9/9-Mtg - Bylaws & administrative procedures -discussion & vote.
9/7 - Saturday 5-9pm - Solute to Soldiers barbecue buffet, live music, raffles/prizes - $25/ea @ Eventbrite.com or call 413-726-8883 - Polish American Club, Agawam,MA
Saturday breakfasts resume. 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month
9/11 check for events in your neighborhood
9/12, Military appreciation day at the Big E. entrance is free to military. There is a parking fee.
9/26 Westfield Day parade at the Big E. Anyone interested in marching, See the Commandant.
For those marching, there is no charge to stay and enjoy the Big E after.
9/27 Western Ma. Standown at Greek cultural center in Springfield, Ma. Veterans, If your drivers license is expiring soon, bring it with you and a dd-214 to have it updated at no cost. Good stuff and good info also there.
11/10 Marine Corps birthday
11/11 Veterans Day parade in Westfield. Senior Vice Joe Delaney is POC
Please consider running for an office. We have a lot of experience to draw on and we will be there to help you succeed.
Junior Vice Commandant, Sophie Bartosik is responsible for detachment recruiting. In speaking with former Marines, FMF corpsmen, or Navy chaplains, do not hesitate to relay any information you might have concerning their interest in joining us, to Sophie. We are all recruiters.
Get your Det. 141 Challenge Coins - $10/ea - @ the Barracks
Online Exchange Benefits officially open to Veterans: Marines: www.mymcx.com or Navy www.mynavyexchange.com / Army & Airforce www.shopmyexchange.com -- benefits for online purchases only.
ALL MEMBERS: Dues every September - Renewal Dues $35, New Members $40 or Life Member (contact Paymaster for details) checks to: MCL Det. 141, 71 North Elm St., Westfield, MA 01085-1619 c/o Paymaster
Calling all Businesses! Advertise in our Monthly Scuttlebutt - contact Roger Beer $100/ea notice to advertise. Scuttlebutt sponsorships are for one year. We ask that our sponsors donate $100 to the detachment to continue their inclusion in our newsletter.
Saturday Breakfast: Will be served on the 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month only ; Come and enjoy great company and yummy food. Eggs, sausage, homefries, SOS, hash, toast, pancakes, donuts, juice and coffee.