TLC-ATL 2014 Schedule of Events

TLC-ATL 2014 Schedule of Events

August 14-17, 2014

Thursday, August 14
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Registration
[thethe-image-slider name="Civil Rights Museum Photos"]Explore Atlanta on Your Own (Optional)
Martin Luther King Jr. National History Site,
Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta Botanical Garden, The Georgia Aquarium, Centenial Olympic Park, The Civil Rights Museum
Friday, August 159:00 AM - 2:00 PM
REGISTRATION
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Vendors / Authors / Publishers (Mezzanine Area)
12:00 Noon - 2:00 PM
(Lunch on your own)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Educational Sessions – Section A & B
Categories:
Writing Skills Characterization
Editing
Business & Finance i.e.Contract Negotiations
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Live Entertainment
Comedian - Danni Bruno
Band - 'Mo Jazz Swing" - – (Originated in Detroit) - Music and Dancing
A Light Buffet Refreshments and a Cash Bar will be available.
Array of Hors d’oeuvres / Cash Bar
Saturday, August 167:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Exercise / Yoga / Line Dancing – Instructor – Lorna Lindsay
‘Remembering Our TLC Sisters’
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Vendors / Authors / Publishers (Mezzanine Area)
12:00 Noon - 3:00PM
LUNCHEON
Welcome remarks
Opening Prayer and Grace - Rev. Cynthia Graham
“TLC-ATL Entertains with a Twist”!
Buffet/Luncheon
Introduction of Guest Speaker, ‘Be Known for Your D.E.E.D.S” –
Jerry (J.D.) Walker,
‘Dessert and Coffee’
“TLC-ATL Entertains with a Twist”!
Closing Remarks, Recognitions and Presentations
8:00 PM - 12 Midnight
MEET & MINGLE
‘AFTER GLOW’ AT THE RITZ CARLTON HOTEL
(One Block from JW Marriott/Buckhead)
Sunday, August 178:30 AM - 11:45 AM
A. Faye Adams-Taylor, Inspirational Word
Closing Remarks – President/Founder, Hazel Scott/Jo Cooper/Tanya Burns
Closing Prayer – Pat Altemus
8:30 AM -12:00 Noon
Vendors / Authors / Publishers (Mezzanine Area)

TLC Remembering Our TLC Sisters

TLC – ATL SPEAKERS – Luncheon – 12:00N

J.D. WALKER, AUTHOR / PUBLISHER – “BE KNOWN FOR YOUR D.E.E.D.S”

A. FAYE ADAMS-TAYLOR, AUTHOR / PUBLISHER – “WHISPERED SINS”

REV. CYNTHIA HINSON-GRAHAM – “HELP! IT STILL HURTS” – FOUNDER – AMEND MINISTRY, INC. – Understanding the Emotional and Spiritual Impact of Pastoral Transition Experienced by Members of African-American Congregations –

 JO LENA JOHNSON – AUTHOR / PUBLISHER – Empowers individuals to be their best! This International Trainer & Speaker, specializes in her consultancy, Absolute Good Training & Life Skills Management. Through her training and writing, she reveals tools and strategies for people to thrive in life, work, and relationships. A published author of 5 books herself, she has worked with over a dozen authors to pen their books, providing supplemental services to draw out the words and the messages their souls which to pour out. To date, she has published over 22 books.

CURTIS BUNN, AUTHOR / PUBLISHER – (FOUNDER-NBCC) – Essence Magazine’s Number One Best Selling author of Baggage Check and That Was Then, This Is Now, will facilitate a book discussion of his latest book, The Old Man In The Club.

KIM BROWN , WRITER / EDITOR IN CHIEF, ‘MINERA RISING’, A LITERARY JOURNAL (On-Line Conversation with Women Writers).

VENDORS

“ESSENTIALS BY PAULA – PAULA HOWARD – HAND MADE AFROCENTRIC JEWELRY & CRAFTS

“THROUGH SHIRLEY’S EYES”- AUTHOR – BRINDA S. ROBINSON

HELP! IT STILL HURTS – AUTHOR / PUBLISHER – CYNTHIA HINSON-GRAHAM

“SWEATLESS VICTORY”- AUTHOR – LAWRENCE TRIBBLE

EKLECTIC INSPIRATIONS – ANDRIANA MOORE – JEWELRY – REAL GEM STONES

‘BAGS and MORE’! – HERMAN & VAL DRISKELL – BEAUTIFUL HAND BAGS & MORE

‘YOLEE’ – ‘TOP NOTCH LASHES, LLC’ – YOLEE BARTHOLOMEW – LASHES EXTENSIONS