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Nancy Vendetti Feb 06, 2016 at 10:32 PM

Arrival at 10:30am 3/13. Sharing shuttle would be handy. Does your flight work?
Sarah West Feb 08, 2016 at 10:38 AM

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Sarah West Feb 08, 2016 at 10:39 AM

our flight comes in at 2:45 Sunday March 6. A long wait for you.
Nancy Vendetti Feb 08, 2016 at 05:40 PM

I know, Best I could do. I just booked the trip.

katharine horn Jan 15, 2016 at 11:43 AM

Hi, arriving Jacksonville @ 2:45 pm for Feb 7th program, anyone interested in sharing shuttle or cab? to program
Sarah West Feb 08, 2016 at 10:37 AM

We are arriving at 2:45 on March 6 and would like to share a shuttle to Amelia Island

Linda Harms Jan 08, 2016 at 10:33 PM

I am going to the January 31, 2016 program, coming from New York. My flight arrives at the Jacksonville airport at 1:33 PM. Would like to share the shuttle to the airport with others, if possible.
Linda Harms Jan 09, 2016 at 10:37 AM

Correction: I want to share the shuttle FROM the airport, to the hotel! And this would be on Sunday, 1/31/16.
Martha Barss Jan 21, 2016 at 02:11 PM

Linda I am arriving at 3:10 PM on Jan 31st from Baltimore on Southwest. Is your shuttle already full? If so, is anyone else interested in sharing a shuttle?
Linda Harms Jan 21, 2016 at 02:49 PM

Martha, I replied to your message. In fact, it went through twice! Let me know if you didn't get it.
Martha Barss Jan 21, 2016 at 04:24 PM

I got it and will send a reply after I see if other respond. Talked to Amelia transport service and Vic told me there is no rush to reserve a van. So let's wait and see if we get some more people.
Linda Harms Jan 21, 2016 at 04:27 PM

Great, Martha! Thanks very much.

Lauren Likkel Dec 13, 2015 at 06:10 PM

Hi, my husband Marc and I will be in this program Jan 17, 2016. We'll fly to Jacksonville a few days ahead and be tourists. I'm interested to hear who else will be on the program!

JOSEPH CHIARELL Mar 23, 2015 at 09:19 AM

My name is Joe, and I am from New Jersey. I'm going to this program on April 12th. I'm arriving at the Jacksonville airport at 1 pm. Is anybody interested in sharing a shuttle to go to the Marriott Residence? It costs $55 up to 6 people, plus gratuity.
Jane Gerrish Apr 05, 2015 at 06:53 PM

Hi, I'm Jane, coming from Maine, also getting in at 1:00. I would be interested in sharing a shuttle, will call to reserve for myself.
JOSEPH CHIARELL Apr 05, 2015 at 07:22 PM

Hi Jane, Joe here. I would be interested in sharing a cab with you. My cell is 908-448-6996, The cab # is on p.6. $47/1; $55/2. I am coming in on US Air 1753 @ 1:07PM. I am connecting thru CLT. I will call you when I take off from CLT
JOSEPH CHIARELL Apr 08, 2015 at 08:03 PM

Hi Jane, are you interested in sharing a cab ride from the airport? LMK
JOSEPH CHIARELL Apr 09, 2015 at 01:51 PM

Hi Jane, Since I have not heard from you since 4/5, 4 days ago, I will make my own reservation for a shuttle. I would appreciate if you would just say you are not interested.
JOSEPH CHIARELL Apr 09, 2015 at 02:05 PM

I just booked a shuttle with Vic, Amelia Transport. He tells me you booked with him and we are on the same flight from CLT US Air 1753. I wonder why you didn't contact me?
Jane Gerrish Apr 09, 2015 at 02:25 PM

Jo, I have tried to respond to each of your messages, but they were outside of the Road Scholar site, so I gather you never got them. I certainly AM interested in ride sharing and am sorry for what seemed like my rudeness. I have never sent a message through this site and find it challenging I have your cell# and will try to connect with you once we can use a cell phone.
JOSEPH CHIARELL Apr 09, 2015 at 05:30 PM

OK. So we are on the same flight and booked with the same shuttle. My Cell is 908-448-6996. What is yours?
Jane Gerrish Apr 09, 2015 at 08:25 PM

Jo, I have your cell#. Mine is 207-632-5918

Natalie Maynor Feb 04, 2015 at 09:16 AM

Some pictures I took on the Jan. 25-30 trip are here:

Peter Jones Jan 25, 2015 at 09:58 AM

My wife and I are taking the March 1-6 program. Anyone else?

steven noble Jan 13, 2015 at 11:48 AM

i am on amelia island Feb 1st trip and would like to connect steve noble

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