Events, Trips and Travel
October 24, 7:00 - 8:00 Top 100 Tour Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Beck Building, 601 Main Street, Houston 77005 Arrive early, 6:00 - 7:00, and enjoy a museum-style networking happy hour and then tour museum highlights on a docent-led, private alumnae tour from 7:00 - 8:00. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10/17. $10 per person, adults only.
December 7, 12:00 - 6:00 Alumnae Holiday "Gathering in Galveston" Meet at 12:00 in front of the Railroad Museum, 25th at Strand Blvd. Dickens on the Strand. Let's celebrate the 40th Annual Dickens on The Strand, a holiday festival, where bobbies, Beef Eaters and the Queen herself will be on hand to recreate the Victorian London of Charles Dickens. Characters from Dickens novels walk the street. Food and entertainment fill the area with sights and sounds that take you back to another era. Come dressed in a period costume and receive a ticket discount. For more information http://www.galvestonhistory.org/Dickens_Overview.asp. Families are welcome to attend. Adults $14 / $12 in advance Students (ages 7 - 12) $8 / $6 in advance. Galveston Historical Foundation Member Price $11.
February 2, 2014 6th Annual Alumnae Cruise, 7-days from Galveston on Carnival Magic Cruise from one tropical isle to another in the glittering turquoise seas of the Western Caribbean. A Carnival cruise to the Western Caribbean offers idyllic days of swimming, snorkeling, and strolling pearly white-sand beaches and romantic nights beneath the twinkle of clear, starry skies. Explore many wonderful ports of call on your Western Caribbean Cruise including Mahogany Bay on Isla Roatan, Belize, and Cozumel.
Reservations are booked separately and range in price from $489 to $1,259 depending upon stateroom selection. Visit Carnival.com or your preferred travel agent for current details. Bring your spouse or your best friend, but leave the children at home. Email Nancy Walker at email@example.com for an alumnae group activity schedule.
(Be prepared to include the birth dates of everyone in your cabin, their name as it appears on their passport, and select early dinner seating to eat with your alumnae friends.)
Save the Date!!!
September 20, 2014 Travel to Savannah, GA with Alumnae Friends Sojourn to Savannah is a special adult opportunity and training session. Enjoy historic attractions, tour the Birthplace, and participate in adult Girl Scout activities. The $60 fee includes Birthplace activities, training sessions, a Birthplace Pin and a Sojourn patch. (Travel, hotel & meals are extra.) Our Savannah travel expert, Dawn Donaldson, will be researching group hotel rates and flight recommendations. More information will be in the next issue of AlumnaE-News! Click here for Savannah details.