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Photos from 2013 Reunion REUNION 2014 - CHARLESTON, SC September 3 - 7, 2014 The Town & Country Inn recently rebuilt and reopened as of July 1, 2012 with 129 guestrooms. Guestrooms have one King or Two Queen beds and include a separate granite shower in addition to a bathtub in-room hair dryers, irons and ironing boards, Keurig coffee stations (K cups provided or bring your own favorite) with refrigerator and microwave, cable television with HBO, and complimentary wireless high-speed internet, private in-room safe and new 37in flat screen televisions. The hotel is 3 miles from historic downtown Charleston and 8 miles from Charleston International Airport. There is NO shuttle available from the airport to the hotel. (Fee for a taxi is approximately $18 for 2 people). There is a shopping mall, grocery store and liquor store and restaurants within walking distance. Trotters Restaurant & Lounge are located in the hotel. The restaurant offers a daily breakfast buffet for $8.99 ($10.99 on weekends), a weekday lunch buffet for $10.99 ($12.99 on Friday) and a dinner menu. There is also a breakfast and lunch menu for those not wanting the buffet. The Hotel is Not Pet Friendly however there is a hotel nearby that will accept pets - it is the Hawthorn Suites. Members are responsible for making their own reservations and negotiating a rate if wanting to stay at the Hawthorn Suites. Room Rates: Sunday - Thursday night = $95.00/night Friday - Saturday night = $119.00/night (13.5% tax to be added to rate) The room rate does NOT include breakfast. **Note - if anyone comes in on the Friday and Saturday before the reunion (August 29/30) since it is Labor Day weekend the rate will be $129.00 Banquet Selections for Saturday Night Banquet: Choice of: 1. Breast of Chicken Francaise 2. 8oz Prime Rib - Cooked Medium (special requests for well done) 3. Crab Stuffed Filet of Flounder There are 8 handicapped rooms available with grab bars in the bathrooms and large walk in showers with shower chairs available. Please request a handicapped room if needed. All handicapped rooms are on the 1st floor. To make a reservation please call the hotel at 1-800334-6660 or 1-843-571-1000. The group code is PLEIKU. You need to use the group code when making the reservations. The room block will close 30 days prior to the reunion so please make your reservation early. Some preliminary planning for the reunion (all subject to change). 1. Thursday September 4th a. Morning tour of Historic Charleston, SC b. Lunch (on your own) and free time at Charleston Historic Market c. Afternoon tour of Magnolia Plantation. We will try to price this separately for those of you who only want to do part of the day. 2. Friday, September 5th a. Memorial service at Joint Base Charleston with possible tour of base after memorial service. b. Something of interest to some of you Dress Parade at The Citadel on Friday afternoon
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Old Fashion Pleiku Air Base Association Glass $5 each plus postage To order send your check to to Pleiku Air Base Association P.O. Box 552 St. Clairsville, OH 43950-0552VETERAN'S DAY PARADE AND CELEBRATIONJust want to let you know that I have been asked to chair the Monessen Veterans Council , the big task at hand is preparing for the Mon Valley Veterans Day Parade and Celebration that we are hosting. The daylong event is November 8, 2014 and will be held in the city of Monessen, Pa., approximately 25 miles due south of Pittsburgh, Pa. and 1 mile off interstate 70. this will be the 70th Annual Mon Valley veterans Day Parade and Celebration. We have invited nearly 60 veterans units, 12 high school bands from the area, some ROTC and Jr ROTC units as well as other Military and civilian groups and organizations and antique Military vehicle clubs to attend. This event is rotated yearly through five communities of Southwestern Pennsylvania, they are, Washington, Pa., Monessen, Pa., Charleroi, Pa, Donora, Pa. and Monongahela, Pa. This year my community of Monessen has the privilege of hosting this great observance and recognition of all veterans this year. This celebration is a big thing for our area and I would like to invite any members who would like to make the trip to come and join us and be in the parade if you like. If some of you have restored or any military vehicles or would like to get together and put together a float or some type of display vehicle to be in the parade, you would be most welcome. If you are interested in participating, please contact me at the following. S. Ron Chromulak, Tsgt USAF, Ret Chairman, Monessen Veterans Council 354 Balazia Ave Monessen, Pa. 15062-2448 firstname.lastname@example.org 724-314-3188 Home Phone 412-515-7247 Cell Phone
Several new items under the Locate page have been posted. Please check it our and perhaps you can assist a fellow Pleiku Veteran. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ The February 2014 issue of the Pleiku Air Base Association newsletter, The Highland Air Times, has been mailed. The next edition will be mailed in May. If you have an item for the next newsletter send it to: email@example.com Only dues paying members will receive a copy.
2014 Membership Dues Note that the Dues are now $25When you receive your copy of the Highland Air Times the envelope will have an indicator of your dues status. If you have M-14 on the left side of the envelope it means you have paid your 2014 dues. If you have M-12 you are delinquent. And if you last paid your dues prior to 2011, you aren't going to get a copy of the next Newsletter. Download a Membership Form by clicking here.
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