2007 C.N.A. Convention Program of Events

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Meetings: Royal Canadian Mint Reception | CPMS Luncheon | Club Delegates Breakfast

PROGRAM OF EVENTS

Wednesday, July 11, 2007
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Educational Symposium Welcome Coffee & Danishes
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Educational Symposium - Part 1 (speakers to be announced)
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Educational Symposium - Part 2 (speakers to be announced)
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. “Early Bird” Welcome Reception for Registrants and their families and Dealers (coffee, tea, soft drinks and snacks)
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Registration Table open in Hospitality Suite (for pick-up and sign-up of registration kits)

Thursday, July 12, 2007
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Educational Symposium Welcome Coffee & Danishes
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Educational Symposium - Part 3 (speakers to be announced)
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Educational Symposium - Part 4 (speakers to be announced)
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon CPMS Executive Meeting
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration Table open in Hospitality Suite (for pick-up and sign-up of registration kits 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Outgoing C.N.A. Executive Meeting (all C.N.A. members are invited to attend as observers)
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Bourse & Display Set-up (only Convention bourse dealers, their spouses and legitimate assistants, as well as exhibitors may enter Bourse/Exhibit Room for set-up)
9:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. President’s Welcome Reception for Registrants and bourse dealers/assistants/spouses only - entry by registration and bourse badge only) - Full complimentary bar and hors d’oeuvres

Friday, July 13, 2007
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. C.N.A. Judges' Breakfast (by invitation only)
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Bourse & Exhibitor Set-up (only Convention bourse dealers, legitimate assistants & exhibitors may enter Bourse/Exhibit Room)
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration Desk open in Convention Foyer
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Bourse & Display Preview (attendance by registrants only)
9:30 a.m. Competitive Exhibit judging begins
10:10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Bourse & Display open to public
10:10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Preview of auction lots at the C & P Bourse Table in Bourse Room
10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Tour of Lundy’s Lane Historical Museum and Fort George (pre- purchased tickets required) - includes transportation & admission to Museum and Fort George (lunch not included). Stops will also be made at the famous Niagara Floral Clock, the Great Whirlpool and gorge on the Niagara River and, time permitting, the Botanical Gardens (great photo opportunities) - Tour Guide is Sherman Zavitz, Official Historian of Niagara Falls and Niagara Parks
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon J. Douglas Ferguson Foundation Executive Meeting (by invitation only)
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite open (for all registrants and bourse dealers/assistants/spouses only - registrant or bourse badges required for admission) - complimentary coffee, soft drinks & snacks
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hourly door draws for RCM 2000 “Niagara Falls” Oh Canada sets
12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m. CPMS Luncheon & General Meeting (pre-purchased tickets required) - luncheon; annual meeting; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. FIRST AUCTION SESSION by C & P Numismatics
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Coin Error Enthusiasts Meeting (everyone interested in error coins is invited to attend) - educational presentation on how errors occur at the Royal Canadian Mint by Bill English; door draws; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Newfoundland Enthusiasts Meeting (everyone interested in Newfoundland numismatics is invited to attend) – educational program, door draws; “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Coin Error Expert Table open in Convention foyer for free identifi- ca tion and authentication of Canadian and U.S. coin errors (manned by error expert Lee Gong)
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Royal Canadian Mint Reception (open to registrants and bourse Dealers/spouses - admittance by registration or bourse badge only)
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. C.N.A. Past Presidents' Dinner (by invitation only)

Saturday July 14, 2007
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. C.N.A. Club Delegates Breakfast meeting (pre-purchased tickets required) - full bacon & eggs breakfast; keynote speaker Michael “Stan”Turrini; free draws and give-aways to registered delegates; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon.
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. CNRS Breakfast Meeting (admission restricted to CNRS members with pre-purchased tickets) - full bacon & eggs breakfast; Regis- trant “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Ladies Continental Breakfast - for registered ladies only (must be a Registrant to attend)
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Bourse Dealer Set-up (only Convention bourse dealers and legitimate assistants may enter)
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Bourse & Display Preview (attendance by registrants only)
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration Desk open in Convention lobby
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Bourse & Display open to public & preview of auction lots at the C & P Numismatics Table in Bourse Room
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. MASC Executive Meeting (by invitation only)
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. C.N.A. General Meeting & Award Presentations (all C.N.A. members are encouraged to attend) - President’s report, annual financial report, awards presentations; Registrant “In Attendance” draw
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite open (for all registrants and bourse dealers/ assistants/spouses only) - registration or bourse badge required for admission) - complimentary coffee, soft drinks & snacks
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hourly door draws for RCM 2000 “Niagara Falls” Oh Canada sets
11:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake Tour (pre-purchased tickets required) – includes guided bus tour to numerous sights. Includes stop-overs at Mount Carmel Chapel, Chocolate Factory, Welland Canal Locks and Museum, Brink of the Falls Table Rock House Souvenir Shop and Vincor Niagara complimentary wine tasting. Explore first capital of Upper Canada and enjoy lunch (not included) in Niagara-on-the-Lake
12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. SECOND AUCTION SESSION by C & P Numismatics
12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. CATC Meeting (everyone invited to attend) - Canadian Association of Token Collectors meeting; door draws and give-aways; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for $50 bourse coupon
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Junior Collectors Forum & Junior Auction (all young collectors are invited to attend) - door draws; announcement of winner in the “Guess the Number of Tokens in Bank” contest for $100 Auction Dollars; special auction (bidding by complimentary Auction Dollars available in Registration Kit and at the Coin Kids Information Table in the Convention lobby prior to the meeting). Parents/guardians are encouraged to attend as observers.
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. MASC Meeting (everyone invited to attend) - Medallic Art Society of Canada meeting with educational program; door draws; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for $50 bourse coupon
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. CTCCC Meeting (everyone invited) - Canadian Tire Coupon Collectors Club meeting; door draws; auction of Canadian Tire Corp. material; free give-aways to everyone, Registrant “In Attendance” draw for $50 bourse coupon
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. C.N.A. Educational Forum (everyone invited to attend) - Speakers to be announced; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon
6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Pre-Banquet Reception with cash bar (banquet ticket holders only)
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. C.N.A. Banquet (pre-purchased tickets required) - includes all-you- can-eat buffet dinner; presentation of major numismatic awards; keynote speaker; complimentary draws include unique coin designers material

Sunday, July 15, 2007
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. CAWMC Breakfast - (pre-purchased tickets required) - full bacon & eggs breakfast; educational program; auction of wooden nickels; door draws; numerous give-aways; auction of wooden money; Registrant “In Attendance” draw for a $50 bourse coupon
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Bourse Dealer Set-Up (only Convention bourse dealers and legitimate assistants may enter)
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Incoming C.N.A. Executive Meeting (all C.N.A. members are invited to attend as observers) 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Bourse & Display open to public
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Pickup of Auction Lots (at C & P Numismatic table in Bourse Room)
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hourly door draws for a RCM 2000 “Niagara Falls” Oh Canada set
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hospitality Suite open (for all registrants and bourse dealers/assistants/spouses only) - registration or bourse badge required for admission; complimentary coffee, cold drinks & snacks)
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Dealers & Exhibitors Teardown

Note that although we have made every attempt to assure that this Program of Events is the final version, we reserve the right to make slight changes.

A final program will be published in the July/August Journal, in the C.N.A. E-Bulletin, the numismatic press and on this Website.

Tours are subject to cancellation if insufficient advance commitments are not made.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2007 C.N.A. Convention!

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