Events

Old Guard in DC - 12/8/1927

~ 2020 ~

Old Guard Fixed Calendar

The following is a schedule of social, business functions and meeting of the Command as specified by the Constitution and By-Laws by the Old Guard and by custom:

Executive Committee Regular Meetings

Date:     First Wednesday of each month, with the exception of July and August recess or when conflicting with National holiday.
Time:    1730 hours unless otherwise specified.
Place:    Elk’s Lodge # 78, 1775 Montreal Rd., Tucker, GA unless a change is announced.

  • Regular Meeting: Wed 8     January  (1st Wed falls on New Year’s Day)
  • Regular Meeting: Wed 5     February 2020
  • Regular Meeting: Wed 4     March 2020
  • Regular Meeting: Wed 1     April 2020
  • Regular Meeting: Wed 6     May 2020
  • Regular Meeting: Wed 3     June 2020
  • No Regular Meeting in July or August – Command Summer Recess
  • Regular Meeting:   Wed   2     September 5 2020
  • Regular Meeting:   Wed   7   October 2020
  • Regular Meeting:   Wed   4   November 2020

Annual Business Meeting

  • Date:     December 2, 2020
  • Place:    TBD (Ansley Golf Club?)
    196 Montgomery Ferry Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30309
  • Time:     1800 hrs -2030 hrs
  • Dress:   Class A Uniform, Black Bow Tie or Mufti
  • Cost:      $TBD

Special Meetings and Events

Details of Various Other Activities and Observances planned during the year will be published in the Old Guardsman or disseminated via e-mail to the Command.

  •  R.E. Lee Birthday Dinner & Change of Command
    Sat 16 or 23 January 2021
    Details TBD
  • Annual AH Stevens Grave site Ceremony
    Saturday Feb 1st (rain date is Feb 8th)
    Ceremony time 11:00 at the grave site followed by lunch at a local restaurant
  • April Confederate Heritage Month Activities:
    • April Stone Mountain Parkmuster 11:00 am, service 12:00 pm
    • April 25, 2020 – Westview Cemetery – muster 10:00, service 11:00
    • ? April Color Guard Stone Mountain City Cemetery.
    • ? April Agnes Lee Chapter UDC, Decatur – Luncheon 10:30 – CMD
    • ? April 1400 UDC Marietta Confederate Cemetery. Old Guard    Color Guard
  • Memorial Day – May 25, 2020
  • June:  Commandant’s Reception – June 6, 2020 – 1:00 at the Southern Museum – Kenesaw
  • Independence Day – July 4, 2020
  • Veteran’s Day – November 11
  • Wreaths Across America – Confederate Section Marietta City Cemetery