Past Events

Biloxi, MS (93 Miles to Kenner, LA)

March 8, 2016 to March 11, 2016
Coordinators

Donna Backus (743) 476-3788 Registar: Phil Cafferty

Activity Ideas

Tour Beauvoir, Jefferson Davis Home & Library. Stop by Biloxi Visitor Center. Casinos, Gulf
Island National Seashore, Davis Unit by.

Parking Location

IP Casino, 850 Bayview Ave, Biloxi MS

Directions and Other Information

Take I-10 E to I Exit 46A. On I-110 Exit 1D, go E on Bayview Ave., go N
on Caillavet St. 1 mi. Lot W of casino level parking. but check with security.

GPS Coordinates

N30.410854, W088.892097Click on link to see Google Map

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Mobile, AL (50 miles from Biloxi, MS)

March 3, 2016 to March 8, 2016
Coordinators

Phil Cafferty (515) 290-0723

Activity Ideas

Battleship USS Alabama, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Carnival Museum, Church
Street Historic District, Fort Conde Museum.

GSP coordinates: N30.61751, W88.07319

Parking Location

Elks Lodge 2671 Dauphin Island Parkway, Mobile Al, (251) 473-1082

Directions and Other Information

Use Address or GPS Coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.61751, W88.07319Click on link to see Google Map

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Pensacola, FL (110 miles from Mobile)

February 27, 2016 to March 3, 2016
Coordinators

Registrar: RoseMary Leneghan

Activity Ideas

Seashore, Pensacola Naval Air Museum (Fantastic!), Ft. Pickens,

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 727 S 72nd Ave, Pensacola (850) 455-5522 ( looks OK on google Earth), or Camp at Fort Pickens Campground

Directions and Other Information

Use Address or GPS Coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.40078, W87.30768Click on link to see Google Map

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Apalachicola, FL

February 20, 2016 to January 22, 2016
Coordinators

Rick Paul (253) 227-2709 Registrar: Randy Dolan

Activity Ideas

Overnite stop

Parking Location

Boondock under highway 98 bridge

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS Coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N29.72324, W84.98101Click on link to see Google Map

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Tallahassee, FL (200 miles from Pensacola, FL)

February 15, 2016 to February 20, 2016
Coordinators

Randy Dolan (303) 349-0747 Registrar: Diana Tolerico

Activity Ideas

See State Capitol, Florida History Museum, Goodwood Gardens and Museum. Mission San
Louis.

Parking Location

Moose Lodge 1478 Capital Circle NW (850) 575-4226

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS Coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.46652, W84.36154Click on link to see Google Map

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Homosassa, FL 34448

February 9, 2016 to February 15, 2016
Coordinators

Diana Tolerico (602) 206 2441 Registrar: Jan Marone

Activity Ideas

Manatees, Monkeys, Kayaking

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 1855 S Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL 34448, (352) 795-2795

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS Coordinates.

GPS Coordinates

N28.835159, W82.578652Click on link to see Google Map

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Holiday, FL

February 4, 2016 to February 9, 2016
Coordinators

Jan Marone (928) 210-8122

Activity Ideas

Tarpon Spring Aquarium, Sponge Docks, Kayaking

Parking Location

Moose Lodge 1936 Abacus Rd (727) 937-3897

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS Coordinates

GPS Coordinates

W28.18708, W82.73633Click on link to see Google Map

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Sarasota, Fl

January 19, 2016 to January 29, 2016
Coordinators

RoseMary Lenaghan (217) 691-4972

Activity Ideas

Myakka River State Park, Unconditional Surrender Sculpture,

Parking Location

Elks Lodge 5680 Rosin Way, (941) 922-2221

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N27.272085, W82.466708Click on link to see Google Map

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Fort Myers, FL

January 12, 2016 to December 19, 2015
Activity Ideas

Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, Ferry Boat to Key West, Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Port
Sanibel Marina, Fort Meyers River District.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge 2163 Twin Brooks Rd, (239) 731-2867

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N26.696616, W81.856683Click on link to see Google Map

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Homestead, FL

January 4, 2016 to January 12, 2016
Coordinators

RoseMary Leneghan Rick Paul

Activity Ideas

Everglades Outpost Wildlife Refuge,Coral Castle Museum, Nike Misslew Base, Homestead
Historic Towm Hall Museum

Parking Location

Flamingo Campground, Homestead, FL 33034, (239)695-0124

Directions and Other Information

At end of Hwy 9336 at Flamingo Visitor Center. Campground is 40 mi SW of park entrance.
Phone for Campground reservation (877) 444-6777 or online Reserve America.com ( must reserve on July 4th,
2015, can reserve no more than 6 months in advance to arrival date.)

