Your Marine Club Calendar for May 2019 – D-Day Event

Note the San Francisco event on D-Day that we encourage members to attend.


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MAY 2019     MMA EVENT CALENDAR

This Month
Memorial Day is when the heart and spirit of our country come together to commemorate and honor our fallen. Military service is always a part of us. Supporting active duty members and veterans of every US military branch, along with the spouses and families who are left behind, is vital to our commitment to Commemorate, Educate and Serve. Your generous donationssupport Marines’ Memorial programs that make a tangible difference for those currently serving, while honoring veterans and those who have given everything to defend this great country. Thank you!
2018 Marines’ Memorial Annual Report
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We have published our first Annual Report! It is an informative and colorful document that not only offers a rundown of services we proudly provided in 2018, but also lets our members, supporters and those we serve tell what the Marines’ Memorial means to them. The printed report is available at the Club.

CLICK HERE TO READ THE ANNUAL REPORT ONLINE

 

Upcoming Events
If you are interested in sponsoring a Club event, please contact the Development Department at Development@marinesmemorial.org.

Marines’ Memorial Ladies’ Tea
SPECIAL EVENT  SUNDAY 5 MAY, Check-in 1:30 p.m., Tea Time 2 p.m.

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Enjoy tea, light fare, and champagne while learning about the special meaning of historical handkerchiefs, with guest speaker Ann Mahony. Our Ladies’ Tea is for all women involved in the Marines’ Memorial: veterans, currently serving, spouses, Blue and Gold Star mothers, and others who support our armed forces.

TICKETS: Members $39; Others $45; Ages 5-16 $20  |  CLICK HERETO REGISTER

Salute to Vietnam Veterans
COMMEMORATION  MONDAY 13 MAY, 6 p.m.

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This is one of our most popular events! General Richard “Butch” Neal, USMC (Ret.), former Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps, will be our guest speaker. In addition, we’ll welcome distinguished guest Sergeant Major John L. Canley, USMC (Ret.),  Medal of Honor recipient for his actions at the Battle of Hue.

FREE EVENT  |  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

75th Anniversary of D-Day
COMMEMORATION  THURSDAY 6 JUNE, 6 p.m.

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On 6 June 1944, 156,000 American, British and Canadian forces launched one of the largest amphibious military assaults in history along a 50-mile stretch of the coast of Normandy, France.  To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the beginning of the end of WWII in Europe, Brigadier (Retd.) Roderick Macdonald MBE and Dr. Seth Givens will present D-Day as it was experienced by those who were there. Don’t miss this!

FREE EVENT  |  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

244th Marine Corps Birthday Ball
CELEBRATION  SATURDAY 16 NOVEMBER, 6 p.m.

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Join us for an evening of commemoration and celebration with cake cutting ceremony, formal dinner, dancing and live music! Guestroom reservations require tickets to the Ball, with a 2-night minimum. Guest of Honor TBA.

TICKETS: Members $190 (limit 2); Guest of Members $230;
Active Duty $109 (limit 2)  |  CLICK HERE TO RESERVE

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The Independent Institute presents
An Evening with Jordan B. Peterson

SPEAKER EVENT  2 MAY 6:30 p.m.

Peterson_MCM.jpgAuthor of the international bestseller, 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, Dr. Peterson is acclaimed for his wisdom and wit. With a presentation combining the truths of ancient tradition, revelations of  science, and critiques of political correctness, identity politics, and moral relativism, this is an evening not to be missed.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

Humanities West: Bronze Age Greece
LECTURE  3-4 MAY

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When the Bronze Age collapsed, state-level society disappeared from Greece, and both Minoans and Mycenaeans disappeared from history. This event brings the Mycenaeans to you, including the archaeologists who uncovered the latest finds, as this field continues to deepen our understanding of Western Civilization.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

Scott Pelley
MEET THE AUTHOR  30 MAY

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What does it mean to be a journalist in 2019? Scott Pelley, longtime CBS anchor and “60 Minutes” correspondent, knows better than most. In his new book, Truth Worth Telling: A Reporter’s Search for Meaning in the Stories of Our Times, he reflects on how, in spite of everything, this is still the best time to be a reporter.

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

More for Members

Happy Hour in the Flying Leatherneck Lounge
MEMBERS ONLY  TUESDAY – FRIDAY 4 – 6 p.m.

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The Flying Leatherneck Lounge on the Club’s 2nd floor is a great place to run into old friends and meet new ones. If you’re staying here, Happy Hour is complimentary. Why not stop in this week? We look forward to seeing you!
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Wedding on a Budget? We can do that.
MMC EVENTS & CELEBRATIONS 

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Introducing the Skyline Wedding Package. Available Sunday and Monday evenings only, your all-inclusive celebration takes place on the Club’s 12th floor, with stunning views, expert event coordination, exceptional service, and gourmet catering. Only $89 per person (50-90 guests).

CLICK HERE TO EMAIL OR CALL LISA JIMENEZ AT (415) 830-9135

Reciprocal Clubs Worldwide: Download the List 

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Are you planning to travel? As a member, you have reciprocal privileges at over 240 private clubs around the world! The complete listing of our Reciprocal Clubs, including addresses and contact information, is available for download here.

609 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102 | Tel: (415) 673-6672
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