State Council Conference was held November 17-18 at the McKimmon Center in Raleigh, NC. Cate Hall, James Hall, Victoria Hall, Corissa Wilson and Inna Zhekova participated in the various workshops and programs. Victoria led a workshop on macramé and Cate led a workshop on aboriginal art. Victoria was also recognized for achieving her Emerald Ambassador Level. James participated in the ARI (Application, Resume and Interviewing) Track Workshops. Corissa participated in Ambassador Training workshops. A special thanks to Bonnie Hall for transportation and pictures from the conference. Thanks to all those who participated.