2018 Reunion Planning

23-28 OCT 2018, height of New England fall color season

Best Western Merry Manor Inn, 700 Mail Street, South Portland, Maine  Phone 207 -774-6151

Price: $99 + Tax per night  (Hotel prices in Downtown Portland $250 + during color season)

Room cost includes free full American buffet breakfast served either in Hospitality Room or hotel restaurant.

Plan to have bus tours WED, THU @ FRI, WED Downtown and area tour of Portland, THU Seaside villages South of Portland with lobster/clam bake dinner (bibs provided) as evening meal, FRI North of Portland to Bath Iron works (where majority of Navy Destroyers made), LL Beam Flagship Store plus time to shop the huge outlet mall.

We will have use of 15 passenger van 1 evening to transport to/from the Old Port Exchange (Portland waterfront) this where all the action is.

Many other items included.  One of the buss trips includes a boat tour of Portland Harbor 0, think WED- Sea Time

Dave Hawkins just sent me a page from recent issue of Wall Street Journal describing driving and dinning Along the coast of Maine.  Think this should be a good reunion, may need some extra days.  Hotel rate is good 3 days before/after reunion.

Watch for additional details.Pass it on to your shipmates, ask them to join us.

Andy Anderson, Webmaster

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