GPS Coordinates

N25.13714, W80.93889Click on link to see Google Map

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Homestead,FL LOCATION CHANGE

December 30, 2015 to January 4, 2016
Coordinators

Rick Paul with Diana Tolerico’s help

Activity Ideas

Biscayne National Park, Everglades, Coral Castle, Airboat rides

Parking Location

Homestead Moose Lodge, 15490 SW 288th St., Homestead, FL

Directions and Other Information

Use address or GPS Coordinates. Donation

GPS Coordinates

N25.49926, W80.44194Click on link to see Google Map

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Port St Lucie, FL

December 26, 2015 to December 30, 2015
Coordinators

Bertie Wehr (602) 793-7155 Registrar: Donna Backus

Activity Ideas

Oak Hammock Park Nature trails,Riverwalk Boardwalk, Navy Seal Museum,Pineapple
Playhouse.

Parking Location

Moose Lodge 101 NW Marion Ave. Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983, (772) 878-6362 12-14 12-18

Directions and Other Information

Donation

GPS Coordinates

N27.322242, W80.35112Click on link to see Google Map

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NEW YEARS EVE PARTY!!!! WIN’s @ Yuma Christmas and New Years

December 31, 2015 to January 1, 2016
Coordinators

Janet Henry (208) 964-6969 Joanne Jones (248) 765-1411

Activity Ideas

BAND…Dakota Players will play from 8-12.

FOOD… Baked potatoes or baked sweet potatoes, with all the fixings, salad, and desert.
Dinner will start at 6 the doors will open at 5

BEVERAGES… You may bring in your own drinks.

COST…$20 per person

Parking Location

PLACE…Golden Roadrunner Ballroom… 251 S. Main St. Old town Yuma.

Directions and Other Information

This is going to be great this year. A favorite Yuma band and the best and largest dance floor in the area.
Please notify me and get your money to either Joanne Jones or myself as soon as possible. They will not hold tables so I need money in hand to reserve them. If you purchase a ticket and change your mind please find another member to pay you for it. Tables will not be assigned.
If you have questions please feel free to contact Janet or Joanne

GPS Coordinates

32.722938, -114.617769Click on link to see Google Map


Homestead, FL 33033

December 23, 2015 to December 27, 2015
Coordinators

Joyce Ufford joyce.ufford2u@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Homestead/Miami Speedway, Coral Castle Museum, Knaus Berry Farm, HM69 Nike Missile Base, Wat Buddharangsi Buddhist Temple, Homestead Historic Town Hall Museum, Biscayne Natural Park

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 15490 SW 288th, Homestead, FL 33033

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N25.498857, W80.442684Click on link to see Google Map

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Fruitland, FL EHWGToo

December 9, 2015 to December 14, 2015
Coordinators

Phil Cafferty (515)290-0723

Activity Ideas

Mini Dance Rally in Fruitland Florida. No Food, No building, No dance lessons. Just Dancing
every day or night in or around the Villages. $10/per night boondocking. Open to all WIN members.

