REUNION UPDATE January 25th. 2020
John Sabourin has stepped down due to personal and family issues. By default, as co-host, I have been promoted to host.
I would like to thank John for handling the preliminary planning and helping with the investigation and planning of this year’s tours. His knowledge of the New England area was invaluable. I wish my shipmate and brother the very best and hope to see him in October.
Let us begin…
The reunion dates of October 5th, (Monday) thru the 9th, (Friday) have been secured for us at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Providence/Warwick RI. The tours will include Newport, Groton, Mystic Seaport, Fall River and Boston. Gatherings Plus will be handling our reunion the same as they did last year. The reservations for the Crowne Plaza Hotel must be made by each individual by calling the hotel and that information will be posted as soon as I get the group number for the Basilone Association. The costs and reservation arrangements for meals and tours will be posted on the Gatherings Plus website in the near future. The same option of paying off the tours in two (2) payments will be the same as in Atlanta last year.
Details will be available within the next two (2) weeks. Reunion packets will be either emailed or mailed out to the association members and posted on the website. Thank you for your understanding. See you in October in Providence, Rhode Island!
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