Marines, Family & Friends,
Our 243rd Marine Corps Birthday Ball celebration is scheduled for Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria located at
200 Interstate North Parkway SE, Atlanta, GA 30339. Cocktail hour will start at 1800 followed by the ceremony which promptly begins at 1900. The
Marine Corps Ball is open to any guest so please extend the invitation to your family and friends.
Marines are encouraged to make reservations at the hotel as soon as possible. Their number is (770) 952-7900.
Ticket prices are as follows:
SNCO/Officers/Civilians = $60 per person
Sergeants and Below (and their guest) = $55 per person
You can make payment through PayPal:
Email will be: email@example.com Please comment in Paypal the following:
Name of your guest(s)
Choice of the following meal for each guest: Chicken, Beef, or Fish.
You can pay me personally with cash or check at 1880 Roswell Street SE, Smyrna, GA 30080.
Guest of Honor: Capt William Vaughan, USMC (ret)
If you have any questions, please give me a call me.
1stSgt Walter L. Marques
Company B, 4th Reconnaissance BN
1880 Roswell Street SE
Smyrna, GA 30080-2216
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Our charity golf tournament is filling up. Sign up to play for $125 ($100 for post members) or be a sponsor for as little as $100. Entry includes golf, breakfast, lunch, mulligans, and several gifts. We’ll play Monday September 17th at Dogwood Golf Club and then return to Post 29 for lunch and a live auction. We also are holding a raffle for a new gas grill and $400 of food. See Allen Rosenfield or Tom Bell for more information. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Christmas programs of Cobb and Marietta fire and police. Applications in the Social Quarters or download one here.
The SAL is selling name plates on their Plaque of Remembrance to honor the fathers and sponsors who served. You can list your sponsor prominently for $25. Please see Tom Reiger, Tom Bell, or one of the Social Quarters Staff to place an order.
Post 29 Legion Auxiliary is creating a Cookbook. Bring your recipe to be included. Up to 150 recipes for dishes of all types and styles will be included in a cookbook to be sold during the holidays. Neatly print your recipe and drop with one of the Social Quarters staff, or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org . Deadline for submission is September 12th.
At the convention in June, the Auxiliary won a quilt that was the Department President’s project for the year. We will be raffling off this quilt during the month of August, with the winner being chosen at the Labor Day picnic on September 3rd. Tickets will be $2 each/three for $5. See a member of the Auxiliary to participate.
The monthly meeting for Post 29 will be Thursday September 6th at 7:30PM. We will be recognizing our many Boys State and Girls State participants. Join us at 6:30 for a great dinner by the SAL kitchen crew.
We begin a new round of Queen of Hearts on Tuesday September 4th. A lucky member could win $5,000. Must be a current member of Post 29 to participate.
On Monday September 3rd, we’ll be serving free lunch to members and their families. Come enjoy brisket and chicken, baked beans, and macaroni and cheese. Bring a desert or side dish to share. The Social Quarters will be open normal hours. We’ll serve food upstairs around 1PM.