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11/23-24/2019 - The Lincoln Land Leathernecks will begin their "Trees for Troops" fundraisers at the Daniken Tree Farm located on Highway 140 in Greenville, IL. One can purchase a Christmas tree for an active duty military family for a $25.00 donation. These trees are delivered by FedEx normally around the 2nd week of December. Last year over 300 trees were donated to active dury families.
The "Trees for Troops" fundraiser will continue on the following weekends - November 29, 30 and December 1st, December 7th and 8th, December 14th and 15th. Donations for a tree/trees can be mailed to: Lincoln Land Leathernecks #1174 1103 Haas Rd., Trenton, IL 62293-2117.
The Detachment will also be operating a Food Stand and Santa will be aboard on the above dates. Feel free to bring an unwrapped toy for the "Toys for Tots drive.
11/28/2019 - Have a wonderful thanksgiving.
12/07/2019 - Please take time to reflect on National Pearl Harbor Day of Remembrance and attend a Remembrance service near you as your circumstances may permit.
12/22-30/2019 - Hanukkah - The Jewish Festival of Lights
12/25/2019 - Christmas
12/26/2019 to 1-1/2020 - Kwanzaa
1/1/2020 - Happy New Year to all and wishes for a most productive and safe year.
3/21-22/2020 - The Department will be hosting 3rd Staff at a location to be determined. Room rate TBA. Cut-off date is February 22, 2020. Pre-staff meetings will be on Saturday including Budget and Audit. Third Staff will take place on Sunday March 22, 2020.
6/17-21/2020 - Department Convention will be held at the Magnuson Grand Hotel and Conference Center in Carlinville, IL (Exit 60 off I-55) site of the 75th Department Convention. Room rate will be $69.50 + 10% tax = Total $75.45 per night. Cut-off date is May 20, 202 Call 1 217 324-2100 to reserve rooms. Amenities include Restaurant on site and will be open for Breakfast (complimentary), lunch and dinner. Also available is a Bar, indoor pool, business center, fitness center and a great outside area.
11/10/2020 - The 245th anniversary of the founding on our beloved United States Marine Corps shall be celebrated around the world as Marine gather in every clime and place. Please check the Marine Corps Birthday Page for celebrations available.
11/11/2020 - Please take time to reflect and honor all Veterans past, present and future on this Veterans Day. A "Thank You" to a vet and a "It was my honor to serve" as a response says it all. The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month should never be forgotten.
8/9-13/2021 - The National Convention will be Held in Springfield, IL at the Wyndham Springfield. Please keep checking for updates as they occur. Any Dogs seeking to advance to the next degree, must report on Sunday August 8th. Remember to bring a copy of your elevation form with you.
To contact The Illinois Marine: The Illinois Marine 1005 Prairie St. St. Charles, IL 60174 Phone: 630 564-1804 fax: 630 377-9638