Austin Blair Camp No. 7 and the Ladies Auxiliary

Bulletin Board & Calendar of Events


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December


~ Calendar of Events ~



January: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
No regular meeting is scheduled for January.
Tuesday, January 12, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

No regular meeting is scheduled for January.
Tuesday, January 12, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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February: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Saturday February 6, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Chelsea, MI

Presentation Chelsea Library.


Monday February 8, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).


Tuesday, February 9, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.
Saturday February 6, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Chelsea, MI

Presentation Chelsea Library.


Monday February 8, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Ladies Auxiliary Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI.( Visitors welcome).


Tuesday, February 9, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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March: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Monday March 7, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, March 8, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

Monday March 7, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Ladies Auxiliary Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, March 8, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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April: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Saturday & Sunday, April 9-10, Eaton Rapids

Michiganís Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Hall will celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the founding of the Grand Army of the Republic with a special Open House on Saturday, April 9th, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., and Sunday, April 10th, from noon until 5:00 p.m. A silent auction will be held on Saturday and light refreshments will be served. Saturday evening will be highlighted with a 150th birthday cake in honor of the Grand Army.


Monday April 11, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, April 12, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Saturday April 16, Springfield IL

58th Annual Lincoln Tomb Ceremony Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Ceremony at 10 a.m., luncheon at noon, centeral time.


Friday & Saturday April 29th & 30th, Lansing MI

Department Encampment: Presented by the AOECC - Great Lakes Christian College
6211 West Willow Highway, Lansing, MI.
Hospitality room Friday night, main floor, commons/dining area Quality Suites, 901 Delta Commerce Dr. Lansing, MI 48917.


Dates have not been set but sometime during April, May, or June school programs will be persented. Please check back for dates.
Saturday & Sunday, April 9-10, Eaton Rapids

Michiganís Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Hall will celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the founding of the Grand Army of the Republic with a special Open House on Saturday, April 9th, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., and Sunday, April 10th, from noon until 5:00 p.m. A silent auction will be held on Saturday and light refreshments will be served. Saturday evening will be highlighted with a 150th birthday cake in honor of the Grand Army.


Monday April 11, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, April 12, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Saturday April 16, Springfield IL

58th Annual Lincoln Tomb Ceremony Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Ceremony at 10 a.m., luncheon at noon, centeral time.


Friday & Saturday April 29th & 30th, Lansing MI

Department Encampment: Presented by the AOECC - Great Lakes Christian College
6211 West Willow Highway, Lansing, MI.
Hospitality room Friday night, main floor, commons/dining area Quality Suites, 901 Delta Commerce Dr. Lansing, MI 48917.


Dates have not been set but sometime during April, May, or June school programs will be persented. Please check back for dates.

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May: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Monday May 9, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. (Visitors welcome).


Tuesday, May 10, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Friday May 20th; All Day Jackson

Ella Sharp Museum Civil War Days.


Saturday May 21, All Day Johesville

4th annual Civil war days at the historic Grosvenor house
211 Maumee St Jonesville, MI 49250


Saturday May 21th; 2 p.m. - Jackson

Kelly, Medal of Honor Recipient headstone dedication Mt Evergreen Cemetery.


Memorial Day Weekend; May 27-29

Coldwater Civil War Days - Heritage Park, Coldwater, MI

Monday May 30,

Memorial Day - Observed.
9:30 am, - Jackson and Concord Parades starting at 10:00 am.

Monday May 9, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. (Visitors welcome).


Tuesday, May 10, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Friday May 20th; All Day Jackson

Ella Sharp Museum Civil War Days.


Saturday May 21, All Day Johesville

4th annual Civil war days at the historic Grosvenor house
211 Maumee St Jonesville, MI 49250


Saturday May 21th; 2 p.m. - Jackson

Kelly, Medal of Honor Recipient headstone dedication Mt Evergreen Cemetery.


Memorial Day Weekend; May 27-29

Coldwater Civil War Days - Heritage Park, Coldwater, MI


Monday May 30,

Memorial Day - Observed.
9:30 am, - Jackson and Concord Parades starting at 10:00 am.

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June: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Sunday June 5 Jackson 1 p.m.

Annual Jackson Rose Parade Start at S. Jackson & Greenwood goes to Parkside Middle School


Sunday June 12th; 1 p.m. - Grant

John P Barmun, Lost on the Sultana, headstone dedication.


No regular meeting is scheduled for June.


Tuesday, June 14, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Saturday - Sunday June 18 - 19, All day Turkeyville

The Battle of Turkeyville. Turkeyville, MI


Saturday June 25, All day - Springport

Springport Summer Festival Springport, MI


Saturday June 25, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Sunday 26, Noon - 4 p.m. Waterloo

Waterloo Farm Museum Blacksmith, Soldiers and Log Cabin Weekend. Waterloo Farm Museum 13493 Waterloo-Munith Rd., Waterloo Michigan

Sunday June 5, Jackson 1 p.m.

