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Daily Workshop Schedule

  • Introduction/Orientation

    We will ask attendees to arrive in Thomasville by the early afternoon.  The Courtyard Marriott, located at 207 S. Dawson Street, will serve as the headquarters lodging for attendees, and a negotiated room rate will be available.  Attendees are free to book other lodging, although if they do not have an automobile, they will be encouraged to stay at the Marriott.

    • 4:30pm

      Bus departs from Courtyard Marriott

    • 4:40pm

      Arrival at Thomasville History Center

      725 N. Dawson Street, Thomasville, Ga 31792

    • 4:45 - 5:00pm

      Distribution of Welcome Bags

      Donated by City of Thomasville

    • 5:00 - 6:00pm

      Getting Acquainted

      Welcome and Overview: Dr. Greg Mixon, Dr. G. Kurt Piehler, and Anne McCudden

      We plan to offer a short orientation for all attendees and provide time for them to visit the Center and the historic buildings. To build collegiality among attendees, we will organize an informal barbecue dinner (using non NEH funds) in order for all attendees to get to know each other in a casual environment and to interact with the workshop directors and staff of the Thomasville History Center.

    • 6:00 - 7:30pm

      Barbecue Dinner

    • 7:30pm

      Bus Departs For Courtyard Marriott

      Attendees will also be invited to walk back to the hotel. They will be led by Anne McCudden, who will discuss some of the architecture along the Dawson Street Historic District (optional and weather permitting).

    • 8:30pm

      Workshop Concludes For the Day

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Thomasville History Center
725 N Dawson St,
Thomasville, GA 31792