Convention Schedule

Downloadable PDF - posted June 2017
Please note that this schedule is subject to changes

Minnesota State College Southeast
308 Pioneer Rd
Red Wing, MN 55066
 

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Crock Hunt is July 1 -8, 2017 join the fun! – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
13 locations in the Red Wing area Match the photo and the business, fill out the form, and bring it to Show and Sale Saturday! 

THE SCHEDULE BELOW FOR THE 2017 CONVENTION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES AS THE EVENT APPROACHES.
ONSITE EVENT PROGRAM WILL BE THE FINAL SCHEDULE OF EVENT DAYS, TIMES AND LOCATIONS.
Schedule below as of 6/6/2017
 


Monday, July 2, 2017
 

8:00 am RWCS Foundation Board Meeting Pottery Museum of Red Wing
240 Harrison St.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
7:00 – 12:00 RWCS Board of Directors Meeting Minnesota State College
308 Pioneer Rd
 

Room 215

11:00 – 3:00 Pre- Registration Pick Up. Pottery Museum of Red Wing
240 Harrison St. 

 

 

 

 

 

12:00 – 3:00 RWCS Auction Check-In, Catalogs for Sale Red Wing National Guard Armory 885 E 7th Street 

 

 

 

 

12:00 – 3:00 Display: set up by appointment College
Room 416,417, 418
6:00pm – 9:00pm RWCS Foundation
“Wine-ing for Red Wing
Pottery Museum of Red Wing
240 Harrison St.
Thursday, July 6, 2017
First Day of Convention – MINNESOTA STATE COLLEGE SOUTHEAST
8:00 – 2:00
Convention Registration Open at College
Auction Catalogs for Sale
Tile Pick up
College Lobby
8:00 – 2:00 Concession Open (serving Breakfast, Lunch, Beverages, Snacks) Student Commons
8:00 – 10:00 Chapter Presidents Meeting 101 College
8:00 – 10:00 Commemorative Distribution & Silent Auctions Open (close 10:30am Saturday)
 

Silent Auctions: Special Commemorative, A,B,C Commemorative Sets, and much more!

318 College
8:00 – 10:00 Set Up the Display and Rare Items College
Room 416,417, 418
8:00 – 2:00
40 Project Displays by Chapters 

Chapter  Challenge Piece Silent Auction (Made by Commemorative Manager)
bidding closes at 3pm Friday

College Commons & Lobby
9:00 – 2:00 Sale of Educational Materials College Commons
9:00 – 10:00 Orientation for First Timers 314 College
9:00 – 12:30 Young Collector Field Trip
Participants meet to car pool together
Student Commons
10:00 – 2:00 Richard Spiller Pottery Demonstration 

For Sale #40 and Wings

Student Commons
10:30 – 2:00 Displays Open for viewing. Voting closes Friday at 1:00pm College
Room 416,417, 418
10:30 – 12:00 Welcome Session & Keynote Address  

Collectors Through the Decades

314 College
12:00 40th Anniversary Member Celebration (Lunch Available for Purchase) Student Commons
11:00 – 1:00 Lunch Open Student Commons
1:00 – 2:00 Chapter Meetings 

Badger Chapter 215
Gopher Chapter 123
Iowa Chapter
121
Siouxland Chapter 406
Trails West Chapter 101
Wisconsin Chapter 314

101, 121, 123, 406, 215, 314
1:00 – 2:00 Kids View Set UIp 500 Lobby & Classrooms
1:00 – 2:00 Commemorative Distribution & Silent Auctions (close 10:30am Saturday) 

Silent Auctions: Special Commemorative, A,B,C Commemorative Sets, and much more!

318 College
AUCTION EVENTS – RED WING NATIONAL GUARD ARMORY
8:00 – 11:00 AUCTION CHECK IN 

MUST PICK UP BADGE AT COLLEGE

Red Wing National Guard Armory 

8:00 – 11:00
3:00 – ????
Distribution of Bid Numbers
Auction Catalogs for Sale
Red Wing National Guard Armory
3:00 – 5:30 Convention Registration – AT AUCTION LOCATION ONLY Red Wing National Guard Armory 

3:00 – close of auction Parking Shuttle 


Minnesota Correctional Facility
3:00 – 4:00 Commemorative Distribution Armory Classroom
3:00 – 4:15 Auction Preview Red Wing National Guard Armory 

4:30 – ???? Official RWCS Auction 

Special Commemorative Drawing!

