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    Washington DC/New York City Trip 2020


    Informational meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 11th at 6 pm

    OR if you can’t make Tuesday’s meeting:  Thursday, Sept. 13th at 6 pm

    Where:  Miller Junior High School

                  Mrs. Carle’s classroom – room 134


    Who?  Current 7th - 8th graders and guardians welcome  

                            Travel Date: After school is out in June 2020

    Cost:  About $3800

    What does this cover?  (8 days, 7 nights) Airfare, hotels, night time monitors in motels, food, tour guide and bus for the week, entrance fees, Broadway show, etc.

    Fund raising:  There will be fund raising opportunities starting Fall 2018, i.e., car washes, raffles, doughnut sales, dances, etc.


    Some Featured Sites that will be seen:

    DC (and Area):                                                                     NYC:

    Capitol Tour                                                                         Empire State Building

    Ford’s Theatre/Peterson House                                            Today Show
    Library of Congress and theNational Archive                      Central Park
    Arlington National Cemetery                                               Broadway show           
    National Cathedral                                                                 Top of the Rock
    Smithsonian Complex                                                          Little Italy, China Town areas
    Holocaust Museum                                                              Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island
    FDR, Lincoln, Jefferson, Iwo Jima Memorials                    Ground Zero –St Paul’s Church
    Vietnam Veteran’s and Women’s Memorial                        American Museum of Natural History
    Washington Monument                                                           

    For questions and/or more information please contact at Miller, Laura Carle at 538-1137 (home), 581-9026 (cell) or by e-mail, lcarle@asd5.org or Rebecca Richie at (360) 590-2136 (cell) or by e-mail rrichie@asd5.org

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