Thursday July 31, 2014

 
 
3:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. 
 
Registration – Location TBA
4:00 P.M.  Educational Seminars
Concurrent Sessions
 
 
 
 
 
Nutrition – TBA 
Praise Dance Workshop – Candice Tidwell
The Value of Exercise – Roger Williams
Facial and Make-Up Class – Chevon Thompson
Hotel Orientation – Keith Donatto
Robert’s Rules of Order – Dr. Gloria Wicker
Application Process (Youth Activity) – Natalie Perry
    1.  College
    2.  Job
    3.  Preparing for High School
 
5:00 P.M. 
 
Wine Tasting
6:00 P.M. 
 
 
Free Time (Visit the Carousel Bar) Stroll through the French Quarters,  or Just Hang Out. 
Children’s Activity – Natalie Perry
 
7:00 P.M.  – 9:00 P.M. 
 
 
 
Welcome Program – Roger Williams
Orientation – Alan and Gloria Wicker, Keith and Donatto
Scavenger Hunt (Little known Williams-Hudson Facts) – Gloria Wicker Coordinator. 
Cash Bar – Monteleone Hotel
Finger Food – Family Reunion Fare. 
 
9:00 P.M. – Until ??
 
 
 
 
 
Live Jazz – Royal Sonestra Hotel, Live Dixieland Jazz – Bourbon St.; Live R&B – Ritz Carlton and Bourbon St.
Harrah’s Casino (.4 of a mile away)
 
 

Friday August 1, 2014

 
 
6:30 A.M. – 7:30 A.M. 
 
Fitness – Roger Williams
 
8:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
 
 
 
Williams-Hudson Family Session
(Breakfast will be served, sponsored by Alan and Gloria Wicker)
President – Roger Williams
Secretary – Bonita Zeier
Treasurer – Gloria Wicker
 
10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. 
 
Free Time
Tours (on your own)  See Monteleone Concierge
Swimming (on your own) Monteleone Hotel Roof Top Pool
Children’s Activity – Natalie Perry  (Room TBA)
Choir Rehearsal – Marilyn Carter  (TBA)
 
12:30 – 1:00 P.M.
 
 
Depart for the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
(½ mile walk or take a Street Car Ride)
 
1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. 
 
Williams-Hudson Family Reunion Picnic at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.  FREE Entrance to the Aquarium!!
Children’s Activity – Natalie Perry
Group Picture
Scavenger Hunt Continues – Gloria Wicker, Coordinator
 
4:00 P.M. 
 
Return to the Monteleone Hotel
(½ mile walk or take a Street Car Ride)
 
5:00 P.M. – 6:00P.M. 
 
Beer Tasting
Children’s Activity – Natalie Perry
Choir Rehearsal – Marilyn Carter
Praise Dance Class/Rehearsal – Candance Tidwell
 
6:00 P.M. 
 
Dinner on your own
 
7:00 P.M. 
 
Boarding Time for New Orleans at Night Jazz Cruise
$48.95 Internet Rate.    Ages:  6-12 $24.95
 
8:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M. 
 
8:00 P.M.  Until ??
 
New Orleans at Night Jazz Cruise
 
Live Jazz at the Sonestra Hotel (1 Blk from the Monteleone)
Live Dixieland Jazz or R&B – Bourbon Street Clubs
Live Jazz or R&B – J.W. Marriott (2 Blks. on Canal St.)
Live Jazz at the Ritz Carlton (3 Blks. On Iberville St.)
Harrah’s Casino (.4 of a mile away)
 

Saturday August 2, 2014

 
 
6:30 A.M. – 7:30 A.M.
 
Fitness – Roger Williams
 
7:30 – 9:00 A. M.
 
Breakfast on your own
 
9:00 A.M.
 
 
 
 
Tours  (See Monteleone Concierge for suggestions)
Louis Armstrong Festival (FREE) – U.S. Mint   
Street Car Ride or a .9 mile walk 
Swimming – Hotel Monteleone Roof Top Pool
Children’s Activity – Natalie Perry
 
3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. 
 
 
Choir Rehearsal – Marilyn Carter
Praise Dance Rehearsal – Candace Tidwell
 
6:15 P.M.
 
 
Williams-Hudson Family Group Photo.  Location (TBA)
 
 
7:00 P.M.  – Midnight
 
 
 
 
 
Williams-Hudson Family Reunion Biennial Banquet & After Party – Roger Williams
    1.  Memorial Service
    2.  Speaker - TBA
    3.  Scholarship Presentation - LillieEdwards
    4.  Scavenger Hunt Results – Gloria Wicker
    5.  Passing of the “Torch”
    6.  Party, Party, Party
    7.  Individual Family Photos
    8.  Choir to sing at Banquet
    9.  Praise Dancers to Perform at Banquet
 

Sunday August 3, 2014

 
 
8:00 A.M. 
 
Breakfast  –  Eat, Meet & Fellowship (Sponsored ??)
Bloody Mary’s and Mimosa’s – Cash Bar
Announcements – Roger Williams
 
 
10:30 A.M. 
 
 
 
Depart for Williams-Hudson Family Reunion Worship Hour at Historic Saint James A.M.E. Church; (222 No. Roman Street NOLA); Rev. Otto Duncan, Pastor
    1.  Williams-Hudson Family Choir to Sing
    2.  Williams-Hudson Praise Dancers to perform
 
A Jazz Brunch for those that don’t want to go to Church.  (TBA) or (See the Monteleone Concierge)
 
1:00 P.M. 
 
Street Car Ride back to the Hotel
 
 
1:30 P.M. 
 
 
Lunch on your own 
 
3:00 P.M.
 
 
 
Swimming (Roof top Pool , Monteleone Hotel)
Cocktails – (Roof top Pool Bar)
Cocktails – (Carousal Bar)
Tours – (On your own) or ( See the Monteleone Concierge)
 
 
6:00 P.M. 
 
 
Dinner - (on your own)
Live Music - Bourbon Street
Live Music - Royal Sonestra Hotel
Live Music - Ritz Carlton Hotel
Live Music - J.W. Marriott
Reflections – Roger Williams, 2016 Family Reunion Host Team, Alan and Gloria Wicker.-- Location TBA.