Red Wing National Guard Armory
4:00 – 8:00 Concessions by the Goodhue County Historical Society 

Red Wing National Guard Armory
Friday, July 7, 2017
Day Two – Minnesota State College Southeast
8:00 – 2:00 Convention Registration Open
Tile Pick UP
College Lobby
8:00 – 1:00 Displays Open (voting closes at 1:00pm)
416, 417, 418 College
8:00 – 1:00 Concessions Open: Breakfast, Lunch Beverages
Student Commons
8:00 – 3:00 

 

 

40 Project - Displays by Chapters  

Chapter  Challange Piece Silent Auction (Made by Commemorative Manager)
Bidding closes at 3pm Friday

Student Commons
8:00 – 10:50 Commemorative Distribution & Silent Auction (close 10:30am Saturday) 

Silent Auctions: Special Commemorative, A,B,C Commemorative Sets, and much more!

318
9:00 – 2:00 Sale of Educational Materials Student Commons
9:00 – 1:00 Richard Spiller Pottery Demonstrations
 

#40 or Wing.
Ornaments available for purchase!

Student Commons
9:00 – 10:00 Orientation for Convention First Timers 314 College
9:00 – 10:00 Shared Interest Groups Student Commons
10:00 – 10:50 Adult Educational Seminars 101, 121, 123, 314, 406
10:00 – 2:00
KIDS VIEW (Lunch provided) 500 Classrooms
11:00 – 11:50 Adult Educational Seminars 101, 121, 123, 314, 406
11:00 – 1:00 Lunch Open
Student Commons
1:00 – 1:50 Adult Educational Seminars 101, 121, 123, 314, 406
1:30 – 2:30 HAUL IN Show and Sale Red Wing National Guard Armory 

885 E 7th Street

2:00 – 2:50 Adult Educational Seminars 101, 121, 123, 314, 406
1:00 – 3:00 Display Removal 416, 417, 418
1:30 – 2:30 Commemorative Distribution and Silent Auctions (close 10:30am Saturday)
 

Silent Auctions: Special Commemorative, A,B,C Commemorative Sets, and much more!

318 Commons
3:00 Chapter  Challenge Pieces  

BIDDING ENDS
40 project display removal

Student Commons
3:15 – 5:30 Annual Business Meeting
Chapter Commemoratives Presentation, Display winners announced.

 

Special Commemorative Drawing!

314 College
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
CROCK HOP Pottery Museum of Red Wing
6:30 – 8:00 Facebook Chapter Social Pottery Annex – Seniors Room
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Last Day Of Convention -
Red Wing National Guard Armory


7:30 – 9:00 HAUL IN Show and Sale Red Wing National Guard Armory 

885 E 7th Street

8:00 – 1:30 Concession Goodhue County Historical Society 

7:00 – 3:00 Parking Shuttle Minnesota Correctional Facility
7:30 – 10:30 Registration Opens Red Wing National Guard Armory
9:00 – 10:30 Commemorative Distribution  

Silent Auction Closes at 10:30
Silent Auctions: Special Commemorative, A,B,C Commemorative Sets, and much more!
Red Wing National Guard Armory
9:30 – 11:00 Auction Prices-Realized Catalogs for Sale Red Wing National Guard Armory
9:00 – 10:30 Show and Sale Open to Registered Members ONLY Red Wing National Guard Armory
10:30 – 1:30 Show and Sale Open to the Public
Free Entrance
Red Wing National Guard Armory
10:30 – 1:30 Crock Hunt turn in time!
Red Wing National Guard Armory
10:30 – 1:00 Commemorative Lottery
(while supplies last)
Red Wing National Guard Armory
1:30 – 3:00 Show and Sale Removal Red Wing National Guard Armory
5:30 p.m. Social
6:30 Dinner
Banquet Celebration
Mount Frontenac Golf Course
32420 Ski Rd
Frontenac, MN 55026

All Convention event times are subject to change.
Please check Convention Supplement and onsite signage for most current event times and locations.