FANA holds an annual convention in April or May at different host cities. The annual convention is called The Assemblage.Past meetings have been held in many cities on the east and west coasts and in between, the most recent being San Antonio, Texas; Bloomington-Minneapolis, Minnesota; Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida and Chicago, Illinois.
The next Assemblage will take place in San Diego, California, April 25-29, 2018. Most activities will take place at the Hilton San Diego Mission Valley Hotel. There will be short lectures on silhouette fans, new fans, chinoiserie, eBay, and fans NOT to buy. There will be a Members’ fan exhibit, Members’ Fan Sale, and a Fan Auction.
For more of the details, and to register for the Assemblage, CLICK HERE . Online payment is available via PayPal. You do not have to have a PayPal account, you may pay with your own credit card. We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!
Regional Meetings: Members are encouraged to take the initiative in outreach to other fan collectors and prospective members. The East Bay Fan Guild is active in California. The Southwest Connection is active in Arizona. The Northeast Connection is active in the northeastern states and Canada. Other members have joined together on an occasional basis to share information and activities in other parts of the country.
Special Exhibits: If there are special events with an open invitation, all FANA members are notified and may choose to attend.