Change Network | Third Convening

Event Description

Change Network

Our third convening of the Change Network will take place at Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Oacoma, SD. This learning and collaborative three-day, two-night retreat will be a time to traverse differences and similarities, learn about navigating and resolving conflict, and increase your knowledge and toolset for program development and community change.

Below you will find important logistical information. Please review this information carefully. Should you have any questions at this time, please contact Carla Samson at or 571-482-5789 x31.

If you have any special needs that you have not already shared, please send those to Rosemarie at, and she will do her best to meet those needs. Also, if your plans change or an emergency comes up and you cannot attend, please contact Rosemarie twenty-four hours in advance so she can cancel your room to avoid charges.

Event Dates

June 21 – 23, 2019


We will begin at 1:00pm CST on Friday, June 21 and will conclude by 3:00pm CST on Sunday, June 23.

Event Location

Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center
1500 Shoreline Dr
Oacoma, SD 57365

Change Network


Accommodations have been reserved for you for the nights of June 21 and 22. If you have contacted Carla Samson directly regarding arriving early (for those more than a 4-hour drive away), that has been arranged.


Please dress for your own comfort. Business casual clothes are customary.

There will be an optional morning walk/exercise before breakfast each morning. Remember to bring comfortable walking shoes, if you would like to join.

We suggest bringing a light sweater or jacket with you to sessions in the meeting rooms.


Breakfast and lunch will be provided each day. Group dinners are an integral part of the program and will be served each night.

Thank you for reviewing these notes and please feel free to reach out to Carla Samson with any additional questions at or 571-482-5789 x31. We hope that you are as excited as we are! Happy packing and safe travels.