Schedule

Monday, May 25

1:00 – 5:00 pmRegistration
7:00 – 9:00 pmWelcome Reception

Tuesday, May 26

8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast
9:00 – 10:15 am KeynoteEmbracing the Challenge of the Past: HMML’s Preservation of Handwritten Culture Around the World:
Dr. Matthew Heintzelman, Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
10:30 – 12:00 am Session – Disaster Planning Panel:
Iona McCraith, Archives Association of Ontario
Michelle Pariag, Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Canadian Province
Lea de la Paz, The Archdiocese of Edmonton
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 – 2:15 pm Session – Digital Preservation:
Mary Kosta, Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada
2:30 – 3:45 pm Annual General Meeting
4:00 – 5:00 pm Idea Fair / Wine and Cheese
5:00  – 6:30 pm Dinner
7:00 – 8:00 Idea Fair

Wednesday, May 27

8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast
9:00 – 10:15 am Keynote – Catholic Religious Archives Repository:
Michael Burns, Boston College
10:30 – 11:45 am Break-Out Sessions
11:45 – 12:45 pm Lunch
1:30 – 3:00 pm Tour of Bishop Farrell Library & Archives:
Dominy Williams, Anne Lamanes, Bridget Ker, Diocese of Hamilton
3:15 pm Tour Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King:
Fr. David Wynen, Rector
4:00 pm Mass with His Excellency, Bishop Douglas Crosby
5:30 – 7:00 pm Banquet Dinner, McNally Hall, Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King

Thursday, May 28

8:00 – 8:45 amBreakfast
9:00 – 9:30 amClosing Thoughts
9:30 – 11:00 amCheck-out and Good-bye
11:00 – 12:30 pmOptional Tour: Auchmar House