All Thames, Tims, Timms, Timbs (and all spelling variants thereof)
YOU'RE INVITED ! to The Thames-Tims Family 2006 Reunion " The South Carolina Trail "
WHERE: The Fairfield Inn by Mariott, Sumter 2390 Broad Street Extension Sumter, South Carolina (803) 469-9001
WHEN: From Friday, October 20th to Sunday morning, October 22nd
ITINERARY: Friday, October 20th - Hotel check-in begins at 3:00pm.A poster positioned at the hotel's reception desk will tell you where to find the Reunion Gathering Room. Friday evening Get Together - We will have a presentation by Jackie Baker and Julie Thames Howell Friday night - Dinner at the place of your choice Saturday Morning - Tour of area cemeteries and places of interest with a break for lunch Saturday Night - Group Dinner at The Fire Mountain Restaurant Sunday Morning - Checkout and disburse for home.Hotel check-out time is 12 noon.
REUNION FEE: $15 per person.Your fee, cash or check, will be collected at the Friday evening Get Together.
Each Reunion participant is responsible for making their own hotel reservations.Tell the Reservation Desk that you are with the Thames-Tims Family Reunion;we have a group of rooms blocked for us.If you have any special needs - ground floor room, refrigerator for medications, wheel-chair access, etc. - let the Reservation Desk know at the time you make your reservation.The cost of the room is $60.00/night + tax ($66.60 per night total).The hotel will have to drop the "block" on the rooms on September 20th and any room reserved after that may not be near our other rooms, so make your reservations early!
Fairfield Inn by Mariott Sumter has: „X Deluxe Continental Breakfast „X In-room refrigerators(these are not strong enough to keep medications fresh or to cool warm drinks so, if you need an actual refrigerator, you must let the front desk know at the time you make your reservations.) „X Microwave „X Coffee pot „X Hair dryer „X Voice mail messaging „X Desk with second phone and data port „X Iron & ironing board „X Pool
Fire Mountain Restaurant 1390 Broad Street Extension Sumter, South Carolina (803)469-6000 We will be having our group dinner at the Fire Mountain Restaurant on Saturday night, October 21st, at 8pm.The restaurant is right next door to the hotel.(No one seems to know why the addresses are numbered as they are.)Their menu includes sirloin steak, fried shrimp, chicken, 2 hot bars, a salad bar and a dessert bar.They have given us a discount on our dinner cost at about $11 each.We will have our own room at the restaurant.
We will be touring the area on Saturday, so make plans ahead of time to bring your own lunch, snacks, drinks, cooler, ice etc. with you when we leave the hotel.We will break for lunch during the afternoon at an area where we can all eat together.
Thames-Tims Family 2006 Reunion T-shirts will be available again this year! Everyone loved the t-shirts we had last year, so we're having them again.If you want to buy a t-shirt, let me know your size(s) so that we can order the appropriate number of t-shirts in the sizes we need.
Reunion-goers will be responsible for all of their own expenses, including all meals, t-shirts, etc.