Singers 2008 Spring Tour FAQ's

AS OF: Friday, March 14, 2008 10:21 AM

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Singers Web Site

CONCERT Information Including ticketing

 

MERIT SCHOOL Including address and housing information

Cardinal Dougherty High School - Philadelphia

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd - Brooklyn NY

First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany NY

 

 

ITINERARY

EASTERN MOTEL Tour 2008 - March 15 through March 20

PERSONNEL Information

ROOM-MATE INFORMATION Including names by room

TOUR JOBS!! Including positions, openings and assignments

 

TAKE ALONG TOUR - REMINDER SHEET

TRANSPORTATION Information

BUS INFORMATION Including Load/Departure times from Grinnell and Des Moines and Shuttle Bus Moves

SPECIAL BUS TO BOSTON Including flight numbers/Equipment/Arrival/Departures/Airports

LODGING/HOUSING Information

Please Read the Dorm Policy (pdf) for rules regarding stay in the Dorms

GENERAL INFO Including temperatures/notes/take along items

MAP Information

View Tour on General Map Page === not ready

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Tour Phone Numbers

 

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NO FLIGHT INFORMATION AS OF 2008.

 

 

 

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GETTING TO THE AIRPORTS!

Bus to Logan Airport

ALBANY - LOGAN AIRPORT/BOSTON bus transportation.

Thursday 8:30 AM Microtel - Latham NY
Thursday 1:30 PM ARRIVE Logan Airport - Boston

 

 

 

 

 

 

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BUS DEPARTURE INFO (See also Itinerary)

MAIN TOUR BUS: GRINNELL - GRINNELL

DP DAY DP TIME Departure LOCATION
Saturday 6:45 AM 6th and Park Street Grinnell
Saturday 4:00 PM Merit School Chicago
Sunday 8:00 AM Toledo Maumee Fairfield Inn
Monday 10:10 AM Holiday Inn Carteret
Monday 5:00 PM Center City Philadelphia
Monday 9:15 PM Philadelphia Concert Site
Tuesday 9:10 AM Holiday Inn Carteret
Tuesday AM Manhatten Drop-off
Tuesday 9:15 PM Brooklyn Concert Site
Wednesday 9:10 AM Holiday Inn Carteret
Wednesday PM Manhatten Drop-off
Wednesday PM Microtel - Latham NY
Wednesday 9:15 PM Albany Concert Site
Thursday 11:00 AM Microtel - Latham NY
Thursday 1:30 PM Albany - begin departure home
Friday 4:35 AM Joliet METRA station
Friday AM ARRIVE GRINNELL

 

 

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ROOM-MATE LIST:

PDF list of 2008 Room Mates in QUADS

 

 

 

 

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Concert: Saturday, March 15, 2008 2:40 PM

Merit School of Music

Gottlieb Hall

38 South Peoria Street

Chicago, IL, 60607

 

 

Overnight: Toledo OHIO

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Concert: Monday, March 17, 2008 7:30 PM

Cardinal Dougherty High School

Cardinal Dougherty High School

6301 North 2nd Street

Philadelphia, PA    19120

215-276-2300

 

Overnight in the dorms Saturday, March 17

IF YOU HAVE MADE OTHER ARRANGEMENTS (Staying with Relatives/Friends, please notify me immediately)

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Concert: Tuesday, March 18, 2008 7:30 PM

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd

7420 Fourth Avenue

Brooklyn, NY    11209

718 745 8520 Church

 

IF YOU HAVE MADE OTHER ARRANGEMENTS (Staying with Relatives/Friends, please notify me immediately)

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Concert: Wednesday, March 19, 2008 7:30 PM

First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany

405 Washington Ave

Albany, NY    12206

518 463-7135 Hall

 

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TICKET INFORMATION

Performances are not ticketed // Free Will Offering

 

Our choir takes freewill offerings and gifts. To contribute to our tour and help us offset expenses, please send your gifts to:

The Grinnell Singers

Attention: David Clay

Grinnell College

Grinnell, IA 50112

 

 

 

 


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Home Stays

NO HOME STAYS THIS TRIP

 

 

 

 

 

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  TOLEDO MAUMEE FAIRFIELD INN

Saturday, March 15

TOLEDO MAUMEE FAIRFIELD INN

521 West Dussel Dr.

Maumee, OH    43537

 

 


HOLIDAY INN CARTERET

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday - March 16, 17, 18

1000 Roosevelt Ave.

Carteret, NJ    07008

732-541-9500

 

 

 

MICROTEL INN

 

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Grinnell College

Thursday, March 20 dorm access after tour

If you had requested housing through Paul, you should have received information from the housing office so you will be able to get into your dorms after arriving back in Grinnell.

CHECK OUT TIME IS ON YOUR CONTRACT WITH THE HOUSING PEOPLE.

(You will be receiving a note from the Student Affairs with the rules regarding your stay).

 

If you have a legitimate need to be in the dorm for a longer period, you will need to contact

Jennifer Krohn

Student Affairs

KROHN@grinnell.edu - OR - x3700

 

 

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CHICAGO ILLINOIS TEMPERATURES

Expect temperatures to range between 29° and 44°(1) while we are in Chicago

 

MINNEAPOLIS MINNESOTA TEMPERATURES

Expect temperatures to range between 18° and 37°(1) while we are in Minneapolis

 

 

 

 

(1) Temperatures are from the AAA Auto Club Tour Books

 

 

 

 

TAKE ALONG TOUR - REMINDER SHEET

Suggestions.

 

 

 

 

 

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TRIP ACTIVITIES

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MEAL TOGETHER: (need to plan yet)

WE ARE PLANNING group meals as follows:

Saturday, March 15, Pizza Lunch

Tuesday, March 18, Dinner

 

 

 

 

Suggestions for Visiting _______?!?:

 

 

 

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IMPORTANT TELEPHONE NUMBERS

 

Merit School of Music - - Chicago - - IL - - 312 786 9428

TOLEDO MAUMEE FAIRFIELD INN - - Maumee - - OH - - 419-897-0865

HOLIDAY INN CARTERET - - Carteret - - NJ - - 732-541-9500

Cardinal Dougherty High School - - Philadelphia - - PA - - 215-276-2300

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd - - Brooklyn - - NY - - 718 745 8520 Church

First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany - - Albany - - NY - - 518 463-7135 Church

MICROTEL INN - - Latham - - NY - - 518-605-8801

 


Mr. Rommereim - - 641 990 2630

Paul Nelson - - 641 821 0057

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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1) Temperatures From AAA New York Tour Book

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Last Update: Friday, March 14, 2008 10:21 AM