You can help develop the curriculum for Gold LEAF!

If you can give a presentation, or lead a discussion or field trip on any topics that may be of interest to our members, please let the Gold LEAF office know. See below for the timeline, and the course proposal form.

To check on date availability, click on the Calendar link in the navigation bar at the left of the screen.





The Course Proposal form may be filled out using one of the formats below:


  • The Microsoft Word version: (1) save the file to your computer, (2) enter the information, and (3) email the file to goldleaf@maine.edu:




  • The pdf version: print it out and enter the information manually; mail or take it to the Gold LEAF office.




2016 CURRICULUM TIMELINE
DEADLINE

ACTION
December 21, 2015

Data for Spring booklet due in to the office
January 15, 2016

Initial draft of term booklet ready for proof reading
January 25

Print and mail booklet this week; mail spring newsletter
February 17

Spring Kick-off
February 19

Snow date for kick-off
May 2

Data for Summer booklet due in to the office
May 13

Initial draft of term booklet ready for proof reading
May 20

Mail Summer newsletter (only if bylaw changes)
May 23

Print booklet this week
May 30

Booklets mailed this week
June 29

Annual Meeting and Summer Kick-off
August 19

Mail Fall newsletter
August 22

Data for Fall/Winter booklet due in to the office
September 2

Initial draft of term booklet ready for proof reading
September 12

Print booklet this week
September 19

Booklets mailed this week
October 19

Fall/Winter Kick-off
November 29

Mail Winter newsletter


2017 CURRICULUM TIMELINE

DEADLINE

ACTION
January 3
Tuesday
Data in to GLI Office for Spring booklet
January 13
Friday
Initial draft of term booklet to proof readers
January 18
Wednesday
Corrections made to term booklet
January 20
Friday
Final booklet copy ready
January 23
Week of
Print booklet this week
January 30
Week of
Booklets are labeled, sorted and mailed.
Kick-off invitation letters & booklets sent to presenters.
Mail Spring newsletter with the course booklet
February 22
Wednesday
Spring Kick-off
February 24
Friday
Snow date for kick-off
April 21
Friday
Board meeting
May 1
Monday
Data in to GLI Office for Summer booklet
May 12
Friday
Initial draft of term booklet to proof readers
May 17
Wednesday
Corrections made to term booklet
May 19
Friday
Final booklet copy ready
Mail Summer newsletter (only if bylaw changes)
Board meeting
May 22
Week of
Print booklet this week
May 30
Week of
Booklets are labeled, sorted and mailed.
Kick-off invitation letters & booklets sent to presenters.
Include newsletter.
June 28
Wednesday
Annual Meeting and Summer Kick-off
August 18
Friday
Mail Fall newsletter
August 21
Monday
Data in to office for Fall/Winter booklet
September 1
Friday
Initial draft of term booklet to proof readers
September 6
Wednesday
Corrections made to term booklet
September 11
Week of
Print booklet
September 15
Friday
Board meeting
September 18
Week of
Booklets are labeled, sorted and mailed.
Kick-off invitation letters & booklets sent to presenters.
October 18
Wednesday
Fall/Winter Kick-off
November 28
Tuesday
Mail Winter newsletter
December 15
Friday
Board meeting (and social gathering at off-campus venue)