You are invited to a shipboard luncheon...
Navy League of the United States
"Citizens in Support of the Sea Services"
Pacific Merchant Marine Council
You are cordially invited to our 4th Anniversary Luncheon ~ our Holiday Luncheon:
Date: Monday, 20 December 2010
Time: Social 1130 ~ Lunch 1200
Place: National Liberty Ship Memorial S. S. JEREMIAH O'BRIEN, Pier 45, San Francisco
Program Speaker: Vice Admiral Manson Brown, Commander Coast Guard Pacific Area
Cost: $20 with advance reservation by check ~ $25 without
Please send reservation check payable to Phelps Hobart to PO Box 191403 , Sacramento CA 95819-1403 .
Guests welcome. Complementary lunch for guests who join the Navy League and affiliate with the council.
Menu features assorted beverages along with a catered buffet hot meal and a decorated cake.
Ship T'wen Deck Hold #2 decorated by the Arkansas Division Sea Cadets.
Side Boys, Color Guard, and Piper duties performed by Arkansas Division Sea Cadets for VADM Brown
Popular fund-raising "Opportunity To Win" (50 - 50 drawing) to aid council support for the National Liberty Ship Memorial S. S. JEREMIAH O'BRIEN and the Arkansas Division Sea Cadets.
Donations in addition always welcome they help us meet expenses and support the OBRIEN and the Sea Cadets.
Complementary parking in covered shed C adjacent to the ship.
Opportunity to share news, a sea story, a joke, or a remark.
Nominations, election, and installation of 2011 officers and directors.
Council board meeting follows the luncheon.
Temperature possibly cool; dress accordingly.
Docent lead ship tours before and after the luncheon.
Next luncheon scheduled for Monday, March 21, 2011 .
Information: (916) 739-6949, PMMC@....
The Navy League of the United States, founded with President Roosevelt's encouragement in 1902, is a civilian organization with more than 50,000 members. The League reminds the American public and government officials that the United States is a maritime nation and that its national defense and economic well being are dependent upon strong sea services - the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and U. S. flag Merchant Marine. NLUS and its 250 councils sponsor activities, events, and awards along with supporting military and Sea Cadet units. Its monthly magazine Sea Power covers United States maritime defense news. Individual, community affiliate, and corporate memberships are available. Websites: http://www.navyleague.org and for membership http://www.navyleague.org/membership.
The Leagues Pacific Merchant Marine Council, chartered 11 December 2006, supports the United States maritime industry. Luncheon meetings are quarterly. Membership is steadily climbing and its activities continue to expand. It is a member of the Marine Exchange of the San Francisco Bay Region (SFMX), the California Marine & Intermodal Transportation System Advisory Council (CALMITSAC), the Maritime Cabotage Task Force (MCTF) and most recently a sponsor of the 2010 Maritime Industry Congressional Sail-In. Website: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PMMC-NLUS.