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Go! Tigers! WOSA/NA Reunion 1999
Class of 1959
Schedule and Area Information

Schedule
*Friday
*Saturday
*Sunday
*Monday
*Tuesday


Information
*Driving Directions
*Nearest Airports
and Train Station

*What to Bring
*Area Campgrounds
*Miscellaneous
*Emergency contact
number for
the College
We are pleased that you will be joining us for the WOSA/NA Reunion in Bristol, Rhode Island. Below is the tentative program schedule (official program will be at check-in). Directions on how to get to the reunion are on the back. We've also included a list of what you might want to bring with you. Get ready for a great reunion! See you there!
Friday:
3:00 - Registration - Paolini Rec. Center
6:00 - 7:00 - Dinner
7:30 - 10:00 - Opening Program - #129 South Hall
Saturday:
8:45 - 10:00 - Focus groups Session 1
10:00 - 10:30 - Break - Chai/coffee/snacks available in Bay Room
10:30 - 11:45 - Plenary Session - #129 South Hall
12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 - WOSA/NA Annual Meeting - #129 South Hall
2 : 45 - 4:00 - Focus Groups Session 2
4:00 -4:30 Chai/coffee/snacks available - Bay Room
4:30 - 5:00 - Break - dress for Khana
5:00 - 6:00 - Group photo - Quadrangle
6:00 - Khana - Dining hall
7:30 - Evening program: Guest Speaker Tom Alter, Talk/Video followed by 1st showing of feature film, "Sardar" (story of Sardar Patel)
Sunday:
8:15 - Choir practice
9:00 - 10:00 - Worship Service
10:00 - 10:30 - Break - Chai/coffee/snacks available - Bay Room
10:30 - 11:45 - Class reunions, Archives Committee
12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch
1:30 to 2:45 - Focus Groups Session 3
3:00 - 4:00 - Chai/coffee/snacks available
View auction items; final bids on Silent Auction (Bay Room)
4:30 - 5:30 - Live auction - South Hall - Room 129
6:00 - 7:00 - Dinner
7:30 - Storytelling/Sharing writings, 2nd, showing of feature film, "Sardar" (story of Sardar Patel)
9:30 - 3rd showing of feature film, "Sardar
Monday:
7:00 - 8:00 - breakfast. Pick up bag lunches if registered for parade extension.
10:00 - Regular Check-out in Conference Office - Student Union - across from Cafeteria.
(Turn in room keys, meal tickets, name tag holders, evaluation forms)
5:00 - 7:00 - Dinner for those registered for Monday Extension
Tuesday:
7:00 - 8:00 - Breakfast for those registered for Monday Extension
10:00 - Checkout in Conference Office - Student Union - across from Cafeteria.
(Turn in room keys, meal tickets, name tag holders, evaluation forms)

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Schedule

*Friday
*Saturday
*Sunday
*Monday
*Tuesday


Information

*Driving Directions
*Nearest Airports
and Train Station

*What to Bring
*Area Campgrounds
*Miscellaneous
*Emergency contact
number for
the College

Area Information for
Roger Williams University
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809
    DRIVING DIRECTIONS:
  • From Boston and points north: Take Route 128 (also called 95) to Route 24 South to Fall River. At the end of Route 24 bear right onto 195 West to first exit (Exit 8) Take Route 24 South (Tiverton/Newport) for approximately seven miles. Take Mt. Hope Bridge/Bristol exit. Continue across the Mt. Hope Bridge to campus which is immediately on the right.
  • From New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Points south and we : Take Route 95 North to Providence. At Providence take Route 195 East (Exit 20) toward Cape Cod. Continue on 195 for approximately nine miles to Massachusetts Exit 2 (Warren/Newport Route 136 South) Follow 136 South for approximately nine miles. Or take exit 7 (Rte. 114) off Route 195 East. The two merge near the university. You'll see the campus on your left. The highway is divided at this point. Move into the left lane and take the turnaround lane, reversing directions to enter the campus gate a few yards further along. (if you don't make this turn, you'll find yourself crossing the Mt. Hope Bridge - not where you want to go!)
    NEAREST AIRPORTS and TRAIN STATION:
  • T.F. Green State Airport, Warwick, RI
  • Logan International Airport, Boston, MA
  • Providence Train Station (Amtrak) Providence, RI

    Public bus transportation from Warwick airport and Amtrak is available.
    For details contact Stu Wilson (e-mail: stuwilson@mediaone.net; tel: 978-667-2071)

WHAT TO BRING:
Your own phone with connector, if desired - apartments have jacks
Bicycles - there are beautiful bike trails
Memorabilia to share
Items for the Auctions - silent and live - Woodstock or India related
Goodies for the snack table
Pocket money
Cameras
Swim suits - optional
Any other sports equipment you may want to have. Facilities are available.
Children's toys and entertainments
AREA CAMPGROUNDS: (Note: Make arrangements immediately - Big Weekend!)
Meadowlark Park - 401-846-9455 - self-contained campers, no tents
Melville Campground Recreation Area - 401-849-8212 - (reservations after 3/23/99)
Paradise Motel - 401-847-1500 - self-contained campers, no tents
(None at Colt State Park - incorrect information on state map)
MISCELLANEOUS:
Know any harmonium and tabla players you can recommend who may be attending? - Please contact Robbie Crowell - Tel: 413-739-1439; e-mail r-j-crowell@prodigy.net
EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBER FOR THE COLLEGE:
8 a.m. to 10 p.m. - 401-254-3067
After hours, the emergency/security number is 401-254-3611

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