2018 Fall Conference and AGM

2018 Nova Scotia Mayflower Colony Conference

Friday & Saturday, 28 & 29 September 2018

Port Maitland Consolidated School

3072 Highway 1, Port Maitland, Yarmouth County

Wheelchair accessible

Advance registration $20 (includes refreshments and lunch on Saturday) Registrations received after 9 September $25

Exploring Our Remarkable Mayflower Heritage

SCHEDULE

Friday 28 September

6:00-7:00 Registration – Lobby

6:00- 7:00 Meet & Greet; Visit Displays – Cafeteria & Gymnasium

7:00-7:30 Greetings & Introductions – Gymnasium

7:30-8:15 Mayflower Tour – England & Holland, Susan Roser

8:15-8:45 Acadian Stories, True and Otherwise, Laurent d’Entremont

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Saturday 29 September

9:00-10:00 Registration – Lobby
Meet & Greet – Lobby, Cafeteria, Gymnasium

10:00-10:15 Welcome & Greetings from Canadian Society Bill Curry, Regent & George McNeillie, Governor CSMD 10:15-10:50 Tracing My Family to the Wampanoag Garnet Purdy
10:50-11:00 Brief Stretch Break

11:00-11:45 My Mayflower Ancestor Moderator Jean Wood Brief stories by participants about their Mayflower ancestors

Elizabeth Warren – Beth HyslopRichard Warren – Donnie HyslopFrancis Cooke – Marshall Moses

11:45-12:00 Presentations to new members – Judi Archibald, Historian
12:00-12:45 Lunch in Cafeteria
12:45-1:00 Group Photo
1:00-1:45 2020 Preparations by the General Society in Plymouth and hi-lites from the 2017 Congress Susan Roser

1:45-2:30 Ancestral Roll Call, Annual General Meeting, Election of Officers1:55-2:30 Following Ancestral Roll Call, Concurrent session with AGM in Cafeteria

Proving your Mayflower Ancestry

Workshop with Judi Archibald, N.S. Mayflower Colony Historian 2:30-3:00 Door prizes and general hilarity to end the Conference with Gary Archibald.

Safe Journey Home