THE 2013 GREATER LOS ANGELES REGIONAL
JANUARY 31 THROUGH FEBRUARY 2, 2013
PASADENA CONVENTION CENTER AND PASADENA SHERATON HOTEL
300 EAST GREEN STREET IN PASADENA, CALIFORNIA
The San Fernando Valley Chapter 75 and the Western Electrics Chapter 133 of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors is returning to the sponsorship of the Greater Los Angeles Regional in Pasadena, California in February 2013, after successfully sponsoring the June 2012 NAWCC National, also held in Pasadena at the Pasadena Convention Center.
The Greater Los Angeles Regional is scheduled for Thursday evening, January 31, 2013 for pre-registered table holders packet pick up at 5:00 PM. The Mart set-up, with loading and unloading for table holders will take place from 6 PM to 8 PM Thursday evening.
On Friday, February 1, 2013 the show and mart will be open from 9 AM to 6 PM for NAWCC members. Pre-Registration packet pickup and on site registration begins at 8:00 AM in the Exhibit Hall "B" Lobby.
On Saturday only, February 2, 2013 the show and mart will be open for all registered members and also to the public from 9 AM to the close of the show at 3 PM. The public may purchase entry on Saturday for a fee of $15 each for adults 18 years of age and older, with $13 each for seniors. Young people under 18 years of age, and active Military Service Members, with I.D, are free. On site registration begins at 8:00 AM in the Exhibit Hall "B" Lobby.
Seminar programs and the exhibit will be available for members and the public on Friday and Saturday during the event. The exhibit is entitled: "Clockworks, Common and Unusual Uses." The exhibit will be open from 9 AM to 6 PM on Friday, February 1 and Saturday, February 2 from 9 AM to 3 PM.
The Seminar Programs are as follows:
Friday, February 1 at 7:45 AM Ray Brown will present a Seminar on the Regional Display titled: "Clockworks, Common and Unusual Uses."
Friday, February 1 at 2:00 PM Dave Coatsworth will present a Seminar on"Horology in Banking."
Saturday, February 2 at 7:45 AM Jim Chamberlain will present a Seminar on"Escapements, how they were Developed and Changed Over the Years."
Saturday, February 2 at 2:00 PM Fortunat Mueller - Maerki will present a Seminar titled: "A Travelogue of Museums of Southern Germany and Switzerland."
Reserved Vendor parking for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with in and out privileges, is available for $45. Please see the registration form on the Website. A total of 50 spaces are available so please reserve early.
The host hotel is the Pasadena Sheraton attached to the Pasadena Center.
See the web site at: www.2013glar.com for registration forms, payment procedures, Hotel information, contacts and other information.
Hope to see you there!