2013 Plebe Welcome/Mid-Atlantic

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    2013 Plebe families, just in case you haven't seen this through other channels. I didn't see it posted on here. I am sure the Mid-Atlantic Parents Club is getting the word out. The below is pasted in from an email I received:


    USMMA KP Alumni - Chesapeake Chapter

    Open Invitation!
    USMMA Alumni, Midshipmen, Parents, Plebes, Families and all interested persons are invited... as our guests!

    Please join us for our Annual Chapter Plebe Welcome Event Saturday June 27, 2009 at 8:30AM
    Port of Baltimore Ship Tour & Luncheon Program, Pier 13, Canton Marine Terminal, 4601 Newgate Avenue, Port of Baltimore.

    Aboard N.S. Savannah - the World’s First Nuclear-Powered Merchant Ship – A National Historic Landmark

    Our special guests will be the Plebes, Parents and Families – USMMA Class of 2013!

    We have specifically invited ALL plebes from PA, MD, DE, WVA, VA and Washington, DC.,
    and welcome all others who wish to attend! (Please reference the attached event flyer for complete details.)

    Get Acquainted with Fellow Classmates, Midshipmen, Alumni & Maritime Industry Professionals.


    USMMA Class of 1963 Members will attend and represent the 50th Legacy Class of Kings Point graduates.
    These gentlemen are encouraged to participate in a special relationship - mentorship - to the incoming Class of 2013.

    We will feature a special portion of our program in which we will recognize this special relationship, as they welcome
    THEIR new Plebe Class aboard!

    We request your RSVP as soon as possible, as we must guarantee our commitments the catering and the N.S. Savannah!
    ADVANCED REGISTRATION REQUIRED! DEADLINE: June 25, 2009 (Thursday)
    This event is presented at NO COST $ 0.00 to any participants!

    Advertisers, Sponsors, & Donors are encouraged & appreciated! THANK YOU! Checks payable to: KPChesapeake

    We look forward to your immediate response.

    With best regards,
    Gary
    Gary G. Hicks ‘76
    President

    USMMA-AF Chesapeake Chapter
    FORTUNE CENTER, 42 Idlewild Street, Bel Air, MD 21014
    Tel: (410) 420-0080
    E-mail: kpchesapeake@comcast.net
    Web Site: http://www.kpchesapeake.com

    EVENT FLYER: pasted below:


    Plebe Welcome USMMA Class of 2013
    Port of Baltimore Ship Tour & Luncheon
    Get Acquainted with Fellow Classmates
    Midshipmen, Alumni & Maritime Industry Professionals

    Saturday June 27, 2009 at 8:30AM aboard N.S. Savannah
    Pier 13, Canton Marine Terminal, 4601 Newgate Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224


    Hosted by the Maritime Administration, N.S. Savannah Technical Staff
    Aboard the World’s First Nuclear-Powered Merchant Ship – A National Historic Landmark

    Funding Provided by USMMA Alumni - KP Chesapeake Chapter KP Chessie
    Presented in cooperation with:
    USMMA KP Alumni - Chapter Presidents Alliance and the USMMA Mid-Atlantic Parents’ Club

    A USMMAAF “TELL AMERICA” Program. “Tell America About Kings Point and the U.S. Merchant Marine!”

    Agenda

    8:30AM Participants Check-in on Pier 13, Canton Marine Terminal. Continental breakfast items provided.
    8:45 AM Tour modern ships of the U.S. Merchant Marine
    11:00 AM Return to Pier 13, Canton Marine Terminal – Boarding and Tour N.S. Savannah
    12:00PM Luncheon served aboard ship – Promenade Deck Lounge
    (Catering provided by KP Chessie member Richard Lynch, Buontempo Brothers of Bel Air)
    12:30PM Speaker Presentation(s) –
    “Useful Tips for Incoming Plebes and Helpful Suggestions for Parents” – Presented by our attending Midshipmen
    “The World of Career Options for USMMA Graduates” – Comments from KP Alumni & Maritime Industry Professionals
    1:30PM Baltimore Harbor Cruise / Tour (proposed)

    All USMMA Alumni, Midshipmen, Parents, Plebes, Families and Guests are welcome!

    RSVP – ADVANCED REGISTRATION REQUIRED! DEADLINE: June 25, 2009 (Thursday)
    (Port security requires that your name - as presented on your photo ID - MUST appear on pre-registration roster at gate!)
    to Gary G. Hicks ’76 - President, KP Chesapeake, 42 Idlewild Street, Bel Air, MD 21014
    Tel: (410) 420-0080 E-mail: kpchesapeake@comcast.net Web Site: http://www.kpchesapeake.com

    This event is presented at NO COST $ 0.00 to our participants!
    Advertisers, Sponsors, & Donors are encouraged & appreciated! Checks payable to: KPChesapeake

    KP Chesapeake Plebe Welcome Program 062709
    http://kpchesapeake.com/Events/KP Chesapeake Plebe Welcome Program 062709.doc
    Click: Map & Directions to NS Savannah http://kpchesapeake.com/Events/NS Savannah Balto map 052208.JPG

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