Join us at Convention 28!

Join us at the annual convention of the Phoenix & Consolidated Glass Collectors' Club on July 22-24 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Pittsburgh Airport, in Coraopolis, PA. 

HOTEL RESERVATIONS

To reserve your room for the convention, contact the Hilton Garden Inn, Pittsburgh Airport, in Coraopolis, PA.and request the PCGCC convention rate:

  • Contact the hotel directly by calling 412-205-5400 and ask for reservations. Use group code PHOE and the group name is under "Phoenix Gass Collectors."

Convention activities begin on the evening of Thursday July 22 and end after the Banquet the evening of Saturday July 24.

Reservations can be made until the end of day June 30. After that, the hotel will release the unreserved rooms for sale to the general public. Reservations made after June 30 will be accepted at the space available rate.

Convention Field Trip

Friday July, 23

9 am-Noon Members Field trip to the Duncan Miller Museum.

Convention Schedule

We have our Hospitality Room AND our Members’ Sales Room. A central location to meet, greet, shop & eat.

WEDNESDAY, 7/21

Group Dinner for early arrivals at Segneri’s restaurant in Corapolis, PA, home of “the glass house”, aka the Consolidated

Lamp & Glass Company 1893-1963.

THURSDAY, 7/22

6:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Complimentary breakfast for hotel guests.

2 PM – 4 PM

Get Acquainted/Show & Tell: We will “kick off” the Convention with announcements, introductions, and a “Show   & Tell” session. Be sure to bring any great finds to talk about, to share, to discuss and identify.

4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Hospitality Room open - pick up Convention Packets. Hospitality Room Members Sales Room opens for   consignments.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Display and Hospitality Rooms open to the public.

FRIDAY, 7/23

6:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Complimentary breakfast for hotel guests.

8:30AM 

Meet in the lobby to arrange carpool to the Duncan Miller Museum - 1 hour away.

9:30 - Noon Museom Visit/ Education Presentation / Lunch catered by museum.
1:30PM-2:30PM Visit to Sarris Candy Store in Cannonsburg, PA.

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Dinner on your own.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Display and Hospitality Rooms open to the public.

SATURDAY, 7/24

6:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Complimentary breakfast for hotel guests.

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Board of Directors Meeting - Officers and Board Members Only

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Annual Business Meeting

10:00 AM - 11AM

Glass Check In for Members Only Auction. Bring your consignments and we really appreciate donations!

11:00AM - 11:30AM

AUCTION PREVIEW!!!

11:30 PM - 5:00 PM

 

MEMBERS ONLY GLASS AUCTION:

For tax purposes, you must be a   paid-up member of the Club and pay the Convention registration fee to bid or   to consign at the Members Only

Auction. We WILL be accepting new Memberships prior to   the start of the Auction. PLEASE   NOTE: Convention Registration is also   required to participate in our Auction.

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Hospitality Room open - your last chance to vote for Room Displays or to buy glass from the Members’ Sales   Room.

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Banquet and Awards: Seminar: R Fry Glass Society President Mike Sabo will present a PowerPoint to us on "Sam Diana Art Glass" with examples of the glass on display.