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31 Jan 2015 - Tour and Wine Tasting

posted Dec 22, 2014, 8:25 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 13, 2015, 8:59 PM ]

Private tour and wine tasting, Paradise Springs Winery in Clifton, VA; 300PM (limit 20 people)

9 August 2014 - Picnic in Honor of Incoming 4th Classmen

posted Jul 28, 2014, 7:56 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:34 PM ]

The Citadel Club of Greater Washington (CCGW) will soon hold its annual picnic in honor of incoming 4th classmen, current Cadets, and their parents.

Here are the event particulars:

Who: All Cadets, incoming 4th classmen, their families, and friends of The Citadel are welcome.  Also, this is a great opportunity for incoming cadets to talk to current cadets about life at The Citadel and parents of current cadets are also available to confer with new Citadel Parents.
When: Saturday, 9 August 2014
Where: Anderson Park
Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Time: 12:00PM - 2:00PM

Also present will be area alumni that are eager to welcome these future members of our Long Gray Line and their families into "The Citadel Family."  Picnic fare will include hamburgers, hot dogs, soft drinks, and “all the fixins.”

Cost per person:
  • Incoming 4th Classman, Returning Cadets, and parents:  Free (compliments of the CCGW)
  • Alumni, alumni family & friends of The Citadel: $5.00/person (max charge $10/family)
  • Children 12 years and under:  Free

So get your reservations in!  Join us for a lot of fun and Citadel comradeship at this year's annual Citadel Club of Greater Washington Cadet Sendoff Picnic.

If you should need any further information, please visit our Citadel Club on the web: www.citadelnet.org/

Neil Couch
Citadel Class of 1982
President, Citadel Club of Greater Washington (CCGW)

3 May 2014 - CCGW Breakfast Meeting

posted Apr 16, 2014, 4:38 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:33 PM ]

Our May meeting will be a special event to acknowledge the service and sacrifice The Citadel family has made to protect our nation's freedom.  We will recognize one of our brothers, 1LT Russell Kaufmann (2006) as he receives the Bronze Star for combat service in Iraq during 2008.  See "Service and Sacrifice Invite" Word Document below for more details.

A $5 dollar donation to support The Citadel War Memorial Fund will be included in the price for breakfast. You may also make an online donation if you wish and are unable to attend the event

27 March 2014 - Corps Day Muster

posted Mar 3, 2014, 9:52 AM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:36 PM ]

The CCGW Distinguished Speaker for this year's Corps Day Muster is Major General John Cooper, USAF, Citadel Class of 1983.  The event will be hosted at the Springfield Country Club on 27 Mar 2014, 7 PM.

For details on payment, scroll to the bottom of this page.

In 1997 the Board of Directors of The Citadel Alumni Association adopted a resolution calling for a worldwide event to commemorate the establishment of The Citadel and to remember alumni of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets, who have passed away during the preceding year. The Muster is generally conducted on the birthday of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets, annually.

WHEN: Thursday, March 27th - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

WHERE: Springfield Golf and Country Club,  8301 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, VA 22152, phone: (703) 451.8600

The purpose of the Muster is to celebrate the founding of The Citadel 171 years ago and to honor all Citadel Alumni who passed on in the last year.

UNIFORM - Active duty and reserve military personnel are requested to wear the uniform: 
  • Army - Dress Blue
  • Air Force - Class A
  • Marine Corps - Dress Blue/White Bravo
  • Navy And Coast Guard - Service Blue
  • Civilians - Business Attire (Coat & Tie)
The Citadel is inviting ___ scholarship prospects for the class of 2018 and their parents from VA, MD, DE, and PA.  Substantial alumni attendance is important in demonstrating our enduring loyalty to The Citadel.

Bring your spouse or a friend to this moving event and share comradeship with your classmates.

The address of the Springfield Golf and Country Club is 8301 Old Keene Mill Road Springfield, Virginia 22152 . (703) 451.8600.

Cost is $35 per person for heavy hors d'oeuvres.  There will be a cash bar.

