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Next Convention Information:

                                 2017 ALP Conference Committee – Susan Miller,
                                  Joan Howard, Jim Sayre and Larry Elliott
2017 Conference Information   April 20 – 23, 2017
Lexington and Frankfort, Kentucky

Hotel Accommodations:       
Clarion Hotel
1950 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

 $91 per sleeping room rate plus sales tax at 6% and 7.42% occupancy tax per night.   Please reserve your room before April 6, 2017.  Make sure you tell the reservation clerk that you are with the ALP Conference.  After the deadline the Clarion Hotel will release unreserved rooms for general sale.  All reservations must be accompanied by a room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. 

The price per room includes a hot breakfast buffet each day in the hotel restaurant.   There is an indoor heated pool, whirlpool and sauna and onsite health and fitness center.  Hotel rooms feature the usual iron and ironing board, coffee maker, hair dryer.  Individuals will pay for their own charges to the room.  

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Schedule * (tentative) 
April 20, 2017, Thursday
2 pm – 6 pm       Consignment shop opens at 2 pm
7 pm – 9 pm
2 pm – 5 pm       Board of Directors meets at 2 pm.
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm      Platted Dinner
Key Note Speaker:  Warren Greer,
“Lincoln Heritage Alliance”
8 pm                      Mr. Lincolns Roger Billings “The Law Practice of American’s Greatest President”                                                

Mrs. Lincolns – Terry Pyle “Why They Wore What They Wore” , Make it-Take-it Craft.

April 21, 2017, Friday
8:30 am                Board Bus to travel to Frankfort with stop in Versailles
9:30 am Capitol Tour, Group Photo in the Rotunda, audience with the Governor
11 am                    Kentucky History Center Tour
12:30 pm              Old Governor’s Mansion and lunch
2 pm                      Old Capitol of Kentucky
Speaker: Stuart Sanders “Emily Todd Helm, Lincoln’s Confederate “Little Sister”
4 pm                      Board Bus to travel to Lexington
6:30 pm                Platted Dinner
7 pm                      Key Note Speakers:  Ben Chandler, Director of Kentucky Humanities
Kent Masterson Brown, The Lincoln’s in Kentucky – Witnessing History Film
8:30 pm                Annual Meeting

April 22, 2017, Saturday
8:30 am Board Bus to travel to Camp Nelson *Please dress in period mourning clothes or black
9:30 am                Camp Nelson Museum and Video
10:00 am              Lincoln Memorial Service
11:30 am              Lunch – Mr. Lincolns in the Barracks
Speaker, Stephen McBride, Historical Interpreter at Camp Nelson
11:30 am              Lunch – Mrs. Lincolns in the White House, Mourning Customs
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12:15 pm              Board Buses
1 pm                      Lexington Cemetery – Memorial Service
1:30 pm                Cemetery Tour – Dr. Ron Bryant
Mary Todd Lincoln House
7 pm                    Dinner
Silent Auction
Punch and Judy Puppet Show
Don and Sylvia Coffey – Sing-A-Long and Period Music
April 23, 2017, Sunday
Morning             Check out of hotel
9:30 am              Travel to Ashland, Henry Clay Home
10:30 am            Worship Service in Care Taker’s House
11:00                  Tours of Henry Clay’s Home
12 Noon             Box Lunches arrive                 

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