We hope you will join us during the month of July as we offer a series of virtual events designed for our members to stay connected to their LPA family.  We have a collection of fun and educational events planned.  Read below for a full list of events being offered, and click on any event to read more details and to register for the event. Or you can view all of our events with their dates/times and register HEREAll webinars will be recorded and available for view by members any time after the date of the webinar.  

All of the events are being offered to current members at no cost.  You will be prompted to login to our website to register for each event, and each event requires separate registration in order to receive the correct connection information.  You can select to register for whichever events you are interested in - register for only one or register for them all.  If you are not a member of LPA, but would like to sign up for a trial membership in order to participate in Virtualpalooza, please sign up HERE.

Join our Virtual General Assembly on July 1 and kickoff LPA’s first-ever Virtualpalooza month with LPA’s Board of Directors and Staff.   Hear all the latest updates on news and projects your organization has accomplished over the past year. Along with a financial update, learn all the goals LPA will be focusing on in the upcoming year, capped off with valuable information about future LPA conferences. There will be a short Q & A to answer any questions from the membership. Register HERE.

Showtime Saturdays -  Be sure to join us on Saturdays as we bring some of LPA's most popular events to this virtual platform. Click on each event to read more details and to register to watch the event.  

July 11 - LPA Virtual Fashion Show - To register to view the Fashion Show - visit HEREFor Information on participating  - visit HERE.  
July 18 - DAC's Telephone 2020 "Living in Oblivion"
July 25 - LPA's Got Virtual Talent Show -  To register to view the Talent Show - visit HERE. For information on participating- visit HERE. 

Webinar Wednesday - We have a number of educational webinars being held on Wednesdays in July (and a few not on Wednesdays), including 2 events in Spanish put on by our Hispanic Affairs Committee (HAC).  Below is a complete listing of educational webinars being offered.  Click on each event to read more details and to register.  

July 8  -  Get Educated on Education
July 15 - Honey, We Shrunk the Kitchen!
July 22 - Advancing Employment Opportunities for Little People
July 22 - HAC's ¿Dónde estamos los Padres? (Webinar in Spanish)

July 26 - HAC's 100 Hispanos Dijeron  (Webinar in Spanish)
July 26 - Rainbow Committee - Differences within Differences
July 29 - Health & Wellness

Medical Webinars - we have a number of medical webinars being conducted by MAB and other skeletal dysplasia specialists.  Unless indicated during the webinar, all medical webinars will NOT be recorded.

July 6   - Open Forum with PT:  Q&A for Mobility Issues and Insights (MAB Webinar) 
July 13 - HAC's Genetica y Crecimiento: Desordenes genéticos comunes que causan baja talla
 (Webinar in Spanish) 
July 19 - Ortho/Neuro Workshop with West Coast Physicians (MAB Webinar)  
July 27 - ENT Workshop (MAB Webinar) 

LPA's Dwarf Artist Coalition Goes Virtual!  - The Dwarf Artist Coalition (DAC) will be hosting a number of events during Virtualpalooza.  Below is a complete listing of events being offered.  To learn more about the DAC events, visit HERE.  Click on each event to read more details and to register.   

July 10 - DAC's Poetry Night
July 17 - DAC Visual Art Online Exhibit
July 18 - DAC's Telephone 2020 "Living in Oblivion"
July 19 - DAC's Play Reading "Shut Up and Take It"
July 31 - DAC's Musical Jam Sesh!

DAC is still looking for poets, visual / media artists, musicians, and more to participate! Don't be shy! Now's the time to share your talent! If you want to be involved as an artist please visit HERE

Committee Offerings - Join us for a number of special events developed by our committees.  Join our OWLS, our Rainbow Committee, and our Hispanic Affairs committees as they bring their own virtual events to our Virtualpalooza.  

July 12 - OWLS Online
July 13 - HAC's Genetica y Crecimiento: Desordenes genéticos comunes que causan baja talla  (Webinar in Spanish) 

July 22 - HAC's ¿Dónde estamos los Padres? (Webinar in Spanish)
July 24 - Rainbow Committee Social

July 26 - HAC's 100 Hispanos Dijeron  (Webinar in Spanish)
July 26 - Rainbow Committee - Differences within Differences

Trivia Tuesdays - Each Tuesday in July, we'll release 4-5 trivia questions, all things that can be found either on our website or in our publications. If you want to compete in our virtual trivia/scavenger hunt, please visit our Trivia page each Tuesday - a new round of questions will be posted, and you will have until the following Monday to complete.  There will be points for each round completed.  The more points you earn, the more chances you have to enter for a drawing for one of our 5 prize packages.

 

LPA would like to thank our 2020 Virtualpalooza sponsors
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