EVENT LISTINGS as of August 4, 2017

This list is published weekly with new content. For more information about events, including enlarged flyers, visit our website.  Be sure to post your event directly on our website at http://www.patriotconnections.org and they will be included in this list, website, Facebook and Twitter.

 

09/07/2017 - 10/20/2017 - Vision in Black and White:  12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Call for Artists to participate in Visions in Black and White art show and auction.  All types of hanging art done in black and white is welcome.  Professional and amateur artists are invited to participate.  Submit a digital image by the end of September and physical images delivered by October 7, 2017. The prospectus is available on our website at www.ProjectHelp.us on the Events page or by calling Sandy at 973-875-2068 or email to Sandy@mitchellclan.com No fees to participate and share in the auction proceeds from the sale of your art. Visions in Black and White is a fundraiser for Project Help, a 501c3 charity, whose mission is to support veterans and their families in times of need.       , , ,


09/25/2017 - 10/20/2017 - Philadelphia Police Accepting Applications:  All Day
Great news! The application drive for Philadelphia Police Department will start on September 25, 2017 to October 20, 2017. Requirements are High School Diploma or Equivalent and must be 22years old on the date of appointment .There is no age cap . Send to my email edward.savage@phila.gov your full name and phone number. I will keep you up to date on further information. Again, If you have any questions about the process you can email me. The web site to apply is www.JoinPhillyPD.com. Let’s work together to build you a successful career. Contact: P/O Edward Savage Recruiter/Veteran Rep. Follow us on Tweeter @PPDRECRUITING.   , , ,


09/29/2017 - 12/31/2017 - Fundraiser UNFURLED:  All Day
  ~ Professionally printed 18 x 24 ~ Hand signed & numbered (limited to 100) ~ $100 per print (unframed) ~ first class mailing included ~ ALL Proceeds to benefit the USO of SJ/PA   The USO runs 5 centers in the SJ/PA area, manned by over 250 volunteers. The PHL center runs 24/7/365 serving over 85,000 traveling troops, military families and retirees per year.   CONTACT Lisa Quanci at  856~357~6164 heylisabee@gmail.com   ~ Professionally printed 18 x 24 ~ Hand signed & numbered (limited to 100) ~ $100 per print (unframed) ~ first class mailing included ~ ALL Proceeds to benefit the USO of SJ/PA   The USO runs 5 centers in the SJ/PA area, manned by over 250 volunteers. The PHL center runs 24/7/365 serving over 85,000 traveling troops, military families and retirees per year.   CONTACT Lisa Quanci at  856~357~6164 heylisabee@gmail.com , , ,


09/29/2017 - 12/31/2017 - USO fundraiser UNFURLED:  All Day
UNFURLED” by Lisa Brandinelli Quanci ~ Professionally printed 18 x 24 ~ Hand signed & numbered (limited to 100) ~ $100 per print (unframed) ~ first class mailing included ~ ALL Proceeds to benefit the USO of SJ/PA   The USO runs 5 centers in the SJ/PA area, manned by over 250 volunteers. The PHL center runs 24/7/365 serving over 85,000 traveling troops, military families and retirees per year.   CONTACT Lisa Quanci at  856~357~6164 heylisabee@gmail.com , , ,


10/16/2017 - Vets4Warriors 5k run/walk:  8:00 am
Dogs and children welcomed! Sign up today and get a free T-Shirt!! Help support our veterans and military!!! 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸 Details email  ingrid.minacapelli@gmail.com Rutgers Stadium, 1 Scarlet Knight Way, Piscataway , Middlesex


10/16/2017 - Margin of Victory:  6:00 pm
American Legion, Benjamin Franklin Post #405 is honored to have as its guest speaker on Monday October 16, Douglas Macgregor, a decorated combat veteran, the author of five books, a PhD and the executive VP of Burke-Macgregor Group LLC, a defense and foreign policy consulting firm in Reston, VA. He was commissioned in the Regular Army in 1976 after 1 year at VMI and 4 years at West Point.  Macgregor retired with the rank of Colonel in 2004.   He is widely known in military circles inside the U.S., Europe, Israel, China and Korea for both his leadership in the Battle of 73 Easting, the U.S. Army’s largest tank battle since World War II, and for his ground breaking books on military transformation. In 28 years of service he taught at West Point, commanded the 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry, and served as the Director of the Joint Operations Center at SHAPE in 1999 during the Kosovo Air Campaign.  He was awarded the Defense Superior Service medal for his role in the Kosovo Air Campaign. Since leaving the Army, Macgregor has worked as a consultant to advise a host of individuals and organizations including the Office of the Secretary of the Navy, the Joint Staff, Bell Laboratories, and Raytheon Corporation on issues ranging from strategic roadmaps to the integration of disruptive technologies. He has testified as an expert witness before congress and appeared on Fox Business, PBS News Hour, the BBC, CBC, RT, and CNN.   When: Monday, October 16 with a reception at 6:00 pm and program at 6:30 PM;   Dress: Business Attire Philadelphia Union League, 140 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA


List published August 4, 2017 – Be sure to check our website for updated lists, submit your event and sign up on our email list. For questions or comments, contact Sue Quinn-Morris at squinn9807@aol.com or call 856-495-7270