DI 2017-2018 Important Dates Calendar
Sept. – Parent Information Nights – Lucia Mar (Oct./Nov.); St. Pat’s (8/30); Almond Acres (9/12); Goleta
New Team Manager Training Part 1 (Mandatory for new ALL new Team Managers)
Oct. 11 – North County Team Manager training – 7:30 -9:00 PM – location TBD
Oct. 18 – 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
Nov. 17 – Goleta Team Manager training – 3:00-5:30 – location TBD
Nov. 28 – Lucia Mar Team Manager training – 7:30-9:00 PM – location TBD
Dec. 6 – Team Manager Training Part 2 – Paperwork & Progression at St. Patrick School, Arroyo
Grande – Science Room – 7:00-8:30 PM (Remote locations can FaceTime in)
Dec. 8 – Payment due: $80 Registration Fee pays for Central Coast DI Regional Tournament at AGHS;
$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. 9 – 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. 12 – 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.
Jan. 15 – (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. 11 – During this week, Maps of AGHS, Regional Tournament Programs Schedule, etc. will be
posted on our website: www.caldi.org/regions/centralcoastregion
Feb. 21 – Appraiser Training (Mandatory): Wed., 6-9 PM at St. Patrick School in AG – Science Room.
Feb. 24 – 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. 12)
April 7 – CALIFORNIA DESTINATION IMAGINATION STATE TOURNAMENT – Clovis
Buchanan High School, 1560 N. Minnewawa Ave, Clovis, 93619
*Each team advancing to CA State Tournament (1st – 3rd place CCDI teams)
MUST supply a trained appraiser and volunteer in order to compete!
May 23 – 26 – DI GLOBAL FINALS held at University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org