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Loring Open House
Limestone, Maine

August 19, 2016 - August 21, 2016

FRIDAY AUGUST 19, 2016 5:00PM CENTER OPENS UP FOR BUSINESS AND WELCOME 6-8pm Question of Trolly from PI to do a tour with group. SIGN IN, LORING STORE OPEN, SHARE STORIES, SHARE DONATIONS OF ITEMS MEET UP WITH OTHER FELLOW LORING PEOPLE 6:00 – SHARE YOUR STORY TO VIDEO

SATURDAY AUGUST 20, 2016 FLIGHTLINE CLOSED ALL DAY. 8:00 – LORING MILITARY HERITAGE CENTER OPENS FOR THE DAY. 8:15 – POSTING OF THE COLORS FOR THE DAY Question of Limestone Boy scouts. 9:00 – CONE OFF POST OFFICE FOR LANDING OF HELICOPTER. 9:00 – VIDEO YOUR STORIES AT THE CENTER. 10:00 – T6 FLY IN FROM TEXAS. WILL STATIC NEAR CONTROL TOWER 9:00 – DRIVE THE BASE, CHECK OUT THINGS. BUILDINGS OPEN WILL BE WILDLIFE REFUGE, ARCH HANGER, DOG CEMETERY, FLIGHTLINE OFF LIMITS! 10:00 – 2:00 BBQ PAY AS YOU GO 11:00 – GROUP AND SQUARDRON PHOTOS IF DESIRED 12:30 – LORING FD DECOMMISIONING CEREMONY 2:00PM – FLY BY KC 135 AND B52 (PORT A POTTIE NEAR CONTROL TOWER) 4:00 – CENTER WILL CLOSE TO ALLOW TIME FOR VOLUNTEERS TO DRESS FOR DANCE 5:30 - DOORS OPEN FOR THE DINNER DANCE. MUST BE PRE REGISTERED AND PAID TO EAT. 6:0O – CEREMONY STARTS *OPENING WITH POSTING OF THE COLORS BY LORING JOB CORP COLOR GUARD OR LORING AFB COLOR GUARD *SINGING OF THE NATIONAL ANTHEM AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE BY HUNTER ALLEN *PRESIDENT BILL OSSENFORT TO GIVE OPENING REMARKS MISSING MAN TABLE CEREMONY AND MOMENT OF SILENCE FOR LORING MEMBERS LOST IN THE PAST. CUPPY 6:30 – DINNER SERVED 7:30- POST DINNER CO-CHAIR MATT COLE TO INTRODUCE GUEST SPEAKERS RON CRAFT AND MIKE BOUCHARD ADDITIONAL REMARKS. NON PAYERS FOR DANCE MAY ENTER. 8:00 - MUSIC STARTS BY DJ ERNIE COLEMAN.

SUNDAY AUGUST 21, 2016 8:00 - CENTER OPENS FOR THE DAY 9:00- 12:00 – WEAPSONS STORAGE AREA DRIVING TOUR WITH DAVID KING. IF YOU CAN GET IN CARS TOGETHER THAT WOULD HELP A LOT. BRING WATER, CAMERA, 12:00 – VIDEO YOUR STORY 1:00- POSSIBLE TOUR ON TROLLY AS A GROUP. 1:00 – COME TELL YOUR STORY ON VIDEO AND GROUP PHOTOS AGAIN 3:00 – CLOSING CEREMONY AT THE CENTER 3:30 – LORING OPEN HOUSE COMES TO AND END. THANK YOU ALL FOR COMING AND SHARING YOUR TIME WITH US! Retire the colors LORING JOB CORP TAPS Played by Tammy Susi closing remarks by Bill Ossenfort Awards, recognitions and thank you’s by Matt and Cuppy This is an estimate of things and we hope all will happen. Please know there could be changes as we approach the event. Thanks Cuppy Johndro 207-551-3439