Schedule of Events for the AKDHA 84th Reunion September 7-9, 2018


  • Mt. Zion Lutheran Church Family Life Center, 4420 County Home Road, Conover, NC 28612. (google map)
  • Catawba County Museum of History, 30 N College Ave. Newton, NC 28658 (google map)
  • Southside Park, 1775 Southwest Blvd. Newton, NC 28658 (google map)

At all events:

  • Reunion Schedules and maps available
  • Order your 85th AKDHA Reunion Cookbooks (enter your favorite recipe additions to the cookbook)
  • Place your orders for Killian mugs, glass cups and other collectables from Rustic Cotton Designs.

Friday, September 7, 2018

  • 5:00-6:00pm: Registration and fellowship at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church Family Life Center.
  • 6:00pm: Pot Luck dinner. The suggestion is to bring enough to feed your family and two guests.
  • Music provided by the "Catawba Bluegrass Band".
  • 7:00pm Auction (bring family items, Killian bricks, Dr. Killian Books, Packets, etc.)>
  • 7:30pm: Wrap up evening with a group photo.

Saturday, September 8, 2018

  • 10:00am: Catawba County Museum of History Tour
  • Noon: Registration Packets, Southside Heights Park (grill hamburgers & hot dogs provided by AKDHA, play Bingo, and other games, prizes from Dollar Tree)
  • 4:00pm: AKDHA business meeting / scholarship awards, Lifetime Achievement Award, Prize (may have Silver Dollars) for youngest/oldest/farthest traveled, etc.
  • 5:00pm: Wrap up picnic activities with a group photo.
  • Rain-out: All activities moved to Mt. Zion Lutheran Church Family Life Center

Sunday, September 9, 2018

  • Church Services of your choice.
  • 10:00am: Church Service Old St. Paul's Church.
  • 10:30am: Church Service Mt. Zion Lutheran Church.
  • 1:00pm: Catered Lunch by the SAMS Club at Mt. Zion Church Family Life Center.
  • Condensed recap of business meeting
  • James W. Green III giving DNA class in another room or corner of meeting hall.
  • Group photo and farewells until reunion next year

85th AKDHA Reunion Plans

  • Cookbook (recipes can be sent to Kandace Waller, Kim Sipe or AKDHA P.O. Box)
  • Coffee & drinking cups, & T-shirts (new type, AKDHA logo, AKDHA pin)
  • Flags on all Killian tombstones (stick German flag with AKDHA pin)
  • Hart Square Tour
  • Bus (will ask at 84th AKDHA Reunion) for Hart Square Tour

For a pdf of this flyer, click - - > here < - -