**Ok, you've already missed a couple of these events, I am late putting this up***
USS Freedom (LCS 1) Schedule of Events
Friday, December 5
8:30 a.m. Ship off Castle Island with BFD Fire boat putting up water spray
9:30 a.m. Ship arrives at Pier 1 Charlestown Navy Yard by USS Constitution
10:30 a.m. Official welcome onboard the ship
1 p.m. Boston Fire Commissioner Rod Fraser, representing Mayor Menino,
presents a proclamation welcoming the ship to the Commanding officer
2 p.m. Ship’s commanding officer, Cmdr. Donald Gabrielson makes a courtesy
visit at the State House with Lt. Gov. Tim Murray who will present a proclamation welcoming the ship to the State
Saturday, December 6
8 a.m. Flag flown on Constitution to be flown on Freedom. Freedom sailors will
be in modern uniform with Constitution’s sailors in their 1813 period
uniforms. Cannon fires promptly at 8!
12:30-4:30 p.m. Free public visiting
************ Princess Crabby will not be with the hoi polloi during public visiting, lol *****
Sunday, December 7
11:30-2:30 Crew members attend Mass Bay Council of Navy League Toys for Tots
celebration at Commandant’s House, Charlestown Navy Yard.
12:30-1p.m. Crew members participate in Pearl Harbor Day commemoration on USS
Cassin Young, Charlestown Navy Yard
12:30-4:30 p.m. Free public visiting.
Monday, December 8
8:00 a.m. Ship departs