The Chebeague Island Historical Society

is sponsoring a trip led by Suhail Bisharat

FEBRUARY 3-6, 2004


Tuesday, Feb 3 Members of CIHS arrive in NY

Wednesday, Feb. 4

10 AM - Meet at Museum of Natural History
Visit PETRA, Lost City in Stone
Special presentation

Lunch at the Museum

Afternoon free

7 PM - Reception and dinner at home of Betts and Eldon Mayer

Thursday, Feb 5

10 AM- Meet at Metropolitan Museum of Art
Visit the Islamic Section
Presentation by Daniel Walker
Lunch at the Museum
Afternoon- Visit the Byzantine Collection and the Temple of Dendur

7 PM- Reception and Dinner

Friday, Feb. 6 CIHS members depart for Chebeague or elsewhere


Participants make own travel arrangements. Rooms may be reserved at the Union League Club, 37th and Park, or the Princeton Club (43rd and 5th) at reasonable rates through Al Traina (Union League) and Phil Jordan (Princeton).

Payment to CIHS by January 15: $100 per person (includes $25 gift to CIHS, costs of museum entrance and reception/dinner on Feb. 5.)

CONTACT: Phil Jordan, (207) 846-6907;
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