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THE AMERICAN LEGION

DEPARTMENT OF WISCONSIN

2019 Department Convention


THE AMERICAN LEGION
DEPARTMENT OF WISCONSIN

2019 DEPARTMENT CONVENTION

 

 

 

 

 

JOIN US SATURDAY NIGHT FOR A CHANCE TO WIN MVP DECK TICKETS TO SEE THE GREENBAY PACKER VS HOUSTON TEXANS!
To register for a chance to win 2 tickets in the MVP Deck to see the Green Bay Packers take on the Houston Texans on August 8 at Lambeau Field go to http://bit.ly/2019PACKTIX

This contest is open to veterans with membership in the Wisconsin American Legion. The 35 winners will be randomly drawn at 8:30 PM at the Saturday, July 20th Legion Conference Bash in Middleton, WI - must be present to win. Tickets have been generously donated by WPS Health Solutions.

July 17-21, 2019

Madison Marriott West
1313 John Q. Hammons Drive
Middleton, WI 53562

REGISTRATION FORM

Or REGISTER ONLINE
(use this site to pre-pay for the Saturday evening event)
(There is a small convenience fee to use this site)

Alternate Host Hotel Announced!
Baymont Inn & Suites
8102 Excelsior Dr
Madison, WI 53717
(about 2 blocks)
608-831-7711
Group Name: WI American Legion
$95.00/night includes Continental Breakfast. Cut off for rooms is 6/21/19 or when full
OR

HOTEL LISTINGS
Updated with more hotels and prices on April 15, 2019

Pre-Convention Requirements

EXHIBITS

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

SCHEDULES

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17TH

Move in Day! - Department Staff make preparations for the exciting weekend- At around 4:00 PM join us for a picnic welcoming the Commander's Legacy 100 Ride as they complete their 3 day ride to raise awareness and funds for Camp American Legion's American Legion Family Cabin.

THURSDAY, JULY 18TH
(changes made 5/28/19)

Department Standing Committee Meetings 7 AM-1 PM
Department Executive Committee Meeting at 4 PM

FRIDAY, JULY 19TH
(changes made 5/28/19)

District Caucus A member of ALL POSTS should attend your District Caucus to retrieve your manuals/materials needed for the upcoming year.

Blood Drive Help reach our annual blood drive goal by donating at convention (you can only donate every 56 days, so do not donate after May 24, 2019 in order to donate at convention)

Convention Session 9:00 AM Enjoy engaging speakers and award presentations (watch this site for updates)

Convention Committees 2:00 PM Witness the future of the organization as these committees review and vote on resolutions. (If you wish to represent your District on these committees, attend your District Spring Conference)

Hospitality Rooms Join your candidates for Department Offices at their hospitality rooms for food, drink and commeraderie.

SATURDAY, JULY 20TH
(changes made 5/28/19)

Legion Election Delegates from each post will vote on the 2019-2020 Officers. (Note: due to voting registration closes at 10 AM on Saturday)

Convention Session 9:30 AM Enjoy engaging speakers and award presentations (watch this site for updates)

Church Services 5:00 PM Attend either the Catholic or Portestant service.

Saturday Evening Event Join us for a fun evening which will include the introduction of the new Legion Family Leadership, Membership recognition and Musical Entertainment by

It Don't Matter plays a variety of music from modern country to Fleetwood Mac and everything in between. If you enjoyed the Midwinter show,
YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THESE AMAZING MUSICIANS. 

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!

SUNDAY, JULY 21ST

Memorial Service 8:00 AM Join the Legion Family for a Memorial Service to remember those unable to be with us.

Installation Ceremony Join us for the installation of the new Department Officers

Post Convention DEC The newly elected DEC will meet for a brief meeting

DISTRICT COMMANDER'S AND ADJUTANT'S PRE-CONVENTION PACKET

Cover Letter

Convention Committee Appointments

Ballot Clerk Certification Form

Department Assistant Sergeant at Arms

Department Standing Committee Appointment

Standing Committee Application

OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES

 

 


 



 

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