Annual Meeting

Save these dates to join other SWPA members and friends as we revisit the format and structure of past meetings to be held at the Jekyll Island Conference Center! Plan NOW to enjoy the family time and freedom next year’s relaxed conference style event will offer. All that this event needs to be a success is you.

SWPA  2017  Annual Meeting

June 2 -3, 2017

Jekyll Island Conference Center

Jekyll Island, GA

 MARK YOUR CALENDARS to join other SWPA members and supporters for fun and fellowship while viewing the latest equipment, supplies, services and technologies for wood fiber harvesting and transportation.


Annual Meeting Location

Jekyll Island Convention Center

75 N. Beachview Drive,   Jekyll Island, GA 31527


Annual Meeting Events                         

Thursday - June 1, 2017

1:00PM Golf Tournament      proceeds go to “Log A Load for Kid’s Charity”


Friday -  June 2, 2017

9:00AM – 1:00PM       Continuing Logger Education
              (FL Master Logger Renewal / GA Master Timber Harvester credits)


1:00PM - 6:00PM        Registration/Hospitality/Vendor Areas              


Saturday - June  3, 2017

8:00AM – 2:30PM       Registration/Hospitality/Vendor Areas

6:00PM – 7:00PM       President’s Reception

6:45PM – 9:00PM       Kid’s Night Out

7:00PM – 9:00PM       Annual Meeting Banquet



Holiday Inn Resorts                            912-635-2211              Ask for SWPA Annual Meeting Rates

Villas By The Sea                               912-635-2521              Ask for SWPA Annual Meeting Rates

Hampton Inn & Suites                        912-635-3733              Ask for SWPA Annual Meeting Rates

Beachview Club Hotel                        912-635-2256

Days Inn & Suites                               912-635-9800

Westin Jekyll Island                            912-835-4545

Quality Inn & Suites                            912-635-2202

Jekyll Realty                                        912-635-3301              Vacation Home Rentals

Parker -Kaufman                                 912-635-2512              Vacation Home Rentals

Jekyll Island Campground                  912-635-3021              Campground

Jekyll Island Club Hotel                      912-635-2600              Resort


While  Visiting  Jekyll Island…

Summer Waves                                      912-635-2074             Water Park

Three Oaks Farms                                912-635-9500               Horseback Riding     

Guided Segway Tours                            912-635-9704                      

Jekyll Island Boat Tours                          912-635-3152              

Georgia Sea Turtle Center                      912-635-4444  

Jekyll Island Museum                             912-635-4036               Trolley Tours

Mini Golf / Bike Rentals                           912-635-2648

Jekyll Island Golf Club                            912-635-2368

Jekyll Harbor Marina                               912-635-3137

Jekyll Island Fishing Center                    912-635-3556