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50th Year Reunion

02-22-09

Be part of the 50th year reunion celebrating the Boy Scout Band, Eau Claire Explorer Scouts Drum & Bugle Corps, “Prep Corps” and The Eau Claire Boy’s Drum and Bugle Corps. The reunion will begin June 20th at the VFW Post 305 located at 1300 Starr Ave. Alumni, spouses, guests, and friends are welcome to participate starting at 1:00 p.m. A barbeque dinner will be served at 4:00 and musical entertainment to begin at 7:00 until? There will be free beer until it runs out. Also, all former alumni members will receive a free reunion T-shirt. Please submit your reunion form as soon as possible. We will need the information to obtain the appropriate amount of beer, t-shirts, and food. On Sunday, June 21st, an all-you-can-eat reunion breakfast will be held at the VFW from 8:00-11:00 a.m. Later in the afternoon alumni and friends are invited to a spectacular drum corps competition, Drums Along The Red Cedar, located in Menomonie, WI. A select location on the 45 – 50 yard line will be reserved for the reunion members that will be located in the lower grandstand. We have a limited amount of discounted tickets for this location so please reserve your tickets early! Also, a special tribute will acknowledge all former alumni prior to the show. A special invitation has been extended to all former alumni members of the Durand Girl Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps to take part in our 50th year reunion. For more information contact Larry Hamler at 715-834-1247 or e-mail badgers66@sbcglobal.net. Make your plans now to be part of the 50th year reunion. This will be the biggest and most entertaining reunion yet. A special one-time music appearance is in the works at this time, which will be worked into Saturday night’s entertainment. So get your reunion registration in the mail!