The Purple Heart Ccremony will be held Saturday, February 11, 2017, 11:00am at the Citrus County Auditorium, 3610 S. Florida Avenue, Inverness, FL.
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2017 Calendar of Events
as of January 08, 2017
January 14 Flanagan Foundation dinner (Event)
February 18 Military Order of the Purple Heart (Event)
March 18 Ft. McCoy picnic (Event)
May 27-29 Rolling Thunder XXX (Event)
May 29 Fallen Heroes Monument name reading (Event)
June 24 Rolling Thunder FL7 golf tournament (Event)
September 15 National POW/MIA Recognition Day
September 15-17 The Ride Home (Event)
September 16 VFW 10087 golf tournament
November 11 Veterans Day parade Inverness (Event)
December 9 Rolling Thunder FL7 Christmas party
December 16 Wreaths Across America – Bushnell (Event)
This list does not include last minute additions, such as Operation Welcome Home, other local runs and benefits, and anything else that might arise with short notice.
Just a quick a reminder that Saturday, December 17, 2016, RTFL7 will be meeting at the Citrus County Fairgrounds with doors closed/kickstands up at 8:30am for Wreaths Across America at the Florida National Cemetary at Bushnell.
Friday July 1, 2016 at American Legion Post 155.
Dinner at 5PM (French Dip & Fries for $6.00). Program at 6PM.
A Welcome Home for:
CTT1 Harry C. Hall US NAVY and Cpl Kenneth Arnold US MARINE
Hope to see you all there
OPERATION WELCOME HOME
Sunday, May 29, 2016,
Fallen Heroes Monument, Bicentennial Park, Crystal River, 5:00pm – 7:00pm. Arbor Trails food truck will be there. I’m told they delicious fish tacos. Some ice cream thing will be there too. At 6:30pm the names of the 68 fallen heroes from Citrus County will be read aloud.
Monday, May 30, 2016
Fero Memorial Gardens, Beverly Hills, 10:00am for Memorial Day services. It was confirmed today that RTFL7 will be on the program as a participating organization.
Hope to see many of you out there for these events. Ride/drive safely.
We will be meeting on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Capital City Bank (Intersection of Hwy 41 & Citrus Springs Blvd (the one by the fountain)) @ 9:15am and departing at @ 9:30am to head over to the VFW Veterans Village in Ft McCoy.
16th ANNUAL PICNIC SATURDAY MARCH 19TH
At the VFW VETERANS VILLAGE
TICKET DONATION $10.00
Closest to the Pin
Raffles and more…
Aaron A Weaver Chapter 776’s annual Purple Heart Ceremony honoring Citrus County’s fallen heroes and wounded warriors will be 11 a.m. Saturday, February 20, 2016 at the Citrus County Auditorium at the Fairgrounds, 3610 S. Florida Ave., Inverness.
RTFL7 members and guests will gather at the McDonalds (Hwy 41 in Inverness) to ride over as a group to the Ceremony. Meet at 10:00am with Kick Stands Up / Doors closed at 10:15am.