HESCHUK FAMILY REUNION 2006
August 4 to 7
Kings Hotel No Vacancy
2003 HESCHUK FAMILY REUNION
UNCLE BILL SHARES HIS TOYS
Somebody put forth the idea of a perogy eating contest. Quantity not speed. Will the official record of 23 be safe?
What would a reunion in Dauphin be without a feast like Baba would have prepared. Send in your suggestions/memories.
Kentucky Fried Chicken –Warren
Cherry Koolaid– Warren
For the Alex [Annie] Heschuk Family Reunion
Date----------- August 4th to August 7th 2006
Location------ Dauphin Manitoba
Hosts---------- Carolyn & Orville Heschuk
1-204 638-6678 email@example.com 223 Davidson Ave. E
Dauphin Man. R7N 2Z4
FRIDAY August 4th 2006
5:00 P.M. Registration at Kinsman Hall [Mountain Road]
6:30 P.M. Dinner---Hosted by William & Rosalie Heschuk [50th Anniversary]
Photos, Videos & Memorabilia on display [your participation invited]
SATURDAY August 5th 2006
10:00 A.M. Ukrainian Festival Parade---River Ave. & Main St. [this will last approx. 60 to 80 minutes] Recommend watching from this location, near the start of the parade because this will put you in close proximity to the Kinsmen Hall and thus avoid the traffic snarl after the parade.
1:00 P.M. Leave for Sifton from the Kinsmen Hall—view St. John’s cemetery, Mary Maxim Pioneer Cairn [inscribed rocks for the Stefan Ogryzlo Nick Ogryzlo, Daniel Heschuk and Alex Heschuk families],location of one time Alex Heschuk General Store, the Greek Catholic Church where Alex & Annie were married, children were baptized and family worshipped. Visit the locations of the Sifton Convent, schools attended, Mary Maxim original building, Stefan Ogryzlo original homestead, Alex & Annie’s first farm where Steve, Bill and Orville were born. Marcel was born in the Dauphin Hospital while the family operated a general store in Sifton. Pat was also born at the Dauphin General Hospital.
3:00 P.M. Cairn Dedication at farm [Ogryzlo St. and 7th Ave.] with the Ogryzlo [Lytwyn] clan.
Memorial Tree planting in memory of Marcel Heschuk
Burial of Time Capsule [everyone welcome to put something into this 4” x 24” P.V.C. Pipe]
Visit site of farm buildings.
At the time of the commemoration and unveiling of the Cairn folks [especially the children] are encouraged to leave something on the site in the way of a commemorative or memento [preferably of no monetary value so that stealing it might be discouraged] .This would make the future return visit a little more exciting--- to see if the article was still there. Some Suggestions : Stones with your name and date,pins,shells etc
6:00 P.M. Pot Luck Supper with the Ogryzlo [Lytwyn] Clan
Photos, Videos and memorablia on display
9:00 P.M. Weiner and marshmallow Roast
SUNDAY August 6th 2006
10:00 A.M. Private Swim Party at Dauphin’s Ultramodern WAVE Pool
2:00 P.M. Meet at Kinsmen Hall for a tour of: Riverside cemetery, homes where family members lived, schools that were attended and offices where Orville and Steve practiced.
6:00 P.M. Catered Banquet
7:30 P.M. Entertainment, Talent Nite [everyone invited to participate] Silent Auction [don’t forget to bring 2 articles valued up to $20.00 each]
VOLUNTEERS FOR NEXT REUNION.
Monday August 7th 2006.
A.M. Hosted by Carolyn and Orville at their home.
More photos “post mortems”, refreshments and farewells.
P.S. Anyone interested in golf please let Orv know so t-times may be reserved
Swimming Passes available for those staying at the Super 8 Motel
Games, Face Painting etc. available for children
Your cell phone numbers will be appreciated by the hosts