Virginia Canals & Navigations Society
40th Annual Conference & Membership Meeting
September 29 – Oct 1, 2017
Happy Birthday Celebration – 40 years of commitment.
Special Feature •••••• The Tireless James c lean-up
(partnering with James River Association)
LODGING OPTIONS: Please note that choices for lodging are limited.
We suggest Motels – James River Inn. 3057 White Rock Rd, Scottsville, VA 24590. Must reserve by September 1, Rate $165/nightly Ten (10) rooms blocked as courtesy to us (434) 286 – 2100.
— Lumpkins Restaurant & Motel. 1075 Valley St. Scottsville. VA 24590′ .. Must reserve by Sept 1, Rate $55 single $65 double Convenient to walk to downtown! (434) 286 – 3690
Camping — on the James River
Horseshoe Flats 125 Snowden Rd, Scottsville, VA 24590 (434) 285 – 4401
******conference attendees shall arrange for their own lodging******
Conference Schedule of Events
(pick up conference materials upstairs in Victory Hall, 401 Valley Street) until 8 pm
Full Conference Registration includes:
Friday 6:30 pm Welcome reception – Victory Hall.. … catered by Crust & Crumb Bakery
7:30 pm Mr. W. Neighbors, speaker ………….. The Canal Basin Warehouse restoration
Saturday 10:00 am Guided Walking Tour/Mr. Dan Gritsko
…. Meet Historians at Scottsville Museum
More to see ……. Hatton Ferry and shops
Optional Volunteer to be part of Tireless James Clean-up [register early) Optional Tireless James. You provide your own batteau or canoe. (Participants are required to sign a release form and should come prepared with PFD and lunch) Please contact Andrew Shaw for more details firstname.lastname@example.org or (434) 420 – 4428.
Saturday 6:30 pm Banquet/business meeting ……… Tavern on the James 280 Valley Street, 8:00 pm Out on the town ……. Tavern, James River Brewery.
Sunday 9:00.am River float, casual