Convention Registration is Closed

Convention Schedule
Events and Venues:
Meet and Greet Welcome Reception
Cash bar with hors d’oeuvres
Friday, Sept. 27: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Springfield Armory Museum
One Armory Square, Springfield, MA 01105

Springfield Armory National Historic Site
Every day-opens 9:00 a.m./closes 5:00 p.m.
One Armory Square, Springfield, MA 01105

Seminar by Gus Fisher – Retired USMC Match Armorer
M1 Limited Technical Inspection/Gage Inspection Demo
Saturday, Sept. 28: 10:00 a.m.
Springfield Technology Community College – Scibelli Hall Auditorium (see #2 on map, next page)
Auditorium is on the first floor, across from Gymnasium
*Note* Parking is limited. Walking or carpooling is recommended.

CMP Update by Mark Johnson – Chief Operating Officer of the CMP
Saturday, Sept. 28: 1:30 p.m.
Springfield Technology Community College – Scibelli Hall Auditorium (see #2 on map, next page)
Auditorium is on the first floor, across from Gymnasium
*Note* Parking is limited. Walking or carpooling is recommended.

Seminar by Marty K.A. Morgan – Author, Historian, Video/Film Host and GCA Director
The Long Shadow of John Garand
Saturday, Sept. 28: 2:00 p.m.
Springfield Technology Community College – Scibelli Hall Auditorium (see #2 on map, next page)
Auditorium is on the first floor, across from Gymnasium
*Note* Parking is limited. Walking or carpooling is recommended.

GCA Banquet
Keynote Speaker (Ret) Capt. William ‘Hawk’ Albracht (see bio page)
Saturday, Sept. 28: 5:30 p.m. cocktails/7:00 p.m. dinner
Tower Hotel
2 Boland Way, Springfield, MA 01105
GCA Farewell Breakfast
Sunday, Sept. 29: 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Tower Hotel
2 Boland Way, Springfield, MA 01105

Headquarters Hotel: Tower Square Hotel, 2 Boland Way, Springfield, MA 01115. 413-781-7111 Our block of rooms is currently full, but there are options: Go on a waiting list for a room to come available in the block; reserve a room at their regular rates, or get a room in an adjoining hotel. If you need assistance getting a room please contact the GCA office.