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Marine Corps League
Worcester Detachment #144
May 2018 Newsletter     Issue 24
Welcome to our digital Newsletter. Help us by passing this on to help benefit MCL Worcester Chapter.
Upcoming April Events at MCL
Cinco De Mayo
Saturday May 5th

$2 Tacos 2 - 7pm

Kentucky Derby 7pm

Music Sat Night
BrumbleTones 9pm



181 Lake Ave., Worcester, MA 01604

Those Guys
Saturday May 12th
9pm
Music - Those Guys
NO COVER

181 Lake Ave., Worcester, MA 01604

Let It Bleed
Saturday May 19th
9pm
Music - Let It Bleed

NO COVER

181 Lake Ave., Worcester, MA 01604

Kick Off The Summer
Sunday May 27th
3pm
Music -
Everybody Wants Some

Gourmet Grilled Pizza and more by Central Mass Locavore


181 Lake Ave., Worcester, MA 01604

Pitch
Monday Nights


7:00 PM

Karaoke Night
Friday Nights

May 11th

May 25th

9:00 PM

Taco Tuesdays!

Come down and get a taco and an ice cold beer with Melissa Peterson!

Tuesdays
2 - 6 PM
  MCL May News 2018
You don’t 
Join The Marines.

You Become One.
Commandants Message
  W e are now into May, it looks like the warmer weather is here to stay (finally). The new docks are in and the boats are slowly starting to arrive. I would like to thank all those that helped build and install the docks. They are rock solid and look great. I know we did not have the best weather to be doing construction outside but the end product is great. 

 May brings Memorial Day one of our busiest weekends for details, we will need as many that are able to participate. Contact Richard Duffy for details. The full list is posted on the bulletin board in the club and will be sent out again at a later date.

 With summer fast approaching we are in the set up phase for the "Summer Bash". Mark your calendars for July 14 we have a great line up of bands set up already. I would like the list of volunteers set by the end of the month for logistical reasons

 We are looking for a new bar manager, as well as experienced bartenders to fill in shifts and double cover on busy bands.

Fortes Fortuna Juvat
Semper Fidelis 

Commandant
Jack Schuster
Memorial Day Events in Worcester
Water Ceremony
Sunday, May 27th 2018
2pm @ Elm Park

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Hope Cemetery
Monday, May 28th 2018
9am

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Wreath Laying Ceremony
Monday, May 28, 2018
Mass Vietnam Veterans Memorial
11am @ Green Hill Park

Now Taking Reservations
3rd Annual MCL Golf Tournament
S pring is just around the corner. Time to take out the clubs and mark your calendars for our 3rd Annual Worcester Marine Corps League Golf Tournament. Once again we will be having our tourney at the beautiful Holden Hills Country Club on Friday June 22nd. Please click this link below for more information and the reservation form.

Commandant of the Marine Corps. General Robert B. Neller is presented with the Worcester MCL official coin by our own Captain Dan.

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The Mass Vets Advisor
Benefitting Veterans and Their Families

Marine Members

 Monthly Meeting
Monday May 21st at 1900,
Lt Powers Hall.
(Meetings are always the
3rd Monday of the Month)

E-Board Meeting
Thursday May 10th at 1900


Scholarship Purpose,
Eligibility, and Requirements

Purpose
To grant scholarships to qualified applicants who are pursuing full time undergraduate or technical training at a recognized institution.

Eligible Sponsors
Members in good standing of Marine Corps League Worcester Detachment 144.
Sponsors must be active and attend a minimum of four monthly meetings of the Worcester Detachment 144 in scholarship award year.

Eligible Recipients
Member, spouses, children, grandchildren and greatgrandchildren of the sponsor.
The sponsor’s stepchildren are also eligible. 

Requirements
Applications will only be dispensed to sponsors attending a Worcester Detachment 144 monthly meeting.
Completed applications must be returned by September 1st.
If selected you must provide proof of enrollment (Verification Form) from you or your school and returned by November 15th.

Awards
$200 annually for a maximum of four years.
Years need not be consecutive years.
Checks are usually mailed in mid December.
Millions more vets to be able to shop at exchanges online
Honorably discharged veterans could be able to shop online at military exchange websites as early as Veterans Day, barring any objections from Congress.
The change in Defense Department policy would open up online exchange shopping privileges to about 18 million more people. It won’t apply to shopping at brick-and-mortar exchange stores.

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