La Cantera.

Or, unwind in our full service 501 Lounge which opens every evening at 5:01 PM, or relax in our large, resort-style swimming pool and spa.
La Quinta Inn & Suites

The La Quinta Inn & Suites provides loads of amenities such as the free Bright Side Full, Hot Breakfast Buffet plus complimentary high-speed Internet access, Plug & Play flat panel HD TVs, microwaves, refrigerators, iron & ironing board, individual cup coffee makers, an oversized work desk, and many other amenities. Kings, Doubles and Suites are available.

Parking is available in a large surface lot adjacent to the hotel. Self-parking rate is currently $21.00 per day and Valet parking rate is currently $25.00 per day.

How to Get to the Hotel - Directions
. How To Reserve a Room
Note: The Room Reservation deadline is 4/20/2014 or until our room block is sold out.
    Reservation Phone: (866) 527-1498, option #1

    Group or CRS Code (at Property # 0501) GRHKUU

    Group Rate: $110/nt + tax   
Hotel Address:
La Quinta Inn & Suites
303 Blum
San Antonio, TX 78205-3303
Web Site:    La Quinta Inn & Suites - San Antonio Riverwalk
How To Register for the Annual Meeting 
  • Three Ways to Register for our Annual Meeting:
      1. Register Now On-line

      2. Register Using a PDF Mail-in Form

      3. Register Using the Form in the current Newsletter.
  • Notes:
      - Full Registration Fee (Includes ALL official events.)
        Members: $175
        Spouses/Guests: $160
        Non-members: $250

      - Single Event Registration
        Choose from list on the registration form.

      - Late Registration
        Registrations received after 04/20/2014 will be charged a $25 (per person) late registration fee. Refunds must be requested by 05/07/2014
  • Questions?  Send E-mail to: Meetings

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    . Who's Signed Up to Attend
    (Annual Meeting registrations as of 4/20/2014)

    Dick & Ann Abel
    Linda & Jack Arnold
    Larry & Heather Baker
    Art Barnes
    Judy & Jerry Bivens
    Brenda Campbell
    Larry & Patty Clavette
    Dave & Nancy Cole
    Paul & Elizabeth Cole
    JC & Ginny Corcoran
    Mike & Sam Cox
    Jerry & Carolyn Dalton
    Carey & June Deckard
    John & Mary Anne Donlon
    Laura Feldman
    Art & Janet Forster
    Rick & Ann Fuller
    Clem & Jean Gaines
    Mike Gallagher
    Bob & Norma Gibson
    John & Kathleen Gura
    Steve & Fran Harden
    Jim & Patty Hart
    Jim & Stacey Hatt
    Tom Hawkins
    Gerry & Ann Hickman
    Don & Adana Hilkemeier
    Pete & Janet Hefler
    Don Hessenflow & Cathy Dawson
    Doran & Fran Hopkins
    Hank & Anita Hufnagel
    Larry & Karen Johnson
    Doug & Eileen Kennett
    Mike Kinchen
    Chuck Lucas
    Larry & Karen McCracken
    Frank McNally
    Mike McRaney
    Cal Miller
    Alvina & John Mitchell
    Neil & Lynne Norum
    Pete Peterson
    Alice & Harry Price
    Joe & Dee Purka
    Jim Ragan
    Ron & Bernie Rand
    Ken & Gisella Rogge
    Bud & Hilda Ross
    Gene Sands & Connie Jackson
    Dave & Mary Shea
    Alan & Willie Shoemaker
    Tom & Pat Shumaker
    Hal & Peggy Smarkola
    David & Carolyn Smith
    Mike & Carolyn Terrill
    John Terino
    Jack Swanberg
    Janis Witt
    Roy & Kay Whitton
    John & Jackie Worthington


    DRAFT Schedule of Events
    (Note: Schedule and speakers are subject to change.)

    Thursday, May 8
      1200-1700 - Registration (Lobby)

      1400 - Board of Directors Meeting (TBD)

      1700-1900 - Ice Breaker Reception (Poolside)

      1900- Evening Open
    Friday, May 9
      0600-0800 - Breakfast (Brakfast Lounge)

      0800 - Depart for Lackland AFB Tour
      . (Events, times and speakers subject to change.)

      0830 - Tour & Briefings
      . 37th Training Wing
      . DOD Military Working Dog Program
      . USAF Airman Heritage Museum
      . National Military Working Dog Memorial

      1145 - Group Photo

      1200 - AFPAAA President's Luncheon
      .Phil Ratliff, President, AFPAAA

      1330 - Resume Tour
      . Basic Expeditionary Airman Skills Training (BEAST)

      1430 - Return to Hotel

      1700 - Evening Open

        18:15 - Casa Rio Mexican Dinner and Riverwalk Cruise
    Saturday, May 10
      0600-0800 - Breakfast (Breakfast Lounge)

      0800 - Re-Bluing Briefings (Fiesta Room)
      (Events, times and speakers subject to change.)

      . PA Planning for Courts Martial
      .Presented by Brent Boller & Amy Bartholomew

      . JAG Media Relations at Courts Martial
      .Presented by Col. Polly Kenny, JAG

      . The Four "T's"
      .Presented by CMsgt Robert D. Gaylor, CMSAF (ret)

      1200 - SAF/PA Director's Luncheon Fiesta D,E,F

      1400 - Annual Membership Meeting (Fiesta A,B,C)

      1600 - Open

      1800 - Annual Membership Reception & Silent Auction (Fiesta Foyer)

      1900 - Annual Membership Banquet (Fiesta Room)
    Sunday, May 11
      0600-0815 - No-host Breakfast (Breakfast Lounge)

      0815 - Depart for home
    Things To Do & Area Web Sites


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