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National Button Society
2003 Show
Schedule

Date Time Activity
Saturday,
August 8
   
  7:30 a.m. -
8:00 a.m.
Registration
  8:00 a.m. -
6:00 p.m.
Monticello Tour
  11:00 a.m. -
6:00 p.m.
Richmond City Tour Canceled
Sunday,
August 10
   
  8:30 a.m. -
9:00 a.m.
Registration
  9:00 a.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Richmond City Tour
  6:00 p.m. -
10:30 p.m.
Riverboat Tour & Dinner
Monday,
August 11
   
  8:00 a.m. -
1:00 p.m.
Registration
  8:00 a.m. -
5:30 p.m.
Williamsburg Tour
  9:00 a.m. -
10:00 a.m.
Classification and Division Chairs Meeting
  10:30 a.m. -
12:00 noon
Board Meeting - Informal
  2:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Tray Check-in
  6:00 p.m. -
7:00 p.m.
Classification/Judges & Clerks Meeting
(Required for all judges and clerks)
  7:30 p.m. -
9:00 p.m.
Reception & Program
William Leigh
Tuesday,
August12
   
  7:30 a.m. -
9:00 a.m.
Tray Check-in
  9:00 a.m. - 
12:00 Noon
Registration
  10:00 a.m. -
10:00 p.m.
Judging
  1:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Junior Tour - Science Museum of Virginia
Wednesday, August 13     
  8:30 a.m. -
finished
Judging
  9:30 a.m. -
8:30 p.m.
Junior Tour - Busch Gardens Canceled
  10:00 a.m. - 
4:00 p.m. 
Registration
  10:00 a.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
  2:30 p.m. - 
3:30 p.m.
Wood Workshop
Claudia Chalmers
  3:30 p.m. -
5:30 p.m.
Executive Board Meeting
  5:30 p.m. -
6:30 p.m.
Plastic Workshop
Pat & David Fields
  7:00 p.m. - 
8:00 p.m.
Porcelain Workshop (Limited Number)
Millicent Safro
Thursday, 
August 14
   
  7:00 a.m. -
9:00 a.m.
Dealer setup & Breakfast
  9:30 a.m. - 
4:30 p.m.
Registration
  9:30 a.m. -
4:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
  10:00 a.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Showroom Open
  1:00 p.m. -
9:00 p.m.
Competition Trays open for viewing
  1:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality
1:00 p.m. -
3:00 p.m. 
How to Look at a Button (Junior Workshop)
Meagan Melloy
  3:30 p.m. - 
4:30 p.m.
Fabric Workshop
Betty Ray
  5:00 p.m. - 
6:00 p.m.
Golden Age Workshop
John Whiteford
  8:00 p.m. - 
10:30 p.m.
Dessert and View of Silent Auction items
  9:00 p.m. -
10:00 p.m.
Judging Review
Friday,
August 15
   
  8:00 a.m. -
10:00 a.m.
General Meeting
  10:00 a.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Showroom Open
  10:00 a.m. - 
4:00 p.m.
Registration
  10:00 a.m. - 
4:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
  1:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m.
Hospitality
  1:30 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.
Workshop - Being a Judge at National
Tammy Jones
  3:45 p.m. -
5:15 p.m.
Executive Board Meeting
  6:00 p.m. -
9:00 p.m.
Dinner  and Program - Theater & Opera Buttons
Pam Vasilow
  9:00 p.m. -
10:00 p.m.
Silent Auction
Saturday,
August 16
   
  8:00 a.m. -
9:50 a.m.
Breakfast
  10:00 a.m. - 
1:30 p.m.
Ways and Means
  10:00 a.m. - 
2:00 p.m.
Registration
  10:00 a.m. -
3:00 p.m.
Showroom Open
  11:00 a.m. Editor/President Meeting
  3:00 p.m. Tray Check-out

A more detailed schedule is available in the May National Button Bulletin.
No workshops or programs can be signed up for on the internet.
Everyone should send the pre-registration  form (see the May Bulletin) along with a check, payable to MWBC 2003 by July 15, 2003 to:

Sheila Brudno
5301 Carvel Road
Bethesda, MD 20816


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