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2020 Reunion and Convention

Save the date! 

Kin Reunion – Wednesday, August 19, 2020 
National Convention – Thursday, August 20 to Saturday, August 23, 2020 

Further information on costs and registration will be available early in 2020.



Note re: COVID-19: We are continuing to monitor the spread of the virus and all recommendations from public health experts regarding large gatherings. As we get closer to August 2020, we will evaluate the state of the pandemic and act in alignment with recommendations by world, national, provincial, and local health authorities to ensure the safety of others. 



Kin Reunion
Friends visiting

  • Open to all current and former members of Kin Canada 
  • It will be a casual day of fun, fellowship and, of course, reminiscing on the memories from the past 100 years.
  • Kicks off with breakfast (hosted by the Kin Canada Foundation)
  • Days events will include something for everyone including:
    • Golf tournament
    • Games
    • Visiting
    • Taste of Hamilton
    • Wine/Beer tasting
    • Lunch
    • BBQ Dinner followed by a night of dancing and fun!
    • National Convention Opening Ceremonies (evening
    • With the exception of golf, everything will be in one location

National Convention

National Convention format will be very similar to past conventions with a few additions of special centennial presentations/events. Alumni/Past Kin members are invited to join in the:

  • Thursday evening activities
  • Friday night Service Gala 
  • Saturday night National President's Gala

Accommodations in Hamilton, ON

Convention Host Hotel
Sheraton Hamilton Hotel (currently FULL

116 King Street West Hamilton, Ontario 

NOTE: All business, education, and meals will be held at the Hamilton Convention Centre, not the host hotel. 

Overflow Hotels
Both hotels are within a block of the Convention Centre/host hotel.
Please do not hold rooms in the Kin block unless you are sure you can attend. 

Homewood Suites by Hilton 
Studio Suites King Bed, Queen Sleeper Sofa
$144.00 per night plus taxes - rooms held until July 20
Includes complimentary breakfast, evening social, wi-fi, and 24-hour fitness centre. 

Staybridge Suites
2 double or queen beds
$159.00 per night plus taxes - rate guaranteed until July 19

Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.