Annual Jackson Rose Parade Start at S. Jackson & Greenwood goto Parkside Middle School


Sunday June 12th; 1 p.m. - Grant

John P Barmun, Lost on the Sultana, headstone dedication.


No regular meeting is scheduled for June.


Tuesday, June 14, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Saturday - Sunday June 18 - 19, All day Turkeyville

The Battle of Turkeyville. Turkeyville, MI


Saturday June 25, All day - Springport

Springport Summer Festival Springport, MI


Saturday 25, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Sunday 26, Noon - 4 p.m. Waterloo

Waterloo Farm Museum Blacksmith, Soldiers and Log Cabin Weekend. Waterloo Farm Museum 13493 Waterloo-Munith Rd., Waterloo Michigan

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July: 2016

Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Wednesday, July 6, 7:00 p.m.

Under the Oaks celebration, corner of Franklin and 2nd St. Jackson, MI.


Saturday July 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

150th Anniversayr of the Return
Return of the Michigan's Battle Flags
State Capital Lansing
Actual Flag Ceremony at 1 p.m.
Monday July 11, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, July 12, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Friday - Sunday July 16 - 17, Hastings

Civil War Muster Charlton Park


Saturday 30, All day Concord

Concord Civil War Days Hubbard House.

Wednesday, July 6, 7:00 p.m.

Under the Oaks celebration, corner of Franklin and 2nd St. Jackson, MI.


Saturday July 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

150th Anniversayr of the Return
Return of the Michigan's Battle Flags
State Capital Lansing
Actual Flag Ceremony at 1 p.m.
Monday July 11, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, July 12, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.


Friday - Sunday July 16 - 17 Hastings

Civil War Muster Charlton Park


Saturday 30 All day Concord

Concord Civil War Days Hubbard House.

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August: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Monday August 8, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Thursday, 11, - Sunday 14 Springfield, IL.

Natinal Encampment


Saturday 20 & Sunday 21, All day Jackson

Jackson Annual Civil War Muster.
Look for us in the band shell.

Monday August 8, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Thursday, 11, - Sunday 23 Springfield, IL.

Natinal Encampment


Saturday 20 & Sunday 21, All day Jackson

Jackson Annual Civil War Muster.
Look for us in the band shell.

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September: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Saturday September 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grass Lake

Grass Lake Heritage Day Festival


Monday September 12, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome)
Tuesday, September 13, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

Saturday September 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grass Lake

Grass Lake Heritage Day Festival


Monday September 12, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, September 13, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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October: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Saturday October 1, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eaton Rapids

Fall Heritage Festival at the Miller Farm. Located at 635 State Street, Eaton Rapids Michigan


Sunday October 9, Noon - 5 p.m. Waterloo

Waterloo Farm Museum Pioneer Day. 13493 Waterloo-Munith Rd., Waterloo Michigan<


Monday October 10, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, October 11, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

Saturday October 1, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eaton Rapids

Fall Heritage Festival at the Miller Farm. Located at 635 State Street, Eaton Rapids


Sunday October 9, Noon - 5 p.m. Waterloo

Waterloo Farm Museum Pioneer Day. 13493 Waterloo-Munith Rd., Waterloo Michigan


Monday October 10, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).
Tuesday, October 11, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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November: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
Wednesday November 11,

Veterans Day
11 a.m. Jackson Defence of the Flag Monument.


Monday November 14, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).


Tuesday, November 15, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

Wednesday November 11,

Veterans Day
11 a.m. Jackson Defence of the Flag Monument.


Monday November 14, 7 p.m.

Austin Blair Camp Meeting. American Legion Post 29,
3200 Lansing Ave. Jackson MI. ( Visitors welcome).


Tuesday, November 15, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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December: 2016
Austin Blair Camp No. 7Auxiliary
No regular meeting scheduled for December.
Sunday December 11, 1 - 5 p.m.

Seventeenth Annual Christmas Party Sandstone Congregational Church 250 S. Sandstone Rd., Jackson MI.<


Tuesday, December 13, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

No regular meeting scheduled for December.
Sunday December 11, 1 - 5 p.m.

Seventeenth Annual Christmas Party Sandstone Congregational Church 250 S. Sandstone Rd., Jackson MI.


Tuesday, December 13, 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Civil War Round Table, Meijer Branch Jackson District Library.

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Notes for 2016
State Encampment in Lansing, April 28 - 29 National Encampment Lansing, MI Aug 10-13

Updated December 4, 2015


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