CALENDAR
WELCOME
ABOUT US
NEWS
PROGRAMS
CONTACT
CALENDAR
Business Listings
POST GALLERY
UNIFORM ITEMS
Post Service Officer
Ladies Auxiliary

2019


​10 January 2019, Post EXCOM Meeting at Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, at 7:00 PM.

12 January, Post General Membership Meeting at Heritage Hunt Marsh House, 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Budget and other topics on the agenda.

14 February 2019, Post EXCOM Meeting at Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, at 7:00 PM.
16-17 February 2019, President Fund-raising, weather permitting, details/contact Finance Officer Bill Walsh, walshbill2@aol.com 

1-3 March 2019 Spring Conference, Department of Virginia,, Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel $104 + $5 per day Parking.
​9 March, Post General Membership Meeting at TBD, Greetings at 9:30 AM and start at 10:00 AM.
14 March, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
16 March, Spring Blood Drive, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Holy Trinity Church, 8213 Linton Hall Road, Gainesville.  Post 1799 and Knights of Columbus sponsors.
16 March 2019, 16th District Spring Conference.
29 March 2019, Vietnam War Veterans Day.

18 April, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM. 


9 May, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.  
11 May, Post General Membership Meeting - Elections & Awards at Marsh House, Heritage Hunt, Greetings at 10:00 AM with meeting 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM.
11 May - Evening - Post Gathering at Bimbo's.  Details to follow.  Look for the email from our Adjutant.  Get ready for a very good time!
18 May, US Armed Forces Day.
18-19 May, Post Fund Raising - Memorial Day Weekend. Volunteers should contact contact Bill Walsh, walshbill2@aol.com. 
27 May, Memorial Day.​

1 June, 16th District Convention.
6 June, D-Day Remembrance.
13 June, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
14 June, Flag Day & US Army Birthday.
15 June, Post General Membership Meeting at Marsh House, Heritage Hunt, Greetings at 10:00 AM with meeting 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM. 
22 June, Adopt-a-Highway Litter Pick-up. 9:30 AM. Join your fellow Legionnaires for an hour or so of cleaning up our community. Meet at Long Park in the parking lot.

4 July, Independence Day.  (American Legion new fiscal year so 2020 membership dues are due to Finance Officer.)
11 July, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
4 July, Post Fund Raising - Independence Day Weekend.  Volunteers should contact Bill Walsh at walshbill2@aol.com 
10-14 July 2019 State Convention, Department of Virginia - Double Tree Richmond-Midlothian $109
27 July, Korean War Veterans Day.
28 July, 16th District Planning Meeting, 2-5 PM, Post 10, 9950 Cockrell Rd, Manassas, VA

4 August, US Coast Guard Birthday.​
7 August, Purple Heart Day.
8 August, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
23-29 August, American Legion National Convention.

1-2 September, Post Fund Raising - Labor Day Weekend - Volunteers should contact Bill Walsh at 703-743-1343
11 September, "9-11" Patriots Day.
12 September, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
TBD September, "Welcome Winter" at JIMBO's Pub.  Watch for details.
​21 September, Post General Membership Meeting at Marsh Mansion Garden Room, Greetings at 9:30 AM and start at 10:00 AM.  See front page
17 September, Constitution Day, https://www.constitutionday.com/  
18 September, US Air Force Birthday.
20 September, DPAA National POW/MIA Recognition Day, www.dpaa.mil 
29 September, Gold Star Mothers' Day.

5 October, Adopt-a-Highway Litter Pick-up. 9:30 AM. Join your fellow Legionnaires for an hour or so of cleaning up our community. Meet at Long Park in the parking lot.
10 October, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
19 October Haymarket Day and Parade. Saturday. "WE MARCH!" See details on parade & booth at front page or call Post Cdr.
26 October, Post Blood Drive. Holy Trinity Church on Linton Hall Road. Our partners, Knights of Columbus and the Red Cross join together for the community. Contact Legionnaire Rich Bohmer for information and volunteering to help at 703-743-1933, rich200@comcast.net 
25-27 October 2019 Fall Conference, Department of Virginia, Double Tree Williamsburg $115
31 October, Post 1799 awards $10,000 to SOWW Retreat on Thursday, 21 October.  See Adjutant's announcement to Post Legionnaires.  

2 November, Manassas 11th Annual Veterans Day Parade, 11:00AM.  Post 1799 marches!  Contact Post Commander.​  https://www.vetpar.org/  
9 November, Post Fund Raising - Veterans Day Weekend - Volunteers should contact Bill Walsh at 703-743-1343. 1-5 PM, Dominion Valley Giant.
14 November, Post EXCOM Meeting, Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
November, Post General Membership Meeting at TBD, Greetings at 9:00 AM and start at 9:30 AM.

TBD December, Post Christmas Party and End of Year Party, 6-10 PM.  Details TBD.
7 December 1941, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
12 December, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.

9 January 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.

13 February 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.

12 March 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
14 March 2020, Post General Membership Meeting, Greetings at 9:30 AM and business at 10:00 AM.



















Exciting times in Post 1799 for 2019!  Stay tuned!
The American Legion 16th District website, including calendar of events can be reviewed at:

https://16dvalegion.org/
www.Facebook.com/alva16th
Post’s  Meeting Venue 


  i. Location is at Heritage Hunt Country Club’s Marsh Mansion.  The first half hour is for social time.  13451 Fieldstone Way, Gainesville, VA 20155.

  ii. Coffee and Donuts will be served

  iii. Directions

1. From Lees Highway (Route 29); Turn onto Heathcote Blvd. At the first traffic light turn right onto Heritage Hunt Drive pass through the guard gate tell them you are visiting Bill Walsh. Stay on Heritage Hunt Drive until you come to Fieldstone Way (that is the third stop sign from the gate), turn right there is a big mansion enter the parking lot on the right. Looking at the mansion go to the door on the left it will be a sign it will say Garden Room enter and turn left.

2. From James Madison Highway (Route 15); Turn onto Heathcote Blvd. At the third traffic light turn left onto Heritage Hunt Drive pass through the guard gate tell them you are visiting Bill Walsh. Stay on Heritage Hunt Drive until you come to Fieldstone Way (that is the third stop sign from the gate), turn right there is a big mansion enter the parking lot on the right. Looking at the mansion go to the door on the left there will be a sign it will say Garden Room enter and turn left.