National Stanley Family Association 26th Reunion

2nd Quarter Century Begins
June 26 & 27, 2015
Held at Estes Dining Hall, Randolph-Macon College
GPS Coordinates: 37.7622545, -77.477650
Corner of E Patrick and Henry St
(North of 204 Henry St)
Ashland, VA 23005

The Reunion will take place at the Estes Dining Hall at Randolph Macon College located at the address above.  ALL activities/meals other than the tours will take place at the Dining Hall unless specifically noted below.  See the Maps link above or Reunion Information for directions on how to get there.  Click here for the registration form.

Reunion materials may be picked up starting at 1:00 p.m. Friday at the Dining Hall.  Pre-registration by mail (in Stan's hands) is required by June 21st.  If you can't get the registration form to Stan via mail by June 21, then please email a copy to him or call him and tell him how many are coming.  This is important for assuring we have enough food to feed everyone.


Friday, June 26, 2015
10:00 a.m. - Noon NSFA Executive Board Meeting in Dining Hall
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:00 p.m. NSFA Registration and check-in and visiting begins.
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. On your own touristing and visiting with cousins.
Click here for more tour information.
Possible Tours:
Tour #1 - 2:00 pm  Montpelier Center For Arts & Education
Tour #2 - 2:45 pm  Cedar Creek Meeting House Site
Tour #3 - 3:30 pm  Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown
6:00 - 7:15 p.m. Buffet Dinner at Estes Dining Hall
7:15 - 7:30 p.m. WELCOME - Co-Presidents, Marc Conrad & Darlene Stanley
•  Reunion Schedule
•  Table introductions of members/attendees - each table will take turns with members introducing themselves/families and briefly tell where they are from and their line of descension from Thomas1 Stanley.
7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Speaker:  Jack Trammell - "Quakers, the Richmond Slave Trade and Quiet Resistance"
8:30 - 9:00 p.m. Visiting between cousins & Music:  Praise Team
Saturday, June 27, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Registration table open
9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • The Valentine History Museum and Tours ($ at the door)
  • The John Wickham House (part of the Valentine Museum)
  • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Buffet Lunch at Estes Dining Hall and Group Picture afterwards
    2:00 - 3:00 p.m. NSFA Business Meeting at Estes Dining Hall
    3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Speaker:  Gwen Strane - "Some of the Elements of the Underground Railroad"
    4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Free Time. Visit with cousins
    6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner at Estes Dining Hall
    7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Speaker:  Art Taylor - "Some more, Hanover County History and Such"
    8:00 - ??? p.m. Music:  Homeward Bound
    Closing of reunion and saying our "Good Byes" until next year

    Note:  There will be tables available to display your
    memorabilia: i.e. pictures, charts, books, etc.

    The Stanley Store will be open: Friday aprox. 4-close and Saturday 9-close