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Annual Mary Lincoln’s Coterie Events
Ramada North Springfield
3281 Northfield Dr, Springfield, IL 62702
Mention Mary Lincoln’s Coterie when making reservations
Monday, July 15 -11 am-1 pm
Lunch at The Lincoln Conference Center- Cost: $15.00 per person, includes box lunch from Panera Bread (reservations required-click here for reservation form)
If you wish, you can bring your own sack lunch and join us for no fee. Please email Valerie@gugala.org and let us know that you will be there.
Where is The Lincoln Conference Center? Click here
Speaker: Donna Daniels will speak about 18th century Christmas customs. Help us celebrate Christmas in July!
After lunch, the Coterie will have a special tour of the Lincoln Home.
Monday Evening: –7 pm
Strawberry Dessert Party at the Ramada North (Lower Level meeting room)
Please join us, we will be honoring 2 members for their outstanding service to the Coterie over the years. Hint: Both of them have attended every Coterie gathering!
There is no fee for this event, however, donations to defray the cost of refreshments are gratefully accepted
Hosted by Donna Daniels, Valerie Gugala & Donna McCreary
Tuesday, July 16, 10 am
Wreath Laying Ceremony
at the Lincoln Tomb, Oak Ridge Cemetery
Speakers: Jerry Kowalski & Katherine Harris
Wreaths to be presented by:
Mary Lincoln’s Coterie
Association of Lincoln Presenters
Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1861-1865, Mary Todd Lincoln Tent #48
11th Annual Mary Lincoln’s Coterie Luncheon
Speaker: Doc Trevor
Speech topic: What Mary Lincoln would have experienced when visiting the soliders at the Hospitals
Location: Maldaner’s (Downtown Springfield, IL) — Noon — Cost: $25.00 per person. (reservations required)