Contact Randy Brooks  '77 for further information: (703) 963 3258

Email: jrbrooks77@verizon.net


PayPal Payment Closes - March 24, 2014

 

OR follow the instructions below to pay by check and US Postal Service.

Cost is $35/person.

Make your reservation now by mailing your check to:
CCGW
PO Box 5752
Springfield, VA 22150

This is a PAY IN ADVANCE event.

Indicate your Citadel Class on the check and also MUSTER 2014.


Photos from 2013 Muster
Class of 82 at Muster
Class of 82

Class of 79 at Muster
Class of 79

25 March 2015 - Corps Day Muster

posted Mar 3, 2014, 9:52 AM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 13, 2015, 8:58 PM ]

The CCGW Distinguished Speaker for this year's Corps Day Muster is to TBD.  The event will be hosted at the Springfield Country Club on 25 Mar 2015, 7 PM.

For details on payment, scroll to the bottom of this page.

In 1997 the Board of Directors of The Citadel Alumni Association adopted a resolution calling for a worldwide event to commemorate the establishment of The Citadel and to remember alumni of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets, who have passed away during the preceding year. The Muster is generally conducted on the birthday of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets, annually.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 25th - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

WHERE: Springfield Golf and Country Club,  8301 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, VA 22152, phone: (703) 451.8600

The purpose of the Muster is to celebrate the founding of The Citadel 172 years ago and to honor all Citadel Alumni who passed on in the last year.

UNIFORM - Active duty and reserve military personnel are requested to wear the uniform: 
  • Army - Dress Blue
  • Air Force - Class A
  • Marine Corps - Dress Blue/White Bravo
  • Navy And Coast Guard - Service Blue
  • Civilians - Business Attire (Coat & Tie)
The Citadel is inviting ___ scholarship prospects for the class of 2018 and their parents from VA, MD, DE, and PA.  Substantial alumni attendance is important in demonstrating our enduring loyalty to The Citadel.

Bring your spouse or a friend to this moving event and share comradeship with your classmates.

The address of the Springfield Golf and Country Club is 8301 Old Keene Mill Road Springfield, Virginia 22152 . (703) 451.8600.

Cost is $40 per person for heavy hors d'oeuvres.  There will be a cash bar.

Contact Randy Brooks  '77 for further information: (703) 963 3258

Email: jrbrooks77@verizon.net


PayPal Payment Closes - March 20, 2015

 

OR follow the instructions below to pay by check and US Postal Service.

Cost is $40/person.

Make your reservation now by mailing your check to:
CCGW
PO Box 5752
Springfield, VA 22150

This is a PAY IN ADVANCE event.

Indicate your Citadel Class on the check and also MUSTER 2014.


Photos from 2013 Muster
Class of 82 at Muster
Class of 82

Class of 79 at Muster
Class of 79

2014 Officer Election

posted Feb 17, 2014, 9:07 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:35 PM ]

CCGW Election is now closed.  Please visit the Officer Election Page to vote for officers.

24 August - Picnic for Women's Soccer Team

posted Jul 29, 2013, 8:57 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:37 PM ]

Picnic for women's soccer team at Naval Academy Sailing Club  18:00

20 April - Group Trip to Baltimore: Orioles vs LA Dodgers

posted Mar 19, 2013, 7:07 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:36 PM ]

WHAT: Group trip to Baltimore Orioles vs LA Dodgers

WHERE: Camden Yards, time TBA   

We will be sponsoring Wounded Warriors from Walter Reed MC and are planning a meeting with Orioles catcher Matt Wieters, son of Richard Wieters '77.

Feb 8, Full Honors Burial for SGT Aaron Wittman '07

posted Feb 4, 2013, 7:13 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:34 PM ]

Full honors burial for SGT Aaron Wittman '07 (KIA in Afghanistan)

Feb 8, 1PM at Arlington Cemetery

2013 Corps Day Muster

posted Nov 27, 2012, 9:58 PM by Mat Polutta   [ updated Dec 22, 2014, 8:37 PM ]


Photos from 2013 Muster
Class of 82 at Muster
Class of 82

Class of 79 at Muster
Class of 79

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