Welcome to the Hampton Roads Moose Legion #199

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The Hampton Roads Moose Legion #199 is a collection of ten Virginia area Moose lodges. Moose Legion's goal is to provide an outlet for Moose members who aspire to provide greater support and service to the Moose fraternity. If you are interested in finding out more about what the Moose Legion does, please contact a member in your lodge today!

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Board of Officers

Hampton Roads Moose Legion #199 Board of Officers for 2017 - 2018
Position Name
Secretary George "Gary" Jacobs
5420 Princess Anne Road
Virginia Beach, VA. 23462
(757) 478-4558
Fax: (757) 499-0712
President Mike Raiford
Vice President Roger Beinfield
Chaplain Don Bailey
Financial Director Billy Fiest
Fraternal Director Jeff Gilliam
Jr. Past President Ronald Kitchen
Appointed Officers
Sargent at Arms Wayne Woodcock
Asst. Sargent at Arms Marty Mills
Committee Chairpersons
Membership Roger Benfield
Membership Retention Ronald Kitchen
Moose Legion Michael Raiford
Audit Committee Billy Britt
Ritual Robert Calaway
Housing Ike Burlingame
Registration Ike Burlingame & Gary Jacobs
Program Books Ron Kitchen

Ritual Staff

The Hampton Roads Moose Legion #199 has a rich history participating in the Moose Legion Conferral Ritual. At each Moose International convention there is a Moose Legion Ritual competition. The Ritual team participates by memorizing the section of the Conferral Ritual and repeats it without mistake during the competition. Virginia has a rich history of winning in these competitions.

Ritual Staff
Position Name
President Robert "Bob" Calaway
Orator Jeff Gillium
Faith Robert "Bob" Balazs
Hope Jimmy Ketron
Charity Mike Raiford
Loyalty Maury Carr

Participating Lodges

Hampton Roads Moose Legion #199 Member Lodges
Suffolk #141 South Norfolk #464 Exmore #683 Williamsburg #757
Gloucester #886 Portsmouth #898 Newport News #1119 Aragona Village #1198
Hampton #1514 Warwick #1711 - -

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Moose Legion #199 Meeting Schedule
Date Location/Info
Saturday, June 10, 2017 Hampton Moose #1514
Saturday, August 12, 2017 Portsmouth Lodge #898
Saturday, October 07, 2017 100 Year Gala at the Warwick Lodge #1711 *
Saturday, December 9, 2017 Newport News Lodge #1119
Saturday, February 10, 2018 Aragona Lodge #1198 (No lunch. no conferral 10:00am)
Saturday, February 15 - 17, 2018 Winter Celebration with Guest speaker Scott Hart **
Holiday Inn, Virginia Beach
Click to Download and Print the Winter Celebration Housing Reservation Form
Saturday, April 14, 2018 Warwick Moose Lodge #1711

Officers Meeting is at 10:00 am, Orientation is at 11:15 am, and General Membership meeting follows.

* We have Redskins vs Cowboys Football Game Raffle tickets to help with the expenses of our 100th Anniversary Gala; it includes 2 upgraded Game tickets at FedEx field on October 29, 2017, Bus transportation from Norfolk and Newport News, and a double occupancy room at the Hyatt hotel in Crystal City, all for just $5 per ticket. Need not be present to win or ride the bus. The drawing will be on October 7, 2017 at the Gala, winner will be notified immediately after the drawing. Call Gary Jacobs at 757-478-4558 for tickets or questions.

** We will be having a very special VIP at our Winter Celebration February 15-17, 2017; the Director General Scott Hart will be here helping us celebrate our 100th Year Anniversary. Please plan to attend. You can contact Ike Burlingame (Housing Chairman) for your reservations at 757-879-7615.

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Upcoming Events

03/31/2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
District 10 at Piney River
04/07/2018 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ODML Spring Celebration at Dinwiddie
04/08/2018 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
District 5 Meeting at Leesburg
04/08/2018 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
District 4 Meeting at Dale City
04/08/2018 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
District 1 Meeting at South Norfolk
04/08/2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
District #11 Meeting at Bassett
04/14/2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
District 9 Spaghetti Dinner at Manchester

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