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Save the Date for the 2019 AMI Conference!

Save the date for the next AMI conference “Let your Resources Roar!” at Roaring River State Park, near Cassville MO, September 15-18, 2019. Roaring River State Park is one of Missouri’s crown jewels and one of the most attended state parks. Key features include the Roaring River Spring and trout hatchery, Emory Melton Inn and Conference Center, […]

2018 AMI Awards

Congratulations to all of the 2018 AMI award winners! Scholarship Winners Left to Right: Lee Wilbeck – AMI Award Chair, Emily Deeba (Saint Louis University), Jacob Lutes (Missouri Western University), Melissa Nyga (SE Missouri State University). Not present:  Cole Hoover, University of Central Missouri. Outstanding Volunteer Dennis Burd (Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, Branson) Outstanding […]

2018 Conference Registration Information

We invite you to “Cross the Streams: Bring Interpretation and Education Together to Achieve Shared Goals.” Join us for the 2018 Association of Missouri Interpreters Workshop September 10th – 13th, 2018, at Echo Bluff State Park in Eminence, MO. Echo Bluff State Park, opened in mid-2016, is a 476-acre park featuring Sinking Creek and the […]

AMI 2018 Fall Conference News

Auction The conference planning committee has been busy getting things together for this fall’s conference. They are asking for your help to bring auction items from your own stash or items donated by a business. If you like it but just don’t need it anymore bring it to the conference and there will probably be […]

Important 2015 Workshop Information

This year’s workshop in Kansas City promises to be another great one, and we hope to have as many AMI members there as we can get.   Not only because we love gathering with fellow interpreters, but also because there is a very important vote coming up at this year’s business meeting.   For those that cannot attend, […]

Following the Rivers: AMI 2012

The theme for this year’s AMI workshop is “Rivers connect us to life-sustaining resources through time.”  We will be exploring how our cultural and natural heritage has shaped the state, with a spotlight on the deep Missouri Ozarks and the stories we tell to interpret our resources. Pre-conference activities start August 20 in Van Buren, […]

2011 AMI Awards

Some news from your 2011 AMI Awards Committee: AMI is a professional organization that assists and supports the work of individuals and groups engaged in resource interpretation.  A key word in that statement is “supports”.  How do you feel supported?  Is it through encouragement or a pat on the back?  The feeling of support from […]

2011 George Kastler Interpreter Scholarships

Each year, AMI awards George Kastler Interpreter Scholarships to one undergraduate and one graduate student who plan to enter the field of interpretation.  To qualify for the scholarships, students must be either a graduate student or a junior or senior undergraduate, attend a Missouri college or university, and be studying in the field of interpretation (biology, environmental education, parks and recreation, wildlife […]

AMI T-Shirt Design Contest

The 2011 Workshop Committee is now taking submissions for a new and creative AMI T-shirt design.  If selected, your design will grace a new set of T-shirts at the 2011 conference.  Don’t fancy yourself a graphic designer?  Don’t worry about it!  The idea’s the thing.  We can work with the printers to tweak it into […]

2011 Conference

The 2011 Association of Missouri Interpreters Conference will be held September 12-15 in Farmington, Missouri.  For more information, visit the conference page.