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2008

January 26
Chili Cook-off & Game Night
Lohman Landing

February 23
Mt Vernon Tour/Dinner
Mt Vernon, VA

March 16
Spring Member Meeting
Hellas Restaurant, Millersville, MD

April 13
Pentagon Memorial Tour and Brunch

May 3-4
Icebreaker
Quiet Waters Park, Annapolis

May 24-26
Memorial Day Weekend
Solomons Island and Hudson Creek

June 14-29
Two-week Cruise

June 21-22
Selby Bay Raft-up
Selby Bay, South River

July 4-6
4th of July Cruise
Quarter Cove and Leeds Creek

July 25-27
Catalina Yachts Rendezvous
Solomons Island

July 26-27
Purdy Point Raft-up

August 16-17
Crab Feast
Props Restaurant, Bodkin Creek

August 30-Sep 1
Labor Day Weekend
Grays Inn Creek and Corsica River

September 17-28
Oktoberfest
Lake Ogleton

October 11
Italian Feast
Yates Landing

October 25
Mill Creek Raft-up

November 8
Veterans' Day Cruise

November 15
Fall Member Meeting
Van Tassell Landing

December 6
Holiday Party
Nemecek Landing

January 26
Chili Cook-off & Game Night
Lohman Landing

February 23
Mt Vernon Tour/Dinner
Mt Vernon, VA

March 16
Spring Member Meeting
Hellas Restaurant, Millersville, MD

April 13
Pentagon Memorial Tour and Brunch

May 3-4
Icebreaker
Quiet Waters Park, Annapolis

May 24-26
Memorial Day Weekend
Solomons Island and Hudson Creek

June 14-29
Two-week Cruise

June 21-22
Selby Bay Raft-up
Selby Bay, South River

July 4-6
4th of July Cruise
Quarter Cove and Leeds Creek

July 25-27
Catalina Yachts Rendezvous
Solomons Island

July 26-27
Purdy Point Raft-up

August 16-17
Crab Feast
Props Restaurant, Bodkin Creek

August 30-Sep 1
Labor Day Weekend
Grays Inn Creek and Corsica River

September 17-28
Oktoberfest
Lake Ogleton

October 11
Italian Feast
Yates Landing

October 25
Mill Creek Raft-up

November 8
Veterans' Day Cruise

November 15
Fall Member Meeting
Van Tassell Landing

December 6
Holiday Party
Nemecek Landing

 

Pentagon Memorial Tour and Brunch

Pentagon and Pier 7, April 13

Joan Savage (Jubilee) has a friend, Jean Barnak, who is the Project Manager for the construction of the memorial to the victims of the September 11th attack on the Pentagon. She gave a group of us a tour of the memorial and explained the details behind the design and layout of the memorial.

Following the tour, everyone regrouped at the Pier 7 restaurant in the Channel Inn off Maine Street in southwest DC.

Today's group included:

  • Ed and Connie Dooley, Surprise
  • Jim and Jean Upson, SeaSaw
  • Jaye Sampson, Scarlett
  • Mike Vacarro and Debbie Smith, Resolve
  • Jim and Suzanne Bergeron, Quebecois
  • Marie and Mike Yates, Prego
  • Bob Klimek and Lucia Casale, Lucia
  • Wayne and Joan Savage, Jubilee
  • Jon and Marilyn Van Tassell, I Dunno
  • Ed Ayres and Mary Ellen Shepherd, Erames
  • Mike and Bev Davis, Ayewash
  • Betty and John McElderry, Andiamo

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Gathering at the constuction site office

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Touring the memorial room inside the Pentagon before going outside

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"Suiting up" to enter the construction site

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Jean explaining the site design

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In front of the site, with the Pentagon in the background

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In the construction site

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We're now at the restaurant for brunch

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