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U N I T E D S TAT E S N AVA L AC A D E M Y
AUGUST 3, 2012

CLASS OF 2016 P L E B E PA R E N T S ’ WEEKEND
Plebe Parents’ Weekend for the Class of 2016 is Aug. 9-12. This is the first opportunity plebes have to spend time with their families since they began Plebe Summer six weeks ago. During Plebe Parent’s Weekend, family members and friends of Class of 2016 are invited to learn more about plebe and midshipman life at the Naval Academy. They may dine in King Hall, tour their plebe’s room, visit academic buildings and classrooms, and attend musical events. The Class of 2016 will reunite with their families after noon meal formation Friday, Aug. 10 at approximately 12:15 p.m. A complete schedule of events is available on the Naval Academy website.
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Where did the plebes of the Class of 2016 come from? How many are there? What kind of activities did they take part in during high school? Find out that and more in the Class of 2016 portrait.
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The Naval Academy Admissions Department is on Facebook! Find out information about the academy and its admissions process and get your questions answered here.

M E E T N AV Y ’ S F OOTB ALL T E A M T H I S S AT URDAY

Navy fans are invited to the 2012 Navy Football Fan Fest/ Media Day Aug. 4 from 10 a.m.-noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

MONTHLY YARD SALE

The next MWR Annapolis yard sale will take place Aug. 11 in the parking lot of the Navy Exchange from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost for table or space is $10. Vendor registration is required one week prior. The last date for 2012 yard sales is Sept. 15. Call 410-293-9200 for more information.

INTRAMURAL FOOTB ALL

Intramural Flag Football Pre-season starts August 13 and games start on August 20. Coaches and players interested in participating in MWR’s Intramural Flag Football Season should contact Reno Brown, Intramural Sports Coordinator, at 410-293-9212.

MEMBER’S POOL PARTY

MWR will host the annual Pool Member Appreciation Pool Party on Aug. 17 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. at the North Pool and Picnic Pavilions, NSA Annapolis. A BBQ dinner will be served by the Blue Jacket Cafe from 4:30 to 6 p.m. There is no cost for 2012 current pool members who present pool passes to claim a meal ticket. non-members must pay $5.50 per adult and $3.50 per child under 12 for dinner. Pool fees apply for non-members. Call 410-2939200 if you plan to attend.

INFO LINKS

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