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"ALBUMOAA" - ALBUQUERQUE CHAPTER
The Military Officers Association of America
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Tours/Events

Hope you can come and join us in some of our upcoming tours and/or events.  New participants are always welcome – both couples and singles.  Be sure to look at our Tours pictures in the Photo Gallery (click on link at top of Home page). 

 

 

February 25, 2018 (Sunday), 3:00 p.m., Popejoy Hall – THE TEN TENORS: Tickets are no longer available through MOAA. We have 20 participants, who were mailed their tickets. 

March 8, 2018 (Thursday), 7:30 p.m., Popejoy Hall – A CHORUS LINE: Tickets are no longer available through MOAA. We have 21 participants, who will soon be mailed their tickets.

June 9, 2018 (Saturday) – 5:00 p.m.: MOAA TOURS’ ANNUAL HORS D’OEUVRE PARTY at the NM Veterans Memorial, (Louisiana, just north of Gibson).  Everyone please bring your favorite hors d’oeuvre to share. Beverages provided. Casual dress.  Frank Fines, owner of Sun Tours, will be there to discuss our upcoming 2019 trips – Viking Homelands Cruise (28 Aug-12 Sep, 2019) & Smoky Mountains/Tennessee tour (Springtime 2019) – more details to come later.  MOAA members/family/friends (couples & singles) interested in joining these or any of our tours/events are welcome!  Or just come to socialize!

* June 13, 2018 (Wednesday), 7:30 p.m., Popejoy Hall – Yanni’s 25th Anniversary of “Live at the Acropolis”:Legendary performer and composer Yanni returns to Popejoy Hall to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Live at the Acropolis…which became an incredible success and is the second best-selling music video of all time. Don’t miss this special concert event. Group cost for middle Orchestra seat is $72 –10 seats now available in row O – only open to MOAA members at this time! Be sure to contact Karen first before sending payment.   First pay, first serve.

 

* June 21, 2018 (Thursday), 7:30 p.m., Popejoy Hall – THE KING AND I: One of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s finest works…. Winner of the 2015 Tony Award® for Best Musical Revival, THE KING AND I is “too beautiful to miss”.” Group cost for middle Orchestra 2nd Price seat is $67 –10 seats now available in row R – only open to MOAA members at this time!  Be sure to contact Karen first before sending payment. Be sure to contact Karen first before sending payment.  

 

* July 6, 2018 (Friday) – Santa Fe Opera “MADAME BUTTERFLY”: “Featuring Puccini’s longest and most passionate love duet, much of his most lyrical music, including the ‘Humming Chorus’ and ‘Flower Duet’, a justly famous soprano aria in ‘Un bel dì’, and a spine-tingling climax.” This opera is sung in Italian with Opera Titles on a display screen in front of every seat, offering instant translations in your choice of English or Spanish. We have reserved 40 seats in Section 3 for the 8:30 p.m. performance. Group cost is $189/person, which also includes coach transportation plus Preview Buffet Dinner, including wine and dessert, at the SFO’s open-air cantina on the beautifully landscaped rehearsal grounds. A guest speaker offers an informative preview talk about the evening’s opera during the dessert course. A deposit of $100/person is due NOW to hold your space. The balance will be due NLT May 5, 2018. Non-members pay an additional $2 guest fee, unless family or houseguest.  We need to depart Tanoan Country Club at ~4:45 p.m.  To date, we have 35 participants.

* Mail above payments (made out to Albuquerque MOAA Tours) to Karen Brown at 962 Antelope NE, 87122. For further tours/events information, call Karen Brown at 856-1927; email kmbrown8@comcast.net or call Judy Keppler at 293-5274.

Cancellation of any trip/event may result in loss of money, unless space is filled.
Note: These prices are subject to small changes. You will be notified of any change.

 
Upcoming 2018 Tours planned for MOAA Tours by Sun Tours:

All payments for the trips below go to SUN TOURS, 1700 Louisiana NE, Suite 100, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Travel insurance recommended. For reservations and information, call 889-8888.  Sun Tours now accepts credit cards for all their tour payments.

 

April 26-May 2, 2018 (7 days) – WASHINGTON, DC – Our Nation’s Capitol Tour:  Our nation’s history comes to life on this fascinating tour—some that we all know about like the Monuments, Museums,  the National Cathedral, the Capitol Building, and the White House—others will surprise us as we become familiar with this historic city.  Our accommodation will be at the Holiday Inn Capitol, just a few blocks away from the National Mall & Smithsonian Museums.  This trip is now full & taking a waiting list.  Detailed flyer: Wash DC – Our Nations Capitol  

 

July 29-August 16, 2018 (19 days) – SOUTH AFRICA PLUS VICTORIA FALLS:  On this comprehensive tour we see South Africa’s grandeur and its wildlife & meet its diverse peoples.  This tour goes beyond the highlights to give an in-depth exploration of all aspects of South Africa.  Learn about the diverse topography as well as the sometimes shameful history that is the Republic of South Africa.  The Western Cape offers beaches, lush wine lands, craggy cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope, forest and lagoons along the Garden Route, and the city of Cape Town, beneath flat-topped Table Mountain.  We continue up the eastern coast and experience different ecosystems in Kruger National Park, as well as Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.  Cost is $6995/person (double occupancy), $7,995 (single occupancy).  A $200/person deposit now holds your space, refundable through March 22, 2018, when final payment is due.  This tour is full and taking a waiting list.   To date, there are 42 participants, including 26 MOAA participants. Detailed flyer: South Africa flyer

