POCONO BASE MEETING SCHEDULE AND CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Pocono Base Regular Meetings: 1900 on the third Wednesday of the month at:
Wilson E. Fischer American Legion Post 413
[ GPS: 248 Old Route 940, Pocono Pines, PA 18350 ] - Phone: 570-646-6010
( occasionally, if required, a meeting may be scheduled for another time and/or place in the area. )

Maps and Directions to Wilson E. Fischer American Legion Post 413

Engagement details and dates are subject to change.     Please check this page prior to the expected event.     click for Yearly Calendar
           
20 Jan - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
(Exec Board Meeting, if required, @ 1800)
[ Nominations at this meeting - even numbered years].
17 Feb - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
[Additional Nominations at this meeting - even numbered years].
14 March - Sunday Daylight Saving Time Begins
17 Mar - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
[Elections at this meeting - even numbered years].
21 Apr - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
19 May - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
31 May - Monday MEMORIAL DAY  Parade, Pocono Pines.      Parking at the school, across from the cemetery, or alternatively, park at the American Legion Post 413, Pocono Pines and the Barb float will pick you up at 09:12 for a ride to the beginning of the parade.   A memorial service at the cemetery will immediately follow the parade.    Following the service, refreshments will be hosted back at the Legion.
14 June - FLAG DAY
Monday
Flag Retirement Ceremony June Meeting in conjunction with American Legion Post 413.    Time TBA.
25 thru 27 June
rain date 28
POCONO RACEWAY  - NASCAR Events
  [click here for Raceway website].     [click here for Documents, Instructions, and Agreement].
July 4th - Sunday    Independence Day (celebrated Monday)
21 Jul - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines.
18 August - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines.
22 Aug. (Sunday) -
28 Aug. (Saturday)
[Estimated Jan/21]
2021 WEST END FAIR - Gilbert, Monroe County, PA   
Open every day at NOON. Open until 10 PM.
( 2020 fair cancelled per fair committee decision 6/9/20.)
( Setup PRIOR Sat 10:00, Breakdown FOLLOWING Sun 10:00 )

(CLICK for fair website) ( [Click] for our location at the Fair ).  
ROSTER/DATES: See the 2021 Signup Roster for available tours and participation.  
August, TBA 2021 USSVI NATIONAL CONVENTION     
As of Friday, 15 May 2020, the 2020 USSVI Convention committee has postponed this convention, it is rescheduled for August 2023.
4 Sept two years Since Dedication (9/4/19) of Submarine Veterans Memorial Highway   6 1/2 miles of PA Route 115, from Pocono Raceway, South to Mt. Effort.
15 Sept - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines.
Sept ???
TBA
NYC Bus Trip  
Details and prices TBA as available.
Sept TBA Fall Festival   West End Fair Grounds    CLICK HERE FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS
26 Sept - Sunday
[Expected date]

Setup crew:
Meet between 09:30 - 10:00

Chestnuthill Township Community Day   Noon to 17:00 NO WORD ON THIS EVENT.
IF we are invited !    [Click for Facebook]
Chestnuthill Township Park, [ GPS: 221 Rt. 715, Brodheadsville, PA ]
If we participate, we will display our USS Barb (SS-220) at this community event.
? Oct - Saturday
???
USSVI North Eastern Regional Meeting
Location TBA
For details - see Base Commander
11 Oct - Monday Columbus Day celebrated. Actual date is 12th, Tuesday.
20 Oct - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
7 Nov - Sunday
Daylight Saving Time Ends
2 Nov - Tuesday ELECTION DAY
TBA Nov - Saturday Starting 11:00 Wreaths for Veterans Ceremony at Pocono Lake Cemetery, Old Route 940, Pocono Pines, PA    Sponsored by Lions International.
   (typical flyer HERE)   
  [ GPS: 395 Old Rte 940, Pocono Pines, PA 18350 ]    RSVP to Bruce Denlinger 610-216-8108
7 Nov - Sunday   1 PM
Tentative
VETERANS' DAY PARADE, DETAILS TBA
We will participate with our USS Barb float.    Meet at Noon.
    We have no confirmation on this event as of yet.
11 Nov - Thursday   VETERANS' DAY       
Additional information as available.
17 Nov - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines        
25 Nov - Thursday THANKSGIVING - Remember to give thanks for our Armed Forces and all who stand in harm's way.
?? December -   Sunday
Annual Pocono Base Christmas Party
   
 
 
2022
??-?? August
2022 USSVI NATIONAL CONVENTION     
CLICK HERE FOR CONVENTION DETAILS

(if available)
Other Details TBA as available - see Base Cdr.
 
 

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