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Dear Member:

 

On behalf of the Executive, I wish to extend an invitation to you to attend the 27th Annual Reunion of the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals Association (Atlantic Division) on the 24th and 25th September 2010. Again this year we will be holding the Reunion here on Cape Breton Island. Yes, and we now have WestJet flying direct from Toronto to Sydney, until late October.

 

As an update and for those of you who will be attending for the first time here is how our weekend will unfold:

 

                           Friday, September 24th, 2010  -  6.00 PM until 10.00 PM

                           Meet & Greet:   Officers Mess, Garrison, Esplanade, Sydney

                           Sandwiches, Tea, & Coffee provided

                           Open Bar at the expense of members

 

                           Saturday, September 25th    9:30 AM     

                           Annual General Meeting

                           Harbour Room, Day Inn, 480 Kings Road, Sydney

 

                           Saturday -  1 PM   Parade/Service,

                           Cape Breton Highlanders’ Cenotaph, Kings Road, Sydney

                           Piper:           Glen Campbell  

                           Bugler:        Kenny Reid

                           Parade Commander:  Joe Burke

 

                           Saturday – 2 PM to 4 PM    Social Gathering

                           Branch 12, Royal Canadian Legion, 101 Dorchester Street, Sydney

 

                           Saturday  - 6 PM until 12 Midnight   Banquet & Dance

                           Officers Mess, Garrison,  Esplanade, Sydney

                           Piper:                       Glen Campbell

                           Caterer:                   Island Catering, Mira Road

                           Door Prize:              13 inch Bronze Jimmy Statue

                           Music:                      DJ – Arno Roston

                           Open Bar:               At the expense of members   

                          

A block of 40 rooms has been booked at the Days Inn on the ground floor level, for the two nights, September 24th and 25th check-out Sunday morning the 26th.  The rate will be $99.00 per night plus tax.  For reservations call toll free, 1-877-834-0333 or local calls (902) 539-6750. When making your reservation please be sure to inform the hotel staff that you are with the RCCS Reunion.  Reservations at the hotel must be booked prior to the 24th of August.  Take the Exit to the Days Inn on Kings Road off the highway.

 

Please no late registration for the Banquet.  All registrations must be submitted to me no later than September 15th, 2010.  Should you submit your registration fee and at the last minute something comes up and you cannot attend please notify me and your money will be refunded.

 

During our dinner a draw will be made for the Bronze Statue of the Signals Jimmy.  Tickets for this draw will be issued to Members only and will be handed out at time of Registration at the Meet & Greet on Friday evening.   Congratulations to Terry Strickland, New Minus, Nova Scotia who won the Jimmy last year.

 

Sunday morning, September 26th, before checking out of the hotel, we all should try to gather in the main dining room for breakfast and our fond farewell for another year.  We look forward to seeing all the familiar faces again this year and hopefully some unfamiliar ones.

 

Please return the attached registration form to me at your earliest convenience for planning purposes.

 

Sincerely,                                     

                                                                          

 

Frances L. Arbuckle, CD

Secretary/Treasurer

RCCS Association

(Atlantic Division)

 

Att. 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

27TH ANNUAL REUNION

ROYAL CANADIAN CORPS OF SIGNALS ASSOCIATION

(ATLANTIC DIVISION)

 

SYDNEY MILITARY GARRISON

CAPE BRETON ISLAND

SEPTEMBER 24TH AND 25TH, 2010

 

 

REGISTRATION FORM

 

 

YES (   ) I will attend.  Number of guests (   )      NO (   ) I will not attend.

 

 

MEMBER’S NAME: ____________________________________________________

 

GUEST’S NAME: _______________________________________________________                           

 

ADDRESS: _____________________________________________________________

 

 

TELEPHONE:                                                                      ___

 

E-MAIL:____________________________________________

 

REGISTRATION $25.00 PER PERSON FOR BANQUET AND DANCE

 

ANNUAL DUES $20.00 PER MEMBER

 

TOTAL ENCLOSED: __________________________

 

PLEASE RETURN WITH PAYMENT BEFORE, SEPTEMBER 15TH  TO:

 

 

Frances L. Arbuckle, CD, Secretary/Treasurer

RCCS Association (Atlantic Division)

28 Arbuckle Lane, Port Caledonia

Cape Breton Island

Nova Scotia, B1A 6W8

 

E-mail:  fla@seaside.ns.ca

 

Telephone:  1-902-737-2806

 

A receipt will be given to you at Registration on Friday evening September 24, 2010.                          

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