Parking Location

If you can make it call Phil Cafferty (515)290-0723 for full details and RV parking. This is on private property. 01236 Miller Blvd (CR-466A) Fruitland,FL 34731

Directions and Other Information

Call Phil Cafferty

GPS Coordinates

N28.86150, W81.93164Click on link to see Google Map

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Livingston, TX 77351

February 21, 2016 to February 25, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Parking Location: Escapees (SKP) Park 140 Escapees Dr., Livingston, Tx

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N30.64160, W94.87095Click on link to see Google Map

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Mandeville, LA 70470-3668

February 3, 2016 to February 10, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Fontainebleau State Park 62883 Hwy 1089, Mandeville, LA 70443 (985) 624-4443

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.341493, W90.025120Click on link to see Google Map

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Mandeville, LA 70470-3668

February 3, 2016 to February 10, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Fontainebleau State Park 62883 Hwy 1089, Mandeville, LA 70443 (985) 624-4443

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.341493, W90.025120Click on link to see Google Map

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Pensacola, FL 32506-5000

January 30, 2016 to February 3, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Pensacola Naval Air Station (NAS) 2-8 2-13 Military and Guest

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.38844, W87.42736Click on link to see Google Map

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Panama City, FL 32405

January 24, 2016 to January 30, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 739 E 24th Plz, Panama City, FL 32405 (850) 785-9984 2-3 2-8

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N30.19296, W85.64830Click on link to see Google Map

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Apalachiocla, FL Optional

January 22, 2016 to November 24, 2015
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Boondock under highway 98 bridge

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N29.72324, W84.98101Click on link to see Google Map

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Inverness or Ocala/Silver Springs, FL

January 16, 2016 to January 22, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Moose Lodge Iverness-221 S Haid Terr Lecanto, FL 34461-8961 (352) 726-2112 Ocala / Silver Springs – 1135 U.S. 441 Belleview, FL 34420 (352) 245-2631

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N28.86016, W82.42585Click on link to see Google Map

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Homosassa, FL 34448

January 12, 2016 to January 16, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information below

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 1855 S Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL 34448 (352) 795-2795

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N28.835159, W82.578652Click on link to see Google Map

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Jan 9-12, 2016 Hudson, FL

January 9, 2016 to January 12, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Click on area information link below

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 6825 Beach Blvd, Hudson, FL 34667 (727) 863-9918

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N28.342564, W82.701778Click on link to see Google Map

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McDill AFB, FL 33621 Optional

January 9, 2016 to January 12, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

See area information link below

Parking Location

Raccoon Creek Recreation Area Military

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N27.82547, W82.48296Click on link to see Google Map

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Everglades National Park, FL

January 3, 2016 to January 9, 2016
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Anhinga Trail, Shark Valley, Royal Palm Visitors Center, Ernest F Coe Visitors Center, Flamingo Visitors Center, Loop Road, Long Pine Key, Pa-hay-okee Trail

Parking Location

Flamingo Campground, Homestead, Florida 33034 (239)695-0124

Directions and Other Information

At end of Hwy 9336 at Flamingo Visitor Center. Campground is 40 mi SW of park entrance

GPS Coordinates

N25.13731, W80.93870Click on link to see Google Map

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Miami, FL 33173

December 17, 2015 to December 23, 2015
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Airboat in Everglades, Bayside Marketplace, Olympic Theatre, Gesu Catholic Church, Cloister of the Monastery of St Bernard de Clairvoux, Freedom Tower, Little Havana, Miami Beach

Parking Location

Elks Lodge #948, 10301 SW 72nd St, Miami, FL 33173 (305) 270-8283

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N25.701608, W80.361108Click on link to see Google Map

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Port St Lucie, FL 34983 EHWG

December 13, 2015 to December 17, 2015
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

River Lilly Cruises, St Lucie River Princess, River Park Marina, Vine & Barley

Parking Location

Moose Lodge 101 NW Marion Ave. Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983 (772) 878-6362

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N27.322242, W80.35112Click on link to see Google Map


Merritt Island, FL EHWG

December 6, 2015 to December 13, 2015
Coordinators

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 tvoyles46@gmail.com

Activity Ideas

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Black Point Wildlife Drive, Brevard Veterans Military Museum & Military Museum, Kennedy Space Center (Space Shuttle Atlantis), US Air Force Space and Missile Museum, Exploration Tower

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 3150 N Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island, FL 32953 (321) 452-9061

Directions and Other Information

Use street address or GPS coordinates

GPS Coordinates

N28.41447, W80.70484Click on link to see Google Map


MEXICO Puerto Penasco

January 24, 2016 to February 25, 2016
Coordinators

Paul Aakervik 775-722-8830 / paulfromreno@gbis.com

Activity Ideas

Great place to have quality body work on RV or vehicle. Beach walking, tour of Malecon, Shacks 5th Avenue, Trip to Desert Biosphere.

