September 24, 2021
Seward, Alaska Reunion
AMERICAN LEGION POST 1, SHANGHAI, CHINA
SEPT 24 – 26, 2021 – Seward, Alaska
This year’s China Post 1 Reunion will be held at:
The Seward Military Resort
2305 Dimond Blvd.
Seward, Alaska 99664
Experience Alaska at Seward Military Resort.
Tucked away a couple of hour’s drive south of Anchorage on the Kenai Peninsula, the Seward Military Resort in Seward, Alaska is a scenic must-see for military and retirees traveling in Alaska. With mountains jetting up from one side of the resort, and the calm ocean waters of Resurrection Bay on the other, Seward Military Resort is the perfect setting for starting an Alaskan adventure.
The Resort offers 55 individual hotel rooms, 12 townhomes, and 1 log cabin, as well as an RV park, campsites, and yurts for those who want to take their adventure outdoors. The negotiated rates are as follows:
Hotel rooms are $51.00 per night with the third night free! That’s 3 days for $102.00 for the Hotel rooms!
Two bedroom townhomes are only $76.00/night with the 3rd night free! That’s $152.00 for three nights for the townhomes!
The Log Cabin is $76.00 per night with the third night free or $152.00 for three nights of a Log Cabin!
There will be no resort fee and both parking and Wi-Fi are free. Rooms will be available at this rate for at least three days before and after the reunion, from September 21 – 29, 2020.
Please note, handicapped accessible rooms are limited. The resort has 3 hotel rooms and 1 townhouse that are handicapped accessible. For those requiring handicapped equipped rooms you may wish to reserve your room early.
The kitchen, normally closed during this time of the year, will be in operation for breakfast. A breakfast buffet will be open from 6:30AM to 9:30AM Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings. Cost for breakfast during the reunion – all three days will be $42 per person.
Finally, the resort does NOT have a gym. For those who like to exercise and want to use a gym, there is an exercise facility located close to the resort that can be used at no cost for resort members. Please tick the appropriate box on the registration form so we have a headcount and will know how many people are interested. If interest is high, the resort will make free shuttle service available to accommodate those interested.
RESERVATION: YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE REUNION PRIOR TO MAKING YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS. RESERVATIONS MADE WITHOUT A REUNION REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE HONORED. After you have submitted your registration form, you may call the Hotel at:
or (800) 770-1858.
Tell them you are with the “American Legion China Post 1 Reunion” and book your room. That’s it, you will be all set.
We will be providing a comfort motor coach from the Anchorage Airport to the Seward Resort on Thursday, departing from the airport at 1900 arriving at the resort at approximately 2100. A return luxury coach will be provided on Sunday, September 26, 2021 departing the Resort at 1000 hours. The Coach is being provided at zero cost for CP1, American Legion, Reunion attendees. Please note, each Coach holds 56 individuals and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Please tick the appropriate box on the registration form so we can track usage. If the demand for shuttle service raises above this limit, an additional Coach will be considered. Updates will be forthcoming in future Poop Sheets or Post Bulletins.
Member $60.00, Guest $40.00, Banquet $50.00, Breakfast Buffet $42.00. Tours will be booked separately. A tour form will be forthcoming in a future bulletin.
Thursday, 23 September
Check into the hotel and register. Hospitality Suite will be open from Thursday Morning, through Sunday, noonish. If weather permits, and if there is enough interest, we may schedule a China Post 1 Dragon Riders Ride! Make sure that you visit Seward Post 5 located in downtown Seward.
Friday, 24 September – Sightseeing and touring local attractions
Seward is a very scenic town with many destinations within walking distance of the Hotel. We plan to offer several tours on Friday. Most tours will be payable through the Hotel. Others will be payable directly through the tour operator. Shuttle service will be provided, from the Hotel, for those with booked tours. More on tours later. For others who wish to visit Anchorage, the resort offers cab service. Please click on the link embedded within the Poop Sheet for more information on Seward with things to see and do while in Alaska.
Saturday, 25 September, meeting locations to be announced.
08:00 – Executive Committee meeting – location TBD
10:30 – General membership meeting, all members of the American Legion family are invited, China Post members, Auxiliary members, and Sons of the Legion.
13:30 – The Auxiliary and the 40&8 meet simultaneously, room assignments will be posted later.
1430 – S.A.L. meeting
18:00 – Cocktails.
19:00 – Banquet. Plated, triple entrée including Prime Rib, Halibut or Vegetarian each with sides and dessert, $50.00 a head including tax and gratuity.
21:00 – Retire to the Hospitality Suite.
EVENT REGISTRATION FORM
If you will be attending the 2021 China Post Convention and Reunion, And refer to register by mail, please complete this form and mail it with your check as indicated below. This form is for China Post meeting events only – not hotel reservations (see below).
CP1 2021 Registration PDF
Send Event Registration Form and check payable to “China Post 1” to:
PO Box 35799
11805 Chimney Rock Rd
Houston, Texas 77035
HOTEL RESERVATIONS – BOOK EARLY – THIS IS A RESORT AREA.
Please REGISTER FIRST prior to booking your Hotel room. In order to book your Hotel room, call the hotel directly Monday – Friday between 11 am – 7 pm Central Time at 907-224-2659. Tell them you are with the American Legion, China Post 1 Reunion. You must book by August 15, 2021 with a credit card to hold your reservation.
NOTICE: IF YOU WANT TO STAY OUTSIDE OF THE ACTUAL REUNION DATES YOU MUST BOOK YOUR ROOM WITH JEWEL WILLIAMS DIRECTLY. THAT MEANS IF YOU WANT A ROOM FOR SEPT. 21, 22, 23 OR SEPT. 27, 28, 29, CALL JEWELL DIRECTLY AT 907-224-2659 (x) 3140