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DEPARTMENT OF WEST VIRGINIA
CALENDAR OF EVENTS

JANUARY 2016

Department of West Virginia Quarterly Meeting

 The Department of WV Quarterly Meeting will be held 16 January 2016 at American Legion Post 23 in Point Pleasant, WV.  The Department Staff Officer meeting will begin at 0930 and business meeting will commence at 1000 hours.  A West Virginia Pack Growl will immediately follow the Department meeting.
(weather permitting).

FEBRUARY 2016

 

MARCH 2016

Marine Corps League Mid-Winter National Staff Conference

The 2016 National Midwinter Staff Conference will be held March 3rd - 5th, 2016 at the Marriott Fairview Park, 3111 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042.

Phone: 703-849-9400
Rooms: $103.00 per night.

All deadlines are 8 February 2016.

APRIL 2016

2016 Marine South Expo will be April 6-7, 2016 at Camp Lejeune, NC

MAY 2016

2016 Department of West Virginia Annual Convention

The 2016 MCL Department of West Virginia State Convention will be held May 6-8, 2016, hosted by Jones, Wolin & O’Brien Detachment 771 in Wheeling, WV at Oglebay Resort & Conference Center.  Wilson Lodge room rate is $115 per night plus room tax.  Tele: 800-624-6988 or 304-243-4090.  The room block rate is reserved until April 6.  Mention: MCL attendee.

Banquet: Buffet with country menu of beef, chicken and salmon with assorted side dishes and desserts.
Cost: $15.00 Pack Growl 7 pm on May 6.

Advance registration $5.  POC: John Nanny, P.O. Box 2121, Wheeling, WV 26003-0234. Tele: 304-233-5289 or 304-281-2950.

Guest speaker: USMC BGEN Austin Renforth, CG of Training Command, Quantico, Va.

Directions: Oglebay is located in Wheeling, West Virginia on Route 88 North, just 4 miles off I-70 at exit 2A.  Driving time is 1 hour from Pittsburgh via I-79 S to I-70 W to Wheeling Exit 2A, 2 1/2 hours from Columbus via I-70 E to Wheeling Exit 2A & 3 hours from Cleveland via I-77 S to I-70 E to Wheeling Exit 2A.

Destination address: 465 Lodge Drive
Wheeling, West Virginia  26003.

GPS Coordinates: N 40 degrees, 5 minutes, 58 seconds, and W 80 degrees, 39 minutes, 39 seconds.

JUNE 2016

Mid-East Division Conference

2016 Mideast Division Conference will be June 24-26, 2016 at the   Wilmington/Christiana Hilton, 100 Continental Drive, Newark DE 19713.  Telephone; 302-781-7049.  It is conveniently located off I-95 exit 4B.

Room rate is $124.99 a night and includes full breakfast buffet.  The Banquet is $34.00.

Note:  The Mideast Division Annual Conference, hosted by the Department of Delaware, is scheduled for 24-26 June 2016 at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana, 100 Continental Dr., Newark, DE  19713.  The hotel is conveniently located off I-95, Exit 4B.  Guestrooms are $124.99 per night and include two (2) full breakfasts per room daily (omelets made-to-order).  The two entree banquet will be held in the Hilton Grand Ballroom.  A few unique destinations nearby include Delaware Park Raceway & Casino, Longwood Gardens, Delaware Museum of Natural History, and for shopping - the Christiana Mall and The Colonade - featuring Cabela's.  Of course, Delaware has no sales tax making shopping much more affordable.  Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at 800-348-3133, or 302-454-1500. Also, see their website at http://hiltonestate.com.

To have your name tag printed and packet prepared prior to your arrival, you must be pre-registered by 27 May 2016.  Please make your check payable to "Mideast Division Conference," and mail it and your completed registration to:
Jack Flood, Jr.
MCL Dept. of DE
Adjutant
5 Canvasback Circle
Bridgeville, DE  19933.

JULY 2016

 

AUGUST 2016

Marine Corps League National Convention

The 2016 MCL National Convention will be August 7-13, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency, 100 East 2nd St, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Tele: 918-234-1234, room rate: $91.00 plus tax for total $102.49. There is no RV parking.  There is a Good Sam's RV park about 7 miles away.

SEPTEMBER 2016

Department of West Virginia Quarterly Meeting

 The 2016 Department of WV Quarterly Meeting will be 10 September 2016 hosted by the Danny M. Greene Detachment 577 in Logan, WV.  The meeting will be held at the old Henlawson Grade School & Vet Center.

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.

2016 MODERN MARINE EXPO

2016 Modern Day Marine Expo will be held 27-29 September 2016 at MCB, Quantico, VA

OCTOBER 2016

 

NOVEMBER 2016

10 November 1775 - 10 November 2016 -- United States Marine Corps 241st Birthday.

DECEMBER 2016

 

JANUARY 2017

Department of West Virginia Quarterly Meeting

 The Department Quarterly Meeting will be held [Date, Time, and Location to be announced]

FEBRUARY 2017

 

MARCH 2017

Marine Corps League Mid-Winter National Staff Conference

The 2017 MCL Midwinter Staff Conference will be held 1 - 5 March 2017 at the Fredericksburg Hospitality House and Conference Center, 2801 Plank Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.  Use group code: MCLMDWINTER17 when making reservations.  Phone: 410-208-3939 or 1-866-599-6674.  Room rate includes up to 4 breakfast vouchers per occupancy.

APRIL 2017

 

MAY 2017

2017 Department of West Virginia Annual Convention

  The Department of West Virginia Convention will be held [Date, Time, and Location to be announced].

JUNE 2017

Mid-East Division Conference

The 2017 Mideast Division Conference will be held on 23-25 June 2017.  It will be hosted by Department of North Carolina at the Double Tree Hilton Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park, 4810 Page Creek Lane, Durham, North Carolina, 27703. To make reservations, call +1-919-941-6000 after May 17, 2016.  The room rate is $99.00 plus room tax and includes free breakfast and parking.

JULY 2017

 

AUGUST 2017

Marine Corps League National Convention

The 2017 MCL National Convention will be 13 - 18 August 2017 at the Sheraton Overland Park at the Convention Center, 6100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS, 66211.   To book By Phone, call: 1-866-837-4214 commencing Monday, August 15, 2016 at 0801 CST.  The room rate is $115.00 with 18% tax including free parking, free breakfast, and free wifi.

SEPTEMBER 2017

Department of West Virginia Quarterly Meeting

 The Department of WV Quarterly Meeting will be held [Date, Time, and Location to be announced.

OCTOBER 2017

 

NOVEMBER 2017

10 November 1775 - 10 November 2017 -- United States Marine Corps 242nd Birthday.

DECEMBER 2017

 

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