Invitation: Luncheon aboard the SS RED OAK VICTORY, Tuesday, May 14th, 1100
- Ahoy Members and Friends,We have another special event! One that is in between:
The Pacific Merchant Marine Council and West Contra Costa Council members and their guests are invited by our friends in the US Maritime Academy Alumni Association San Francisco Chapter!Catered Lunch aboard SS Red Oak Victory with Lois Boyle, "Rosie the Riviter"
- California Maritime Academy Commissioning and Awards Ceremony, Saturday, 11 May http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PMMC-NLUS/message/1326
- Greatest Generation Cruise, SS JEREMIAH O'BRIEN, Saturday, May 18 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PMMC-NLUS/message/1329
Tuesday, May 141337 Canal Blvd., Berth 6A, Richmond, CA 94804For information on the ship: http://www.ssredoakvictory.comFor directions and a map: http://www.ssredoakvictory.com/contact.htmFor information on Lois Boyle: http://richmondconfidential.org/2013/01/17/richmond-museum-association-president-lois-boyle-steps-down-after-30-years/Reservations are essential for the catered lunch - Bob Featherer <bobf12 at juno dot com> telephone (707) 333-7127. $20 pay when you come aboard.
Pork Shanks In A Sweet Chili Sauce
Boneless Skinless Grilled Chicken Breast
Tri Color Cheese Tortolini
Mixed Greens with A Champagne Vinigarette Dressing
Rolls & Butter
Beer & Wine
Nine O Seven Grill
907 First St.
Benicia Ca 94510
From I-580, take the Canal Blvd. Exit
Continue on Canal Blvd to 1337 Canal Blvd.
Ship is at Berth 6A
Visitors need to be aware that the ship is berthed in an active Port area. Monday through Friday, heavy industrial equipment is operating along the roadways en route to the ship. A 5 mph speed limit is to be observed in the industrial area. Please watch for the red and white directional signs starting at gate 2.
Proceeds from the luncheon and the 50-50 drawing will be presented to Lois for the Museum and the ship.
See you there!
PS Looking ahead we will be having lunch with the Kings Pointers and others again Tuesday, June 11, aboard the SS JEREMIAH O'BRIEN. Same outstanding caterer but a different great menu, $20. The presentation subject will be a doubleheader: the 2013 America's Cup, http://www.americascup.com, and 2013 San Francisco Fleet Week, http://www.fleetweek.us. Council officers, directors, and members should plan to stay afterwards for a meeting.----- Original Message -----From: bobf12@...To: Navy League MembersSent: Wednesday, May 01, 2013 9:47 AMSubject: USMMAAA SF Chapter, May Meeting on The SS RED OAK VICTORY, Tuesday, May 14th, 1100Ahoy,We are having a very special meeting on the SS RED OAK VICTORY. Lois Boyle will put on a performance as "Rosie the Riviter" of WWII fame. People who have seen her say that she is very good. It is not a long program and we will be serving a special luncheon. The good news is that you get all this for the paultry sum of $20 for everything - bar and luncheon.Hope to see you there and please RSVP.ACTA NON VERBA,Bob Featherer '68'CFO/CFGUSMMAAA SF Chapter707-333-7127