Networking & Entertainment


Exhibit Hall
This year's expo will be reminiscent of a Hersheypark® experience with games, photos, laughter and easy conversation. Connect with our exhibitors and be sure to participate in the CONNECT Expo Game.

PAC on Tap: Credit Union Political Action Committee Fundraiser
Join your friends and colleagues for a unique brewing experience at Tröegs Brewery in Hershey. Beer tasting, food pairing, and guided tours will fill the evening, as well as a chance to bid on a selection of silent auction items. This event exclusively benefits your political action committee, CUPAC. Money raised for CUPAC is used to support credit union-friendly candidiates running for office. (See PAC on Tap registration form.)

JUST ADDED! Continuous transportation, via shuttle vans, to and from Hershey Lodge (Convention Entrance) and Tröegs will be provided from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

18th Annual Foundation Breakfast and the Foundation Art Exhibition & Raffle
The Foundation is honored to have Floyd Stokes, Founder/Executive Director of the American Literacy Corporation (ALC), and superhero of the literacy program Superreaders, as this year's featured speaker for the Annual Foundation Breakfast held on Friday, May 17. (Ticket required for admission.)

The 16th Annual Art Exhibition features scenic prints and art pieces up for raffle. Held in the Chocolate Lobby, this special exhibit begins on Thursday, May 16, and concludes with drawings held at noon, Saturday, May 18.
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Credit Union Awards Reception
Each year we recognize truly inspiring credit unions for their accomplishments within the credit union community. Join the celebration as we recognize their community service and communication endeavors.

Youth Ambassador Contest
An annual convention favorite, the Youth Ambassador Contest features contestants from across Pennsylvania to compete for the title of Credit Union Youth Ambassador of Pennsylvania. The Youth Ambassador Contest is sponsored by Excess Share Insurance.

Following the crowning of the 2013 Pennsylvania Youth Ambassador, we invite you to an Ice Cream Social sponsored by CUNA Mutual Group.

Planned Guest Activities
Your guests will enjoy a Hershey experience all their own! We've scheduled two popular destinations: a Hershey Gardens Tour on Friday, and on Saturday, experience the proud heritage of the Milton Hershey School Tour. (Ticket required for admission to each tour.)

The Association will entertain at the convention banquetConvention Banquet
The convention wraps up Saturday evening beginning with a cocktail reception in the Chocolate Lobby co-sponsored by Pacul Services, Inc. and CUNA Mutual Group. During the banquet, the prestigious William W. Pratt Professional of the Year and Joseph A. Moore Volunteer of the Year Award Winners will be announced. We hope you can CONNECT with us as we celebrate the spirit of Pennsylvania's credit union movement.

Entertainment by The Association
The Association is one of the most popular and successful bands to have come out of the 60s. They've sold more than 80 million records, tapes, CDs and DVDs, earning six gold discs and two platinum discs. Their album, The Association's Greatest Hits (Warner Brothers) continues to be one of the longest best-selling albums in the history of the company. The band's No. 1 hits, Never My Love, Windy and Cherish have achieved standard status, receiving almost as much airplay today as they ever have.