Parking Location

Puerto Penasco, Mex. Concha Del Mar

Directions and Other Information

1/24-30 Leave Quartzsite gathering on Jan 24th and meet at Yuma, 99 mile campground, BLM, free, no dump or water.
1/28-2/3 Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, located south of Ajo near Mexican Border. National Park site, $8/ Golden Age Pass, free water and dump.
Hiking, Van tours (free), Visitor’s Center with great movie of the area.
2/3-2/25 Puerto Penasco. Stay at Concha Del Mar right on water, boondocking, about $7 per night. RO water ($), free dump, showers, bathrooms.
We will caravan down. Insurance available at Organ Pipe, very cheap. Anyone wishing to leave before scheduled return date may go alone or small caravans.
****BE SURE PASSPORT IS CURRENT, YOU WILL NEED IT GOING BACK ACROSS THE BORDER.

GPS Coordinates

to be determinedClick on link to see Google Map

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Lake Havasu City, AZ WWC2015/16

November 16, 2015 to November 23, 2015
Coordinators

Joanne Jones 248-765-1411

Activity Ideas

Kayaking, hiking, dancing, boat tours, casino, fun, fun, and more fun.

Parking Location

Prospector RV Park, 4750 London Bridge Rd. Lake Havasu City, AZ

Directions and Other Information

Hot tub, swimming pool, recreation room, showers, laundry room. $10.00 dry camping, $30.00 full hookups.

GPS Coordinates

N34.559825, W114.370124Click on link to see Google Map

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Death Valley, CA WWC 2015-16

November 11, 2015 to November 16, 2015
Coordinators

Joanne Jones 248-765-1411

Activity Ideas

There is a wide assortment of fun activities. There is a dog parade, wheelbarrow race, prospector’s race, poker tournament, grand parade, wagon train potluck and music to name a few. There is a Death Valley membership needed (Approx. $35 for 2 people) for 49’er nightly entertainment as well as discounts for warm water spring fed swimming pool pass (2 for $5).
Close by is Scotty’s Castle, ghost town and wonderful scenery all around. NPS rangers put on programs and talks and hiking is abundant.

Parking Location

Sunset Campground

Directions and Other Information

Furnace Creek, Death Valley National Park. Dump station in campground.

GPS Coordinates

N36.456430, W116.860909Click on link to see Google Map

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Des Moines, Iowa     SS2015

COORDINATOR: Karen Minard 661-301-7253  Dan Rodwill 909-228-1757

ACTIVITY IDEAS:  

Iowa State Capital; Living History Farms; Terrace Hill; Farmers Market; Pappajohn Sculpture Park; World Food Prize Hall of Laureates; Iowa Hall of Pride; Jasper Winery

 PARKING LOCATION:  

Bass Pro Shop 1000 Bass Pro Drive, NW, Altoona, Iowa 50009

DIRECTIONS & OTHER INFORMATION:

GPS: 41.659205, W93.514382


Sept. 18, 2015 Sioux City, Iowa SS2015

COORDINATOR: Karen Minard 661-301-7253  Dan Rodwill 909-228-1757

 ACTIVITY IDEAS: 

Sergeant Floyd River Museum; Lewis & Clark Interp. Center; Falls Park; St. Joseph Cathedral; Sculpture Walk; Sertoma Butterfly House; Old Courthouse Museum; Veterans’ Park; Washington Pavilion of Art; USS South Dakota Battleship; Pettigrew Home & Museum; Sioux Empire Medical Museum.

 PARKING LOCATION:

Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center 900 Larsen Park Rd., Sioux City, IA or Lot near Elks Lodge 1001 Tri View Ave, Sioux City, Iowa 51103 712 252-3399

 DIRECTIONS & OTHER INFORMATION: 

Route 29 south, exit 146 (L&C)

 GPS: N42.490207 W96.415601 Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center

GPS: N42.492710 W96.421495  Elks


SUMMER SUNDOWNER 2015

PLEASE NOTE

IMPORTANT NOTE:
BE SURE TO CALL TO MAKE SURE NO CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE BEFORE YOU COME.   KAREN 661-301-7253
Through the summer and fall months there will be a leisurely sundowner. Please check WIN Events in the Web Site for each stop.  For dates please call. The ultimate goal is east to Ohio then south to Tennessee then west toward Arizona with varied stops on the way.  Plans are made as we go.

