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  #1  
July 17th, 2006, 05:43 PM
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Does your family have annual reunions? Where are they, what are the traditions...how long do they go back?
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July 17th, 2006, 07:10 PM
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We just went to my SO's family reunion yesterday for his dads side of the family. neither side of my family ever have family reunions.
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July 25th, 2006, 11:02 AM
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We have one every summer with my mom's family. I think it goes back 13 years. It is a four day/3 night event.
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July 26th, 2006, 07:07 PM
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I don't think I've ever been to one
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August 19th, 2006, 04:06 PM
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August 29th, 2006, 12:01 PM
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no annual reunions for either side, just if there is a big event like a wedding or something
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August 30th, 2006, 11:20 AM
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There was a reunion about 8 years ago, but I was in Germany. I had come home to help my mom for a month after she broke both of her legs. I did not get to come back for the reunion. There has not been one since then.
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August 30th, 2006, 11:26 PM
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On my dad's side of the family there is one every year, going back to about 1988. It is held here in Toledo, Ohio and a lot of family comes in from all over the country. There is easily 75-100 people there every year.

Tradition is LOTS of Mexican food, everyone brings 1-2 things to raffle off and then there is a 50/50 drawing. What is made in ticket sales goes towards beer and other supplies for the next year.
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