L/CPL Robert J. Slattery, Marine Corps League Det #206, NEWSLETTER, Aug 2017 - #1

2017 Schedule

Detachment monthly meetings 1st Wednesday of the month - starts 1930***UPSTAIRS HALL***at Post #155 American LegionHome 13-23 Legion Place Whippany 07981 phone# 973- 884- 2494

Aug 2nd - meeting - 1930, nomination of officers - Legion home Whippany

Aug 19th - 10 am through 5 PM - Stop & Shop Madison

Sept 6th - meeting - 1930, election of officers - Legion home Whippany

Sept 10th - 0900-1500, Marine Rose event rain date is 17th at the Corvette Car Show - Anthony Fiorentino event Sgt.

Sept 24th - 1300-1530, John Basilone Parade, Raritan NJ

Sept 24th - 0900-1500, Marine Rose event at the North Jersey Corvette Club car show (National Glass - Anthony Fiorentino event Sgt.

Oct 4th - installation of officers - 1900 Legion home Whippany yes at 1900 food served

Oct 28th - 10 am-4 - Marine Rose Outing at Shop Route 206, Chester.

Oct 28th - (5:30 PM) Mass - Marine Rose Outing Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Verona

Oct 29th - 0730, 0900, 1030, 1200: Masses - Marine Rose Outing Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Verona

Nov 1st - meeting - 1930, Nominations for Detachment Marine of the Year - Legion home Whippany

Nov 11th - Veterans day ceremony - 1100 meet at Legion Home Whippany at 1030

Dec 6th - meeting - 1930, Legion home Whippany

Dec 7th - 2000 Pearl Harbor day ceremony, Legion Home Whippany


Department Meeting dates

Mark your calendars for the following Department Meeting dates at the Marine Reserve Center in Red Bank.

Sunday September 17, 2017 MODD Growl at 1000 and Full General meeting at 1200

Sunday November 19, 2017 MODD Growl at 1000 and Full General meeting at 1200

Sunday January 14, 2018 Sr. Vice Detachment Meeting at 1000 and Full General meeting at 1200

Sunday March 18, 2018 MODD Growl at 1000 and Full General meeting at 1200


Cover Page Photo

Thanks to Tom Miller for the signed and numbered limited edition print of "Recon ( 2001)" This graphite (pencil) print was limited to 1500 copies. "Recon" and other prints have been given out to our wounded veterans at the hospitals during our detachment trips since 2006.