2017 Convention Attendee Information

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Greetings 2017 Convention Attendees!

We are just a week away from the Convention and the excitement of going Back to the Future. I am sure many of you are already packing your bags and cars right now.

The RWCS Website and the Convention Supplement are your sources for all your Convention information. Here are the links to plan your Convention Experience:

Schedule – See the latest times and locations for all the events and activities.

crockhunt2017.jpgCrock Hunt – Starts  July 1 and runs through Saturday, July 8. Discover new places to eat, shop, and see in Red Wing, MN. Join your fellow members and check the 12 participating businesses.

Wednesday, July 5

  • 7:00 am RWCS Board Meeting – Minnesota State College Southeast
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Pre-registered pick up – Pottery Museum of Red Wing
    • Be sure to pick up your Convention Supplement
  • Pottery Museum of Red Wing Events
    • 6:00 pm– 9:00pm – WINE-ing for Red Wing Pottery Museum of Red Wing

Thursday, July 6 – Minnesota State College Southeast (308 Pioneer Road)

  • Commemorative Unveiled
  • Keynote: Collectors Through the Decades
  • 40th Celebration following keynote
    • Charter Member recognition
  • T-shirt and Tile Pick up at College Only
  • Chapter Meetings
  • Young Collectors
  • AUCTION at the RED WING NATIONAL GUARD ARMORY (885 E 7th St)
    • Viewing at 3:00 pm
    • Live auction at 4:30 pm
    • Concessions by Goodhue County Historical Society
    • Parking and Shuttle from Minnesota Correctional Facility watch for signs

Friday, July 7 – Minnesota State College Southeast

Saturday, July 8 – Red Wing National Guard Armory

  • Show and Sale – Saturday, concessions by Goodhue County Historical Society
    • Parking and Shuttle from Minnesota Correctional Facility watch for signs
  • Banquet – Saturday Night at Mount Frontenac Golf Course– tickets still available
  • T-shirt, Tile, and Commemorative Pick Up

Other Convention links

  • Display – Thursday and Friday at the College
  • Chapter 40 display
  • Chapter Challenge Silent Auction

Information about the City of Red Wing:

  • Things to do in Red Wing – Coming for the 4th of July or looking for other events in Red Wing? There’s events like amateur baseball games, ice cream socials and concerts in the park!
  • PIONEER ROAD IS CLOSED FOR A ROUND ABOUT INSTALLATION BY THE MIDDLE SCHOOL. When heading to the College please go through downtown Red Wing.
  • Directions to Events – Includes information on finding the Minnesota State College and the Red Wing National Guard Armory.
  • City of Red Wing Information – All the links to City of Red Wing tourism and visitor information

One last reminder; don’t forget to bring your red badge holder and volunteer pin! I am looking forward to seeing all of you in Red Wing. Safe travels!

SEE YOU SOON COLLECTORS!

Stacy Wegner
Executive Director

Greetings 2017 Convention Attendees!

We are just a week away from the Convention and the excitement of going Back to the Future. I am sure many of you are already packing your bags and cars right now.

The RWCS Website and the Convention Supplement are your sources for all your Convention information. Here are the links to plan your Convention Experience:

Schedule – See the latest times and locations for all the events and activities.

crockhunt2017.jpgCrock Hunt – Starts  July 1 and runs through Saturday, July 8. Discover new places to eat, shop, and see in Red Wing, MN. Join your fellow members and check the 12 participating businesses.

Wednesday, July 5

  • 7:00 am RWCS Board Meeting – Minnesota State College Southeast
  • 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Pre-registered pick up – Pottery Museum of Red Wing
    • Be sure to pick up your Convention Supplement
  • Pottery Museum of Red Wing Events
    • 6:00 pm– 9:00pm – WINE-ing for Red Wing Pottery Museum of Red Wing

Thursday, July 6 – Minnesota State College Southeast (308 Pioneer Road)

  • Commemorative Unveiled
  • Keynote: Collectors Through the Decades
  • 40th Celebration following keynote
    • Charter Member recognition
  • T-shirt and Tile Pick up at College Only
  • Chapter Meetings
  • Young Collectors
  • AUCTION at the RED WING NATIONAL GUARD ARMORY (885 E 7th St)
    • Viewing at 3:00 pm
    • Live auction at 4:30 pm
    • Concessions by Goodhue County Historical Society
    • Parking and Shuttle from Minnesota Correctional Facility watch for signs

Friday, July 7 – Minnesota State College Southeast

Saturday, July 8 – Red Wing National Guard Armory

  • Show and Sale – Saturday, concessions by Goodhue County Historical Society
    • Parking and Shuttle from Minnesota Correctional Facility watch for signs
  • Banquet – Saturday Night at Mount Frontenac Golf Course– tickets still available
  • T-shirt, Tile, and Commemorative Pick Up

Other Convention links

  • Display – Thursday and Friday at the College
  • Chapter 40 display
  • Chapter Challenge Silent Auction

Information about the City of Red Wing:

  • Things to do in Red Wing – Coming for the 4th of July or looking for other events in Red Wing? There’s events like amateur baseball games, ice cream socials and concerts in the park!
  • PIONEER ROAD IS CLOSED FOR A ROUND ABOUT INSTALLATION BY THE MIDDLE SCHOOL. When heading to the College please go through downtown Red Wing.
  • Directions to Events – Includes information on finding the Minnesota State College and the Red Wing National Guard Armory.
  • City of Red Wing Information – All the links to City of Red Wing tourism and visitor information

One last reminder; don’t forget to bring your red badge holder and volunteer pin! I am looking forward to seeing all of you in Red Wing. Safe travels!

Best regards,

Stacy Wegner
Executive Director