Thursday, August 29, 2013

Guest Newsletter for Friday, August 30

Here is the Hawthorne Guest Messenger for Friday, August 30, 2013.


Hotel Notes
Our Halloween Party tickets are now on sale! The party will take place on Saturday, October 26, from 8 pm to midnight. This year’s theme is “Nightmare on Hawthorne BLVD.” Buy them now at www.ticketweb.com and receive the early bird special of $85 per ticket. This special is only available on Ticket Web and won’t last long!

Weather Forecast
A mix of sun and clouds with a high of 83 degrees and a low of 61 degrees.

What’s Happening in Salem this week
SchoonerFest
Sunday, September 1st from 8:30am-5:30pm on Pickering Wharf
FAME is sailing to Gloucester for the Schooner Festival! The Gloucester Schooner Festival celebrates the contribution of the fishing schooner to the history of Gloucester and of New England. On Sunday, September 1 they will form up for a Parade of Sail and then head out to compete in the Mayor's Race for the Esperanto Cup, a trophy from the first International Fishermen's Races sailed in 1920. Join us on the Schooner FAME as we depart from Salem for a 5-hour adventure. We will join the other schooners and tall ships in Gloucester and sail out with them before returning to Salem in the afternoon.

Flags of the Day
United Arab Emirates
South Dakota

This Day in History
On August 30, 1967, Thurgood Marshall becomes the first African American to be confirmed as a Supreme Court justice. He would remain on the Supreme Court for 24 years before retiring for health reasons, leaving a legacy of upholding the rights of the individual as guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution.   

I hope to see you here!

Juli

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