I'm looking forward to attending this conference.
Another event in the Chicago area that people might be interested in
--- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
, "DAVID BRUNELLE"
> Hello Everyone,
> Just a quick reminder that the website has been updated and the
> leaders and topics have been posted for the Living History
> Trade Show taking place this Friday, March 2nd and Saturday, March
> the Doubletree International Plaza Hotel, 655 Dixon Road, Toronto,
> For more information and to register on-line for the conference
> our website at www.livinghistoryconference.com . If you have any
> regarding the conference please feel free to contact me anytime at
> davidbrunelle@... Look forward to seeing everyone there!!
> David Brunelle
> LHC Organizing Committee
> Doubletree International Plaza Hotel,
> 655 Dixon Road
> Toronto, Ontario
> Sponsored by:
> Historic Military Establishment of Upper Canada
> (Not-for-Profit Registered Charity)
> The Historic Military Establishment of Upper Canada is proud to
> that after a one year hiatus the Living History Conference and
> will be returning to the Doubletree International Plaza Hotel in
> Ontario on March 2nd and 3rd 2007.
> The schedule is similar to the 2005 conference with a pub social on
> night including period music, period games, a history trivia
contest as well
> as a great evening to reacquaint yourself with old and hopefully
> new friends. Saturday will feature our key note speaker Rick Green
> seminars to choose from being led by your fellow friends and peers
> various historical topics covering times periods from the French &
> War to World War I. Saturday evening will once again feature a
> and ball with period music and entertainment.
> Our trade show area will once again feature various period
> displays, exhibits, re-enactment recruitment displays and other
> booths. We have booked the International Foyer area of the hotel
> located right in the middle of the hotel and conference areas to
> maximum exposure for all trade show participants attending. We will
> have security on Friday evening to patrol the trade show area to
> merchants and exhibitors to set-up on Friday after 4:00pm. Period
> will be charged a small fee for setting up. All registered trade
> participants will be featured on our website with a picture and
> of his or her products and services available.
> We are also looking for potential partners and sponsors for the
> help offset the cost of operating the event. We will have various
> sponsorship packages available as well as selling ads in the
> brochure, flyers and on our website. We are also looking for
> to join our executive committee to be in charge of fundraising,
> applications and sponsorship for the event. If you or anyone you
> experience in the fundraising department and would like to be part
> executive committee please have them contact any member of our
> committee for more information.
> Our website is up and running and includes all the information you
> sign up and register for the event. Please check out our website
> new information and updates at www.livinghistoryconference.com . We
> have online registration for everyone who wishes to attend and
> be made using your visa or MasterCard.
> The Living History Conference and Trade Show Committee presently
> a.. Elizabeth Woodley-Hall, Logistics/Conference
> b.. Joe Clark, Registration/Seminar Coordinator
> c.. Bill Longo, Website Design/Maintenance
> d.. Susan Spencer, Trade Show Coordinator
> e.. David Brunelle, Business Administrator
> f.. Diane Feltoe - Registration Desk Coordinator
> Tentative fees for the 2007 Living History Conference & Trade Show
> a.. Conference Fee: $40.00 a person (pre-registration)
> b.. $45.00 a person (no pre-registration)
> c.. Period Banquet/Dance Fee: $45.00 a person - Cash Bar
> d.. $80.00 a couple: Cash Bar
> e.. Period Merchants Fee: $25.00 includes a 10 X 10 space
> f.. Exhibitors: Free (no selling or fundraising)
> g.. Museum Displays: Free (no selling or fundraising)
> h.. Recruitment Displays: Free (no selling or fundraising)
> Hotel Rooms at the Doubletree Plaza Hotel have been block booked at
> of $125.00 night for single or double occupancy. If you are
> staying at the hotel please call to reserve your room and mention
> with the conference to get the discounted rate. Normal rates for
> range from $164.00 a night and up. If you are looking for hotels
> rates there are many located nearby as we are close to the Toronto
> International Airport. Other accommodations choices will be
available on the
> website in the near future.
> Parking at the hotel is $10.00 a day.
> For lunches, snacks etc., there are five restaurants located in the
> Doubletree Plaza Hotel as well as many restaurants including
> Harvey's, Tim Horton's, Swiss Chalet, etc. located within a block
> Conference Centre itself.
> We encourage everyone to attend in period attire and they will
> special draw ticket to win some great prizes. We will also be
> silent auction, a 50/50 draw to raise some funds for the conference
> possibly an open public auction.
> In addition, the first 150 individuals to pre-register and pay will
> a free 2007 Living History Conference and Trade Show traveling
> thermos mug!
> If you have any questions and suggestions for activities or ways to
> the conference feel free to contact us anytime and don't forget to
> checking the website for updates and the confirmation of seminar
> our key note speaker.
> Looking forward to seeing everyone there!
> a.. Elizabeth Woodley-Hall
> b.. David Brunelle
> c.. Joe Clark
> d.. Bill Longo
> e.. Susan Spencer
> f.. Diane Feltoe
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