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, Old Route 940, Pocono Pines, PA.
( occasionally 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.     Yearly Calendar
       
17 Jan - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
(Exec Board Meeting, if required, @ 1800)
21 Feb - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
(Nominations at this meeting when applicable. Even Years)
11 March Daylight Saving Time Begins
XX Mar - Sunday   
Watch for St. Patrick's Day Parades, if any.   
21 Mar - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
( Elections if required at this meeting. Even Years)
18 Apr - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
16 May - 3rd Wed
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines
28 May - Monday MEMORIAL DAY Parade, Pocono Pines.    Plans are to form up at the school/cemetery 09:30, Step off is at 10:00, We will be returning to the old route (1 mile). Parking at the school/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 will follow the parade, at the cemetery.    Following the service, refreshments will be hosted at the Legion.
14 June -
2ND THURSDAY
(in lieu of 3rd Wed)
Flag Day Ceremony in conjunction with American Legion Post 413.
Special date and time , meeting at 17:00 followed by the Flag ceremony at 18:00.
Flag Retirement & Burning Ceremony.    Wives are welcome.
We have adjusted our meeting date and time to accommodate the Flag Retirement Ceremony.
July 4th - Wednesday    Independence Day
18 Jul - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines.
15 Aug - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines.
19 Aug. (Sunday) -
25 Aug. (Saturday)
[ IF WE GO ]
2018 WEST END FAIR - Gilbert, Monroe County, PA   
Open every day at NOON.
( Setup 18 Aug - Sat 10:00, Breakdown 26 Aug, Sun 10:00 )
(CLICK for fair website) ( [Click] for our location at the Fair ).  
Additional Details as avalilable.
ROSTER/DATES: See the 2018 Signup Roster for available tours and participation.   [at bottom of schedule form, indicate selections and send e-mail]
8 - 9 Sept (Sat-Sun)
THIS EVENT WAS
CANCELLED IN 2017
30th Belvidere Victorian Days. A 2 Day Show in the town square, Belvidere, NJ, just off route 46.
Hours - Saturday, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM and on Sunday, from 11:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
* * SETUP Sat. 08:00 - BREAKDOWN Sun. at close of show. * *
19 Sept - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines.
23 Sept - Sunday
Setup crew:
Meet at 09:30 - 10:00

Chestnuthill Township Community Day   Noon to 17:00    [Click for Facebook]  OR  [Click for flyer details]
Chestnuthill Township Park, 221 Rt. 715, Brodheadsville, PA
We will have our USS Barb there.
8 Oct - Monday Columbus Day celebrated. Traditional date is 12th.
17 Oct - 3rd Wed Regular Meeting @  1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines

21-28 October
Sun. to Sun.
2018 USSVI NATIONAL CONVENTION
7 Day Caribbean Cruise     Aboard Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam

October 21 - October 28, 2018 - out of Ft. Lauderdale, FL
CLICK HERE FOR CONVENTION/CRUISE DETAILS    
Coordinate with Base Vice Cdr. or Base Cdr. if you intend to go, and/or for additional details.
4 Nov - Sunday
Daylight Saving Time Ends
6 Nov - Tuesday  NATIONAL ELECTION DAY
   VETERANS' DAY EVENTS     TBA  
14 Nov - Second Wed
Due to Thanksgiving
Regular Meeting @ 1900, Post 413 Pocono Pines  
22 Nov - Thursday THANKSGIVING - Remember to give thanks for our Armed Forces and all who stand in harm's way.
?? Dec - Friday   (Tentative)

Annual Pocono Base Christmas Party
 –  details TBA
   
2019
?? October
2019 USSVI NATIONAL CONVENTION
Austin, Texas
Details TBA as available - see Base Cdr.
 
 

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