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2020   Events are subject to change due to the Corvid-19 National Emergency.


​9 January 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting at Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, at 7:00 PM.
10 January 2020, Post General Membership Meeting at Heritage Hunt Marsh House, 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Budget and other topics on the agenda.

13 February 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting at Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, at 7:00 PM.
29 Feb - 1 Mar 2020, Post Fundraising at Walmart/Haymarket, Giant/Dominion Valley , 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM, contact Finance Officer Bill Walsh, walshbill2@aol.com 
28 Feb - 2 Mar 2020, Department Spring Conference.

7 March 2020 Post General Membership Meeting - March Mansion, Heritage Hunt at 9:00 AM.
TBD 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.
8 March 2020, 16th District Spring Conference.
12 March 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
29 March 2020, Vietnam War Veterans Day.

11 April 2020, Post General Membership Meeting - Elections & Awards at Marsh House, CANCELLED due to National Emergency.
9 April 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - CANCELLED due to National Emergency. 
15 April 2020, Post Data Report due to Department of Virginia.

14 May 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.  CANCELLED due to National Emergency.
16 May 2020, US Armed Forces Day.  Post-sponsored Display at Gainesville-Haymarket Library is CANCELLED due to National Emergency.
24 May 2020, Consolidated Post Reports due to Department.
23-24 May 2020, Post Fundraising - Memorial Day Weekend. contact contact Bill Walsh, walshbill2@aol.com. Cancelled due to National Emergency.
25 May 2020, Memorial Day.​

6 June 2020, 16th District Convention.
6 June 2020, D-Day Remembrance.
24 June 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
14 June 2020, Flag Day & US Army Birthday.
TBD June 2020, 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 2020, Independence Day.  (American Legion new fiscal year so 2020 membership dues are due to Finance Officer.)
8-12 July 2020 State Convention, Department of Virginia - Still scheduled but watch for updates.
22 July 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
25 July 2020, Post General Membership Meeting - ZOOM at 9:00 AM with meeting 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM.
18-19 July 2020, Post Fundraising - Memorial Day Weekend. Volunteers should contact contact Bill Walsh, walshbill2@aol.com.  CANCELLED
27 July 2020, Korean War Veterans Day.

4 August 2020, US Coast Guard Birthday.​
7 August 2020, Purple Heart Day.
26 August 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
28 August - 3 September 2020, American Legion National Convention.  CANCELLED due to National Emergency.

5-6 September 2020, Post Fundraising - Labor Day Weekend - Volunteers should contact Bill Walsh at 703-743-1343
11 September, "9-11" Patriots Day.
23 September 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
17 September 2020, Constitution Day, https://www.constitutionday.com/  
18 September 2020, US Air Force Birthday.
20 September 2020, DPAA National POW/MIA Recognition Day, www.dpaa.mil 
26 September, Post General Membership Meeting - ZOOM, Greetings at 9:00 AM with meeting 9:30-12:00 PM.
29 September 2020, 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.
28 October 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
10 October 2020, Post General Membership Meeting - ZOOM, Greetings at 9:00 AM and start at 9:30 AM.
13 October 2020, US Navy Birthday.
17 October Haymarket Day and Parade. Saturday. "WE MARCH!" See details on parade & booth at front page or call Post Cdr.  Official Date per Town of Haymarket
TBD 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 
TBD October 2020 Fall Conference, Department of Virginia.

TBD November, Manassas 11th Annual Veterans Day Parade, 11:00AM.  Post 1799 marches!  Contact Post Commander.​  https://www.vetpar.org/  
7-8 November 2020, Post Fundraising - Veterans Day Weekend - Volunteers should contact Bill Walsh at 703-743-1343. 1-5 PM, Dominion Valley Giant.
11 November 2020, Veterans Day
25 November 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting, ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
28 November 2020, Post General Membership Meeting - ZOOM, Greetings at 9:00 AM with meeting 9:30 - 12:00 PM

TBD December, Post Christmas Party and End of Year Party, 5:30-90:30 PM.  Reservations due TBD Nov.  Cost $40 per person.  Contact Finance Officer Bill Walsh at walshbill3@aol.com
7 December 1941, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
23 December 2020, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
19 December 2020, Wreaths Across America ceremony, Stonewall Memory Gardens Cemetery, 12:00 PM.  Legionnaires are encouraged to participate.  After ceremony, wreaths will be deployed to veterans' graves.  https://www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/46747/Overview/?relatedId=0  

January 2021, Post EXCOM Meeting - ZOOM, 6:00 PM.
January 2021, Post General Membership Meeting, ZOOM, Greetings at 9:00 AM and business at 9:30-12:00 PM.​

February 2021, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.

March 2021, Post EXCOM Meeting - Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt, 7:00 PM.
March 2021, Post General Membership Meeting, Greetings at 9:30 AM and business at 10:00 AM.  Marsh Mansion, Heritage Hunt.



















Exciting times in Post 1799 for 2020!  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.