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MAT's Spring Short Courses - Bemidji and Grand Rapids/McGregor Update

April 4, 2023

The Spring Short Courses in Bemidji and Grand Rapids/McGregor (Big Sandy) are now rescheduled.


Tuesday, April 25, in the McGregor/Grand Rapids Area: Big Sandy Lodge and Resort, 20534 487th St, McGregor, MN 55760.

Wednesday, April 26, in Bemidji: The Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE, Bemidji, MN 56601.


8:00 AM: Registration opens, light continental breakfast provided

9:00 AM: Speakers/classes begin

12:00 PM: Buffet lunch provided

1:00 PM: Classes resume

3:00 PM: Conclusion


There is no pre-registration - We'll see you there! There is a new rate of $75/attendee, payable on-site or billed afterwards.

AGENDA FOR CLERKS AND TREASURERS: Welcome; Record Retention; Legislative and MAT update; Broadband Update; Social Media in Townships; Recent developments in Municipal Mistakes and Wage Theft in brief; Organizational tips for clerks/treasurers - when it's a "side gig."

AGENDA FOR NEW OFFICERS: Welcome; New Officer Orientation (a must-have class for all officers who have not attended previously). MAT will cover the many legal requirements that come with holding public office; MAT Overview; District Director introduction; Town Officer Duties and Responsibilities.

AGENDA FOR SUPERVISORS: Welcome; Legislative & MAT Update; Broadband Update; Conflicts of Interest; Board of Directors Announcements; Special Meetings; Social Media in Townships; New Developments in the Marketable Title Act & Wage Theft Basics.

LODGING: Hotel recommendations (if needed) are on the MAT website here.