2020 annual celebration schedule - Cancelled


                          International Forest of Friendship Celebration (44th Year)

                                    Atchison, Kansas - September 18 - 19, 2020

                                                      Weekend Schedule

Friday, September 18:

  • 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. - Registration at Atchison Chamber of Commerce, 200 Tenth Street. You can also check in with us later at the Cocktail Party.
  • 5:00 p.m.- Friday Evening Cocktail Party at the Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum, 223 N. Terrace St, Atchison KS 66002.  Two tickets for the bar are included with each registration.  Pick-up from hotels at 5:00 p.m., return trolley at 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 19

  • 9:15 a.m.- Bus transportation from the hotels to the International Forest of Friendship for the Induction Celebration.
  • 10:00 a.m. - Induction ceremonies at the Forest. Bus transport to Luncheon afterwards.
  • 1:30 p.m. - Luncheon at Atchison Event Center, 710 S 9th St, Atchison, KS 66002,  with keynote speaker (Cash Bar will be provided)
  • 4:00 p.m - Bus transportation to hotels
  • Afternoon trolley and visits to Atchison landmarks
  • 6:00 p.m. - Dinner and hangar dance at AE airport.  (This is not included in your registration fee, there is an additional $10.00 fee if you wish to attend this)