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Texas - Norwich University 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! 

Round-Up Schedule:

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.

   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.
Contact Information
Dennis Davidson '82
League City, TX
 Dawn Robinson '99
San Antonio, TX
Date & Location
Date: 6/8/2012 to 6/9/2012
Location: Various Locations
Houston, TX


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