91 people attended from the United States, Puerto Rico, and Australia This year, the YAG planners faced a bit of a dilemma - with the increasing numbers of eager YAGers attending every year, we are actually outgrowing Helfta Hall at St. Gertrude's. Food prep was also becoming a bit of a problem (especially refrigerator space),… Continue reading 2021 YAG Recap
Mr. & Mrs. Peter Creighton Peter Creighton, from New Mexico, and Alexa Kantirakis, from southeastern Michigan, first met online on TradCircle before meeting in person at the third YAG in 2019. Things took off from there and they attended the 2020 YAG as an engaged couple! They got married at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in… Continue reading Eleventh YAG Wedding!
Some of you may remember that back in 2020, about 10 potential YAGers had to cancel their trips at the last minute due to the COVID travel restrictions, especially regarding international travel. One of those YAG hopefuls nevertheless managed to "visit" with the in-person YAG attendees via video call: Angela Arthur from Melbourne, Australia. Peter… Continue reading Honorary YAG Wedding
Thanks to a few last-minute folks and a couple of no-shows, our actual head count was a bit hard to pin down, but it ranged from 50-55 people throughout the weekend. We finished out with people from 13 US states; 2 people from Ontario, Canada; and one world traveler from Melbourne, Australia! (The chap in… Continue reading 2018 YAG Recap
Registration has closed for the 2018 YAG at 52 participants - the exact same number as last year! Oddly enough, the guys-to-gals ratio is ALSO exactly the same - 29:23! Please take note of a couple schedule changes for Saturday; the biggest one is that Mass is now at 8:30 am while dinner begins at… Continue reading Final Count, 52!