REGISTRATION FORM FOR THE 2014 INTERNATIONAL GATHERING OF THE CORNISH COUSINS
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, USA, AUGUST 13TH-17TH, 2014
Additional Information available at www.milwaukeecornish.org or www.cousinjack.org
A separate form must be completed for each person attending the Gathering. Please type or print legibly.
Last Name _________________________________ First Name __________________________________________
Age, if under 18 _____ If under 18, name of guardian registered for the Gathering ___________________________
Address ____________________________________________________ City ________________________________
State/Province/County _______________________________ Zip Code ________________ Country ______________
Telephone No. __________________________________ E-mail ___________________________________________
Cornish Society/Group/Organization(s) you are a member of: _______________________________________________
Cornish Surnames in your lineage: _____________________________________________________________________
Cornish Parish/Village(s) in your lineage: ________________________________________________________________
Circle any information above that you DO NOT want included in the published list of registrants.
Would you be interested in a seminar on “Genealogy based on DNA Research” Yes No (circle one)
Registration Fee $110 prior to Feb. 1, 2014; $120 Feb. 1 thru April 1; $130 after April 1, 2014 $__________
(Registration Date is based on post mark)
Registration Fee includes Opening Ceremony, Bardic Ceremony, Workshops, and all General Sessions.
Registration Fee does not include lodging. See lodging suggestions on next page.
Optional Meals and Tours: (additional details on next page)
Pasty Supper at the Zelazo Center at 6:00 pm, Fri., Aug. 15th: $15 $__________
Evening Banquet at the Zelazo Center at 6:00 pm, Sat., Aug. 16th: $35 $__________
Box Lunches are available at the Zelazo Center for lunch Thur., Fri., and/or Sat. for $10/day:
Please circle which day(s) you would like a box lunch: Thur. Fri. Sat. (No. of days circled times $10) $__________
(Lunches, on your own, with dietary alternatives, are also available at the UW-Milwaukee Union Food Court)
Tour of Palmyra and Old World Wisconsin, Wed., Aug. 13th (Transport., Admission, Guide & Lunch) $50 $__________ Tour of the Milwaukee Art Museum, Wed., Aug. 13th (Transportation, Admission, Guide and Tea): $35 $__________
Milwaukee Architectural City Tour, Wed., Aug. 13th (Transportation and guide) $25 $__________
TOTAL ENCLOSED (Registration Fee plus optional meals and tours): $__________
Make Check or Money Order Payable to: 2014 Cornish Gathering (U.S. Funds only).
Mail to: 2014 Cornish Gathering, c/o Thomas Rowe, 4525 S. River Ridge Blvd, Greenfield, WI 53228
Registrations will be confirmed only if an E-mail address is provided. Registration may be transferred to another person with no fee. Refunds will be made up to June 1, 2014 with a $10 processing fee.
Special Group Rates have been arranged with these hotels and are available only thru the phone numbers provided.
Reservations for Lodging should be made early. Milwaukee has many summer activities and hotels fill quickly.
Comfort Inn and Suites Downtown Lakeshore, 916 East State Street, telephone 414-276-8800
Double room, breakfast included, parking available in adjoining structure at $10/day. Reserve using Special Group Rate # 1486602, identifying name “Cornish Conference”. Special Group Rate is available until July 13, 2014.
LaQuinta Inns and Suites, 5423 North Port Washington Road, telephone 414-962-6767
Includes continental breakfast, microwave, refrigerator, free parking for guests only. This rate is for either a 2 room suite with 2 queen beds and sitting room with pull out couch (sleeps 6) Or a 1 room with King bed and sitting area.
Reserve using Special Group Rate # 1298, identifying name “Cornish Conference”.
Special Group Rate is available until July 22, 2014
A Park and Ride lot is available 2 blocks from LaQuinta on Silver Spring Drive.
Parking at the Zelazo Center on the UW-Milwaukee campus is very limited. Parking is available in the Union Parking Structure at $20/day.
Special Gathering shuttle bus service will operate between Comfort Inn, LaQuinta and Zelazo Center. Specific times to be announced.
Representation of Cornish Societies
All Cornish Societies and Organizations are encouraged to bring their flag or banner so it may be included in the Opening Ceremony Parade of Flags.
All optional meals will be served at the Zelazo Center. A box lunch will consist of a sandwich, chips, drink and cookie.
Trips, Tours and Sightseeing on Wednesday, August 13th.**
Palmyra Area and Old World Wisconsin (“From a Cornish Trail”) (8:00 am – 4:00pm)
Southeastern Wisconsin with its rolling hills and fertile land drew many Cornish farmers in the early to middle 1800’s. Our guided coach tour includes a visit to 3 Civil War Era Cornish Bible Christian Churches and their cemeteries, followed by lunch in the Clausing Barn at Old World Wisconsin, the historic outdoor museum celebrating our rural history and culture. Alice Lundstrom, a member of the Milwaukee planning committee and a docent at Old World Wisconsin, will guide this portion of the trip. Tour fee includes Transportation by coach bus with restroom and air conditioning; admission to Old World Wisconsin; and lunch.
Milwaukee Art Museum (12:30 – 4:30)
World-famous architect Santiago Calatrava designed Milwaukee’s iconic landmark on the shore of Lake Michigan. We’ll have a docent-led tour of the summer’s special Kandinsky exhibit; time in the artifact-filled Museum Shop; followed by a proper Cornish Cream Tea in the Museum’s Calatrava Café overlooking Lake Michigan. Tour fee includes Transportation by coach bus with restroom and air conditioning; admission to Museum; and tea.
Milwaukee Architectural City Tour (1:00 pm – 4:00 pm)
A city’s development is chronicled in its architecture. German beer barons, shipping magnates and manufacturers have left their mark on this city by Lake Michigan. Our tour, narrated by a guide from Historic Milwaukee, Inc., celebrates signature buildings, neighborhoods, homes and their architects, including Frank Lloyd Wright. Tour fee includes Transportation by coach bus with restroom and air conditioning.
**All tours will begin and end at LaQuinta Inn & Suites, 5423 N. Port Washington Road. The tours require some walking. Registration for trips must be included with your Gathering Registration. Tickets will be in your Gathering packet. Registration/packet pickup will take place at the LaQuinta Inn & Suites starting at 7:00 am Wed., Aug. 13th. There will be a minimum of 20 registrants per tour and a maximum of 55. So reserve early!