Schedule Of Events

2009 National Junior Angus Show

Georgia National Fairgrounds – Perry, GA

SUNDAY, July 19
All day Cattle may begin arriving, set up stalls and move-in all day
MONDAY, July 20
6:30 a.m. –
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – McGill Marketplace
9:00 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.
Cattle Check-In - DEADLINE: 12:00 p.m. – Covered Arena
9:00 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.
Contest sign up – Roquemore Conference Center
  Team Sales, Team Fitting, Extemp. Speaking, Judging Contest, Quiz Bowl, Posters, Scrapbooks
  Turn in to Show Office - Silent Auction Items
10:00 a.m. –
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality Open – Beef/Dairy Arena
11:00 a.m. Queens Luncheon – Depart for Henderson Village
12:00 Noon Advisors Meeting – Roquemore Conference Center
11:30 a.m. –
1:30 a.m.
Lunch – McGill Marketplace
12:00
Noon
Cattle Check-In Deadline & Contest Sign-up Deadline
1:00 p.m. Cook-off Information Meeting – Roquemore Conference Center
12:15 p.m. Check-In, Weigh and Process Carcass Steers – Covered Arena
3:00 p.m. Exhibitors Meeting – McGill Marketplace
3:30 p.m. Candidate/Delegate Meeting - McGill Marketplace
3:30 p.m. Mentoring Mixer – McGill Marketplace
5:00 p.m. Dinner – McGill Marketplace
6:00 p.m. State Line-up and Picture – Reaves Arena
7:00 p.m. Opening Ceremonies – Reaves Arena
TUESDAY, July 21
6:30 a.m. –
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – McGill Marketplace
6:30 a.m. Angus Foundation Golf Tournament – Houston Lake Country Club
7:30 a.m. Prepared Public Speaking Contest – Roquemore Conference Center
8:00 a.m. Judge Scrapbooks & Posters – McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Fitting/Showmanship Clinic – Covered Arena
10:00 a.m. –
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality Open – Beef/Dairy Arena
10:30 a.m. Cattle Judging Contest – Covered Arena
11:30a.m. -
1:30 p.m.
Lunch – McGill Marketplace
1:00 p.m. Cook-Off Contest – Roquemore Conference Center
6:00 p.m. Annual Meeting of the NJAA – Miller-Murphy- Howard Building
WEDNESDAY, July 22
6:30 a.m. –
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Trade Show and Silent Auction OpensReaves Arena Concourse & McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Begin Show – Reaves Arena
 Bred & Owned Heifers
10:00 a.m. –
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality Open – Beef/Dairy Arena
11:30 a.m. -
1:30 p.m.
Lunch – McGill Marketplace
12:00 noon Extemporaneous Public Speaking Contest - Begin Prep Time – Heritage Hall
12:30 p.m. Extemporaneous Public Speaking Contest - Begin Speeches – Roquemore Conference Center
2:30 p.m. Team Sales Competition – Reaves Arena
4:30 p.m. American Angus Auxiliary Social – Roquemore
5:00 p.m. American Angus Auxiliary Meeting – Roquemore
6:00 p.m. Quiz Bowl Written Test – McGill Marketplace
THURSDAY, July 23
6:30 a.m. –
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Trade Show and Silent Auction opens – Reaves Arena Concourse
8:00 a.m. Resume Show – Reaves Arena
 Steers
 Bred-and-Owned Cow-Calf Pairs
 Owned Cow-Calf Pairs
 Bred-and-Owned Bulls
  Bred & Owned Best Five Head
9:00 a.m. Post Quiz Bowl Final Round Qualifiers – Outside Show Office
9:00 a.m. –
11:00 a.m.
Showmanship Check-in – Show Office
10:00 a.m. –
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality Open – Beef/Dairy Arena
11:00 a.m. -
3:00 p.m.
Auxiliary Relaxation Station – McGill Marketplace
11:30a.m. -
1:30 p.m.
Lunch - McGill Marketplace
1:30 p.m. Showmanship Orientation and Photo Session – Reaves Arena
  Showmanship Preliminaries immediately following photos – Reaves Arena
3:00 p.m. Team Fitting Contest – Covered Arena
4:30 p.m. Quiz Bowl Finals – Roquemore Conference Center
FRIDAY, July 24
6:30 a.m. -
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Trade Show and Silent Auction opens – Reaves Arena Concourse & McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Resume Show – Reaves Arena
  Owned Heifers (Hfr Calf Div 1, 2, & 3 Champ. Lt & Erly Inter. Champ., & Jr. Yrlg Div 1& 2 Champ.)
10:00 a.m. –
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality Open – Beef/Dairy Arena
11:00 a.m. Presentation of Advisor of the Year Award & Honorary Angus Foundation Awards – Reaves Arena
3:30 p.m. NJAA Elections – Reaves Arena
5:00 p.m. Dinner – McGill Marketplace
6:30 -
8:00 p.m.
NJAA Awards Program – Reaves Arena

Presentation of the Following Awards:
 Team Sales Contest; Poster Contest; Graphic Design Contest; Photography Contest; Public Speaking Contest; Herdsmanship Contest; Extemporaneous Speaking Contest; Writing Contest; Cook-Off Contest; Scrapbook Contest; Gold Awards; Crystal Award; Carcass Contest; and Auxiliary, CAB/NJAA, Angus Foundation Scholarships; Introduction of New NJAA Officers and Directors
9:00 p.m. -
midnight
Junior & adult social/dance – Heritage Hall & Roquemore Conference Center
SATURDAY, July 25
6:30 a.m. –
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast – McGill Marketplace
7:00 a.m. NJAA Board Meeting – Show Office
8:00 a.m. Trade Show and Silent Auction opens – Reaves Arena Concourse & McGill Marketplace
8:00 a.m. Showmanship Finals and Awards Presentation – Reaves Arena
9:30 a.m. Resume Show – Reaves Arena
Remainder of Owned Heifers (Jr. Yearling Div. 3, 4 & 5 Champions, Sr. Champion, Grand Champion & Reserve Grand Champion) Owned Best 5 Head
Announce Premier Breeder, Junior Premier Breeder & Sweepstake Winners 
Auxiliary Silver Pitcher Presentations (prior to selection of Grand Champion)
9:00 a.m. –
12:00 Noon
Hospitality Open – Beef/Dairy Arena
10:00 a.m. Close Silent Auction –McGill Marketplace
11:30 a.m. Lunch – McGill Marketplace
12:00 noon Close Trade Show – Reaves Arena