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Department of West Virginia Quarterly Meeting

 The Department of West Virginia quarterly meeting will be held on 11 January 2014.  It will be hosted by MGM Detachment 1180 in Point Pleasant, WV.  The Staff meeting starts at 0930 hours.  The regular meeting starts at 1000 hours.  The meeting will be followed by a West Virginia Pack growl
(weather permitting).


Marine Corps League Mid-Winter National Staff Conference

The 2014 National Midwinter Staff Conference Feb 13-15, 2014 at Fairview Park Marriott, 3111 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042. Room rate is $99 per night plus room tax.
Phone:1-703-849-9400 or Toll Free: 1-800-246-8357
Fax: 1-703-849-8692

MARCH 2014


APRIL 2014


MAY 2014

2014 Department of West Virginia Annual Convention

The 2014 MCL Department of West Virginia State Convention will be held on 2-4 May 2014 at the Holiday Inn Express, 50 Martin Street, Elkins, WV  26241.  The business meeting and banquet (The banquet cost is $20 and will be served buffet style with salad, ham, turkey, mashed potatoes & gravy, vegetables, rolls, drinks and assortment of cakes.) will be held across the street at American Legion Post 29.  It will be hosted by Leland D. "Crow" Crawford Detachment 956.  The room rate at the Holiday Inn Express is $77.00 per night plus room tax.  Free Parking and Continental Breakfast between 0600 - 1000 are included.

For reservations Phone: 304-630-2266.  Reservations can be made now.  Be sure to mention code: "MCL" or "Marine Corps League" and give the dates you'll be staying.

JUNE 2014

Mid-East Division Conference

Marines, FMF Corpsmen, Associates, and Auxiliary members of the Mideast Division:

The 2014 Mideast Division Conference will be held on 27, 28, and 29 June 2014 and is tentatively scheduled at the Holiday Inn in Martinsburg, WV.  As of now, the Conference will be hosted by the Eastern Panhandle Detachment 1143.  Further details and changes will be forthcoming.

JULY 2014



Marine Corps League National Convention

The 2014 MCL National Convention will be held August 3rd through August 8th in Charleston, WV.

The Flagship Hotel is the Embassy Suites Hotel at 300 Court Street, Charleston, WV.  For Reservations, Call 1-304-347-8700.  Rooms are $114.00 plus 12% tax per night.

The Overflow Hotel is the Marriott Hotel at 200 Lee Street East, Charleston, WV.  For Reservations, Call 1-304-345-6500.  Rooms are $119.00 plus 12% tax per night.

Both sites offer Free Parking, Free Internet, and Free Continental Breakfast included with the room.


Because the 2 Convention hotels for the 2014 National Convention filled up so quickly, we have been able to add additional rooms space at nearby hotels.

100 Civic Center Drive
Charleston, WV 25301

Saturday August 2 – Saturday August 9, 2014
Rates available 2 days pre & post
Phone: 304-345-0600 or 1-800-HOLIDAY

Online reservations: Holiday Inn ExpressRoom Rate: $ 107.00 +TAX
Group Code: MCL
Cutoff Date: 4 July 2014

Complimentary Express Start hot buffet breakfast Complimentary high-speed, wireless Internet  Convenient location, adjacent to the Civic Center and the Town Center Mall.  One to two blocks away from over 50 restaurants and pubs.  Flat screen, HD TV and Internet access, On-site fitness center, Complimentary airport shuttle service including shuttle service in a five mile radius of the hotel.  Complimentary, spacious LIGHTED outdoor parking for all overnight hotel guests.

1000 Washington St. East
Charleston, WV  25301

August 3 – August 9, 2014
Phone: 304-343-4661
FAX: 304-343-6269
Online reservations: Fairfield Inn
Room Rate: $ 89.00 +12%
Group Code: MCLGCutoff Date: 25 July 2014

Complimentary breakfast
Complimentary wireless internet access
Complimentary parking
No shuttle service available


 The 2014 Department of WV Quarterly Meeting will be held Saturday 13 September 2014 hosted by Wood County Detachment 1087 in Parkersburg, WV, at:

American Legion Post 15
2505 Ohio Avenue
Parkersburg, WV

The Staff Officers Meeting is 0930 with general business meeting at 1000 hours. The MODD West Virginia Pack will hold a Growl immediately following the Department Meeting.





Pound 153 Growl will be held at 1000 hours, Saturday, 1 November 2014 at the WV Veterans Nursing Facility in Clarksburg, WV.  See the MODD West Virginia Pack WEB page for details.

10 Nov 1775 - 10 November 2014 -- United States Marine Corps 239th Birthday.




Department of West Virginia Quarterly Meeting

 The 2015 Department Quarterly Meeting will be held at 1000 hours, 17 January 2015 in Huntington, WV.  The Department Officer meeting starts at 0930 hours.

The meeting will be hosted by Huntington Detachment 340 at:
American Legion Post 16
1421 6th Avenue
Huntington, WV 25701.

Directions: Find your way to Charleston, WV.  Take I-64W toward Huntington, take WV-10 Hal Greer Blvd Exit 11, turn right onto 16th St Rd/Hal Greer Blvd 2.5 miles. Turn left on 6th Ave for 0.2 miles. American Legion Post 16 will be on your left.

A MODD Pack Growl will follow meeting. (Weather Permitting).


Marine Corps League Mid-Winter National Staff Conference

The 2015 Midwinter National Staff Conference will be February 12, 13, and 14 at the Fairview Park Marriott, Falls Church, VA.  Reservations can be made now.  The phone number to call is 1-800-228-9290 and guests can ask for the "Marine Corps League Winter Conference 2015 room block".

MARCH 2015


APRIL 2015


MAY 2015

2015 Department of West Virginia Annual Convention

  The Department of West Virginia Convention will be held the 1st and 2nd of May, 2015, at the Comfort Suites, Parkersburg South, 167 Elizabeth Pike, Mineral Wells, WV 26150 304-489-9600.  The room rate is $79.00 plus room tax.  Free parking and continental breakfast included.  The Convention Banquet is 25.00.  Additional information will be provided when available.

JUNE 2015

Mid-East Division Conference

Marines, FMF Corpsmen, Associates and Auxiliary members of the Mideast Division:

The 2015 Mideast Division Conference will be conducted by the Department of Virginia, on 26, 27, and 28 June 2015 at:

Hospitality House Hotel and Conference Center
2801 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Phone: 540-786-8321
Toll Free Number: 800-682-1049.

The Room rate is $89.00.  The host Detachment is the Jack Maas Detachment.

JULY 2015



Marine Corps League National Convention

The 2015 MCL National Convention will be held 9 through 14 August 2015.  It will be held at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort
7200 N. Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85253

The Room rate is $94 plus 13.17% room tax ($106.38 total).  Includes breakfast, Wi Fi and parking.  Phone 480-948-5000.  Contact reservations at 1-800-832-2025 to make arrangements.  $10 is the fee for shuttle service to or from the airport.  RV parking is available without fee.  Check in at 1500 hours (3 PM). POC is:

John Walker
2626 Safari Lane
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-2105.
(H) 928-855-2105






10 November 1775 - 10 November 2015 -- United States Marine Corps 240th Birthday.



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