Tuesday, March 6, 2012

SU Alumni Events: March and April

Hillwood Estate & Garden Tour with Afternoon Tea, Washington D.C. March 24
Includes docent lead tour of museum, entrance to the formal gardens to view, and Afternoon tea. Afternoon tea includes an assortment of three savory finger sandwiches and a variety of sweets including cinnamon macaroons, apple tarts and more. Each guest receives their own pot of tea from a selection of Harney & Sons wrapped sachet teas. $35/person. Must RSVP by Monday, March 5.

Beer & BBQ Walking Tour, Raleigh, NC - March 24
Join SHIP on a historical walking tour of downtown Raleigh while sampling local & national BBQ and local & national beers. Stop at 6-7 locations. At the conclusion, it will be up to the group to determine what's best: National or Raleigh's finest BBQ and Beer. Cost: $30/person includes food sampling at 4 locations.

SHIP Social, Charlotte, NC - March 25
Join Jody Harpster'74M, Executive Vice President, and fellow Ship alumni living in the Charlotte area for an informal alumni gathering. Enjoy each other's company while watching the NCAA Final Four regional basketball finals.

SHIP & ACPA Social, Louisville, KY - March 26
Join SHIP alumni attending the ACPA conference in Louisville. The Pub is conveniently located 2 blocks from the convention center. Appetizers provided with drinks paid per individual. Our SHIP group will have a semi-private area in the rear of the restaurant.

Hershey Bears Hockey Game & Dinner - April 1
Your host, Carrie Schneeman Wise '95, invites you to join her and fellow fans for an exciting evening at the Giant Center. Join us when the Hershey Bears host Binghamton. Dinner is served in the private dining rooms of Cocoa's Den & Power Play overlooking the ice and includes a delicious buffet, dessert, beverages, and popcorn. $56.50/adult; $34.00/child. Please RSVP by March 14.

76ers Basketball Tickets, Philadelphia - April 7
Philadelphia 76ers host the Orlando Magic on Saturday, April 7, and SHIP has tickets. Join us! Tickets are $39 for lower level corners in sections 121 and 122. Tickets are limited for this game, so when they are gone, they are gone. Reserve your tixs today. E-mail alumni@ship.edu for a ticket WAITING LIST. Currently tickets are sold out. If tickets become available, we will contact those on the waiting list.

SHIP Volunteer Day, Conshohocken - April 14
Volunteer Day at Cradles to Crayons, The Giving Factory, Conshohocken
Please provide your time and join fellow Ship Alumni along with your friends and family at this volunteer service project. What we will do: Groups are separated into a clothing section, books section, and toys section. We will check donated items for quality, making sure clothing is not torn or dirty and that toys work. We will sort the items by age and package the items to be given away.

SHIP Alumni & Friends Tea, Carlisle - April 22
What is High Tea really? Afternoon fun at Camelia's Sin Tea Parlor
Join the SHIP family for a splendid afternoon with friends and family. Includes assorted tea, soup, salad, sandwiches, desserts and fun. A variety of hats will be available for your wearing pleasure! $25/person. RSVP by April 9.

SHIP Golf Weekend, State College - April 27-28
Alumni & Friends Golf Weekend at Toftrees Golf Club in State College
Recently rated 4 1/2 stars by Golf Digest magazine's "Place to Play", SHIP has a variety of options to enjoy the weekend including 18 holes of golf on Friday afternoon, a round on Saturday morning, an excellent dinner Friday night and overnight accommodations. Options may be combined as a full weekend or select what you want to participate in.

For more information please visit ship.edu.

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