Black and Red and a hint of Silver
Aim to arrive in Peterborough around 4:00 pm so you can check into the hotel, unload the car, and meet your friends.
At this time, you'll meet your Team of World Famous Detectives , receive your table seating assignment for Saturday Lunch and Dinner and Sunday Lunch, and get any refunds owing to you.
Bring your Exchange Gift, Gathering Helper and Centrepiece to hand in at the Registration area. (If you brought a display, keep it in your room until Saturday afternoon.)
Friday Night Supper:
Meet and Greet
7:00 – 8:30: Breakfast. Buffet style. Sit where you like
8:45-12:15: Saturday Workshops, with a mid-morning break. There will be a UFO (UnFinished Objects) table if you just want to bring your own projects to work on.
12:15-1:30: Lunch – assigned seating
1:45-5:00: Saturday workshops continued
5:00 – 6:00: Display room set-up. Take your displays to the Caraway Room. Get changed for Cocktail Hour and Dinner
6:00 – 7:00: Cocktail Hour. There will be prizes and Surprises.
7:00 – 9:00: Banquet. Assigned Seating. Bring your table gifts to share if you have some.
9:00-9:30 – Sunday Workshop Kit Sales
9:00 – 11:00 Display Room and Consorting with Known Miniaturists.
11:00: Display room closes. Remove your displays promptly (or else Bob gets to keep them).
7:00-8:30: Buffet Breakfast. Sit where you like
9:00 – 12:00: Sunday morning workshops, Round Table Kit Workshops
12:15-2:00 (approx): Lunch – assigned seating.
Announcements of prizes and Gathering Helper Winners and Next Year's Gathering
The Doll House and Train Emporium , 100 Peter Street in Port Hope, will be open for you to visit before and after the gathering.
Colleen says she'll have some Gathering specials for attendees, so check back here for further information or visit their website at http://www.dollhouseemporium.com/
Drawing for the Exchange gifts will take place at meals throughout the weekend.
Giving is optional.
***LET US KNOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE**
From Ottawa: Highway 7 west towards Peterborough, where it turns into Lansdowne St (7B). Then turn right (north) onto George Street till you get to the Holiday Inn, on right hand side.
From the west: Hwy 401 east, exit at 115/35, north. Stay on 115 as it goes east towards Peterborough. Exit at The Parkway, go north to Lansdowne St, then turn right, east on Lansdowne to George St. Left (north) till you get to the Holiday Inn, on the right hand side.
From Port Hope : Hwy 28 (Ontario St) North to 115/7, turn east. Exit at The Parkway, go north to Lansdowne St, then turn right, east on Lansdowne to George St. Left (north) till you get to the Holiday Inn, on the right hand side.
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