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Recuperating after reunion last weekend
Thursday - Arrive in DC (by chartered bus, plane or car). That evening, Get acquainted with storytelling by "seasoned" family members. Distributed welcome bags, t-shirts, nametags, & souvenir booklets.
Friday - Toured the Spy Museum and National Zoo. Family dinner at an italian restaurant. Icebreaker game to help family get to know each other.
Saturday - Family business meeting, tour of the Frederick Douglass house, riding tour of Howard University and DC. Banquet with fashion & talent show, speakers on prostate & breast cancer & high blood pressure, PowerPoint slideshow of old family photos & previous reunions. Recognitions of oldest, youngest & traveled the farthest.
Sunday - Worship at the church of the host family. Brunch at hotel. Said goodbye & went home. We'll go back to Augusta in 2007. Hopefully, the excitement will be contagious and we'll have 150+ at the 2007 reunion!
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