October 19-20th in Wilmington on the Battleship NC. RSVP NLT Oct. 5th
The Friday afternoon and evening event will take the place of our October Luncheon normally scheduled for the first Tuesday of the month. As a special event that all SENCLAND Members are invited to attend, please read the following information for details, reservation instructions, and general information. We expect about 30 out of town guests from the 15 MOAA Chapters in NC. Most of them will be staying at the Embassy Suites next to the Convention Center. Our NCCOC business meeting will be at the hotel on Saturday morning. All SENCLAND members are encouraged to attend the Saturday morning meeting. Please indicate in your RSVP for the Friday event on the Battleship if you would like to join the business meeting on Saturday at the Embassy Hotel.
Friday Evening Tour, Social Hour, Dinner and Program will be on the Battleship North Carolina. Admission to the Battleship, parking and a tour of the ship starting about 4:30pm by official docents from our Chapter are included in your meal cost for the evening. Address for the ship is 1 Battleship Rd. Wilmington, NC 28401.
Social Hour and private tours of the Battleship will commence at 4:30pm
A plated buffet dinner in the wardroom of the Battleship catered by Mission BBQ of Wilmington will start about 6:00pm. The menu includes: Sliced Brisket or Prime Rib, Pulled Chicken, Cheese Sausage, Grilled Salmon, three sides, cornbread and choice of dessert. A program will follow featuring the history of the Battleship North Carolina BB-55 in WWII by SENCLAND member RDML Ron Henderson, USN(Ret).
Cost is $35 per person including soft drinks, tea, coffee, beer and wine. Please RSVP NLT Oct. 5th by mailing a check to David Gould, Treasurer SENCLAND Chapter of MOAA P.O. Box 10015 Wilmington, NC 28404 or using PayPal option option below.
Saturday morning, October 20th, we have arranged a special event for spouses and guests of out of town attendees, and SENCLAND members, spouses and guests. Wilmington Water Tours, 212 South Water Street, will provide a 50 minute narrated tour of the Cape Fear River. The tour starts at 11:00 AM so plan to leave the hotel by 10:00 AM. The boarding area is about 7 blocks south of the Embassy hotel. A special rate of $10.00 per person has been arranged by Chrissy Sanford, COL, USA (Ret) SENCLAND Chapter 2nd VP who will accompany you on the tour. Please include names and boarding fees NLT October 5th with your dinner reservations payment for Friday evening on the Battleship. Send payment to Treasurer David Gould or add to your PayPal amount. Call David Gould (410-262-5257) or Ken Klassen (910-616-9614) if you have any questions.
Battleship Event on Friday Oct. 19th: $35
Narrated Wilmington Water Tour Sat. Oct. 20th: $10
Battleship Event on Friday Oct. 19th: - $35
Narrated Wilmington Water Tour Sat. Oct. 20th: - $10
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