The Netherlands Squadron Chapter took place in the Chateau de Neercane on the 25th of June last.
The programme hereunder:
Saturday, June the 25th
1.45pm : All Musketeers and Gascony members met outside the Amadeus Brasserie for a walk in the town.
3.30pm : A stroll to the Timmerfabriek Boschstraat for the opening of the "Out of Storage" exhibition by the Mayor of Maastricht, Mr. Onno Hoes. An exhibition of contemporary art from the Nord Pas de Calais.
4.45pm : The laying of a wreath before the d'Artagnan Statue.
6.30pm : Induction in the magnificent Domaine Apostelhoeve Vineyard, at 8 hectares, the largest in the Maastricht Region.
8.00pm : We went to the "L'Escriteau" restaurant in the Chateau de Neercane, where an excellent meal was accompanied by some remarkable Gascony wines.
Sunday, June the 26th :
9.15am : Wolder. Departure from the Cathedral for a procession lasting 2h45 marking the "Fete of The Blessed Sacrament".
1.00pm : Haccourt. Visit to the Farm of D'Artagnan. Unveiling of the statue of d'Artagnan in the inner courtyard of the Farm by Lieutenant-Captain Camille Oostwegel. The statue is the work of the sculptor TARATYNOV.