Henry Watkins Allen Camp 133

SPECIAL EDITION

Upcoming Events 

                                                  

-Monthly Meeting

The Henry Watkins Allen Camp holds a monthly meeting at Drusilla Seafood in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  The meeting is typically held the fourth Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.  (Dates and times subject to change, and meeting held differently in December and January) Food and drink purchases are optional, and are the sole responsibility of each person attending. 

Drusilla Seafood is located at: 3482 Drusilla Lane, Suite D
                                                      Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Map to Drusilla Seafood

 

-Upcoming Events       

 

2016

Dec 3-4 (Sat-Sun) Audubon SHS Living History, St. Francisville

Dec 3-4 (Sat-Sun) Prairie Grove, Ark Re-enactment

Dec 4 (Sun) 1pm Firepower Day Port Hudson SHS (Weapons Demonstrations)

Dec 4 (Sun) 2:30 pm Grave Dedication, Church Cemetery, Chipola (St. Helena Parish, NW of Greensburg) Info: Matthew Carl 985-514-8808 (Camp Moore SCV)

Dec 7 (Wed) 11 am Louisiana State Archives, 3851 Essen Lane, B.R. Conference Room: Bill Stafford, Director of Reference Services (State Archives) will discuss ways the Archives can help in the search for your own history.  Genealogy can lead to some amazing discoveries about our own past stories that would be "forgotten" without discovering the record of a family tree.  FREE.

Dec 9-11 (Fri-Sun) School day at Leakesville, Ms. - La Militia participating (setup Thur.)   Battle of McLeod's Mill, Leakesville, MS. -  with school day on Fri. <From I-59, take Exit 59 (US 98), east thru McLain (MS), left on MS Hwy 57 and drive to Leakesville.>

Dec 10 (Sat) 10am Brig Gen St. John Liddell Camp 2281 Charter signing (Hwy 124, 1-mile south of Hwy 84). Refreshments & fellowship afterwards at the Deville Vol. Fire Dept., 660 Hwy 1207, Deville, Jonesville, LA (their monthly meeting site).  Re-enactors encouraged to attend bring muskets & flags.
 
Dec 25 (Sun) Christmas


2017 

1/14 (Sat) Tentative Date - 6:30 - Allen Camp Lee-Jackson Banquet. Keynote Speaker: Rickey E. Pittman "Come Back General Jackson and General Lee". The Bard of the South (Author, Folksinger, Storyteller) is a member of the Thomas McGuire SCV Camp (West Monroe). RSVP required, contact Randy: [email protected] / 225-933-4694.  Meal fee is not yet set.

Jan 20 (Fri) Inauguration Day - Donald Trump: 45th President of the U.S.
 
Jan 21 (Sat) Mouton Camp 778 Lee-Jackson & Secession Banquet ? Ruby?s Restaurant, 123 S. Second Street, Eunice. RSVP required. Keynote Speaker: SCV Commander-in-Chief Thomas Strain of Alabama.
 
Feb 4 or 5? (Sat or Sun?) SCV Instructional Seminar, Texarkana ? Heritage, etc.
 
Feb 16 (Thu) BRCWRT Meeting, Drusilla Seafood Restaurant, 6:30 meet, B.R.
 
Feb 23 (Thu) (Thu) Allen Camp Monthly Meeting, 6:30pm - Drusilla Seafood Restaurant ? Free. RSVP appreciated, but not required. Program: TBA
 
Feb 23-26 (Thu) Ford's Encampment, Sandy Hook, Miss.: Exit 47 off I-55 (LA 16-Amite) to La. 10 in Franklinton; eastbound on La. 10 to Bogalusa; turn north on La. 21 in Bogalusa (road becomes Miss. 35); continue few miles north to Sandy Hook (the event will take place at the John Ford home site).
 
Mar 2-5 (Thu-Sun) ?Blue & Red on the Red? Re-enactment, Forts Randolph & Buhlow SHS, Pineville (Thu-Fri Symposium, Sat-Sun battles) 318-484-2390
 
Mar 4 (Sat) National Confederate Flag Day ? SCV will host ?rolling? flagging of I-20 (TX line to MS line & back) & I-10/12 (Chip Landry & SE brigade from MS to meeting midway with Archie Toombs & SW brigade at site to-be-determined).
 
Mar 25-26 (Sat-Sun) Port Hudson SHS Re-enactment, US Hwy 61, Zachary

May 20 (Sat) LA Division SCV Convention, Shreveport


7/17-20 (Wed-Sat) 2017 SCV National Convention/Reunion - Mid-July,  Memphis, TN.

2018

1/?? - Allen Camp Lee-Jackson Banquet.

7/18-21 (Wed-Sat) 2018 SCV National Convention/Reunion - Mid-July, Franklin, TN.

2019
7/11-13 (Wed-Sat) 2019 National SCV Reunion Convention -  Mobile, AL

                                 

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