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2015 Homecoming Schedule
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17th Annual
US/Canadian History & Genealogy Conference

Event co-hosted by The Harriet Tubman Institute of York University & Buxton Historical Society

Pre-registration is required:

Before August 22nd - $40
After August 23rd - $50

(Buffet Luncheon, break refreshments, museum and wagon ride tour included in admission price)

REGISTRATION FORMS

Featured speakers include:

  • Adam Arenson, Associate Professor, Manhattan College.
  • Richard Reid, Professor Emeritus, University of Guelph.
  • Jane Zavitz Bond, Archivist, The Archives and Library of Canada for the Canadian Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.
  • Harry Bradshaw Matthews, Associate Dean & Director, U.S. Pluralism Center, Hartwick College.
  • Donna Elliott, American Civil War Historical Re-enactment Society.
  • York University Student Panel

 

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SATURDAY

Food Vendors

Family Feud Baseball Tournament

Party in the Park, Pt. 13

  • Time: 8 p.m. - 1 a.m.
  • Admission:  $5.00
  • Where: Park Grounds, Beer Tent

 

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SUNDAY

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Flag Football Tournament

  • Time: 12. - 5 p.m.
  • Spectator Admission:  FREE
  • Participant Cost: to be announced
  • registration: to be announced

North Buxton Community Church

  • 3 p.m.  Special Service

Cricket Demonstration

  • Time: 3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Where: Park Grounds

Re-enactments

  • Time: 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Where: Park Grounds

FIREWORKS!

  • Time:  when it gets dark!
  • Admission:  FREE
  • Where:  Park Grounds

 

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MONDAY

Food Vendors

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Pictured above is Mr. Earl Prince (seated with his boss, wife Corinne), the founder of our parade and dedicated Parade Marshall for over
50 years
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12:30 PARADE
Admission: FREE

PARK EVENTS
Admission: $4.00

Event hosts North Buxton Community Club, Buxton Historical Society, & Buxton Next Generation

Fairground Attractions

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