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McLoughlin Memorial Association

 

 

There's a Party! You're Invited!

        Come on Down! A FREE Birthday Event

            For the "Father of Oregon"!

 

When:

        Saturday, October 19th, from 11am to 3pm

 

Where:

        Victory Faith Church ( 811 Center St., Next to Barclay House ) from 11am to 12noon

        McLoughlin House Grounds 11 - 3 ( 713 - 719 Center Street, Oregon City )

        McLoughlin House 12 - 3 ( Open House )

        Barclay House 12 - 3 ( gift shop, back room activities )

 

What:

        Celebration of Dr. John Mcloughlin's 235th birthday

 

Schedule

        Victory Church 11 - 12 (Dr. McLoughlin will be escorted in by a bagpiper)

                  a) MC for event - Ken Boddie, Channel 6 News Anchor

                  b) Speakers:

                         1) Proclamation read from State Rep. Rick Lewis regarding Dr. Mcloughlin

                         2) NPS Superintendent Tracy Fortman, Fort Vancouver NHS

                         3) McLoughlin Memorial Association President Joan Williams

                         4) Dr. Mcloughlin

 

McLoughlin House 12 - 3

                  a) Open House, 3 to 4 docents in the house, several special exhibits, music upstairs                       (Heart Strings)

 

Barclay House 12 - 3

                  a) Gift Shop (including ticket sales & drawing for Pendleton blanket @ 3pm)

                  b) Backroom - several activities

                         1) Cook from Fort Vancouver demo of McLoughlin's food

                         2) Power Point of Dr. McLoughlin's life

 

Outside 11 - 3 (on McLoughlin House National Park Unit grounds)

                  a) Kids activities - games, art, handes-on activities, student dancing

                         1) Three 10' X 10' canopies set up for these activities;

                         2) If raining, the period dancing will be held in the basement of the Church.

                  b) Roving Piper - Music off and on

 

It's Dr. John McLoughlin's 235th Birthday!!

                                             October 19, 2019

 

 

The McLoughlin Memorial Association © 2019

713 Center Street Oregon City, OR  97045 USA

P.O. Box 3261, Oregon City, OR 97045

 McLoughlinMemorial@gmail.com