2015 USS L. Y. SPEAR (AS-36) Association Reunion

Join us in Virginia Beach!


For our 2015 reunion, we will be going "Back to 'the Beach'"!  We will work on the reunion itinerary after the holidays, so keep checking back.  When the events have been finalized, we will post the Reunion Registration form.

Join us for what promises to be another GREAT reunion! 



September 9-13, 2015



Virginia Beach Resort Hotel

2800 Shore Drive

Virginia Beach, VA  23451


Room Rates*:

$89/Night for standard (double double) suites

Rate is subject to all current local taxes. This special rate includes a $10 coupon off breakfast menu each morning (for up to two people).



Phone: 800-468-2722

* When making your hotel reservation, be sure to mention that you are with the USS L. Y. SPEAR Reunion to receive the special negotiated rates.  These rates are also good for 3 days prior to the reunion and 3 days immediately following the reunion.  Please note that if you do not make your reservations through the group block, you may not receive the $10 breakfast coupon.


Virginia Beach Resort Hotel & Conference Center

Click here for hotel's website.



The hotel reservation cut-off date is 5:00 pm (eastern) on Friday, August 7th to get the negotiated room rate.  After that date, the rooms will be released back into the hotel's inventory and you may not get a room or the discounted rate.  There are only a limited number of rooms reserved at this special price, so please make your reservations as soon as possible. 

*** BONUS ***

If you make your hotel reservations by Friday, July 10th, your name will be entered into a drawing to have one night's stay during the reunion for FREE!  Drawing will be held at the final evening banquet, and you must be present to win.

* * * 

Please note:  This hotel does have a Debit Card Policy. Please contact the hotel directly if you need more information or further clarification on their Debit Card Policy. 



If you will be flying to the reunion, you will want to fly into Norfolk International Airport (airport code ORF).  The airport is about 10 miles from the hotel.  Shuttle service is available from the hotel (currently $12/pp each way), and you would need to contact the hotel in advance if you request their shuttle service.


Keep checking back for the reunion itinerary and Registration Form!


Any questions?  Check out "What to Expect at a USS L. Y. SPEAR Reunion".

If you still have questions or need assistance in submitting your Registration Form, please contact Patty Kelso by phone at 913-677-1837 or via email at pattykelso@usslyspear.org.

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See you in Virginia Beach!!


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Past Reunions

Click here for 2013 Reunion - Jacksonville, FL

Click here for 2012 Reunion - New England

Click here for 2011 Reunion - Branson, MO

Click here for 2010 Reunion - Norfolk, VA

Click here for 2008 Reunion - Washington DC

Click here for 2007 Reunion - Charleston, SC

Click here for 2006 Reunion - Virginia Beach, VA

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