Updated Convention Details for
Spring 2015 - Connecticut Valley Convention now Thursday, April 23rd thru Sunday, April 26th, 2015
The Spring 2015 Convention (Conn. Valley) will be headquartered in Hartford, CT, and will run for an extra day (i.e., it will be a 4-day Convention) in order to enable the group to visit the many Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island transit properties within daytime traveling distance of Hartford. The revised Convention dates are now Thursday, April 23rd, to Sunday, April 26th, 2015.
Fall 2015 - Nova Scotia - now Thursday, October 15th thru Saturday, October 17th
The Fall 2015 Convention (Halifax, NS) will be the normal 3-day length. The new dates are Thursday, October 15th to Saturday, October 17th, 2015. Note that this is not the usual Columbus Day weekend. The Convention will be held one week later to avoid a conflict with Canadian Thanksgiving Day.
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