SNA Ideas Exchange: SN Magazine Live! Nov/Dec Edition – Cafeterias

December 14, 2023
2:00 pm

This discussion will revolve around cafeteria “Wish Lists” and other insights from our panelists. Come find out what helps make their programs so successful!

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December 20, 2023

Mythbusting: Marketing the Truth about School Meals – Watch Party


In this event you will be able to will be able to interact with other attendees and SNA staff through Zoom chat. We hope you can join us to watch this fantastic ANC23 session. Grab your popcorn!

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January 14, 2024

2024 School Nutrition Industry Conference (SNIC)

In-Person Conference

Bringing together the brightest minds in school nutrition, this event will explore the latest trends and innovations shaping the profession.

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March 4, 2024

2024 National School Breakfast Week


National School Breakfast Week (NSBW) celebrates the importance of a nutritious school breakfast in fueling students for success. This special observance during the first week of March celebrates the national School Breakfast Program and the many ways it gives kids a great start every day.

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March 5, 2024

2024 Legislative Action Conference

In-Person Conference

Check for details about #LAC24 in late fall 2023.

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April 25, 2024

2024 National Leadership Conference

In-Person Conference

Held annually in April, the National Leadership Conference (NLC) is tailored for state association leaders to learn, network and build leadership skills.

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May 3, 2024

2024 School Lunch Hero Day


In 2013, SNA partnered with author Jarrett J. Krosoczka, of the “Lunch Lady” book series, to remind everyone that school nutrition employees are superheroes that deserve some recognition. Check out Jarrett Krosoczka’s Ted Talk about School Lunch Hero Day!

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July 14, 2024

2024 Annual National Conference

In-Person Conference

The “School Nutrition Event of the Year,” SNA’s Annual National Conference (ANC) will bring together thousands of attendees from school nutrition operations, industry, and allied organizations, for an unparalleled networking and educational experience!

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October 14, 2024

2024 National School Lunch Week


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) serves nearly 30 million children every school day. President John F. Kennedy created National School Lunch Week (NSLW) in 1962 to promote the importance of a healthy school lunch in a child’s life and the impact it has inside and outside of the classroom.

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Future Meetings & Events

Annual National Conference

Boston, MAJuly 14-16, 2024
San Antonio, TXJuly 13-15, 2025
Charlotte, NCJuly 12-14, 2026
Phoenix, AZJuly 11-13, 2027

School Nutrition Industry Conference

Orlando, FLJanuary 14-16, 2024
Phoenix, AZJanuary 19-21, 2025
Austin, TXJanuary 11-13, 2026
Tampa, FLJanuary 10-12, 2027

Legislative Action Conference

Washington, D.C.March 3-5, 2024
Washington, D.C.March 9-11, 2025
Washington, D.C.March 8-10, 2026
Washington, D.C.March 7-9, 2027
Washington, D.C.March 3-5, 2028

National Leadership Conference

Seattle, WAApril 25-27, 2024

National School Lunch Week

October 14-18, 2024
October 13-17, 2025

National School Breakfast Week

March 4-8, 2024
March 3-7, 2025
March 2-6, 2026

School Lunch Hero Day

May 3, 2024
May 2, 2025
May 1, 2026
May 7, 2027