Friday, February 13, 2009

Dogwood's Spring Rally at Fort Monroe

Check out the 2009 Rally Schedule and mark your calendar accordingly.

April 17-19, 2009
Hosts – The Buelow’s, Duff’s, and Schoolar’s

Rally will be held in an open area with waterfront parking. We will be dry camping, but water, dump facilities, and portable restrooms are available. There is much to see in the area. Tour info provided at rally.

Passes to Fort Monroe are required, and will be issued at the gate. Pets are allowed, but firearms are not, unless checked at the gate. Drivers license, registration, proof of insurance, and a picture ID are required for all over 18 years of age.

The rally officially begins at 12 PM on Friday April 17. If you would like to come early, you may arrive anytime after 3 PM on April 16.

The rally is limited to 30 coaches. Please reserve early; deadline to register is April 1. Cost per coach is $55.00 if you arrive on April 16, and $50.00 if you arrive on April 17. Cost includes parking for your coach and tow car along with the following meals and snacks. Additional guests are $20.00 per person.

Fri. April 17
12PM Rally Begins
5PM Social Hour (BYOB)
6PM Full Dinner

Sat. April 18
8:00AM Coffee
8:30AM Full Breakfast
9:30AM Chapter Business Meeting
5PM Social Hour (BYOB)
6PM Full Dinner

Sun. April 19
8AM Coffee
9AM Continental Breakfast
12PM Rally Ends

Please provide your own plates, utensils, and drinks for meals and Social Hour.Coffee and juice will be provided for breakfast.

Registration Form for Dogwood Rally
Fort Monroe, Hampton Virginia
April 17 - 19, 2009

Please include the name of each individual attending for security list purposes.

Name ______________________________________________

Name ______________________________________________

Address _____________________________________________


Phone _______________________________________________

Arrival date: Friday or Thursday (circle one)

Amount Enclosed $_______________

Please enclose registration fee along with registration form. Includes site and rally cost. Make checks payable to James R. Buelow.

Mail to: James R. Buelow, 112 Don Juan Circle, Yorktown VA 23693

Directions to the Rally
  1. Travel to Hampton VA. using interstate 64.
  2. Take exit 268 in Hampton, and go to top of hill
  3. At top of hill, make a left turn onto east Mallory Street.
  4. Follow east Mallory Street to Mercury Blvd.
  5. Turn right onto Mercury Blvd. (rte 258).
  6. Follow Mercury Blvd to entrance to Fort Monroe, (stay in right lane).
  7. Stop at gate to get visitors pass.
  8. Follow McNair Dr. to stop sign.(McNair changes to Fenwick Rd. at stop sign).
  9. Follow Fenwick Rd along water and to campsites on left.
  10. Our rally will be on the right side of Fenwick just across from the campsites.


For any questions contact Jim or Susan Buelow
Home: 757-596-4648; Jim cell: 757-876-7399; Susan cell: 757-876-8907

Members and Guests who have registered for the rally as of March 29:

Allen, Clint & Pat
Baker, Alan & Linda
Buelow, James & Susan
Cummings, Paul & Nancy
Davis, Terry & Judy
Duff, Mann & Carolyn
Dyke, Bobby & Barbara
Ferebee, Bill & Rachel
Fisher, Ed & Anke
Greenwood, Wilt & Barbara
Gruel, Carl & Donna
Hicks, Max & Barbara
Hughes, Mel & Diane
King, Donald & Audrey
Luxton, Fred & Maxine
Martin, Mo & Shirley
Nolte, Tom & Marilyn
Register, Sandra
Schoolar, Fairleigh & Cil
Tew, Otho & Alice
Thomas, David & Bette
Warthan, Donald & Carol
Wayman, Don & Sheryl
Weigly, John & Susan