DI 2019-2020 Important Dates Calendar


Sept. –   October           Parent Information Nights – Lucia Mar (Sept./Oct.); St. Pat’s (August); Almond Acres (September); Goleta (August)


                   New Team Manager Training Part 1 (Mandatory for new ALL new Team Managers)

Oct. TBD –           North County Team Manager training – 7:30 -9:00 PM – location TBD

Oct. TBD –          At St. Patrick School, Arroyo Grande – Science Room – 7:00-8:30 PM (New TM Training – Challenge & IC)

                            *Additional training webinars available at CALDI.org

Oct. TBD –         Goleta Team Manager training – 3:00-5:30 – location TBD

Oct. TBD –        Lucia Mar Team Manager training – 7:30-9:00 PM – location TBD


Dec. TBD –            Team Manager Training Part 2 – Paperwork & Progression at St. Patrick School, Arroyo Grande – Science Room – 7:00-8:30 PM (Remote locations can                                       login via GoToMeeting)

Dec. 8 –           Payment due: $100.00 total ($80 Registration Fee pays for Central Coast DI Regional Tournament at AGHS; plus $20 fee for Instant Challenge Fun Day                                        (attendance optional) at Judkins Middle School on Monday, MLK Holiday 8 AM to noon.)

                       Please make check payable to: California Destination Imagination Central Coast Region.

Mail to: Karen Beaudin

585 Raptor Street

Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

Dec. TBD –         California Regional Challenge Master Training #1 – 8:00 AM – Noon via GoToMeeting

California Regional Challenge Master Training #2 – Challenge Specific Training: TBD

Dec. 17 –         Last day to register your team for Central Coast Regional Tournament on  https://register.caldi.org.

After this date, only California State Director can register teams; you’ll have to call him.


Jan. 10 –         Last day to enter Regional Tournament Appraiser (judge, 18 & older & graduated from High School) and Official (formerly known as team volunteer) information on www.caldi.org website (https://register.caldi.org). Team cannot compete at Regional Tournament without both.  No exceptions.

Jan. 17 –       (MLK Holiday) – Instant Challenge Fun Day (optional, but a great opportunity for your team to practice Instant Challenges) Judkins Middle School, prior registration required – Team participation fee $20 ($30 for non-competing teams/give it a try) due on Dec. 8th


Feb. 9 –         During this week, Maps of AGHS, Regional Tournament Programs Schedule, etc. will be posted on our website: www.caldi.org/regions/centralcoastregion

Feb. 19 –          Appraiser Training (Mandatory): Wed., 6-9 PM at St. Patrick School in AG – Science Room.

Feb. 22 –         CENTRAL COAST REGIONAL TOURNAMENT held at Arroyo Grande High School (for teams to compete, each team MUST supply a volunteer and a trained appraiser, must have preregistered by Jan. 10)



*Each team advancing to CA State Tournament (1st – 3rd place CCDI teams)

                       MUST supply a trained appraiser and volunteer in order to compete!


May 19 – 23 – DI GLOBAL FINALS – Kansas City, MO

National DI Information: www.destinationimagination.org

CA State DI Program Information: www.caldi.org

Central Coast DI Information: www.caldi.org/regions/centralcoastregion

Region Director: Karen Beaudin (805) 478-9987, centralcoastdi@gmail.com


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