Marine Corps Coordinating Council
Houston - Galveston

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MCCC Monthly Meetings

241st Birthday Celebration at the VA Hospital Nov. 5
241st Marine Corps Birthday Ball Nov. 12th


MCCC Monthly Meetings

The next meeting of the Houston-Galveston Area Marine Corps Coordinating Council will be the last Tuesday of the month at 1800 hours. The location of the meeting will be at Bayland Park Community Center, located at 6400 Bissonnet St Houston, TX. If you have problems finding Bayland Park Community Center, you can reach the front desk at (713) 541-9951.                                RETURN

241st Birthday Celebration at the VA Hospital

We will have a Marine Corps Birthday Cake Cutting Ceremony at Veteran's Hospital, Sunday afternoon Nov 5, from 1:00 to 3:00pm It will be in the auditorium on the fourth floor of the hospital. The ceremony is attended patients at the hospital and visitors are invited to attend. If you have any questions, See Attached Flier.                                 RETURN 

 241st Marine Corps Birthday Ball Nov. 12

This year the Marine Corps Coordinating Council of Houston Galveston will sponsor the 241st Birthday Ball to commemorate the birthday of the United States Marine Corps. The Ball will take place on Saturday, 12 November 2016 at the Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport, 9100 Gulf Frwy, Houston, TX 77017. The festivities will start with a social hour at 1800. The Bagpipes of the Houston Highlanders Pipes and Drums will lead us into the dining area for the Cake Ceremony promptly at 1900, and dinner and dancing will follow. NITEBEAT will provide the music for dancing until midnight. We very much hope that you will be able to join us for this celebration.

Marine Corps Birthday Ball Tickets
Tickets are $75.00 each, $750.00 for a table. The Ticket Registration Request attached must be filled out and sent to Sgt Cris Martinez at <> or Marine Corps Coordinating Council, 9807 Waving Fields Dr., Houston, TX 77064 or phone 281-671.4374. Accommodations will be available at the Marriott Hotel room rate with breakfast for 2 adults and free parking is $85.00 +tax. To make a reservation contact Rooms are available, contact the Houston Marriott South and ask to reserve a room for the the US Marine Corps Ball for November 12th 2016, call 713-943-7979 or contact HOTEL ROOM
Book By November 10, 2016. We are expecting a large crowd this year so you should purchase your ticket as early as possible. For additional information on the Birthday Ball, please visit our website at <>.

Sponsor a Marine
We are looking for interested parties to sponsor a Marine's attendance at this year's Birthday Ball. We have a number of deserving young Marines just starting out in their Marine life that without your generosity, will not be able to attend this year's Ball. If you would like to sponsor a Marine, please complete the Sponsorship Card attached and return it and your contribution to Marine Corps Coordinating Council, 9807 Waving Fields Dr., Houston, TX 77064. As a sponsor, your name will appear in the Commemorative Program that each attendee receives at the Ball. The Marine Corps Coordinating Council is a 501c(19) organization so all contributions are deductible.

Business or Personal Ad in the Souvenir Program
If you or your organization would like to purchase an ad in the Souvenir Birthday Ball Program fill out the Program Ad Agreement attached and submit it to Marine Corps Coordinating Council, 9807 Waving Fields Dr., Houston, TX 77064. Contact Sgt Cris Martinez <> or or phone 281-671.4374 or see our web page for information. The ad must be submitted prior to October 30.

Birthday Ball Flier
The attached Birthday Ball Flier FLIER#1 may be posted or passed out to inform other Marines about the Marine Corps Coordinating Council's 241st Marine Corps Birthday Ball.                                 RETURN

Birthday Ball Sponsors
You are invited to be a Sponsor of the Marine Corps Coordinating Council Houston - Galvaston Birthday Call. See Attachment 1, Attachment 2, and Attachment 3.


The 2016 Christmas Celebration will be on Sunday Dec 11th at 1500 to 1900 at Ninfa's Mexican Restaurant Gulf Freeway at Monroe. The admission this year is $22.00 plus a TOY for a Christmas Gift. This is another wonderful family affair so bring everyone. We are planning to have some casual time before the meal and then some fun, we will tell stories and show souvenirs from our time in the Third Marine Division and some Christmas music after the meal. For more information see The MCCC web page or contact Steve Waldner 281-992-4419. <>                                 RETURN




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