2019 Reunion in Seattle, Washington

Sponsored by National Association of Naval Photographers

The 2019 Navy Photographers Reunion is taking place October 29th – 31st in Seattle, WA. We hope everyone who considers themselves a Navy Photographer (past & present) or who were associated with Naval Photography make plans to attend. This will be our 30th reunion and we look forward to seeing you in Seattle. The reunion will take place at the Executive Inn Seattle just one block east of the Seattle Space Needle.


Schedule of Events:

TUESDAY, Oct. 29

1600 – 2000 Registration
1700 – 2200 Hospitality Suite Open (alcoholic beverages available)
1800 – 2100 Meet & Greet Reception with cash bar and hors d’oeuvres

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 30

0730 – 0930 Board Meeting
0930 – 1100 General Meeting
1000 – 2300 Hospitality Suite Open (alcoholic beverages available)
1100 – 2400 Tours, Photo Expeditions, etc.
(Tours can be arranged through the hotel by calling: 206-674-6614. Ask for Patricia Johnson or Karilee D’Angelo.)

THURSDAY, Oct. 31

0001 – 1700 Tours, Photo Expeditions,etc.
(Tours can be arranged through the hotel by calling: 206-674-6614. Ask for Patricia Johnson or Karilee D’Angelo.)
1730 – 1800 Portraits & Group Photo
1800 – 2200 Banquet with Pacific Northwest Themed Buffet

FRIDAY, Nov. 1

0830 – 1000 Breakfast (not sponsored)
1100 Checkout and Depart


HOTEL

Executive Inn By The Space Needle

200 Taylor Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109

Phone: 206-448-9444

Hotel is one block from Space Needle and Seattle Center. 
Block of 20 double-bed rooms at $119/room (all taxes included). 
Call hotel to reserve with discount code “Veteran US Navy Photographers”. 
End date for reservations is 29 September, 2019. 
May cancel up to 24 hours prior to reservation.

*Parking – is complimentary for registered guests. Non-guests will be charged $19 per day.

You will be responsible for making your own hotel arrangements and payments.

HOTEL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 29, 2019


ACTIVITIES

TUESDAY:

Meet & Greet – Once you have gotten your room, please come to the reunion registration desk to pick up your registration packet and sign in. Once you have signed in, you are free to hang out in the lounge or enjoy the fully-stocked hospitality room starting at 1700. Your time will be yours until 1800 when we will begin the Meet and Greet!

WEDNESDAY:

NANP board meeting – The NANP board will meet at 0730.

General Meeting – The meeting will start at 0930 sharp. This will be the opportunity for all NANP members to come together to discuss NANP business.

Note: The general meeting is ONLY open to paid members of NANP. To become a member or become current on your dues, fill out the form at the following link (https://navyphoto.net/wp/members/membership-application/) and submit payment using the following link (https://navyphoto.net/wp/members/).

Free Time – After the General Meeting ending at 1100, you are on your own to explore the great city of Seattle and take in any tour that you would like.

Suggested tours are:
Boeing Tour
Woodinville Wine Tour
Seattle Tour
Seattle Underground (walking)
Pike Place Market (walking)
Argosy Harbor Cruise (boat)
Seattle Center (walking)
Air and Space Museum
Smith Tower
Columbia Tower
Brewery Tours

Tours can be arranged through the hotel by calling: 206-674-6614. Ask for Patricia Johnson or Karilee D’Angelo

THURSDAY:

Free Time – Prior to the Group Photo at 1730 and Banquet at 1800, you are on your own to explore the great city of Seattle and take in any tour that you would like.

Suggested tours are:
Boeing Tour
Woodinville Wine Tour
Seattle Tour
Seattle Underground (walking)
Pike Place Market (walking)
Argosy Harbor Cruise (boat)
Seattle Center (walking)
Air and Space Museum
Smith Tower
Columbia Tower
Brewery Tours

Tours can be arranged through the hotel by calling: 206-674-6614. Ask for Patricia Johnson or Karilee D’Angelo

Banquet – This will be the occasion where we gather in one room to enjoy a meal and listen to a guest speaker (guest speaker is TBD). Dinner will be the Pacific Northwest themed buffet below.

Pacific Northwest Buffet
Organic Field Greens with our house Honey Mustard
Homestyle Redskin Potato Salad
Washington Apple Waldorf Salad
Clam Chowder
Marinated London Broil with a Mushroom Bourbon Demi-Glace
Choice of Citrus BBQ Salmon or Salmon with a Lemon Dill Beurre Blanc
Scalloped Potato Gratin
Seasonal Vegetables
Washington Apple Crisp with Vanilla Creme Anglaise

This event will include a two-bell ceremony to honor all of those who are no longer with us. If you know anyone who has passed away since the last reunion and needs to be added to the two-bell ceremony, please contact Tim Timmerman at (timnjudy1@verizon.net) or download and submit this downloadable form: 2-BELL CEREMONY MEMORIAL FORM.

There will be an opportunity prior to the banquet for complimentary portrait photos and a group.
*Only electronic copies will be provided.

FRIDAY:

Breakfast – There will be a group breakfast in the hotel restaurant for anyone interested. This event will begin at 0830.
*Breakfast will be at your own expense.


EARLY BIRD PRICES UNTIL AUGUST 31st
(each attendee)

Registration Fee – $20.00
Meet & Greet – $10.00
(cash bar and hors d’oeuvres)
Banquet – $40.00
(Pacific Northwest Buffet)

REGULAR PRICES START SEPTEMBER 1st
(each attendee)

Registration Fee – $25.00
Meet & Greet – $20.00
(cash bar and hors d’oeuvres)
Banquet – $50.00
(Pacific Northwest Buffet)

Reunion registration closes September 29, 2019.