CALENDAR OF EVENTS -- CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR UPDATES
Trip to Balboa Hospital Postponed until a future date. Watch Calendar for more info.
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JUNE 11 - JULY 14 COLLECTION FOR DEPLOYED TROOPS IN COOPERATION WITH RATHEYON SPACE AND AIRBORNE SYSTEMS AND THE USO CLUB SUPPORT OUR TROOPS CAMPAIGN. Read the Flyer
July 4 - Wednesday - Independence Day -- NO MEETING TONIGHT -- will see you at Wilson Park for fun and fireworks.
July 6 - Friday -- FUND RAISER FOR CONVENTION. Join us at Ricky & Ronnie's Restaurant and Crusin 50s Car Club for Dinner & Fund Raiser for National Convention Expenses - 5:30 pm - 9 pm.
JULY 14 - Saturday- Community Collection Day for Care Package for the Troops in conjunction with Raytheon and USO Club. Drop off location El Segundo Plaza 10 am to 2 pm. Read the Flyer
July 20 Friday -- DINNER MEETING & FUND RAISER FOR CONVENTION EXPENSES ALL MEMBERS AND COMMUNITY INVITED. Sizzler Restaurant, 2880 Sepulveda Blvd, Torrance CA. Twenty percent of your meal expenditure will be donated to Chapter 5 to help defray costs for our delegates to National Blue Star Mothers Convention in New Mexico as well as postage costs for shipping troop care packages. Our regular meeting will be held in the meeting room at 7 pm. Guest Speaker to be announced. Fund raiser will be from 5:00 pm to closing. A flyer will need to be presented with your meal order to have the 20% donated to us. Please HERE for a flyer.
JULY 21 SATURDAY 10 am to 2 pm COMMUNITY PACKING DAY at Raytheon Parking Lot - El Segundo. Everyone in the community is invited to help us send care packages to the troops. Friends and family members invited. Refreshments will be provided. Donations for shipping costs are needed and appreciated! Read the Flyer
July 27 - 29 - Marine Family Conference - Anaheim CA
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Balboa Naval Hospital Visitation details TBA.
August Meeting - August 1 - Wednesday @ 7 pm postponed til Friday Sept 7 at Ricky & Ronnies Restaurant -
August 2 - August 5 --- Blue Star Mothers National Convention - Hyatt Regency - Albuquerque , New Mexico
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September 3 - Monday - Labor Day
General Meeting - Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at 7 pm -- Coast Christian School Library -- General Sharing Meeting.
September 7 Friday @ 5 - 8:30 pm Join us at Ricky & Ronnie's Restaurant, Sepulveda & Normandie, Torrance CA fundraising for postage money to ship packages for Christmas overseas.
September 30 - Sunday - Gold Star Mothers' Day 3021 N.Gold Star Drive. Long Beach CA 90810. This year Chapter 5 is partnering with the Run For The Wall group to go and have lunch with local Gold Star Moms at the Gold Star Manor in Long Beach. More details will be coming as the event is in the early stages of planning. Please let us know if you can go.
October meeting - October 7, 2007 - Sunday @ 2:30 pm - Coast Christian School, 525 Earle Lane, Redondo Beach CA
November Meeting - November 7 Wednesday @7 pm Coast Christian School, 525 Earle Lane, Redondo Beach CA
November 11 - Sunday - Veterans Day Remembrance Day
November 17 - Saturday - Get all Christmas Packages Mailed to Overseas Troops Packaging Day Coast Christian School, 525 Earle Lane, Redondo Beach CA
November 22 - Thursday - Happy Thanksgiving
December Meeting Celebrate Freedom - December 2 - time & place to be determined
December 25 - Tuesday - Merry Christmas