Join the Alden Kindred of America’s 120th Virtual Annual Reunion, July 31 & August 1, 2020.
Enjoy history, kinship, and fun as you share the momentous 400th-anniversary celebration with Alden family and friends. This two-day reunion will be held as a virtual event, live-streamed via Zoom. Registration is required. Experience an exciting history reenactment, enjoy a history symposium with Alden scholars and genealogists sharing the latest discoveries, and take a virtual tour of Alden House. The Zoom registration links for Friday and Saturday events are included on the tickets. Tickets are available here.
2020 Alden Reunion Schedule
Friday, July 31, 2020
1:00 pm – 3 pm 2020 Alden History Virtual Symposium. Join Alden historian Tom McCarthy, genealogists Alicia Crane Williams and Christopher Lee, and the Alden archaeology exhibit curator Stephen O’Neill for presentations about Alden House, recent archaeology research, and the Alden legacy. These presentations are featured in a new book “Duxbury 2020: Our Pilgrim Story,” published by Duxbury 2020. The symposium will be broadcast through Zoom. The book is a collection of commemorative essays by historians and local scholars and will be available for purchase online.
Saturday, August 1, 2020
10:30 am. Alden Kindred of America Annual Meeting. (Reports will be emailed to members registered for the meeting.) The meeting will be broadcast through Zoom.
Noon – Take a tour of Alden House and the Alden First Site with one of AKA’s expert guides.
2 pm “Priscilla: Imagining the Voice of Pilgrim Mother.” Actress and history presenter Diana Dunlap brings the Alden matriarch and celebrated Pilgrim maiden back to life in this dramatic one-woman presentation. The program will be broadcast virtually through Zoom.