|ANNOUNCING THE SECOND ANNUAL NORWICH UNIVERSITY TEXAS ROUND-UP! |
Houston, TX Highlights Include: Meet and Greet with Astronaut Bill McArthur *
Family Fun at the Houston Space Center * Happy Hour and Dinner Cruise *
Food and Fun with Norwich Friends
Special Guest from the Hill: Diane Scolaro, Assistant Vice President of Alumni and Volunteer Relations. Come hear the latest news from Norwich!
Friday, June 8, 2012
5:30 - 7:30 pm - Happy Hour
Sherlock’s Baker Street Pub, 2416 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX 77058
Event Cost: Pay-as-you-go food and drinks - there are great happy hour specials!
Saturday, June 9, 2012
9:00 - 10:00 am - Private meeting, talk and photos with Astronaut Bill McArthur
COL McArthur is a West Point grad who spent six months on the International Space Center.
Check out his bio here.
Space Center Houston, Silver Moon Cafe, 1601 NASA Road 1, Houston, TX 77058
**Important! This is a private event happening before the Space Center opens to the public. You must purchase your tickets to the NASA Space Center before arriving for the meet-up with COL McArthur. Please see below for ticket purchase information.
10:00 am - 1:00 pm - Tour of NASA Space Center
Space Center Houston, 1601 NASA Road 1, Houston, TX 77058
Cost: Adult $11.45, Child (4-11) $9.45, Senior (65 ) $10.95 (more if purchased at gate)
Purchase tickets online by clicking here.
1:00 - 6:00 pm - Free time in Houston
Spend time with your Norwich friends exploring the Kemah Boardwalk, having lunch with family at one of Houston's fabulous restaurants, or visiting the other area attractions.
7:00 - 9:00 pm - Kemah Romantic Dining Dinner Cruise
Star Fleet Yachts, 280 Grove Road, Kemah, TX 77565
Cost: $79 per person
This evening promises to be a special night out for all Norwich alumni, spouses and friends. We will be cruising beautiful Clear Lake and Galveston Bay while enjoying a specially prepared menu with complimenting wines. Live entertainment and a relaxing evening strolling the deck complete this memorable night out.
Registration for dinner cruise: Tickets MUST be purchased online starting May 1, 2012. CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets to the June 9, 2012 8:00 pm Kemah Romantic Dining Dinner Cruise.
We are looking forward to a great time with our Norwich friends. Families are welcome to join us at the NASA Space Center, and the wine dinner cruise is a perfect night out for adults. Help us bring Maroon and Gold pride to the Lone Star State!
Lodging and Travel Information:
Coming into town for the Round-Up?
Click here for information about local lodging options.
Registration: Responses are requested by June 1, 2012. Please click the "Registration" button above to let us know you are coming. Remember to purchase your dinner cruise tickets online as well.