LIGHTING SOCIETY OF CANADA (HLSC)
FRIDAY APRIL 19 TO SUNDAY APRIL 21, 2013
Location: Cambridge Holiday
- From the East or the West, take Hwy 401 West, exit #282-Hwy 24, turn right and
take immediate right at Groh Ave cut-off, turn right on Holiday Inn Dr.
Address: 200 Holiday Inn
Drive, Cambridge, Ontario N3C1Z4
Phone: (519) 658-4601
Room Rate: $99.00 -
$109.00 + taxes (single or double) per night. Mention HLSC and make
reservations before March 15th 2013 to receive this rate. Note the
above rate will be honoured for one day before and after the meeting dates for
those who wish to arrive early or stay later
Saturday meeting fees :
Lunch and meeting $35/person
Lunch, meeting & dinner $80/person
are requested to register in advance for the meeting. Registration packages will
be mailed to members with the latest Contact . Non members wishing to
attend the meeting should contact David Smuck , HLSC Treasurer 1481 Line 43
Perth East, New Hamburg, Ontario N3A 3Z3 or call 519-656-2889 or email
for details and to obtain registration materials. To facilitate planning please
return completed registrations to David Smuck before April 5th
note that there has been a change to the seminar schedule as originally printed
in the registration package. As outlined below Lloy Osburn will present her
seminar Friday evening and Peter Brickell will present his Saturday afternoon.
Members can bring restoration items either to the Friday Night Seminar or for
the Theme Table on Saturday.
The Friday Night
Seminar Glass Conservation & Restoration will be presented by Lloy Osburn
starting at 7:30 pm. The Friday Night Seminars are free and open to the public
- membership in HLSC is not a requirement. Please call Stan at (705) 636-9530 or
email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot.
The regular meeting program starts at 12 Noon
with lunch – the silent auction set up begins at 10 am and registration
commences at 11:00
The Saturday program includes lunch,
a Theme Table , a Show & Tell Table and a silent auction. We are fortunate to
have two Keynote Speakers for this meeting. Ed Tonna will talk about The Ed
& Abbie Meyer Collection at Auction-Part 2 from 1:45 – 2:45 followed by
Peter Brickell who will talk about Fuels for Your Lamp from 3:00 - 4:15
The HLSC optional dinner will follow
the meeting and the Hospitality Room will open after dinner.
FYI - Future HSLC
Meet – Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Centre, St. Catharines,
Ontario October18th – 20th 2013. Hotel rates
are $109 + taxes.
Program details and area points of interest to be announced.
Spring 2014 Meet
Don Schoenly of the Rushlight Club is organizing a joint meeting of the HLSC,
the Night Light, the Rush Light and the Fairy Light clubs to be held in
Rochester NY on April 25 - 27, 2014. Details will be available later.
Please watch the
www.historical-lighting.org for additional information as it becomes
ALADDIN KNIGHTS GATHERING
Aladdin Meets & Shows
following meets are organized by Aladdin Knights for the benefit of collectors
in their area. There is no official connection with NAALC at this time. We
encourage you to attend, study, learn, collect, and enjoy.
Eastern Lighting Collectors Meet and Lamp Show
April 4th to 6th,
2013, Somerset PA
Somerset Quality Inn, at exit 110 of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Somerset PA.
A room rate of $74.12, tax included, is available for show
registrants until March 31, 2013. (Phone the hotel directly for this rate.)
Room shopping and trading take
place Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and on Saturday the lamp show is open from
12:00 noon to 4:00 pm. Saturday activities include an optional evening buffet
and an evening seminar. The Saturday evening seminar “The Practicus Sales Case
and It’s Contents: A Tale of More than Two Cities” will be presented by
Rushlight members Tom Small and Jim Christner.
All meeting activities require a
meeting registration fee of $8.00 per family and the optional Saturday
banquet requires pre-payment of $20.00 per person. No lighting-club affiliation
is required for registration. Please contact the meeting hosts below for
meeting, banquet and registration information.
Tom Small - 201 Hemlock Ln - Meyersdale PA 15552 - Ph:
814-634-5639 - e-mail: email@example.com
Tom Millman - PO Box
375 - Bethel OH 45106 - Ph: 513-734-6884 -
Early American Pattern Glass Society
EASTERN REGION MEETING AND SEMINAR
Early American Pattern Glass Society
TIME AND PLACE:
The Early American Pattern Glass
Eastern Region Meeting/Seminar will be held in Harrisonburg , VA ,
on September 28th, 2013.
Magic Lantern Society future events
Conventions are held every other year (even number
years) in June or July, with all members and
guests welcome. A typical convention runs from Friday
morning through Sunday afternoon, with pre- and
post-convention events scheduled depending on location.
Friday and Saturday programs include presentations by
members - humorous, technical and historical, with
breaks for shopping at member dealer tables. There are
usually optional evening special events as well. Sunday
begins with a short business meeting followed by the
auction. Members may auction lanterns, slides and
associated paraphernalia. A percentage of the sale is
given to the Society to help offset convention expenses.
The convention location varies around the country to
reach the greatest number of members, but is dependent
upon a volunteer member in the area to chair the
convention. The location is determined during the Sunday
morning business meeting. Members and guests are welcome
to present at conventions; the convention chairperson
develops the schedule several months prior to the
Anyone interested in following MLS activities via our
monthly email newsletter, please send me an email and I
will add you to our distribution list.
Early American Pattern Glass Collectors
note of the date on your calendar:
EAPGS Annual Meeting - Indianapolis
April 18 - 21, 2013
The Sheraton at Keystone Crossing has been newly
renovated and is one of the premier meeting destinations of
Indianapolis. By 2013 all meeting space will also be renovated.
It's location is connected to the Keystone Fashion Mall
offering a marvelous choice of shopping from Off the Rack to Saks. The
north side location has easy access to I-435 (Indy's major loop) and the
Fairgrounds (home of the antique show). 21 restaurants are within
walking distance or try the indoor pool or fitness center.
The rate for 1 or 2 persons in a room is $89.00 in a
standard room. Club level rooms are $134.00 for two people. Included in
the rate of Club Level amenities are bottled water, complimentary
internet access, the Club Lounge featuring complimentary breakfast,
afternoon hors d'oeuves and a variety of beverages. A copier/printer and
supplies are also complimentary.
Parking is complimentary for all guests.
The group rate will be extended 3 days prior and after
the event – dependent upon availability. Perfect for some area
sightseeing, antiquing or day tripping to the Greentown Museum and area.
Breakfast specials will be $7.95 for Continental Breakfast and $13.95
for full breakfast buffet. This discounted rate is for hotel guests
Mark your calendar 2013 calendar, make your plans and we
will see you in Indy!
Reservations: 1-888-627-7814 and specify you are
attending the Early American Pattern Glass meeting.