The Cline Family
In America Since 1739

2022 NC Reunion - July 1st - July 3rd

The 2022 Cline Family Reunion in North Carolina will be held July 1 - 3

Old St. Paul's Lutheran Church
2035 Old Conover-Startown Rd.
Newton, NC 28658

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Family Displays

Again this year, we are inviting families to create & bring a display about your family. This can be a poster, family trees, special artifacts, scrapbooks, labeled photographs.

Contact Randy Sigmon at 828-381-6303 for more information (& plan to set up your display on Friday between 2-4 pm in the fellowship hall.


All located near reunion location Rooms blocked for Cline Reunion. Ask for Cline Family Reunion rates. Reserve by early June.

Courtyard by Marriott Hickory
1946 13th Ave. Dr. SE, Hickory, NC 28602
Call 828-267-2100
$129 + tax (King with Sleeper Sofa or 2 Doubles). 4.14 miles from reunion location.

Hampton Inn Hickory
1956 13th Ave. Dr. SE, Hickory, NC 28602
Call 828-624-2000 or click here
$129 (King or Queen). 4.08 miles from reunion location. Breakfast included.

Comfort Inn
1607 Fairgove Church Rd, Conover, NC 28613
Call 877-424-6423, or click here
$114 + tax (King or 2 Queens).
1.75 miles from reunion location. Breakfast included.

2022 Reunion Schedule

Friday, July 1st Library at Lenoir-Rhyne University 625 7th Ave. NE, Hickory, NC 28601
5:00 pm Reception at Lenoir-Rhyne University (founded by Clines) on campus at the L-R Library and a Self-guided tour of "Cline L-R history" at the university
Saturday, July 2nd Fellowship Hall, Old St. Paul's Lutheran Church (OSPL)
8:00 am Cline Family Business Meeting (Don Cline, president)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Cline Store & Genealogy Research Room (by appointment)
Email to tell us what you'd like help researching before the reunion. We'll try to work on it ahead of time.
9:00 Presentation #1: Richard Eller - Publishing History/Narratives
10:00 am Presentation #2: David McCorkle - Introduction to Genealogy in the 2020s
11:00 am Presentation #3: Julie Cline - Travelog of Alsase, France - Cline Homeland
12:00 pm Pre-paid Catered Lunch & group photo
1:30 pm Presentation #4: Metaleen Cline Morgan Thomas - Cline Lenoir-Rhyne Connection
2:30 pm Presentati0n #5: Randy Sigmon - History of Old St. Paul's Lutheran Church & new book
5:00 pm Sims BBQ: cash only (Dutch Treat: $16/adult, $8/child 4-11 years old, free if under 3 years old)
Sunday, July 3rd Historic Church (across street) & Fellowship Hall of OSPL Church
8:00 am Patriotic Worship Service - Old St. Paul’s Historic Lutheran Church (snacks in fellowship hall afterwards, plus Cline Store open)
10:00 am Review of GPS tour & Reunion Closing (snacks) - Fellowship Hall, OSPL Church
11:30 am Post-Reunion Lunch - at a local restaurant (Dutch treat)
Extra GPS Cline Tour (purchase guide @ Cline Store)


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Please choose all the options you need. An individual should choose an Individual Adult registration. A family should choose a Family Registration. A catered lunch should be purchased for each person who plants to eat.

When you add an item to the cart, a new page will open showing you the contents of your cart. You may close that page to return here to add more items. Click View Cart when you are done to return to the cart.

Please indicate how many in your party will attend the Saturday Dinner at Sims BBQ and how many will attend the Sunday Post Reunion Lunch at Dutch Treat. These do not require pre-payment but will need to be paid when attended. Please let us know if you plan to attend so we know how many to expect.

Quantities can be adjusted at checkout if necessary.

Item Price Add To Cart
Registration for one Adult $30.00 per individual
I will attend Saturday Dinner at Sims BBQ
I will Attend Sunday Lunch at Dutch Treat
Register a Family $50.00 per family
Number Attending Saturday Dinner at Sims BBQ
Number Attending Sunday Lunch at Dutch Treat
Saturday Catered Lunch $15.00 per person (free for ages 3 and under)
Make a Donation to Support Reunions Choose an Amount
Donation Amounts

For More Information

Don Cline (Cline Family Vice Pres.) 336-299-6717
Julie Cline (Cline Family Sec. ) 828-315-0638
Sharon Cline Traywick (Cline Family Treas.) 704-813-7512
Cindy Beam (Registrar & eNewsletter) 828-572-9471
Randy Sigmon (Displays & Church Contact) 828-381-6303
Harry Polly (Cline Store & Souvenirs) 828-244-6651
Bill Jones (Caterers & Snacks) 828-310-3079
Rusty Fraizier (Genealogy & Snacks), 336-575-0806
Metaleen Cline M. Thomas (Reunion Chair) 828-896-6511

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