September 11, 2015  Wall, South Dakota  SS2015

COORDINATOR: Karen Minard 661-301-7253  Dan Rodwill 909-228-1757

ACTIVITY IDEAS: 

Wall Drug Store; Minute Man historical missile site; National Grasslands Visitor Center; Wounded Knee Museum; Lakota Ways-Pine Ridge Indian Reservation tour.

 PARKING LOCATION:

Call for information.  Typically we park in the large lot near Wall Drug at 510 Main Street, Wall, South Dakota 57790

DIRECTIONS & OTHER INFORMATION:

I-90, exit 110, North on Glenn to 6th Street, left end of street, park on left.

GPS:  N43.993122, W102.241493


Salt Springs Rec Area, FL EHWGToo

December 14, 2015 to December 20, 2015
Coordinators

Rick Paul (253) 227-2709

Activity Ideas

Ocala National Forest, Historic Kerr City, Fort Gates Ferry, Black Bear Scenic Byway

Parking Location

Salt Springs Rec Area, 13851 Florida 19, Salt Springs, FL 32134, (352) 685-2048

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N29.35667, W81.73222Click on link to see Google Map

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Jacksonville, FL EHWGToo

December 6, 2015 to December 9, 2015
Coordinators

Frosty Mara Culp – 276/698-5564

Activity Ideas

Kingsley Plantation, Little Talbot Island State Park (hiking), Florida theatre, Riverside Arts Market, The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens, Timucuan Ecological & Historical Preserve, Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail (bicycle); American Beach & other beaches.

Parking Location

Mandarin Moose Lodge #42; 4450 Losco Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32257

Directions and Other Information

Entering the property take the left fork to parking. Park in grassy area
$5 dry camping, $15 with Electric (limited Electric sites available) Dump, water. Swimming pool. Taking applications for membership.

GPS Coordinates

N30.17198, W081.598041Click on link to see Google Map

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Savannah, GA EHWGToo

December 1, 2015 to December 6, 2015
Coordinators

Phil Cafferty (515) 290-0723 Registrar: Randy Dolan

Activity Ideas

Savannah Historical District, Historic Savannah Theatre, Cathedral of St John the Baptist, Forsyth Park, Old Ft Jackson.

Parking Location

Keller Flea Market 5901 Ogeechee Rd, Savannah, GA 31419, (912) 927-4848

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N31.99513, W81.24746Click on link to see Google Map

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Charleston, SC EHWGToo

November 25, 2015 to December 1, 2015
Coordinators

Randy Dolan (303) 349-0747 Registrar: Jan Marone

Activity Ideas

Morris Island Lighthouse, Fort Sumter Visitor Center

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 1113 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407, (843) 556-0048

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N32.82521, W79.98935Click on link to see Google Map

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Myrtle Beach, SC 29759 EHWGToo

November 18, 2015 to November 25, 2015
Coordinators

Jan Marone (928) 210-8122 Registrar: Arthur Bode

Activity Ideas

Myrthe Beach Skywheel, Springmaid Pier, Boardwalk and Promenade, Welcome Center,

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 479 Burcale Rd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29579 (843) 236-2990

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N33.72257, W78.94437Click on link to see Google Map

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Wilmington, NC EHWGToo

November 13, 2015 to November 18, 2015
Coordinators

Arthur Bode (949) 494-7459 Registrar: Diane Boor

Activity Ideas

Battleship North Carolina, Historic District, Riverwalk, Bellamy Mansion, Sea Turtle Camp, Cape Fear Museum, Flytrap Brewing, Henrietta III (Cruise), Comedy Club.

Parking Location

Moose Lodge, 4610 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412, (910) 392-4200

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N34.157346, W77.910798Click on link to see Google Map

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