REUNION

Infantry Volunteer, World War II
Nashville, Tennessee Chapter
Association of the "2221" Negro Volunteers

Updated: Sunday, October 31, 2004

The Reunion check-in date for the Drury Inns and Suites Nashville Airport:
November 10th (Wednesday) check-out date is November 15th (Monday) 12:00 noon

This hotel was selected for the following reasons:

  1. Rates are lower than other hotels in the airport area
    (a) Please feel free to make other arrangements.
    (b) Shuttle bus service to and from airport: 24 hours every 30 min

  2. Shoney's Restaurant directly across the street: Open 6 am til 10 pm
    (a) Several other eateries in walking distance.

  3. Free breakfast bar every morning included in room rate

  4. Free evening adult beverages and snacks from 5:30-7:00 (Monday- Thursday)

  5. Indoor/Outdoor pool, whirlpool and Exercise Room

  6. Free High-Speed internet Access in every room

Room rates are as follows:

  1. 2-Room suites: $85.00 per night +14.25 State Tax
    (a) 2-Double beds with pull-down bed
    (b) King bed with a pull-out bed

  2. Single Rooms: $68.00 per night +14.25 State Tax
    (a) 2-Double beds
    (b) 1-King bed

To cut down on cost, would you be willing to share a room? Yes ____ No ____

Reservations are being held until October 22, 2004 under the name "2,221" Negro Volunteers.
Hotel Reservations toll free 1-800-378-7946 or
www.druryinn.com

 

 Program

Thursday, November 11, 2004

9:30 am -  Leave hotel for parade lineup

             - Lunch : American Legion , Gallatin TN.
6:00 pm - Round Table- Drury Inns, students from
               various Metro Schools will Interview. 

Friday, November 12, 2004

9:00 am - Welcome Breakfast Drury Inns

1:00 pm - Volunteers to speak at Strafford High School
7:00 pm - Meet and Greet Reception Drury Inns
 

Saturday, November 13, 2004

10:00 am - Leave for Murfreesboro and Bradley Museum tour
                 Lunch
1:30 pm  - Reception - Patterson Community Center,
                 Murfreesboro, Tennessee
                 Speaker, Mayor James Perkins, Selma, Alabama 

Sunday, November 14, 2004

1:30 pm - Leave for Armory

2:30 pm - Recognition Ceremony.
                 - Speaker Brig. Gen. J. W. Noles
              - Special candle light recognition by Prattville High
              - School Color Guard, Prattville, Tennessee
              - Dinner
 
For additional information contact:
Mae Bell
615-731-5261

 

   

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Posted by

Bennie J. McRae
Trotwood, Ohio