VC&NS Annual Conference – Scottsville, VA

September 29, 2017 – October 1, 2017 all-day
Victory Hall
401 Valley St
Scottsville, VA 24590
Gail Timberlake

Virginia Canals & Navigations Society
40th Annual Conference & Membership Meeting
September 29 – Oct 1, 2017

Happy Birthday Celebration  – 40 years of commitment.

Special Feature •••••• The Tireless James c lean-up
(partnering with James River Association)

LODGING OPTIONS: Please note that choices for lodging are limited.
We suggest 
Motels – James River Inn. 3057 White Rock Rd, Scottsville, VA 24590. Must reserve by September 1, Rate $165/nightly Ten (10) rooms blocked as courtesy to us (434) 286 – 2100.

— Lumpkins Restaurant & Motel. 1075 Valley St. Scottsville. VA 24590′ .. Must reserve by Sept 1, Rate $55 single $65 double Convenient to walk to downtown! (434) 286 – 3690

Camping — on the James River
Horseshoe Flats 125 Snowden Rd, Scottsville, VA 24590 (434) 285 – 4401

******conference attendees shall arrange for their own lodging******

Conference Schedule of Events

(pick up conference materials upstairs in Victory Hall, 401 Valley Street) until 8 pm

Full Conference Registration includes:

Friday 6:30 pm Welcome reception – Victory Hall.. … catered by Crust & Crumb Bakery

7:30 pm Mr. W. Neighbors, speaker ………….. The Canal Basin Warehouse restoration

Saturday 10:00 am Guided Walking Tour/Mr. Dan Gritsko
…. Meet Historians at Scottsville Museum

More to see ……. Hatton Ferry and shops

Optional Volunteer to be part of Tireless James Clean-up [register early) Optional Tireless James. You provide your own batteau or canoe. (Participants are required to sign a release form and should come prepared with PFD and lunch) Please contact Andrew Shaw for more details or (434) 420 – 4428.

Saturday 6:30 pm Banquet/business meeting ……… Tavern on the James 280 Valley Street, 8:00 pm Out on the town ……. Tavern, James River Brewery.

Sunday River float, casual


Conference Registration Form – Click here to download printable PDF form.
Form must be mailed in prior to the event.

Click here to pay registration fees on the VC&NS online store.