Calendar

“Marines die, that’s what we’re here for. But the Marine Corps lives forever. And that means YOU live forever.”

the mythical GySgt. Hartman, USMC; portrayed by GySgt. R. Lee Ermey,
a Marine Corps Drill Instructor using his own choice of words in Full Metal Jacket, 1987

The detachment calendar is located below the Annual Meeting and Planning guide.

Please review the events listed.  Any the Webmaster has left out or failed to enter or enter correctly please let me know.  We all make mistakes some by not having the effort, some by mistake or just not knowing.  Let me know and I will enter it.wmodler@q.com

“Being a U.S. Marine is a lifetime commitment. My enlistment may have come and gone, but my pride and loyalty to the Corps and our core values remains eternal.”

Sgt J. Will

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Memorial Day at State Veterans Cemetery 10:00 am
Memorial Day at State Veterans Cemetery @ Memorial Day
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Detachment members will participate in wreath placement and ceremony starting at 10 am at cemetery. Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving, while Veterans Day celebrates the service of all U.S. military … Continue reading
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Vet’s Fishing at Stan’s – Spring Event 10:00 am
Vet’s Fishing at Stan’s – Spring Event @ Veteran's Fishing at Stan's Juniper Ranch
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Tuesday June 7th will be a fishing day at Stan Meholchick’s. He is seeking volunteers to pair-up with each Home resident who will be the for the day. Show time is 1000 – 1400. Please let Stan know if you can assist. Stan Meholchick … Continue reading
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TVD Board of Trustees Mtg 6:30 pm
TVD Board of Trustees Mtg @ Board of Trustees Meeting
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The December BOT meeting is cancelled due to annual Christmas Party same night. Special Date (one week early) due to calendar dates of BOT & Membership meeting. BOT Meeting The TVD Board of Trustees (BOT) will meet the second Thursday from … Continue reading
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Detachment Monthly Meeting 6:00 pm
Detachment Monthly Meeting @ The American Legion Hall
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The December Meeting is cancelled due to the annual Christmas Party. The monthly meetings are held at the American Legion Hall on 22 W. Broadway, in Meridian.  The 3rd Thursday of every month.  The meet and greet event starts at 6:30pm (1830) with the opportunity for camaraderie. … Continue reading
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Armed Forces Day
Armed Forces Day
May 18 all-day
Armed Forces Day
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Quinn’s Wives Coffee Klatch 8:30 am
Quinn’s Wives Coffee Klatch @ Quinn's Restaurant & Lounge
May 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Quinn's Wives Coffee Klatch @ Quinn's Restaurant & Lounge
As a special treat the third Saturday of every month is wives also, so lets have those ladies, the more the merrier! We at the Treasure Valley Detachment, Marine Corps League have a Coffee Klatch at Quinn’s Restaurant on Vista Avenue in Boise every … Continue reading
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Spring BBQ at the Home 10:00 am
Spring BBQ at the Home @ BBQ at Home
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Unit members prepare hambergers and hot dogs for Idaho State Veterans Home. Event prep starts at 10 am and finish serving cleanup at about 2 pm. Home car show and fundraising event. Special note:  Works best with 10 or more … Continue reading
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Coffee Wagon – May
Coffee Wagon – May @ Blacks Creek Rest Stop (West Side)
May 27 – May 29 all-day
Three shifts of at least two Marines and or wives. 7 am to 11 am 11 am to 3 pm 3 pm to 7 pm Rest Stop can be found at Longitude -116.1042 by Latitude 43.4784. Go out of town heading south on I-84 … Continue reading
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