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AFL ANNUAL MEETING

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June 6th to 9th, 2019

SAVANNAH, GEORGIA

Hello American Friends of Lafayette.   It's that time again!!!

President Alan Hoffman has organized a wonderful annual meeting for everyone this year in Savannah, Georgia.

Our host hotel is the Hilton Garden Inn (80 Clyde E. Martin Drive, Savannah, Georgia 31408).

Thursday, June 6th

  • 7:00pm: Welcome Reception at the Hotel

Friday, June 7th

  • 7:00am to 8:30am: Breakfast at the hotel (included)
  • 8:45am: Bus from Hotel to Historic Savannah
  • 9:30am: Private tour of the Owens-Thomas House (Lafayette's Savannah Headquarters - see photo below)
  • Noon: Luncheon at B. Matthews Restaurant
  • 1:00pm: Bus tour of Historic Savannah (emphasis on Lafayette sites)
  • 2:30pm: "Hop on - Hop off" bus tour of other sites for example Telfair Museums and Juliette Gordon Low House (founder of Girl Scouts).
  • 4:45pm: Bus back to Hotel
  • 6:00pm: Cocktail reception
  • 7:00pm: Annual Banquet - Keynote Speaker President Emeritus, Professor Robert Crout

Saturday, June 8th

  • 7:00am to 7:59am: Breakfast at the hotel (included)
  • 8:00am: Bus from Hotel to Edisto Island (where Lafayette's steamboat stopped in 1825).
  • 10:00am: Tour of Edisto Island Museum
  • Noon: Lunch at the historic  Edisto Island New First Missionary Baptist Church
  • 1:15pm: Tour of the Seabrook Plantation House (where Lafayette was hosted in 1825).
  • 2:30pm: Visit to Edisto Island Presbyterian Churchyard Cemetery (Tomb of Carolina Lafayette Seabrook)
  • 3:45pm: Bus to Hotel
  • 6:30pm: Buffet Dinner at the Hotel - Surprise Speaker !!!

Sunday, June 9

  • 7:00am to 8:59am: Breakfast at the hotel (included)
  • 9:00am: Annual Business Meeting

If you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact....

Chuck Schwam...via phone at 240-676-5010 or email at chsgop@aol.com

Thank you and vive Lafayette !!!

Chuck Schwam

AMERICAN FRIENDS OF LAFAYETTE

TREASURER / PUBLISHER / EVENT PLANNER

(+1) 240.676.5010



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