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Here are some pictures taken at the 2016 Yorktown Day (Yorktown Victory Celebration). This is a very popular event with AFLers. Over 50 members attended this year's cocktail party on Wednesday night. Next year, the AFL is the lead organizer for Yorktown Day. We are planning some exiting additions to the traditional YDA program! Make your hotel reservations now!

Yorktown Victory Celebration 2016

Upcoming events

    • 08 Jun 2017
    • 11 Jun 2017
    • Bethlehem, PA

    The American Friends of Lafayette is delighted to announce that it will hold the 2017 annual meeting in and around Lafayette College from June 8th to June 11th.  Our hotel headquarters will be in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.  There will a welcome reception on Thursday night.  we will spend Friday touring historic sights via motor coach.  The Morristown encampment will be a highlight of that day along with other important landmarks pertaining to Lafayette.  On Saturday, we will spend the entire day at our Mecca, Lafayette College in Easton Pennsylvania.  After lunch on Saturday at the college, there will be a new discussion-group format unveiled. We plan to organize break-out sessions on topics related to Lafayette’s life, work and legacy.   At the college's Skillman Library, we will have historians and authors situated in several rooms associated with different topics. 

    On Saturday evening, we attend a reception with an exhibition of Lafayette portraits in the College Art Gallery.  Afterwards, we will have dinner in Lafayette College's Wilson Room that boasts a stunning, modern stained glass rendering of Lafayette.

    Click here for full details.
    • 18 Oct 2017
    • 19 Oct 2017
    • Yorktown, VA

    We will unveil the brand new Lafayette Statue as he stands proudly on the Yorktown Waterfront with General Washington and Admiral De Grasse.

    AFL leads the wreath laying at the French Cemetery at 8:15am.

Copyright The American Friends of Lafayette 2016.

"The American Friends of Lafayette" is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Farinon Center-  PO Box 9463 Lafayette College  Easton, PA 18042- 1798

email: americanfriendsoflafayette@gmail.com

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