Shuttle bus leaves the hotel at 0900 for the golf course for 1000 tee time. Course is 18 hole former PGA course that is 20 minutes from the hotel. Men and women are invited. Bring your own clubs or rent. Price includes Green Fees and Bus Transportation to and from course. Does not include club rental. Stay for light lunch on your own and 19th hole.
Join USPS friends for a shopping tour in Jacksonville. Wear some comfortable shoes and appropriate clothing for an outdoor plaza and “shop ‘til you drop” at Jacksonville’s most wonderful shopping plaza, the St Johns Town Center. There are many favorite stores and venues. There are great restaurants for lunch on your own. Try: “Maggiano’s Little Italy”, “The Cheese Cake Factory”, “Seasons 52”, “Capitol Grill”; “Crispers”, and many more options. The bus leaves at 0930 from the Hyatt and leaves the Town Center at 1430 to return to the hotel.
Enjoy an indoor party with traditional sit down dinner and cash bar. The New Life Reception will be before the dinner in a separate room. Life Members get two free cocktails at the Life Members Reception. Dinner will follow and be optional. Following dinner, will be the presentation of squadron and district awards.
Work shop for first 20 ladies to register. Come have fun creating your own Second Line Umbrella to show off at the USPS Mardi Gras dinner dance on Saturday evening during the Second Line Walk. There will be a $10.00 charge and all materials will be provided. The workshop will be Friday afternoon from 2:00 - 4:00 and will be limited to the first 20 ladies to sign up. There will be ladies on hand to assist with your creativity and expertise.
Two hour party (free) hosted by the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront w/cold beer and wine and hors d’oeuvres. Boat parade starts at 1900. Districts will have their own hospitality tables located in the same room overlooking the river with set-ups and decorations that they choose. There will be cash bars in the room also. Please register your attendance so that we can predict numbers for the hotel.
NOTE: If you purchase a Meals Package you are automatically registered for this event.
Join the ladies of USPS for a ‘Hats off to USPS’ luncheon. We will celebrate 100 years of boating education with a presentation by P/Stf/C Donald R. Stark, JN and Lt Liana Mihalca, SN depicting what life was like in our founding year of 1914. Enjoy meeting new friends from around the USPS area and catching up with current ones. Wear your favorite hat, or one from the 1914 era if you have one. We will be transitioning into the next two years with a Mardi Gras kick off for the V/C Robert and Nancy Baldridge.
This is the USPS 100th Anniversary Celebration. Our theme is a Mardi Gras ball. Come and enjoy a wonderful meal, and fellowship with USPS members and guests. Don’t forget your mask and umbrella. Dancing to the music of “The Now and Then Band”. Uniform A or Tux, blazers w/tie or other appropriate attire. Ladies Long gowns or ball gowns as desired or appropriate party dresses.