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2008 Schedule
THE FINAL CAMPAIGN
THE ROAD TO APPOMATTOX
June 20-23, 2008

Friday, June 20

12:00 - 1:00   Check In at Ramada Plaza Hotel, 380 E. Washington Street, Exit I-95, Petersburg, VA
1:00       Bus departs Ramada Plaza Hotel for Pamplin Historical Park Civil War Site
1:30 - 1:45   Welcome and administrative announcements
1:45 - 2:30   Address by Chris M. Calkins, "The Appomattox Campaign"
2:30 - 3:15   Address by Tracy Chernault, "Cavalry Operations in the Appomattox Campaign"
3:15 - 4:15   Book signing at Pamplin Historical Park Book Store. Chris M. Calkins, Eric Wittenberg, A. Wilson Green, Ben F. Fordney
4:15       Bus departs Pamplin Historical Park for Ramada Plaza Hotel
5:45       Bus departs Ramada Plaza Hotel for Pamplin Historical Park
6:15 - 6:45   Reception
7:00 - 9:00   Dinner and speaker, A. Wilson Green, Executive Director and CEO, Pamplin Historical Park, author of Civil War Petersburg
9:00       Return to Ramada Plaza Hotel


Saturday, June 21

8:00  
  Bus departs Ramada Plaza Hotel
8:45  
  Arrive Lewis Farm
9:45  
  Arrive White Oak Road
10:30  
  Arrive Five Forks Battlefield
12:00 -
1:00
  Lunch Pamplin Historical Park
1:00 -
4:00
  Tour Pamplin Historical Park
4:00  
  Depart Pamplin Historical Park for Ramada Plaza Hotel
6:30       Depart Ramada Plaza Hotel
7:00       Dinner - Eley's Barbecue, 3221 West Washington Street, Petersburg, VA

Sunday, June 22

7:45  
  Depart Ramada Plaza Hotel
   
  Tour Sutherland Station
   
  Tour Sailor's Creek Battlefield
12:00  
  Box Lunch, Sailor's Creek Battlefield
   
  Walk to High Bridge Trail
   
  High Bridge
   
  Arrive Comfort Inn, Farmville, VA
7:00  
  Dinner, Charley's Waterfront Cafe

Monday, June 23

8:00  
  Breakfast at Shoney's
   
  Tour Appomattox Court House National Park
   
  Crewe, VA (Late Lunch)
4:00  
(app.)
  Arrive Ramada Plaza Hotel - End of program
 
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