Donna Lange Returns Home

Following her solo circumnavigation, Donna Lange has returned home for a welcome reception at the Herreshoff Museum in Bristol, RI.

May 27, 2016
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Donna Lange has reached Newport following her solo circumnavigation. Bob Philburn

Donna Lange has returned to Narragansett Bay following her solo circumnavigation. An event will be held tonight at the Herreshoff Museum in Bristol, RI for family and friends to welcome her home.

Welcome Event Program:

17:00 Refreshments available: Hall of Boats


17:30 Convene at the Hall of Boats

17:30 Welcome : Bonnie Blue: Event Coordinator

17:35 Halsey Herreshoff: Welcome to the Herreshoff Museum, Introduction of Guest, Donna Lange and toast to her safe arrival


17:45 Only Gratitude: by Donna Lange, introduction Team Sail Twice Around and of sponsors attending

18:00 Tim Murphy and guests: Song for Donna

18:10 Birthday Celebrations


18:15 Open to anyone who wants to share, toast, offer congratulations to Donna.

Team Sail Twice Around: Robert Philburn Jr, Wilfred Barbeau, Bonnie Blue, Tim Murphy, Joan Conover, Mike Wall,Tina Laureiro,

Event Sponsors: Herreshoff Museum, Halsey Herreshoff, Bristol Bagel Works, Bonnie Blue: Sea Star Treasure Shop, Kathy Forrest Catering


Sail Twice Around Sponsors: Global Marine Networks, Paul and Diane Neuhoff, Jamestown Distributors, Dave Spalding, Robert Rosenkranz, Bell Plantations, Dr Andrew Nathanson: Life span, Marion Hospital, Bristol Marine, Harken, Palm Beach Motor Yachts, Steve and Beverly Leers, Gregg and Joan Conover, Scott and Kitty Kuhner, Cape Horn Steering vane, Subsalve Inc, Sea Star Treasure Shop, Chris Parker: Caribbean Weather, Bob McDavitt: MetBob, family, friends… Scott Berg – ChardonnayJim Grey. Ocean Planet Energy, Weems and Plath. Oceanswatch.


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