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Camp Fannin Texas 74th Memorial Service Agenda 2017

Dear Camp Fannin Association Family: A big Texas “howdy” to you from the City of Roses! We hope you have had a great 2016 year and that you will be able to join us for a wonderful 74th Anniversary Reunion celebrating the opening of Camp Fannin in 19431 Details for registration are on the 74th REUNION  TAB or the PRODUCTS page. We thank all of our board members for their hard work in arranging for a great reunion… We begin with a welcome reception on Friday afternoon, March 31st at the Sleep Inn on South Donnybrook behind the large shopping center on South Broadway and Rieck Road. Dinner Friday is on your own (several restaurants are nearby). On Saturday. April 1st. we will have a Memorial Service at noon at our Camp Fannin Plaza on the U. T. Northeast campus located at U.S. HWY 271 North (The Camp Fannin Memorial Highway) and stale HWY,’ 155. Following the service. we will gather in the Health Center cafeteria for a delicious lunch and our annual business meeting. In case of rain, the Health Center has graciously offered their auditorium on the 2 floor of the Cancer Treatment building. Saturday evening, we will  have sandwiches. chips, coffee and dessert from 5:30 to 8:00 P.M. in the Hospitality Room at the Sleep Inn. This will be hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary fol CFA’ On Sunday we will check out with fond farewells until next year! Your CFA Board of Directors expresses thanks on behalf of our organization to Dr’. Kirk Calhoun, president of U. T. Health Science Center NE, at Tyler, V.P. Development Mrs. Derrith Bondurant, Lisa Chatteton Events Director. and Tom Craig of the research library and CFA exhibits. We are currently participating with them as they develop architectural plans to enhance the Camp Fannin Memorial site at the Health Center at Tyler. We look forward to seeing you and your family at the reunion this April. Our Ladies Auxiliary will host refreshments in the hospitality room of the Sleep Inn and Secretary-Treasurer Larry Jowell has arranged a great rate for sleeping rooms at 79.00 plus tax, including a hot breakfast. Call now to make your reservations.  


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