MacDill Free Day – Tampa Bay History Center

April 17, 2016 – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of MacDill Air Force Base with free admission to the History Center during MacDill Day, Sunday, April 17. Presented by the Tampa Yankees Foundation, military families and the general public will receive free admission to the History Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Learn about the history of MacDill with WWII-era reenactors, displays of MacDill artifacts and, check out the new MacDill exhibit in the History Center’s War Stories gallery.
Guests will also get free Tampa Yankees give-aways and meet Blue, the Tampa Yankees’ mascot.
For more information, call 813-228-0097.

NOTE: PARKING IS NOT INCLUDED WITH FREE ADMISSION TO THE THIS EVENT.

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Run for the Roses – Kentucky Derby Watch Party – May 7th @ 4:30

Run for the Roses: The Kentucky Derby Party is Tamp Bay’s premier social event highlighting the most glorious two minutes in sports.

Come dressed to impress in your best silk, satin and seersucker at the ultramodern Aloft: Tampa.  Hats and heels are encouraged!

Each $35 ticket includes one drink, endless appetizers and a raffle ticket, plus all proceeds will benefit the 2016 Navy Birthday Ball!

Drink specials, delectable appetizers and prizes will also be available.

Odds are, this is an event that you don’t want to miss.

Visit our Facebook page (Run for the Roses Event Tickets) to reserve your position!

2015-2016 Scholarship Application time is running out!

Time is running out to apply for the 2015-2016 Navy League Foundation Scholarships. Annual scholarships are given to high school seniors who will attend college in the fall. Only available to children and grandchildren of former members of the Sea Services and those currently serving as well as members of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps, scholarships are awarded for four years and provide an award of $2,500.00 per year.

For more information and applications, click here: http://navyleague.org/programs/scholarship.html

US Navy League – Florida Region

The Florida Region Meeting was held in Tampa on Feb 7th.  Sarasota-Manatee Council President Tim Rocklin received the Florida Region President of the Year award.  The guest speaker for the event was Rear Admiral Mary M. Jackson, Commander Navy Region Southeast.