* Friday, April 21- Sunday, April 23, 2000. Utica, Illinois.
ASIFA-Central is having its Eighth Annual Animators Conference and Retreat. Anyone interested in animation can attend. While taking in the wonders of nature, animators can show their reel to other animators. The event will feature a variety of activities organized for the weekend from presentations by individual animators to talks about animators and demonstrations of animation styles and techniques. Utica is located on the Illinois River, 90 miles west of Chicago (90 minutes), at I-80 near I-39 (Illinois Rte 51). For more information contact Deanna Morse at: School of Communications, 268 LSH Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI 49401; Fax: (616) 895-2700; or Web: www.asifa.org/animate.