September 19 - Bus to Liberty State Park for a visit to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Members will be free to see the various exhibits, including the new Statue of Liberty Museum. Food vendors are available on both islands. Ticket sales begin August 27. The cost of the trip is $45. Contacts for the trip are John Kissane (908) 204-9347 and Steve Varley (908) 273-0284
Fall - Second visit to Nokia/Bell Labs technology museum, for those who missed the first one. No cost and drive yourself or carpool. Limited to 20 visitors. Contact for the trip is Tom Tobitsch 908-522-0694.
We are planning a trip to the Manor for a Christmas luncheon in early December. Details will be forthcoming as they become available.
A cruise to Bermuda is planned for August 1-8, 2020 on an Oceania Cruises luxury ship. We will depart from New York and dock at St. George's, Bermuda for three days. The final two days will be spent in Hamilton before returning to New York. A representative from Travelong of Summit will be available during coffee hour on September 17, with additional information and to answer all questions.
Ladies Day 2019
A new setting for this premier social event for members and their ladies.
Basking Ridge Country Club in a spacious and elegant ballroom overlooking the lush green fairways below and the Somerset hills.
Excellent food, wine, laughter, and music awaited our members and their ladies whom they honor in this special event.
Arrived at noon and thereafter enjoyed a four-course buffet with coffee, tea and soft drinks. Alcoholic drinks were also available at a cash bar.
Took place on Tuesday, June 11, 2019
The Old Guard's 2019 Annual BBQ-Picnic is scheduled for Tuesday, June 11th, at Oakwood Park in New Providence, immediately following our regular meeting. The rain date is Tuesday June 18th. We will enjoy hamburgers and hot dogs with a cold beer or soda, along with some bocce, horseshoes, etc., in the good company of our fellow Old Guardsmen. Tickets are $15 (discounted to $10 if purchased before the end of May) and will go on sale starting in May.