Schedule

National Button Society Convention
August 6 - 11, 2001
Denver, Colorado

Here's what you need to plan your week in Denver - dates, times, and locations for the tours, programs, workshops, and events that make up a National Button Society convention.

5/20/01 - The Show Chairman reports that all  of the Limited Participation tours and programs are at capacity. 

6/26/01 - Efforts are underway to arrange small group tours of JHB Tuesday-Friday. Anyone interested should contact Barbara Reiter @ 303-327-5142 or email berei1@aol.com 

Date/Time Event Location
Tours Programs Workshops Meetings

Saturday,
August 4

   
11:30 AM  -
12:15 PM
Registration Table Open North Lobby
12:45 PM -
6:00 PM
Early Bird Tour (Denver Mountain Parks) Hotel Lobby

Sunday,
August 5

   
11:30 AM  -
12:15 PM
Registration Table Open North Lobby
12:45 PM -
5:00 PM
Early Bird Tour (Denver Highlights) Hotel Lobby

Monday,
August 6

   
8:00 AM -
5:00 PM
Tray Check-in E-Bay
8:00 AM -
1:00 PM
Registration North Lobby
9:00 AM -
1:40 PM
JHB Tour - First Group of 55
JHB is the second largest wholesaler of buttons in the world! Full
Hotel Lobby
9:00 AM -
10:00 AM
Classification & Division Chairs Steamboat Room
10:30 AM -
12:00 PM
Board Meeting - Informal Steamboat Room
11:00 AM -
3:40 PM
JHB Tour - Second Group of 55
JHB is the second largest wholesaler of buttons in the world! 
Full
Hotel Lobby
6:00 PM -
7:00 PM
Classification, Judges, & Clerks Meeting - Required meeting for all judges and clerks. Steamboat Room
7:30 PM -
9:00 PM
Early Bird Reception & Program -
Barbara Daubenspeck "Queen of Quilts"
Vail Room / Steamboat

Tuesday,
August 7

   
7:30 AM -
9:00 AM
Tray Check-in E-Bay
9:00 AM -
12:00 PM
Registration North Lobby
10:00 AM -
10:00 PM
Judging E-Bay
12:30 PM -
1:30 PM
Judges Luncheon E-Bay
5:00 PM -
7:00 PM
Dinner Break for Judges  

Wednesday,
August 8

   
8:30 AM -
until finished
Judging E-Bay
9:00 AM -
3:00 PM
Georgetown Loop Tour Hotel Lobby
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM
Registration North Lobby
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM
Ways and Means North Lobby
1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
Hospitality Copper Mountain
2:30 PM -
3:30 PM
Ed & Marian Hurley - 18th Century Metal, Hands On (Limited to 35 participants) Full Telluride Room
3:30 PM -
5:00 PM
Executive Board Meeting Steamboat Room
4:00 PM -
5:00 PM
Ann Olson - Division I Black Glass - A Classification Study for the Beginner - (Ltd to 25 participants) Full Telluride Room
5:15 PM -
6:15 PM
China Button Fanciers Telluride Room
7:30 PM -
9:00 PM
Classification Meeting Vail Room

Thursday,
August 9

   
7:00 AM Dealer Set-up E-Bay
9:30 AM -
4:30 PM
Registration North Lobby
9:30 AM -
4:30 PM
Ways and Means North Lobby
10:00 AM -
5:00 PM
Showroom Open E-Bay
11:30 AM -
12:30 PM
Pat Fields - A Closer Look at Vegetable Ivory Silverton
1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
Hospitality Copper Mountain
1:00 PM -
2:00 PM
Freddie Speights - 19th Century Silverton
2:30 PM -
3:30 PM
Ed & Marian Hurley - Slideshow Presentation on 18th Century Metals Silverton
7:00 PM -
8:00 PM
Bruce Beck - Heads Vail Room / Steamboat
8:15 - PM -
9:45 PM
Silent Auction & Dessert Vail Room / Steamboat

Friday,
August 10

   
8:00 AM -
10:00 AM
General Meeting Steamboat Room
10:00 AM -
5:00 PM
Showroom Open E-Bay
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM
Registration North Lobby
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM
Ways and Means North Lobby
10:00 AM -
11:00 AM
Judging Review Steamboat Room
11:15 AM -
12:15 PM
Tammy Jones - Games for   Juniors Telluride Room
1:00 PM -
4:00 PM
Hospitality Copper Mountain
1:15 PM -
2:15 PM
Tammy Jones & Cathy Lindauer - Learn the Ins & Outs of Being a Judge at National Breckenridge
2:30 PM -
4:00 PM
Jocelyn Howells - The Sense-Able Way to Identify Plastic Buttons (Limited to 75 participants) Full Breckenridge
4:15 PM-
5:15 PM
Executive Board Meeting Breckenridge
6:00 PM -
7:15 PM
Dinner Vail Room / Steamboat
7:30 PM -
9:00 PM
Program - Elizabeth Hughes - The 18th Century Revival of the 1890s Vail Room / Steamboat
9:00 PM -
10:00 PM
Best Vest in the West Show Down & Silent Auction A-Bay

Saturday,
August 11

   
8:00 AM Breakfast A-Bay
10:00 AM -
3:00 PM
Showroom Open E-Bay
10:00 AM -
2:00 PM
Registration North Lobby
10:00 AM -
1:30 PM
Ways and Means North Lobby
11:00 PM Editors & Presidents Meeting Telluride Room
3:30 PM Tray Check-out E-Bay

   


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