 

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Upcoming Events
Feb
25
Sun
3:00 pm The Ten Tenors @ Popejoy Hall
The Ten Tenors @ Popejoy Hall
Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Ten Tenors @ Popejoy Hall | Albuquerque | New Mexico | United States
* February 25, 2018 (Sunday), 3:00 p.m., Popejoy Hall – THE TEN TENORS: “Australia’s “vocal wonder from down under” will take you on a feel-good journey through some of the world’s greatest hits of all

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Feb
27
Tue
7:30 am MOAA Breakfast @ Weck's
MOAA Breakfast @ Weck's
Feb 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MOAA Breakfast Club Speaker: February 27 – Shelly L. Fritz, DDS. February is National Dental Month: Her topic is: “Dental Health after 65.” The Breakfast Club meets at 0730 (and ends at 0900) on the

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Mar
2
Fri
4:00 pm Purgatory Ski Trip @ Meet motorcoach at Tanoan Country Club NLT 4:00 p.m.
Purgatory Ski Trip @ Meet motorcoach at Tanoan Country Club NLT 4:00 p.m.
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 9:00 pm
Coach departs at 4:30 p.m., January 6 (Friday) from Tanoan Country Club & returns approx. 10:00 p.m., January 8 (Sunday), after skiing (2 nights lodging, 2 days skiing). Coach will be there at 3:45 p.m. 

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Mar
8
Thu
7:30 pm A Chorus Line @ Popejoy Hall
A Chorus Line @ Popejoy Hall
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
A Chorus Line @ Popejoy Hall | Albuquerque | New Mexico | United States
* March 8, 2018 (Thursday), 7:30 p.m., Popejoy Hall – A CHORUS LINE: “A CHORUS LINE, with its powerful true life stories, is what ‘American Idol’, ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, and ‘The Voice’,

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Mar
17
Sat
11:00 am Military Coalition Luncheon @ Marriott Hotel
Military Coalition Luncheon @ Marriott Hotel
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
You and Your Friends are Cordially Invited to the Military Coalition’s March 2018 Luncheon Sponsored by: Military Officers Assn of America, Albuquerque Chapter (host) Air Force Association, Albuquerque Chapter Association of the U.S. Army, MG

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Mar
27
Tue
7:30 am MOAA Breakfast @ Weck's
MOAA Breakfast @ Weck's
Mar 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
MOAA Breakfast Club Speaker: March 27 – George Richmond, board member for the League of Women Voters: He will talk about the history of the non-partisan LWV, local operations, and the Voter Guide. The Breakfast

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Apr
27
Fri
6:00 pm NM MOAA Convention Reception @ Albuquerque Uptown Marriott Hotel
NM MOAA Convention Reception @ Albuquerque Uptown Marriott Hotel
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
First Annual New Mexico MOAA State Convention It is with great pleasure that the Albuquerque Chapter of MOAA announces that it will host the First Annual New Mexico State MOAA Convention. The event is scheduled

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Apr
28
Sat
10:00 am NM MOAA Convention – April 28, 2018 @ Albuquerque Uptown Marriott Hotel
NM MOAA Convention – April 28, 2018 @ Albuquerque Uptown Marriott Hotel
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
First Annual New Mexico MOAA State Convention It is with great pleasure that the Albuquerque Chapter of MOAA announces that it will host the First Annual New Mexico State MOAA Convention. The event is scheduled

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Jun
9
Sat
5:00 pm MOAA Tours Hors d’oeuvre Party @ NM Veterans Memorial
MOAA Tours Hors d’oeuvre Party @ NM Veterans Memorial
Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
MOAA Tours Hors d'oeuvre Party @ NM Veterans Memorial | Albuquerque | New Mexico | United States
June 9, 2018 (Saturday) – 5:00 p.m.: MOAA TOURS’ ANNUAL HORS D’OEUVRE PARTY at the NM Veterans Memorial, (Louisiana, just north of Gibson).  Everyone please bring your favorite hors d’oeuvre to share. Beverages provided. Casual

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Jul
6
Fri
4:45 pm Santa Fe Opera – Madame Butterfly @ Meet at Tanoan Country Club
Santa Fe Opera – Madame Butterfly @ Meet at Tanoan Country Club
Jul 6 @ 4:45 pm – 1:00 am
Santa Fe Opera - Madame Butterfly @ Meet at Tanoan Country Club | Albuquerque | New Mexico | United States
* July 6, 2018 (Friday) – Santa Fe Opera “MADAME BUTTERFLY”: “Featuring Puccini’s longest and most passionate love duet, much of his most lyrical music, including the ‘Humming Chorus’ and ‘Flower Duet’, a justly famous soprano

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    The Navy will join allied and partner-nation militaries for the 13th Pacific Partnership mission, an annual maritime operation designed to improve disaster response preparedness, resilience and capacity while enhancing partnerships with participating nations and civilian humanitarian organizations throughout the Indo-Pacific region.
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