RTP Chapter Holiday Party

Join Mountaineer friends in the Research Triangle Park Area of north Carolina for a great holiday party!

The WVU RTP Alumni Chapter Annual Holiday Party will be bigger and better Than Ever in 2003!

When: Friday, December 5th, 2003, from 7:30pm until ????
Where: Oxxford Hunt clubhouse in Cary; off West Chatham Street near Cary Pkwy
RSVP: To rondageorge@yahoo.com or call Ronda at home 462-5820 by Monday, December 1st.

Appetizers, desserts, soft drinks, hot cider or non-alcoholic punch will be served. Complimentary door prizes and party favors will be presented during the evening and special raffle tickets will be sold with all proceeds benefiting our chapter scholarship fund!!! Please bring your checkbook or cash to pay for door admission; special raffles and chances on one-of-a-kind WVU items. Don't miss out on this opportunity for unique West Virginia gifts!

BYOB (bring your own bottle) if you care to enjoy a legal beverage. Coke, Diet Coke and Sprite will be provided. Please bring any other mixer or garnish that you may require. The chapter will provide cups, ice, plates, napkins, utensils, etc.

We request all party attendees be 18 and older, please. Thank you.

Cost: Paid members as of 11-30-03 $5.00 per person
Non-members as of 11-30-03 $10.00 per person

As part of our ongoing efforts within the local community, the RTP WVU Alumni Association Chapter hopes you will support the US Marine Corps Toys for Tots holiday drive and bring a NEW, UNWRAPPED toy to the party. We will make a group donation to this program. Please remember those in need this holiday season.

Directions to the party (new and improved since last year):

From I-40, take EXIT 287 for Cary/Harrison Avenue (If coming from Durham and points west, bear right at end of ramp onto Harrison. If coming from Raleigh and points east, turn left at light at end of exit ramp) and follow Harrison Avenue past food and shopping on right; pass church on left and take next RIGHT turn at the traffic light ONTO CARY PARKWAY; Follow for a few miles; CROSS HIGH HOUSE ROAD AT PRESTON CORNERS (see large clock tower on your right as you cross intersection); GO THROUGH 2 MORE LIGHTS; then take 2ND LEFT ONTO WEST CHATHAM ST. (see yellow/black sign prior to turn). Skip to 2nd paragraph to continue.

* IF you wish to use Routes 1/64, take these toward Cary/Crossroads; Take the the Cary Parkway exit; turn toward Cary (follow restaurant signs) and cross light at Old Apex Road (Railroad tracks); go about 1 mile and make a RIGHT onto West Chatham (see yellow/black sign prior to right turn); then follow directions below.

Once on West Chatham Street, TURN LEFT AT THE 4TH LEFT HAND TURN LANE ONTO FALLSWORTH DRIVE. You will see a neighborhood sign at corner of this street that says "pool and clubhouse." Follow Fallsworth to end to the clubhouse which is about 7 miles after you turn off of Harrison Avenue.

***The clubhouse is NOT handicapped accessible due to steps. If you need assistance with access to the building, please notify Ronda in advance and our members will be happy to assist you. ****

As in prior years, if you would like to bring an appetizer or dessert OR assist with set-up or clean-up at the function, please contact WVU Social Chair Ronda George at the e-mail address or phone number above prior to Thanksgiving weekend. Thank you.

Let's have some Mountaineer Spirit at the holiday party on Friday, December 5th!!!!

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