12th Annual Southern Association Conference: March 7, 2015
It is with great pleasure that the Friends of Rickwood announce the 12th Annual Southern Association Conference to be held in Birmingham, on Saturday, March 7, 2015. The day-long conference will focus on the formative years of the original Southern League, 1885 – 1899 and will feature a variety of speakers and collector exhibits. Please consider attending and sharing your commitment to keeping alive the rich history of the Southern Association and baseball in the South.
Saturday’s activities will be held at historic Rickwood Field, and will begin with coffee and snacks at 8:30 a.m. (Central). The conference includes lunch, and will feature presentations by authors and researchers, as well as collector exhibits, book signings, and door prizes. We are also very pleased to have Weldon “Hoss” Bowlin, longtime Minor League player and collegiate coach, as our special guest.
Please see word documents below for registration and Saturday schedule, and email email@example.com for additional information.